(WASHINGTON) -- Nearly uniform Republican opposition in the Senate on Sunday stripped a proposed cap on insulin prices in private insurance from Democrats' party-line climate, health and tax bill. Democrats had sought to overrule a decision from the Senate rules official, the parliamentarian, that a... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Leading gun manufacturing executives testified Wednesday before a House panel investigating the role of the firearms industry in the nation's high rates of gun violence, maintaining under sharp questioning from Democrats that American citizens -- not firearms -- cause mass shootings. The hearing,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Leading gun manufacturing executives testified Wednesday morning before a House panel investigating the role of the firearms industry in the nation's high rates of gun violence, maintaining that Americans -- not firearms -- cause mass shootings. The hearing, beginning at 10 a.m. ET... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- During a press conference this week, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott blamed the mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde on mental health issues. Abbott explained that law enforcement believes what's behind these types of attacks is a growing prevalence of people... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As politicians spar over who's to blame for recent increases in gas prices, a large majority of Americans say oil companies and Russian President Vladimir Putin are major culprits, a new ABC News/Ipsos poll finds. Along party lines, Americans are more likely... Read More.
As lawsuits amount gainst him and the other producers of the doomed film Western Rust, Alec Baldwin's attorneys filed a motion to try to absolve him from the fatal shot he fired at cinematographer Halyna Hutchins. Hutchins was mortally wounded on October 21 of last year an director Joel... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Looking to buy a used car? Consumers can expect high costs and low inventories at the dealership lot. Listing prices for used cars in January were up 40% from the same time last year, according to Carfax. The company said the average... Read More.
After an interview on Sirius/XM's The Howard Stern Show made headlines for all the wrong reasons, Ben Affleck tried to set the record straight on Wednesday night's Jimmy Kimmel Live! During the chat with Stern, Affleck talked at length about his career, his failed marriage to Jennifer Garner, and his... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Reeling from Republican wins in elections earlier this month, Democrats are pounding the pavement ahead of next year's midterm elections. But President Joe Biden's success passing the bipartisan infrastructure bill is bumping up against the facts that the country's inflation rate has reached... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Protests erupted at McDonald's headquarters in Chicago this week after a text exchange between the fast food giant's chief executive and Mayor Lori Lightfoot seemed to blame the parents of two children who were recently shot to death in the city. Lightfoot had... Read More.