One name ranked as the most popular name for canine friends in 35 states.
Parents in Florida and homeowners in Illinois could be among millions across the nation to receive a rebate in August to help residents amid rampant inflation.
Our research finds that 19 states enacted new laws to interfere with election administration in 2021. And these attempts to chip away at our sound foundation of nonpartisan elections are picking up steam: 21 states have already enacted new laws with the intent of interfering with legitimate election results in 2022.
Less than 10 minutes after the Court's ruling was released, Missouri became the first state to invoke a trigger law banning abortions.
Some states are treating Juneteenth as a day of remembrance or observance rather than a legal paid holiday.
Most cases in the U.S. are currently awaiting confirmation from the CDC.
The most popular emoji in the U.S., and globally, is the laughing crying face.
South Carolina, Alabama and Mississippi honor the day every year, and challenges against the holidays have so far been unsuccessful.
Several states are considering sending a round of direct payments to their residents, as the U.S. continues to face inflation, and recover from the pandemic.
If the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, 26 states are certain or likely to move quickly toward banning abortion, according to policy experts.
Beyond the immediate and real threat to the rights of women, what's happening in Texas, Missouri and other red states is another sign that the Trumpified GOP's ideology is shifting rapidly toward authoritarianism.
States have repeatedly tried this approach, always with the false promise that sometime tomorrow, the middle class will benefit from today's tax cuts for businesses and the wealthiest people.
"The landscape of abortion provision is simply not going to be able to absorb all the people," Dr. Bhavik Kumar warned Newsweek about overturning Roe v. Wade.
In an effort to battle the staffing shortage, the Departments of Transportation and Education will allow states to waive portions of the applicant test.
By 2022, California will pay minimum wage workers $15 an hour—more than double the pay of their counterparts in 20 other states.
You can visit towns called Boring, Toast, Sugar Tit, Knob Lick, Normal, Dinosaur and Yolo across America.
"I don't believe this directive is the correct, or the most effective, solution for Kansas," Governor Laura Kelly said of Biden's vaccine mandate for employers.
Many of the least vaccinated states are among those that have reported a higher number of deaths so far this year.
The Treasury Department is reallocating the funds in an effort to get more federal aid into the hands of tenants facing evictions amid the slow distribution.
New Jersey, Oregon, New Mexico and California are codifying legal protections for people placed under a guardianship.
"It's kind of like having your hands tied in the middle of a boxing match," said Kelley Vollmar, Jefferson County (Mo.) Health Department executive director.
The island is faced with little promise of progress, no control or viable decision-making and no long-term plans.
Louisiana implemented a state-wide mask mandate amid rising cases and the majority of Nevada's counties are under a mask mandate.