Biden-Putin summit live updates: ‘I did what I came to do,’ Biden says

Biden-Putin summit live updates: ‘I did what I came to do,’ Biden says

(GENEVA) -- U.S. President Joe Biden held a high-stakes summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday at what the leaders agree is a "low point" in the U.S.-Russia relationship. The two men faced off inside an 18th-century Swiss villa, situated alongside a lake in the middle of Geneva's Parc…
Attorney general unveils Biden strategy to counter domestic terrorism

Attorney general unveils Biden strategy to counter domestic terrorism

(WASHINGTON) -- The number of domestic terrorism investigations has "increased significantly" over the past year, Attorney General Merrick Garland said Tuesday, unveiling the Biden administration's new strategy to counter domestic terrorism. "Over generations to come, the national strategy recognizes that we cannot prevent every attack, the only way to find…
Still a summit secret: What happened in Helsinki between Putin and Trump?

Still a summit secret: What happened in Helsinki between Putin and Trump?

(WASHINGTON) -- Ahead of President Joe Biden’s meeting Wednesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin, congressional Democrats said they are no longer seeking records of former President Donald Trump’s private meetings with the Russian leader, despite previous concerns Trump tried to conceal details of their conversations. "The Biden administration is looking…
Senate progressives threaten to tank bipartisan infrastructure deal

Senate progressives threaten to tank bipartisan infrastructure deal

(WASHINGTON) -- Progressive Democrats are threatening to sink a bipartisan infrastructure proposal if they do not receive assurances that moderate and conservative members of their own party would back a go-it-alone effort to pass President Joe Biden's other key infrastructure priorities. Those progressives want a guarantee that Democrats would unite…
Trump allies leaned on DOJ to push probes into 2020 election fraud claims

Trump allies leaned on DOJ to push probes into 2020 election fraud claims

(WASHINGTON) — Then-President Donald Trump’s assistant, on his behalf, emailed the official who would become acting attorney general about investigating false claims of 2020 election fraud, documents released by the House Oversight Committee on Tuesday show. The emails to Jeffrey Rosen, from Trump's former assistant -- with the subject line…
FBI warns lawmakers frustrated QAnon conspiracy followers could again turn violent

FBI warns lawmakers frustrated QAnon conspiracy followers could again turn violent

(WASHINGTON) -- In a new warning to congressional lawmakers, the FBI assesses that frustrated followers of the QAnon conspiracy theory could turn from online talk of violence to causing real-world violence. The FBI warning about domestic violent extremists (DVE) comes as the Biden administration on Tuesday released a new strategy…
Harris invites all female US senators to have dinner at Naval Observatory

Harris invites all female US senators to have dinner at Naval Observatory

(WASHINGTON) -- Vice President Kamala Harris, the nation's highest-ranking woman in government, is hosting a first-of-its-kind dinner at the Naval Observatory Tuesday evening for her female colleagues in the Senate -- a show of bipartisanship in a deeply divided Washington. Harris invited all 24 of the country's female senators --…