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Biden, Harris offering solace to grieving Asian Americans

ATLANTA (AP) — For Asian Americans, 2020 was a year of political success and newfound influence. But it was also a time of vulnerability...

Biden aims for quicker shots, ‘independence from this virus’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden has outlined his plan to make all adult Americans eligible for vaccination by May 1 — and he...

WH: $1,400 individual checks may arrive soon

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the $1,400 direct payments for most Americans funded by the American Rescue Plan will start showing up...

House set to vote on virus relief, Biden on cusp of triumph

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is poised to approve a landmark $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill. That puts President Joe Biden on the cusp of...

Meghan’s racism claims come as no surprise to Black Britons

LONDON (AP) — Explosive allegations by Meghan, Duchess of Sussex that she faced racist attitudes from both the palace and the U.K. press have...

UK palace silence on Harry, Meghan allegations adds to furor

LONDON (AP) — Harry and Meghan’s allegations of ill-treatment by the royal household are so serious that observers say Buckingham Palace’s silence has only...

Jury selection on pause for ex-cop charged in Floyd’s death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The judge overseeing the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer accused in the death of George Floyd has paused jury...

5 key points from Harry and Meghan’s explosive TV interview

LONDON (AP) — Oprah Winfrey’s two-hour prime-time interview with Prince Harry and Meghan contained revelations and allegations that have left Britain’s royal family reeling,...

Trump State Department aide charged with assault at Capitol

(AP) -- A former State Department aide in President Donald Trump’s administration has been charged with participating in the deadly Capitol siege and assaulting...

Morning Business Report: Disney to close 20 percent brick-and-mortar stores

Morning Business Report March 4. 2021 Disney closes 20%, or 60,  of its brick-and-mortar Disney stores before the end of the year. Another streaming service...

House passes sweeping voting rights bill over GOP opposition

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats have approved sweeping voting and ethics legislation over unanimous Republican opposition. This advances to the Senate what would be the...

Law enforcement on alert after plot warning at US Capitol

WASHINGTON (AP) — Law enforcement is on high alert around the U.S. Capitol after intelligence uncovered a “possible plot” by a militia group to...