Senate considers bill to update rules on electoral vote counting to prevent Jan. 6 repeat

A bipartisan group of senators urged a rewrite Wednesday of the 19th-century law that outlines the…

Biden promised to ‘Unite America’; he hasn’t

NEWS AND OPINION: As of Thursday, President Biden has been in office for 561 days, or…

Trump ally Navarro sued for alleged unofficial email account

NEW YORK — The Justice Department filed suit Wednesday against Peter Navarro, claiming the former adviser…

Trump-backed candidates score major wins in primary races

Former President Donald Trump’s endorsements dominated the primary races in Arizona, underscoring his lingering influence over…

GOP senators sound alarm over terrorist suspects at southern border

Republican senators said Wednesday it’s a “near certainty” that terrorism suspects have snuck into the U.S.…

US congresswoman among four dead in car crash

A US congresswoman and three others have been killed in a car crash in the state…

Lawmakers spar over Justice Department priorities during hearing on threats against election workers

Republicans and Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee sparred Wednesday over the Justice Department’s priorities during…

Republican U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski of Indiana killed Wednesday in car accident, her office says

Republican U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski of Indiana was killed Wednesday in car accident, her office says.…

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones admits Sandy Hook school shooting is ‘100% real’

Internet conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has admitted that the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre was “100%…

Primary vote could mean no Black Detroit member in Congress

DETROIT — State Rep. Shri Thanedar won Michigan’s 13th Congressional Democratic primary, topping a field of…

Restraining order against anti-abortion activists extended

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal judge in Tennessee has extended a restraining order against 10…

Federal gun charges for 2 accused of plotting July 4 attack

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A judge dismissed state gun charges Wednesday against two men who police…

South Dakota ethics board pushes ahead in Noem investigation

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota government ethics board on Wednesday pressed forward with…

Videos in English depict last 6 months of Anne Frank’s life

AMSTERDAM — The Anne Frank House museum is releasing an English-language version of three videos in…

In ‘Thirteen Lives,’ Ron Howard directs the Thai cave rescue

It may be common etiquette to not spoil the end of a film, but Ron Howard…

Beijing escalates tensions over Pelosi’s Taipei visit with military drills surrounding Taiwan

China has ramped up its military exercises surrounding Taiwan in what is expected to be a…

Taxpayers brace for ‘supercharged’ IRS under Dems’ budget plan

The IRS is about to get a lot more nosy. Read more…

Joe Arpaio narrows rival’s lead in Arizona comeback attempt

PHOENIX — Joe Arpaio, the 90-year-old former Phoenix metro sheriff who was ousted in 2016 by…

Big Oil is back in the crosshairs of House Democrats following record profits

The country’s largest oil companies are back under the spotlight of House Democrats following another quarter…

Sen. Tester dinged for failing to score Manchin-style deal to revive Keystone XL pipeline

Sen. Joe Manchin III, West Virginia Democrat, struck a sweet pipeline deal as part of his…