DOJ Looking into NC Sen. Burr’s Stock Trades Before Coronavirus Outbreak

The probe is being coordinated with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the FBI has also contacted Burr.

‘Unprecedented’: N.C. Sheriff Suspends New Pistol Permits Due to ‘250 Percent Increase in Demand’

Sheriff Gerald Baker said Tuesday that he was suspending applications for pistols and concealed carry firearms until April 30.

‘At Last We Have a Deal’: Senate and White House Agree on $2 Trillion Stimulus Plan

Senate leaders and the Trump administration reached a deal on a $2 trillion stimulus package to blunt the economic impact

Kudlow Projects Coronavirus Aid Package to Reach ‘Roughly’ $6 Trillion

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Tuesday projected that the total economic stimulus to be enacted by the federal

‘Taking Hostages’: Sasse Slams Pelosi for Adding ‘Liberal Wish List’ to Emergency Coronavirus Bill

Senator Ben Sasse took aim at Speaker Nancy Pelosi for hijacking Senate negotiations over an economic relief package of policies

Dem. Senator Breaks with Party on Coronavirus Stimulus, ‘Embarrassed’ by Partisan Negotiations

Senator Doug Jones on Monday afternoon broke with fellow Democrats to vote in favor of a fast-tracking an economic stimulus

Hawley Criticizes GOP’s Coronavirus Cash Payment Plan: ‘Lower-Income Families Shouldn’t Be Penalized’

Senator Josh Hawley spoke out against the Senate GOP’s plan for direct payments to Americans as part of its phase-three

New York Stock Exchange Will Temporarily Close Trading Floors after Two Positive Coronavirus Tests

The New York Stock Exchange announced Wednesday that it will close its trading floors temporarily and move to electronic trading

NYC Mayor Shutters All Bars, Restaurants and Closes Nation’s Largest Public-School District

Mayor Bill de Blasio was initially reluctant to shutter schools, but faced mounting pressure from teachers and parents to go

Stock Market Recovers as Trump Press Conference Soothes Nerves after Volatile Week

The stock market surged on Friday to recover most of its dramatic losses from Thursday as President Trump announced he

Chinese Businessman Jack Ma to Donate 500,000 Coronavirus Test Kits, Other Medical Supplies to U.S.

“We hope that our donation can help Americans fight against the pandemic!” said Asia’s richest man in a statement.

Federal Reserve to Inject $1.5 Trillion into Markets to Offset Economic Impact of Coronavirus

The Federal Reserve on Thursday announced it would inject $1.5 trillion into short-term markets to offset the economic impact of

White House Considers Providing Federal Aid to Oil Companies in Face of Financial Crisis

Trump said that the administration would be helping seriously affected parts of the economy, and was meeting with Republicans Tuesday

Michael Avenatti Found Guilty on All Counts in Nike Extortion Trial

Attorney Michael Avenatti was found guilty on all counts in his Nike extortion trial on Friday and faces a sentence

House Democrats Release $760 Billion Green Infrastructure Plan

House Democrats on Wednesday released a $760 billion plan to rebuild the nation’s infrastructure while helping address climate change.

Bernie Cites Biden’s NAFTA Support as Evidence He Prioritizes Corporations Over Workers

Sen. Bernie Sanders took a shot Joe Biden during Tuesday night’s Democratic debate over his support for trade agreements which

U.S. Drops Designation of China as Currency Manipulator ahead of Trade Agreement

The Trump administration is dropping its designation of China as a currency manipulator ahead of the expected signing of a