Pelosi and Yellen to Discuss Rental Assistance as Eviction Crisis Looms

Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen will brief Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats on Tuesday morning about the struggling emergency rental assistance program as...

Waterspouts Over the Great Lakes Dazzle Onlookers

Mother Nature treated residents and visitors along the Great Lakes to an unusual show over the weekend, after what meteorologists called an outbreak of...

Ohio House Races: What to Watch For

But who wins, and her margin of victory, could tell us a little about what Democratic voters are thinking as the party tries to...

Infrastructure Bill Includes $73 Billion for Electricity Grid

The infrastructure package has some substantial investments aimed at addressing climate change, but it is far from the transformational package that President Biden had...

Administration Seeks to Blunt Impact From End of Eviction Moratorium

WASHINGTON — With the federal moratorium on evictions having expired over the weekend, the White House on Monday sought to limit the impact, demanding...

Coronavirus Briefing: What Happened Today

Rise of the workplace mandateAs the highly contagious Delta variant drives up cases across the country, more companies are announcing vaccine mandates for workers,...

Infrastructure Bill Set to be Voted Out of Senate This Week

The Senate is expected to advance a $1 trillion infrastructure bill this week after lawmakers spent the weekend finalizing the sprawling measure, which would...

Hawaii Brush Fire Prompts Evacuations

A fast-moving brush fire that has burned more than 40,000 acres on the Big Island of Hawaii prompted mandatory evacuations over the weekend, the...

State Dept. Offers Potential Refugee Status to More Afghans Who Worked With U.S.

The State Department is offering potential refugee status to new categories of Afghans who assisted the United States during the war in Afghanistan, including...

Charlottesville Zoning Plan Prompts Debate Over Racial Justice

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — In early July, crews showed up downtown for some long-delayed evictions. After years of protest, litigation and even violence, the statues...