Weightlifting faces uncertain Olympic future after Tokyo
By James Ellingworth Aug. 05, 2021 09:45 AM EDT
Thai pro-democracy activists march against government
By Chalida Ekvittayavechnukul Jun. 24, 2021 05:38 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Florida
By The Associated Press Jun. 23, 2021 05:06 PM EDT
South Florida Sun Sentinel. June 18, 2021. Editorial: Florida election supervisors must keep asking hard questions ...
State Sen. Sonia Chang-Diaz announces campaign for governor
By Steve Leblanc Jun. 23, 2021 08:28 AM EDT
Illinois governor signs $42B state spending plan into law
By Sophia Tareen And John O'connor Jun. 17, 2021 07:06 PM EDT
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a $42 billion spending plan for Illinois on Thursday that includes $2.5 billion in spending from a multiyear federal...
Pennsylvania's COVID-19 emergency declaration formally ends
Jun. 15, 2021 04:19 PM EDT
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf's administration on Tuesday certified the results of the May primary election, bringing a formal end to the disaster...
Pennsylvania Republicans eye referendums to get past vetoes
By Marc Levy Jun. 14, 2021 11:00 AM EDT
More than 100K Oklahomans sign up under Medicaid expansion
Jun. 11, 2021 04:41 PM EDT
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — More than 100,000 Oklahomans have qualified for Medicaid since enrollment began this month under an expansion of the program that voters...
California appeals court ruling upending assault weapons ban
By Don Thompson Jun. 10, 2021 04:21 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Idaho
By The Associated Press Jun. 10, 2021 11:07 AM EDT
Recent editorials from Idaho newspapers: Just what exactly makes Bundy so unsuitable? June 9 The...
House votes to end governor's pandemic disaster declaration
By Mark Scolforo Jun. 08, 2021 07:25 PM EDT
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's House of Representatives voted on party lines Tuesday to put an end to the governor's pandemic disaster emergency...
USS Constitution to pay respects to health care workers
Jun. 06, 2021 11:46 AM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — The U.S.S. Constitution and its crew are paying tribute to health care workers and first responders for their service during the coronavirus...
More than 50K Oklahomans sign up under Medicaid expansion
Jun. 04, 2021 03:56 PM EDT
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — More than 51,700 Oklahomans have qualified for Medicaid since enrollment began this week under an expansion of the program that voters...
NJ bills to help casinos, expand sports and other betting
By Wayne Parry Jun. 03, 2021 04:00 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: U.S.
By The Associated Press Jun. 02, 2021 01:03 PM EDT
Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: May 31 The Wall Street Journal on ‘melodrama’ in Texas...
Albuquerque school district backtracks on COVID bonuses
By Morgan Lee May. 26, 2021 01:31 PM EDT
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The superintendent of New Mexico's largest school district has backtracked on a promise to channel federal relief of at least $6 million...
House GOP advances measure limiting Wolf disaster authority
By Mark Scolforo May. 25, 2021 12:44 PM EDT
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A state House committee voted on party lines Tuesday to keep portions of the governor's coronavirus disaster emergency in place until...
House GOP tees up legislation on governor's pandemic powers
May. 24, 2021 06:32 PM EDT
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Republican floor leader of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Monday proposed keeping in place some parts of Gov. Tom Wolf...
Editorial Roundup: Nebraska
By The Associated Press May. 24, 2021 10:00 AM EDT
Omaha World-Herald. May 20, 2021. Editorial: Return of Standing Bear’s tomahawk can have important symbolic meaning ...
Georgia public health board stopped meetings during pandemic
May. 21, 2021 10:41 AM EDT
ATLANTA (AP) — The advisory board for Georgia’s public health agency stopped holding meetings for more than a year during the coronavirus pandemic — a move...