Congress passes gun bill, sends it to Joe Biden to sign

Supporters of gun control hold signs in front of supporters of gun rights during a demonstration by victims of gun violence in front of the Supreme Court as arguments begin in a major case on gun rights on November 3, 2021 in Washington, DC. Joshua Roberts | Getty Images Scrambling to respond to a recent … Read more

Biden address following Supreme Court decision

[The stream is slated to start at 12:30 p.m. ET. Please refresh if you do not see a player above at that time.] WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden is slated to address the nation on Friday after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, a decision that eliminates a woman’s constitutional right to an abortion … Read more

Biden to send another $1 billion in military aid to Ukraine

Ukrainian servicemen taking part in the armed conflict with Russia-backed separatists in Donetsk region of the country attend the handover ceremony of military heavy weapons and equipment in Kiev on November 15, 2018. Sergei Supinsky | AFP | Getty Images WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden announced another $ 1 billion in weapons for Ukraine on … Read more

National security adviser Jake Sullivan meets Yang Jiechi

Jake Sullivan, White House national security adviser, speaks during an interview at an Economic Club of Washington event in Washington, DC, US, on Thursday, April 14, 2022. Al Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images WASHINGTON – National security adviser Jake Sullivan met with China’s top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, on Monday to discuss a range of … Read more

Uvalde native Matthew McConaughey speaks at White House on gun control

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Biden decision on student loan forgiveness is months away, report says

President Joe Biden speaks in the East Room of the White House on June 2, 2022. Al Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Biden administration is unlikely to announce a decision on student loan forgiveness until later this summer, The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday. The more than 40 million Americans saddled with … Read more

Biden set to redeploy U.S. troops to Somalia, reversing Trump withdrawal

US army soldiers stand at an observation point during the “African Lion” military exercise in the Tan-Tan region in southwestern Morocco on June 18, 2021. Fadel Senna | AFP | Getty Images WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden approved a plan to redeploy US troops to Somalia, a senior administration official confirmed to NBC News. The … Read more

Senate to vote on Roe v. Wade abortion rights bill

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, DN.Y., flanked from left by Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., And Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, DN.Y., holds a news conference on Thursday, May 5, 2022, to announce the Senate will vote on the Women’s Health Protection Act of 2022. Bill Clark | Cq-roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images Senate Republicans on Wednesday … Read more

Zelenskyy calls for a Nuremberg-style tribunal to prosecute war crimes

WASHINGTON – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy called for a Nuremberg-style tribunal to investigate and prosecute Russian war crimes in a speech before the United Nations Security Council. “The Russian military and those who gave them orders must be brought to justice immediately for war crimes in Ukraine,” Zelenskyy said in his nearly 20-minute speech on … Read more