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politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 4:22 PM

Biden, Cabinet visiting 20 states after State of the Union

President Joe Biden and his Cabinet will embark on a post-State of the Union “blitz” to visit at least 20 states next week to discuss his...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 3:48 PM

Chinese balloon high over US stirs unease far below

The Chinese balloon drifting high above the U.S. and first revealed over Montana has created a buzz down below among residents — and raised a...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 3:23 PM

Legal recreational pot sales begin for Missouri adults

Adults ages 21 and older now can legally buy marijuana for recreational use in Missouri

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 3:23 PM

A South Dakota Senate aide's allegation roils GOP politics

The South Dakota Senate has sanctioned a member who was accused of harassing a legislative aide

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 3:18 PM

Olympic echoes of boycott era as Ukraine vs IOC intensifies

A contest that could define the 2024 Paris Olympics is playing out 18 months before medals are awarded

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 3:16 PM

Treasury makes more electric SUVs eligible for tax credits

The Treasury Department said Friday it is making more electric vehicles — including SUVs made by Tesla, Ford and General Motors — eligible for tax...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 2:51 PM

El Salvador bets safety on incarceration; unveils new prison

When El Salvador began making mass arrests of people with suspected gang affiliations last year, President Nayib Bukele ordered the construction...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 2:27 PM

Alleged Islamic State sniper trial looks at foreign fighters

The ongoing trial of a U.S. citizen charged with serving as a sniper and weapons trainer for the Islamic State group is a reminder of the...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 12:09 PM

Pakistani troops kill 2 militants in raid near Afghan border

Pakistan's military says security forces have killed two insurgents during a raid of a militant hideout in a former Pakistani Taliban stronghold...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 11:16 AM

Satellite photos: Damage at Iran military site hit by drone

Satellite photos show damage to what Iran describes as a military workshop targeted by Israeli drones, the latest such assault amid a shadow war...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 11:02 AM

Spanish court: Amazon violated labor law with delivery app

A Spanish court says Amazon broke labor laws by forcing more than 2,000 delivery drivers to use an app that the company controlled for scheduling...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 10:40 AM

Microsoft: Iran unit behind Charlie Hebdo hack-and-leak op

After the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo launched a cartoon contest to mock Iran’s ruling cleric, a state-backed Iranian cyber unit...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 9:27 AM

Advocates: Black cops not exempt from anti-Black policing

The death of Tyre Nichols in Memphis stands apart from some other police killings because the young Black man was beaten by Black officers

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 8:56 AM

Dutch ministry won't appeal unlawful Afghan airstrike ruling

The Dutch government says it will not appeal a court ruling that Dutch forces unlawfully bombed a residential complex in Afghanistan in 2007,...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 7:31 AM

Ukraine may also get old Leopard 1 tanks from German stocks

Ukraine could add old Leopard 1 battle tanks from German defense industry stocks to deliveries of modern tanks that Germany and other governments...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 7:28 AM

Baltic leaders: Olympic boycott possible if Russians compete

The prime ministers of the three Baltic countries have urged the International Olympic Committee to ban Russian athletes from next year’s Paris...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 7:08 AM

Jailed leader of Greek far-right party faces election ban

Greece’s government is seeking to ban a far-right political party led by a jailed former lawmaker from participating in a general election later...

politics / Fri, Feb 3, 2023 7:07 AM

UK man admits treason over crossbow plot against queen

A man who was arrested in the grounds of Windsor Castle with a loaded crossbow has pleaded guilty to treason for planning to attack Queen Elizabeth...

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