WASHINGTON — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday explicitly blamed President Donald Trump for the deadly riot at the Capitol, saying the mob was "fed lies" and that the president and others "provoked" those intent on overturning Democrat Joe Biden's election.
WASHINGTON — Hours from inauguration, President-elect Joe Biden paused on what might have been his triumphal entrance to Washington on Tuesday evening to mark instead the national tragedy of the coronavirus pandemic with a moment of collective grief for Americans lost.
From undoing Trump policies to proposing new immigration legislation, Biden will go big starting on Day One. A look at 18 orders and actions p…
Wall Street kicked off a holiday-shortened week with broad gains for stocks Tuesday, as the market recovered most of its losses from last week.
The company had sought to change the stream crossing method for a 77-mile section of the pipeline in West Virginia.
Stocks closed higher on Wall Street, recovering some of last week’s losses and pulling closer to their record highs. The S&P 500 rose 0.8%…
In his farewell address released Tuesday afternoon, President Donald Trump said he will pray for the success of the next administration.
WASHINGTON — When Joe Biden takes the oath of office Wednesday outside a wounded U.S. Capitol, he will begin reshaping the office of the presidency itself as he sets out to lead a bitterly divided nation struggling with a devastating pandemic and an insurrection meant to stop his ascension to power.
Reports say some big retailers are dropping My Pillow products after CEO Mike Lindell’s claims that Donald Trump won the presidential election.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is explicitly pointing his finger at President Donald Trump for helping to spur the attack on the Capitol.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Containing the coronavirus outbreak and repairing the economic damage it has inflicted are the top priorities for Americans as Joe Biden prepares to become the 46th president of the United States, according to a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.
Rachel Levine is poised to become the first openly transgender federal official to be confirmed by the U.S. Senate.
President-elect Joe Biden plans to unveil a sweeping immigration bill, hoping to provide a path to citizenship for an estimated 11 million immigrants. Get the latest.
President-elect Joe Biden will take office Wednesday with high expectations and largely positive reviews of how he has handled the transition,…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden has given himself an imposing to-do list for his earliest days as president and many promises to keep over the longer haul.
Joe Biden has given himself an imposing to-do list for his earliest days as president and many promises to keep over the longer haul.
DETROIT (AP) — The resiliency, culture and heroism of Black Americans and the African diaspora will be the central theme of a virtual event that will celebrate the nation’s diversity on the eve of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Someday, perhaps, John Roberts will swear in a new president who doesn’t wish someone else was chief justice of the United States.
Thomas Friedman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The New York Times, recently advanced an interesting proposal.
With the inauguration just around the corner, interviews with experts about the ceremony and why it is so symbolically important both at home and abroad. Donald Trump will not attend the ceremony, what message does that send to America's allies and adversaries?
Republican Garth Brooks will perform at Joe Biden's inauguration.
NEW YORK (AP) — Add Garth Brooks to the lineup of entertainers at the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
Donald and Melania Trump will leave the White House Wednesday but won't invite their incoming counterparts, Joe and Jill Biden, inside before they do.
PHILADELPHIA — Two days from the inauguration, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris pitched in on Martin Luther King Jr. Day service projects as a militarized and jittery Washington prepared for a swearing-in that will play out under extraordinary security.
President-elect Joe Biden has spoken volumes inside the US Capitol over more than four decades, but the weight of those words does not approac…