(WASHINGTON) -- The House Republican leadership standoff is stretching into a fourth day Friday after 11 failed votes so far to decide on a speaker over Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.Republican leader Kevin McCarthy is being stymied by a small group of hardliners. They are... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday will address her "future plans" in Democratic leadership, according to her spokesperson, a decision that will have a major impact on Democrats in their new position as House minority."Speaker Pelosi has been overwhelmed by calls from... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- At least fourteen of Donald Trump's handpicked candidates are projected to have lost their election bids, according to an ABC News count -- results that have some Trump aides concerned as the former president prepares for a "big announcement" regarding his potential... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Ian's winds weakened to 65 mph on Thursday morning, downgrading the system to a tropical storm as it moved over central Florida. The storm made landfall on Florida's west coast on Wednesday as a powerful Category 4 hurricane.Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Reserve escalated its fight against inflation this week, instituting a major rate increase and saying more will likely follow. The moves will cause a jump in the number of unemployed Americans by the end of next year, the central bank... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The wage gap that sees Black women earning less than white, non-Hispanic men can cost them as much as $2,000 per month, $23,000 per year and more than $900,000 over the course of a 40-year career, according to the National Women's... Read More.
(JACKSON, Miss.) -- People in Mississippi's capital are poised to lose running water for an undetermined amount of time, the state's governor said Monday night.A major pump at Jackson's main water treatment facility was damaged and the city has been using backup pumps, Gov.... Read More.
(HOUSTON) -- A Houston woman says the secret to her success in losing over 200 pounds was simply walking.Shenisha Armealine, 27, said she began walking in 2017, while at her heaviest weight of over 400 pounds.At the time, Armealine said she was not only... Read More.
(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- Vice President Kamala Harris gave a sobering look at the "unsettled" world students are heading into as she delivered the commencement speech at Tennessee State University on Saturday.The vice president discussed the Russian invasion of Ukraine, as well as the looming... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Losing weight can be hard and confusing, but a new study has found an easy way to help.Adding just one hour or more of sleep a night can help boost weight loss, according to the study published Monday in the journal... Read More.
(PHOENIX) -- Phoenix has announced forward/center Dario Šarić tore his ACL during game one of the NBA Finals Tuesday night. The team said he is out indefinitely. The injury happened late in the first quarter when Šarić drove the lane and his right knee appeared to... Read More.