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Stay current with all the latest and breaking news from North America, compare headlines and perspectives between news sources on stories happening today. In total, 23,909 stories have been published about North America which Ground News has aggregated in the past 3 months.

Media Bias Breakdown

How is the media covering North America?

North America often is covered by Left Media sources.
Left54%
Center29%
Right17%

Top News Stories

US & Canada · Washington

Biden invokes Defense Production Act for formula shortage

61% Center coverage: 184 sources
President Joe Biden invoked the Defense Production Act to speed production of infant formula. Taylor Swift received an honorary doctorate of fine arts from New York University. John Fetterman will win the Pennsylvania Democratic Senate primary, CNN projects. Donald Trump's choice for Pennsylvania governor has won his primary, and his Senate pick is locked in a close contest.See the Story
Entertainment · Los Angeles

Marnie Schulenburg, 'As the World Turns' and 'One Life to Live' actress, dies at 37

44% Center coverage: 34 sources
Marnie Schulenburg was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2020. She appeared in the soap operas "As the World Turns" and "One Life to Live" Her husband Zack Robidas also confirmed her death in a Facebook post. She is survived by her husband and their 2-year-old daughter Coda.See the Story
Business · Detroit

Ford recalls 39,000 U.S. SUVs after engine fire reports

71% Center coverage: 28 sources
Ford says it doesn't know what's causing fires in some 2021 Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator SUVs. Ford has reports of 16 fires under the hood, 14 in rental company vehicles. The automaker also is recalling about 310,000 heavy-duty trucks because the driver's air bag may not inflate.See the Story
American Airlines · New York

Spirit Airlines calls for shareholders to reject JetBlue bid

62% Center coverage: 32 sources
Spirit repeated Thursday that any attempt to merge with the New York carrier would face substantial regulatory hurdles. JetBlue responded Thursday, saying that Spirit's potential deal with Frontier also faces regulatory scrutiny. Spirit shareholders are scheduled to vote June 10 on the cash-and-stock offer from Frontier.See the Story
Business · New York

Dow drops 1,100 points for its biggest decline since 2020 as the sell-off this year on Wall Street intensifies

36% Left coverage: 31 sources
Investors are calling for a three-quarter-point rate hike at the conclusion of the Fed's June meeting. The Dow shed more than 1164 points, or 3.6%, its biggest loss since 2020. The broader market lost 4%, putting the S&P 500 on the precipice of bear market territory. The Fed could hike rates to 5% by the time it ends the current bout of tightening.See the Story
US & Canada · Oroville

California tree trimmer guilty in deadly throat-slashings

73% Center coverage: 15 sources
Ryan Scott Blinston, 37, found guilty of murder, attempted murder and arson. Blinton faces a mandatory term of life in prison without the possibility of parole. He returned to clients' homes in Butte and Tehama Counties and slashed throats. Prosecutors didn't mention a motive for the crimes.See the Story
Business · Washington

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise; continuing claims lowest since 1969

58% Center coverage: 17 sources
Total number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits is at a 53-year low. American workers are enjoying historically strong job security two years after the coronavirus pandemic plunged the economy into a short but devastating recession. U.S. employers added 428,000 jobs in April, leaving the unemployment rate at 3.6%.See the Story
Abortion · Washington

Harris to meet virtually with abortion providers

65% Center coverage: 14 sources
Vice President Kamala Harris will speak Thursday with abortion providers from states with some of the nation's strictest restrictions. The meeting comes weeks after the leaks of a draft Supreme Court opinion suggesting that justices are on the brink of overturning the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion nationwide.See the Story
Doug Ford · Ontario

Supreme Court to hear case about access to Premier Doug Ford's mandate letters

34% Center coverage: 3 sources
The Supreme Court of Canada says it will hear Ontario's appeal to block the release of the premier's mandate letters. The letters were sent to cabinet ministers shortly after Premier Doug Ford took office in 2018. The CBC appealed to the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, who ordered the letters be disclosed to the public. A divisional court dismissed the appeal, which triggered another appeal to the Court of Appeal.See the Story

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