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Navy divers begin pulling up Chinese spy balloon debris
Navy divers begin pulling up Chinese spy balloon debris

The Navy has shifted to an all-underwater search for pieces of the massive Chinese spy balloon a U.S. fighter jet shot down off the coast of South Carolina on Saturday.

Fed's Powell: Strong hiring could force further rate hikes

Fed's Powell: Strong hiring could force further rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said Tuesday that if the U.S. job market further strengthens in the coming months or inflation readings accelerate, the Fed might have to raise its benchmark interest rate higher than it now projects.

Lucky player in Seattle suburb wins $754.6M Powerball prize

Lucky player in Seattle suburb wins $754.6M Powerball prize

Washington state lottery officials say a single winning ticket for a $754.6 million Powerball jackpot was sold at a department store in a Seattle suburb.

Crews release toxic chemicals from derailed tankers in Ohio

Crews release toxic chemicals from derailed tankers in Ohio

Crews in Ohio have released toxic chemicals from five cars of a derailed train near the Pennsylvania state line to reduce the threat of an explosion.

Balloon bursts hopes for end to spiraling U.S.-China tensions

Balloon bursts hopes for end to spiraling U.S.-China tensions

Monday was supposed to be a day of modest hope in the U.S.-China relationship.

Woman plotted with neo-Nazi to attack power grid, feds say

Woman plotted with neo-Nazi to attack power grid, feds say

Officials say a Maryland woman conspired with a neo-Nazi leader in Florida to plan an attack on Baltimore's power grid in an effort to further their racist mission.

Biden 2024? Most Democrats say no thank you: AP-NORC poll

Biden 2024? Most Democrats say no thank you: AP-NORC poll

A majority of Democrats now think one term is plenty for President Joe Biden, despite his insistence that he plans to seek re-election in 2024.

Stocks slip as worries about high rates weigh on Wall Street

Stocks slip as worries about high rates weigh on Wall Street

Stocks slipped again on Wall Street.

AMC to charge more for good seats in movie theaters

AMC to charge more for good seats in movie theaters

Middle seats at many U.S. movie theaters just got more expensive.

Sorry, not sorry: Some 1/6 rioters change tune after apology

Sorry, not sorry: Some 1/6 rioters change tune after apology

Some Jan. 6 defendants who have expressed remorse in court for joining the pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol have later struck a different tone or downplayed the deadly riot publicly.

Chinese balloon high over U.S. stirs unease down below

Chinese balloon high over U.S. stirs unease down below

The Chinese balloon drifting high above the U.S. and first revealed over Montana has created a buzz down below among residents — and raised a chorus of alarm from elected officials.

Report: Navy ships face growing maintenance delays, costs

Report: Navy ships face growing maintenance delays, costs

Navy ships are getting fewer steaming hours because of growing maintenance delays and costs, a troubling trend that comes at a time when the U.S. is struggling to keep pace with China's growing fleet.

A surprising burst of U.S. hiring in January: 517,000 jobs

A surprising burst of U.S. hiring in January: 517,000 jobs

For nearly a year, the Federal Reserve has been on a mission to cool down the job market to help curb the nation's worst inflation bout in four decades. The job market hasn't been cooperating.

Wall Street rally hits wall of hot jobs, cold earnings data

Wall Street rally hits wall of hot jobs, cold earnings data

Wall Street's rally hit a wall after a surprisingly strong jobs report fueled worries about inflation and higher interest rates.

New rules would limit sugar in school meals for first time

New rules would limit sugar in school meals for first time

U.S. Agriculture officials have proposed new nutrition standards for school meals, including the first limits on added sugars.

U.S. may lift protections for Yellowstone, Glacier grizzlies

U.S. may lift protections for Yellowstone, Glacier grizzlies

U.S. wildlife officials have taken the first step to lift federal protections for grizzly bears in the northern Rocky Mountains, which would open the door to future hunting in several states.

Jupiter's moon count jumps to 92, most in solar system

Jupiter's moon count jumps to 92, most in solar system

Astronomers have discovered 12 new moons around Jupiter, putting the total count at a record-breaking 92.

U.S. to send Ukraine longer-range bombs in latest turnaround

U.S. to send Ukraine longer-range bombs in latest turnaround

After months of agonizing, the U.S has agreed to send longer-range bombs to Ukraine as it prepares to launch a spring offensive to retake territory Russia captured last year.

Grandmother indicted after boy, 9, fatally shoots teen girl

Grandmother indicted after boy, 9, fatally shoots teen girl

A Baltimore grandmother faces criminal charges for failing to secure the gun that her 9-year-old grandson was carrying when he fatally shot a teenage girl last summer, officials announced Thursday.

Hunter Biden seeks federal probe of Trump allies over laptop

Hunter Biden seeks federal probe of Trump allies over laptop

A lawyer for President Joe Biden's son, Hunter, has asked the Justice Department to investigate close allies of former President Donald Trump and others who accessed and disseminated personal data from a laptop.

Judges hear appeal from victim's family in Adnan Syed case

Judges hear appeal from victim's family in Adnan Syed case

Adnan Syed appeared in court Thursday in Maryland, where a three-judge panel considered whether the victim's family experienced improper treatment when a Baltimore court overturned Syed's conviction last year.

Pentagon: Chinese spy balloon spotted over Western U.S.

Pentagon: Chinese spy balloon spotted over Western U.S.

The U.S. says it is tracking a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon that has been spotted over U.S. airspace for a couple days.

House GOP votes to oust Democrat Omar from major committee

House GOP votes to oust Democrat Omar from major committee

House Republicans have voted to oust Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar from the House Foreign Affairs Committee.

Biden, Black caucus agree on path forward on police reform

Biden, Black caucus agree on path forward on police reform

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus met with President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, reaching an agreement on how to address the issue of policing in America after the recent killing of Tyre Nichols.

Wall Street piles more onto big start to year as tech surges

Wall Street piles more onto big start to year as tech surges

Wall Street's bang to start the year got even bigger, as tech stocks and a surge for Facebook's parent company led the market higher.

FBI searches Biden's vacation home; no classified documents found

FBI searches Biden's vacation home; no classified documents found

The FBI has searched President Joe Biden's Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, home as part of its investigation into potential high-level mishandling of classified records.