NEW YORK -- A new grand jury has been formed by New York prosecutors to hear evidence regarding the probe into former President Donald Trump's business dealings. The term of the existing panel was due to expire, a source familiar with the matter said to The Associated Press on Thursday.
NEW YORK , Many government workers who defied New York City’s COVID-19 vaccination mandate will not be fired. They will continue to get paid, at least for the moment, if they have applied for a religious exemption as part of a labor agreement announced Thursday.
PHOENIX , -- Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Thursday that he will sue to stop the Biden administration’s new mandate that large employers force their workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19, or to undergo weekly testing beginning in January.
LITTLE ROCK (Ark.) -- Republican State officials reacted quickly to President Joe Biden’s new mandate for private employers to require workers be vaccinated against COVID-19 on Thursday. They threatened a series of lawsuits and other actions in an effort to thwart a requirement that they view as a clear example of government overreach.
TRENTON (N.J.) -- New Jersey's longtime senator president, Democrat Steve Sweeney, lost reelection to a Republican newcomer, who spent very little money and underscored Democratic woes during the Biden era.
ExxonMobil's chief executives said Thursday that their company "doesn't spread disinformation about climate change" as they and other chief executives of oil companies countered allegations by Congress that the industry had concealed evidence regarding the dangers.
A nor'easter, which battered the Atlantic coast with hurricane force wind gusts, left over half a million homes and businesses without power in New England. It also forced the closing of bridges and ferries in the region on Wednesday.