Sun, 07 Mar 2021 20:42:28 GMT
Senate passage of President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill on Saturday brought the massive legislation one step closer to law.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 14:00:28 GMT
Sat, 06 Mar 2021 19:42:42 GMT
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer addresses the media following the Senate's vote to pass the $1.9 trillion Covid relief package
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 18:47:49 GMT
• Find out which countries are welcoming US tourists back
Sat, 06 Mar 2021 21:23:13 GMT
Sat, 06 Mar 2021 20:02:05 GMT
President Joe Biden gives remarks after the Senate passed his $1.9 trillion Covid relief plan by a 50-49 vote.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 16:41:51 GMT
It was Friday afternoon, and President Joe Biden was on the phone with Sen. Joe Manchin, the conservative West Virginia Democrat who felt blindsided by his party leaders and now was at risk of defecting and effectively torpedoing a central pillar of the White House's domestic agenda.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 13:42:58 GMT
Everything is a risk.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 20:54:43 GMT
• Governors defend easing restrictions as health officials warn Americans to stay vigilant • Wall Street Journal: Russian disinformation working to undermine US vaccine confidence
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 19:11:22 GMT
• US marks 'Bloody Sunday' amid a quest to identify the 600 souls who risked it all
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 23:49:55 GMT
State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins is now calling for the resignation of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who faces escalating pressure to step aside from members of his own party.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 17:52:20 GMT
Swiss voters have approved a ban on full facial coverings including niqab and burqa in nearly all public places in a closely contested referendum on Sunday.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 00:17:17 GMT
Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL) weighs in on Fox News host Tucker Carlson calling QAnon supporters "gentle people." Quigley was at the Capitol on January 6 when a pro-Trump mob stormed the building, leaving five dead and dozens injured.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 23:52:49 GMT
Three SWAT officers were injured Saturday while responding to a large gathering near the University of Colorado Boulder, the Boulder Police Department said on Twitter.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 20:55:21 GMT
New York City deputies shut down an illegal warehouse party in Queens overnight Saturday, clearing more than 100 people inside, the New York City Sheriff's Office says.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 19:20:19 GMT
Fareed Zakaria gives his take on the massive ramp-up of vaccines under President Joe Biden, who has marshaled the full power of the federal government to fight Covid-19.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 14:07:53 GMT
• Weather events have meteorologists concerned about a 2011 repeat
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 17:08:24 GMT
CNN's Brian Stelter ponders about the future of Fox News and the Murdoch family as its patriarch, Rupert Murdoch, approaches 90 years old.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 23:43:28 GMT
Explosions in Equatorial Guinea killed more than a dozen people and injured hundreds on Sunday, according to the Central African country's health ministry.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 19:10:32 GMT
Apple is no longer making the iMac Pro, once the most-powerful computer the company offered.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 22:39:09 GMT
Bruno Mars has responded to accusations that he appropriates Black culture in his musical work.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 12:46:18 GMT
What, exactly is cancel culture?
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 20:41:29 GMT
Another day, another chorus of hysterical cries from the GOP that the Democrats are trying to cancel something. This week we saw GOP elected officials and Fox News in full conniption mode falsely claiming that Democrats wanted to cancel Dr. Seuss and Mr. Potato Head. The reality, though, is that it's the GOP that is the party of cancel culture.
Fri, 05 Mar 2021 20:18:52 GMT
Comedian and actor Sacha Baron Cohen revealed his fictional Covid-19 vaccine side business during a segment on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!."
Fri, 05 Mar 2021 12:45:40 GMT
Woman finds something weird behind her bathroom mirror. Tells all in viral TikTok videos. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the "hole" story.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 17:07:29 GMT
Numerous Republican state legislatures are trying to pass new voter restriction legislation (e.g. limiting absentee and early voting). Meanwhile, Democrats in Congress are trying to pass laws that expand access to the ballot box.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 18:00:51 GMT
Jenna Dewan celebrated her baby boy's first birthday in a heartwarming Instagram post, where she said her son brought with him "pure joy."
Thu, 04 Mar 2021 01:31:46 GMT
The golden statue of former President Donald Trump unveiled at CPAC and celebrated by supporters originally came from China, not Mexico as the artist initially said.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 18:11:30 GMT
Philadelphia 76ers stars Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons were pulled from the NBA All-Star Game Sunday due to the league's Covid-19 protocols.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 22:11:20 GMT
How to watch | Timeline: Tracking the palace rift
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 14:31:26 GMT
Among journalists in Queen Victoria's England, Walter Bagehot was a central figure. Not only did he marry well -- to the daughter of the Economist's founder, whose death installed Bagehot in the editor's chair -- he also wrote a classic study of British government, "The English Constitution."
Sat, 06 Mar 2021 17:30:38 GMT
Patrick Jephson, Princess Diana's private secretary and chief of staff, says it's important to remember the royals are also people — and that 'there's a lot of blame to go around' for the current rift.
Sat, 06 Mar 2021 21:32:03 GMT
If you've ever pondered the merits of going into business with your husband's grandmother, the events of the last week may have given you pause.
Fri, 05 Mar 2021 12:27:49 GMT
It was the movie that added sex appeal to the gritty neorealist film period and made a star out of actress Silvana Mangano.
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 18:58:15 GMT
Stanley Tucci visits one of Italy's greatest cheese makers to see him work his magic with mozzarella. Watch "Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy" Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
Wed, 24 Feb 2021 19:07:26 GMT
What's Italy's best pasta sauce? That's the kind of question that can start a fight in the home of spaghetti and tortellini.
Tue, 09 Feb 2021 17:51:06 GMT
What first springs to mind when you think of Italy?
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 20:26:12 GMT
Egyptian swimmer Omar Sayed Shaaban soared to success when he set a new record for the highest jump out of water while wearing a monofin.
Fri, 05 Mar 2021 16:09:58 GMT
All is well now between Paris Hilton and Sarah Silverman.
Thu, 04 Mar 2021 13:54:18 GMT
SpaceX's Starship prototype, the SN10, successfully landed for the first time during a test flight. Minutes later the rocket exploded on its landing pad.
Sat, 06 Mar 2021 17:51:24 GMT
Meet Ian Jenkins and his partners, Alan and Jeremy.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 21:58:54 GMT
Elon Musk's net worth plunged last week as tech stocks got hammered and Tesla shares' stunning rise quickly unraveled.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 16:25:18 GMT
More than a year since Tesla unveiled the first version of the Cybertruck, the company has been mostly silent about plans for its highly anticipated electric pickup.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 20:56:02 GMT
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is selling the first-ever published tweet as an NFT, a kind of digital collector's item.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 15:00:22 GMT
As the pandemic drags on, big chains like Target and Nordstrom are looking for ways to keep consumers coming back to their stores.
Fri, 05 Mar 2021 18:32:23 GMT
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Sat, 06 Mar 2021 15:46:33 GMT
What should happen if the public words and actions of members of Congress helped contribute to the attack on the US Capitol on January 6?
Fri, 05 Mar 2021 19:37:18 GMT
CNN's SE Cupp offers her take on Republicans' and right-wing media's fixation on culture wars while many Americans are still struggling during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 15:47:55 GMT
Of the many indirect consequences of Covid-19, growing gender inequality is an area of grave concern where the world is falling grievously behind. While women labor at the frontlines, comprising 70% of the world's healthcare workers, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), they are also leaving the workforce at a much higher rate than men, and doing over three-quarters of all unpaid care work, including the care of children.
Sat, 06 Mar 2021 17:16:37 GMT
The stretch of Grand Avenue where Onesimo Garcia works in Brooklyn is not exactly grand. It's a desolate warehouse street, in the shadow of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, where cars roar overhead. There's a monolithic self-storage place on one end of the block and a trio of empty warehouses on the other, waiting to be demolished. It's a street where film crews like to stage scenes of drug deals going down. It has that look — all grit and graffiti. But there's also a tiny garden, growing in a square of dirt carved out of the sidewalk, where sunflowers and roses bloom in the summer.
Thu, 04 Mar 2021 22:09:02 GMT
The US Senate is expected to pass a $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief bill in the coming days before it heads to President Joe Biden's desk to be signed into law. This may seem like a major win for the new administration and congressional Democrats, but it's actually a Pyrrhic victory -- one that they may come to regret in the weeks and months ahead.
Sat, 06 Mar 2021 16:28:53 GMT
President Joe Biden wasted no time after assuming office in taking unprecedented steps to advance women's equality within his own administration. With Kamala Harris as the vice president of the United States, a record number of women serving in the Cabinet and a new White House Gender Policy Council working to integrate women's interests across domestic, economic and foreign policy, this is a historic start.