Despite a rocky week of fits and starts, President Joe Biden on Friday praised the Senate for edging the bipartisan infrastructure plan closer to passage, ahead of a key vote on the $1 trillion package.
Officials said that the U.S. military conducted several airstrikes in support of Afghan government forces fighting Taliban rebels this week, including in Kandahar province, which is strategically important.
America's No. On Friday, the No. 2 diplomat expressed sympathy to North Koreans suffering from food shortages and hardships due to the pandemic and renewed calls for North Korea to resume talks on its nuclear program.
Two U.S. officials announced Friday that the U.S. military had left Bagram Airfield after nearly 20 years. It was the epicenter of their war to expel the Taliban and hunt down al-Qaida terrorists responsible for the attacks on America.
Donald Trump's company was indicted along with its longtime finance chief in what prosecutors called "sweeping and audacious tax fraud scheme" in which the executive received more than $1.7million in off-the books compensation. This included apartment rent, car payments, and school tuition.
Jacqueline Bartley was a single mother to two boys and one girl before the pandemic. After losing her job at American Airlines at 41, Jacqueline Bartley spent all her savings quickly and was months behind the $1,350-a month rent she had rented. She had never missed rent payments before that.
After a stark walkback by President Joe Biden, to his earlier demand that the bill be paired with a larger, Democrat-backed measure to secure his signature, a bipartisan agreement to invest almost $1 trillion in infrastructure in the country appeared to be on track Sunday.
In an effort to keep a fragile bipartisan agreement on infrastructure, President Joe Biden supported it "without hesitation", reversing a threat of veto if Congress didn't pass a larger package to expand social safety net.
A evenly divided Senate and a slim majority thanks in part to Vice President Kamala Harris’ deciding vote, Democrats are fighting to enact President Joe Biden’s agenda. This includes a broad voting rights bill.