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Politics Feb 02Read Trump’s full response to House Democrats’ arguments for impeachment
Trump's attorneys called for either the single article of impeachment against the former president to be dismissed “with prejudice” or for the Senate to acquit him.
Politics Feb 02Read Democrats’ full impeachment brief against Trump for second Senate trial
House Democrats presenting the case during the impeachment trial will argue that Donald Trump’s role in inciting the riot on the U.S. Capitol last month “is unmistakable.”…
Politics Jan 20Meet Joe Biden’s Cabinet picks
Those confirmed to their roles by the Senate will shape policy in the Biden administration at a time when the country faces deep political divides on top of a pandemic that has now killed more than 400,000 Americans and left…
Jan 06Photos: Scenes from the Capitol during the breach
Photographers captured the moment when some of the violent protesters got inside the U.S. Senate chamber and took a seat at the presiding officer’s chair, where Vice President Mike Pence was sitting earlier this afternoon.
Politics Jan 06PHOTOS: Inside the U.S. Capitol after extremist Trump supporters broke in
Photos captured scenes of people forcing their way into the building, as well as walking around slowly and taking pictures.
Health Sep 08WATCH: Coronavirus vaccine ‘unlikely’ by Election Day, Fauci says
“It’s not impossible...but it’s unlikely that we’ll have a definitive answer” by Nov. 3, Dr. Anthony Fauci told PBS NewsHour anchor and managing editor Judy Woodruff during a virtual health research forum on Sept. 8.
Politics Jun 29READ: Supreme Court’s full decision on Louisiana’s abortion restriction
A Louisiana law requiring doctors who perform abortions to obtain admitting privileges at a nearby hospital “is unconstitutional,” a majority of justices on the Supreme Court ruled Monday.
Nation May 29Read the complaint charging ex-officer Derek Chauvin with George Floyd’s death
"Police are trained that this type of restraint with a subject in a prone position is inherently dangerous," the complaint said.
Arts May 13Looking for a lighthearted joke? Call this Alaska hotline
In Juneau, Alaska, the city's hiking hotline has become become a source of joy during the pandemic. It's no joke.
Health Apr 14Ask us your questions about the coronavirus pandemic
Do you have a question about the novel coronavirus pandemic? Now is your chance to ask the experts.