Washington Roundup: Pressure On Pelosi To Bring Impeachment Vote
Last week's whistleblower complaint has reignited the push by some House Democrats to try to impeach President Trump.
Once a week, David Hawkings, editor-in-chief of The Fulcrum, walks us through the biggest stories out of Washington, D.C. Top of mind right now: A whistleblower complaint has renewed some calls to try to impeach President Trump. So far, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi isn't budging.
Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Switches To Independent
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema said she was “declaring my independence from the broken partisan system in Washington.”By Scott Applewhite / AP
House Passes Defense Bill Scrapping COVID Vaccine Mandate
The bill provides nearly $858 billion for national defense in addition to taking away a COVID vaccine mandate for U.S. military members.By Ted S. Warren / AP
Brittney Griner Back Home In U.S. After Russian Prisoner Swap
Griner was seen getting off a plane that landed Friday morning at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas.By Eric Gay / AP
Croatia Beats Brazil On Penalties In World Cup Quarterfinals
Croatia will next face either Argentina or the Netherlands.By Martin Meissner / AP
In Emotional Goodbye To 'Daily Show,' Trevor Noah Thanks Black Women
In his final episode as host of "The Daily Show," Noah thanked the women who raised him and the Black women in America who he says educated him.By Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP
Mauna Loa Lava No Longer Imminent Threat To Hawaii Highway
Mauna Loa was still erupting Thursday morning, but the lava that was feeding the flow heading toward the crucial road has been cut off.By Gregory Bull / AP