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politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 5:28 PM

Keep COVID military vaccine mandate, defense chief says

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is making clear he wants to keep the military’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate in place to protect the health of the...

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 4:02 PM

Longtime Arizona GOP Rep. Jim Kolbe dies at 80

Jim Kolbe, who represented Arizona in Congress for more than two decades, has died

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 2:44 PM

New LA sheriff vows accountability, integrity for department

Los Angeles County, the nation's most populous, is getting a new sheriff

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 12:02 PM

Pentagon chief: US faces pivotal years in countering China

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin says the U.S. is at a pivotal point with China and will need military strength to ensure that American values, not...

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 10:58 AM

NY state health commissioner resigning to return to Harvard

New York’s state health commissioner will resign Jan. 1 after 13 months in the job to return to Harvard University’s T

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 9:41 AM

Turkish strikes on US Kurd allies resonate in Ukraine war

The Biden administration is toughening its language toward NATO ally Turkey

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 9:41 AM

British Museum reportedly in talks on Parthenon Sculptures

The British Museum has pledged not to dismantle its collection following a report that the institution’s chairman has held secret talks with...

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 7:34 AM

Estonia to buy US rocket artillery system in $200M deal

NATO member and Russia’s neighbor Estonia is boosting its defense capabilities by acquiring an advanced U.S. rocket artillery system

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 7:08 AM

Tennessee roads plan mulls toll lanes, electric car fee hike

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee is considering introducing express toll lanes on highways and tripling a fee for electric car owners as he looks for ways...

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 5:16 AM

Iowa caucuses, built on myth, lose place at head of the line

The Iowa caucuses and their outsize importance have largely been an exercise in myth-making

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 12:06 AM

Thousands protest in South Korea in support of truckers

Thousands of demonstrators representing organized labor marched in South Korea’s capital on Saturday to denounce government attempts to force...

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 12:05 AM

Rail workers say deal won't resolve quality-of-life concerns

Most railroad workers weren't surprised that Congress intervened this week to block a railroad strike, but they were disappointed because they say...

politics / Fri, Dec 2, 2022 11:34 PM

Molten lava on Hawaii's Big Island could block main highway

Many people on the Big Island of Hawaii are bracing for major upheaval if lava from Mauna Loa volcano blocks the quickest route connecting two...

politics / Fri, Dec 2, 2022 11:29 PM

Czech museum to return original Beethoven score to heirs

A musical manuscript handwritten by Ludwig van Beethoven is getting returned to the heirs of the richest family in pre-World War II...

politics / Fri, Dec 2, 2022 11:24 PM

EXPLAINER: Can Ukraine pay for war without wrecking economy?

Ukraine has won victories on the battlefield against Russia but faces a looming challenge on the economic front

politics / Fri, Dec 2, 2022 9:54 PM

Seoul arrests ex-top security official over border killing

South Korean prosecutors arrested the country’s former national security director over suspicions he engaged in a cover-up to hide details and...

politics / Fri, Dec 2, 2022 9:14 PM

CFP deja vu: TCU in third, Ohio State lurking and lobbying

TCU is third in the College Football Playoff rankings going into its last game before final four teams are set

politics / Fri, Dec 2, 2022 8:08 PM

Uvalde shooting victims seek $27B, class action in lawsuit

Victims of a Texas elementary school shooting are seeking a $27 billion class action lawsuit against city and state police, the city of Uvalde and...

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