Newsfeed Now: Biden to launch new plan against COVID-19 delta variant; New Orleans residents find dead gator during Ida cleanup

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you’ll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends. (NEXSTAR) –  Today President Joe Biden will lay out new steps intended to … Read more

Aftermath of Hurricane Ida: Biden pledges ‘all the assistance that’s needed’ after Ida

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) —  President Joe Biden on Thursday said his administration was “ready to provide all the assistance that’s needed” in response to a massive wildfire in California and to Hurricane Ida, which knocked out power and wreaked havoc along the Gulf Coast before causing deadly flooding and tornadoes in the Northeast. Storm damage from Hurricane … Read more

America’s longest war is over: Biden speaks after last troops leave Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — After two decades, the United States completed its withdrawal from Afghanistan, ending America’s longest war and closing a sad chapter in military history. It’s likely to be remembered for colossal failures, unfulfilled promises and a frantic final exit that cost the lives of 13 U.S. service members and more than 180 … Read more

12 US military members, multiple Afghans killed in suicide bombings outside Kabul airport

WARNING: The images below contain graphic content. Discretion is advised. KABUL, Afghanistan (NewsNation Now) —  Two suicide bombers and gunmen attacked crowds of Afghans flocking to Kabul’s airport Thursday, transforming a scene of desperation into one of horror in the waning days of a massive airlift that has drawn thousands of people seeking to flee … Read more

Biden to deliver remarks as Taliban says no extensions for US evacuations

KABUL, Afghanistan (NewsNation Now) — A Taliban spokesman said Tuesday the U.S. must complete its evacuation of people from Afghanistan by the Aug. 31 date the Biden administration set for the withdrawal of all American troops. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid says his group will accept “no extensions” to the deadline. He says life is returning to … Read more

Family of 5 Texans arrested over January 6 riot

BORGER, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — Among the latest arrests in the wake of the deadly Capitol riot on January 6 are five members of the same Texas family. While notable suspects have included a Florida pastor-and-son duo, this may be the largest group of relatives to face charges in the attack. A tipster led FBI investigators … Read more

Jan. 6 riot suspect ‘fully constructed’ Capitol Lego model

PITTSBURGH, Pa. (WTAJ) — The FBI seized a fully constructed Lego set of the U.S. Capitol and a notebook with local militia information in it from an alleged January 6 rioter, a court document revealed. Hunt for Capitol attackers still on 6 months after Jan. 6 Robert Morss, of Glenshaw, Pennsylvania was arrested by FBI-Pittsburgh … Read more

President Biden’s dog, Champ, passes away: ‘We love our sweet, good boy and will miss him always’

(NEXSTAR) – President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden announced on Saturday the passing of Champ, one of their German shepherds. The president and first lady described Champ as a “constant, cherished companion during the last 13 years” in a joint statement shared via the White House’s Briefing Room. “Even as Champ’s strength waned … Read more

Biden signs bill making Juneteenth a national holiday

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — President Joe Biden signed a law Thursday which makes Juneteenth, or June 19, a federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery. “This is a day of profound weight and profound power, a day in which we remember the moral stain, the terrible toll that slavery took on the country and continues to … Read more

Charges from US Capitol insurrection roil Proud Boys and Oath Keepers

Former President Donald Trump’s lies about a stolen 2020 election united right-wing supporters, conspiracy theorists and militants on Jan. 6, but the aftermath of the insurrection is roiling two of the most prominent far-right extremist groups at the U.S. Capitol that day. More than three dozen members and associates across both the Proud Boys and the Oath Keepers have been charged with crimes. … Read more