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politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 4:15 PM

Advanced anti-aircraft weapons head to Ukraine in 2 months

The Pentagon will deliver the first two advanced NASAMS anti-aircraft systems to Ukraine in the next two months, providing Kyiv with a weapon that...

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 4:11 PM

Puerto Rico seeks U.S. waiver as diesel dwindles after storm

Puerto Rico’s governor requested that the U.S. government waive a federal law to allow for more fuel shipments to the island amid concerns over a...

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 3:49 PM

Wisconsin's Johnson embraces controversy in reelection bid

Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson is leaning into controversy as he runs for his third term

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 3:44 PM

Millions of Americans will save on Medicare fees next year

For the first time in a decade, Americans will pay less next year on monthly premiums for Medicare’s Part B plan, which covers routine doctors’...

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 3:28 PM

$100M lawsuit filed over injuries suffered in police van

Lawyers for a Black man who was paralyzed in June when a police van braked suddenly has filed a $100 million lawsuit against the city of...

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 3:27 PM

McConnell backs post-Jan. 6 revisions to elections law

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell says he will “proudly support” legislation to overhaul rules for certifying presidential elections,...

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 3:26 PM

Virginia students protest Youngkin transgender policies

Student activists have walked out of class across Virginia to protest Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s proposed changes to the state’s guidance on...

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 3:22 PM

JetBlue CEO first witness in US lawsuit against 2 airlines

A trial is underway in the federal government's lawsuit aiming to kill a partnership between American Airlines and JetBlue Airways in the Northeast

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 3:21 PM

South Carolina likely won't make abortion rules stricter

South Carolina lawmakers have voted not to make changes to the state’s abortion laws after this summer’s U.S. Supreme Court decision

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 3:10 PM

Democrats unveil spending bill to finance gov't, aid Ukraine

Democratic lawmakers have unveiled a stopgap spending measure to finance the federal government through Dec. 16

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 3:10 PM

Idaho universities disallow abortion, contraception referral

Idaho universities are warning staffers not to refer students to abortion providers or emergency contraception because they could face criminal...

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 3:01 PM

VP Harris seeks computer chip partners in Tokyo

Vice President Kamala Harris will highlight a new U.S. law boosting support for computer chip manufacturing when she meets with Japanese...

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 2:56 PM

Jan. 6 panel delays hearing as Hurricane Ian aims at Florida

The House Jan. 6 committee has postponed a hearing scheduled for Wednesday as a hurricane hurtles toward the Florida coast

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 2:53 PM

Moscow patriarch: Russian war dead have their sins forgiven

The patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church says Russian soldiers who die in the line of duty in Ukraine have all of their sins forgiven

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 2:38 PM

Rail union that rejected deal signs new tentative agreement

A union that rejected its deal with the nation’s freight railroads earlier this month now has a new tentative agreement

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 2:13 PM

Ford to invest $700M, add 500 jobs at Louisville truck plant

Ford will invest $700 million mainly at its Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville, creating about 500 new jobs over the next four years

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 2:12 PM

Haaland: 'Traumatic' history shown in Brown v. Board schools

Interior Secretary Deb Haaland has joined House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn in visiting a rural South Carolina school that is now part of a National...

politics / Tue, Sep 27, 2022 2:05 PM

Live Updates: Russia-Ukraine War

Pro-Moscow officials say residents in one of the four occupied areas of Ukraine voted to join Russia in Kremlin-orchestrated referendums

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