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politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 2:14 PM

Live Updates: Hurricane Ian wallops Florida, heads north

Officials are warning people in South Carolina that Hurricane Ian will be a problem for much of the state on Friday

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 2:06 PM

Bipartisan group of senators condemns Iran over Amini death

A bipartisan group of senators has introduced a resolution condemning the detention and death of Mahsa Amini

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 1:41 PM

Groups: Retaliation after migrants report detention center

Migrants held by U.S. authorities at a detention center in rural New Mexico say they have endured retaliation rather than aid after reporting...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 1:37 PM

Live Updates: Russia-Ukraine War

President Joe Biden is denouncing the referendums underpinning Russia’s planned annexation of four Ukrainian regions as a “sham” and vows that the...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 1:09 PM

EPA doubles money for electric school buses as demand soars

The Environmental Protection Agency says it will nearly double — to almost $1 billion — the money available for states to acquire electric school...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 1:07 PM

Biden vows US commitment to Pacific Islands at summit

President Joe Biden has told visiting leaders from more than a dozen Pacific Island countries that the U.S. is committed to bolstering its...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 1:04 PM

Biden: 'Our country hurts' after Hurricane Ian slams Florida

President Joe Biden says the entire United States "hurts" along with the people of Florida after Hurricane Ian flooded communities across the...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 1:04 PM

Finland bans entry to Russian tourists starting at midnight

The Finnish government says it will ban Russian citizens traveling with tourist visas from entering the Nordic country effective Friday

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 12:37 PM

In one tiny German town, nobody worries about energy bills

While most Europeans are watching their energy bills soar as the war in Ukraine drives up the price of natural gas, oil and electricity, the tiny...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 12:32 PM

House approves scaled-down bill targeting Big Tech dominance

The House has approved sharply scaled-down legislation targeting the dominance of Big Tech companies by giving states greater power in antitrust...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 11:48 AM

Case against source for Trump dossier advances, barely

A judge is allowing prosecutors to move forward with their criminal case against an analyst who provided key details for a flawed dossier of...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 11:34 AM

Police arrest convicted Vegas bombmaker who escaped prison

Police say they arrested a convicted bombmaker who escaped from a Nevada prison where he was serving a life sentence for a deadly 2007 explosion...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 11:33 AM

US sanctions traders of Iranian oil as nuclear talks stall

The United States has imposed sanctions on a group of firms it says have played a critical role in shipping sanctioned Iranian oil

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 11:20 AM

UK's Truss defends economic plan that sent pound tumbling

British Prime Minister Liz Truss has defended her economic plan that roiled financial markets, saying she’s willing to make “difficult decisions”...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 11:16 AM

US candidate to lead UN telecoms agency after US-Russia race

Doreen Bogdan-Martin of the United States has been elected to head the U.N.’s telecommunications agency

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 10:53 AM

Author Dangarembga found guilty in Zimbabwe rights protest

World-renowned author Tsitsi Dangarembga has been found guilty of promoting public violence in her home country of Zimbabwe for participating in a...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 10:52 AM

South Africa's Ramaphosa denies money-laundering allegations

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has denied allegations of money laundering while being questioned by lawmakers over a scandal that...

politics / Thu, Sep 29, 2022 9:56 AM

US woman appears via videolink in UK in fatal accident case

An American woman who fled the U.K. claiming diplomatic immunity after she was involved in a fatal traffic accident has appeared in a British...

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