Senate Banking Committee Republicans urge Biden to withdraw nominees who backed ‘defunding’ police

Former New York Police Department commissioner Howard Safir on rebuilding police forces and the rise of crime in New York City and other U.S. cities. Republican members of the Senate…

Laurel Hubbard thanks Olympic committee for committing to ‘making sport inclusive and accessible’

Laurel Hubbard, the New Zealand weightlifter who is set to be the first transgender athlete to compete at the Olympics, thanked the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for its support. Hubbard…

Team USA ends backstroke gold medal streak after loss to Russian Olympic Committee

Team USA took another hit on Tuesday after the Russian Olympic Committee’s (ROC) Evgeny Rylov defeated defending Olympic champ Ryan Murphy in the men’s 100 meter-backstroke, ending the U.S.’ streak…

Jan. 6 committee, after partisan battle over appointees, holds first hearing on Capitol attack

The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol is holding its first hearing Tuesday, kicking off what is likely to be a politically charged and contentious…

Cheney’s, Kinzinger’s roles on Jan. 6 committee to come into sharp focus in first hearing

The first hearing of the Jan. 6 select committee is Tuesday morning, and the most scrutinized individuals at the event may not be the four police officers who will detail…

Pelosi insists on ‘no partisanship’ in Jan. 6 committee after rejecting 2 Republicans

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Sunday insisted that the Jan. 6 select committee should have “no partisanship,” despite rejecting two Republican House members this past week. During an interview…

Pelosi says Jan. 6 committee will proceed despite GOP ‘antics’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Thursday said the Jan. 6 committee will continue to seek the truth about the cause of the deadly Capitol attack despite GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy…

Pelosi bans GOP Reps. Jim Jordan, Jim Banks from serving on Jan. 6 committee, McCarthy threatens total boycott

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Wednesday she’s rejecting two of the five GOP picks to sit on the newly formed Jan. 6 select committee. Pelosi, D-Calif., said Wednesday she won’t…

Rep. Jeffries says Jan. 6 committee is an opportunity for GOP to show they really ‘back the blue’

The House Democratic Caucus chairman Tuesday said the first hearing of the new Jan. 6 select committee will test the GOP on whether they truly “back the blue” as they…

Trump ally Jim Jordan among Republicans tapped for Jan. 6 select committee

Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, a prominent ally of former President Donald Trump, is one of a handful of GOP lawmakers set to be appointed to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s select…