The queen's rep in Canada calls it quits after probe into toxic workplace

THE QUEEN'S REP IN CANADA CALLS IT QUITS AFTER PROBE INTO TOXIC WORKPLACE

The former astronaut who served as Queen Elizabeth's representative in Canada resigned abruptly Thursday ahead of the release of a...

Biden poised to break with Brown, progressives in picking top bank cop

BIDEN POISED TO BREAK WITH BROWN, PROGRESSIVES IN PICKING TOP BANK COP

President Joe Biden's expected nomination of a former Obama Treasury Department official to regulate national banks is triggering fierce...

 
 
 
Trump starts taking his second impeachment seriously

TRUMP STARTS TAKING HIS SECOND IMPEACHMENT SERIOUSLY

Donald Trump appears to be finally getting serious about his upcoming impeachment trial. The former president has hired Butch Bowers,...

Judge denies release to alleged rioter who returned for inauguration

JUDGE DENIES RELEASE TO ALLEGED RIOTER WHO RETURNED FOR INAUGURATION

A Florida resident accused of taking part in the Capitol riot and then returning to Washington in advance of President Joe Biden's...

 
 
 
Biden's Covid team grapples with a basic question: Where's all the vaccine?

BIDEN'S COVID TEAM GRAPPLES WITH A BASIC QUESTION: WHERE'S ALL THE VACCINE?

As President Joe Biden spent his first full day in office issuing executive actions aimed at containing the coronavirus, his administration...

Liz Cheney's problems pile up

LIZ CHENEY'S PROBLEMS PILE UP

Liz Cheney was once considered the future of the GOP. Now she's fighting to keep her political career alive. After voting to impeach...

 
 
 
Harris to stay at Blair House while Naval Observatory undergoes maintenance

HARRIS TO STAY AT BLAIR HOUSE WHILE NAVAL OBSERVATORY UNDERGOES MAINTENANCE

Vice President Kamala Harris and Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff will stay at Blair House while repairs at Naval Observatory are underway,...

Biden gets a cold dose of ‘unity'

BIDEN GETS A COLD DOSE OF ‘UNITY'

The thesis of Joe Biden's inaugural speech Wednesday was hard to miss: Eleven times he said the word “unity” or “uniting," or about...

 
 
 
Fauci: New Covid strains increase need for fast vaccination scheme

FAUCI: NEW COVID STRAINS INCREASE NEED FOR FAST VACCINATION SCHEME

New variants of the coronavirus may make vaccines less effective against the disease, making it even more urgent to quickly inoculate...

How Trumpism Is Becoming America's New “Lost Cause”

HOW TRUMPISM IS BECOMING AMERICA'S NEW “LOST CAUSE”

The idea of a new Civil War has been coursing through the national conversation lately, as Americans try to make sense of the violent...

 
 
 
Senate Democrats file ethics complaint against Hawley, Cruz over election challenge

SENATE DEMOCRATS FILE ETHICS COMPLAINT AGAINST HAWLEY, CRUZ OVER ELECTION CHALLENGE

Seven Senate Democrats filed an ethics complaint against GOP Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz over their Jan. 6 efforts to object to...

‘Nobody is telling you what to say': Fauci regains the spotlight under Biden

‘NOBODY IS TELLING YOU WHAT TO SAY': FAUCI REGAINS THE SPOTLIGHT UNDER BIDEN

Anthony Fauci isn't hiding his relief that he's serving in a new administration. One day into the Biden presidency, the longtime infectious...

 
 
 
U.S. intelligence head who warned of foreign election threats steps down

U.S. INTELLIGENCE HEAD WHO WARNED OF FOREIGN ELECTION THREATS STEPS DOWN

U.S. counterintelligence chief William Evanina stepped down from his position Wednesday, ending a decades-long career in the intelligence...

Mayor Pete soon Secretary Pete? Bipartisan senators say yes

MAYOR PETE SOON SECRETARY PETE? BIPARTISAN SENATORS SAY YES

Pete Buttigieg, displaying the political acumen that fueled his surge from mayoral obscurity to political stardom, sailed through a...

 
 
 
Richmond says Biden will put a 'down payment' on big policy goals in first 100 days

RICHMOND SAYS BIDEN WILL PUT A 'DOWN PAYMENT' ON BIG POLICY GOALS IN FIRST 100 DAYS

White House senior adviser Cedric Richmond on Thursday offered few benchmarks by which the American people should judge the opening...

Opinion | How About a Little Sobriety, Please?

OPINION | HOW ABOUT A LITTLE SOBRIETY, PLEASE?

Washington's public works department should have built an emergency system of drainage ditches, culverts and tunnels to divert into...

 
 
 
NRSC head Scott to back GOP incumbents over Trump challengers

NRSC HEAD SCOTT TO BACK GOP INCUMBENTS OVER TRUMP CHALLENGERS

Sen. Rick Scott was among former President Donald Trump's closest allies the past two years. But the Florida Republican pledged on...

Judge refuses to dismiss New York AG's lawsuit against NRA

JUDGE REFUSES TO DISMISS NEW YORK AG'S LAWSUIT AGAINST NRA

NEW YORK - State Attorney General Tish James' lawsuit seeking to dissolve the National Rifle Association can move forward, a state...

 
 
 
Legal scholars, including at Federalist Society, say Trump can be convicted

LEGAL SCHOLARS, INCLUDING AT FEDERALIST SOCIETY, SAY TRUMP CAN BE CONVICTED

Former President Donald Trump can be convicted in an impeachment trial for his role in inciting the Capitol insurrection on Jan. 6...

'We have the infrastructure': Mayors eye larger role in vaccination effort under Biden

'WE HAVE THE INFRASTRUCTURE': MAYORS EYE LARGER ROLE IN VACCINATION EFFORT UNDER BIDEN

Big-city mayors across the country are begging for more authority to address Covid-19 and other pressing issues. Their level of autonomy...

 
 
 



7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to determine whether their electoral college objections contributed to the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement Seven Democratic senators have called for an ethics probe into Republican Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz over their objections to the Electoral College... Read more ...

Biden Cabinet: Buttigieg urges big funds for Transportation

Biden Cabinet: Buttigieg urges big funds for Transportation

During a Thursday hearing, Pete Buttigieg suggested that the Department of Transportation could help in rebuilding the economy. Read more ...

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

The Biden administration has suspended new oil and gas leasing and drilling permits on U.S. land and water for 60 days. Read more ...

COVID-19 timeline: It's been one year since the first announced case in the...

COVID-19 timeline: It's been one year since the first announced case in the United States

It's been one year since COVID-19 was first detected in the United States. Here's a list of several key dates and events relating to the pandemic since then. Read more ...

Dave Chappelle tests positive for COVID-19, cancels shows

Dave Chappelle tests positive for COVID-19, cancels shows

Dave Chappelle has reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus - causing the comedian, for a second time, to nix scheduled shows because of the bug. Chappelle has not yet... Read more ...

Dolly Parton's younger brother Randy dies from cancer at age 67

Dolly Parton's younger brother Randy dies from cancer at age 67

Randy Parton, brother of renowned county singer Dolly Parton, lost his battle with cancer on Thursday. Read more ...

NBA trade rumors: Cavaliers to send Kevin Porter Jr. to Rockets following...

NBA trade rumors: Cavaliers to send Kevin Porter Jr. to Rockets following outburst

Cleveland decided to move on from the second-year player after his reported locker room meltdown. Read more ...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement for Doug Pederson

The former Colts offensive coordinator may not have seemed like an obvious hire, but there are many reasons to think he's an ideal hire fit to replace Doug Pederson in... Read more ...

McConnell Wants to Delay Trump's Impeachment Trial

McConnell Wants to Delay Trump's Impeachment Trial

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is in no hurry for the Senate impeachment trial of former President Trump to begin. He's told Democrats he wants the trial to begin... Read more ...

Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier purse, salaries: How much money will they...

Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier purse, salaries: How much money will they make at UFC 257?

Here's a complete look at the purse and salaries for the highly anticipated Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier fight at UFC 257. Read more ...