Thursday's top stories

U.S. government cracks down on scammy organic labels

Illustration of an apple wearing a joke Groucho Mark glasses

What to know about extraordinary measures as debt ceiling hits

Shawna Chen
Updated Jan 19, 2023 - Politics & Policy

SCOTUS says it's so far unable to identify leaker of draft opinion that overturned Roe

Photo of the Supreme Court building from the front
Ivana Saric
Jan 19, 2023 - World

Ardern's exit after "unprecedented" threats shows toll of burnout for women leaders

Barak Ravid
Jan 19, 2023 - World

Scoop: Sullivan raises Israeli judicial overhaul plan with Netanyahu

Sullivan meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (2nd R) in Jerusalem on January 19, 2023.
Herb Scribner
Updated Jan 19, 2023 - Politics & Policy

Alec Baldwin to face involuntary manslaughter charges for "Rust" shooting

Actor Alec Baldwin (L) appears on January 23, 2019 in Manhattan Criminal Court in New York City.

Unionization rate hit all-time low in 2022 despite growth in overall members

Javier E. David
Updated Jan 19, 2023 - Economy & Business

Debt ceiling fight set to "cross the Rubicon"

Illustration of a stack of bills crushing Uncle Sam's hat.

McCarthy's risky weapon in the 118th Congress

Yellen's message in Africa: We're here to stay

Mayors want to fight climate change, but fear losing their jobs

Ina Fried
Jan 19, 2023 - Technology

ChatGPT is the talk of Davos

Illustration of a computer with quote marks, binary numbers and abstract shapes.

"We won't shy away": Mayors are shaming gunmakers

Dave Lawler
Jan 19, 2023 - World

Zelensky: West has "vaccine against Russian tyranny" — more weapons

Rebecca Falconer
Updated Jan 19, 2023 - World

New Zealand's Jacinda Ardern to step down as prime minister

rime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces her resignation at the War Memorial Centre on January 19, 2023 in Napier, New Zealand.
Rebecca Falconer
Updated Jan 19, 2023 - Politics & Policy

Biden bolsters California disaster declaration as storm death toll rises

In an aerial view, floodwaters cover an agricultural area after the Salinas River overflowed its banks on January 13, 2023 in Salinas, California.