The White House COVID-19 task force is expected to hold a news briefing on Thursday.
By Associated Press
House Republicans are calling for hearings into the origins of the COVID-19 virus.
The congressional committee investigating the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol is embroiled in a new partisan firestorm over which Republican members can serve on it. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has the final say over its members and announced…
After more than two years of negotiations, a number of states agreed to a $26 billion settlement with three large drug distributors and Johnson & Johnson for their roles in the opioids epidemic. Half a million deaths over two decades…
By Amna Nawaz, Mike Fritz
Estimates show that over five million children in the U.S. have had an incarcerated parent. As the number of women in American prison soars, little is known about the impact on children they leave behind. Amna Nawaz went to Texas…
The city of Milwaukee is celebrating its first national basketball championship in 50 years. It's a delirious moment for a city and a smaller-market team that once won with the great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Oscar Robertson. Fans are cheering the…
By Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press
U.S. hospitalizations and deaths are nearly all among the unvaccinated.
By Heather Hollingsworth, Jim Salter, Associated Press
Across the U.S., the seven-day rolling average for daily new cases rose over the past two weeks to more than 37,000 on Tuesday, up from less than 13,700 on July 6.
By Lisa Mascaro, Kevin Freking, Associated Press
Senate Republicans rejected an effort Wednesday to begin debate on a big infrastructure deal that a bipartisan group of senators brokered with President Joe Biden.
By Laura Santhanam
Arkansas is among the top five states for new infections, and still has one of the lowest rates of vaccination nationwide.
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