Over the weekend, The White House released a video with Opal Lee. She’s an activist who helped lead the movement to make Juneteenth a federal holiday. In the video, Lee can be seen celebrating her recent visit to the nation’s capitol. While at the White House, Opal describes the meaning of the holiday. Watch the […]
President Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on Wednesday. They plowed through a list of disputes. This, during their Wednesday summit in Geneva. The discussion included cybersecurity and human rights. Nancy Cordes has the latest from CBS News. Watch the full video below. “CBS Evening News with Norah O’Donnell” delivers the latest news and […]
Juneteenth is in the process of becoming a federal holiday. The holiday has become welcomed amongst African Americans nationwide. Recently, Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) spoke about the holiday. While speaking on the Senate floor, he spoke about George Floyd, a Texan killed in Minnesota. Juneteenth is a holiday representative of the last Texas slaves finding […]
A Georgia woman is dead. Two men were wounded, This after officials say Victor Lee Tucker, Jr. opened fire following a confrontation about face masks. The incident is the latest in many involving guns throughout the USA. The incident resulted in the death of a cashier. Find out more below.
Israel launched air strikes against Hamas targets in Gaza in response to incendiary balloons launched from the coastal enclave. It’s the first fighting since an 11-day conflict last month killed hundreds of people in the Hamas-ruled territory. The military acted in response to incendiary balloons sent across the border, the Israel Defense Forces said in […]
The UK is setting up their safety measures. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke recently. He announced he has pushed back the date at which coronavirus restrictions in England will be removed. The restrictions were due to be dropped on June 21. However, it will now remain in place until July 19 as cases rise […]
Political season is heating up in the U.S. In Senate floor remarks, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) defended former AG Bill Barr. This time from a “witch-hunt in the making” from Democrats. Their outraged over reports the Justice Department issued subpoenas. This would allow them to seize data from Democratic lawmakers and journalists. Watch […]
The United States Secretary of State spoke recently. Secretary Antony Blinken told ABC’s “This Week” that President Joe Biden will talk “directly” with Russia leader Vladimir Putin. Biden will speak “clearly” with Putin, according to Blinken. This as talks between the two nations continue. Find out more in the new video below. Watch the full […]
Taxes have been a topic of conversation for much of the last few years. Opinions have varied from proposed increases on the wealthy to decreases for those below the national poverty line. Sen. John Barrasso (D-WY) spoke during a press conference with other Republicans on Tuesday. There, he spoke out against Biden’s focus on climate […]
A UK police officer plead guilty recently. London Metropolitan Police Officer Wayne Couzens pleaded guilty to charges of kidnapping and rape for the attack on Sarah Everard. Everard was a 33-year-old marketing executive. She was found dead in March, sparking widespread protests. CBSN’s Tom Hanson has more. Watch the full video below.