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Who is Kevin O’Connor? Biden’s low-profile doctor thrust into spotlight

Who is Kevin O’Connor? Biden’s low-profile doctor thrust into spotlight

Abhinav Thawait

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the physician to President Joe Biden, Dr. Kevin O’Connor is well-known around the White House. The ...

Stock market today: Wall Street wavers following congressional testimony from Powell

Stock market today: Wall Street wavers following congressional testimony from Powell

Barbara Terrio

Stock indexes on Wall Street closed mixed Tuesday after remarks by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell in front of Congress ...

‘Rust’ shooting: Alec Baldwin’s trial will begin with jury selection

‘Rust’ shooting: Alec Baldwin’s trial will begin with jury selection

Carol Dennis

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Alec Baldwin’s trial in the shooting of a cinematographer begins Tuesday with the selection of ...

Brett Favre is asking an appeals court to reinstate his defamation lawsuit against Shannon Sharpe

Brett Favre is asking an appeals court to reinstate his defamation lawsuit against Shannon Sharpe

Christine Lake

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Lawyers for retired NFL quarterback Brett Favre asked a federal appeals court Tuesday to revive a ...

Election 2024: Trump returns to campaign trail with VP deadline nearing

Election 2024: Trump returns to campaign trail with VP deadline nearing

Elaine Hadley

MIAMI (AP) — Former President Donald Trump is getting back on the campaign trail Tuesday, rallying voters in his home ...

Kyiv mourns as rescuers sift piles of rubble at a children’s hospital hit by a Russian missile

Kyiv mourns as rescuers sift piles of rubble at a children’s hospital hit by a Russian missile

Abhinav Thawait

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Rescuers searched the rubble at a children’s hospital Tuesday for more dead and wounded, Ukrainian President ...

Election 2024: Why Kamala Harris is favored to replace Biden if he quits

Election 2024: Why Kamala Harris is favored to replace Biden if he quits

Elaine Hadley

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden insists that only “the Lord Almighty” can convince him to quit the presidential race. ...

New parents in Baltimore could get a ,000 ‘baby bonus’ under a proposal to fight child poverty

New parents in Baltimore could get a $1,000 ‘baby bonus’ under a proposal to fight child poverty

Elaine Hadley

BALTIMORE (AP) — New parents in Baltimore could receive a $1,000 “baby bonus” if voters approve a proposal that aims ...

The US housing slump deepened this spring. Where does that leave home shoppers and sellers?

The US housing slump deepened this spring. Where does that leave home shoppers and sellers?

Barbara Terrio

LOS ANGELES — The housing market shows few signs of busting out of its three-year funk after a disappointing spring ...

Heat wave grills large parts of the US, causes deaths in the West and grips the East

Heat wave grills large parts of the US, causes deaths in the West and grips the East

Elaine Hadley

DEATH VALLEY, California (AP) — A searing heat wave gripped large parts of the United States on Monday, with record ...