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Top House Democrats are preparing to move a $2 billion supplemental funding bill to address US Capitol security to the floor later this month, despite some outstanding questions — and reservations — among Republicans and even some Senate Democrats

The Biden administration is weighing unfreezing $1 billion in Iranian funds that the country could use for humanitarian relief

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the Biden administration is "actively looking" at strengthening security assistance to Ukraine as he pledged support for the country's sovereignty and territorial integrity in the face of Russian aggression

Two students and one adult suffered non-life-threatening injuries during a shooting at Rigby Middle School in Rigby, Idaho. A suspect is in custody, an official says.

With unusually large eyes and hair-trigger hearing, the tiny desert-dwelling dinosaur hunted its prey at night, offering more definitive evidence that dinosaurs weren't only active in the daytime

Even as Rep. Elise Stefanik has consolidated her position as the likely replacement for Rep. Liz Cheney as the No. 3 House Republican, her voting record has raised concerns from some conservatives in the House and around Washington

Naomi Osaka has been named Laureus Sportswoman of the Year for 2021 after winning her second US Open title

Anti-Asian hate crimes have more than doubled during the pandemic, according to the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at California State University, San Bernardino. Here are ways people of all backgrounds can help stop the vitriol and violence.

Bitcoin cash has creeped up into the top 10 biggest digital currencies list. It surged more than 11% Thursday, and more than 300% this year, according to Coinbase. It shares most of its code with bitcoin, but is faster at processing transactions.

Germany is resisting momentum to lift patent protection for Covid-19 vaccines, saying that a US decision to support such waivers "has significant implications for vaccine production"


BREAKING: JOE BIDEN WINS Joe Biden will be the 46th president of the United States, CNN projects, after a victory in Pennsylvania puts the Scranton-born Democrat over 270 #CNNElection 

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Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter and camera crew as they report from protests in Minneapolis

Bigger than Bieber? A Korean pop group beats US stars to win a Billboard Music Award via

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"You have stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words," climate activist Greta Thunberg tells the UN. "We are in the beginning of a mass extinction and all you can talk about is money and fairy tales of eternal economic growth. How dare you."

“Not all streets are like Sesame Street. … What we are seeing is people saying 'enough is enough.' They want to end racism.” @elmo ’s dad Louie explains why people are protesting across the US. #CNNSesameStreet 

"Let me be clear tonight. The people of Haiti have been through more... withstood more -- they've fought back against more injustice than our President ever has." Anderson Cooper choked back tears as he reflected on the devastating quake nearly 8 years ago

The giant panda is no longer an endangered species

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Black newborn babies in the US are more likely to survive childbirth if they are cared for by Black doctors, but three times more likely to die when looked after by White doctors, a study finds.

See the emotional moment this Hurricane Harvey survivor, who lost everything, learned his dad survived the storm