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Congress is up against the clock on key Biden priorities. Here’s what to watch.

Congress is up against the clock on key Biden priorities. Here’s what to watch.

Congress has just two weeks to ramp up negotiations on a number of key Biden administration agenda items before the end of the current work period threatens to halt any meaningful progress. Legislation addressing the infrastructure, voting rights and police reform will all be top of mind on Capitol Hill this week — though infighting…MORE

First enhanced child tax credit payments to go out July 15

First enhanced child tax credit payments to go out July 15

The families of more than 65 million children will start receiving enhanced child tax credit monthly payments of up to $300 on July 15, the Biden administration announced Monday. The temporary benefit, which will be sent to 39 million households and covers 88% of children in the US, stems from the Democrats’ $1.9 trillion coronavirus…MORE

US investigates second suspected case of mystery ‘syndrome’ near White House

US investigates second suspected case of mystery ‘syndrome’ near White House

Two White House officials were struck by a mysterious illness late last year — including one who was passing through a gate onto the property — newly revealed details that come as investigators are still struggling to determine who or what is behind these strange incidents. Multiple sources tell CNN that the episodes affected two…MORE

More than 25 Democratic senators call for immediate ceasefire in Middle East

More than 25 Democratic senators call for immediate ceasefire in Middle East

More than 25 Democratic senators, led by Georgia Sen. Jon Ossoff, released a joint statement calling for an immediate ceasefire agreement in Israel and the Palestinian territories to “prevent further loss of life and further escalation of violence.” “To prevent any further loss of civilian life and to prevent further escalation of conflict in Israel…MORE

Mexico’s Andrea Meza crowned Miss Universe

Mexico’s Andrea Meza crowned Miss Universe

Miss Mexico Andrea Meza was crowned Miss Universe at the 69th annual pageant, which was delayed last year due to Covid-19. “MÉXICO ESTO ES PARA TI,” Meza, 26, wrote in the caption of an Instagram post, which translates to “Mexico this is for you,” alongside a video of her after the win was announced. The…MORE

Suspect shoots two officers before being fatally shot in Birmingham, Alabama

A man believed to be responsible for two early morning murders in Birmingham, Alabama, opened fire on four police officers Sunday afternoon, striking two and grazing two others, according to police. The unnamed assailant was fatally shot by the officers during the incident, and the injuries to all four officers appear to be non-life-threatening, Birmingham…MORE

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