Jan. 6 panel calls surprise hearing to present new evidence

  The House Jan. 6 panel is calling a surprise hearing this week to present evidence it says it recently obtained, raising expectations of new...

Trump’s lasting legacy grows as Supreme Court overturns Roe

  President Joe Biden rarely mentions his predecessor by name. But as he spoke to a nation processing a seismic shift in the rights of women, he couldn’t...

Biden, G-7 leaders huddle on energy, inflation, Ukraine war

  President Joe Biden and his Group of Seven allies will huddle Sunday on strategies to secure energy supplies and tackle inflation, aiming to keep...

Following SCOTUS ruling, pro-choice groups reaffirm plans for $150 million midterm election blitz

Pro-choice groups have planned major election spending to support Democrats in the midterms following the Supreme Court's ruling overturning Roe v. Wade, which protected...

5 takeaways from the fifth day of January 6 hearings

The January 6 select committee's latest public hearing on Thursday shed considerable new light on former President Donald Trump's attempts to weaponize the Justice...

Ghastly shootings, political forces align to prompt gun deal

The country has long endured a numbing succession of mass shootings at schools, places of worship and public gathering places. None forced Congress to...

Justices rule religious schools must get Maine tuition aid

  The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that Maine can’t exclude religious schools from a program that offers tuition aid for private education, a decision that could ease...

How much for gas? Around the world, pain is felt at the pump

At a gas station near the Cologne, Germany, airport, Bernd Mueller watches the digits quickly climb on the pump: 22 euros ($23), 23 euros,...

Jan. 6 committee setting its sights on Pence, Ginni Thomas

   Members of the House committee investigating the Capitol riot said Sunday they may subpoena former Vice President Mike Pence and are waiting to hear from Virginia “Ginni”...

Biden’s optimism collides with mounting political challenges

Democrats are going to hold onto the House after November’s midterm elections. They will pick up as many as four seats in the Senate,...

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Hong Kong in limbo 25 years after British handover to China

When the British handed Hong Kong to Beijing in 1997, it was promised 50 years of self-government and freedoms of assembly, speech and press...

NFL inisists on indefinite suspension at Watson hearing

The NFL and Deshaun Watson’s legal team presented their arguments before a disciplinary officer for a second day Wednesday, with both sides holding firm...

Jan. 6 panel subpoenas counsel who resisted Trump schemes

The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection issued a subpoena Wednesday to former White House counsel Pat Cipollone, whose reported resistance to Donald...