House Democrats are hoping to push a $3.5 trillion budget framework Tuesday after an impasse between House leaders and centrist Democrats threatened to derail progress on the vast majority of President Biden's domestic agenda. House leaders are looking to use a procedural workaround to avoid a lengthy battle, but the...
CIA Director William Burns met Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Monday, according to a U.S. official familiar with the matter. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said Tuesday that his group will accept "no extensions" to an Aug. 31 deadline set by President Biden for ending an airlift operation in Kabul, The Associated Press reported.
There’s a new addition to the line of shops of restaurants known as The Strip near the University of Alabama.That includes a new bar called Unique. But, that’s not how locals remember this watering hole on the corner of University Boulevard and Red Drew Avenue. For over four decades, it was known as Egan’s. People who worked there and drank there say it will take more than a name change to erase this landmark in Tuscaloosa.
Afghan refugees are being flown for processing in Bahrain, Germany and Qatar. Moderate Democrats threaten to withhold their vote on the budget. Biden gets an update on how COVID-19 may have began.
It has been 90 days since President Biden ordered a review into the origins of the coronavirus. Many scientists believe it likely came from nature, others say it may have leaked from a lab in China.
House Democratic leaders aim to get President Biden's multi-trillion-dollar budget plan over a key hurdle. Voting came to a standstill Monday night as negotiations continue with moderate lawmakers.
SINGAPORE (AP) — U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris delivered a sharp rebuke to China for its incursions in the South China Sea, warning its actions there amount to "coercion" and "intimidation" and affirming that the U.S. will support its allies in the region against Beijing's advances. "We know that Beijing...