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Transgender bill spurs competing rallies at Kentucky Capitol

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- In the midst of transgender-rights advocates rallying outside Kentucky’s Capitol, trans teenager Sun Pacyga held up a sign Wednesday summing up...

Adidas withdraws opposition to BLM trademark application

Adidas is withdrawing its challenge to a Black Lives Matter trademark application featuring three parallel stripes, two days after it contested the image with...

GOP lawmakers accuse Fed of being lax before bank failure

WASHINGTON -- Republican lawmakers accused top bank regulators Wednesday of dawdling as Silicon Valley Bank hurtled toward the second-largest bank failure in U.S. history...

Senate votes to repeal Iraq war powers, 20 years after US-led invasion began; prospects...

Senate votes to repeal Iraq war powers, 20 years after US-led invasion began; prospects for House passage uncertain ByThe Associated Press March 29, 2023, 12:37 PM WASHINGTON...

UN seeks court opinion on climate in ‘win’ for island states

The countries of the United Nations led by the island nation of Vanuatu adopted what they called a historic resolution Wednesday calling for the...

Founding member of pope’s child protection board resigns

VATICAN CITY -- A founding member of Pope Francis’ child protection advisory board resigned Wednesday, citing a host of problems inside the commission and...

Congress to consider new no-fly list for unruly passengers

Congress is taking another look at creating a new no-fly list for unruly passengers ByThe Associated Press March 29, 2023, 12:30 PM WASHINGTON -- U.S. Senate and...

US to auction Gulf of Mexico oil under climate compromise

NEW ORLEANS -- Oil companies offered a combined $264 million for drilling rights in the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday in a sale mandated...

FDA approves over-the-counter Narcan. Here’s what it means

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved selling the leading version of naloxone without a prescription, setting the overdose-reversing drug on course...

Bangladeshi journalist arrested under disputed digital law

Police in Bangladesh have arrested a journalist for an influential newspaper on charges of spreading false news under the contentious Digital Security Act ByThe Associated...

Musk, scientists call for halt to AI race sparked by ChatGPT

Are tech companies moving too fast in rolling out powerful artificial intelligence technology that could one day outsmart humans? That's the conclusion of a group...

Musk, scientists call for halt to AI race sparked by ChatGPT

Are tech companies moving too fast in rolling out powerful artificial intelligence technology that could one day outsmart humans? That's the conclusion of a group...