Federal unemployment benefits ended this month, but millions of Americans that were cut off aren't flocking back to work. AOC blames childcare costs.
Congress could cost Americans $15 trillion and 6 million jobs if it doesn't raise the debt ceiling, Moody's says
If the government defaults on its debt, the resulting downturn would be similar to the 2008 financial crisis, Mark Zandi of Moody's said.
The San Francisco 49ers hacked their schedule to make their early games an extension of training camp, and it's paying off
The San Francisco 49ers started their season with two games on the East coast, and turned the road trip into a secret advantage for their team.
It looks like they’re giving up, but for politicians like Anthony Gonzalez, a party run by Trump is not worth fighting for.
"We cannot continue these hateful and xenophobic Trump policies that disregard our refugee laws," the Senate majority leader said Tuesday.
Over the past two years, China has punished Canada and Australia for actions that the Chinese deem objectionable — and in response, both countries have faced unjust detentions of their citizens and sudden, harsh trade barriers. Yet these two members of the Five Eyes intelligence alliance — which also includes the United Kingdom, the United States and New Zealand — have responded differently. That’s evident in the recent launch of the Australia/U.K./U.S. security pact called AUKUS, from which Canada is conspicuously absent. The agreement includes provisions to start consultations to help Australia acquire a fleet of nuclear-propelled submarines. Why was Canada...
The House approves a measure to avoid government shutdown and debt default, but McConnell is poised to torpedo it in the Senate
The passage of the bill does little to resolve the standoff between Democrats and Republicans as the US veers into a potential government shutdown.
The lawmaker is trying something new in electoral politics, getting people to pay to come see him. It’s working.
The internal campaign coincided with pleas from international leaders for the U.S. to do more to help lower-and middle-income countries secure initial doses.
A giant refugee camp in a Texas border town has created a humanitarian challenge.
Fewer than a dozen Republicans are expected to back the Senate-passed bill. (For now.)
This artist painted murals to challenge the Taliban after their last rule. Then the militants destroyed them, leaving him fearing for his life.
Omaid Sharifi's Artlords covered Kabul in murals promoting women's rights and social justice. Then the Taliban came back and painted over them.
President Biden took office with largely sympathetic treatment from the mainstream media, especially after the Capitol rioters tried to block his election just two weeks earlier. While being hit hard by the right, he got a long media honeymoon, thanks to some early successes, a unifying tone, and the mere...
ESPN revealed Tuesday Melanie Newman and Jessica Mendoza will become the first women to solely broadcast a MLB, NFL or NBA game for the network.
Morning Briefing: No place to put juvenile offenders; Eyewitness testifies in murder trial; Realmuto saves Phillies season
Good Morning. Here are some of the top stories from around the region. There’s a bit more humidity out there today and maybe a shower popping up later today. Expect the high to hit about 83 degrees. NEWS. Over the weekend, Delaware County ran out of options for juvenile detention...
On Tuesday, the North Port Police Department said it would start searching for Brian Laundrie again in the Carlton Reserve. This time coming in through the Venice, Florida side. The FBI is now the lead agency in the search for Laundrie, according to our news partners at WFTS-TV in Tampa.
How the Satanic Temple is using 'abortion rituals' to claim religious liberty against the Texas' 'heartbeat bill'
Texas’s controversial anti-abortion law known as the “Heartbeat Bill” went into effect at midnight on Sept. 1, 2021. Less than 24 hours later, the U.S. Supreme Court declared it would not block the law. In response, The Satanic Temple, a nontheistic group that has been recognized by the IRS as a religion, announced that it would fight back by invoking the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, or RFRA, to demand exemption from abortion restrictions on religious grounds. RFRA laws, which came into effect in 1993, restrict the government’s ability to burden religious practices. Like the Heartbeat Bill itself, The Satanic Temple’s efforts...