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White House sinkhole 'does not pose a risk,' National Park Service says

Let this sink in: The President is safe from the White House sinkhole.The area on the North Lawn, which became...

Week in Review: Summits! Spies! Statecraft!

This week in Trumpworld was more focused on the things that didn't happen -- as opposed to ones that did.The h...

Publix suspends political contributions following criticism for supporting pro-NRA candidate

Publix has suspended its political contributions as it reevaluates its giving processes, the national grocery chain s...

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher loses endorsement for saying it's OK to not sell homes to gay people

Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher of California is facing criticism and has lost an endorsement from a Realtors group ...

Trump administration has briefed Congress on tentative deal with China's ZTE

The Commerce Department informed lawmakers on Friday of the outlines of a tentative deal that could save sanctioned t...

Former commander of USS McCain pleads guilty following deadly collision

The former commanding officer of the USS John S McCain pleaded guilty to a charge of negligent dereliction of duty re...

Border Patrol union chief slams National Guard deployment as 'colossal waste'

The leader of the union that represents Border Patrol agents slammed the deployment of National Guard troops to the b...

Report: Virginia congressman ordered staff to do personal chores

A Virginia congressman and his wife used staffers in his office to carry out personal chores, ...

Missouri House committee subpoenas embattled governor to testify

A Missouri House committee investigating embattled Gov. Eric Greitens has issued a subpoena for the governor to testi...

How Congress plans to spend its summer

Congress left town Thursday for a weeklong Memorial Day recess, but when lawmakers return the first week of June they...

Montana Democrats call for ethics probe of Rep. Greg Gianforte

The Montana Democratic Party filed complaints with two congressional ethics watchdogs Thursday regarding Republican R...

Paul Manafort's trial in Virginia pushed back to July 24

The federal judge in Paul Manafort's trial in Virginia has rescheduled the former Trump campaign chairman's trial, pu...

Elliott Broidy accuses former intelligence officials of helping Qatar hack his emails

On Thursday, Republican lobbyist and Trump fundraiser Elliott Broidy accused an international security consulting fir...

This week in politics, GIF'd

It has been a week, y'all. And what a week it has been.From Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's first ma...

NYT: Federal prisons director resigns amid Kushner, Sessions infighting on prison reform

The director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons resigned last week because of an "ideological turf war" between Attorne...

Russian oligarch met with Michael Cohen at Trump Tower during transition

A Russian oligarch who was questioned by special counsel Robert Mueller and recently sanctioned by the US visited Pre...

Trump says he's 'not familiar' with Weinstein case

President Donald Trump said he is "not familiar" with the Harvey Weinstein case when asked for his reaction to the fo...

Don't miss what Donald Trump is doing with his 'spy' allegations

Over the last 72 hours, the President of the United States has leaned into a conspiracy theory that goes like this: D...

Sally Yates: Trump's DOJ pressure is 'a step beyond dangerous'

Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates is alarmed by President Donald Trump's...

Trump heralds US military in Naval Academy commencement address

President Donald Trump heralded more than 1,000 newly-commissioned US Navy and Marine Corps officers on Friday for be...

Trump says North Korea summit talks continue: 'Could even be the 12th'

President Donald Trump told reporters Friday he remains open to holding a summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un on Ju...

Donald Trump breaks another (bad) record

Donald Trump is setting records again.More than one in three people -- 37% -- ...

She's fighting to change the debate around abortion

It took years for Kassi Underwood to truly understand how her decision to have an abortion would alter the course of ...

GOP House candidate in Illinois is a 9/11 truther, said Beyonce had ties to the Illuminati

The Republican nominee for a US House seat in Illinois has said the September 11 terrorist attacks were an inside job...

Trump fast-tracks appeals judges, but lags on lower courts

The Trump administration has strategically focused on the appointment of judges to the crucial appeals-court rung of ...

White House: North Korea 'stood us up'

Beyond the insults and brinksmanship that contributed to the ...

Trump's canceled North Korea summit: Art of the deal or no deal?

After President Donald Trump canceled ...

Trump administration nominates immigration hard-liner for migration post at State Department

The Trump administration has tapped immigration hard-liner Ronald Mortensen to be the assistant secretary of state fo...

Recent special elections suggest Democrats may not ride a wave in November

Democrats have taken a tumble on the generic congressional ballot over the last few months. Their advantage in an ave...

Progressives seethe over DNC chair Perez's decision to back Cuomo in NY primary fight

In an unexpected turn that rankled the party's left flank, Democratic National Committee chairman Tom Perez on Thursd...

Roger Stone's finances examined by special counsel

Special counsel Robert Mueller's team has been probing Roger Stone's finances as it summons a series of witnesses to ...

Fresh off royal sermon, bishop warns 'somebody woke up Jim Crow'

Less than a week after his star-making sermon at the British royal wedding, Episcopal Presiding Bishop Michael Curry ...

Trump's campaign has run 4,400 ads on Facebook so far this month

President Donald Trump's campaign team has run more than 4,000 ads on the President's personal Facebook page since Ma...

WSJ: Roger Stone tried to get information on Clinton from Assange

Roger Stone, a longtime associate of President Donald Trump's, tried to get information related to Hillary Clinton fr...

Rudy Giuliani's totally irrational quid pro quo

Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani has started saying something interesting -- and totally irrational -- in interviews this w...

Republican leaders hold off coup on immigration -- for now

Republican leaders have held off a coup from moderate lawmakers on immigration -- for now.As Congress departed...

Assange's refuge in Ecuadorian embassy 'in jeopardy'

Julian Assange's nearly six-year refuge at the Ecuadorian embassy in London is in danger, opening the WikiLeaks found...

Judge doesn't believe Mueller's office has been leaking

US District Judge Emmet Sullivan, who will oversee the sentencing of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, ...

Is Joe Biden running for president? Because he sure sounded like it

Former Vice President Joe Biden didn't have to say a word.His place on the roster of speakers at the New York ...

Mueller hopes to deny media attempts to unseal documents in Russia probe

The Special Counsel's Office is hoping to deny an attempt by several media organizations, including CNN, to unseal do...

Senate passes long-stalled bill to address sexual harassment on Capitol Hill

The Senate has passed its long-stalled legislation ...

Melania Trump tweets praise for Medal of Honor recipient

First lady Melania Trump tweeted her appreciation for a Navy SEAL awarded the Medal of Honor on Thursday, her first t...

Trump's legal team discussed January interview with Mueller

President Donald Trump's lawyers and special counsel Robert Mueller discussed a potential January 27, 2018, interview...

Justice Department announces seizure of domain behind Russian-backed botnet

The Justice Department announced Wednesday that it had seized an internet domain that's at the center of a Kremlin-ba...

Newly passed House bill would OK the President's military parade

The House of Representatives voted Thursday to reauthorize funds for the military Thursday -- a massive bill that gre...

From grin to grim: Inside the Trump-Kim summit collapse

The sun was setting, dinner was waiting and ...

Virginia congressman has second thoughts about retirement, will run for re-election

Republican Rep. Tom Garrett, who represents the Charlottesville, Virginia, area, is planning to run for re-election a...

Trump presents the Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL

President Donald Trump on Thursday presented the Medal of Honor to Master Chief Special Warfare Operator Britt Slabin...

Pompeo raises possibility of new North Korea sanctions

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested on Thursday new sanctions could be in the works for North Korea, even as he ...

'Swatting' suspect charged with bomb threats to FCC, FBI

A man previously charged over a police call that precipitated a deadly shooting has been charged with making a bomb t...

Nancy Pelosi has no good answer on impeaching Donald Trump

On Wednesday night, CNN's Chris Cuomo asked House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi a (seemingly) simple question:W...

Trump pardons heavyweight boxer Jack Johnson posthumously

President Donald Trump on Thursday granted a posthumous pardon to boxer ...

Ivanka Trump serves up support for Serena Williams

Ivanka Trump is serving up her support for Serena Williams, calling on the Women's Tennis Association to change a rul...

Immigration talks in Congress hinge on DACA citizenship

Talks between Republicans across the political spectrum trying to reach a potential immigration deal that would unite...

Who has signed the DACA discharge petition

Here are the lawmakers that have signed ...

The 14 most -\_(-)_/- lines from Donald Trump's 'Fox & Friends' interview

President Donald Trump sat down with "Fox & Friends" co-host Brian Kilmeade in Long Island on Wednesday afternoon, an...

Lawmakers to airlines: Take action on sexual harassment of flight attendants

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is calling on the leaders of 30 airlines to take action on sexual harassment and assa...

GOP senators praise Trump for his decision to cancel North Korea summit

Republican senators praised President Donald Trump for his decision Thursday to cancel a summit in Singapore with Nor...

The collapse of the North Korea summit may have cost Trump his best issue

President Donald Trump has pulled out of a summit with North Korea next month, and Americans are likely not going to ...

Former US Ambassador to Russia: Putin 'absolutely' wanted Trump to win

A former US ambassador to Russia said Russian President Vladimir Putin "absolutely" wanted Donald Trump to win the 20...

Dana Rohrabacher rival takes on his ties to Russia with help from Seinfeld star

While the investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russia and Russia's meddling in US elections has topped the...

Clapper suggests 'parallelism' in actions of Russia, Trump campaign

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper suggested there was a "parallelism" between the Russia and the...

Paul Ryan says America needs Catholicism weeks after failed chaplain ousting

House Speaker Paul Ryan made the case Thursday for Catholicism as a faith that can help solve the country's problems....

Senate panel advances judicial nominees who drew controversy for Brown v. Board answers

Two controversial judicial nominees, who declined to say during their confirmation hearings whether the landmark Supr...

Stormy Daniels' attorney asks for case against President Trump to move forward

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer representing Stormy Daniels, filed new paperwork in federal court on Thursday asking a j...

Trump: NFL players who don't stand during National Anthem maybe 'shouldn't be in the country'

President Donald Trump praised NFL team owners for doing the "right thing" in requiring NFL ...

Trump walks away from more deals than he makes

If there's a single message of President Donald Trump's foreign policy, it's that Trump can do better than previous p...

Trump cancels Singapore summit in letter to Kim Jong Un

President Donald Trump will not ...

READ: President Donald Trump's letter to Kim Jong Un canceling the summit

His ExcellencyKim Jong UnChairman of the State Affairs Commissionof the Democratic People's Republi...

Rosenstein deputy named US attorney in Virginia

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has tapped Justice Department official Zachary Terwilliger to serve as US attorney for...

Trump calls for sweeping changes to US immigration legal process

President Donald Trump suggested in an interview that sweeping changes to what he described as a "corrupt" immigratio...

Trump administration will brief Republicans and bipartisan group on FBI source in separate, back-to-back meetings

The Trump administration will now brief a bipartisan group of lawmakers in addition to two key House Republicans on a...

#TBT: The real reason you have Monday off

Here's your obligatory reminder that Memorial Day is not about summer, vacations, grilling or an extra day off work....

Trump signals shift in administration policy on North Korea denuclearization

President Donald Trump is signaling an openness to a "phase-in" to potential denuclearization of North Korea rather t...

Trump casts doubt on June summit with Kim

The historic diplomatic encounter planned for three weeks from now between President Donald Trump and North Korean de...

James Clapper did NOT say what Donald Trump keeps saying he said

On Tuesday, James Clapper, the former Director of National Intelligence, went on "The View" -- weird, right? -- to ta...

Trump claims Democrats are 'sticking up for MS-13,' but his example misleads

President Donald Trump is accusing Democrats of defending violent gang members, his latest attack on his political op...

A record number of women are running for Senate, but percentage is still low

There's no doubt many more women are running for high office, and particularly this year. In 1970, there was just one...

The Trump presidency is a win for China

There's been a whole lot of winning so far during the Trump presidency -- for China.After accusing China ...

North Korea warns of nuclear showdown, calls Pence 'political dummy'

A North Korean official has lashed out at US Vice President Mike Pence and said Pyongyang is ready for a nuclear show...

MISSING: The White House press briefing

Over the last 30 days, the Trump White House has held only 10 on-camera press briefings -- and those briefings have a...

China 'disinvited' from major US military exercise over South China Sea

The US has withdrawn an invitation to China to participate in what has been described as the ...

Pelosi: Impeachment is not a 'policy agenda'

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said at Wednesday's CNN town hall that she doesn't think campaigning on a potentia...

Pelosi: Republican briefing on FBI source 'shouldn't happen'

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday said the Trump administration's plan to brief a pair of House Republi...

Jake Tapper lists conspiracy theories spread by Trump

President Donald Trump has in recent days turned reporting that a confidential FBI source met with some of his campai...

Pete Souza's new book throws 'SHADE' on Trump administration

Former presidential photographer Pete Souza can't stop, and won't stop, throwing shade at the Trump administration....

NASA head: 'I have no reason to doubt the science' on climate change

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine sparred with Sen. Brian Schatz during his ...

Mueller's investigators questioned Kushner about potential Russian collusion, obstruction

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigators questioned White House senior adviser Jared Kushner about potential Ru...

White House-backed prisons bill divides parties, hits roadblocks in Senate

The House overwhelmingly passed legislation on criminal justice Tuesday, ...

VA health care bill named after John McCain

A major piece of vetera...

Immigration effort in House inches forward as negotiations continue

A Republican lawmaker-led effort to buck party leadership and force an immigration vote in the House picked up its fi...

GOP senator on Trump, state of politics: 'We may have hit bottom'

GOP Sen. Jeff Flake gave some of his harshest criticism of President Donald Trump to date in a commencement speech We...

Trump administration wants more high-level talks with North Korea before summit

The Trump administration wants additional high-level talks with North Korea and assurances from Kim Jong Un that he i...

How cocktail party chatter led a Trump ally to claim a 'deep state' conspiracy

A seemingly impromptu suggestion at a cocktail party in 2016 -- that Hillary Clinton's deleted emails were circulatin...

Hillary Clinton endorses Cuomo in New York as progressive opponents fume

Stuck in an edgy, unexpected primary fight with actress Cynthia Nixon, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo welcomed the cavalr...

Obamacare premiums to rise an average of 15% next year, says CBO

Obamacare rates are going up next year.The premium for the benchmark Obamacare silver plan is projected to jum...

Pentagon's damning assessment of Kim regime made public, with summit in balance

With the proposed June 12 summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ...

James Clapper on Trump's spy accusations: He distorted my words

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Wednesday that President Donald Trump had distorted his w...

Trump planning to withhold aid from undocumented immigrant home countries

President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration is devising a plan to withhold US foreign aid funds from the...

Education Secretary says schools should decide whether to report undocumented students. Civil rights groups say she's wrong.

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos faced backlash from civil rights groups after she told members of Congress on Tuesday...

Stacey Abrams won the Georgia county once known for being all white

Stacey Abrams made history Tuesday night by being the nation's first black woman nominated for governor by a major po...

Special counsel reveals potential witnesses in Manafort trial

The special counsel's office for the first time Wednesday revealed some of the witnesses it may put on the stand agai...

Senate passes proposal to expand private health care for veterans

The Senate voted Wednesday to give veterans more freedom to see doctors outside of the VA's health care system, fulfi...

Trump offers rare praise to deputy AG Rosenstein

President Donald Trump paid Rod Rosenstein a rare compliment on Wednesday, one day after he refused to say ...

Kushner's security clearance restored, met with Mueller team a second time

President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, had his White House security clearance restore...

Mueller team indicates it is ready for George Papadopoulos to be sentenced

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office appears ready to send George Papadopoulos to his sentencing and may be done u...

Pompeo says there is no 'deep state' at State Department or CIA

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that he "does not believe there is a deep state" at the State Departmen...

ACLU challenges Ohio congressional districts

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit in the battleground state of Ohio on Wednesday, arguing th...

Donald Trump turned a rumor into a full-blown government conspiracy in just 5 days

What a difference a few days makes!On Saturday, President Donald Trump was still somewhat skeptical of the cha...

GOP senators want invite to Justice Department meeting on classified information

Three senators on the Judiciary Committee are trying to get an invite to Thursday's meeting with House Intelligence C...

Trump legal team's move sets stage for possible presidential deposition in Zervos case

The latest filing by Donald Trump's legal team in the Summer Zervos defamation suit sets the stage for a formal reque...

Progressive women score big wins in Southern primaries

Progressive women dominated a slate of Democratic primaries Tuesday, winning races in Kentucky and Texas and giving G...

4 new reasons Trump's anthem war on the NFL isn't going away

If you thought the last Super Bowl would spell the end of a season of American discord over the National Anthem and p...

Trump: 'We will know next week about Singapore'

President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that ...

This House Democrat REALLY wants to impeach President Trump if his party wins in November

Texas Democratic Rep. Al Green wanted to make one thing clear when ...

James Comey pushes back on Trump's spying claims

Former FBI Director James Comey pushed back on President Donald Trump's spying claims on Wednesday, warning that atta...

McConnell, Schumer say long-stalled Senate sexual harassment bill will pass 'in short order'

The Senate leaders of both political parties released a rare joint statement Wednesday, saying they expect to quickly...

Pompeo dodges questions on Trump's cell phone security

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declined to say whether he has advised President Donald Trump to be mindful of using a...

High school teacher wins primary over Kentucky House GOP leader

A Kentucky high school teacher on Tuesday ousted an incumbent state lawmaker who had a role in passing a controversia...

Donald Trump just said something that will terrify congressional Republicans

Congressional Republicans spend most of their time these days holding their breath and praying that President Donald ...

Pompeo says the US has not done enough to protect 2018 elections

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that the US has a "great deal more work to do" to safeguard the integri...

NYT: Michael Cohen's 'taxi king' business partner to cooperate with government

A New York taxi kingpin and business partner of President Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen has agreed to coopera...

Trump wants to cut taxes. Again. He just cut taxes.

President Donald Trump is in campaign mode and he seemed to make a new pledge Tuesday night, saying he would offer so...

A GOP congressman's lonely quest defending Julian Assange

President Trump's secretary of state has dubbed Julian Assange's group WikiLeaks a "hostile intelligence service." Tr...

Trump's North Korea summit was a history-making gamble. Now it may not happen.

President Donald Trump's spur-of-the-moment decision to agree to a face-to-face meeting with North Korea leader Kim J...

White House lawn troubles sink in

There is a gaping hole in this story: A sinkhole has appeared steps from the entrance to the White House briefing roo...

Trump's hypocrisy, in 1 answer

On Tuesday afternoon, President Donald Trump -- with South Korean President Moon Jae-in sitting next to him -- spent ...

Stacey Abrams wins Democratic primary in Georgia. She could become the nation's first black woman governor.

Stacey Abrams will win the Democratic primary in Georgia's gubernatorial race Tuesday, CNN projects, becoming the fir...

Judge orders a firm of Stormy Daniels' attorney to pay $10 million judgment

A US bankruptcy court judge on Tuesday ordered the law firm of Stormy Daniels' attorney Michael Avenatti to pay a $10...

Carter Page: I 'never found anything unusual' in conversations with FBI source

Former Trump campaign aide Carter Page on Tuesday discussed his encounters with an FBI confidential source during the...

Stacey Abrams is the nation's first black woman governor nominee. Can she win in Georgia?

Democrat Stacey Abrams won her party's nomination in Georgia's gubernatorial primary on Tuesday, becoming the first b...

Court rules federal civil rights law protects transgender people

A federal court ruled against a Virginia school district on Tuesday, holding that federal law protects a transgender ...

House pushes ahead with White House-backed prison legislation

The House of Representatives on Tuesday passed a bill backed by the White House aimed at improving federal prisons th...

Fighter pilot McGrath wins Kentucky House primary

A political newcomer knocked off Lexington Mayor Jim Gray -- a prized Democratic recruit and major figure in Kentucky...

Missouri governor launches ad campaign as state House set to consider his fate

Embattled Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is taking his case to the public with a six-figure television advertising campa...

Trump touts anti-abortion agenda at gala speech

President Donald Trump on Tuesday evening keynoted a pro-life gala, touting his administration's policies aimed at en...

House sends bill loosening banking regulations to Trump's desk

President Donald Trump pledged on the campaign trail to "do a big number" on the Dodd-Frank Act.And now a Repu...

Republicans rush to defend Ryan amid rebellion rumors

The rumors of House Speaker Paul Ryan's looming demise are exaggerated -- at least according to the very members who ...

Venezuela expels two US diplomats

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced on Tuesday that his country was expelling two top US diplomats followin...

Nikki Haley says she used Trump's unpredictability to win North Korea sanctions

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said she used President Donald Trump's unpredictability to get the Ch...

Democrats grill DeVos on school shooting response, transgender students

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday addressed the ...

Candidate criticized for saying displaced Puerto Ricans shouldn't be able to vote in Florida

A Republican congressional candidate is facing a backlash after saying that Puerto Ricans who moved to Florida in the...

Trump's lawyers seek to narrow scope of special counsel interview

Donald Trump's legal team is trying to narrow the scope of the President's potential interview with special counsel R...

First female New York attorney general appointed by state Legislature

Barbara Underwood officially became the first woman to serve as attorney general in New York after she was appointed ...

Republican senator seeks interviews with more than 30 FBI, Justice Department officials

Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Chairman Ron Johnson is joining the list of Republicans seeking inter...

Donald Trump doesn't seem to want you to trust the government he leads

President Donald Trump is all in on pushing the idea, accurate or not, that the FBI may have inserted a spy into his ...

Bishop whose sermon lit up royal wedding to lead White House protest

Fresh off his star-making sermon at the British royal wedding on Saturday, Episcopal Presiding Bishop Michael Curry p...

Interior proposes allowing Alaskan hunters to bait bears, kill wolf pups

The Interior Department moved this week to end an Obama administration ban on hunting bears in Alaska with bait, arti...

White House: GOP lawmakers meeting Justice officials Thursday about intelligence source documents

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Tuesday that House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes and Oversight Cha...

F-35 stealth fighter jets get first taste of combat

After more than two decades of development and testing, Lockheed Martin's F-35 fighter jet has made its combat debut....

Michael Flynn Jr. cryptically tweeted that 'you're all going down.' Um, what?

On Monday afternoon at 4 p.m., Michael Flynn Jr. tweeted ...

Trump tempers expectations for possible US-China trade deal

President Donald Trump on Tuesday tempered expectations set by his own administration that ...

Republicans renew push for second special counsel

A group of House Republicans who have been among the most vocal critics of Robert Mueller renewed their calls for a s...

Trump says 'spies' in campaign would be unprecedented

President Donald Trump accentuated ...

Top VA panel Democrat on new secretary pick: 'At this moment in time, I like him'

Sen. Jon Tester, the top Democrat on the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee, said Tuesday that President Donald Trump...

5 easy steps that explain just how out-of-bounds Donald Trump's FBI move really is

It's easy amid the absolute avalanche of news that the Trump White House creates on a daily basis to lose sight of th...

DHS secretary pushes back on assessment that Russia meddled to help Trump

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen pushed back Tuesday on the intelligence community's ...

Obama Education Secretary Arne Duncan defends call for school boycott until gun laws change

Former Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Tuesday defended his call for a school boycott until gun laws change, telli...

Democratic senator presses Pompeo on US forces in Niger

Sen. Bob Menendez, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, wants answers from Secretary of State ...

Democrats call on top House candidate in South Carolina to exit after violent past surfaces

A top Democratic House candidate in South Carolina is refusing to withdraw from the race after admitting on Monday to...

Fate of Trump-Kim meeting uncertain, but there will always be a coin

The fate of President Donald Trump's summit with ...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg takes off the gloves

For Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the gloves are off and the collar is on.As she did on Monday in...

Paul Ryan supports Justice Department IG investigation into Trump campaign surveillance

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday he supports the Justice Department's decision to have an inspector general revie...

Jimmy Carter says Trump could snag the Nobel Prize ... if he secures NK peace deal

Former President Jimmy Carter says President Donald Trump has a shot at winning the Nobel Peace Prize if he's able to...

Schiff: Deal over FBI source an 'erosion' of Justice Department's independence

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee is pointing to a recent agreement between Justice Department off...

A Tennessee lawmaker wants to crowdsource the funding for President Trump's border wall

President Trump has run into some obstacles trying to get his much-ballyhooed border wall on the Southern border with...

In conference, Ryan urges members to unite amid immigration civil war

House Speaker Paul Ryan implored his conference to come together, drop internal feuds and take a breath in a closed-d...

Why it's been a rough week for House Republicans

A farm bill that had the votes to pass is on ice for a month.The conservatives who tanked that bill are demand...

Beating Republicans in November will be harder than Democrats thought

It's become a numbing Washington ritual. Donald Trump shatters a traditional boundary on the exercise of presidential...

Trump's norm-breaking is leading to a constitutional fight

Donald Trump won the White House by flouting political norms and is determined to break the mold of the presidency....

What to know about Tuesday night's elections

Another Tuesday brings the next slate of compelling midterm primaries across the country.Democrats look to exp...

On latest immigration fight, moderates use conservative playbook

After years of negotiations, closed-door meetings and private lobbying, a group of moderate House Republicans -- many...

Former Trump co-chairman on meeting FBI source: Like sitting in 'faculty lounge talking about research'

Former Trump campaign national co-chairman Sam Clovis broke his silence on the possible FBI confidential source on th...

Pence: North Korea will end like Libya only if 'Kim Jong Un doesn't make a deal'

US Vice President Mike Pence warned North Korea that it could end up like Libya if it fails to make a nuclear deal wi...

Paul Manafort accuses Mueller team member of leaking to reporters

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort accused a prominent member of special counsel Robert Mueller's team of l...

Oakland mayor on GOP threats: I'm not going to let 'bullies in Washington' deter me

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf responded to Republican threats of legal action for her sanctuary city policies, saying sh...

Hillary Clinton backs Stacey Abrams in Georgia Democratic governor's race

Hillary Clinton has waded into the Georgia governor's race, recording a robocall that urged Democratic voters to back...

Bob Corker turned down Trump's offer to make him ambassador to Australia

Tennessee's Sen. Bob Corker turned down an offer from President Donald Trump to become the administration's ambassado...

NYT: Donald Trump Jr. met with Gulf emissary at Trump Tower ahead of 2016 election

Three months before the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump Jr. met with a small group of people at Trump Tower ...

Stacey Abrams stands out in a record year for women -- she hopes to be the first black female governor

"The security guard refused to allow us inside."A young Stacey Abrams had traveled with her parents on a city ...

GOP senators point to school safety, mental health -- and not gun control -- for Santa Fe response

Just three days after the school shooting claimed 10 lives in Sante Fe, Texas, Republican senators pointed to increas...

Senate veterans affairs chairman upbeat about VA nominee Robert Wilkie

Senate Veterans Affairs Chairman Johnny Isakson gave an upbeat assessment Monday of Robert Wilkie, the acting secreta...

Justice Dept. to meet with lawmakers as controversy over FBI source swirls

Top officials at the Justice Department, the FBI and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence agreed Monda...

Trump aides growing skeptical of Kim summit as South Korea's President visits

Administration aides have grown increasingly skeptical the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean lea...

The sidelining of Bill Clinton

There was a time -- and it was a loooooong time -- when Bill Clinton was the most sought-after surrogate in the Democ...

FBI agents asking Missouri lawmakers about tactics by Greitens associates

FBI agents have been questioning Missouri lawmakers about possible coercive tactics by associates of Gov. Eric Greite...

US wary of North Korean cyber prowess ahead of Kim-Trump summit

The US intelligence community is exploring acquiring or developing new technological means of protecting its communic...

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