(WASHINGTON) -- Advocates are taking action across the country as they hope to pressure members of Congress to pass voting rights legislation by Martin Luther King Jr. Day. One of the actions being taken right now is a hunger strike by individuals in different parts... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Health care workers held a vigil across from the White House Thursday night, lighting 481 candles, saying each represented the life of a nurse lost to COVID. Activists recited poems and told personal stories, claiming the nurses' deaths were preventable and demanding workplace... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In a rare address on the vast federal investigation into the Jan. 6 assault on the Capitol , Attorney General Merrick Garland said Wednesday that the Justice Department is continuing to work to hold accountable, "at any level," all individuals "criminally responsible"... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Merrick Garland on Wednesday will deliver a rare address on the Justice Department's sweeping investigation into the Jan. 6 insurrection, in remarks one official said will outline DOJ's "efforts to hold accountable those responsible" attack on the Capitol. One year after... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday -- their second conversation this month amid heightened fears of a full-scale invasion of Ukraine. The call, which the Biden administration said comes at Putin's request, was the latest effort to defuse... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The World Economic Forum announced Monday it has indefinitely postponed its upcoming summit in the Swiss resort town of Davos due to uncertainty caused by the omicron coronavirus variant. The announcement makes the high-profile gathering of business leaders, politicians and more the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Donald Trump's chief of staff Mark Meadows is suing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and members of the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol attack, after the panel moved to hold him in contempt for not cooperating with the probe. Meadows... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol attack on Wednesday will recommend the full House hold former Trump Justice Department official Jeffrey Clark in contempt for refusing to cooperate with their investigation in the latest effort to ratchet up pressure on... Read More.
Billy Joel announced last week that tickets for his show on September 23, 2022, at Houston's Minute Maid Park would go on sale this Friday. However, those plans have now been put on hold following the tragedy at this weekend's Astroworld festival, which left... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — The House of Representatives voted to hold Trump administration adviser Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress on Thursday for defying a congressional subpoena by the Jan. 6 select committee investigating the attack on the Capitol. The vote fell largely along party lines. The... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- It's been more than a month since the U.S. withdrew all U.S. troops from Afghanistan on President Joe Biden's order to leave by Aug. 31, ending a chaotic evacuation operation after the Afghan government collapsed and the Taliban seized control of the... Read More.