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Biden sworn in as America’s 46th president

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden became the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, declaring that “democracy has prevailed” as he took the helm ... Read more

18 hours ago by News Service Report.

Vice President Harris: A new chapter opens in US politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris broke the barrier Wednesday that has kept men at the top ranks of American power for more than ... Read more

18 hours ago by News Service Report.

Heavy fortified statehouses around the US see small protests

By David A. Lieb and Adam Geller Associated Press Small groups of right-wing protesters — some of them carrying rifles — gathered outside heavily fortified ... Read more

3 days ago by News Service Report.

Some in GOP talk of chance for coming civil war

By Jay Reeves and Julie Carr Smyth Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — War-like imagery has begun spreading in Republican circles after the attack on the ... Read more

4 days ago by News Service Report.

More National Guard troops pour into Washington

By Lolita C. Baldor Associated Press WASHINGTON — By the busload and planeload, National Guard troops were pouring into the nation’s capital on Saturday, as ... Read more

4 days ago by News Service Report.

NRA declares bankruptcy, plans to incorporate in Texas

By PAUL J. WEBER and MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The National Rifle Association announced Friday it has filed for bankruptcy ... Read more

5 days ago by News Service Report.

National Guard troops move in as Washington locks down

By Ashraf Khalil and Lolita C. Baldor Associated Press WASHINGTON — All through downtown Washington, the primary sound for several blocks was the beeping of ... Read more

6 days ago by News Service Report.

Biden unveils $1.9 trillion plan to stem virus and steady economy

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar and Bill Barrow Associated Press WILMINGTON, Del.  — Saying the nation faces “a crisis of deep human suffering,” President-elect Joe Biden unveiled ... Read more

6 days ago by News Service Report.

Trump impeachment trial will focus on his attacks on election

By Lisa Mascaro and Mary Clare Jalonick Associated Press WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump’s historic second impeachment  could go to trial as soon as Inauguration ... Read more

6 days ago by News Service Report.

Trump impeached after Capitol riot in historic second charge

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was impeached by the U.S. House for a historic second time Wednesday, charged with “incitement of insurrection” over the ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

House urges Pence to help oust Trump; impeachment next

By Lisa Mascaro, Zeke Miller and Mary Clare Jalonick Associated Press WASHINGTON — The U.S. House rushed ahead Tuesday toward impeaching President Donald Trump for ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

As pandemic worsens, most US states resist restrictions

By Julie Watson and Terry Tang Associated Press PHOENIX — As the U.S. goes through the most lethal phase of the coronavirus outbreak yet, governors ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is warning of plans for armed protests at all 50 state capitals and in Washington, D.C., in the days leading ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

House speeding to impeach Trump for Capitol ‘insurrection’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Poised to impeach, the House sped ahead Monday with plans to oust President Donald Trump from office, warning he is a threat ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

Trump Homeland Security chief abruptly quits at tense time

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s acting head of the Department of Homeland Security abruptly resigned Monday, leaving the post ahead of schedule as the ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

Pelosi says House will impeach Trump, pushes VP to oust him

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday the House will proceed with legislation to impeach President Donald Trump as she pushes the vice ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

Democrats looking to quick Trump impeachment, want him out before Biden’s inauguration

By LISA MASCARO, MARY CLARE JALONICK and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats in Congress laid plans Friday for swift impeachment of President ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Twitter bans Trump, citing risk of violent incitement

By TALI ARBEL AP Technology Writer Twitter banned President Donald Trump’s account Friday, citing “the risk of further incitement of violence” following the deadly insurrection ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Rep. Ted Budd’s full comments on objecting to Pennsylvania’s Electoral College votes

Editor’s note: The following are comments made by Rep. Ted Budd in objecting to Pennsylvania’s Electoral College votes on the floor of the U.S. House. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Trump says he’ll leave office peacefully

By Jonathan Lemire and Zeke Miller Associated Press WASHINGTON  — With 13 days left in his term, President Donald Trump finally bent to reality Thursday ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Biden introduces his pick for attorney general

By Darlene Superville, Steve Peoples and Eric Tucker Associated Press WILMINGTON, Del. — President-elect Joe Biden introduced his pick for the nation’s top law enforcement ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Lawmakers openly discuss ousting Trump

By Zeke Miller and Mary Clare Jalonick Associated Press WASHINGTON — Lawmakers of both parties raised the prospect Thursday of ousting President Donald Trump from ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Pro-Trump mob storms US Capitol in bid to overturn election

WASHINGTON (AP) — A violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday and forced lawmakers into hiding, in an attempt ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Biden to name judge Merrick Garland as attorney general

By Eric Tucker and Michael Balsamo Associated Press WASHINGTON  — President-elect Joe Biden has selected Merrick Garland, a federal appeals court judge who in 2016 ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

EU commission greenlights Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine

By Aleksandar Furtula and Mike Corder Associated Press AMSTERDAM — The European Union’s executive commission gave the green light Wednesday to Moderna Inc.’s COVID-19 vaccine, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

2 detectives involved in Breonna Taylor’s death are fired

By Dylan Lovan Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Two more officers involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor have been fired — a detective ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Governors scramble to speed vaccine effort after slow start

By Michelle R. Smith Associated Press New York’s governor threatened to fine hospitals if they don’t use their allotment of COVID-19 vaccine fast enough. His ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Warnock, Ossoff win in Georgia, handing Dems Senate control

By Steve Peoples, Bill Barrow and Russ Bynum Associated Press ATLANTA — Democrats won both Georgia Senate seats — and with them, the U.S. Senate ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

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