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Native American nominee's grilling raises questions on biasThe confirmation hearing for Deb Haaland has raised questions about whether she's being treated differently because she is a Native American woman
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
FILE - In this April 14, 1999, file photo, F-16 Fighting Falcons sit on the tarmac at Luke Air Force Base in Glendale, Calif. The U.S. Air Force says it will be distributing bottled water until at least April to thousands of residents and business owners near Luke Air Force Base in suburban Phoenix in the latest case of fire firefighting foam from a military base contaminating a nearby community's water supply. (AP Photo/Ken Levine, File)
Water near Arizona Air Force base is tainted in latest caseThe U.S. Air Force says it will distribute bottled water until at least April to thousands of residents near its base in suburban Phoenix
The Associated Press43 minutes ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, file photo, supporters of President Donald Trump climb the west wall of the the U.S. Capitol on in Washington. Lies, misinformation and conspiracy theories related to the 2020 election are gaining traction among local, county and state Republicans, who are using their online platforms to disseminate many of the same dangerous messages that led to the violent insurrection at the Capitol last month. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
Some local GOP leaders fire up base with conspiracies, lies A faction of local, county and state Republican officials across the country is pushing lies, misinformation and conspiracy theories online that echo those that helped inspire the U.S. Capitol insurrection
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A vehicle rests on its side after a rollover accident involving golfer Tiger Woods Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., a suburb of Los Angeles. Woods suffered leg injuries in the one-car accident and was undergoing surgery, authorities and his manager said. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Tiger Woods transferred to LA hospital after surgeryTiger Woods has been moved to another Los Angeles hospital after undergoing surgery to his right leg after being badly injured in a car crash
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this June 4, 2002, file photo, Peter Gotti, center, is escorted out of the Waterfront Commission following his arrest in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Gotti, the brother of notorious Gambino crime boss John Gotti, has died while serving a federal prison sentence, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021. Gotti, 81, died of natural causes while incarcerated at the Federal Medical Center in Butner, N.C., said the person, who could not discuss the matter publicly and spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity. (Mike Albans/The Daily News via AP, File)
Gambino crime family's elder Gotti, Peter, dies in prisonThe brother of notorious Gambino crime boss John Gotti has died while serving a federal prison sentence, a person familiar with the matter has told The Associated Press
The Associated Press5 hours ago
UN sanctions top Houthi police official in Yemen's capital The U.N. Security Council has imposed sanctions on a top police security official in Yemen’s capital, which is controlled by Houthi rebels
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Feds: Bannon's pardon blocks prosecution, but not indictmentProsecutors say the indictment lodging fraud charges against ex-President Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon should not be dismissed despite his pardon
The Associated Press5 hours ago
US Airstrike Hits Syria Target Tied to Iran-Backed MilitiasPresident Biden ordered an airstrike in Syria on Thursday, after recent rocket attacks launched on US forces in Iraq. The target was a structure thought to be used for smuggling weapons by two Shia militias backed by Iran, CNN reports. The goal of the US attack was to hurt the...
Newser5 hours ago
This photo provided by the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control shows Brandy, a brown tabby cat, that was reunited on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021, with her owner, Charles, (he would only give his first name) after she went astray for 15 years, are seen together at the Palmdale, Calif., animal care center. The Los Angeles man adopted her as a 2-month-old kitten in 2005. Charles says he cried and Brandy purred in his arms. The brown tabby was found Sunday in Palmdale, about a half-hour's drive from where he lives. (Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control via AP)
Cat that vanished 15 years ago reunited with ownerA cat that went astray about 15 years ago has been reunited with its owner
The Associated Press5 hours ago
A Costco sign is seen on the wall of a new store in Ridgeland, Miss., Thursday, March 12, 2020. Costco will increase its starting wage to $16 an hour, surpassing most of its main competitors at a time when efforts to raise the minimum wage are gaining traction in the U.S. Costco CEO  Craig Jelinek announced the increase Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, at a Senate Budget Committee hearing, led by Sen. Bernie Sanders, to examine wages at major companies. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
Costco to raise starting hourly wage to $16; end hazard payCostco will increase its starting wage to $16 an hour, surpassing most of its main competitors at a time when efforts to raise the minimum wage are gaining traction in the U.S. Costco CEO  Craig Jelinek announced the increase Thursday at a Senate Budget Committee hearing, led by Sen. Bernie Sanders, to examine wages at major companies
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - This undated file photo provided by Taylor family attorney Sam Aguiar shows Breonna Taylor in Louisville, Ky.  In news reported on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, Louisville police have taken steps that could result in the firing of an officer who sought the no-knock search warrant that led detectives to the apartment where Taylor was fatally shot. (Courtesy of Taylor Family attorney Sam Aguiar via AP, File)
Kentucky Senate passes bill to restrict no-knock warrantsA bill that would limit the use of “no-knock” warrants has passed the Kentucky Senate unanimously
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Chief: No discipline for officer who shot protestor in faceOfficials say a Florida police officer who shot a woman in the face with a rubber bullet during a demonstration against police violence won’t face disciplinary action
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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