UNITED KINGDOM LAWMAKERS HOPE BIDEN LEAVES THEIR TECH RULES ALONE

The U.S. could propose extending protections for its digital platforms in a trade agreement with Britain.

Biden White House puts its police oversight commission on ice

BIDEN WHITE HOUSE PUTS ITS POLICE OVERSIGHT COMMISSION ON ICE

The White House is putting the creation of a national police oversight commission on hold, nixing a campaign pledge made by President...

 
 
 

BATTLE ON FOR GERMAN CONSERVATIVES AS BAVARIAN LEADER ENTERS RACE FOR CHANCELLOR

Both Bavarian premier Markus Söder and CDU leader Armin Laschet announced their candidacy for September's national election.

Pentagon chief declares 'ironclad' U.S. commitment to Israel

PENTAGON CHIEF DECLARES 'IRONCLAD' U.S. COMMITMENT TO ISRAEL

TEL AVIV, Israel - Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin on Sunday declared an “enduring and ironclad” American commitment to Israel, reinforcing...

 
 
 
Iran calls Natanz atomic site blackout 'nuclear terrorism'

IRAN CALLS NATANZ ATOMIC SITE BLACKOUT 'NUCLEAR TERRORISM'

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Iran on Sunday described a blackout at its underground Natanz atomic facility an act of “nuclear terrorism,”...

Clyburn: Georgia election law is the ‘new Jim Crow'

CLYBURN: GEORGIA ELECTION LAW IS THE ‘NEW JIM CROW'

House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn said Sunday that Georgia's new voting restrictions are similar to the nation's infamous Jim Crow laws. “Just...

 
 
 
Republicans not pleased with Trump's fiery Mar-a-Lago speech

REPUBLICANS NOT PLEASED WITH TRUMP'S FIERY MAR-A-LAGO SPEECH

Several Republican leaders on Sunday expressed concern at incendiary comments made by former President Donald Trump during a speech...

China hasn't been forthright on Covid, Blinken says

CHINA HASN'T BEEN FORTHRIGHT ON COVID, BLINKEN SAYS

The world still needs "to get to the bottom of" the origins of Covid-19, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Sunday, and that means...

 
 
 
Blinken warns China, Russia about military action

BLINKEN WARNS CHINA, RUSSIA ABOUT MILITARY ACTION

Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Sunday said "it would be serious mistake" for China to strike at Taiwan and expressed "real concerns"...

China admits its vaccines aren't very good

CHINA ADMITS ITS VACCINES AREN'T VERY GOOD

BEIJING - In a rare admission of the weakness of Chinese coronavirus vaccines, the country's top disease control official says their...

 
 
 
Opinion | No, the GOP and the Dems Haven't Actually Swapped Brains

OPINION | NO, THE GOP AND THE DEMS HAVEN'T ACTUALLY SWAPPED BRAINS

Even after the lunacy of the past four years, the GOP's recent behavior is jaw-dropping, an extraordinary transformation that feels...

Ramsey Clark, attorney general under Johnson, dies at 93

RAMSEY CLARK, ATTORNEY GENERAL UNDER JOHNSON, DIES AT 93

NEW YORK - Ramsey Clark, the attorney general in the Johnson administration who became an outspoken activist for unpopular causes and...

 
 
 
Maryland becomes first state to repeal police Bill of Rights, overriding Hogan veto

MARYLAND BECOMES FIRST STATE TO REPEAL POLICE BILL OF RIGHTS, OVERRIDING HOGAN VETO

Maryland's Democrat-controlled legislature on Saturday moved to pass a sweeping police reform package that repealed the state's police...

Yang says he's a 'champion' of reproductive rights amid criticism over past abortion comments

YANG SAYS HE'S A 'CHAMPION' OF REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS AMID CRITICISM OVER PAST ABORTION COMMENTS

NEW YORK - Leading mayoral candidate Andrew Yang responded to mounting criticism Saturday over remarks he made during his presidential...

 
 
 

WATCH: HAS THE GOP ABANDONED MATT GAETZ?

This week on Playback, RYAN HEATH guest co-hosts with EUGENE to look back at the week's top news videos. First up, things seem to be...

WESTERN COUNTRIES ‘REGRET' RUSSIA'S REBUFF OF MEETING ON UKRAINE

Concern over increased military presence triggered call for talks.

 
 
 
Rep. Crenshaw says he will be temporarily blind after emergency eye surgery

REP. CRENSHAW SAYS HE WILL BE TEMPORARILY BLIND AFTER EMERGENCY EYE SURGERY

Rep. Dan Crenshaw will be "effectively blind" for about a month and “off the grid” for the coming weeks after emergency eye surgery,...

How Lil Nas X Flipped Conservatives' Culture-War Playbook

HOW LIL NAS X FLIPPED CONSERVATIVES' CULTURE-WAR PLAYBOOK

It's a tale as old as time. Boy meets humanoid alien creature in a sci-fi Garden of Eden. Boy enters a purgatory where he's condemned...

 
 
 
Democrats and Republicans find common ground - on Mars

DEMOCRATS AND REPUBLICANS FIND COMMON GROUND - ON MARS

After decades of partisan battles, there's finally something that can unite Washington - and it's 150 million miles away. Democrats...

Why Biden's $200B housing plan may fall short

WHY BIDEN'S $200B HOUSING PLAN MAY FALL SHORT

President Joe Biden is proposing a historic infusion of federal money into housing as part of his $2 trillion infrastructure package,...

 
 
 



Prime minister leads celebrations of Matsuyama's Masters win

Prime minister leads celebrations of Matsuyama's Masters win

TOKYO - Led by Japan's prime minister, the country celebrated golfer Hideki Matsuyama's victory in the Masters - the first Japanese player to win at Augusta National and pull... Read more ...

COVID: India overtakes Brazil as world's second worst-hit country

India records 168,912 cases overnight, taking overall tally to 13.53 million infections reported since pandemic began. Read more ...

Four teen girls allegedly set home ablaze because ‘they were bored'

Four teen girls allegedly set home ablaze because ‘they were bored'

Four teenage girls are accused of setting fire to an unoccupied Pennsylvania house and posting footage of the inferno to Snapchat. Police used the social media post to identify... Read more ...

Adebayo has 22 points, Heat down Blazers 107-98

Adebayo has 22 points, Heat down Blazers 107-98

PORTLAND, Ore. - Bam Adebayo scored 22 points and Jimmy Butler added 20 to lead the Miami Heat to a 107-98 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night. Read more ...

Towns, Russell Push Wolves To 121-117 Win Against Bulls

Towns, Russell Push Wolves To 121-117 Win Against Bulls

MINNEAPOLIS - Karl-Anthony Towns had 27 points and 12 rebounds, D'Angelo Russell scored 27 and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Chicago Bulls 121-117 on Sunday night. Ricky... Read more ...

Biden administration on track to accept fewer refugees than Trump's, report says

Biden administration on track to accept fewer refugees than Trump's, report says

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WATCH: DeMar DeRozan hits last-second jumper to lift Spurs in huge win over...

DeRozan hit the game-winning jumper with 0.5 seconds left Read more ...

Former Florida guard commits to Louisville

Former Florida guard commits to Louisville

Noah Locke posted the decision on Twitter Sunday morning Read more ...

From Bad To Worse: La Soufrière Continues To Erupt

From Bad To Worse: La Soufrière Continues To Erupt

Experts predict the eruption will last for days, even weeks, similar to the deadly 1902 eruption. Officials are pleading people to seek safety as rescuers search out those who... Read more ...

China's Alibaba promises to make life easier for smaller firms

After record fine, China's largest e-commerce firm says it will lower entry barriers for merchants on its platform. Read more ...