Patrick McCaughey arrested for assaulting cop, crushing him in doorway during Trump-fueled Capitol riotPatrick Edward McCaughey III is the latest person charged for the Capitol riot by a mob of supporters of Donald Trump opposed to the election of Joe Biden.

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Proud Boys leader Joseph Biggs arrested in Florida in connection with the Capitol riotA leader of the Proud Boys, an extremist group that took part in the US Capitol insurrection, was taken into custody and is facing charges, federal officials said.

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Kentucky Gov. Beshear chosen to lead bipartisan COVID-19 recovery taskforceThe National Governors Association announced Wednesday that Gov. Andy Beshear will lead a bipartisan task force to guide states in their economic recovery and revitalization efforts amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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Trump revokes rule preventing White House staff from lobbyingIn a last-minute move, the outgoing president reversed his original order and allowed the revolving door in Washington to continue swinging.

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Biden signs orders to end ‘Muslim ban’, rejoin Paris climate dealJust hours into his US presidency, Biden signs string of executive actions reversing key Trump administration policies.

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Biden's 1st call to foreign leader will be to Trudeau Friday, says press secretaryWhite House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters in the White House briefing room tonight that U.S. President Joe Biden will speak to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Friday.

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EU welcomes a "friend" in the White House, much to do togetherThe president of the EU executive said on Wednesday she looked forward to having a friend in the White House who could work with Europe on fighting climate change, quashing the COVID-19 pandemic and rebuilding multilateralism.

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Nearly 200,000 Flags On National Mall Represent Those Who Cannot Attend InaugurationThe flags represent people from all 50 states, the five U.S. territories and Washington, D.C., who cannot attend because of the coronavirus pandemic and tight security in the nation's capital.

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Joe Biden takes oath of office to become America's 46th presidentHe puts 'uniting our nation' at the heart of his inauguration speech, skipped by Donald Trump in a final unprecedented act.

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Joe Biden officially sworn in as the 46th President of the United States, Kamala Harris as the 49th Vice-President'There's no time to start like today,' the new president told reporters, hours after his inauguration.

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Biden will extend student loan payment deferrals until OctoberPresident Joe Biden is directing the Department of Education Wednesday to extend the suspension of federal student loan payments and interest.

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U.S. Supreme Court receives bomb threat, not evacuatedThe U.S. Supreme Court building is being evacuated following a bomb threat, CNN reports.

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China sanctions Pompeo and other Trump administration officialsChina has imposed sanctions on 28 U.S. indivduals including former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo over 'crazy actions that have gravely interfered in China's internal affairs', its foreign ministry said in the early hours of Thursday, Beijing time.

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Nearly 2 years' worth of rainfall is possible in parts of Southern California over the next weekThe historic run of dry weather has been one for the record books across the Western US, but now forecasts show some much needed relief is on the way.

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Trump pardons Steve Bannon, Elliott Broidy, dozens of others, on last night in White HouseThe rappers Lil Wayne and Kodak Black also received pardons from Trump, hours before Joe Biden was due to be inagurated as president.

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Alexei Navalny releases investigation into Vladimir Putin's '£1bn palace'The critic of the Russian regime was arrested when he landed back in the country this week.

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Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine found to be effective against Covid variant discovered in UKThe variant, known as B.1.1.7., has an unusually high number of mutations and is associated with more efficient and rapid transmission.

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Malwarebytes said it was hacked by the same group who breached SolarWindsMalwarebytes becomes fourth major security firm targeted by attackers after Microsoft, FireEye, and CrowdStrike.

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Tennessee state senator charged again in federal courtMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Already facing allegations of stealing more than $600,000 in federal funds from a health care school she directed, a Tennessee state senator has been charged in a new fraud...

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Dr. Fauci to lead U.S. delegation at WHO meetings as Biden plans to reverse Trump withdrawalDr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to give remarks on Thursday as the United States' head delegate for the WHO's annual executive board meetings.

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