(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Supreme Court will allow one of the nation's top public schools to move forward with a new admissions policy that critics say has "racial balancing" at its core.The closely watched case from Fairfax County in northern Virginia involves Thomas... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A U.S. fighter aircraft shot down a missile fired toward an American warship from a Houthi-controlled area of Yemen, U.S. military officials said.The USS Laboon was fired on in the Southern Red Sea at about 4:45 p.m. on Sunday, U.S. Central Command... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden's re-election campaign is kicking off a new TV advertisement in the heat of the college football season, with the ad set to air during the University of Colorado Buffaloes and University of Southern California Trojans game Saturday.First shared with... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Kremlin has responded forcefully to the CIA launching an official channel on Telegram, the encrypted messaging app favored by Russians, featuring a dramatized video aimed at recruiting frustrated Russian civilians as spies.The video invites them to engage with the agency on Telegram... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House on Monday asked former Vice President Mike Pence to apologize for what it called a "homophobic joke" he made over the weekend geared at Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg."The former vice president's homophobic joke about Secretary Buttigieg was offensive and... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Friday signed legislation aimed at averting a nationwide rail strike while acknowledging that workers didn't get everything they wanted.Biden, speaking from the Roosevelt Room, said the bill "ends a difficult rail dispute and helps our nation avoid what... Read More.
Having already produced albums for Eddie Vedder and Ozzy Osbourne, Andrew Watt's adding another rock legend to his list of collaborators: Iggy Pop.The Godfather of Punk is releasing his next album with Watt's Gold Tooth Records, and the lead single, "Frenzy," is out Friday.... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Wednesday a mandatory safety standard for testing and labeling clothing storage units in an effort to curb deaths and injuries caused by wobbly furniture tipping over.The new standard is a significant upgrade to the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- With Hurricane Ian making landfall in Florida on Wednesday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D- Mass., and Rep. Adriano Espaillat, D-N.Y., pressed the Biden administration for details about a much-delayed housing program that they said was intended to be up-and-running by this hurricane season... Read More.