The committee's chairman previously threatened to refer Meadows to the Justice Department for criminal contempt of Congress after he failed to comply with a subpoena issued back in September.
A Department of Interior report released on Friday found that taxpayers are being shortchanged by a federal oil and gas leasing program that consistently undercharges fossil fuel companies.
With roughly 100,000 Russian troops amassed near the border with Ukraine, warships in the nearby Black Sea, and Russian tanks coming from the north, fears that Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to launch an invasion continue to grow inside the former Soviet republic and among NATO allies.
The sudden emergence of Omicron has ushered in the most disorienting phase of the pandemic since COVID-19 first materialized two winters ago.
Jeffrey Clark, a former Justice Department lawyer, assisted Trump in his efforts to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election.
With a younger generation increasingly focused on the problem of rising global temperatures, prominent environmental activist and author Bill McKibben is launching a new grassroots movement to mobilize older Americans to combat climate change and to work on related social justice issues.
Two recent high-profile murder trials have shown both the expansiveness and limitations of self-defense rights in the United States.
President Biden said on Monday that the expected arrival of the Omicron variant won’t lead to new restrictions, even as he admitted that little is known about this newest strain of the coronavirus, which was first detected in South Africa. He vowed that his administration would fight the new variant "not with shutdowns or lockdowns, but with more widespread vaccinations, boosters, testing and more."
On Thursday, millions of Americans gathered for what was, for many, their first normal Thanksgiving since 2019. On Friday, the nation groggily awoke to news that a new coronavirus variant, tagged as B.1.1.529 and named Omicron, had been detected in South Africa. “This variant has a large number of mutations, some of which are concerning,” the World Health Organization said in a statement.
Dr. Francis Collins, the director of the National Institutes of Health, said people concerned about the new Omicron variant should look into getting their COVID-19 booster vaccine shots.
The Justice Department has failed to respond to multiple requests from Spanish authorities for help in an investigation into a local security firm suspected of being used by the CIA to conduct surveillance of Julian Assange.
Moments after the guilty verdicts were read aloud against the three white men accused of murdering African American Ahmaud Arbery, reactions came flooding in from across the country.
A Georgia jury decided Wednesday to convict the three white men accused of murdering Ahmaud Arbery, an unarmed Black jogger. Father and son Gregory and Travis McMichael and their neighbor William “Roddie” Bryan faced nine felony charges during the trial.
Since his acquittal last week on all charges stemming from the deadly 2020 shootings in Kenosha, Wis., Kyle Rittenhouse has made several public appearances, granting cable interviews and meeting with the former president at his Palm Beach, Fla., resort.
Less than a week after an atmospheric river took aim at British Columbia, dumping several inches of rain that washed away highways, sparked landslides and flooded homes and businesses, more extreme precipitation is set to fall across the region.
Dr. Mehmet Oz is seriously considering entering the race for Pennsylvania’s open Senate seat as a Republican. The 2022 race is expected to be one of the most competitive in the nation.
Student-led protests have long been an integral part of college life. From the first known student-led demonstration in northern Italy in 1507 to Howard University this month, young people at colleges around the world have understood the power of their voice.
In his initial court appearance on Tuesday, Darrell Brooks Jr. was charged with five counts of intentional homicide after allegedly plowing his SUV into a Christmas parade in Wisconsin. Prosecutors also announced that a sixth victim — a child — had died.
A jury ruled Tuesday that a number of prominent white supremacists and associated organizations were liable for damages from the deadly 2017 “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Va.
More than three-quarters of Americans (77 percent) say inflation is affecting their lives as the holiday season begins, according to a new Yahoo News/YouGov poll — and a clear majority (57 percent) blame President Biden.
In the final month of his presidency, Donald Trump signed off on key parts of an extensive secret Pentagon campaign to conduct sabotage, propaganda and other psychological and information operations in Iran, according to former senior officials who served in his administration.
In a year that has seen the effects of climate change unfold with frightening speed — from drought and famine to heat domes, wildfires and flash flooding — another potential catastrophe has come into view: depleted oxygen levels in oceans and lakes that threaten marine life.
Even with worries of a new COVID-19 surge growing, nobody is trying to “cancel” any holidays. Public health officials, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, have routinely said vaccinated people can have a normal holiday.
“I know it doesn’t feel like it, but inflation is both a feature and a bug of a normalizing economy.”
“What is not going to work, and hasn’t worked, is trying to talk people out of the lived reality of higher prices.”
“When inflation expectations rise, actual inflation tends to follow.”
“The Fed must acknowledge that its monetary policy has been a source of inflation, and that it will need to raise interest rates.”
“The supply chain logjams are the core of the problem right now, and that should work itself out over time.”