Florida governor feuds with White House as COVID cases rise

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — It didn’t take much for the White House to set Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis off. As coronavirus cases rise across theRead More

Biden signs bill awarding medals to Jan. 6 first responders

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden paid tribute to law enforcement officers who responded to the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection by signing legislation Thursday toRead More

Senators wrapping up $1T infrastructure bill, voting ahead

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearing decision time, senators are wrapping up work on the bipartisan infrastructure plan and talks were underway Thursday to expedite consideration of the nearlyRead More

What Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s accusers felt, in their own words

NEW YORK (AP) — Violated, demeaned, humiliated, a horror movie: Those are some of the words 11 women used to describe how Gov. Andrew CuomoRead More

Cuomo faces calls for resignation from powerful Democrats in wake of AG report

   (CNN) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s remaining political support among top Democrats crumbled on Tuesday in the wake of a report that found he sexuallyRead More

White House touts more than 864,000 vaccinations in last 24 hours, highest rate since early July

(CNN) — The White House touted progress in vaccinations in recent days, noting that over the past 24 hours, the US recorded more than 864,000Read More

Graham says he’s told Trump to ‘speak up’ on COVID vaccines

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — As he recovers from a breakthrough infection of the coronavirus, Sen. Lindsey Graham said Thursday that he has urged former PresidentRead More

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Longtime AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka dies at age 72

WASHINGTON (AP) — Richard Trumka, the powerful president of the AFL-CIO labor union, has died at age 72, Democratic leaders said Thursday. News of hisRead More

Lawmakers give Cuomo deadline in impeachment probe

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — State lawmakers told Gov. Andrew Cuomo Thursday that their ongoing impeachment investigation is almost done and gave him a deadline ofRead More

Biden seeks to boost fuel economy to thwart Trump rollback

DETROIT (AP) — The Biden administration wants automakers to raise gas mileage and cut tailpipe pollution between now and model year 2026, and it hasRead More