Friday, February 26, 2021

Holy anniversary! Displays of bat signal fete Batman at 80

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NEW YORK (AP) — It's no joker. The night sky all over the world is lighting up Saturday with an illumination of the famed...

Top Democratic senator mocks push for impeachment on Kavanaugh: ‘Get Real’

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Top Democrats are dismissing calls to impeach Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, which were sparked by a new article that rehashes old allegations against...

Gabbard campaign sues Google over suspending ads, suppressing free speech

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Search engine giant Google is denying wrongdoing after being sued for $50 million for allegedly undermining a campaign led by Democratic presidential candidate Rep....

A bipartisan house group rallies with farmers for USMCA

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is facing growing bipartisan pressure to bring the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement to the House floor before the end of...

Every Kid Outdoors program provides fourth-grade students with free entrance to public lands

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WASHINGTON – Fourth-grade students can get a free annual pass to visit more than 2,000 federal recreation areas with their families, classmates and friends. The Every...

50 U.S. states and territories launch antitrust probe into Google

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Fifty U.S. states and territories, including the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, have launched an antitrust probe into Google and the company’s “potential monopolistic behavior.” The...

US and EU officials speak out against arrests of Hong Kong activists

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U.S. and European officials have expressed alarm upon learning of the arrests of several Hong Kong pro-democracy activists, lawmakers and a local official, Aug....

What a Purdue Pharma bankruptcy means for the Sackler family

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By SARAH SKIDMORE SELL, GEOFF MULVIHILL and ADAM GELLER AP Staff Writers Purdue Pharma could be heading for bankruptcy but the extent to which it would...

California governor announces deal to cap rising rent prices

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom reached a deal with apartment owners and developers Friday on legislation that would cap how rapidly...

Google engineer leaks nearly 1,000 pages of internal documents, alleging bias, censorship

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A former Google engineer has released nearly 1,000 pages of documents that he says prove that the company, at least in some of its products, secretly...