How restrictive is Texas’ latest abortion law? A state-by-state look

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Senate Bill 8 officially became law on Wednesday, restricting abortions once a heartbeat is detected in patients, with some identified as early as six weeks post-fertilization. Schoharie limo crash plea deal leaves another dark day for family members The latest law is deemed the most restrictive abortion legislation nationally. In addition to … Read more

12 US military members, multiple Afghans killed in suicide bombings outside Kabul airport

WARNING: The images below contain graphic content. Discretion is advised. KABUL, Afghanistan (NewsNation Now) —  Two suicide bombers and gunmen attacked crowds of Afghans flocking to Kabul’s airport Thursday, transforming a scene of desperation into one of horror in the waning days of a massive airlift that has drawn thousands of people seeking to flee … Read more

Biden to deliver remarks as Taliban says no extensions for US evacuations

KABUL, Afghanistan (NewsNation Now) — A Taliban spokesman said Tuesday the U.S. must complete its evacuation of people from Afghanistan by the Aug. 31 date the Biden administration set for the withdrawal of all American troops. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid says his group will accept “no extensions” to the deadline. He says life is returning to … Read more

Review of Governor Cuomo’s calendar shows he visited Central New York more than 100 times

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — NewsChannel 9’s review of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s official calendar shows he visited the counties of Central New York more than 100 times over his 10 years in office. Governor Cuomo’s resignation takes effect midnight between Monday and Tuesday. Minutes later, Kathy Hochul will be sworn in. Cuomo submits resignation letter Cuomo … Read more

WATCH: Cuomo attorney holds virtual briefing

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Outgoing New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo tweeted on Friday that his attorney, Rita Glavin, is holding a virtual briefing at 1 p.m. Watch in the player above. More coverage || Cuomo under fire This ahead of Cuomo’s official resignation, set to go into effect at 11:59 p.m. on Monday. Hochul is set to … Read more

Secret IRS files show tax cut benefits for wealthy

CHICAGO (NewsNation Now) — A new report by ProPublica reveals former President Donald Trump’s 2017 tax cuts benefited more than just the middle class, the ultra-wealthy took a slice of the pie as well. “What we were able to do that is unusual here is connect the lobbying to what actually happened,” said Justin Elliott, … Read more

Biden to address nation on chaos in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — President Joe Biden will return to the White House Monday to address the nation on the U.S. evacuation from Afghanistan, a day after the Taliban took control of the country. The White House says Biden will travel back to Washington from the Camp David presidential retreat to speak at 3:45 p.m. … Read more

Concerning IPCC Climate Report Released

(WUTR/WFXV/WPNY-TV) – The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is the United Nations body for assessing the science related to climate change. Their most recent report details irreversible damage for centuries to millennia regarding changes to the ocean, ice sheets, and global sea level caused by climate change. Of the many alarming statistics, a few … Read more

The rise and fall of Governor Cuomo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)– As cases of COVID began to swell across New York State, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s press briefings became part of the daily landscape. Our viewers quickly got used to them; and then eventually counted on them for up-to-the-minute, live-as-it-happened information about a virus few knew anything about. Already with a strong foothold among … Read more

Gov. Cuomo announces $15M to combat COVID vaccine hesitancy: ‘We can’t go back’

Editor’s note: The governor’s press conference will be streamed at 11:30 a.m. EDT. BRONX, N.Y. (WROC) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo traveled to Yankee Stadium Monday for a coronavirus briefing. “We see the COVID numbers and we see the reality, and we know what we have to do,” Gov. Cuomo said. The governor said 75% of … Read more