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National News

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Updated 9 hours, 7 minutes ago

Helicopters scramble to rescue people in flooded Iowa town while much of US toils again in heat

Gov. Kim Reynolds declared a disaster for Sioux County, which includes Rock Valley

Updated 1 day, 8 hours ago
The Supreme Court upholds a gun control law intended to protect domestic violence victims

Roberts turned to history in his opinion. "Since the founding, our nation’s firearm laws have included provisions preventing individuals who threaten physical …

Updated 2 days, 4 hours ago
Biden administration old-growth forest proposal doesn't ban logging, but still angers industry

Environmentalists have urged the administration to go even further as they seek to stop logging projects on federal lands in Idaho, Oregon, South Dakota, Monta…

Updated 2 days, 8 hours ago
New law requires all Louisiana public school classrooms to display the Ten Commandments

Opponents questioned the law’s constitutionality and vowed to challenge it in court.

Updated 3 days, 9 hours ago
Willie Mays Appreciation

: The 'Say Hey Kid' inspired generations with talent and exuberance

Updated 4 days, 5 hours ago
Majority of Americans favor forgiving medical debt, AP-NORC poll finds

About 6 in 10 people with debt from medical bills favor medical debt forgiveness if the person has large amounts of debt compared to their income, compared to …

Updated 5 days, 6 hours ago
Tobacco-like warning label for social media sought by US surgeon general who asks Congress to act

To comply with federal regulation, social media companies already ban kids under 13 from signing up for their platforms — but children have been shown to easil…

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Illinois is hit with cicada chaos. This is what it's like to see, hear and feel billions of bugs

It's an only in the United States spectacle, the last of the triple crown of rare forecasted natural wonders.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Stalled cars in flooded streets leave South Florida looking like a scene from a zombie movie

“You know when its coming,” he said. “Every year it’s just getting worse and for some reason people just keep going through the puddles.”

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Thefts of charging cables pose yet another obstacle to appeal of electric vehicles

The stolen cables often disable entire stations, forcing EV owners on the road to search desperately for a working charger. For the owners, the predicament can…

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
President Joe Biden's son, Hunter Biden, is convicted of all 3 felonies in federal gun trial

Hunter Biden left the courthouse holding hands with the first lady and his wife. They did not speak to reporters, got into waiting SUVs and drove off.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Apple leaps into AI with an array of upcoming iPhone features and a ChatGPT deal to smarten up Siri

To herald the alliance with Apple, OpenAI CEO Sam Altman sat in the front row of the packed conference, which included developers attending from more than 60 c…

Updated 2 weeks ago
Credit card delinquencies are rising. Here's what to do if you're at risk

Both Lynch and McClary urge borrowers to reach out directly to credit card companies to negotiate interest rates, fees, and long-term payment plans, noting tha…

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Zombies: Ranks of world's most debt-hobbled companies are soaring, and not all will survive

Added Miami investor Mark Spitznagel, who famously bet against stocks before the last two crashes: “The clock is ticking.”

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Many Americans are still shying away from EVs despite Biden's push, an AP-NORC/EPIC poll finds

Younger people are more open to eventually purchasing an EV than older adults.