Darren Bailey Wins Republican Governor's Race in 2022 Illinois Primary Election: NBC News

In a six-way race to face Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker this November, it will be State Sen. Darren Bailey that will win the Republican nomination, NBC 5 and the Associated Press project.

LIVE UPDATES: Polls close in multiple states in first elections since Roe ruling

incoming update…Polls have officially closed in New York and Colorado after voters in each state cast their ballots in primary elections.A closely watched race in the Empire State is the four-way...

Election 2022: Abortion is central in 1st post-Roe primaries - The Associated Press

DENVER — The midterm primary season enters a new, more volatile phase on Tuesday as voters participate in the first elections since the U.S.

In flurry of court activity, rulings on abortion bans mixed

A federal court Tuesday allowed Tennessee to ban abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy, while in Texas — which is already enforcing a similar ban based on cardiac activity — a judge...

Latest train crash was the most deadly in Amtrak's history: report

An Amtrak passenger train traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago derailed and struck a dump truck at an uncontrolled crossing in a rural area of Missouri, killing three people on the train and one...

Airline cancellations, delays persist ahead of holiday weekend

More than 1,400 flights in, out of and across the United States were already delayed as of noon ET Tuesday, according to flight tracking website FlightAware. Meanwhile, more than 500 flights were...

Cities cancel July 4 shows over shortages, wildfire risks

Several U.S. cities are canceling fireworks displays this Fourth of July amidst wildfire danger and supply-chain issues. While experts say that overseas shipping and labor shortages – worsened by...

U.S. 'actively' seeking WNBA star Griner's return from Russia, White House says

AIR FORCE ONE -The United States is actively trying to resolve WNBA star Brittney Griner's detention in Russia, White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan told reporters on Tuesday,...

The anti-abortion “social safety net”

Anit-abortion activists celebrate outside the US Supreme Court on June 24, the day Roe v. Wade was overturned. | Matt McClain/Washington Post via Getty Images The right wants “crisis...

Yacht of wealthiest Russian oligarch docked in haven Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The man considered to be the wealthiest oligarch in Russia, who has been photographed playing ice hockey with President Vladimir Putin, joins a growing list of...

Post Roe: Dems challenge GOP to show they care for mothers

The Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade's constitutional protections for abortion rights set off a contest between Democrats and Republicans going into the midterm elections over...

A Dire Warning For Democrats': Over 1 Million Voters Switch To GOP Over The Last Year

'A Dire Warning For Democrats': Over 1 Million Voters Switch To GOP Over The Last Year The Republican Party has been picking up support over the past year, as more than 1 million...

Nigerian Governor Orders Mass Issuance Of Gun Permits To Counter Murderous Hordes

Nigerian Governor Orders Mass Issuance Of Gun Permits To Counter Murderous Hordes Gun permits have rarely been issued in Nigeria—but that's about to change. In the face of rampant...

Newsom hauling massive amount to Californians as inflation rages on

California lawmakers reached a budget deal with Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom late Sunday that includes sending "inflation relief" checks to millions of state residents. Per the terms of the...

Fourth of July travel: Flight cancelations continue as holiday nears

Airline passengers, now paying significantly more for airfare, are being pummeled by numerous flight cancelations and delays as the Fourth of July holiday weekend nears. More than 1,600 trips in,...

G7 leaders set to pursue Russian oil price cap, US to send anti-air missile system

The Group of Seven economic powers are planning a continued commitment to supporting Ukraine, with the U.S. preparing to purchase an advanced surface-to-air missile system for the country. The...

Norway: Suspect in Pride Month attack won't talk to police - The Associated Press

OSLO, Norway — The suspect in a mass shooting during an LGBTQ festival in Norway has refused to explain his actions to investigators and will remain in pretrial custody for the next four weeks,...

Russia defaults on foreign debt for first time since 1918 following sanctions

Russia defaulted on its foreign-currency sovereign debt for the first time in more than a century after failing to make two payments by the Sunday night deadline. Moscow missed the deadline to...

US allocates $200B to project countering Chinese initiative

The United States is pledging $200 billion to a G7 infrastructure project intended to counter’s China’s multi trillion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative. The "Partnership for Global Infrastructure...

Airlines Say Understaffed FAA "Crippling" East Coast Traffic

Airlines Say Understaffed FAA "Crippling" East Coast Traffic Last week, Transportation secretary Pete Buttigieg warned airlines that they faced federal government action—presumably...

Pfizer says updated COVID-19 booster can provide more protection against super-contagious omicron

Pfizer says changing its COVID-19 vaccine to better target the omicron variant is safe and effective. The update, in a statement issued Saturday, comes just days before regulators determine if...

Pfizer says updated COVID-19 booster can provide more protection against super-contagious omicron

Pfizer says changing its COVID-19 vaccine to better target the omicron variant is safe and effective. The update, in a statement issued Saturday, comes just days before regulators determine if...

Pfizer says updated booster can provide more protection against omicron

Pfizer says changing its COVID-19 vaccine to better target the omicron variant is safe and effective. The update, in a statement issued Saturday, comes just days before regulators determine if...

Watch: 18 Dead, 76 Injured As 1000s Of African Migrants Storm Spanish Exclave of Melilla

Watch: 18 Dead, 76 Injured As 1000s Of African Migrants Storm Spanish Exclave of Melilla Eighteen African migrants are dead and 76 injured after a mass storming of the Spanish exclave...

Defiant Johnson says he won't change despite election woes - The Associated Press

LONDON — A defiant British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was in a stubborn standoff with his frustrated Conservative Party on Saturday, after two thumping special election defeats renewed calls...

Germany Fears Russia Could Shut Nord Stream 1 Within Weeks

Germany Fears Russia Could Shut Nord Stream 1 Within Weeks The European Union has this week accused Russia of planning "rogue moves" regarding lowering natural gas flows to Europe, or...

AIPAC Lobbies Against Probe Of US-Palestinian Journalist Likely Murdered By Israeli Sniper

AIPAC Lobbies Against Probe Of US-Palestinian Journalist Likely Murdered By Israeli Sniper Twenty-four U.S. senators sent a letter to President Biden on Thursday urging an FBI and...

Closing Yelp offices will be beneficiary, co-founder says

Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman announced Thursday that it would close "underutilized offices" in New York, Chicago and Washington, D.C. In a blog post, Stoppelman wrote that following the COVID-19...

Amazon's Alexa may mimic voices of dead people: 'Make memories last'

"Alexa, sing this song like Grandma used to." Amazon announced on Wednesday, June 22, that it may soon feature the mimicking voices of customers' dead relatives within its Alexa products. Rohit...

Abortion clinics close after Roe v. Wade ruling

Multiple clinics that provide abortions closed down Friday in the immediate aftermath of the Supreme Court's ruling that will end federal protections on abortion.Driving the news: The Supreme...

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