President Barack Obama said singer Aretha Franklin “rocked the world of anyone who had the pleasure of hearing her voice” in a letter that was read during her funeral service Friday to honor the “Queen of Soul.”
… elected officials at the Oregon Legislature have filed eight complaints and … Avakian's complaint, the Legislature says sexual harassment must be … worked for months with the Legislature to develop a series of … that Courtney and Kotek, the Legislature's top officers, knew …
The U.S. Army Corps said on Friday that a permit it granted for the Dakota Access Pipeline last year was environmentally sound, handing a setback to tribal and green groups hoping to stop the flow of oil on the pipeline.
Groups who successfully sued North Carolina over Republican-constructed congressional maps that a court ruled to be illegally drawn for partisan purposes said on Friday there is not enough time to put in place new lines ahead of the November elections.
President Donald Trump will skip summits with Asian leaders in Singapore and Papua New Guinea in November, sending Vice President Mike Pence in his place, the White House said on Friday, an announcement that will raise questions about his commitment to a regional strategy to counter China.
Trump signed an order to make it easier for small businesses to offer retirement plans and let Americans keep more retirement savings from taxes.
… water projects died in the Legislature on Friday. Assembly Speaker Anthony …
Should he beat Republican Ron DeSantis in November, Andrew Gillum would become the first black governor of Florida.
Brazil federal prosecutors are negotiating with health authority Anvisa and the agriculture ministry to reach a deal that could lift an injunction against the popular weed-killer glyphosate, a prosecutor on the case told Reuters on Friday.
(Reuters Health) – About one in eight essential medicines in low- and middle-income countries may be fake or contain dangerous mixes of ingredients that put patients’ lives at risk, a research review suggests.