Biden administration faces challenges in Afghanistan: The Biden administration is facing criticism over its handling of the situation in Afghanistan, where the Taliban has taken control of the country following the withdrawal of U.S. troops. The administration is now focused on evacuating Americans and Afghan allies from the country.

Texas enacts restrictive abortion law: Texas has enacted a new law that effectively bans most abortions in the state. The law prohibits abortions after six weeks of pregnancy and allows private citizens to sue anyone who helps someone obtain an abortion. The law has sparked outrage and legal challenges.

Infrastructure bill passes in the Senate: The Senate has passed a $1 trillion infrastructure bill that includes funding for roads, bridges, public transit, and broadband internet. The bill now goes to the House of Representatives, where it faces some opposition from progressive Democrats who want to see more funding for social programs.

House committee investigates January 6th attack on the Capitol: The House select committee investigating the January 6th attack on the Capitol is continuing to hold hearings and gather evidence. The committee is focused on understanding what led to the attack and who was responsible.

New York governor faces impeachment inquiry: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is facing an impeachment inquiry following a report that found he sexually harassed 11 women. Cuomo denies the allegations but has faced calls to resign from Democrats and Republicans.