(PROVIDENCE, R.I.) -- Many U.S. cities are attempting to establish a reparations program in an effort to rectify economic disparity borne of slavery, and Providence, Rhode Island, is among the places moving forward with a plan.But the city's plan has drawn criticism over the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday pushed back against the White House's sharp criticism of him busing more migrants to Washington, D.C., over the weekend -- where they arrived outside Vice President Kamala Harris' home on Christmas Eve in subfreezing temperatures."The... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- Lt. Mariano Pargas, Uvalde's acting police chief during the Robb Elementary School mass shooting, has resigned from the department effective immediately in the wake of criticism over his actions during the massacre, Mayor Don McLaughlin said.He had been suspended pending an... Read More.
(FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla.) -- Florida GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis responded for the first time to former President Donald Trump's escalating criticism, telling the press: "All that's just noise."As he spoke at Fort Walton Beach High School on Tuesday morning, DeSantis was asked by... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Elon Musk, who acquired Twitter late last month, has already made dramatic changes: firing top executives, laying off half of the company's staff and forming a content moderation council that will review account reinstatements.However, the most consequential policy shift may be... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Budget Committee Chair Bernie Sanders said Sunday that he opposes eliminating the debt ceiling, the financial limit on the federal government that could produce fierce clashes if the GOP wins back one or both chambers of Congress in November's midterm elections."You... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- On the eve of the final Senate debate in Wisconsin, Democratic nominee Mandela Barnes pressed a new front in his fight against Republican incumbent Sen. Ron Johnson -- arguing that Johnson "can't be trusted" given his ties to the Jan. 6 push... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden's announcement Wednesday that he would cancel student loan debt for millions of Americans and extend a pandemic-era pause on repayments followed intense pressure from members of his own party and a barrage of criticism from Republicans.Despite having pledged to... Read More.
(JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia) -- Continuing his first visit to the Middle East as president, Joe Biden shared a fist bump Friday with Saudi Arabia's de-facto leader, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, ahead of their highly-anticipated meeting despite criticism around the Saudi Arabia stop.Biden is meeting,... Read More.
(BUFFALO, N.Y.) -- The 18-year-old suspect who allegedly gunned down 10 people in a mass shooting at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, on Saturday had, authorities say, an assault-style rifle, body armor, a tactical helmet -- and a small camera.The horror that followed... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As Dr. Mehmet Oz embarks on a bid for the U.S. Senate, the television star has largely shied away from discussing his ties to Turkey, where he maintains citizenship, and dismissed criticism from political opponents that he harbors any so-called "dual loyalties."But... Read More.