Rep. McCarthy scrambles for votes to become speaker of the House

Amanda Renteria, ABC News contributor and national political director for Hillary Clinton's 2016 campaign, and Ramesh Ponnuru, editor of the National Review, discuss the vote for House speaker.

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Latest jobs report shows better than expected numbers.

Latest jobs report shows better than expected numbers.

The U.S. economy added 517,000 jobs last month while the unemployment rate dropped to 3.4%.

Biden comments on better-than-expected jobs report

Biden comments on better-than-expected jobs report

The president touted the latest numbers as “the strongest job growth in history.”

Chinese reconnaissance balloon spotted over the US: Officials.

Chinese reconnaissance balloon spotted over the US: Officials.

A massive spy balloon believed to be from China was seen above Montana on Thursday and is being tracked as it flies across the continental United States.

At least 19 states under alert as brutal temperatures grip Northeast.

At least 19 states under alert as brutal temperatures grip Northeast.

The wind chill across New England could reach minus 40 to 60 degrees by Saturday morning.

Search for gunman who killed New Jersey councilwoman.

Search for gunman who killed New Jersey councilwoman.

Eunice Dwumfour was shot and killed in what police say may have been a targeted attack.