Virginia lawmakers vote to legalize marijuana in 2024

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia lawmakers gave final approval Saturday to a bill that will legalize marijuana for adult recreational use, but not ...

February 28th, 2021 |  


Trump calls for GOP unity while criticizing ‘RINOs’

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Taking the stage for the first time since leaving office, former President Donald Trump on Sunday called for GOP unity, eve...

February 28th, 2021 |  


Trump set to return to the spotlight Sunday with CPAC speech

Trump set to return to the spotlight Sunday with CPAC speech

ORLANDO (AP) — Less than six weeks after leaving office, former President Donald Trump will deliver the closing speech at a conservative confere...

February 28th, 2021 |  



Warren Buffett again encourages investors to bet on America

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett encouraged investors to maintain their faith in America’s economy and the businesses his Ber...

February 28th, 2021 |  


Eyes on US infrastructure: Biden team readies wider economic package after virus relief

Eyes on US infrastructure: Biden team readies wider economic package after virus relief

WASHINGTON (AP) — Looking beyond the $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill, President Joe Biden and lawmakers are laying the groundwork for another to...

February 28th, 2021 |  


J&J’s 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

J&J’s 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is getting a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19, as the Food and Drug Administration on Saturday cleared a Johnson &am...

February 28th, 2021 |  


LA firefighters rely on ax, luck to free Woods from crash

LA firefighters rely on ax, luck to free Woods from crash

ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, Calif. (AP) — With short, sure strokes of a flathead ax, firefighter Cole Gomoll methodically chopped along the edge of t...

February 27th, 2021 |  


Highlights of the COVID-19 relief bill advancing in Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House passed a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package early Saturday, 219-212, that includes $1,400 checks for most America...

February 27th, 2021 |  


US House passes $1.9 trillion pandemic bill on near party-line vote

US House passes $1.9 trillion pandemic bill on near party-line vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House approved a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill early Saturday in a win for President Joe Biden, even as top Democrats...

February 27th, 2021 |  


US consumers rebound to boost spending 2.4% as income jumps

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bouncing back from months of retrenchment, America’s consumers stepped up their spending by a solid 2.4% in January, the...

February 27th, 2021 |