U.S. judge bans enforcement of Biden’s 100-day freeze on deportations

U.S. District Judge Drew Tipton issued a preliminary injunction sought by Texas, which argued the moratorium violated federal law and risked imposing additional costs on the state.

Here’s what prosecutors could learn from Trump’s tax records after court decision

Former prosecutors say the trove of records could give investigators new tools to determine whether Trump lied to lenders or tax officials, before or after he took office.

Federal workers paid $819M to stay home amid coronavirus pandemic: documents

At the onset of the pandemic, civil servants were told to work from home if possible, to avoid spreading the novel coronavirus throughout government offices.

Russia approves 3rd coronavirus vaccine before late-stage trials begin, PM says

Russia has already approved two COVID-19 vaccines, including the Sputnik V shot, following a similar approach of granting approval before seeing any late-stage trial results.

Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine reduces virus transmission, Israel studies find 

The studies of Pfizer's vaccine are among the first to suggest a shot may stop the spread of COVID-19 and not just prevent people getting ill.

Closing submissions expected to start in corruption trial of Toronto-area officer

Richard Senior, a longtime officer with York Regional Police, has pleaded not guilty to 14 charges, including breach of trust and trafficking cocaine and steroids.

Woman shot by police amid Myanmar coup protests dies after 10 days in hospital

Mya Thwet Thwet Khine, who was shot during a demonstration in the capital Naypyitaw, had been on life support at a hospital with what doctors had said was no chance of recovery.

Eroding trust in scientists could hamper COVID-19 vaccine rollout: survey

The survey underscores a growing struggle around trusted information and credible sources.

Britain to push for cease-fires in conflict zones to allow for COVID-19 vaccine delivery

Britain says more than 160 million people are at risk of being excluded from coronavirus vaccinations because they live in countries engulfed in conflict and instability.

‘A gilded cage’: Biden describes life at the White House 4 weeks into presidency

``I find myself extremely self-conscious,'' Biden added, saying he was unaccustomed to someone ``handing me my suitcoat.''