The U.S. is ‘certainly’ still in a Covid-19 pandemic, Dr. Fauci says

Dr. Anthony Fauci, White House chief medical advisor, speaks during a briefing on COVID-19 at the White House on November 22, 2022 in Washington, DC. Win Mcnamee | Getty Images The nation’s top infectious disease expert, Dr. Anthony Fauci, said the U.S. is “certainly” still in the middle of a Covid-19 pandemic and he is … Read more

Trump snubs Twitter after Musk announces reactivation of his account

Former U.S. President Donald Trump announces that he will once again run for U.S. president in the 2024 U.S. presidential election during an event at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida, November 15, 2022. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters Donald Trump on Saturday said he had no interest in returning to Twitter even as a … Read more

Elon Musk says he will reinstate Twitter account of former President Donald Trump after online poll

New Twitter owner and CEO Elon Musk announced that he will reinstate the Twitter account of former President Donald Trump on Saturday. Musk ran a straw poll on the social media platform starting late Friday asking his followers to vote on whether to reinstate former U.S. President Donald Trump’s account on the platform. The poll … Read more

GOP operative convicted of funneling Russian donation to Trump’s 2016 campaign

In this Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, file photo, Jesse Benton arrives for his sentencing hearing at the federal courthouse in Des Moines, Iowa. David Pitt | AP WASHINGTON — A Republican political operative and former campaign aide was convicted in federal court this week of funneling $25,000 from a Russian businessman to Donald Trump’s 2016 … Read more

GOP megadonor Mercers distance themselves from Trump for 2024 campaign

Robert Mercer and Rebekah Mercer attend the 2017 TIME 100 Gala at Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 25, 2017 in New York City. Patrick McMullan | Getty Images GOP megadonors Robert and Rebekah Mercer have no current plans to help former President Donald Trump’s 2024 campaign for the White House, according to people familiar … Read more

Donald Trump announces 2024 presidential run, promises to defeat ‘radical left Democrats’

Former US president Donald Trump has announced that he will run for the US president in 2024 to make America “great and glorious” again, vowing to fight like no one to defeat the “radical left Democrats” that are trying to destroy the country from within. Trump, seeking a potential rematch with Democratic President Joe Biden, … Read more

Supreme Court allows Jan. 6 subpoena for Arizona GOP chief Kelli Ward

Arizona Chairwoman Kelli Ward speaks during the Rally To Protect Our Elections conference on July 24, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. Brandon Bell | Getty Images The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a request by Arizona Republican Party Chairwoman Kelli Ward to block her phone records from being subpoenaed by the select House committee investigating the … Read more

Here are the states where recounts are likely

A Gwinnett county worker raises a piece of paper saying that they have a question as they begin their recount of the ballots on November 13, 2020 in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Megan Varner | Getty Images Follow CNBC’s live blog covering Tuesday’s midterm elections here. The balance of power in the narrowly controlled Congress may not … Read more

Oz, Walker, Masters trail Fetterman, Warnock, Kelly

The elections that will likely determine control of the Senate appear tight in the final days before the November midterm elections, according to a New York Times and Siena College poll of four key races released Monday. The survey shows Democrats hold slim leads over their Republican opponents in Senate races in Arizona, Pennsylvania and … Read more

Elon Musk, new owner of Twitter, tweets unfounded conspiracy theory about Paul Pelosi attack

SpaceX Chief Engineer Elon Musk gestures during a joint news conference with T-Mobile CEO Mike Sievert (not pictured) at the SpaceX Starbase, in Brownsville, Texas, August 25, 2022. Adrees Latif | Reuters Elon Musk, the new owner of Twitter, tweeted out an unfounded conspiracy theory Sunday morning about the attack on the husband of House … Read more