U.S.

Life after adoption
Holding hands.
Briefing

Life after adoption

Jury begins deliberations in Johnny Depp-Amber Heard libel trial
Johnny Depp
you heard it here

Jury begins deliberations in Johnny Depp-Amber Heard libel trial

Trump, Cruz deliver remarks at NRA convention just days after Uvalde shooting
Protesters outside the NRA convention
doubling down

Trump, Cruz deliver remarks at NRA convention just days after Uvalde shooting

10 things you need to know today: May 28, 2022
Protesters outside the NRA convention
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: May 28, 2022

America's metastatic cancer
The Capitol.
Picture of William FalkWilliam Falk

America's metastatic cancer

Understanding America's opioid epidemic
The Statue of Liberty.
Briefing

Understanding America's opioid epidemic

Yankees, Rays share gun violence facts instead of game updates
Miguel Andujar
'bigger than baseball'

Yankees, Rays share gun violence facts instead of game updates

A catalyst for gun control — or firearm ownership?
Police.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

A catalyst for gun control — or firearm ownership?

Texas police struggle to explain delay in stopping Uvalde school shooter
Law enforcement in Uvalde, Texas
Thin blue line

Texas police struggle to explain delay in stopping Uvalde school shooter

Family: Husband of teacher killed in Texas school shooting has died of a heart attack
A memorial to victims of the Robb Elementary School mass shooting.
a compounding tragedy

Family: Husband of teacher killed in Texas school shooting has died of a heart attack

6 modest proposals to prevent gun violence
The White House.
Briefing

6 modest proposals to prevent gun violence

Are you going to get relief from your student loans?
President Biden.
Briefing

Are you going to get relief from your student loans?

Neither side of the gun debate will budge. Now what?
Flags.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Neither side of the gun debate will budge. Now what?

Uvalde gunman was inside school for an hour as parents urged police to act
Uvalde school memorial
'Go in there! Go in there!'

Uvalde gunman was inside school for an hour as parents urged police to act

Josh Duggar sentenced to 12 years in prison on child pornography charges
Josh Duggar
locked up

Josh Duggar sentenced to 12 years in prison on child pornography charges

Who should decide religious doctrine, Twitter or the church?
Nancy Pelosi.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Who should decide religious doctrine, Twitter or the church?

Uvalde victims were all in same 4th-grade classroom
Robb Elementary School.
horrible, horrible, horrible

Uvalde victims were all in same 4th-grade classroom

'Why are we willing to live with this carnage?'
Uvalde, Texas.
Briefing

'Why are we willing to live with this carnage?'

Firearms are now the leading cause of death for U.S. children
Mourners of school shooting in Uvalde, Texas
Body counts

Firearms are now the leading cause of death for U.S. children

Biden asks Congress to stand up to the gun lobby: 'Where in God's name is our backbone?'
President Biden.
'sick and tired'

Biden asks Congress to stand up to the gun lobby: 'Where in God's name is our backbone?'

Sen. Chris Murphy begs colleagues to 'find a path forward' on gun legislation
Sen. Chris Murphy on the Senate floor on Tuesday.
'What are we doing?'

Sen. Chris Murphy begs colleagues to 'find a path forward' on gun legislation

21 dead in shooting at Texas elementary school
A Texas State Police officer at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.
tragedy strikes

21 dead in shooting at Texas elementary school

U.S. births rose in 2021, but remained lower than pre-pandemic levels
Crying baby
oh baby

U.S. births rose in 2021, but remained lower than pre-pandemic levels

Ohio man arrested for allegedly plotting to kill George W. Bush
George W. Bush
foiled!

Ohio man arrested for allegedly plotting to kill George W. Bush

Jake Tapper reportedly taped show at CNN studio after COVID diagnosis
Jake Tapper
the lead

Jake Tapper reportedly taped show at CNN studio after COVID diagnosis

What to watch for in Tuesday's primaries
Republicans.
Briefing

What to watch for in Tuesday's primaries

Pfizer says 3rd dose of its vaccine is effective in kids under 5
Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine
coming soon

Pfizer says 3rd dose of its vaccine is effective in kids under 5

A reckoning is coming for blue-checked progressives
A donkey.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

A reckoning is coming for blue-checked progressives

Florida health officials investigating 'presumptive' monkeypox case
A photo illustration of a global map and the word "monkeypox."
be aware

Florida health officials investigating 'presumptive' monkeypox case

The doctrine of stare decisis
The Supreme Court.
Briefing

The doctrine of stare decisis

Tornado tears through Gaylord, Michigan
Damaged home in Gaylord, Michigan
staying strong

Tornado tears through Gaylord, Michigan

Who's disinforming whom? Why the DHS board failed
Hunter Biden, Trump, and Putin.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Who's disinforming whom? Why the DHS board failed

Wells Fargo under fire after reportedly staging job interviews for 'diverse' candidates
Wells Fargo
not a good look

Wells Fargo under fire after reportedly staging job interviews for 'diverse' candidates

Oklahoma Legislature passes bill prohibiting abortion after fertilization
Pro-choice and anti-abortion activists at a protest.
abortion in america

Oklahoma Legislature passes bill prohibiting abortion after fertilization

Senate passes $40 billion Ukraine aid package
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer
'help is on the way'

Senate passes $40 billion Ukraine aid package