EDITION: US | UK | Canada
Thecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video NewsThecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video News
Sign In|Sign Up
 
 
Bridging The Gap
California looks to crack down on vaccine exemptions amid national measles outbreak California looks to crack down on vaccine exemptions amid national measles outbreak
SAN FRANCISCO — Against the backdrop of an unprecedented national measles outbreak, California lawmakers are weighing new legislation aimed at cracking down on vaccination exemptions. On Thursday, Senate Bill 276 goes before the state’s Assembly Health Committee before likely moving on to a full Assembly vote and, ultimately, the desk of Gov. Gavin Newsom. Earlier this week, he expressed concer...
 Read More 
He writes Trump’s tweets and has been with Trump's campaign since day one He writes Trump’s tweets and has been with Trump's campaign since day one
Since taking office in 2017, President Donald Trump has seen a staff turnover rate higher than the previous five administrations, according to the Brookings Institute. Adding to the list of those who have come and gone will soon be White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders. Trump recently announced she would be leaving her position at the end of the June to return to her home state of ...
 Read More 
New York allows undocumented immigrants to apply for driver's licenses New York allows undocumented immigrants to apply for driver's licenses
ALBANY, N.Y. – New York will become the 13th state to allow undocumented immigrants to apply for driver's licenses after the state Senate approved the measure and Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed it into law Monday night. Immigrants without legal status will soon be able to use foreign documents such as passports to verify their identification when they apply for driving privileges in New York under th...
 Read More 
California court deems marijuana possession in prison legal, but inmates can't smoke California court deems marijuana possession in prison legal, but inmates can't smoke
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A California appeals court says it’s legal to have small amounts of marijuana in prison – so long as inmates don’t inhale. The 3rd District Court of Appeal ruled that California voters legalized recreational possession of less than an ounce (28 grams) of cannabis in 2016, with no exception even for those behind bars. But the court says state law does prohibit smoking wee...
 Read More 
Trump defends new Air Force One paint job: 'The baby blue doesn't fit with us' Trump defends new Air Force One paint job: 'The baby blue doesn't fit with us'
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is defending his decision to repaint Air Force One, saying Friday the new red, white and blue color scheme will be a better fit for the presidential plane. “I think it’s going to look much better actually,” he said during a lengthy interview on Fox and Friends. Trump unveiled the new colors, which will replace the current cyan, white and blue, in a separat...
 Read More 
Premature baby found in detention at Texas Border Patrol facility Premature baby found in detention at Texas Border Patrol facility
The teenage girl with pigtail braids was hunched over in a wheelchair and holding a bunched sweatshirt when an immigrant advocate met her at a crowded Border Patrol facility in Texas. She opened the sweatshirt and the advocate gasped. It was a tiny baby, born premature, being held in detention instead of where she believes she should have been – a hospital neonatal unit. “You look at this ba...
 Read More 
Opponents of adding citizenship question to 2020 census ask Supreme Court to delay any ruling against them Opponents of adding citizenship question to 2020 census ask Supreme Court to delay any ruling against them
WASHINGTON – Opponents of the Trump administration's effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census asked the Supreme Court Wednesday not to rule against them in the coming weeks so that new allegations of a political motive can be reviewed. Lawyers for the New York Immigration Coalition have said information recovered from the files of a deceased Republican expert on redistricting sho...
 Read More 
Community to honor fallen Pulse nightclub victims three years after the Orlando shooting Community to honor fallen Pulse nightclub victims three years after the Orlando shooting
MELBOURNE, Fla. - Three years ago, several hundred people packed the Pulse nightclub in downtown Orlando for drinks, music and fun but instead became victims of the single worst attack on the LGBTQ community in the nation’s history. Wednesday, community leaders, activists and others will gather in Orlando – and in Brevard – to remember the people massacred at the Pulse by a heavily-armed 29-yea...
 Read More 
Former longtime UCLA gynecologist James Heaps charged with sexually abusing patients Former longtime UCLA gynecologist James Heaps charged with sexually abusing patients
A former gynecologist who worked with students at University of California, Los Angeles for nearly 30 years has been charged with sexually abusing patients. The school and prosecutors announced the charges against Dr. James Heaps on Monday, the same day he surrendered to law enforcement. Heaps, 62, faces charges involving his conduct with two patients at UCLA Health in 2017 and 2018, UCLA...
 Read More 
Month of rain in a day: Parts of Southeast deal with flooding, high water rescues Month of rain in a day: Parts of Southeast deal with flooding, high water rescues
Roads became rivers, high-water rescues were underway, and states of emergency were being declared in parts of the Southeast on Sunday after more than a month of rain fell in a day with more on the way. "The same storm system that linked up with tropical moisture and dumped more than a foot of rain in portions of the south-central United States is crawling eastward," AccuWeather meteorologist R...
 Read More 
Displaying 41 to 50 (of 2219 new item.) Result Pages: [<< Prev]   1  2  3  4  5 ...  [Next >>] 
 Latest News »
 
  Trump advocates for more menta...
  'Make sure we win': Donald Tru...
  Trump threatens to retaliate a...
  Trump claims he'll 'end the AI...
  Trump accepts PM Imran's invit...
  Iraqi refugee Nadia Murad to T...
  Trump says U.S. shot down Iran...
  Trump retreats on citizenship ...
  Cities with the biggest Fourth...
  Donald Trump meets Kim Jong Un...
  Supreme Court blocks 2020 cens...
  A US attack could be imminent ...
  Donald Trump formally launches...
  Donald Trump talks health care...
  Tree planted by Trump and Macr...
  Queen Elizabeth greets Donald ...
  Donald Trump to formally decla...
  Trump: I was 'not informed' ab...
  President blasts Biden, Democr...
  Missouri Gov. Mike Parson sign...
 
 

Washington, DC

  ©2010 The Capital Post. All rights reserved.