Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

BIDEN TO WITHDRAW ALL U.S. TROOPS FROM AFGHANISTAN BY SEPT. 11

President Joe Biden plans to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that...

IRS chief says some $1T in taxes going uncollected annually

IRS CHIEF SAYS SOME $1T IN TAXES GOING UNCOLLECTED ANNUALLY

The amount of taxes going uncollected by the federal government could be as much as $1 trillion or more per year, IRS Commissioner...

 
 
 
Iran to enrich uranium to 60%, highest level ever

IRAN TO ENRICH URANIUM TO 60%, HIGHEST LEVEL EVER

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Iran will begin enriching uranium to 60% purity, higher than the program ever has before though still...

White House: J&J pause won't have 'significant impact' on vaccination pace

WHITE HOUSE: J&J PAUSE WON'T HAVE 'SIGNIFICANT IMPACT' ON VACCINATION PACE

Federal health agencies' recommended pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine won't have a “significant impact”...

 
 
 
Unions eye Brookings, Urban Institute as push to organize think tanks grows

UNIONS EYE BROOKINGS, URBAN INSTITUTE AS PUSH TO ORGANIZE THINK TANKS GROWS

Workers at two of the largest, most influential think tanks in Washington, D.C. are forming a union, adding to a growing trend in white-collar...

GOP could edge back from filibuster cliff on hate crimes bill

GOP COULD EDGE BACK FROM FILIBUSTER CLIFF ON HATE CRIMES BILL

Democrats say a bipartisan effort is underway to amend their party's anti-hate crime legislation in the Senate - signaling that the...

 
 
 
Prosecutors: Oath Keepers appeared to stash Jan. 6 firearms at suburban Comfort Inn

PROSECUTORS: OATH KEEPERS APPEARED TO STASH JAN. 6 FIREARMS AT SUBURBAN COMFORT INN

Members of the Oath Keepers, the paramilitary extremists who played a central role in storming the Capitol on Jan. 6, appeared to stash...

Meet the Texas veteran who could blaze a trail for the anti-Trump GOP

MEET THE TEXAS VETERAN WHO COULD BLAZE A TRAIL FOR THE ANTI-TRUMP GOP

Criticizing Donald Trump is considered a death sentence for Republican candidates. But Michael Wood's betting that it will be his lifeline. Wood...

 
 
 
Dem pollsters acknowledge ‘major errors' in 2020 polling

DEM POLLSTERS ACKNOWLEDGE ‘MAJOR ERRORS' IN 2020 POLLING

A group of top Demoratic Party pollsters are set to release a public statement Tuesday acknowledging “major errors” in their 2020 polling...

FDA lifts curbs on dispensing abortion pills during pandemic

FDA LIFTS CURBS ON DISPENSING ABORTION PILLS DURING PANDEMIC

The Biden administration is lifting restrictions on dispensing abortion pills by mail during the Covid-19 pandemic, reversing a Trump...

 
 
 
Why the president can't quickly solve the computer chip shortage

WHY THE PRESIDENT CAN'T QUICKLY SOLVE THE COMPUTER CHIP SHORTAGE

President Joe Biden faces an inconvenient reality as he tackles the political and economic headaches caused by a global shortage of...

Republicans pray for truce after Trump attacks on McConnell

REPUBLICANS PRAY FOR TRUCE AFTER TRUMP ATTACKS ON MCCONNELL

Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell's relationship simply can't go on like this for Senate Republicans. Though the Senate GOP is tantalizingly...

 
 
 
DeSantis continues to pull in millions for reelection campaign

DESANTIS CONTINUES TO PULL IN MILLIONS FOR REELECTION CAMPAIGN

TALLAHASSEE - Gov. Ron DeSantis continues to haul in money for his reelection campaign at a torrential pace, adding close to $6 million...

Democrats dare GOP to filibuster Asian American hate crimes bill

DEMOCRATS DARE GOP TO FILIBUSTER ASIAN AMERICAN HATE CRIMES BILL

Despite the political wrangling over the future of the filibuster, Senate Republicans have yet to officially use one to block a bill....

 
 
 
NSO falters in bid to shut down suit over hacking of WhatsApp

NSO FALTERS IN BID TO SHUT DOWN SUIT OVER HACKING OF WHATSAPP

The Israeli technology firm, NSO Group, appears unlikely to prevail in its bid to shut down a lawsuit Facebook filed two years ago...

Biden woos GOP with sweet infrastructure words, but is it progress?

BIDEN WOOS GOP WITH SWEET INFRASTRUCTURE WORDS, BUT IS IT PROGRESS?

President Joe Biden called a handful of lawmakers to the White House Monday to talk about infrastructure for nearly two hours, the...

 
 
 

NCAA HINTS CHAMPIONSHIPS AT STAKE WITH FLORIDA CONSIDERING TRANSGENDER SPORTS BAN

The NCAA is “closely” keeping tabs on states including Florida that are moving to ban transgender athletes from playing girls' sports,...

Multiple victims reported in Tennessee school shooting

MULTIPLE VICTIMS REPORTED IN TENNESSEE SCHOOL SHOOTING

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Multiple people including a police officer were shot Monday at a high school in the east Tennessee city of Knoxville,...

 
 
 
Judge releases Trump appointee charged in Capitol riot

JUDGE RELEASES TRUMP APPOINTEE CHARGED IN CAPITOL RIOT

A federal judge has granted pretrial release to the only Trump administration appointee known to have been charged in connection with...

Biden to nominate Wormuth to be first female Army secretary

BIDEN TO NOMINATE WORMUTH TO BE FIRST FEMALE ARMY SECRETARY

President Joe Biden is expected to nominate Pentagon veteran Christine Wormuth to be the first female Army secretary, according to...

 
 
 



President Biden to announce withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by...

President Biden to announce withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by September 11

The withdrawal extends the U.S. troop presence past a May 1 deadline set by the Trump administration in an agreement with the Taliban, but only by a matter of months. Read more ...

Bomb squad investigating live grenade found on West Side

Bomb squad investigating live grenade found on West Side

CHICAGO - Chicago police said a bomb squad is investigating a live grenade found inside a bag on the city's West Side. A call was placed just after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday about a... Read more ...

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

President Joe Biden plans to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that drew America into its longest war... Read more ...

Iran says it will enrich uranium to 60% in the wake of suspected Israeli...

Iran says it will enrich uranium to 60% in the wake of suspected Israeli sabotage at Natanz 

Iran will start enriching uranium to 60% purity this week, higher than ever, a top diplomat said days after a reported act of Israeli sabotage targeted Tehran's enrichment... Read more ...

‘Cancel culture is a disease': Actor Hank Azaria draws backlash after...

‘Cancel culture is a disease': Actor Hank Azaria draws backlash after apology for voicing Simpsons' Indian shopkeeper Apu

White US voice actor Hank Azaria has drawn the ire of Simpsons fans who accuse him of being ‘woke' and participating in cancel culture after he apologized for his portrayal of... Read more ...

'Little startling': Maine college fines students $50 for not wearing face mask

'Little startling': Maine college fines students $50 for not wearing face mask

A Maine college is giving $50 tickets to students who violate the school's face mask requirement. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson vaccine probe will likely take ‘a matter of days,' FDA says

Johnson & Johnson vaccine probe will likely take ‘a matter of days,' FDA says

The Food and Drug Administration will likely require only a “matter of days” to look into reports of patients who received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine experiencing dangerous... Read more ...

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

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New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for...

New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for safety concerns

Tuesday's game will be played at 2:10 p.m. ET. Wednesday's first game will begin at 2:10 p.m. ET, with the rescheduled Monday game beginning about 30 minutes after the first... Read more ...

Local day spa was front for human trafficking scheme, AG says

Local day spa was front for human trafficking scheme, AG says

Multiple victims were allegedly sold for sex, according to charges announced by the attorney general. Read more ...