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DC police chief ‘stunned' by slow National Guard rollout at Capitol riot

1 day ago   |   By New York Post

The acting chief of Washington, DC's Metropolitan Police Department was “stunned” by a lack of urgency in deploying the National Guard to quash the deadly Jan. 6 riot at the US Capitol. Testifying Tuesday before a Senate panel on the insurrection, Chief Robert Contee recalled a group phone call he had with now-former Capitol Police...
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Capitol Police chief to testify before Congress amid scrutiny over riot...

Capitol Police chief to testify before Congress amid scrutiny over riot security failings

WASHINGTON - The acting chief of the U.S. Capitol Police will testify before a House panel Thursday that law enforcement was aware of the possibility of violence from armed... Read more ...

Pennsylvania GOP will meet again to discuss Toomey, vote

Pennsylvania GOP will meet again to discuss Toomey, vote

A state Republican Party meeting in Pennsylvania to discuss whether to censure U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey recessed late Wednesday night without resolution after roughly five hours... Read more ...

Pfizer studying effects of 3rd vaccine dose

Pfizer studying effects of 3rd vaccine dose

American drugmaker Pfizer has begun studying whether a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine provides protection against mutated versions of the coronavirus. Read more ...

1 person injured after car crashes into Englewood building

1 person injured after car crashes into Englewood building

CHICAGO - A woman was injured after a car crashed into a building in Englewood. Police said a someone driving a Chevy Malibu was driving near 63rd and Racine streets around... Read more ...

GOP rallies solidly against Democrats' $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill

GOP rallies solidly against Democrats' $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill

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COVID-19 vaccine eligibility expansion starts Thursday in parts of Illinois

COVID-19 vaccine eligibility expansion starts Thursday in parts of Illinois

CHICAGO - Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker announced that starting Thursday, edibility for the COVID-19 vaccine will expand to younger residents with certain health issues. However... Read more ...

3 people, including 2 officers, injured after River North crash

3 people, including 2 officers, injured after River North crash

CHICAGO - Three people, including two police officers, were injured after a crash in River North. Chicago police said a 48-year-old man was driving a silver Nissan Altima on... Read more ...

India and Pakistan agree to stop firing across disputed Kashmir border in...

India and Pakistan agree to stop firing across disputed Kashmir border in move towards ‘sustainable peace'

The Director Generals of Military Operations of Indian and Pakistan have announced that they agreed to stop firing across the Kashmir border in an attempt to secure sustainable... Read more ...

New coronavirus variant identified in New York

New coronavirus variant identified in New York

NEW YORK - A new coronavirus variant that could be more transmissible and intractable than the traditional strain is on the rise in New York City, researchers said on... Read more ...

5 questions answered about Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine

5 questions answered about Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine

The U.S. is one step closer to having a third COVID-19 vaccine. Read more ...