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Navy report: Multiple errors poisoned Pearl Harbor water

Navy report: Multiple errors poisoned Pearl Harbor water

A Navy investigation is revealing how shoddy management and human error caused fuel to leak into Pearl Harbor’s tap water last year.

1 hr 7 mins ago
NY legislators rewriting gun laws after Supreme Court ruling

NY legislators rewriting gun laws after Supreme Court ruling

New York lawmakers plan to vote Thursday on legislation seeking to limit the proliferation of firearms in public after the Supreme Court gutted the state’s century-old handgun licensing law.

1 hr 17 mins ago
Abortion, women's rights grow as priorities: AP-NORC poll

Abortion, women's rights grow as priorities: AP-NORC poll

A new poll finds a growing percentage of Americans calling out abortion or women’s rights as priorities for the government in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, especially among Democrats and those who support abortion access.

1 hr 17 mins ago
Jackson sworn in, becomes 1st Black woman on Supreme Court

Jackson sworn in, becomes 1st Black woman on Supreme Court

The first Black woman confirmed for the Supreme Court, Ketanji Brown Jackson, is set to be sworn in as the court's 116th justice on Thursday.

4 hrs 48 mins ago
US official: Migrants who died cleared inland checkpoint

US official: Migrants who died cleared inland checkpoint

A U.S. official says migrants were inside a tractor-trailer when it cleared an inland Border Patrol checkpoint, later ending up in San Antonio where 53 people were found deceased in the deadliest known smuggling attempt in the United States.

4 hrs 53 mins ago
California first to cover health care for all immigrants

California first to cover health care for all immigrants

California will be the first state to guarantee free health care for all low-income immigrants who are living in the country illegally.

5 hrs 13 mins ago
Supreme Court: Biden can end Trump-era asylum policy

Supreme Court: Biden can end Trump-era asylum policy

The Supreme Court has ruled that the Biden administration properly ended a Trump-era policy forcing some U.S. asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico.

5 hrs 18 mins ago
Supreme Court decision may slow transition to cleaner energy

Supreme Court decision may slow transition to cleaner energy

The Supreme Court ruling limiting the Environmental Protection Agency’s authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from power plants could have far-reaching consequences for the energy sector — and make it harder for the Biden administration to meet its goal of having the U.S. power grid run on clean energy by 2035.

7 hrs 8 mins ago
Justice Department to investigate NYPD sex crimes unit

Justice Department to investigate NYPD sex crimes unit

The U.S. Justice Department says it is investigating the New York Police Department's treatment of sex crime victims after receiving reports of deficiencies for more than a decade.

7 hrs 23 mins ago
Judge to block Florida abortion ban; Kentucky ban on hold

Judge to block Florida abortion ban; Kentucky ban on hold

A judge cleared the way Thursday for abortions to resume in Kentucky, temporarily blocking the state’s near-total ban on the procedure that was triggered by the Supreme Court ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade.

7 hrs 33 mins ago
Abortion ruling prompts variety of reactions from states

Abortion ruling prompts variety of reactions from states

The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade, the 1973 decision that had provided a constitutional right to abortion.

7 hrs 43 mins ago
Tweaked COVID boosters in US must target newer omicron types

Tweaked COVID boosters in US must target newer omicron types

U.S. regulators are telling COVID-19 vaccine makers to tweak any booster doses intended for fall so they protect against the newest omicron relatives.

8 hrs 58 mins ago
Alabama cites abortion ruling in transgender medication case

Alabama cites abortion ruling in transgender medication case

Alabama  is using the U.S. Supreme Court decision on abortion to argue that the state should also be able to ban gender-affirming medical treatments for transgender youth.

8 hrs 58 mins ago
Arizona county had largest white, Black, Hispanic growth

Arizona county had largest white, Black, Hispanic growth

Metro Phoenix’s Maricopa County had among the biggest growth in white, Black and Hispanic residents last year, as well as the biggest increase overall of any U.S. county.

9 hrs 53 mins ago
Buttigieg launches $1B pilot to build racial equity in roads

Buttigieg launches $1B pilot to build racial equity in roads

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg is launching a $1 billion pilot program aimed at helping reconnect cities and neighborhoods racially segregated or divided by road projects.

10 hrs 13 mins ago

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