Samuel Chamberlain

The Archive

'A root cause': Psaki blames pandemic for smash-and-grab robberies across country

Psaki gave the surprising remark when asked at her daily briefing about large groups that have for months been descending upon San Francisco, Los Angeles and Chicago-area shops.

Harris, Buttigieg play nice as rivalry rumors swirl, VP staff departures

Vice President Kamala Harris and Pete Buttigieg made like all was well as they promoted President Biden's agenda in North Carolina -- while the VP's office continued to unravel.

Biden picks less strict COVID travel rules than feared

President Biden on Thursday announced a COVID-19 “winter plan” that imposes new, but less strict than feared, international travel rules and mandates that health insurance companies pay for at-home COVID-19...

Jan. 6 committee recommends contempt for Trump DOJ official Jeffrey Clark

The House Jan. 6 committee voted on Wednesday to recommend that Trump Justice Department official Jeffrey Clark be held in contempt of Congress after he declined to cooperate with the...

Meadows in contact with Jan. 6 House panel after talk of contempt vote

Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) said in a statement Tuesday that Meadows "has produced records to the committee and will soon appear for an initial deposition.

Dr. Oz announces Pennsylvania Senate run, says he'll 'help us heal'

Dr. Mehmet Oz announced Tuesday that he was running for Pennsylvania’s open US Senate seat, saying that Americans are "angry at our government and at each other" and vowing to "help us heal."

Jan. 6 select committee slated to hold contempt vote for former DOJ official

The select committee tasked with investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol is slated to hold a vote on to pursue criminal contempt charges against Jefferey Clark.

Biden: Omicron variant a 'cause for concern,' not 'panic'

President Biden told Americans Monday that the Omicron variant of COVID-19 was a "cause for concern," not a "cause for panic" and urged Americans to get vaccines and booster shots.

Manchin begs Biden to revive Keystone pipeline after strategic oil tap

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) shrugged at the Biden administration's release of 50 million barrels of oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve on Tuesday.

Biden says conviction of Ahmaud Arbery's killers 'alone is not enough'

President Biden said Wednesday that the conviction of three men for the killing of Ahmaud Arbery "reflect our justice system doing its job," but added "that alone is not enough."