CNN  —  Two police officers and a firefighter were fatally shot and another officer was injured after responding to a domestic incident early Sunday morning in Burnsville, Minnesota, according to local authorities. The incident began around 1:50 a.m. CT, when Burnsville police were called to a home where a man was reported to be armed […]

A South Dakota tribe has banned Republican Gov. Kristi Noem from the Pine Ridge Reservation after she spoke this week about wanting to send razor wire and security personnel to Texas to help deter immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border and also said cartels are infiltrating the state’s reservations. “Due to the safety of the Oyate, […]

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation declaring February 2024 as Black History Month. The text of the proclamation and a copy can be found below: PROCLAMATION This month, we pay homage to the rich history and contributions of Black Americans who have shaped our state and nation in countless ways through centuries […]

​   Wes Moore is the 63rd Governor of the state of Maryland. He is Maryland’s first Black Governor in the state’s 246-year history, and is just the third African American elected Governor in the history of the United States. Born in Takoma Park, Maryland, on Oct. 15, 1978, to Joy and Westley Moore, […]

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced the U.S. Small Business Administration will offer federal assistance to New Yorkers in Clinton County who were impacted by heavy rains and flooding in July 2023. Residents and businesses in Clinton County are now eligible to apply for low-interest loans to aid in their recovery from this event thanks to […]

There’s no indication that a vehicle crash and explosion Wednesday that killed two people on the American side of the Rainbow Bridge — which connects Ontario and New York — is linked to terrorism, says New York Gov. Kathy Hochul. “Based on what we know at this moment, there is no sign of terrorist activity in this crash,” Hochul said at a […]

The FBI is investigating a vehicle explosion at the Canadian border where an “airborne” car crashed into a checkpoint at the Rainbow Bridge in Niagara Falls on Wednesday, officials said. The two people in the vehicle are both dead and so far there are no immediate signs this was a terrorist attack, New York Gov. Kathy […]

Governor Kathy Hochul today updated New Yorkers on bridge closures on the US-Canadian border following an incident on Rainbow Bridge. The Governor also announced earlier today that the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force will be monitoring all points of entry to New York. “I have been briefed on the situation that occurred at the Rainbow […]

Nov 7 (Reuters) – Democratic Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear won a second four-year term on Tuesday, Edison Research projected, defying the conservative lean in a state that voted for Republican Donald Trump by more than 25 percentage points in 2020. Beshear, one of only a handful of Democratic governors in Republican-leaning states, defeated state Attorney […]

WASHINGTON D.C. – Ahead of oral arguments in United States v. Rahimi, Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a statement urging the Supreme Court to uphold a federal law prohibiting individuals under domestic violence restraining orders from possessing firearms. Today’s statement follows an amicus brief the Governor filed in the Supreme Court earlier this year in the case. In his brief, […]

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