Latest Joe Biden News

Recorded 911 calls underscore the real time terror of the deadly Las Vegas university shooting

Dec. 08, 2023 17:19 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Fire alarms blared in the background of 911 calls that police released Friday, amplifying the terrified voices of students and faculty at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas as they hid inside locked offices and under desks while a gunman fired shots outside, killing three...

Biden is launching a Hollywood fundraising blitz to tap into star power with strikes over

Dec. 08, 2023 15:22 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Here's a Hollywood ending that President Joe Biden wants to bring to life: an incumbent facing tough polling numbers and questions about his advanced age overcomes a brash opponent to win a second term at the White House. With strikes by writers and actors now...

Hunter Biden is indicted on 9 tax charges, adding to gun charges in a special counsel investigation

Dec. 08, 2023 14:17 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hunter Biden was indicted on nine tax charges in California as a special counsel investigation into the business dealings of President Joe Biden's son intensifies against the backdrop of the 2024 election. The new charges filed Thursday — three felonies and six...

Biden heads to Las Vegas to showcase $8.2B for 10 major rail projects around the country

Dec. 08, 2023 05:03 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is heading to Las Vegas to showcase $8.2 billion in funding for 10 major passenger rail projects across the country, including to spur work on high-speed, electric train routes that could one day link Nevada and California, as well as Los Angeles and San...

Trump's vow to only be a dictator on 'day one' follows growing worry over his authoritarian rhetoric

Dec. 07, 2023 20:02 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — As Donald Trump faces growing scrutiny over his increasingly authoritarian and violent rhetoric, Fox News host Sean Hannity gave his longtime friend a chance to assure the American people that he wouldn't abuse power or seek retribution if he wins a second term. ...

US touts new era of collaboration with Native American tribes to manage public lands and water

Dec. 07, 2023 14:52 PM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The U.S. government is entering a new era of collaboration with Native American and Alaska Native leaders in managing public lands and other resources, with top federal officials saying that incorporating more Indigenous knowledge into decision-making can help spur...

The White House is threatening the patents of high-priced drugs developed with taxpayer dollars

Dec. 07, 2023 15:36 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration is putting pharmaceutical companies on notice, warning them that if the price of certain drugs is too high, the government might cancel their patent protection and allow rivals to make their own versions. Under a plan announced Thursday,...

Israel and US are at odds over conflicting visions for postwar Gaza

Dec. 07, 2023 14:56 PM EST

JERUSALEM (AP) — The United States has offered strong support to Israel in its war against the Hamas militant group that rules the Gaza Strip. But the allies are increasingly at odds over what will happen to Gaza once the war winds down. Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin...

The GOP debate field was asked about Trump. But most of the stage's attacks focused on Nikki Haley

Dec. 07, 2023 07:47 AM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Four Republican presidential candidates were given several opportunities Wednesday to criticize former President Donald Trump, who was absent from the debate again. But they mostly targeted each other, with former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley taking the brunt of...

Editorial Roundup: New York

Dec. 07, 2023 07:22 AM EST

Jamestown Post-Journal. December 6, 2023. Editorial: Use Additional Talks To Improve Relations Between State, Senecas The state and Seneca Nation have kicked the can a little further down the road with a short-term extension of the gaming compact between the nation...