Thursday's top stories


First look: Senators propose bill to ban corporate PACs

Jon Ossoff and Mark Kelly are seen in side-by-side photos.
Sens. Jon Ossoff and Mark Kelly. Photos: Chip Somodevilla (left), Courtney Pedroza/Getty Images
Ashley Gold
Jan 20, 2022 - Technology

Exclusive: YouTube shuts down two Oath Keepers channels

Oath Keepers leader Stewart Rhodes pictured with glasses and an eye patch
Stewart Rhodes, founder of Oath Keepers. Photo: Aaron C. Davis/The Washington Post via Getty Images

FAA clears more planes after 5G fears

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Photo: David McNew/Getty Images
Zachary Basu
Updated Jan 20, 2022 - World

Biden cleans up comments about Russia invading Ukraine

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Photo: Doug Mills-Pool/Getty Images
Tina Reed
Jan 20, 2022 - Health

Study finds bias against Black patients written into medical charts

Illustration of a computer with a flatlining EKG on the screen
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios
Axios
Jan 20, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Jan. 6 panel asks Ivanka Trump to cooperate with investigation

U.S. President Donald Trump and daughter Ivanka Trump walk to Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on January 4, 2020 in Washington, DC.
Former President Trump and daughter Ivanka Trump walk to Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on Jan. 4, 2020. Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

Jared Kushner wants to Trump-proof his private equity future

GIF of Jared Kushner putting on sunglasses.
Illustration: Rebecca Zisser/Axios
Caitlin Owens
Jan 20, 2022 - Health

The drugs pushing prescription prices down for Medicare patients

Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios

Electric vehicle "tsunami" expected as new models hit market

Illustration of a pattern of cars in varying green colors
Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios
Jeff Tracy
Jan 20, 2022 - Sports

Robot umpires inch closer to calling MLB games

Illustration of a robot wearing an umpire's outfit.

FBI conducts "court-authorized" search of Rep. Henry Cuellar's home

Picture of Henry Cuellar
Rep. Henry Cuellar. Photo: Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images

Big Tech lobbies hard against looming antitrust bill

Illustration of a pointing finger cursor pointing at the Capitol dome
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

Biden stock market gets Trumped

First look: Biden's Year One turnover

Inflation threatens Latinos' buying power

First look: Frontline Dems seek cover with bipartisan police bill

Rep. Josh Gottheimer, D-N.J.
Rep. Josh Gottheimer. Photo: Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call via Getty Images
Bob Herman
Jan 20, 2022 - Health

When you're charged a copay you shouldn't owe

A man wearing glasses and a coat stands in front of a house.
Peter Sacco fought with his health plan to clear a copay he should have never been charged. Photo: Peter Sacco

Omicron pushes COVID deaths toward 2,000 per day

Axios
Jan 20, 2022 - Politics & Policy

CIA finds Havana syndrome unlikely caused by foreign campaign

 CIA Director William Burns testifies during a Senate hearing on Capitol Hill last April.
CIA Director William Burns testifies during a Senate hearing on Capitol Hill last April. Photo: Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images

Jan. 6 panel subpoenas 2 far-right "America First" activists

The House panel investigating the Capitol riot, from left; Reps. Bennie Thompson, Liz Cheney, Adam Kinzinger and Jamie Raskin, on Capitol Hill in December.
The House panel investigating the Capitol riot, from left: Reps. Bennie Thompson, Liz Cheney, Adam Kinzinger and Jamie Raskin, on Capitol Hill in December. Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

Democrats fail to change Senate rules to pass voting rights bill

Senate Majority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks to members of the press after a Senate Democratic Caucus meeting on January 18.
Senate Majority Leader during a news conference in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday. Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images
Ivana Saric
Updated Jan 20, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Supreme Court rejects Trump's attempt to shield documents from Jan. 6 committee

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Ivana Saric
Updated Jan 20, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Biden says Russia likely to invade Ukraine

Senate Democrats join Biden to pivot Build Back Better strategy

Illustration of a construction sign that reads “Work Ahead” with a symbol of the Capitol.
Illustration: Shoshana Gordon/Axios

Biden’s sense of reality is undercutting his own power

President Biden is seen checking his watch as his news conference went into overtime on Wednesday.
President Biden checked his watch as his news conference went into overtime on Wednesday. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Scoop: White House eyes vaccine mandate for migrants

A migrant receives a vaccine dose in Mexico before continuing their journey to the U.S. border
A migrant receives a COVID-19 vaccination in Mexico before continuing to the U.S. border. Photo: Luis Barron/Eyepix Group/Future Publishing via Getty Images