(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden will meet Friday at the White House with the families of Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan, two American citizens who remain detained in Russia. "The president wants to make sure their families know they remain front of mind and that... Read More.
(BISMARCK, ND) -- In November, there won't be a Democrat running against incumbent GOP Rep. Kelly Armstrong for North Dakota's sole congressional seat. The former nominee, Mark Haugen, announced earlier this month that he would drop out of the race due to what he called... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Thursday took a political victory lap after railway companies and unions reached a tentative labor agreement overnight -- averting a strike that threatened to paralyze the nation's supply chain and transportation rail service. Speaking from the White House Rose... Read More.
(DENVER) -- Four years after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled narrowly in favor of a Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple, the justices are preparing to take up a potentially more sweeping and consequential question: whether public... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham's proposal this week of a 15-week national abortion ban -- with limited exceptions -- has drawn mixed reaction from other conservatives in the final eight weeks before the November midterms, after which Graham hopes to bring... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- At a congressional hearing on Wednesday with the nation's leading public health officials, senators on both sides of the aisle criticized the Biden administration's monkeypox response. The strongest rebuke came from North Carolina's Richard Burr, the ranking Republican member of the Senate Committee... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- With his widow and former colleagues looking on, the late Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings had his official portrait unveiled Wednesday at the U.S. Capitol. Cummings died in October 2019, at 68, after longstanding health challenges. He was first elected to the House in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As freight railroad carriers and a coalition of unions representing their workers move ever closer to a potential strike, a clash has erupted in Congress over whether and how to intervene in a labor dispute that could have devastating effects across an... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After Tuesday's elections in Delaware, New Hampshire and Rhode Island, the six-month-long 2022 primary season has finally come to a close -- and the party nominees now turn their attention to the eight weeks before November's midterms. A lot can change in the... Read More.
(DETROIT) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday touted his administration's work on electric vehicles while touring the 2022 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, describing a future where charging stations are as easily available as gas stations. "The great American road trip is going... Read More.
(ALBANY, NY) -- Charlotte Bennett, a former aide who has accused ex-New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment, sued him Wednesday in federal court, alleging gender discrimination, sexual harassment and retaliation. In addition to Cuomo, the lawsuit, filed in Manhattan federal court, also named... Read More.
(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) -- West Virginia legislators approved a bill that bans nearly all abortions in the state, sending it to Gov. Jim Justice's desk for approval before it becomes law. Known as HB 302, the bill approved by state legislators Tuesday prohibits the procedure at... Read More.