Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said Wednesday he would hold a key test vote on a bipartisan infrastructure deal -- even though the Republicans involved in the talks say they won't give Democrats the votes they need to meet the Senate's 60-vote threshold to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The group of 10 bipartisan infrastructure bill negotiators was already having trouble coming up with ways to pay for nearly $600 billion in planned new spending, but Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer setting a Wednesday deadline for a key test vote on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The American Academy of Pediatrics released a new report that identified top drowning risks for children and recommendations to help prevent tragedy. Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional injury-related death in the U.S. for children ages 1 to 4 and the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The tropical storm's path is sparing Miami, where rescuers are still searching for victims of the deadly Surfside condo collapse. Elsa will pass the Tampa Bay area overnight Tuesday into Wednesday and is forecast to make landfall just north of Tampa Bay... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Two key senators who helped negotiate a bipartisan infrastructure deal said Sunday that they are relieved President Joe Biden reconfirmed his commitment to sign the bipartisan deal. "I was very glad to see the president clarify his remarks because it was inconsistent with everything... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Before former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was sentenced to 22 1/2 years for the murder of George Floyd, members of George Floyd's family gave emotional statements asking for the maximum sentence. Floyd's 7-year-old daughter Gianna shared a prerecorded video message at the... Read More.
(GENEVA) — After tight smiles and a firm handshake that made for an image both men wanted the world to see, followed by a chaotic photo op and about three-and-a-half hours of tense talks, U.S. President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin emerged... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The behavior of honeybees may hold the key to future studies of alcohol addiction, according to new research. Worker honeybees that were fed alcohol-spiked food, a sucrose solution with about 1% ethanol added, for a long period of time experienced withdrawal symptoms... Read More.
(KEY WEST, Fla.) -- Two people are dead and 10 others are missing after a boat traveling from Cuba capsized near the Florida Keys, officials said. The United States Coast Guard said its Resolute cutter had been on a routine patrol in the area on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Thanks to regular, strategic COVID-19 testing, over a dozen Utah high schools were able to save more than 100,000 days of in-person learning this winter and likely helped reduce spread of the virus, a recent analysis from the Centers for Disease... Read More.
(IOWA CITY, Iowa) -- Lawyers for Cristhian Bahena Rivera, who is charged with murder in the 2018 slaying of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, began presenting a defense on Tuesday, telling a jury that investigators were under intense pressure to solve the missing... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland is accusing former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of reneging on a promise to reimburse legal fees he incurred during President Donald Trump's first impeachment probe, according to a lawsuit filed Monday in federal... Read More.