Vice President Kamala Harris urged lawmakers to "take action" on gun control after at least 19 students and two adults were killed in a school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, on Tuesday.
Less than three months before George Floyd was killed by US police, another Black man spoke his final words.
Student protesters from Michigan to Virginia marched out of classrooms to call for stronger gun control policies after a gunman stormed Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, killing at least 21 people, including 19 children and two adults.
The longer-range missile systems are intended to enable Ukraine’s military to “more precisely strike key targets on the battlefield in Ukraine,” U.S. President Joe Biden said.
A Missouri coroner, who presided over the death investigation into a suspicious shooting of a Black man, is facing calls to resign over a series of racist social media posts.
Health officials say American travelers aged two and up should still wear a properly fitting mask or respirator over their nose and mouth when commuting and while indoors at transportation hubs such as airports or bus stations.
The House passed a bill urging President Biden to sell off frozen assets belonging to Russian oligarchs, including a fleet of multimillion-dollar luxury yachts, which have been seized by federal authorities following the Kremlin's unprovoked invasion of Ukraine.
The group of four children, including 11 family members, were airlifted from Poland to the U.S. aboard a medical transport aircraft.
Newly released satellite imagery underscores the destruction Russia's invasion has wrought on several Ukraine as the war enters its second week.
Aleksandr Babakov, 59, and two staffers allegedly operated an "international foreign influence and disinformation network to advance the interests of Russia," between 2012 and 2017, according to an indictment filed in Manhattan federal court.
Former President Trump feared that protesters throwing tomatoes, pineapples and other "very dangerous" fruits could have killed him at campaign rallies several years ago, according to newly unveiled court documents.
Oath Keeper Joshua James pleaded guilty to seditious conspiracy charges and obstruction of an official proceeding Wednesday related to the U.S. Capitol riot, according to court documents.
Oksana Markarova, Ukraine's ambassador to the U.S., will be one of first lady Jill Biden's guests at the State of the Union address on Tuesday, the White House announced.
Stephanie Cal, 58, was the third American to be inoculated with the Pfizer vaccine. “This is hope in a little vial," the Long Island nurse said.