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Health Mar 05WATCH: White House COVID-19 response team holds briefing
The White House says two new mass vaccination sites will soon be open, in Atlanta and Cleveland, each with the ability to provide 6,000 daily coronavirus shots.
Politics Feb 11WATCH: Biden says U.S. is securing 600 million vaccine doses by July
The U.S. is on pace to exceed Biden's goal of administering 100 million vaccine doses in his first 100 days in office, with more than 26 million shots delivered in his first three weeks. "That's just the floor," Biden said.
Politics Feb 10Did someone say impeachment? Biden avoids wading into debate
White House aides privately note that the president doesn't gain much from weighing in on the trial. And they say that staying above the fray allows him to focus on his COVID-19 relief package.
Politics Feb 10Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
Biden says he is issuing an executive order that will prevent Myanmar's generals from accessing $1 billion in assets in the United States. He says more measures are to come.
Economy Feb 01Biden meets Republicans on COVID-19 aid, but no quick deal
Maine Sen. Susan Collins says the two-hour meeting Monday evening resulted in no compromise on differences. But she and the other Republicans say there was agreement to keep discussions going over their smaller, more targeted package.
Politics Jan 26Biden, in first call with Putin, presses on Navalny, arms control treaty
Biden has looked to establish a sharp break from the warm rhetoric often displayed toward Putin by his predecessor, Donald Trump. But the new president also looked to preserve room for diplomacy.
Politics Jan 20Trump pardons ex-strategist Steve Bannon, dozens of others in final clemency flurry
President Donald Trump pardoned former chief strategist Steve Bannon as part of a flurry of clemency action in the final hours of his White House term that benefited more than 140 people, including rap performers, ex-members of Congress and other…
Politics Jan 19Trump wishes Biden luck without naming him in farewell video
Trump says in the video released Tuesday that, "This week we inaugurate a new administration and pray for its success in keeping America safe and prosperous."…
Politics Jan 19WATCH: Inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris
Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, declaring that “democracy has prevailed” and summoning American resilience and unity to confront the nation's historic confluence of crises.
Politics Jan 13Donald Trump becomes the first U.S. president to be impeached twice
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell would not agree to bring that chamber back immediately, all but ensuring a Senate trial could not begin at least until Jan. 19. Still, McConnell did not rule out voting to convict Trump in the…