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Excerpts from President Joe Biden’s inaugural speech

Below are excerpts from President Joe Biden’s inaugural address, following his swearing-in as the nation’s 46th president: We'll press forward with speed and urgency, for...

Here’s what Biden plans to do on his first day as president

WASHINGTON — Joe Biden early Wednesday unveiled the list of executive orders, memos and directives he will make when he assumes the presidency later...

Ohio marching band to play in virtual Biden inauguration parade

A marching band from Springfield will be representing the Buckeye State in Wednesday's inauguration proceedings for President-elect Joe Biden. The Kenton Ridge High School Marching...

A congressman and his aides armed themselves with scissors in the face of a...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Brendan Boyle slipped a pair of scissors into his pocket as rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol. He didn’t tell his staff...

Space Command HQ decision criticized as ‘politically motivated’

The U.S. Air Force has selected Huntsville, Ala., as the permanent headquarters for the U.S. Space Command, passing over the command’s existing base in...

Three Democrats test positive for COVID-19 after sheltering with maskless Republicans during Capitol riot

WASHINGTON — The leader of the Congressional Progressive Caucus said Tuesday that she has tested positive for COVID-19, and blamed Republicans who refused to...

Trump awarding U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Ohio Congressman Jim Jordan is being awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Trump administration has announced. A statement from the White House press office...

U.S. House Democrats say they have enough votes to impeach Trump

WASHINGTON — At least 214 Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives have signed on to a measure to impeach President Donald Trump that...

National Guard sent to D.C. as police defend response to mob takeover at Capitol

WASHINGTON — A day after a violent mob seeking to overturn the election forced its way into the U.S. Capitol, the chief of the...

Congress certifies Biden as president after rioting mob is driven from the Capitol

WASHINGTON — After a day of insurrection and deadly violence at the U.S. Capitol, lawmakers early Thursday certified Electoral College votes declaring Joe Biden...
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