Biden’s $5.8T budget would raise taxes on wealthy, spend big on police, climate change and military

President Biden on Monday unveiled his 2023 budget with more spending to fight crime, boost the…

Shanghai starts China’s biggest COVID-19 lockdown in 2 years

BEIJING (AP) — China began its most extensive lockdown in two years Monday to conduct mass…

Biden proposes nearly $82B to prepare for future pandemics

President Biden released Monday a budget that includes nearly $82 billion over five years to maintain…

Pentagon budget request seeks extra money for Ukraine military support, Afghan resettlement

The Department of Defense is asking Congress for $773 billion for the Pentagon in 2023, an…

Oscars organisers ‘condemn’ Will Smith’s attack on Chris Rock and launch formal review

The organisers of the Oscars have said they “condemn” Will Smith’s attack on Chris Rock and…

Flight attendants sue over mask mandate on airplanes, transportation

Nine flight attendants from six states said Monday they are suing the Centers for Disease Control…

Karine Jean-Pierre, deputy White House press secretary, tests positive for coronavirus

White House deputy press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre late Sunday said she tested positive for the coronavirus…

Jan. 6 committee requests interview with Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas’ wife Ginni Thomas

The House committee investigating the Capitol riot requested an interview with Virginia Thomas, wife of conservative…

Biden’s $5.8T budget proposal calls for raising the corporate tax rate to 28%

President Biden’s $5.8 trillion budget proposal urges lawmakers to raise the corporate tax rate to 28%…

Bird flu could spark jump in chicken prices on top of inflation: Report

The COVID-19 crisis may be in a lull, but an outbreak of bird flu is attacking…

Biden tests negative after White House aide returns from Europe trip with COVID-19

President Biden tested negative for COVID-19, the White House announced Monday after he returned from Europe…

Issa preps investigation into Big Tech suppression of Hunter Biden laptop story before 2020 election

Rep. Darrell Issa sent document preservation notices to the White House, Facebook, Twitter and members of…

Biden wants an 18% increase in IRS funding to close the ‘tax gap’

President Biden is urging lawmakers to boost the IRS budget by 18% as part of his…

Donald Trump ‘more likely than not’ committed crime when trying to overturn US election

President Donald Trump “more likely than not” committed a crime when he tried to obstruct Congress…

Europe not heading for recession this year despite Ukraine crisis, says senior US Treasury official

An unprecedented campaign of economic sanctions against Russia is not likely to cause a recession in…

Will Smith slaps Chris Rock in face over joke about wife – before winning first Oscar

A tearful Will Smith has won his first ever Oscar, just minutes after rushing onto the…

Biden not getting much backup in call for Putin’s ouster

President Biden‘s impassioned demand that Russian President Vladimir Putin step down for starting the war in…

Ribbons and pocket squares: Hollywood stars pay tribute to Ukraine at the Oscars

Some of Hollywood’s biggest names have been showing their support for Ukraine on the red carpet…

Inside the Beltway: How Biden’s bomb on removing Putin is playing

The press appears to be either alarmed, shocked or confused by President Biden’s new tough talk,…

Democrats call for sidelining Justice Thomas over wife’s post-election texts

Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Minnesota Democrat, called Sunday for Justice Clarence Thomas to recuse himself from any…