Monday's top stories

Dave Lawler
Dec 5, 2022 - World

U.S. and EU positions on China are converging, top official says

Illustration of the EU stars arranged as a no sign over a map of China.
Erin Doherty
Updated Dec 5, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Judge drops corruption charges against former New York Lt. Gov. Benjamin

ieutenant governor of New York, Brian Benjamin attends the Dapper Dan Preview Capsule Collection during New York Fashion Week: The Shows at Spring Studios on September 12, 2021 in New York City.
Ivana Saric
Updated Dec 5, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Lawmakers condemn Trump's call to suspend Constitution

Donald Trump

North Carolina county may be days without power after “targeted” attack

Duke Energy headquarters North Carolina
Jacob Knutson
Updated Dec 5, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Congress considering repeal of military's coronavirus vaccine mandate

Soldiers marching in a Veterans Day Parade in New York City in November 2022.
Ivana Saric
Updated Dec 5, 2022 - World

Explosions reported at two air bases deep inside Russia

Satellite image of Russia's Engels air base.
Josh Kraushaar
Updated Dec 5, 2022 - Politics & Policy

The Georgia Senate runoff is Raphael Warnock’s to lose

John Frank
Updated Dec 5, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Supreme Court to hear arguments in same-sex discrimination case

Web designer Lorie Smith is shown in her office on Nov. 7 in the southwest part of Littleton. Photo: David Zalubowski/AP

The IRS is coming for crypto — but it’s complicated

Illustration of a crypto coin glowing atop a pile of receipts

First look: CEO optimism fading as economy teeters

Keldy Ortiz
Dec 5, 2022 - World

Scoop: Dominican Republic snags first MLB players union office outside U.S.

Ina Fried
Dec 5, 2022 - Technology

New AI chatbot is scary good

Illustration of binary numbers inside of speech bubbles.

Elon Musk's year of losing

Photo illustration of Elon Musk looking worried and surrounded by bright red X's.

Tesla's electric Semi faces a long, slow, uphill climb

Illustration of a commercial electric truck leaving lighting bolt tracks behind it

Worst flu outbreak in more than a decade spikes hospitalizations

Illustration of a thermometer shaped like an upwards arrow, with the mercury rising.

GOP rips McCarthy "saboteurs"