NRA forges ahead with convention in Houston, Trump vows to attend the event Friday

The elementary school massacre in Uvalde, Texas, has the National Rifle Association under siege as it…

Meanwhile in Davos: A ‘watershed moment’?

NEWS AND OPINION: The World Economic Forum continues through Thursday in Davos, Switzerland, drawing a cross…

Trump calls for real solutions and leadership without partisanship in wake of mass shootings

Former President Donald Trump called Wednesday for bipartisan solutions following the Uvalde, Texas, school shooting and…

Senate Democrats forge ahead with messaging bill on gas price gouging

The Senate inched closer to passing legislation Wednesday that would expand the Federal Trade Commission’s powers…

Beto O’Rourke crashes governor’s press conference on Texas school shooting

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s briefing Wednesday on the Uvalde school massacre was interrupted by Beto O’Rourke,…

Trump seemed to approve of chants about hanging Pence: Report

Former President Donald Trump said that maybe his vice president should be executed after protesters at…

Jill Biden says president will visit Uvadle school shooting scene, prays for ‘common sense’

First lady Jill Biden said Wednesday that she and President Biden will visit the town in Texas where…

Federal budget improves this year but pain is looming, CBO says

Uncle Sam is seeing a surprising surge in federal revenue and waning pandemic spending that will…

America’s gun debate hits boiling point as rivals get into shouting match over school shooting

America’s gun debate reached boiling point during a news conference as two political rivals got into…

Schumer admits gun-control push will fail, hopes for bipartisan compromise

Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer bowed to political reality on Wednesday, admitting that Democrats do…

Lamborn, Rubio among sponsors of bill to protect unvaccinated USAF cadets

Ten Senators Wednesday introduced legislation to protect what they said were the free conscience rights of…

Democrats want more taxpayer cash for tech fund that has more than $750 million unspent

Democrats want to add more taxpayer dollars to a fund for modernizing the federal government’s technology…

FDA chief: COVID, mail mix-up delayed action on baby formula

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday that efforts to…

Fire damages Wyoming abortion clinic ahead of June opening

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — An overnight Wyoming fire on Wednesday damaged a building that was being…

Florida wildlife officials say some manatee food growing

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Wildlife officials working to prevent threatened Florida manatees from starving to…

NYC Mayor Eric Adams urges Senate and Supreme Court to reel in gun violence

New York City Mayor Eric Adams pressed the Senate and federal courts to think differently about…

Democrats criticize gun lobby following deadly Texas school shooting

Former President Barack Obama led a chorus of Democrats Tuesday lashing out at the “gun lobby”…

Too many lawyers: GOP lawmaker spearheads PAC to elect blue-collar Americans to Congress

A Florida Republican is spearheading a political action committee to send more blue-collar Americans to Congress…

Pfizer CEO not panicking about monkeypox, doesn’t see an all-out crisis

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said Wednesday he isn’t too worried about the monkeypox outbreak in multiple…

NASA to send astronauts to Mars on 30-day ventures

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