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House Republicans Are Threatening To Not Show Up For Jim Jordan Vote And Make Hakeem Jeffries Speaker

In response to Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) potentially forcing a speaker vote on the House floor, anti-Jordan votes threatened to not show up and let Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) win the election.

CNN Reporter Corrects Kevin McCarthy's Attempt to Blame Democrats for GOP Dysfunction

CNN reporter Manu Raju didn't allow Rep. Kevin McCarthy to blame Democrats for Republican dysfunction. In fact, Raju corrected McCarthy, telling him, "That you guys can’t govern."

Hakeem Jeffries Just Destroyed Jim Jordan

House Democratic Leader Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) called out Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) for being the Republican speaker nominee without ever having passed a bill in Congress.

As Trump Tries To Avoid Prison, Biden Is Organizing Wisconsin And Arizona

Donald Trump is busy trying to stay out of jail, while President Biden's presidential campaign is organizing Wisconsin and Arizona.

Gaza’s spiraling humanitarian crisis, explained

Israel’s evacuation order is creating chaos in Gaza. A ground invasion will be worse.

How does Iran fit into the war between Israel and Hamas?

Iran likely won’t launch direct attacks against Israel, but the possibility of a regional conflagration is real.

7 big questions about the Israel-Hamas war, answered

What will "full" war between Israel and Hamas mean? And 6 other questions about the conflict.

Opinion | Without a speaker, the people's House remains silent

Without a speaker, what's meant to be the most representative part of government is paralyzed.

Opinion | The U.S. Should Think Twice About Israel’s Plans for Gaza

Invading and depopulating Gaza would be inhumane and a potential violation of international law. The United States must do what it can to halt such actions.

US sending second carrier strike group, fighter jets to region as Israel prepares to expand Gaza operations | CNN

The Pentagon has ordered a second carrier strike group to the eastern Mediterranean Sea and is sending Air Force fighter jets to the region as Israel prepares to expand its Gaza operations, US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said in a statement Saturday.

The last remaining exit for Gazans is through Egypt. Here's why Cairo is reluctant to open it | CNN

Egypt is facing mounting pressure to act as neighboring Gaza gets pummeled by Israeli strikes after last weekend’s brutal assault by Hamas.

Middle East on "verge of the abyss,' UN warns as Gaza suffers and Israel prepares for offensive | CNN

Conditions in Gaza have deteriorated dangerously, experts say, with serious shortages of clean water and food as tens of thousands of Palestinians attempt to flee crippling airstrikes and an Israeli ground offensive.

Israel says it has killed a top Hamas commander

"We did not ask for this war, but we will win it," an IDF spokesperson said.

Jake Sullivan: ‘Critical’ that Israel allow safe places for civilians in Gaza to go

“They deserve safety and security," Biden's national security adviser said.

Israeli military warns Hezbollah: 'Watch very closely what is happening to Hamas'

An Israeli military spokesperson said Sunday it is preparing for a multi-front war with Lebanon as preparations for a ground invasion into the Gaza Strip ramp up.

US 'dedicated' to helping Americans escape Gaza amid Israel-Hamas war: Sullivan

The United States is pushing for Americans to get out of Gaza through Egypt amid the escalating Israel-Hamas war, Jake Sullivan said

Americans favor continued support for Israel but still sour on Biden's performance overall: POLL

A poll shows Americans favor continued support for Israel but are still sour toward Biden’s performance overall

Sullivan says administration never took its ‘eye off the ball’ on threats to Israel before Hamas attack

National security adviser Jake Sullivan said Sunday that the Biden administration had not taken its “eye off the ball” in regards to threats against Israel, defending remarks he made be…

Graham warns Iran if it escalates war in Israel, ‘We’re coming for you’

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) warned Iran against escalating the conflict in Israel after Hamas launched an unprecedented, deadly attack on the nation more than a week ago. “I just got off the…

Israeli forces kill key Hamas commander involved in Kibbutz attack, spokesperson says

A spokesperson for the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) confirmed Sunday it killed a key Hamas commander who was involved with last week’s massacre in Nirim Kibbutz in southern Israel. “The …

Biden Losing the Balance of Power: Saudi Arabia Reportedly Shifting Toward Iran

The Biden administration is weak when it comes to global security -- and at least one nation is willing to trust Tehran over DC.

Biden's Strong Israel Response Has Republicans Reeling

Republicans thought that they would politically benefit from the Hamas attack on Israel, but on Sunday, Nikki Haley showed that Biden's response left the GOP with nothing.

Water Has Run Out At U.N. Shelters In Gaza As Medics Fear For Patients

Israel cut off the flow of water, medicine, food and electricity to Gaza, leaving Palestinians to ration dwindling supplies and drink dirty or brackish water.

Opinion | Why Israel’s Gaza evacuation order is so alarming

The order raises at least three concerns under international humanitarian law.

Graham to Iran: ‘If you escalate the war, we’re coming for you’

“If Hezbollah, which is a proxy of Iran, launches a massive attack on Israel, I would consider that a threat to the State of Israel," Sen. Lindsey Graham said.

Water runs out at UN shelters in Gaza

Water has run out at U.N. shelters across Gaza

Sullivan blames ‘fog of war’ over Israel’s targeting of basic infrastructure in Gaza

National Security advisor Jake Sullivan on Sunday dodged a question about whether Israel’s targeting of basic infrastructure such as food, water and electricity in Gaza could be defined as a …

‘Israel Is Not Russia’: Jake Tapper Confronts Biden Admin Adviser Over Civilian Deaths In Gaza, Ukraine

CNN's Jake Tapper confronted National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan over civilian deaths in Gaza and Ukraine on a Sunday segment of "State of the Union."

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