Biden, Progressive Leader Jayapal Meet With Agenda Hanging in Balance
An Illinois woman shot and killed a man who refused to give her a kiss, prosecutors say
Prosecutors said the woman shot the victim after he rejected her request and asked his girlfriend for a kiss instead, according to The Chicago Sun-Times.
Biden mourns loss of Colin Powell: 'He will be remembered as one of our great Americans'
President Joe Biden on Monday mourned the loss of Colin Powell, describing him as a "dear friend" and a dedicated public servant who broke barriers as the first Black US secretary of state.
Madame Tussauds opens museum in Dubai
London's renowned waxwork museum Madame Tussauds opened this week its first outpost in the Arab world in Dubai, which hopes to attract millions of tourists to Expo 2020. Dubai is counting on the six-month Expo 2020 Dubai -- which opened on October 1 after...
Supreme Court sides with police officers seeking 'qualified immunity' in two use-of-force cases
Police-reform advocates have called for an end to qualified immunity, arguing it insulates officers from accountability for wrongdoing.
California must keep public workers insured when they strike
A new law forbids any public entity in California from pulling health insurance from a worker who’s walked off the job, something critics say already is a federal protection.
Colin Powell, former secretary of state, dies of COVID-19 complications
North Carolina Democratic Rep. David Price won't run again
The Supreme Court Agreed to Hear Two Cases on Tribal Sovereignty. Here Is What’s at Stake.
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Colin Powell, Who Shaped U.S. National Security, Dies at 84
The New York Times
Toxic 'forever chemicals' are everywhere. The government is finally cracking down.
Human brains are not optimised to navigate cities, study finds
11-year-old driver, teen passengers caught with stolen guns after 110-mph chase: cops
New York Daily News
Biden plan puts chemical industry’s feet to the fire
Kidnap of US missionaries, families by 400 Mawozo gang in Haiti brings strife home to Ohio
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Poll: Just under half of voters support Trump running in 2024