Why it takes months to subdue some wildfires

BOISE, Idaho — At nearly every community meeting on firefighting efforts in the US West, residents want to know why crews don’t simply...

The Taliban Now Controls a U.S.-Made Super-Surveillance System

AFP/Getty ImagesIn Kabul, checkpoints are now manned by Taliban fighters. They are using biometric scanners paid for by the American people to hunt down...

A few inland towns grew, but Washington County’s population fell in the last decade

Washington County, long one of the poorest counties in Maine, continues to struggle to retain residents after its population fell by more than 5...

Disgraced Gov. Andrew Cuomo decries ‘unfair’ treatment as he bids farewell

Disgraced Gov. Andrew Cuomo has gone down fighting, using his farewell address to defiantly declare his treatment as “unfair” and slam the Attorney General’s report...

Biden praises WNBA champs for social justice activism

President Joe Biden honored the 2020 WNBA champions Seattle Storm on Monday, celebrating their success on the court and hailing the four-time title...

Kathy Hochul sworn in as New York’s first female governor

Kathy Hochul was sworn in as the 57th governor of New York at midnight Tuesday — making history as the first woman to be...

Moderates bring House to standstill in Biden budget clash

House Democratic leaders are trying to muscle President Joe Biden’s multitrillion-dollar budget blueprint over a key hurdle

COVID continues to infect detainees, employees at ICE immigration detention center

Monday’s numbers are an increase of about 90 total cases since Aug. 12.

McLaurin not ranked as one of top 100 players

The NFL Network has revealed 90 of its top 100 players, and the list included two members of the Washington Football Team. Defensive end Chase...