Angela Merkel bows out as Germany witnesses end of a political era - BBC News

Angela Merkel bows out as Germany witnesses end of a political era – BBC News

It’s the end of a political era in Germany, as elections take place for a new leader to replace Angela Merkel as Chancellor after 16 years. A whole generation of young Germans have known no other leader. One o f…

White House tries to unify Democrats amid looming threat of government shutdown, debt ceiling cli…

White House tries to unify Democrats amid looming threat of government shutdown, debt ceiling cli…

President Biden is holding meetings with moderate and progressive Democrats to try to reach an agreement on his massive social spending proposals. CBS News Radio White House correspondent Steven Portnoy, The Washington Post’s congressional reporter Marianna Sotomayor, and Politico politics…

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on September 23 | CBSN

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on September 23 | CBSN

FDA authorizes Pfizer’s COVID-19 booster shots for some people, Democrats and Republicans debate over the debt ceiling and divers join search for Gabby Petito’s fiancé Brian Laundrie in Florida. We’re following all of these stories and more on CBSN. #livenews…

Biden meets with key Democrats to try to unify party around his domestic agenda

Biden meets with key Democrats to try to unify party around his domestic agenda

President Biden met with key Democrats on Wednesday as divisions between moderates and progressives threaten to derail his domestic agenda. CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O’Keefe, CBSN political contributor and Associated Press White House reporter Zeke…

Congressional redistricting proposals show how parties hope to gain power in 2022

Congressional redistricting proposals show how parties hope to gain power in 2022

Following the release of updated census data, some states have begun to publish proposals for the redrawing of congressional district boundaries. Washington Post graphics reporter Harry Stevens wrote a program that analyzes the maps to show how Republicans and Democrats…

Local Matters: Early voting underway in Virginia governor’s race

Early voting is already underway in Virginia’s gubernatorial contest. Virginia Public Radio reporter Michael Pope joins CBSN’s “Red & Blue” anchor Elaine Quijano with details on the latest polling and an attempt by Republicans to remove Democratic candidate Terry McAuliffe…

Democrats plan to include debt limit suspension in stopgap funding bill

Democrats plan to include debt limit suspension in stopgap funding bill

Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are working to push through their ongoing budget battle. Senate Democrats are finalizing the final text of their $3.5 trillion spending bill. But as CBS News’ Skyler Henry reports, the Senate Parliamentarian delivered a blow to…

Putin’s party heads for re-election with critics banned and claims of voting fraud - BBC News

Putin’s party heads for re-election with critics banned and claims of voting fraud – BBC News

Votes are being counted in Russia after three days of polling in parliamentary elections. As expected exit polls are predicting a win for President Putin’s United Russia party. Few critics of the Kremlin were allowed to run and there are…

Star gymnasts give chilling testimony on FBI mishandling of Larry Nassar case

Star gymnasts give chilling testimony on FBI mishandling of Larry Nassar case

Simone Biles and three other USA gymnasts gave emotional testimony on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, claiming that the FBI turned a “blind eye” to their reports of sexual abuse against disgraced doctor Larry Nassar. CBS News congressional correspondent Nikole Killion…

Larry Elder tells supporters to be "gracious in defeat" and "we will win the war"

Larry Elder tells supporters to be “gracious in defeat” and “we will win the war”

Larry Elder, the leading GOP candidate in California’s recall election, addressed his supporters after an attempt to remove Governor Gavin Newsom failed Tuesday. He said, “We may have lost the battle, but we are going to win the war.” Watch…