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NEW YORKERS RETURN TO THE MOVIE THEATERS, POLITICIANS DANCE, EVERYONE NERVOUS

Like a reluctant swimmer dipping their toes in the water to check the temperature, New Yorkers cautiously returned to the movies today....

AMERICA BUILT THE WORLD'S MOST SOPHISTICATED CYBERWEAPONS. NOW THEY'RE BEING USED AGAINST THE COUNTRY, A NEW BOOK ARGUES

Jaap Arriens/Getty Images The US has long emphasized cyber offense over defense, Nicole Perlroth argues in a new book. But now the...

 
 
 

CELLPHONE RECORDS TIE PROUD BOYS MEMBER TO SOMEONE IN TRUMP WHITE HOUSE, NYT REPORTS

A member of the Proud Boys guards the front stage as another member of the proud boys gives a speech during a rally at Delta Park in...

Democrats Reach Deal On Unemployment Benefits In COVID-19 Relief Bill

DEMOCRATS REACH DEAL ON UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS IN COVID-19 RELIEF BILL

The agreement paves the way for President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill to move forward in the Senate.

 
 
 

CUOMO SKIPPED SEXUAL HARASSMENT TRAINING - THAT HE HIMSELF MANDATED - BY HAVING A STAFFER COMPLETE IT FOR HIM, ACCUSER SAYS

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Jeenah Moon/Getty Images Gov. Cuomo made sexual harassment training mandatory for state employees in 2018. But...

The $15 Minimum Wage Is Officially Dead In Democrats' COVID-19 Relief Bill

THE $15 MINIMUM WAGE IS OFFICIALLY DEAD IN DEMOCRATS' COVID-19 RELIEF BILL

Sen. Bernie Sanders tried to force a vote on the proposal, which died on procedural grounds.

 
 
 

A PROPOSAL TO RAISE THE MINIMUM WAGE WAS KILLED IN THE SENATE AFTER 8 DEMOCRATS VOTED AGAINST THE BILL

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 14: Senator Joe Manchin, a Democrat from West Virginia, speaks during a news conference with a bipartisan...

New York Legislature Strips Cuomo Of Extraordinary Emergency Powers, With A Caveat

NEW YORK LEGISLATURE STRIPS CUOMO OF EXTRAORDINARY EMERGENCY POWERS, WITH A CAVEAT

It's the latest setback for Cuomo, who is facing a pair of political crises. But many of his critics say the legislation doesn't do...

 
 
 
New York AG warns Cuomo's office not to delete anything as probe ensues

NEW YORK AG WARNS CUOMO'S OFFICE NOT TO DELETE ANYTHING AS PROBE ENSUES

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York's attorney general's office has instructed Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office not to erase any documents or materials...

THERE WERE ONLY 2 MEDICS ON SITE TO TREAT WOUNDED OFFICERS DURING THE CAPITOL SIEGE, ACCORDING TO NEW FOIA DOCS OBTAINED BY THE AP

A pro-Trump mob clashes with police on January 6, 2021, in Washington, DC. Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images An AP...

 
 
 
U.S. Temporarily Lifts Tariffs on EU Wines, Spirits, and Liqueurs

U.S. TEMPORARILY LIFTS TARIFFS ON EU WINES, SPIRITS, AND LIQUEURS

The United States and European Union agreed on Friday to suspend tariffs relating to a longstanding dispute over civil aircraft subsidies....

New York lawmakers move to limit Cuomo's emergency powers

NEW YORK LAWMAKERS MOVE TO LIMIT CUOMO'S EMERGENCY POWERS

ALBANY, N.Y. - Democrats in the New York Legislature on Friday took their most concrete step against an increasingly embattled Gov....

 
 
 
Bernie Sanders' Minimum Wage Bid Is Rejected

BERNIE SANDERS' MINIMUM WAGE BID IS REJECTED

Sen. Bernie Sanders tried again for a $15 federal minimum wage Friday but was undercut by a handful of Democrats. On a 58-42 vote-though...

Newsom signs California schools bill, but SF Democrat says leaders still must 'beg' for reopening

NEWSOM SIGNS CALIFORNIA SCHOOLS BILL, BUT SF DEMOCRAT SAYS LEADERS STILL MUST 'BEG' FOR REOPENING

Gov. Gavin Newsom signed legislation Friday allocating billions of dollars to get schools reopened more quickly after months of struggling...

 
 
 
Senate Democrats cut stimulus unemployment benefits to $300 a week in last-minute deal

SENATE DEMOCRATS CUT STIMULUS UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS TO $300 A WEEK IN LAST-MINUTE DEAL

Summary List Placement Senate Democrats struck a last-minute deal on Friday to lower unemployment benefits in the stimulus package...

Iowa Racial Profiling Bill Fails to Meet Funnel Deadline; Advocates React

IOWA RACIAL PROFILING BILL FAILS TO MEET FUNNEL DEADLINE; ADVOCATES REACT

DES MOINES, Iowa - Pro-police aspects of Gov. Kim Reynolds' keynote priority "Back the Blue Act" have made it through the funnel deadline...

 
 
 
Teen Vogue Names Alexi McCammond Editor-in-Chief

TEEN VOGUE NAMES ALEXI MCCAMMOND EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

Teen Vogue just announced who is taking over for Lindsay Peoples Wagner as editor-in-chief: Alexi McCammond. Most recently a political...

AP poll puts Biden job approval at 60 percent

AP POLL PUTS BIDEN JOB APPROVAL AT 60 PERCENT

A solid majority of Americans say they approve of President Joe Biden's early job performance, according to a new survey, with even...

 
 
 

THE WHO TEAM PROBING THE ORIGINS OF THE CORONAVIRUS IN WUHAN IS SCRAPPING ITS INTERIM REPORT. CRITICS SAY CHINA NEVER GAVE THEM A REAL CHANCE TO INVESTIGATE

Experts from the WHO-China joint team Liang Wannian and Peter Ben Embarek at the WHO-China Joint Study press conference on February...

Trump State Department Aide Federico Klein Arrested In Capitol Riot

TRUMP STATE DEPARTMENT AIDE FEDERICO KLEIN ARRESTED IN CAPITOL RIOT

Charges include assaulting an officer with a dangerous weapon during the Jan. 6 mob insurrection.