(NEW YORK) -- A controversial bankruptcy plan involving OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, which would shield the Sackler family from litigation tied to the opioid crisis, moved forward Thursday. A federal bankruptcy court judge in White Plains, New York, allowed Purdue to begin soliciting support for... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Planning a party can be expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. Saba Lausch is the owner of Sparkle and Twine Parties, an event-decorating company in Illinois. Having been in business for years, she's an expert on event decorations of all kinds,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Republicans intend to send President Joe Biden a nearly $1 trillion counter proposal on infrastructure spending Thursday, the latest attempt to make progress toward a bipartisan compromise just days before the president's deadline. Biden has for weeks said that he needs to... Read More.
(DEARBORN, Mich.) --President Joe Biden pushed electric vehicles as part of his infrastructure plan and vision for a greener future from Dearborn, Michigan, on Tuesday and in pitching the ease of electric, gave the public a rare visual of a president behind a steering... Read More.
(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- The Oakland Athletics will start exploring the possibility of relocation, ESPN reports, with the blessing of Major League Baseball. The move could put pressure on local government officials to greenlight a new stadium project that has been in limbo for years. The team... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- On the 50th anniversary of Amtrak on Friday, President Joe Biden reflected on how the rail service had given him a second "family" and used the celebratory event to pitch his $2 trillion infrastructure plan, which would allocate $80 billion for the... Read More.
(LANSING, Mich.) -- Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer unveiled a reopening plan Thursday that will tie loosened restrictions to COVID-19 vaccination rate milestones, as the state starts to emerge from a surge in cases and hospitalizations. So far, nearly half of residents ages 16 and up... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is set to lay out his policy agenda and provide an update to the nation in his first address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday night. Biden gave a preview of his speech to ABC News' David Muir... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden will lay out the contours of his latest ambitious legislative proposal -- his "American Families Plan" -- in his address Wednesday night to a joint session of Congress, calling on lawmakers to pass what the White House is calling... Read More.
(HOUSTON) -- Houston Rockets CEO Tad Brown on Friday announced he will resign at the close of the season, ESPN reports. "It's time to move on, and it's time to take on other adventures that we're looking forward to," Brown said. "It's been the greatest... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Republicans unveiled a $568 billion infrastructure framework Thursday -- their answer to President Joe Biden's far more expansive $2 trillion package. The newly released GOP framework focuses exclusively on "core" infrastructure items like roads and bridges, broadband, airports, waterways, rails, ports and public... Read More.