U.K. approves Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for widespread emergency use, starting next week

2:59 a.m.

Biden's attorney general could probably pretty easily revoke Durham's special counsel status

2:36 a.m.

Trump threatens to veto defense spending bill if Congress doesn't revoke unrelated social media shield

12:58 a.m.

Justice Department recently investigated a suspected 'bribery-for-pardon' scheme involving White House

December 1, 2020

Salesforce to acquire Slack in a $27.7 billion deal

December 1, 2020

CDC advisory panel recommends long-term care residents, health care workers receive COVID-19 vaccine first

December 1, 2020

Trump's campaign lawyers turn on Barr

December 1, 2020

McConnell's latest COVID relief plan includes GOP priorities, 1-month unemployment extension

December 1, 2020

Barr announces he appointed a special counsel in Russia probe investigation before the election

December 1, 2020

Georgia election official demands Trump stop 'inspiring' violence: 'Someone's going to get killed'

December 1, 2020

Barr says Justice Department has found no evidence of election-altering fraud

December 1, 2020

Pennsylvania Supreme Court hears Bill Cosby's appeal of sexual assault conviction

December 1, 2020

Trump reportedly ousts top Pentagon official leading ISIS fight

December 1, 2020

Elizabeth Warren appears to have 'strongly' influenced the shape of Biden’s Treasury

December 1, 2020

George Floyd family lawyer Ben Crump recommends Kamala Harris' brother-in-law for attorney general

December 1, 2020

Elliot Page, The Umbrella Academy and Juno star, comes out as transgender

December 1, 2020

Senate Republicans called out for hypocrisy after complaining about Biden nominee's tweets

December 1, 2020

The White House is getting ready to host a slate of lavish holiday parties, pandemic be darned

December 1, 2020
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Coronavirus vaccine.

U.K. approves Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for widespread emergency use, starting next week

2:59 a.m.
William Barr leaves the White House

Biden's attorney general could probably pretty easily revoke Durham's special counsel status

2:36 a.m.
Trump

Trump threatens to veto defense spending bill if Congress doesn't revoke unrelated social media shield

12:58 a.m.
The White House

Justice Department recently investigated a suspected 'bribery-for-pardon' scheme involving White House

December 1, 2020
Slack Technologies logo

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December 1, 2020
Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

CDC advisory panel recommends long-term care residents, health care workers receive COVID-19 vaccine first

December 1, 2020
Rudy Giuliani.

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December 1, 2020
Mitch McConnell.

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Attorney General William Barr

Barr announces he appointed a special counsel in Russia probe investigation before the election

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Georgia election official Gabriel Sterling.

Georgia election official demands Trump stop 'inspiring' violence: 'Someone's going to get killed'

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William Barr.

Barr says Justice Department has found no evidence of election-altering fraud

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Bill Cosby

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Trump reportedly ousts top Pentagon official leading ISIS fight

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Elizabeth Warren.

Elizabeth Warren appears to have 'strongly' influenced the shape of Biden’s Treasury

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Former associate attorney general Tony West.

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Elliot Page

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