Clean energy, aging grid to get big boosts under infrastructure deal

The nation’s aging power grid and burgeoning clean energy sector are set to get major boosts under a $550 billion bipartisan infrastructure deal reached...

Bipartisan infrastructure deal reached: Negotiators

Negotiators say they have a deal on bipartisan infrastructure. A redo of last week's failed test vote is expected Wednesday evening. Republican negotiators, all of...

GOP’s Jake Ellzey wins U.S. House seat over Trump-backed rival

Republican Jake Ellzey of Texas won a U.S. House seat on Tuesday night over rival backed by Donald Trump, dealing the former president a...

Key senators announce deal on emergency security funding for Capitol police

Two key senators announced a bipartisan deal on a $2.1 billion emergency security supplemental bill to send much-needed funding to Capitol Police for training,...

Twitter Users Dunk On George P. Bush After ‘Humiliating’ Trump Snub

Texas land commissioner George P. Bush chose loyalty to Donald Trump over his family, spending months trying to get in the former president’s good graces. But in the end, it didn’t...

Psaki dodges question about whether Biden’s gun violence plan is working

White House press secretary Jen Psaki dodged a question about President Biden’s gun violence prevention strategy Monday, saying the rising crime rates in big cities across the country shouldn’t...

U.S. House Speaker Pelosi names Republican Kinzinger to Jan. 6 panel

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday formally named Republican Representative Adam Kinzinger to serve on a select committee investigating the Jan....

Biden says ‘remains to be seen’ if immigration measure part of wider budget bill

U.S. President Joe Biden on Sunday said he remained adamant about the need to create a pathway for U.S. citizenship for so-called Dreamer immigrants,...

Nancy Mace Called Herself a ‘New Voice’ for the G.O.P. Then She Pivoted.

Representative Nancy Mace had just delivered the kind of red-meat remarks that would ordinarily thrill the Republican voters in attendance here on a recent...

The test of will on infrastructure

The broad outlines set, President Joe Biden's $4 trillion economic agenda now faces exhaustive, microscopic congressional scrutiny over its spending and finance particulars. But its fate hinges on more...

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Team USA Rowing Teams Miss Medal Podium For First Time Ever

There are only two times in Olympics history the men's and women's teams did not medal—1908, when Team USA did not enter; and 1980,...

CDC internal report says Delta variant as contagious as chickenpox – NYT

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has described the Delta variant of the coronavirus to be as contagious as chickenpox and...

US sailor charged over massive USS Bonhomme warship blaze in 2020

The US Navy has filed charges against a sailor over a massive blaze aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard in 2020 that destroyed the amphibious...