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BREAKING: President Biden says he will take executive action to pardon all prior federal offenses of simple marijuana possession.

The founder of the Oath Keepers indicated that, months before the Jan. 6 attack, he was in contact with a member of the Secret Service, a former member of organization testified.

Jan. 6 defendants describe D.C.’s jail as having “medieval standards of living” and ask to be transferred to Guantanamo Bay if conditions don’t improve.

Covid deaths are unevenly distributed among Republicans and Democrats, but experts are still puzzling over why these differences exist.

A federal investigation into Tuesday's deadly shooting of a detainee at a U.S. Border Patrol station in El Paso found that officers killed the man after he had seized "an edged weapon" in the processing area and advanced toward them.

An Iowa man has been arrested on charges that he left a pair of threatening voicemails to a local election official in Arizona and an official associated with the state attorney general's office nearly a year after the 2020 election.

The Justice Dept. suspects former President Trump still possesses documents that he took from the White House, people familiar with the matter tell @NBCNews .


JUST IN: US Senate passes resolution with unanimous consent by voice vote that “affirms that the press is not the enemy of the people” and “reaffirms the vital and indispensable role that the free press serves” and “condemns the attacks on the institution of the free press.”

JUST IN: Congressional Budget Office has issued a report advising Congress to consider raising the debt ceiling earlier than anticipated to account for the revenue loss brought upon by the GOP tax legislation.

EXCLUSIVE: Michigan’s top election official says she was told President Trump had suggested in a WH meeting that she be arrested for treason and executed after she refused to overturn 2020 presidential election results.

WATCH: @HeidiReports  presses Reps. Zeldin, Stefanik and Johnson during a tense exchange about her tough questioning style on a question about corruption in Ukraine as it relates to the Senate impeachment trial.

Speaker Pelosi on Roger Stone indictment: "It is very interesting to see the kinds of people that the president of the United States has surrounded himself with."

Pres. Trump responds to question about police violence against Black people by saying cops also kill white people. Per Washington Post data, the rate at which Black people are shot and killed by law enforcement is twice as high than that of white people.