I have had two envious work assignments in Puerto Rico, one on the northern coast and one on the southern. My experiences in both cases were picturesque and charming, as I enjoyed pleasant Caribbean springtime respites from my Western Pennsylvania doldrums. My heart aches today as I think of…
(The Center Square) – Members of the U.S. House and Senate are urging the federal government to withdraw a rule change they say targets veterans and hurts law-abiding gun owners. Their letters to the federal agencies followed an announcement by Texas that it would be challenging the new rule.
(The Center Square) – As the crisis at the southern border continues to grow worse, a top Biden administration immigration official has been removed.
A Senate Judiciary Hearing considering the nomination of Judge Gustavo Gelpí to the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals got heated as Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) lashed out at chair Sen. Jon Ossoff (D-GA) and Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI), who accused Cruz of misrepresenting her line of questioning.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced she will create a select committee to investigate the January 6 attack on the Capitol after Republicans blocked the formation of an independent commission. CNN's Manu Raju has more.
Chuck Grassley has served as Iowa's senator for a whopping seven terms, but new polling shows this tenure could be in jeopardy. In the latest episode of The Point, CNN's Chris Cillizza digs into whether the Hawkeye State will actually part ways with its longstanding senator.
(The Center Square) -The Supreme Court has ruled that a California regulation allowing union organizers to trespass on private property to recruit agricultural workers violated private property rights.
CNN's Patrick Oppmann gains exclusive access to the port where those trying to flee Cuba are returned by the US Coast Guard. Cuba is seeing record daily cases of Covid-19 while Trump-era sanctions, Covid restrictions and the collapse of tourism have hit the island's economy and people's inco…
CNN's Erin Burnett and Paula Reid discuss the significance of the ongoing release of officer body camera videos by the Justice Department from the insurrection at the US Capitol on January 6th, 2021.
Authorities in South Florida responded to a "partial building collapse" early Thursday morning, the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said. CNN's Leyla Santiago reports.
Authorities in South Florida were responding early Thursday to a "partial building collapse," the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said. Michael Ruiz, a resident spoke to CNN affiliate WPLG.
(The Center Square) – President Joe Biden unveiled a major gun regulation and crime prevention plan Wednesday as cities around the country struggle with rising violent crime.
(The Center Square) – Vice President Kamala Harris and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas will visit the U.S.-Mexico border on Friday, Harris' first trip there since illegal border crossings began spiking in January.
The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Mark Milley, says he wants to know what caused the January 6th insurrection and fired back at Rep. Matt Gaetz's (R-FL) question about critical race theory.
(The Center Square) – The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of free speech rights for students outside of the classroom in a decision Wednesday.
(The Center Square) – The federal government is set to begin sending out monthly checks to millions of Americans next month, but a new IRS tool will allow them to defer the payments for a sizeable tax refund next year.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the United States Supreme Court sided with Brandi Levy, a former cheerleader at Mahanoy Area High School, who had been suspended back in 2017.
Miami Police Chief Art Acevedo tells CNN's Kate Bolduan what he wants to hear from President Joe Biden about tackling the rise in violent crime.
CNN's Jessica Schneider explains the Supreme Court ruling against union access while Jeffrey Toobin notes that the decision shows that the body still has deep political divisions.
(The Center Square) – The current housing crisis in the U.S. isn’t just fueled by unaffordability, a new study finds, but also by a sharp downturn in local mobility, fewer home purchases, slower new-home construction and an influx of young renters increasingly competing for an already limited housing supply.
CNN's Jeffrey Toobin reacts to the Supreme Court ruling 8-1 in favor of a former high school cheerleader who argued that she could not be punished by her public school for posting a profanity-laced caption on Snapchat when she was off school grounds.
Ashley Diamond, a transgender woman, has spent the last decade in and out of men's prisons in Georgia. Now, she's suing the Georgia Department of Corrections to be transferred to a women's facility.
Piara Powar, Executive Director of Football Against Racism in Europe Network (FARE), talks to CNN about the messy situation UEFA finds itself in following its decision not to allow the Allianz Arena to be illuminated in the rainbow flag.
CNN's Anderson Cooper says Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's (R-KY) claim that "nothing is broken" with the US election system doesn't hold up to scrutiny because many Republicans are still claiming voter fraud in the 2020 election and GOP-controlled legislatures are crafting legislat…
Former President Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner have distanced themselves from Trump as he continues to air grievances about the 2020 election. CNN's Kate Bennett has more.
CNN's Kyung Lah reports on the ongoing audit of the 2020 election results in Arizona, as the focus is now on the paper the ballots are actually printed on.
The US Navy is conducting Full Ship Shock Trials on its newest aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford, to test the ability of the ship to deal with battle conditions before its full deployment.
Democratic NYC mayoral candidate Andrew Yang conceded in a speech as the results from early and primary day in-person voting came in showing he placed a distant fourth behind candidates Eric Adams, Kathryn Garcia and Maya Wiley. CNN projects the New York City Democratic mayoral primary winne…
Rhode Island Democratic Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse is facing questions over his family's membership to a private beach club that is accused of having only White members. CNN's Sunlen Serfaty reports.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the Senate floor moments after Republicans voted in unison to not open debate on the Democrats' signature voting rights and election bill, saying saying GOP opposition was "indefensible."
Many students are feeling the negative impact that the coronavirus pandemic has had their academic performance. CNN's Jason Carroll reports.
Democrat Helen Butler and Republican Baoky Vu, who have stood up to former President Trump's lies about the 2020 election, are both being removed from their roles on election boards in Georgia after Gov. Brian Kemp signed a law that allows the GOP to appoint members to local election boards.
(The Center Square) – As illegal immigration continues to surge at the southern border, President Joe Biden is under fire for reports that his administration is considering changing a key immigration policy to allow more people to enter the country.
Prime Minister Imran Khan faces criticism after blaming a rise in sexual violence in Pakistan on women wearing "very few clothes" during an interview with Axios.
After a year of violence and unrest, large American cities serve as a cautionary tale for the progressives in Washington who want to move the country further to the left. The Democrats’ airtight lock on the urban vote has allowed political leaders to pursue ideological agendas without fear of reprisal, which has revealed just how much the elite left – comprised mostly of affluent, liberal whites who dominate media narratives – is out of step with the concerns of rank-and-file urban residents.