Obama scales back big birthday bash amid Covid worries
Former President Barack Obama has dramatically scaled back his planned 60th birthday party on Martha's Vineyard this weekend due to concerns about the highly transmissible Delta variant of Covid-19, according to a spokeswoman.
Pentagon identifies police officer killed in attack outside Pentagon metro station
The Pentagon Force Protection Agency identified the officer who was killed after sustaining injuries during a violent incident at the Pentagon Metro station area Tuesday as Pentagon police officer George Gonzalez.
Trump asks court to end House pursuit of his tax returns from IRS
Former President Donald Trump's legal team formally stepped into a long-running fight over a US House request for his tax returns, claiming Trump's financial history is being unfairly pursued for political reasons by Democrats and seeking to end House Ways and Means Committee investigations into the ex-President and his companies.
Biden shows he's ready to make drastic moves in Covid-19 fight -- even if he's not sure they're legal
Even President Joe Biden doesn't know whether his new federal eviction moratorium for renters is legal and sustainable. But crushing humanitarian and political pressure left him no choice but to take a chance on an emergency move.