The captain of a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier facing a growing outbreak of the coronavirus is asking for permission to isolate the bulk of his roughly 5,000 crew members on shore
Joe Biden Has Discussed Vice Presidential Pick With Barack Obama During Sunday's fundraising call with Georgia donors, Biden confirmed that he has spoken with Obama about his running-mate. Joe Biden, via fundraising call Biden also told the donors on the call that he is currently considering at least seven different women. Biden said that he planned to pick a woman as his vice presidential candidate during last week's debate with Sen. Bernie Sanders on CNN. Biden said that he and the former president have spoken regularly during his campaign, but Obama has previously stated that he will not endorse during the Democratic primary. Former Georgia statehouse lawmaker Stacey Abrams, Sen. Kamala Harris, Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Sen. Elizabeth Warren have all been mentioned as potential candidates.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Donald Trump's impeachment trial distracted the federal government from the novel coronavirus as it reached the United States in January
The Treasury Department says airlines that want financial help during the coronavirus outbreak need to say how they will compensate the government for grants used to meet payroll
The Justice Department's inspector general has found additional problems with the accuracy of wiretap applications the FBI has submitted in national security applications
U.S. officials say the Trump administration is prepared to lift sanctions on Venezuela in support of a new proposal to form a transitional government representing allies of both Nicolas Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaido
The Trump administration is rolling back tough Obama-era mileage standards and gutting one of the United States' biggest efforts to slow climate change