(WASHINGTON) -- When the Department of Justice introduced a federal election security task force in the summer of 2021 to assist election officials with risk assessment and to investigate and prosecute threats against election workers, state and local officials hailed the move, hoping the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Fiona has pummeled Puerto Rico, an island whose infrastructure struggled to recover from the devastating Hurricane Maria that killed almost 3,000 people in 2017. Fiona left many without electricity and water, including Pedro Julio Serrano, a resident and human rights activist. "It's... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Republicans on Capitol Hill appeared frustrated with the weeklong controversy sparked by Rep. Madison Cawthorn, who made unsubstantiated claims in a recent interview that some of his colleagues invited him to sex parties and used cocaine. "It's pretty clear to me that Madison must... Read More.
(RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Calif.) -- Top officials in California's Riverside County said this week that they continue to be frustrated in their efforts to find out why social services systems have "harmed" some of the 13 Turpin children who were rescued in 2018 from captivity... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Top U.S. intelligence agency officials on Tuesday offered a sobering assessment of Russian President Vladimir Putin's objectives in Ukraine, and how the invasion could affect the safety and security of the United States. "The [Intelligence Community], as you know, provided warning of President... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With the presence of omicron rapidly increasing across the country, federal health officials are warning the surge in coronavirus cases expected in the weeks to come could significantly increase hospital demand. As more than 7,800 Americans are admitted into hospitals with the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Under the glare of dueling national spotlights, judges presiding over the Kyle Rittenhouse homicide trial in Wisconsin and the case against three white Georgia men in the death of Ahmaud Arbery have both displayed their ire as they've struggled to maintain... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- When President Joe Biden visited Louisiana in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, he promised a key form of federal aid to those dealing with the lingering effects of the storm, but weeks after landfall getting that financial help has been easier said... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In a new warning to congressional lawmakers, the FBI assesses that frustrated followers of the QAnon conspiracy theory could turn from online talk of violence to causing real-world violence. The FBI warning about domestic violent extremists (DVE) comes as the Biden administration on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It was the last thing Chanice Newcomer thought would ever happen to her otherwise healthy father: A COVID-19 diagnosis and then sudden death. Stuck with a funeral bill that cost nearly $20,000, her family was hopeful when the federal government announced it... Read More.