- ‘Let’s do this’: Democratic Rep. Karen Bass enters Los Angeles mayoral raceby USA TODAY on September 28, 2021 at 12:34 AM
Rep. Karen Bass, a high-profile member of the Democratic caucus on Capitol Hill, announced her plans to run for Los Angeles mayor.
- Live updates: Senate Republicans block funding bill as Congress scrambles to avoid government shutdownby USA TODAY on September 27, 2021 at 11:18 PM
Congress faces a series of high-stakes votes this week on government funding, the debt limit, infrastructure and President Joe Biden’s priorities.
- A fireball passing through the atmosphere at 32,000 mph was caught on camera in North Carolinaby USA TODAY on September 27, 2021 at 10:32 PM
Over a hundred people reported seeing a fireball rip through the sky on the East Coast, but one home camera captured the phenomenon.
- R. Kelly verdict: R&B star found guilty on all counts in New York sex trafficking trialby USA TODAY on September 27, 2021 at 10:18 PM
R&B star R. Kelly has been convicted on all nine counts of sex trafficking and racketeering in New York following a six-weeklong trial.
- FBI: Record surge in 2020 murders; nearly 30% increase drives spike in violent crimeby USA TODAY on September 27, 2021 at 9:52 PM
FBI reported a nearly 30% increase in murders in 2020, the largest single-year jump since the bureau began recording crime statistics six decades ago.