(LONDON) -- South Africa has announced it is set to challenge a New York auction of dozens artifacts and personal items belonging to former South African president and anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela.The New York auction -- set for Feb. 22 -- comes following a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Apple will halt sales of new models of its smartwatch due to a patent dispute, the company announced on Monday.The move, which affects Apple Watch Series 9 and Apple Watch Ultra 2, centers on the devices' blood-oxygen sensor.In October, a federal... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Special counsel Jack Smith's team has asked the court to deny former President Donald Trump's request to halt all proceedings in the Jan. 6 case pending their appeal of District Judge Tanya Chutkan's presidential immunity order and urged the judge to do... Read More.
The SAG-AFTRA strike isn't even a day old yet, but Hollywood productions all over the world have already ground to a halt because of it.With Hollywood stars among the 160,000 members forbidden from working by Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists... Read More.
(KYIV, Ukraine) -- Russia could stage an explosion at the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant to halt Ukrainian advances on the battlefield, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy warned in a wide-ranging new interview with ABC News that was previewed on "World News with David Muir" on Thursday.Speaking... Read More.
(LONDON) -- An Iranian judiciary banned grape juicing at Tehran’s central fruit and vegetable market on Wednesday. Grape juicing refers to the process of making grape juice in Tehran. Residents buy large amounts of grapes ranging from 120-150 kilograms, which translates to almost 350... Read More.
(LINCOLN, Neb.) -- For the past three weeks, Nebraska State Sen. Machaela Cavanaugh has been on an endless run, speaking on the Senate floor on just about every topic: legislation, fish fries, Girl Scout cookies and the movie "Madagascar."The state's non-partisan, single-chamber legislature is... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A Supreme Court decision on Wednesday halted the looming rollback of the immigration restriction known as Title 42, preserving a controversial status quo at the southern border, which has seen record numbers of migrant encounters.The Title 42 restriction, which began during the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- With COVID-19 funding drying up and no fresh cash infusion from Congress, the Biden administration says it will suspend its offer of free at-home rapid tests through COVID.gov.The program will be put on pause later this week."Ordering through this program will be... Read More.
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- The Columbus teachers union has reached a "conceptual agreement" with its school board after three days of picketing.The Columbus Board of Education and the Columbus Education Association did not disclose terms of the deal.The CEA began its strike after a vote... Read More.
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- The Texas Supreme Court reversed the statewide halt on investigations into parents who provide gender-affirming care to their transgender children on Friday.However, the court also stated that the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is not legally obligated to investigate such... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Nationwide distribution of one of the last remaining monoclonal antibody treatments is being paused "effective immediately" since it has shown to be ineffective against the COVID-19 BA.2 subvariant now dominating every region of the country, an internal letter sent Tuesday afternoon from... Read More.