Burkina Faso's army said it took control of the country on Monday, deposing President Roch Kabore, dissolving the government and parliament, s…
Challenges related to COVID-19 are pushing U.S. health spending to new heights. Researchers ranked states according to state and local health …
The pet shop employee tested positive for the delta variant on Monday, and several hamsters imported from the Netherlands at the store tested positive as well.
Some of the most alarming government actions since the COVID-19 pandemic began have weakened state authority to safeguard public health. At least 26 states have removed traditional powers from local health departments, the institutions tasked with protecting us. New state laws, for example, take away or limit health officials’ abilities to require masks, promote vaccinations, close restaurants ...
Virginia’s systems for continuing state government in the face of disaster are being put to the test.
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda's schools reopened to students on Monday, ending the world's longest school disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Grizzly bears aren’t only a challenge for Montanans. People confront the big brown bears around the world, and have many different ways of building a relationship.
Amid criticism that the state botched preparations and response to a 50-mile backup on Interstate 95, Virginia's main traffic artery, Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday that he was "sick and tired of people talking about what went wrong."
Kazakhstan is experiencing the worst street protests the country has seen since gaining independence three decades ago. Here's why.
Amid criticism that the state botched preparations and response to a 50-mile backup on Interstate 95, the Virginia's main traffic artery, Gov. Ralph Northam said in a Wednesday interview he was "sick and tired people talking about what went wrong."
Hospitals across the U.S. are feeling the wrath of the omicron variant and getting thrown into disarray that is different from earlier COVID-19 surges.
Larry Wayne Inge, whose gambling addiction led him to rob 19 stores - including one in Lynchburg - across two states in the course of 51 days, was sentenced Wednesday to eight years in prison.
A look at the challenges 2021 has posed to local governments across the nation and how they have overcome them. For example, Supervisor Cindy Chavez of Santa Clara County, helped rally her county to aid those most vulnerable to COVID-19 and Karen Fegely, the Deputy Commerce Director at City of Philadelphia, aided businesses hit by lockdowns with much-needed grants.
As omicron tightens its grip, the mayor of Washington, D.C., Monday declared a state of emergency.
You'll need a prescription first from a doctor or other authorized health worker. The U.S. government is buying the pills from Merck and Pfize…
Virginia state employees who serve at the will of the governor remain largely in limbo about their employment status heading into the Christmas holiday, having not received formal notices from Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin’s transition team about whether they should pack up or stay put.
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Gas prices are rising and the government is looking to change that. Source by: Stringr