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Do-it-yourself COVID treatments an evolving threat
Since the beginning of the pandemic, toxicologists across the country have reported an uptick in poisonings as more people have begun trying at-home COVID-19 remedies.
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Active storm pattern with cross country storms bringing heavy snow, wind, rain
An active weather pattern with several storm systems is moving through the country with heavy snow, damaging winds, severe thunderstorms and flooding rain.
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CPAC poised to score 1 for Trump in GOP civil war: The Note
With the GOP divided about its future, the biggest gathering of conservatives in the early days of the Biden presidency gets underway as a tribute to all things Trump.
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More than half of Americans want COVID-19 vaccine as soon as possible: Poll
An increasing number of Americans are anxious to get COVID-19 vaccines as the rollout continues, according to a new Kaiser Family Foundation poll.
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2 US Navy ships in Middle East facing COVID-19 outbreaks
Two U.S. Navy ships in the Middle East are experiencing COVID-19 outbreaks.
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McConnell says he'd support Trump if he wins 2024 nomination
Less than a month after excoriating Donald Trump in a blistering floor speech, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell now says he would “absolutely” support the former president again if he secured the Republican nomination in 2024
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House passes bill prohibiting discrimination against LGBTQ after days of debate
The House passed a bill that would prohibit discrimination against LGBTQ Americans after days of heated debate
US carries out airstrike against Iranian-backed militia in Syria
Structures were targeted in Al Bukamal, Syria.
US refugee agency for children at risk of maxing out capacity
The agency tasked with connecting unaccompanied children to relatives or sponsors in the U.S. is nearing maximum capacity to hold the children before they are resettled.
Texan files $1 billion class-action lawsuit over $9,000 electricity bill
One resident said her bill soared to $9,340 the week of the Texas storm.
First transgender nominee deflects inflammatory questions from GOP senator
A hearing for HHS nominee Rachel Levine, the first openly transgender person to be nominated for federal office, was historic.
Former USA gymnastics coach dead after trafficking, sexual assault charges filed
Former USA gymnastics coach John Geddert has died by suicide after human trafficking and sexual assault charges were filed against him.
Dems, GOP at odds over scope of Capitol attack probe
Nancy Pelosi accused Republicans of watering down her proposal for an outside commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack by challenging the scope of the probe.
California becomes 1st state to surpass 50,000 COVID-19 deaths
California became the first state to report 50,000 deaths from COVID-19 this week, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.
'Neither snow nor rain nor heat': USPS unveils rugged new mail trucks
USPS unveils new mail trucks.
GameStop stock surges again weeks after high-profile rally
GameStop shares surged nearly 40% early Thursday, after doubling in price on Wednesday, in a new rally that once again has many market-watchers scratching their heads.
Trump's tax returns given to Manhattan prosecutors
Former President Donald Trump has turned over his tax returns to Manhattan prosecutors after the Supreme Court ruling on Monday.
New York City's highest-ranking uniformed police officer is retiring: Source
Terence Monahan, New York City's highest-ranking uniformed police officer, is retiring as NYPD chief of department.
Stormy weather pattern on the way for the West and the South
Several storms systems are expected to move from West to East with heavy rain, strong to severe thunderstorms, heavy snow and damaging winds.
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What the latest Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine data really means
Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine may be effective against variants of the virus, according to the Food and Drug Administration.
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College dropout donates $20 million to the university he couldn't afford 60 years ago
Calvin Tyler and his wife have pledged $20 million to endow scholarships for students needing financial aid at the historically Black university he had to drop out of.
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GOP finds risky form of unity in opposing COVID relief bill: The Note
Party unity is often easier to achieve in opposition to a president, and huge price tags help. But it still carries potential costs of its own.
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Teenage girl dies after saving brother from frozen lake
A teenage girl who saved her brother after they both fell into a frozen lake in Ohio died, officials said.
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More Americans identify as LGBT than ever before: Poll
A new poll has found that more adults identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender than ever before.
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A 3rd stimulus check could be coming. Here’s what Americans did with the others
House lawmakers are set to vote Friday on President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 relief package, which would include another round of stimulus checks.
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South Dakota attorney general faces call to resign as impeachment proceedings begin
The South Dakota governor has called on the state attorney general to resign and state lawmakers have started impeachment proceedings against him.
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NASA's Perseverance rover snaps new panoramic photo of Mars
NASA released an immersive new panoramic image with 360-degree views of of Mars on Wednesday that was taken by its Perseverance rover.
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Fired Texas doctor defends giving away expiring COVID-19 vaccine doses
Dr. Hasan Gokal defends his decision to give away soon-to-expire COVID-19 vaccines despite being fired from his job on "The View" Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021.
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Acting Capitol Police chief admits 'internal challenges' during Jan. 6 response
Acting Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman defends her department’s actions on Jan. 6 in prepared testimony, but admits the force had "internal challenges."
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Funding behind 'Stop the Steal' movement shrouded in mystery
As investigators probe the roots of the Capitol insurrection, the question of who funded much of the movement to contest the election remains shrouded in mystery.
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