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Democrats press ahead with second impeachment trial, as GOP is divided on how to defend Trump

Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial is set to start in the Senate on Feb. 9.
  • Jan 24, 2021

Vaccine supply hinders expanding beyond goal of 100 million shots, Biden health official says

Anthony S. Fauci, the government’s senior infectious-disease expert, also said he now believes the coronavirus variant first detected in the United Kingdom is more deadly and spreads faster.
  • Jan 24, 2021

Biden signs executive orders to boost economic relief for Americans struggling amid pandemic

The president plans an address from the White House on his administration's efforts to address an economy battered by the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Jan 22, 2021

Amanda Gorman reads poem ‘The Hill We Climb’ at Biden inauguration

Los Angeles poet Amanda Gorman delivered a stirring poem at the inauguration Wednesday, titled “The Hill We Climb.”
  • Jan 20, 2021

The officials Joe Biden picked to fill his Cabinet

Here are the people Joe Biden chose to fill his Cabinet. Among his picks: White House veterans, but many historical firsts.
  • Jan 19, 2021

Harris resigns Senate seat; Biden to roll out sweeping immigration overhaul

Joe Biden will volunteer at a hunger relief organization as he prepares to take the oath of office at a heavily fortified Capitol in Washington on Wednesday.
  • Jan 18, 2021

Pelosi calls for halt in efforts to install Trump loyalist as NSA’s top lawyer

The House speaker accused acting defense secretary Christopher C. Miller of trying to “burrow” a Republican Party operative into the Democratic administration of Joe Biden.
  • Jan 18, 2021

Republicans call for unity but won’t acknowledge Biden won fairly

Many Congressional Republicans have refused to acknowledge the election was not stolen, the baseless claim that drove thousands to take part in the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
  • Jan 17, 2021

Amid fallout from Trump’s impeachment, Biden seeks to keep focus on coronavirus, economy

The president-elect is scheduled to deliver a speech Thursday night announcing additional steps to combat the pandemic. He takes office on Wednesday.
  • Jan 14, 2021

In new video, Trump condemns violence without mentioning his second impeachment

The House has voted to impeach Trump on a charge of "inciting violence," making him the first president in U.S. history to have been impeached twice.
  • Jan 13, 2021