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The US has surpassed 14 million Covid-19 cases and at least 274,648 people have died

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A volunteer at Big Cat Rescue, the Florida animal sanctuary profiled in Netflix's "Tiger King," was attacked by a tiger during a feeding this morning, the sanctuary says

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Dr. Fauci confirms that he will meet virtually with President-elect Biden's transition team this afternoon about the coronavirus pandemic

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The Department of Homeland Security issues a warning that hackers are targeting key actors in the coronavirus vaccine supply chain and points to IBM's findings of malicious activity

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Another 712,000 people in the US filed for unemployment benefits last week on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Labor Department reports, a bit lower than the previous week

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Former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton volunteer to get their eventual Covid-19 vaccines on camera to promote confidence in its safety

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Former French President Valéry Giscard d'Estaing has died of Covid-19. He was 94 years old.

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The US has reported the highest number of new daily Covid-19 deaths since the pandemic began, with more than 2,650 reported so far today

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The Trump administration has announced that it will block imports of cotton, reportedly produced with forced labor, from China's western Xinjiang region

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Rafer Johnson, who ended his famed track and field career with an exciting win in the 1960 Olympic decathlon, has died. He was 86.

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The United States has surpassed 100,000 current Covid-19 hospitalizations, setting a new record high since the pandemic began

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The parents of 628 migrant children separated from their families due to Trump administration policies at the US-Mexico border between 2017 and 2018 have still not been located, according to a court filing

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A United Nations commission has voted to remove cannabis from a list that categorized it as one of the most dangerous drugs — a move that recognizes the plant as having medicinal value

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Ivanka Trump sat for a deposition Tuesday with investigators from the Washington, DC, attorney general's office as part of its lawsuit alleging the misuse of inaugural funds, according to a court filing

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Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler to quarantine following Covid-19 exposure

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The US is temporarily withdrawing some staff from the US Embassy in Baghdad amid concerns of retaliation around the anniversary of the death of a powerful Iranian military commander, sources say

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The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled against the Trump administration's controversial "public charge" rule that critics say has a chilling effect on immigrants who may need to seek medical assistance

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Former astronaut Mark Kelly has been sworn in as a US senator after winning Arizona's special election, a major victory for Democrats who set their sights on flipping the seat

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A new Department of Transportation rule says airlines don't have to treat emotional support animals as service animals and allows carriers to limit service animals to dogs only

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Replying to @CNNPolitics: New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham is the top contender to lead Health and Human Services under Joe Biden, sources say…

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New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham is the top contender to lead Health and Human Services under Joe Biden, sources say. The role is central to the US pandemic response

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