(NEW YORK) -- Illinois, Florida and California had the largest total increases in the number of abortions performed in the first 15 months after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, according to data gathered in the WeCount report released by the Society... Read More.
On This Day, February 15, 1979…At the 21st annual Grammy Awards, Billy Joel won Record and Song of the Year for the love song “Just the Way You Are.”The track, written for Joel’s first wife and former manager, was the second single off his fifth studio album The Stranger, and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Earth may have already passed 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming and could be soon heading for 2 degrees of warming, researchers have found after studying sea sponges in the Caribbean.The study of 300 years of ocean temperature records kept preserved within... Read More.
(The Center Square) – A group of 22 Democratic attorneys general is urging a federal appeals court to allow the federal government to increase the minimum wage to... Read More.
(The Center Square) – The Washington State Transportation Commission on Monday approved increases to toll rates on the Interstate 405 express toll lanes and the State Route 167... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fifteen million Americans are under flood watch and eight million are facing winter and snow alerts Sunday as a coastal storm drenching the Northeast is predicted to downpour for most of the day.What’s falling from the sky depends on where you are... Read More.
On This Day, January 15, 1977…The Eagles landed their third #1 with their fifth studio album, Hotel California.The album spent eight nonconsecutive weeks in the top spot and went on to become one of the bestselling albums of all time, selling over 32 million records and being... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., doubled down on his support for Israel's campaign in Gaza and said he would not support funding for a future Palestinian state that would be run in part by either Hamas or the Palestinian Authority."Well, you got to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At least 15 people were killed and 24 were injured in a shooting at Charles University in Prague on Thursday, according to Prague's head of police.The suspect -- a 24-year-old student at the university -- was "eliminated," officials said. His body... Read More.
On This Day, December 15, 1967…The Who released their third album, The Who Sell Out, a concept album created to sound like a broadcast from one of the pirate radio stations that were popular in the United Kingdom in the mid-1960s. In addition to songs, it featured... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fifteen airmen have been disciplined -- including with removal of their command -- for failing to take proper action when they became aware of accused leaker Jack Teixeira's intelligence-seeking activities, according to a broad Air Force investigation released Monday.However, that watchdog... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Respiratory illness activity is elevated or increasing across most areas of the United States, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).In total, 15 states plus New York City are experiencing "high" or "very high" levels of... Read More.