(WASHINGTON) -- Marking National Native American Heritage Month, President Joe Biden on Monday participated in a tribal nations summit, announcing new steps by his administration to protect tribal lands and strengthen public safety. The event marked the first summit since 2016 and was also the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy, the Senate’s most senior member and third in line to the presidency, announced Monday that he will retire from the chamber in 2022 rather than seek a historic ninth term. "I’m proud to be Vermont’s longest-serving senator, because I... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Donald Trump's political ally Steve Bannon on Monday surrendered to the FBI on charges of criminal contempt of Congress stemming from his refusal to cooperate with the House select committee on the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol. Bannon on Friday... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- On the heels of his stirring plea at the just-completed Glasgow Climate Conference for "every nation to do its part" to solve the climate crisis, President Joe Biden's administration is preparing this week to hold an auction for drilling rights in the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After 87 days of negotiations, the $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill was passed in the House Nov. 5 with the help of 13 Republicans -- a decision that swiftly set conservative GOP members on the attack against their colleagues. Many Republicans took to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Shortly after the Jan. 6 insurrection, Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell did something extraordinary: He decided to disinvite Donald Trump from President Joe Biden's upcoming inauguration because he was worried Trump could use the occasion to disrupt the peaceful transfer of power,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Debra Ward -- a military wife and mother -- assumed her husband's more than 25 years of service would provide a safety net whenever their child became sick. The couple's only son, 22-year-old Joel, was diagnosed diabetes over a a decade ago and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Summer Zervos, a former contestant on "The Apprentice," has agreed to end her defamation lawsuit against former President Donald Trump. The The joint stipulation said the case is "dismissed and discontinued." Zervos’ attorneys and attorneys for Trump filed a stipulation of discontinuance that... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department has charged former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon with two counts of criminal contempt of Congress over his defiance of a subpoena from the select committee investigating the Jan. 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol. The indictment sets off... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The long-running special investigation into how the government probed candidate Donald Trump's ties to Russia brought a new indictment last week and in the process cast fresh doubt on earlier claims that a little-known Belarussian-born businessman named Sergei Millian had been an... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A group of House Democrats have announced that on Friday they will formally introduce a measure to censure Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Ariz., for tweeting an edited Japanese cartoon showing him stabbing President Joe Biden and killing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. Gosar on Monday... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows wants a court to resolve former President Donald Trump's claims of executive privilege before he cooperates with the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. This comes after the White House notified Meadows' attorney... Read More.