D.C. man pleads guilty to assaulting Rep. Angie Craig

  (CBSNews.com) : Kendrid Hamlin pleaded guilty to three federal charges stemming from the attack on Rep. Angie Craig in her Washington apartment building. ..

Biden approves Louisiana emergency declaration as saltwater threatens drinking water

President Biden approved a disaster declaration Wednesday in Louisiana in connection with saltwater intrusion into the state’s drinking water. The White House declaration authorizes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to

Americans need to learn to feel discomfort

The difficulty that members of our society have with tolerating and discussing divergent views is heartbreaking.

The sad demise of the Corcoran Gallery continues

George Washington University and the National Gallery of Art took Corcoran space and did nothing for the community with it.

UAW again threatens to expand strikes at Detroit automakers if progress isn't made by Friday

Auto workers initially went on strike on Sept. 15, shutting down one assembly plant each for GM, Ford and Stellantis.

Michigan State officially fires football coach Mel Tucker for cause

Michigan State said Tucker, who is under investigation for a sexual harassment complaint, brought “public disrespect, contempt and ridicule” upon the school.

Jan. 6 Lawyer Accused of Stabbing Man Gets Better Bail Than Capitol Rioters

The former assistant U.S. attorney is charged with aggravated battery, aggravated assault and armed burglary.

Student loan payments are about to drain $8 billion a month from consumers, and spending will start contracting early next year

Student loan payments resume next month, and Fitch predicted delinquency rates will quickly reach pre-pandemic levels or above.

Biden administration unveils 'game-changing' regulations for LGBT youth in foster care

The Biden administration has released three new foster care regulations, including one designed to expand protections for LGBT youth.

Lee Rigby's son raises five times his target for charity - and you can help boost it again

The Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards wants to give determined teenager Jack Rigby the best surprise possible with your help – by upping the total to six figures

Democracy has returned to El Salvador

With a majority in Congress and a mandate from the people, President Bukele was able to get prisons and gangs under control.

House Republican compares SEC chair to Tonya Harding for 'kneecapping' capital markets

Rep. Andy Barr (R-Ky.) slammed Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler on Wednesday, accusing him of “kneecapping” U.S. capital markets with a multitude of regulatory proposals. “You’re right. We are ‘blessed

Watch live: Former officials testify before Senate on use of AI in elections

The Senate Rules Committee on Wednesday afternoon is slated to hold a hearing on the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in elections. Former election and tech officials are scheduled to testify before the committee on the influence

Republicans Want Their Staffers to Be Able to Unionize

The California Legislature—where Republican staffers make less than Democratic staffers—is the only branch of state government that doesn't allow unionization.

Spain Charges Shakira of Tax Evasion for the Second Time, Demanding $7.1 Million

Shakira has been charged with tax evasion by the Spanish government in relation to a tax evasion case from the time when she was living with then-partner Gerard Pique and their two sons in Barcelona.

I get mom shame for traveling and partying without my kids. I think it makes me a better parent.

She gets a ton of mom shame for taking time away from her kids. An American mom living in Berlin says people on social media criticize her for going out without her kids.

Eddie Jones' alleged brutal and humiliating 'sausage' trick on assistant

Jones is prickly at the best of times but this takes it to a new level of petty

Auto workers union to announce plans on Friday to expand strike in contract dispute with companies

The United Auto Workers union says it will announce on Friday how it plans to expand its strike against Detroit’s three automakers

Best Cash Back Credit Cards of October 2023

The best credit cards for cash back earn between 1% and 10% cash back, and some even have higher bonuses than cards that charge annual fees.

Trump faces 'corporate death penalty' after fraud ruling

After a Manhattan judge ruled that Donald Trump committed fraud at the Trump Organization, experts say he may be facing a "corporate death penalty."

WNBA fans and analysts have launched a manhunt for the MVP voter whose low tally for A'ja Wilson has sparked a league-wide uproar

Las Vegas Aces star A'ja Wilson finished third in voting for the 2023 WNBA MVP award, with all but one voter including the forward in their top three.

Flight attendant found dead with cloth stuffed in her mouth at airport hotel

An American Airlines flight attendant was found dead in a Marriott hotel near Philadelphia International Airport.

In a government shutdown, here are the nutrition programs affected

WIC, SNAP and school nutrition programs will be hampered in how they serve low-income Americans.

Best Investment Apps of October 2023

The best investment apps offer low fees, accessibility, and investing resources. We found the best for both active and passive traders. Start investing today.

Are you aware of the dangers of lip injections?

Millions have chosen to get lip injections, mostly to enhance the size and fullness of the lips. The procedure can be damaging, especially if not done by a medical professional.

Montana judge temporarily blocks ban on transgender surgeries, medical intervention for minors

A Montana judge granted the ACLU's request to delay the enforcement of a law that would ban transgender surgeries and other medical treatments for minors.

Exact time Storm Agnes to finally end with violent wind and rain clearing for UK

The full force of Storm Agnes is now being felt across parts of the UK with the possibility of winds rising to 80mph along with heavy rainfall, but there is calmer weather ahead

House GOP agriculture spending bill on thin ice

The House GOP’s bill to fund Agriculture, Rural Development and the Food and Drug Administration is on thin ice after a handful of moderate Republicans said they are opposed to the legislation because of a provision that would limit

How to improve military recruitment

Sometimes, looking at a problem from the inside misses obvious issues.

FTC resurrects attempt to block Microsoft acquisition of Call of Duty developer

The Federal Trade Commission revived its attempt to block Microsoft's $68.7 billion purchase of Call of Duty developer Activision Blizzard, indicating Chairwoman Lina Khan's insistence on stopping the deal.

Massachusetts man reportedly stabs five officers after police chase

Authorities say a Massachusetts man who sped away during a traffic stop led police on a chase that ended with him crashing into a home and then stabbing five officers, including the local police chief, before he was arrested

Rolling Stones legend Mick Jagger hints he may leave eye-watering fortune to charity

Mick Jagger, who has eight children with five women and is believed to be worth £411million, has hinted that he may leave his fourtune to charity because his kids don't "need" it

Citadel Might Fight for Its Texts

Also Sculptor sweeteners, Binance troubles, late 13D filings and the end of the volcano bond.

Strictly's Zara McDermott 'couldn't look' at boyfriend Sam Thompson after show gesture

Strictly Come Dancing 2023 star Zara McDermott confessed she tried to avoid looking at boyfriend Sam Thompson in the show audience, after his 'hilarious' outfit decision

White House memo attacks Comer ahead of Biden impeachment hearing

The White House put out a lengthy memo Wednesday pushing back on claims alleged by House Republicans ahead of a Thursday impeachment hearing targeting President Joe Biden.