(WASHINGTON) -- While some of their friends and loved ones are still being buried at home, both survivors and families of victims in recent mass shootings challenged lawmakers on Capitol Hill this week to reach a deal on gun reform negotiations or risk continuing... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Prominent Atlanta rapper Young Thug was arrested on Monday on gang-related charges after being named in a sweeping 56-count grand jury indictment in Georgia. The rapper was among 28 people allegedly associated with the Atlanta-based Young Slime Life (YSL) gang, which authorities say... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House on Wednesday released a sweeping new 96-page plan on COVID, marking a new era in the pandemic in which the virus is still circulating but can hopefully be managed so that Americans can return to daily life without disruption. The... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After months of wrangling, House Democrats managed a big win Friday, passing their roughly $1.75 trillion social and climate spending package despite a Republican effort to delay the final vote. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, wearing white, announced the passage of President Joe Biden's... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Democrats passed their roughly $1.75 trillion social and climate spending package on Friday morning, even as Republicans successfully delayed a final vote. The vote on passage of the "Build Back Better Act" fell largely along party lines at 220-213. As the vote crossed... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Democrats on Thursday appeared to clear one of the final hurdles to passing their $1.75 trillion social policy package, as the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office released its cost estimate of the full proposal. The analysis could pave the way for Democrats to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The House could vote as soon as Thursday evening on the second piece of President Joe Biden's infrastructure improvement agenda -- the largest expansion of the nation's social safety net in 50 years -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said. As Democrats barrel ahead... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration is ordering federal agencies to fix hundreds of vulnerabilities in software and hardware that hackers have been known to exploit, according to a new government directive released Wednesday. The first-of-its-kind directive, issued by the DHS Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- It’s likely to become President Joe Biden’s most hotly contested COVID policy yet: a sweeping new nationwide safety standard for the American workplace that demands large businesses require their employees to either get the vaccine or test regularly. The temporary emergency rule would... Read More.
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a wide-sweeping set of police reform laws Thursday, including one that would prevent an officer from being employed by another police department after being convicted of misconduct. The new legislation also raises the minimum age to become... Read More.