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Senator Bernie Sanders Says Dems Will Use Budget Reconciliation To Pass COVID-19 Relief

SENATOR BERNIE SANDERS SAYS DEMS WILL USE BUDGET RECONCILIATION TO PASS COVID-19 RELIEF

The budget reconciliation process would allow Democrats to enact the coronavirus legislation with the support of a simple majority.

Anthony Fauci Says Trump Used To Scold Him For Not Being 'More Positive' About COVID-19

ANTHONY FAUCI SAYS TRUMP USED TO SCOLD HIM FOR NOT BEING 'MORE POSITIVE' ABOUT COVID-19

In an interview with The New York Times, the infectious disease expert described what it was really like to work for the 45th president.

 
 
 
Rand Paul Refuses To Say Election Wasn't Stolen, Whines About Being Fact-Checked

RAND PAUL REFUSES TO SAY ELECTION WASN'T STOLEN, WHINES ABOUT BEING FACT-CHECKED

The Republican senator hit back at ABC News' George Stephanopoulos for debunking Trump's baseless voter fraud claims.

Mitt Romney: Trump Impeachment Trial Important For 'Unity,' 'Accountability'

MITT ROMNEY: TRUMP IMPEACHMENT TRIAL IMPORTANT FOR 'UNITY,' 'ACCOUNTABILITY'

The GOP senator rejected some Republicans' claims that the process would be unconstitutional since Trump is no longer president.

 
 
 
Defense Secretary Orders Review Of Military Sexual Assault Prevention Programs

DEFENSE SECRETARY ORDERS REVIEW OF MILITARY SEXUAL ASSAULT PREVENTION PROGRAMS

Lloyd Austin, in his first directive since taking office, moved on his pledge to immediately address sexual misconduct in the ranks.

The Game-Changing Biden Order You Haven't Heard About

THE GAME-CHANGING BIDEN ORDER YOU HAVEN'T HEARD ABOUT

A directive about the regulatory process could lead to progressive movement on climate change, public health and worker safety.

 
 
 
Capitol Violence Sparks Discussion Of Secret, Safer Impeachment Trial Vote

CAPITOL VIOLENCE SPARKS DISCUSSION OF SECRET, SAFER IMPEACHMENT TRIAL VOTE

But others demand transparency and accountability.

Democrats Make Federal Election Standards A Top Priority

DEMOCRATS MAKE FEDERAL ELECTION STANDARDS A TOP PRIORITY

Democrats, asserting constitutional authority to set the time, place and manner of federal elections, want national rules they say...

 
 
 
Chuck Schumer Calls For Probe Into Trump's Alleged Justice Department Coup Attempt

CHUCK SCHUMER CALLS FOR PROBE INTO TRUMP'S ALLEGED JUSTICE DEPARTMENT COUP ATTEMPT

The Senate majority leader calls Trump's scheme to use the DOJ to overturn Georgia's presidential election results "attempted sedition."

Arizona Republicans Censure Cindy McCain, GOP Governor

ARIZONA REPUBLICANS CENSURE CINDY MCCAIN, GOP GOVERNOR

The censures of Sen. John McCain's widow, former Sen. Jeff Flake and Gov. Doug Ducey are symbolic of the state party's intense loyalty...

 
 
 
Corrections Officer Charged In Riot Texted From Capitol: 'We're Inside Hahaha'

CORRECTIONS OFFICER CHARGED IN RIOT TEXTED FROM CAPITOL: 'WE'RE INSIDE HAHAHA'

The New Jersey woman sent a number of incriminating texts and videos during and after the insurrection, the FBI said.

Cop's Son Who Punched Officer In Capitol Attack Has A Brother In The Secret Service

COP'S SON WHO PUNCHED OFFICER IN CAPITOL ATTACK HAS A BROTHER IN THE SECRET SERVICE

Scott Fairlamb, a former ultimate fighter, got pulled into the "conspiracy theory vortex," one associate said.

 
 
 
Democrats Start Reining In Big Expectations For Immigration Bill

DEMOCRATS START REINING IN BIG EXPECTATIONS FOR IMMIGRATION BILL

Immigration proponents wanting change under the Biden administration may have to accept “stepping stones” along the way.

In First Days, Biden Flashes Action As Deep Problems Await

IN FIRST DAYS, BIDEN FLASHES ACTION AS DEEP PROBLEMS AWAIT

Despite signing a slew of executive orders, the new president is facing historic challenges and many dark days ahead.

 
 
 
Supporters' Words May Haunt Trump At Impeachment Trial

SUPPORTERS' WORDS MAY HAUNT TRUMP AT IMPEACHMENT TRIAL

Some supporters facing federal charges suggested they took orders from the then-president when they stormed the Capitol.

Twitter Users Erupt Over Kevin McCarthy's ‘Everybody' To Blame For Capitol Riot Claim

TWITTER USERS ERUPT OVER KEVIN MCCARTHY'S ‘EVERYBODY' TO BLAME FOR CAPITOL RIOT CLAIM

The House Republican leader faced fierce criticism for his comments.

 
 
 
CNN Roundly Debunks Tucker Carlson's COVID-19 Tracker Lie

CNN ROUNDLY DEBUNKS TUCKER CARLSON'S COVID-19 TRACKER LIE

The Fox News host falsely claimed the network had "dutifully removed" its coronavirus ticker after President Joe Biden had taken office.

Fox News Host's ‘That's Not Real' Rebuke Of Satirical Trump Time Cover Baffles Many

FOX NEWS HOST'S ‘THAT'S NOT REAL' REBUKE OF SATIRICAL TRUMP TIME COVER BAFFLES MANY

"The only clue the casual viewer would have that this deceptive deep fake is not real is that it's obviously a drawing," one Twitter...

 
 
 
Jill Biden Makes Surprise Visit To National Guard Troops - With Cookies

JILL BIDEN MAKES SURPRISE VISIT TO NATIONAL GUARD TROOPS - WITH COOKIES

"I truly appreciate all that you do," first lady tells troops.

Trump Plotted With Loyalist To Oust Acting AG In Bid To Steal Georgia Election: Report

TRUMP PLOTTED WITH LOYALIST TO OUST ACTING AG IN BID TO STEAL GEORGIA ELECTION: REPORT

Trump's desperate bid to stay in the White House at any cost bared in bombshell report in The New York Times.

 
 
 



Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Starting this week, a limited number of ticket holders will be in the seats as well. And they'll have to get past the dogs before gaining admittance. Read more ...

More GOP Senators Opposing Impeachment Trial

More GOP Senators Opposing Impeachment Trial

A growing number of Republican senators say they oppose holding an impeachment trial, the AP reports, a sign of the dimming chances that former President Donald Trump will be... Read more ...

Biden to ban travel from South Africa, reinstate restrictions on Brazil and U.K

Biden to ban travel from South Africa, reinstate restrictions on Brazil and U.K

President Joe Biden will issue another round of Covid-related travel restrictions, including a new ban on most non-U.S. citizens traveling from South Africa and a reinstated... Read more ...

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

Gamecocks improve to 7-0 in SEC play Read more ...

Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

President Biden attended Mass on the first Sunday after he entered the White House - and then stopped on the ride back at a popular D.C. bagel joint. The nation's second... Read more ...

Suter scores first 3 NHL goals as Blackhawks beat Red Wings

Suter scores first 3 NHL goals as Blackhawks beat Red Wings

CHICAGO - Pius Suter scored his first three NHL goals, Kevin Lankinen made 25 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Detroit Red Wings 6-2 on Sunday for their second... Read more ...

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

CHICAGO - Illinois health officials reported 3,292 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Sunday, including 40 additional deaths. The deaths were reported in the... Read more ...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the New York Yankees

The newest Pirates players include right-handed pitcher Roansy Contreras, infielder Maikol Escotto, outfielder Canaan Smith and right-handed pitcher Miguel Yajure. Read more ...

Rangers benching Jack Johnson, Brendan Lemieux against Penguins

Rangers benching Jack Johnson, Brendan Lemieux against Penguins

Rangers head coach David Quinn opted to take Brendan Lemieux and Jack Johnson, both of whom had played all four games so far this season, out of the lineup for Sunday's rematch... Read more ...

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

The Washington Monument will close in a bid to help stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Parks Service said. The 555-foot marble obelisk tower, the construction... Read more ...