10-year-old killed after rock crashes through windshield

10-year-old killed after rock crashes through windshield

A 10-year-old Idaho girl was killed when a rock crashed through the windshield of her father’s truck and hit in her in the head, according to local reports. Young Kambrie Horsley was riding in dad Brad Horsley’s vehicle in Malad on Monday when a semi driving on the same road dislodged a 4-inch rock from … Read more

CDC data shows vaccinated face small risk of serious ‘breakthrough’ COVID-19 infections

CDC data shows vaccinated face small risk of serious 'breakthrough' COVID-19 infections

Data updated Friday continued to show a minuscule risk of serious COVID-19 infections among people who’ve been vaccinated — as a former White House coronavirus advisor on Friday called the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s communication strategy a “disaster.” New figures posted on the CDC’s website showed that just 6,587 — or 0.004 … Read more

Dem majority narrows with swearing in of Texas GOP Rep. Ellzey

Dem majority narrows with swearing in of Texas GOP Rep. Ellzey

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi faces a narrower majority after swearing in newly-elected Rep. Jake Ellzey, a Texas Republican on Friday, leaving her little room for error in keeping her caucus unified on key legislative items. Ellzey’s induction into Congress allows Pelosi just three defectors as Democrats look to move on key pieces of their agenda, … Read more

Gov. Ron DeSantis bans Florida school districts from requiring masks

Gov. Ron DeSantis bans Florida school districts from requiring masks

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed an executive order Friday banning local school districts from requiring students to wear masks. The order came days after the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new guidance recommending that all students and teachers and other staffers in K-12 schools wear face coverings come the fall. “If you … Read more

Biden says US will hit Cuba with more sanctions unless there’s ‘drastic change’

Biden says US will hit Cuba with more sanctions unless there's 'drastic change'

President Biden on Friday vowed to heap new sanctions on Cuba’s Communist leaders unless there’s “drastic change” in the wake of large anti-government protests. Biden made the threat as he hosted a group of Cuban-Americans at the White House — following weeks of noisy protests on Pennsylvania Ave, including a large and loud overnight protest … Read more