(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Kevin McCarthy said Monday he's unsure a proposed short-term funding measure to avert a government shutdown for at least a month will have enough votes to pass.Members from both sides of the House Republican Conference on Sunday outlined a continuing... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- COVID hospitalizations in the U.S. have risen for a fifth consecutive week, with 12,613 new admissions in the week ending Aug. 12 -- an increase of 21.6% from the prior week, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Apprehensions along the southern U.S. border last month increased from June of this year, but decreased from July 2022, when the Title 42 order was still enacted, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Saturday.July saw 132,652 apprehensions on the southwest border, the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- On Tuesday, a third indictment was filed against former President Donald Trump, this time in connection with his efforts to overturn his 2020 election loss and remain in power.Prosecutor Jack Smith has called for a "speedy trial" on the four charges Trump faces... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The shocking revelation that New York City architect Rex Heuermann had been charged with three murders in connection to women found dead along Long Island's Gilgo Beach provided some answers about the decade-old case. But it also generated just as many new... Read More.
(NEWARK, N.J.) -- Investigators are searching for answers after two firefighters were killed and five more were injured while battling a raging blaze aboard a cargo ship docked in Newark, New Jersey.It was the first time since 2007 that a Newark firefighter was killed... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The detentions of U.S. citizens, like reporter Evan Gershkovich, Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan by Russia, has kept tensions between the U.S. and Russia high as the war in Ukraine rages on.Wall Street Journal national security reporter Brett Forrest has taken... Read More.
(SUNNYVALE, Texas) -- Three children remain in critical but stable condition after a "horrific" shooting in suburban Texas that killed one adult and injured four others early Sunday night.Sunnyvale interim police chief Bill Vegas told reporters the five victims were pulling into an apartment... Read More.
(DAVENPORT, Iowa) -- The body of one of the missing residents still thought to be inside of a partially collapsed apartment building in Iowa has been found, officials told ABC News.Branden Colvin, 42, was found on Saturday -- a week after the building in downtown... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Kevin McCarthy left a White House meeting with President Joe Biden on Monday saying he was optimistic about progress toward a deal on the nation's debt ceiling -- but "philosophical differences" with Democrats remained, as the clock continues to tick... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- There are tens of thousands of inactive offshore oil and gas wells that remain unplugged in the U.S., posing the risk of possible leaks into the ocean, according to new research.Over 14,000 inactive oil and gas wells in the Gulf of... Read More.
(SPRING VALLEY, Miss.) -- A detainee who escaped from a Mississippi jail along with three other men nearly a week ago has been detained in Texas, authorities said Thursday.The breach occurred at the Raymond Detention Center Saturday night, when four detainees escaped through the... Read More.