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Jan. 6 committee: More evidence will come in July hearings

Jan. 6 committee: More evidence will come in July hearings

A member of the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 riot says more evidence is emerging that lends support to recent testimony that President Donald Trump wanted to join an angry mob that marched to the Capitol and rioted.

27 mins ago
Ruling could dampen government efforts to rein in Big Tech

Ruling could dampen government efforts to rein in Big Tech

The Supreme Court’s latest climate change ruling could dampen efforts by federal agencies to rein in the tech industry, which went largely unregulated for decades as the government tried to catch up to changes wrought by the internet.

3 hrs 12 mins ago
From one July Fourth to the next, a steep slide for Biden

From one July Fourth to the next, a steep slide for Biden

President Joe Biden is set to mark his second Fourth of July since taking office, and he's finding a far different political atmosphere today than a year ago.

4 hrs 2 mins ago
From AM to PM, the fickle force of government is with you

From AM to PM, the fickle force of government is with you

The Supreme Court's ruling on carbon emission controls on power plants this past week has cast light on the world of federal regulation.

July 2nd, 10:09 AM CDT
'Revolutionary' high court term on abortion, guns and more

'Revolutionary' high court term on abortion, guns and more

Abortion, guns and religion _ a major change in the law in any one of these areas would have made for a fateful Supreme Court term.

July 2nd, 8:34 AM CDT
Biden offshore drilling proposal would allow up to 11 sales

Biden offshore drilling proposal would allow up to 11 sales

The Biden administration is proposing up to 10 oil and gas lease sales in the Gulf of Mexico and one in Alaska over the next five years.

July 1st, 9:19 PM CDT
Democrats swiftly raised $80M after court overturned Roe

Democrats swiftly raised $80M after court overturned Roe

Democrats and their aligned groups raised more than $80 million in the week after the Supreme Court stripped away a woman’s constitutional right to have an abortion.

July 1st, 8:04 PM CDT
Trump social media firm subpoened by feds, stock regulators

Trump social media firm subpoened by feds, stock regulators

Donald Trump’s social media company and some of its employees received subpoenas from a federal grand jury in New York and securities regulators.

July 1st, 7:14 PM CDT
US announces $820M in Ukraine aid, including missile systems

US announces $820M in Ukraine aid, including missile systems

The U.S. has announced it will provide Ukraine with $820 million in new military aid, including new surface-to-air missile systems and counter-artillery radars to respond to Russia’s heavily reliance on long-range strikes in the war.

July 1st, 5:34 PM CDT
Kerry: Despite setbacks at home, US to make climate goals

Kerry: Despite setbacks at home, US to make climate goals

U.S. climate envoy John Kerry says setbacks for President Joe Biden’s climate efforts at home have “slowed the pace” of some of the commitments from other countries to cut climate-wrecking fossil fuel pollution in diplomacy abroad.

July 1st, 5:14 PM CDT
Experts: US Court fractures decades of Native American law

Experts: US Court fractures decades of Native American law

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling expanding state authority to prosecute some crimes on Native American land is upending decades of law in support of tribal sovereignty.

July 1st, 2:44 PM CDT
Biden to award Medal of Freedom to Biles, McCain, Giffords

Biden to award Medal of Freedom to Biles, McCain, Giffords

The White House says President Joe Biden will present the nation's highest civilian honor to 17 people, including gymnast Simone Biles, actor Denzel Washington and the late Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain, with whom Biden served in the Senate.

July 1st, 1:34 PM CDT
Trump's vulnerabilities for 2024 mount after new testimony

Trump's vulnerabilities for 2024 mount after new testimony

Stunning new revelations about former President Donald Trump's fight to overturn the 2020 election have exposed growing political vulnerabilities just as he eyes another presidential bid.

July 1st, 9:29 AM CDT
Court leaves dwindling paths for Biden's climate mission

Court leaves dwindling paths for Biden's climate mission

More than 500 days into his presidency, Joe Biden’s hope for saving the Earth from the devastating effects of climate change may not be dead.

July 1st, 9:09 AM CDT
Abortion, women's rights grow as priorities: AP-NORC poll

Abortion, women's rights grow as priorities: AP-NORC poll

A new poll finds a growing percentage of Americans calling out abortion or women’s rights as priorities for the government in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, especially among Democrats and those who support abortion access.

July 1st, 8:39 AM CDT

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