Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Thousands of nurses from around the country marched to the White House and past the U.S. Capitol Thursday demanding reforms to the health care industry they claim has been putting their lives in danger and prioritizing profits over the care of patients. They called for three major changes: fair wages, safe-staffing […]

courtneyk/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — If you either procrastinated or were unable to send in your tax returns by Monday’s deadline, hopefully you already went ahead and filed for an extension — and paid any amount due before midnight on April 18. While an extension gives taxpayers until Oct. 17, 2022 to complete their returns, […]

Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — The nation’s capital is ramping up security ahead of President Joe Biden’s first State of the Union address on Tuesday. Up to 700 National Guard troops will “be available to help local law enforcement,” according to the National Guard, and an inner-perimeter fence once again surrounds […]

Sky Noir Photography by Bill Dickinson/Getty Images (RICHMOND, Va.) — Virginia’s newly elected Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin signed a law Wednesday that ends mask mandates in public schools throughout Virginia and lets parents opt out of their children from wearing masks, despite conflicting local mandates, without providing a reason or getting an exemption. The law […]

joe daniel price/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Health care workers held a vigil across from the White House Thursday night, lighting 481 candles, saying each represented the life of a nurse lost to COVID. Activists recited poems and told personal stories, claiming the nurses’ deaths were preventable and demanding workplace covid safety protections from both the […]

Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Congressional lawmakers on Wednesday paid tribute to former Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid as he was given the rare honor of lying in state in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. Reid died at age 82 on Dec. 28 following complications from pancreatic cancer. As a military color guard carried Reid’s […]

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