Stay upto date with breaking headlines from CNN...

A leaderless America slips deep into a grim pandemic winter

26 minutes ago

America is sliding into a winter limbo of alarming spikes in Covid-19 cases and deepening economic pain while an apathetic lame duck White House and a deadlocked Congress provide no political leadership.

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Politics

Biden announces all-female senior White House communications team

1 hour, 57 minutes ago

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on Sunday announced an all-female White House senior communications team, including former Obama White House communications director Jen Psaki as press secretary.

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Politics

Biden moves quickly to build a diverse administration

2 hours, 10 minutes ago

President-elect Joe Biden has repeatedly promised to build a government that "looks like America." He's not wasting any time in delivering on that front.

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Politics

Justice Department rushing to expand execution methods like firing squads for federal death row inmates

2 hours, 12 minutes ago

The Justice Department has rushed to change the rules around federal death penalties as they expedite a slew of scheduled executions in the final days of the Trump administration, including expanding possible execution methods to include electrocution and death by firing squad.

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Politics

Tom Donilon no longer in the running to be Biden's CIA director

3 hours, 27 minutes ago

President-elect Joe Biden is still weighing who will lead the Central Intelligence Agency, but Tom Donilon is no longer under consideration for the post, CNN has learned.

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Politics

Biden's doctor says he has hairline fractures in his foot after slipping while playing with his dog

4 hours, 9 minutes ago

President-elect Joe Biden will be examined by an orthopedist Sunday afternoon "out of an abundance of caution" after twisting his ankle Saturday while playing with his dog, Major, his office announced.

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Politics

Top health officials agree Americans who traveled for Thanksgiving should get tested. But this is where they differ

5 hours, 57 minutes ago

Assistant Secretary for Health Adm. Brett Giroir on Sunday said Americans who traveled during the Thanksgiving holiday should get tested for coronavirus, and emphasized safety measures, such as mask wearing, as health experts warned about another rise in cases.

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Politics

Biden's lead in Dane County, Wisconsin, narrows by just 45 votes after recount

6 hours, 25 minutes ago

President-elect Joe Biden's lead over President Donald Trump narrowed by 45 votes in Dane County, Wisconsin, as it certified its 2020 presidential general election results following a recount requested by the Trump campaign.

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Politics

Biden to name diverse economic team, with three women in top roles to help build recovery

6 hours, 32 minutes ago

President-elect Joe Biden is set to formally name key members of his economic team on Monday, with the long-expected announcement of Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary, CNN has learned, along with two other women in top roles to help him navigate the nation's punishing fiscal headwinds in hopes of building an economic recovery.

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Politics

Back to Top

Stay upto date with breaking headlines from FOXNEWS...

President-elect Joe Biden to receive first President’s Daily Brief

2 hours, 42 minutes ago

President-elect Joe Biden on Monday will receive his first presidential daily briefing – a report that will contain information from the nation’s intelligence agencies. 

FOX News

Tom Cotton slams Biden's 'unity' platform, points to admin picks

3 hours, 1 minute ago

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., on Sunday took President-elect Joe Biden to task over his pledge to unify the country yet still choose controversial people to fill his cabinet.

FOX News

Biden chooses an all-female senior White House press team

4 hours, 43 minutes ago

President-elect Joe Biden will have an all-female senior communications team at his White House, led by campaign communications director Kate Bedingfield.

FOX News

Biden's win means some Guantanamo prisoners may be released

4 hours, 59 minutes ago

The oldest prisoner at the Guantanamo Bay detention center went to his latest review board hearing with a degree of hope, something that has been scarce during his 16 years locked up without charges at the U.S. base in Cuba.

FOX News

Kamala Harris slammed for tweet sucking up to small businesses after bailing out rioters

7 hours, 41 minutes ago

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris was widely slammed on Twitter this weekend for committing to helping small businesses affected by the pandemic despite having openly supported protesters at the height of social unrest over the summer.

FOX News

Joe Biden's doctor gives update after the 78-year-old gets hurt playing with dog Major

8 hours, 25 minutes ago

President-elect Joe Biden reportedly twisted his ankle on Saturday and is expected to be examined by an orthopedist "out of an abundance of caution," according to officials. 

FOX News

Biden coronavirus adviser makes grim prediction after Thanksgiving holiday

9 hours, 14 minutes ago

A member of President-elect Joe Biden's COVID-19 advisory board on Saturday made a grim prediction about U.S. coronavirus cases in the coming weeks after millions of Americans traveled for Thanksgiving, despite warnings from public health officials.

FOX News

Back to Top

Stay upto date with breaking headlines from NBC News...

Biden and Harris announce all-female communications team

7 hours, 5 minutes ago

Biden said the team will "bring diverse perspectives to their work and a shared commitment to building this country back better."

NBC News Politics

Trump falls short in Wisconsin recount he paid $3 million for

8 hours, 58 minutes ago

Trump paid $3 million for the recount, which ultimately left Biden with 87 more votes.

NBC News Politics

Trump maintains baseless claims of voter fraud: 'What kind of a court system is this?'

12 hours, 33 minutes ago

President Trump called in to Fox News for an interview and maintained his baseless claims of fraud in the 2020 presidential election and criticizing the governor of Georgia. NBC's Carol Lee has details.

NBC News Politics

Supreme Court set to hear arguments on Trump plan to exclude undocumented immigrants from census

13 hours, 55 minutes ago

The president is trying to "punish" immigrant-rich states, said N.Y.'s attorney general, who is suing the administration.

NBC News Politics

Fauci warns Thanksgiving travel could make current Covid surge worse

14 hours, 40 minutes ago

“What we expect, unfortunately, as we go for the next couple of weeks into December, is that we might see a surge superimposed on the surge we are already in," Fauci said.

NBC News Politics

Trump underperformed in most counties with large rallies

14 hours, 46 minutes ago

In the weeks leading up to the election, an analysis of voter turnout shows that there were questionable returns to President Trump's large rallies.

NBC News Politics

'They identify with him': How a gay, Latino mayor is taking rural Trump country by storm

14 hours, 50 minutes ago

“It just goes to show you that rural America and rural Nevada aren’t just monoliths," said Daniel Corona, mayor of West Wendover.

NBC News Politics

Trump rallies: Help or hurt?

15 hours, 33 minutes ago

Many saw the rallies as a sign of big enthusiasm for Trump, but the data suggest the visits did not produce the desired impact for the president.

NBC News Politics

The most important relationship in D.C.? Biden and McConnell have a history

18 hours, 34 minutes ago

The Democratic president-elect and the inscrutable GOP Senate leader have a "yin and yang" dynamic that could get deals done.

NBC News Politics

Back to Top

Stay upto date with breaking headlines from ABC News...

Back to Top

Stay upto date with breaking headlines from CBS News...

Joe Biden suffers "hairline fractures" in foot, doctor says

2 hours, 44 minutes ago

The president-elect will "likely require a walking boot" for several weeks.

Politics - CBSNews.com

Biden to nominate Neera Tanden as first White House budget chief

3 hours, 37 minutes ago

The office is responsible for an administration's spending and policy plans.

Politics - CBSNews.com

11/29: Birx, Duggan, Margo, Gottlieb, Beasley

4 hours, 4 minutes ago

This week on "Face the Nation," preparations to distribute the yet-to-be-approved coronavirus vaccine pick up speed as America braces for the fallout from the Thanksgiving holiday.

Politics - CBSNews.com

Biden still winner in Wisconsin after recount is completed

4 hours, 29 minutes ago

The state will certify the presidential results on Monday, the bipartisan Wisconsin Elections Commission said Sunday.

Politics - CBSNews.com

Trump continues to claim election fraud despite lack of evidence

5 hours, 39 minutes ago

President Trump is still baselessly claiming election fraud occurred and signaling he may never concede. On Saturday, Pennsylvania's Supreme Court threw out another lawsuit trying to halt the state's certification of election results. Ben Tracy has the latest.

Politics - CBSNews.com

Biden visits doctor after twisting his ankle

5 hours, 39 minutes ago

President-elect Joe Biden is getting checked out by a doctor after slipping and twisting his ankle. Nikole Killion reports.

Politics - CBSNews.com

How will the Biden presidency affect Cuban-U.S. relations?

5 hours, 39 minutes ago

Cubans are waiting to see if the incoming Biden administration will mark a new thaw in relations following an icy four years. Manuel Bojorquez reports.

Politics - CBSNews.com

Biden-Harris announce all-female communications staff

6 hours, 29 minutes ago

"These qualified, experienced communicators bring diverse perspectives to their work and a shared commitment to building this country back better," Mr. Biden said in a statement

Politics - CBSNews.com

NYC public elementary schools to begin reopening on December 7

9 hours, 47 minutes ago

Public schools closed on November 19​ when the city reached a seven-day COVID-19 positivity average of 3%, but de Blasio said Sunday that metric will no longer be used.

Politics - CBSNews.com

Face The Nation: Gottlieb, Babineaux-Fontenot, Beasley

11 hours, 26 minutes ago

Missed the second half of the show? The latest on the coronavirus pandemic, food insecurity in America, families worldwide suffering from acute hunger and U.S. forces are continuing the fight to keep ISIS fighters at bay.

Politics - CBSNews.com

Back to Top

Stay upto date with breaking headlines from WashingtonPost...

Biden hires all-female senior communications team, names Neera Tanden director of OMB

1 hour, 41 minutes ago

Jennifer Psaki will be White House press secretary, and Kate Bedingfield will be communications director.

Politics

Biden hires all-female senior communications team, names Neera Tanden director of OMB

1 hour, 41 minutes ago

Jennifer Psaki will be White House press secretary, and Kate Bedingfield will be communications director.

Politics

Biden injures foot while playing with his dog, will probably need walking boot

3 hours, 36 minutes ago

The president-elect was walking his dog Major on Saturday when he sprained his foot, the transition team said.

Politics

Who Joe Biden is picking to fill his White House and Cabinet

7 hours, 23 minutes ago

One of President-elect Joe Biden’s very first tasks will be filling the key positions in his White House and Cabinet.

Politics

The Trailer: The election's over, but the challenges aren't quite

9 hours, 9 minutes ago

In this special, shorter, holiday weekend edition: The latest on the GOP's election challenges, the latest from called and uncalled races, and some of the stories you missed while making stuffing.

Politics

Wisconsin recount confirms Biden’s win over Trump, cementing the president’s failure to change the election results

12 hours, 56 minutes ago

The state’s two largest counties spent more than a week recounting ballots, but the final tally barely changed.

Politics

Criticized by moderates and pressured by their base, liberals fight for a voice in the Democratic Party

18 hours, 40 minutes ago

Recrimination from party leaders, along with skepticism from some Biden allies, could limit liberals’ ability to influence the party’s direction.

Politics

Pennsylvania Supreme Court dismisses lawsuit against mail ballots with prejudice in another defeat for Trump

1 day, 4 hours ago

The Republican lawsuit had sought to halt certification of the state’s election results and challenged a 2019 law establishing universal mail voting.

Politics

20 days of fantasy and failure: Inside Trump’s quest to overturn the election

1 day, 5 hours ago

With his denial of the outcome, Trump endangered America’s democracy, threatened to undermine national security and public health, and duped supporters into believing, perhaps permanently, that Biden was elected illegitimately.

Politics

Back to Top

Stay upto date with breaking headlines from NewYorkTimes...

Biden Fractures Foot Playing With His Dog, Putting Him in a Boot

1 hour, 24 minutes ago

The president-elect visited an orthopedic specialist, and while initial X-rays did not show an obvious fracture, a more detailed CT scan showed hairline cracks.

NYT > U.S. > Politics

Biden Expected to Name Top Economic Officials This Week

4 hours ago

President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. is expected to nominate Neera Tanden, a divisive figure within the Democratic Party, to lead the budget office. He also named an all-female communications staff.

NYT > U.S. > Politics

Jennifer Psaki to Be Press Secretary as Biden Names All-Female Communications Team

5 hours, 59 minutes ago

Ms. Psaki, who served in prominent communications roles in the Obama administration, said she saw her job as trying to “rebuild trust.”

NYT > U.S. > Politics

Recount in two Wisconsin counties reinforces Biden’s victory.

9 hours, 8 minutes ago

The conclusion of the recount adds yet another loss in the Trump campaign’s effort to upend Mr. Biden’s win.

NYT > U.S. > Politics

Biden Aides’ Ties to Consulting and Investment Firms Pose Ethics Test

1 day, 1 hour ago

Some of the president-elect’s choices for top posts have done work for undisclosed corporate clients and aided a fund that invests in government contractors.

NYT > U.S. > Politics

Back to Top

Stay upto date with breaking headlines from HuffingtonPost...

Biden Expected To Name Senior Members Of Economic Team

3 hours, 2 minutes ago

Just like in 2009 with Barack Obama, the incoming administration will inherit on Jan. 20 a struggling economy facing serious near-term challenges.

Politics - U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis

Trump Team Would Get Its 'Clock Cleaned' At Supreme Court, Scoffs Pennsylvania's Lt. Gov.

3 hours, 40 minutes ago

Lawyers' baseless arguments of voter fraud "get shredded in any courtroom they’re dumb enough to step into," John Fetterman snapped.

Politics - U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis

Every Senior Member Of The Biden-Harris Communications Team Will Be A Woman

6 hours, 8 minutes ago

The president-elect said the group brings "diverse perspectives to their work and a shared commitment to building this country back better.”

Politics - U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis

Joe Biden Fractures Foot While Playing With Dog, Doctor Says

8 hours, 28 minutes ago

The president-elect's office said Biden would likely be in a walking boot for several weeks.

Politics - U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis

Fox News Lets Trump Spew Lies Unchecked In First Interview Since Election Day

10 hours, 49 minutes ago

Maria Bartiromo sat back and let the president push disinformation to her hundreds of thousands of viewers.

Politics - U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis

Completed Wisconsin Recount Confirms Biden's Win Over Trump

12 hours, 21 minutes ago

In Milwaukee County, Biden’s lead increased by 132 votes after county election officials recounted the more than 450,000 votes that were cast there.

Politics - U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis

Fauci Warns Of COVID-19 'Surge Upon A Surge' As Millions Travel Over Holidays

12 hours, 51 minutes ago

"We don’t want to frighten people, but that’s just the reality," the infectious disease expert said.

Politics - U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis

Supreme Court Weighs Trump Bid To Bar Illegal Immigrants From Census Count

14 hours, 18 minutes ago

The challengers said Trump’s plan would weaken the political power of states with larger numbers of illegal immigrants.

Politics - U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis

In Another Legal Blow To Trump, Pa. Supreme Court Tosses Suit Challenging Mail-In Ballots

1 day, 3 hours ago

Pennsylvania's highest court dismissed a lawsuit filed by Rep. Mike Kelly and other Republicans who'd questioned the legitimacy of the state's election results.

Politics - U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis

Back to Top

Stay upto date with breaking headlines from Breibart...

Donald Trump Urges Joe Biden to 'Get Well Soon!' After Fracturing Foot

2 hours, 56 minutes ago

"Get well soon!" Trump wrote on Twitter sharing news footage of Biden leaving an orthopedic office in Deleware. 

Breitbart News

Joe Biden Passes Up Symone Sanders for Obama Alum Jen Psaki as Press Secretary

3 hours, 5 minutes ago

Joe Biden announced that Obama administration alumna Jen Psaki would be his press secretary, bypassing his devoted campaign spokesperson and surrogate, Symone Sanders.

Breitbart News

Majority of Britons Believe Black Lives Matter Has Increased Racial Tensions

3 hours, 53 minutes ago

An outright majority of Britons believe the Black Lives Matter movement has increased racial tensions, along with a 44 per cent of people from ethnic minorities.

Breitbart News

Trump: 'We Don't Have Freedom of the Press in This Country -- We Have Suppression by the Press'

5 hours, 38 minutes ago

During an interview that aired on Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures," President Donald Trump attacked the media for its unwillingness to cover stories that could cast Joe Biden's candidacy and his presidential chances in a negative way.

Breitbart News

PA Lt. Gov. John Fetterman: Trump Campaign Will Get 'Clock Cleaned' if It Appeals Ruling to U.S. Supreme Court

5 hours, 50 minutes ago

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman (D) claimed Saturday that no matter what President Donald Trump's campaign does legally, it will not change the election's outcome.

Breitbart News

Media Hide Sex in Transgender Crime Report

6 hours, 13 minutes ago

Media reports blamed a "woman" for an alleged murder attempt by a man who reportedly says he is transgender.

Breitbart News

WATCH: Girl Released from Hospital Fulfills Dream of Riding Medical Helicopter

7 hours, 11 minutes ago

A four-year-old bone marrow transplant recipient fulfilled her dream of riding a medical helicopter when she was released from the hospital after three months.

Breitbart News

Report: U.S. to Have 500K Fewer U.S. Births in 2021 Due to Coronavirus Crisis

7 hours, 20 minutes ago

The United States is expected to have up to 500,000 fewer births next year as a result of the Chinese coronavirus crisis, according to research. 

Breitbart News

WSJ: Joe Biden to Restore 'Civil Rights' by Reversing Trump Education Policies

7 hours, 21 minutes ago

The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday that former Vice President Joe Biden plans to strengthen "civil rights" by reversing several of President Donald Trump's education policies.

Breitbart News

Report: Joe Biden to Name Neera Tanden, Head of Soros-Funded Center for American Progress, to OMB

7 hours, 34 minutes ago

Former Vice President Joe Biden intends to name Neera Tanden, head of the left-wing think tank Center for American Progress (CAP), as the director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, presuming he takes office as president.

Breitbart News

Back to Top
;