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Mother Nature to rain on May Day activities

× BLOOMINGTON — For any Central Illinois residents planning to celebrate May Day activities outside, taking an umbrella would be a good idea. A flash flood watch is in effect until 7 p.m. Wednesday, and forecasters…

Attorney General William Barr

Attorney General William Barr refuses to testify at…

WASHINGTON – Attorney General William Barr refused on Wednesday to testify before the House Judiciary Committee about special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation because of a dispute about how he would be questioned. His refusal is the…

Biden goes light on policy, heavy on emotion

“We choose hope over fear! We choose unity over division! We choose truth over lies! And we choose science over fiction!” former Vice President Joe Biden said to loud applause. | Jeff Swensen/Getty Images 2020…

The king of Thailand married his bodyguard and…

Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn sits next to Queen Suthida during a ceremony inside Dusit Palace in Bangkok. (Royal Household/EPA-EFE) Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn has married his bodyguard and made her queen. The royal announcement that…

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Chinese family revealed as clients who paid $6.5…

Since the day federal authorities revealed celebrities and wealthy parents shelled out hundreds of thousands of dollars to get their children into elite universities as part of a nationwide college admissions scandal, the identity of…

US launches plan to choke off Irans energy…

A gas flare on an oil production platform in the Soroush oil fields is seen alongside an Iranian flag in the Gulf. Raheb Homavandi | Reuters The United States sharply tightened energy sanctions against Iran…