Lawmakers Reach Deal To Avoid Government Shutdown
The House Appropriations Committee reached agreement on the spending bill, but some hurdles remain.
Who Is Viktor Bout, The Arms Dealer In The Swap For Brittney Griner?
Bout was convicted in 2011 on terrorism-related charges, including conspiring to kill Americans.By Apichart Weerawong / AP
AP-NORC Poll Finds Biden Approval, Views Of Economy Steady, Sour
A new poll from finds 43% of U.S. adults say they approve of the way President Biden is handling his job as president, while 55% disapprove.By David Dermer / AP
Bill Protecting Same-Sex, Interracial Unions Passes House
The legislation passage to protect same-sex and interracial marriages is a monumental step in a decadeslong battle for nationwide recognition.By J. Scott Applewhite / AP
Why Isn't There An RSV Vaccine?
In a press release Pfizer says its maternal shot was 69% effective in preventing severe RSV infection in infants 0-6 months.By Damian Dovarganes / AP
How Did Evergreen Trees Become A Christmas Symbol?
Early Americans with strong Christian beliefs denounced Christmas trees, calling it a pagan symbol.By Yorgos Karahalis / AP
'Don't Say Gay' Florida Lawmaker Indicted On Fraud Charges
Florida Rep. Joe Harding is being charged with two counts of wire fraud, two counts of money laundering and two counts of making false statements.By Phelan M. Ebenhack / AP