North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been uncharacteristically quiet…
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been uncharacteristically quiet as the new Biden administration weighs its policy for the divided Korean peninsula, but there are signs that’s about to change, with Pyongyang’s propaganda operation springing into action this week to whip up popular enthusiasm over promised major advances in the country’s ballistic missile program.
Former gubernatorial candidate Loren Culp has filed to run against Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Sunnyside. Newhouse was among the 10 Republicans who voted to impeach President Trump over the Jan 6 Capitol insurrection.
…applicant review and admissions - essentially endorsing such discrimination at American universities.
Senate Democrats shot down an amendment to prohibit funding for any institution of higher learning that discriminates against Asian Americans in recruitment, applicant review and admissions - essentially endorsing such discrimination at American universities.
President Biden has pledged to slash U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.
President Biden has pledged to slash U.S. greenhouse gas emissions. Experts say that would require rapid and sweeping changes to virtually every corner of the economy, transforming the way we commute, heat our homes and operate factories.
…build on — their razor-thin majorities in the House and Senate in the upcoming midterm elections.
Losing unions’ support ahead of 2022 could be devastating to Democrats, who are looking to maintain — and, ideally, build on — their razor-thin majorities in the House and Senate in the upcoming midterm elections.
President Biden's nominees to the governing board of the U.S. Postal Service pledged to rebuild trust with the American public through prompt deliveries, as they outlined a vison for the agency in their first formal statements in a Senate hearing.
MOSCOW — Russia’s defense minister on Thursday ordered troops back to their permanent bases following massive drills amid tensions with Ukraine, but said that they should leave their weapons behind in western Russia for another exercise later this year.
While the bill bolsters resources for addressing hate crimes more broadly, supporters said it will send a clear message to the Asian American community that steps are being taken to curb an alarming increase in threats and violence.
Afghanistan’s fledgling air force gets most of its critical maintenance services from civilian contractors who will be accompanying U.S. military forces out of the country by September, ending America’s 20-year presence in the country, raising fresh fears about the Kabul government’s ability to prosecute the war against the Taliban and jihadist terror groups.
Senior U.S. military officials say they will be able to conduct anti-terrorism missions in Afghanistan after the expected departure of American military troops in September, but acknowledged it won’t be easy.
Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly vetoed Thursday a bill barring transgender athletes from competing in girls’ and women’s sports, saying the legislation would endanger the state’s business climate and send a “devastating message.”
Lawmakers turned their fire on the Pentagon’s troubled F-35 program Thursday, telling lead contractor Lockheed Martin and other stakeholders that the financial plug may soon be pulled on the next-generation fighter jet unless dramatic improvements are made.
The Democratic-led House passed legislation Wednesday designed to constrain a president’s power to limit entry to the U.S., a response to former President Donald Trump’s travel ban covering five Muslim-majority countries.
Sen. John Kennedy, Louisiana Republican, said Thursday that President Biden has gone “full wokerista” after the White House bemoaned “police violence” following the shooting of a knife-wielding Black teenage girl.
For the second time in as many years, the Democratic-controlled House on Thursday approved statehood for the District of Columbia in a bill that will likely face strong Republican opposition in the 50-50 split Senate.
The House is voting Thursday on creating a 51st state, with one representative and two senators. The measure is expected to clear the chamber but faces a far tougher fight in the Senate, where there is strong Republican opposition.
Lava from Guatemala’s Pacaya volcano has advanced to just a few blocks from homes in one…
Lava from Guatemala’s Pacaya volcano has advanced to just a few blocks from homes in one village as residents in the popular tourist region wait and worry. Ash has already damaged their corn crops and cow pastures.
…reaching goal that will require a significant overhaul to major sectors of the U.S. economy and Americans’ way of life.
President Biden will announce on Thursday that the United States is targeting a 50%-52% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 — a far-reaching goal that will require a significant overhaul to major sectors of the U.S. economy and Americans’ way of life.