WNBA star Brittney Griner has been freed from a Russian prison

December 8, 2022 - 8:20am EST
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Griner was traded for convicted Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout. The swap did not include retired Marine Paul Whelan who remains imprisoned in Russia, on espionage charges the U.S. says are false.

Jan 30 - 5:09am EST

After months of preparations, House Republicans this week are launching committee hearings investigating Democrats.

Jan 29 - 5:39am EST

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak fired the chairman of his ruling Conservative Party Sunday over a "serious breach" of the ministerial code.

Jan 28 - 5:00am EST

A group of Democrats formed the Dads Caucus in the House, hoping to advocate for key democratic policies such as the expanded child tax credit and paid family leave.

Jan 27 - 5:28pm EST

Julian Khater pleaded guilty to two felony counts of assaulting, resisting or impeding officers with a dangerous weapon in a D.C. court last September.

Jan 27 - 5:13pm EST

The Republican National Committee chair won her bid to lead the GOP for two more years, prevailing in an election that highlighted fierce internal divisions.

Jan 27 - 4:29pm EST

Former President Donald Trump is holding a rally in South Carolina this Saturday, but he may not find the same level of support as before.

Jan 27 - 1:11pm EST

Video released publicly Friday shows the husband of former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi fighting for control of a hammer with his assailant during a brutal attack in the couple's home last year.

Jan 27 - 12:45pm EST

County election supervisors say the new restrictions will create significant election reporting delays and a slew of costs for local election offices, and could disenfranchise large numbers of voters.

Jan 27 - 6:47am EST

Emhoff, the first Jewish spouse of a U.S. president or vice president, is in Poland and Germany to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day and address rising antisemitism around the world.