WNBA star Brittney Griner, in a handwritten letter to President Joe Biden, said she fears she will be detained in Russia indefinitely and pleaded with the President not to forget about her and other American detainees.
A Georgia grand jury has subpoenaed Trump's former attorney Rudy Giuliani, former Trump legal advisor John Eastman, and Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC). CNN's Jennifer Rodgers explains what this means for the investigation.
The restoration of the Endangered Species Act could be a boon for climate groups that argue oil and gas drilling in certain areas could harm threatened wildlife.
The latest raft of subpoenas marks a new phase of grand jury activity that reaches into Trump's inner circle.
An examination of the bullet that killed Al Jazeera correspondent and Palestinian-American citizen Shireen Abu Akleh "could not reach a definitive conclusion" regarding its origin, due to the condition of the bullet, but the US Security Coordinator has "concluded that gunfire from [Israel Defense Forces] positions was likely responsible" for her death, State Department spokesperson Ned Price said in a statement Monday.
Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) posted a series of voicemail threats made against him and his family in response to his work as part of the January 6 committee. Rep. Jim Himes (D-CT) explains why this has him worried about the future of democracy.
The Justice Department sued the state of Arizona Tuesday to block a law that would require proof of citizenship to register to vote in the state.
Sarah Matthews, who served as deputy press secretary in the Trump White House until resigning shortly after the January 6, 2021, attack on the US Capitol, has been subpoenaed by the House select committee investigating the insurrection and has agreed to testify at an upcoming hearing, according to two sources with knowledge of the investigation.
The House select committee investigating the January 6, 2021, insurrection has scheduled its seventh hearing for July 12, the panel announced Tuesday.
Vice President Kamala Harris traveled to Chicago Tuesday and addressed the Fourth of July shooting at a parade in Highland Park that claimed the lives of seven and left dozens injured.
Republican Senate nominee Herschel Walker showcases that he’s a "uniter" who wants to “bring people together” in the first TV ad of his general election campaign in Georgia.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is holding the United States Innovation and Competition Act hostage, in an effort to block Democrats' partisan spending bill.
President Biden has repeatedly denied discussing his son Hunter's foreign business dealings with him, despite a newly-leaked voicemail detailing a conversation between the pair.
Democratic Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly acknowledged a possible recession, telling a group of supporters, "bring it on," and suggested her state could weather an economic downturn.
A new Gallup poll revealed that overall confidence in American institutions, including the presidency and the Supreme Court, is falling to record lows.
The Arizona attorney general fired back against a DOJ warning that it will sue over the state's bill to restrict non-citizens from voting in federal elections.
Judicial Watch has accused Washington, D.C., public schools of violating the U.S. Constitution by hosting racially segregated “affinity groups” for staff.
January 6 Committee members over the weekend said they would be willing to hear testimony from people who could refute parts of what Cassidy Hutchinson said last week.
President Biden gave four U.S. Army veterans the Medal of Honor Tuesday from the White House--upgrading awards they had previously received to the highest honor.
Vice President Kamala Harris made a brief, unscheduled visit to a northern Chicago suburb Tuesday evening a day after a mass shooting ravaged the town.
The Justice Department filed a lawsuit against an Arizona law that requires proof of citizenship for voting in federal elections.
A federal judge threw out a host of actions by the Trump administration to roll back protections for endangered or threatened species.
The House committee investigating the Capitol insurrection will hold a public hearing next Tuesday to present evidence related to the Jan. 6, 2021, attack.
The Georgia grand jury investigating 2020 election interference issued subpoenas to Rudy Giuliani, Sen. Lindsey Graham, and key members of former President Donald Trump's legal team.
Less than two weeks after Congress passed a bill to curb gun violence, Democrats reacted in horror after a gunman killed six at a Fourth of July parade in Illinois.
Adam Kinzinger released an audio compilation of calls or voicemails made to his office, most laced with profanity and threatening him, his family, or Liz Cheney.
President Joe Biden on Tuesday bestowed the nation’s highest military honor on four Army soldiers for their heroism above and beyond the call of duty during
Little is going President Joe Biden’s way as the summer lull sets in before the crush of midterm elections. Gas prices are up; his approval rating is down.
House Jan. 6 committee members said Sunday that they may make criminal referrals to federal prosecutors involving former President Donald Trump and his efforts
A federal judge has thrown out a host of actions by the Trump administration to roll back protections for endangered or threatened species.
President Biden awarded the Medal of Honor to four U.S. Army soldiers for "incredible heroism" during the Vietnam War. David Martin shares more on the recipients.
The president awarded the nation's highest military decoration to four soldiers for their service in Vietnam.
The committee has not yet announced a focus, or if there will be any witnesses.
The Georgia prosecutor looking into former President Donald Trump's efforts to overturn the state's 2020 election results wants several Trump allies, including Rudy Giuliani and Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, to testify before the special grand jury investigating the scheme.
A special grand jury in Fulton County, Georgia, is probing potential interference in the state's 2020 elections.
The first Black secretary of the Army, Clifford Alexander Jr., died on Sunday at the age of 88. He was a pioneer, who served as an adviser to Democratic presidents and worked on landmark legislation, including the Voting Rights.
This week on “Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan,” as America prepares to celebrate its 246th birthday, we examine the recent string of controversial Supreme Court rulings that will have far-reaching implications on the environment, immigration, religion, and abortion rights. Plus, an interview with Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on how the administration plans to handle the coming influx of migrants at the border.
Basketball star Brittney Griner sent a letter to President Biden, after 138 days of detention in Russia following her arrest on accusation of attempted drug smuggling. Griner's wife, Cherelle, joins "CBS Mornings" to share how the WNBA star is doing, and what she wants the Biden administration to do to free Brittney.
Manhunt underway after mass shooting at July 4 parade; Meet the TikTok generation's favorite baseball team
Justice officials say the law flouts a 2013 Supreme Court ruling that struck down a similar attempt from Arizona to enact a proof-of-citizenship requirement.
Many Democrats are frustrated at Biden's caution at what they see as a moment of crisis. Now figures like Newsom and Pritzker are showcasing a tougher approach.
The subpoenas, which arise from an investigation by Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis, relate to Trump's efforts to overturn the 2020 election.
Why a Democrat wants his special election to be a "referendum" on abortion, what happened in June's primaries, and where all these Pritzker Pals came from.
A new essay from one of its senators, Mitt Romney, helps explain why.
Maryland State Police are told to suspend a key provision in the licensing regulations after a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
Thirteen states had "trigger bans" to criminalize abortion when the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. Several other states are working to enact other laws.
Rep. Adam Kinzinger, one of two Republicans on the Jan. 6 committee, shared threatening voicemails and vulgarities that his office has received amid the hearings.
In a White House ceremony, the president is scheduled to award the Medal of Honor to four soldiers who fought in the Vietnam War.
Once again, the network's priorities show in what it doesn't talk about.
It is the third time the Justice Department under Attorney General Merrick B. Garland has sued a state over its voting laws.
Representative Jamie Raskin, Democrat of Maryland, has said he plans to show ties between Donald J. Trump and militias that helped orchestrate the Capitol attack.
Democrats hope to portray Republican Senate candidates in some of the most competitive midterm races as too far outside the mainstream. For now, it seems to be working.
Rudy Giuliani, Lindsey Graham, John Eastman and several others in the former president’s orbit were subpoenaed in the election meddling inquiry.
“They went far above and beyond the call of duty,” the president said as he bestowed America’s highest military honor upon four recipients.
He was the first Black secretary of the Army — just one of many jobs, both high- and low-profile, that he held over nearly 20 years in government.
The Biden administration is applying lessons learned from controls on Russia during the Ukraine war to try to limit China’s military and technological advances.
President Biden and Democrats face political peril as costs keep rising and midterm elections loom.
Special Operations veterans are training Ukrainians near the front lines in the fight against Russia, despite warnings from the Pentagon.
The new state bans don’t explicitly cover embryos created outside the womb, but legal experts say overturning Roe could make it easier to place controls on genetic testing, storage and disposal of them.
These 145 Republicans really want you to forget that they lied to you and tried to thwart a presidential election right after an attempted coup.
“We know who your family is, and we’re going to get you ... gonna get your wife, gonna get your kids,” one caller said.
Police reform advocates say the case shows why cops should stop pulling people over for minor infractions.
The Fulton County district attorney is seeking testimony from some of Trump's key allies in the Georgia probe of the 2020 election.
“It’s challenging for employers to navigate what is a rapidly evolving legal landscape,” said Sharon Masling, the head of Morgan Lewis’s reproductive rights task force.
Jeffrey Alexander Smith was sentenced earlier this year for helping rioters gain access to one of the Capitol’s most storied areas.
U.K. diplomats honored America's birthday with a song on repeat.
The activist filmmaker sparkled on the Fourth of July with a manifesto backing women and Black people while opposing "every single Republican" in office.
The U.S. has had more mass shootings in the past weekend than Denmark has had in a decade.
"It hurts thinking about how I usually celebrate this day because freedom means something completely different to me this year," the WNBA star wrote.
Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick told Fox News that the state is being invaded, which gives the state the power to remove migrants from the country. He said the Constitution gives Texas the "power to put hands on people and send them back."
The suspected gunman in the horrific Fourth of July massacre on Monday was allegedly kicked out of a local synagogue.
Wisconsin Lt. Governor and current Democrat U.S. Senate candidate Mandela Barnes was caught on camera over the Fourth of July holiday weekend saying he believes the founding of America was "awful."
A child in Florida caught in a dangerous situation was saved thanks to a quick-thinking citizen.
The shooting suspect in the Highland Park July 4th parade attack possessed an Illinois Firearm Owners Identification (FOID) card, enabling him to legally purchase guns in the state.
President Joe Biden is eroding United States sovereignty as his administration has released over a million border crossers and illegal aliens into American communities since he took office in late January 2021, an amicus brief signed by 17 states alleges.
An editorial at China’s state-run Xinhua news network on Monday commemorated the American Fourth of July holiday by claiming that Nazism was created in the United States rather than Germany, the actual home of the National Socialist German Workers’ Party.
Former President Trump says the potential for President Joe Biden to cut United States tariffs on China "would be the greatest gift that China could ever receive."
The Federal Reserve’s campaign to rein in the worst inflation in decades will end in a recession. But so long as unemployment remains low, it's likely inflation will remain the top worry for households even if economic growth stalls.
U.S. Senate candidate and former Gov. Eric Greitens (R-MO) represented the United States as a 400-meter runner at the World Masters Athletics Championships in Tampere, Finland, over the Fourth of July weekend.