Yale, Columbia to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for fall

Yale University and Columbia University have told students that they will be required to have received a COVID-19 vaccine if students wish to remain on campus in the fall, adding their names to the list of colleges mandating vaccination. Fellow Ivy League s...

Jill Biden revisits the idea of free community college

(CNN) First lady Jill Biden on Monday stepped up her call for affordable community college for all Americans who wish to attend, revisiting her support for free community colleges. Biden resurfaced the idea -- an objective that President Joe Biden helped la...

GOP congresswoman fires back after Pelosi calls her 'that woman'

Rep. Lisa McClain, R-Mich., on Monday responded to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's comments calling the Michigan lawmaker "that woman." "That woman on the floor should be apologizing for what she said," Pelosi, D-Calif., told The Hill on Monday, referencing Mc...

Grizzly mauling near Yellowstone kills backcountry guide

A Montana backcountry guide has died after he was mauled by a large grizzly bear that was probably defending a nearby moose carcass just outside Yellowstone National Park, officials said Monday. MAN STALKED BY MOUNTAIN LION ON UTAH TRAIL, VIRAL VIDEO SHOWST...

Kenosha sheriff identifies 24-year-old shooting suspect

The Kenosha, Wisconsin, sheriff’s department on Monday identified 24-year-old Rakayo Alandis Vinson as the suspect in a Sunday shooting that left three people dead and three others injured. Vinson is in custody at the Kenosha County Jail and faces one charg...

Coast Guard finds fifth Seacor Power ship disaster victim: report

Coast Guard crews scouring the waters off Louisiana where a commercial ship capsized nearly a week ago during a violent storm have found another body, a report says. The victim of the Seacor Power lift boat disaster was discovered Sunday night, NOLA.com rep...

Chicago weekend violence: 26 shooting victims, including 5 deceased

The Chicago Police Department over the weekend recorded 26 shooting victims, including five who have been pronounced dead. Police recorded 21 total weekend shooting incidents between Friday, April 16, at 6 p.m. and Sunday, April 18, at 11:59 p.m. Shooting v...

4 things to ask before you hire a financial adviser

But before you pick a financial adviser, make sure that person is the right fit for you and your financial situation. "Being clear on your financial goals goes a long way when deciding to hire a financial adviser," said Skip Schweiss, a certified financial...