White House aides meet with senators on $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill

More than a dozen senators met with White House aides over the weekend to discuss a new coronavirus relief bill. Lawmakers are split on parts of President Biden's $1.9 trillion package, but one area of agreement is a plan to improve vaccination numbers. CBS News' Naomi Ruchim joined "CBSN AM" with the latest.

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Pope Francis visits Kurdistan region of Iraq

Pope Francis visits Kurdistan region of Iraq

Pope Francis on Sunday visited the northern part of Iraq, including the autonomous Kurdish region. The pontiff is the first Catholic pope to make a trip to Iraqi Kurdistan. Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman, the Kurdistan Regional Government Representative ...

Mayor of Texas border city calls on governor to reconsider federal proposal to fund COVID testing….

Mayor of Texas border city calls on governor to reconsider federal proposal to fund COVID testing….

Texas' Republican Governor Greg Abbott has rejected a proposal from the Biden administration that would reimburse local officials for offering coronavirus testing and shelter to migrants as they await their immigration hearings. Brownsville Mayor ...

The continuing impact of Bloody Sunday on modern politics.

The continuing impact of Bloody Sunday on modern politics.

It's been 56 years since civil rights activists and supporters crossed the Edmund Pettus Bridge, demanding voting rights. They were violently met by Alabama State Troopers. The clash was captured on camera and seen across the country. Today, Presi...

The connection between White evangelical Republicans and QAnon.

The connection between White evangelical Republicans and QAnon.

The QAnon movement is still growing even after its baseless conspiracy theories are proven to be false. One group driving the movement is White evangelical Republicans. A recent study found the faction is more likely than others to believe in fana...

Cuomo aides allegedly altered report on nursing home deaths.

Cuomo aides allegedly altered report on nursing home deaths.

Several of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's top aides reportedly rewrote a state health report on nursing homes to conceal higher death tolls in facilities. According to The New York Times, several of the governor's senior aides altered the report...