The G7 is shorthand for Group of Seven, an organization of leaders from some of the world's largest economies: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the US. Russia was indefinitely suspended from…

RECALL COUNTDOWN: The first recall timing domino just fell.Democratic legislative leaders said today they'll waive the legislature's 30-day window to review recall costs, paving the way for an earlier contest to decide Gov. Gavin Newsom's…

President Joe Biden speaks about his administration's global Covid-19 vaccination efforts ahead of the G-7 summit on Thursday, June 10, in St. Ives, England. Patrick Semansky/APPresident Biden cast his purchase of 500 million Pfizer vaccine…

Biden has insisted at just about every turn that people address her by her first name. She means it -- people actually call her that or, sometimes, "Dr. B." The familiar approachability is part of…