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politics / Sun, Dec 4, 2022 10:17 AM

As Musk is learning, content moderation is a messy job

As Elon Musk is finding out, running a global social media platform requires more than a few good algorithms

politics / Sun, Dec 4, 2022 9:21 AM

Trump rebuked for call to suspend Constitution over election

Former President Donald Trump is facing rebuke from both parties after calling for the “termination” of parts of the Constitution over his lie...

politics / Sun, Dec 4, 2022 9:17 AM

Reformers take 6 of 14 UAW board seats, could win majority

Reform-minded candidates won several races as members of the United Auto Workers union voted on their leaders in an election stemming from a...

politics / Sun, Dec 4, 2022 8:16 AM

South African president awaits party decision on his fate

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa looked relaxed and shared a joke with journalists as the African National Congress party’s national...

politics / Sun, Dec 4, 2022 6:36 AM

In Georgia, how sports explain a political battleground

Georgia's U.S. Senate race between Republican Herschel Walker and Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock highlights how sports and college loyalties...

politics / Sun, Dec 4, 2022 6:04 AM

FDA change ushers in cheaper, easier-to-get hearing aids

It's now a lot easier and cheaper for Americans to get hearing aids

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 4:02 PM

Longtime Arizona GOP Rep. Jim Kolbe dies at 80

Jim Kolbe, who represented Arizona in Congress for more than two decades, has died

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 2:44 PM

New LA sheriff vows accountability, integrity for department

Los Angeles County, the nation's most populous, is getting a new sheriff

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 12:02 PM

Pentagon chief: US faces pivotal years in countering China

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin says the U.S. is at a pivotal point with China and will need military strength to ensure that American values, not...

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 10:58 AM

NY state health commissioner resigning to return to Harvard

New York’s state health commissioner will resign Jan. 1 after 13 months in the job to return to Harvard University’s T

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 9:41 AM

Turkish strikes on US Kurd allies resonate in Ukraine war

The Biden administration is toughening its language toward NATO ally Turkey

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 9:41 AM

British Museum reportedly in talks on Parthenon Sculptures

The British Museum has pledged not to dismantle its collection following a report that the institution’s chairman has held secret talks with...

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 7:34 AM

Estonia to buy US rocket artillery system in $200M deal

NATO member and Russia’s neighbor Estonia is boosting its defense capabilities by acquiring an advanced U.S. rocket artillery system

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 7:08 AM

Tennessee roads plan mulls toll lanes, electric car fee hike

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee is considering introducing express toll lanes on highways and tripling a fee for electric car owners as he looks for ways...

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 5:16 AM

Iowa caucuses, built on myth, lose place at head of the line

The Iowa caucuses and their outsize importance have largely been an exercise in myth-making

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 12:06 AM

Thousands protest in South Korea in support of truckers

Thousands of demonstrators representing organized labor marched in South Korea’s capital on Saturday to denounce government attempts to force...

politics / Sat, Dec 3, 2022 12:05 AM

Rail workers say deal won't resolve quality-of-life concerns

Most railroad workers weren't surprised that Congress intervened this week to block a railroad strike, but they were disappointed because they say...

politics / Fri, Dec 2, 2022 11:34 PM

Molten lava on Hawaii's Big Island could block main highway

Many people on the Big Island of Hawaii are bracing for major upheaval if lava from Mauna Loa volcano blocks the quickest route connecting two...

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