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Niece Says 'Cruel and Traitorous' Trump Belongs in Prison

Niece Says 'Cruel and Traitorous' Trump Belongs in Prison

By Michael R. Sisak | Dec 5, 2020

President Donald Trump's niece says her uncle is "criminal, cruel and traitorous" and belongs in prison after he leaves the White House.

California on the Brink: Virus Rages and Closures Imminent

California on the Brink: Virus Rages and Closures Imminent

By Olga R. Rodriguez, Juliet Williams and Robert Jablon | Dec 5, 2020

Much of California is on the brink of sweeping new restrictions on businesses and activities, a desperate attempt to slow the frighteningly rapid escalation of coronavirus cases that threatens to overwhelm hospitals.

COVID-19 Relief: What's On The Table As Congress Seeks Deal

COVID-19 Relief: What's On The Table As Congress Seeks Deal

By Andrew Taylor | Dec 5, 2020

After numerous fits and starts and months of inaction, optimism is finally building in Washington for a COVID-19 aid bill that would offer relief for businesses, the unemployed, schools, and health care providers, among others.

Judge: Trump Administration Must Take New DACA Applications

Judge: Trump Administration Must Take New DACA Applications

Dec 5, 2020

The Trump administration must accept new applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that protects some young immigrants from deportation, a federal judge ruled Friday.

Scene from 'Elf' Comes to Life as Buddy Meets Dad in Boston

Scene from 'Elf' Comes to Life as Buddy Meets Dad in Boston

Dec 5, 2020

Just like a real-life movie, the story of Buddy the Elf meeting his biological father has come to life, just in time for the holidays.

Biden May Have Won Election Due to LGBTQ Voters, New Report Says

Biden May Have Won Election Due to LGBTQ Voters, New Report Says

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 4, 2020

A new report published by the Washington Post suggests that President-elect Joe Biden may have won the 2020 election because of higher LGBTQ voter turnout.

Election Heartthrob Steve Kornacki Joins Football Night in America

Election Heartthrob Steve Kornacki Joins Football Night in America

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 4, 2020

The 2020 MSNBC election correspondent and popular crush Steve Kornacki will join Football Night in America, starting this Sunday.

House Votes to Decriminalize Marijuana at Federal Level

House Votes to Decriminalize Marijuana at Federal Level

By Matthew Daly | Dec 4, 2020

The Democratic-controlled House on Friday approved a bill to decriminalize & tax marijuana at the federal level, reversing what supporters called a failed policy of criminalization of pot use & taking steps to address racial disparities in enforcement.

Pelosi Optimistic, Says Momentum Growing for COVID-19 Relief

Pelosi Optimistic, Says Momentum Growing for COVID-19 Relief

By Andrew Taylor | Dec 4, 2020

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi gave an optimistic assessment of the prospects for a mid-sized COVID-19 relief bill and a separate $1.4 trillion governmentwide spending bill on Friday.

White House Takes Credit for Bush-Era World AIDS Day Commemoration

White House Takes Credit for Bush-Era World AIDS Day Commemoration

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 4, 2020

The White House has shamelessly taken credit for honoring World AIDS Day "in a way that no president has before," according to Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany.

Krysten Sinema in Purple Wig Steals Show at Senate Swearing-In

Krysten Sinema in Purple Wig Steals Show at Senate Swearing-In

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 4, 2020

Sen. Krysten Sinema (D-Ariz.), resplendent in a purple wig and zebra striped shawl, stole the show at the swearing-in of new Democratic colleague Sen. Mark Kelly on Wednesday.

Volunteer Bitten by Tiger at Carole Baskin's Big Cat Rescue

Volunteer Bitten by Tiger at Carole Baskin's Big Cat Rescue

By Curt Anderson and Freida Frisaro | Dec 4, 2020

A female volunteer who regularly feeds big cats was bitten and seriously injured by a tiger Thursday morning at Carole Baskin's Big Cat Rescue sanctuary in Florida, which was made famous by the Netflix series "Tiger King," officials said.

Cheers! Or Not: 'Scandalous' 1st Christmas Card Up for Sale

Cheers! Or Not: 'Scandalous' 1st Christmas Card Up for Sale

Dec 4, 2020

The first commercially printed Christmas card is up for sale — a merry Victorian-era scene that scandalized some who denounced it as humbug when it first appeared in 1843.

States Plan for Vaccine as Daily US Virus Deaths Top 3,100

States Plan for Vaccine as Daily US Virus Deaths Top 3,100

By Sam Metz, Ryan J. Foley | Dec 4, 2020

States drafted plans Thursday for who will go to the front of the line when the first doses of COVID-19 vaccine become available later this month.

Former US Rep. Barney Frank Sues for Unfinished Work on Home

Former US Rep. Barney Frank Sues for Unfinished Work on Home

Dec 3, 2020

Former U.S. Rep. Barney Frank and his husband, James Ready, are suing a construction contractor who they said abandoned the building of their home in Maine.

Trump Expected to Flex Pardon Powers on Way Out Door

Trump Expected to Flex Pardon Powers on Way Out Door

By Jill Colvin, Eric Tucker and Jonathan Lemire | Dec 3, 2020

Advocates and lawyers anticipate a flurry of clemency action from President Donald Trump in the coming weeks that could test the limits of presidential pardon power.

Lady Gaga and Oreo Announce Limited Edition Cookie to Promote Kindness

Lady Gaga and Oreo Announce Limited Edition Cookie to Promote Kindness

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 2, 2020

Lady Gaga and Oreo have teamed up for a limited edition line of cookies to "spread musical messages of kindness."

Stay Home for the Holidays or Get Tested Twice, CDC Urges

Stay Home for the Holidays or Get Tested Twice, CDC Urges

By Lindsey Tanner | Dec 2, 2020

Don't travel over the upcoming holidays. But if you must, consider getting coronavirus tests before and after, U.S. health officials urged Wednesday.

Lockdown Hookups? Study Suggests Gay and Bisexual Men Have More Sex During Pandemic

Lockdown Hookups? Study Suggests Gay and Bisexual Men Have More Sex During Pandemic

Dec 2, 2020

A new study suggests gay and bisexual men are having more sex, not less during the pandemic.

How Lemonaid is Making Healthcare Accessible and Affordable

How Lemonaid is Making Healthcare Accessible and Affordable

SPONSORED CONTENT | Dec 2, 2020

Lemonaids Chief Clinical Officer discusses how Lemonaid is at the forefront of making healthcare more accessible and affordable through its groundbreaking virtual platform.

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