Here's what's we know about the Senate stimulus plan
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The Senate is negotiating how much to adjust the Democrats' massive coronavirus relief package that passed the House last week.
Disney is closing 60 stores in the US and Canada
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The Disney Store, once a mall mainstay, is drastically reducing the number of locations it has in the United States and Canada.
Internal review of Capitol security recommendations being shared with lawmakers
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Lt. Gen. Russel Honore has shared his independent review of security at the US Capitol with Congress and submitted recommendations for sweeping changes to bolster protections for […]
One year into the pandemic, America is still down nearly 10 million jobs
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The American job market is nowhere near fixed. Nearly one year into the pandemic, the nation is still down nearly 10 million jobs.
Student shot in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, school shooting has died
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A 15-year-old boy who was shot Monday at a junior high school in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, has died from his injuries, police said.
A financial transaction tax may be aimed at hurting Wall Street. But it will hit Main Street investors instead
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In the wake of the GameStop stock trading frenzy, the Biden administration recently said it's worth evaluating the impact of a tax on financial transactions, which would include […]
House passes sweeping election bill that would counter GOP efforts to restrict voter access
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The Democratic-led House on Wednesday approved HR 1, a sweeping government, ethics and election bill that, among other things, would counter state-level Republican efforts to […]
Chris Harrison says he's sorry in 'GMA' interview but doesn't explain why he defended contestant's antebellum photos
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Chris Harrison is speaking out in his first TV interview since temporarily stepping aside as the host of ABC's "The Bachelor" following controversial remarks he made last month.
Hong Kong court grants bail to 15 of 47 pro-democracy activists in landmark national security hearing
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Fewer than a third of prominent pro-democracy activists charged under a new national security law were granted bail Thursday after a hearing at a Hong Kong court.
Inside Europe's biggest Hindu temple, myths get debunked and vaccines administered
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Hasmita Patel shuffles quickly between vaccination pods, stopping to peer inside each cubicle and greet her staff.
The latest on the Covid-19 stimulus bill
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Senate Democrats are racing to pass their version of President Biden's Covid-19 relief package. Follow here for the latest from Capitol Hill.
Democrats' final effort to pass the $1.9 trillion relief hasn't been easy. Here's what happens next.
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The last three days have been a frantic rush to the finish line as Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer faces his first big test to keep his caucus -- a diverse coalition that […]
The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines
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The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. Meanwhile, vaccinations have already started in some countries as cases continue to rise. Follow here for the […]
Meet the woman bringing a Caribbean twist to French Champagne
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Marie-Ines Romelle is the world's first Black female Champagne producer. Her label Marie Césaire combines the flavors of her Guadeloupe heritage with traditional Champagne […]
Corporate America's earnings recession is over
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The vast majority of companies in the S&P 500 have reported results from the last three months of 2020, and Wall Street is calling it: The earnings recession has come to an […]
Senior diplomatic security official removed from Afghanistan role after declaring 'death of America' when Trump lost election
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The top State Department diplomatic security official in Afghanistan was removed from his role for declaring the "death of America" and making racist comments about Kamala Harris […]
Republicans and Democrats tear new divides as Senate debates Covid-19 deal and states are reopening
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Much of the Republican Party -- despite the deaths of more than half a million Americans -- still acts as though the pandemic is more a platform for political grandstanding than […]
It's hard for homebound seniors to get vaccinated. One city found a novel solution
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They are usually eligible for Covid-19 vaccinations, but homebound seniors can often struggle to find a way of making the appointment to get the shots
Covid-19's obesity link, 'neanderthal thinking,' and skipping the queue. What you need to know about Covid-19 this Thursday.
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Coronavirus death rates are more than 10 times higher in countries where over half the adults are overweight, says new research.
As James Bond and Tom Brady welcome Aston Martin back to F1, Sebastian Vettel admits he almost walked away from the sport
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Unsurprisingly, the return of the quintessentially British car brand Aston Martin to the Formula 1 grid this week came with some big names.
The history of attacks against Asian Americans is complicated. Addressing it will be, too
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Wider recognition of the racism Asian Americans have been facing since the start of the pandemic is a critical step, advocates and experts say. But this moment has also prompted […]
Once omnipresent Kushner now MIA from Trump's political pack
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As Donald Trump plotted his Conservative Political Action Conference appearance last week, and a broader, more-robust plan to return to politics as an omnipresent disruptor, one […]
Trump election fraud investigation in Georgia enters new phase with grand jury set to be seated
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A criminal investigation into former President Donald Trump's attempts to overturn the 2020 election results in Georgia is set to intensify this week, as a grand jury convenes, […]
UN rights chief says war crimes may have been committed in Ethiopia after CNN reveals Tigray massacre
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The UN's high commissioner for human rights has called for an independent investigation into human rights violations that may amount to war crimes in Ethiopia's Tigray region, […]
Hong Kong used to be the poster child for economic freedom. Not anymore
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Hong Kong has been booted off an index of economic freedom that it used to lead, dealing another blow to the city's standing as a global business hub.
Teenager dies after being stung by a box jellyfish in Australia
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A 17-year-old boy has died a week after being stung by a box jellyfish on a Queensland beach, Australia.
Inflation fears continue to rattle global stocks
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Global stocks are falling as a bond sell-off continues to rattle markets.
Britain's Prince Philip undergoes procedure for heart condition
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Prince Philip, the 99-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth II, underwent a medical procedure for a heart condition on Wednesday, Buckingham Palace said in a statement Thursday.