Politics

US school districts weigh duty to youth migrant…

A small number of school systems are pitching in to educate migrant children amid an outcry over the separation of the children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border under the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy for illegal immigration

Former CIA Officials Criticize Trump For Revoking…

President Trump revoked the security clearance of former CIA director John Brennan on Wednesday.

Germany And Greece Agree On Migrant Relocation…

But the agreement with Greece won't affect that many immigrants.

Annan's legacy of fighting for equality and…

Kofi Annan left the United Nations far more committed than it had been to combating poverty, promoting equality and fighting for human rights - and until his death Saturday he was speaking out strongly for nations working together to solve problems

Another trial looms for ex-Trump campaign…

As jurors in Virginia weigh Paul Manafort's fate in a sprawling financial fraud case, the former Trump campaign chairman still has another, separate trial looming in the nation's capital

Trump Might Take Away Bruce Ohr's Security…

President Trump takes issue with Bruce Ohr's connection to Fusion GPS and the Steele dossier.

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Military Parades Are A Global Go-To Tactic To…

The U.S. hasn't held a major military parade in years — but other countries routinely use parades to boost the image of their militaries.

Trump warnings grow from forgotten Republicans

List of 'forgotten Republicans' grows as Trump GOP takeover crushes dissent

Church group's opposition stuns advocates of…

A so-called tort reform proposal on Arkansas' ballot that expected little trouble winning passage in deeply red Arkansas is running into a surprising obstacle from a reliable conservative ally

AG Tells Immigration Judges To Move Through…

Jeff Sessions is making it harder for asylum seekers to postpone their deportation cases.

The President Claims Most NFL Game Money Goes To…

President Donald Trump was making a point about players kneeling during the national anthem when he made the claim.

Colorado legislative aide punished for Putin portrait prank

An aide to a Colorado legislative leader was punished for helping a progressive group put a portrait of Vladimir Putin on display at the state capitol building after reports that no money had been donated to install a portrait of President Donald Trump

Rising Dem Star to the Media: You're Banned

Seems President Trump isn't the only one with media issues . Now rising Democratic star Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has entirely banned reporters from two town-hall-style events, CNN reports. The congressional candidate hosted the "listening tour" community meetings last week—one in the Bronx on Wednesday and one in Queens on Sunday—where...

Ted Cruz Claims Opponent Wants To Abolish ICE. Is…

Ted Cruz is going negative against Beto O'Rourke in the race for the Senate seat.

Democrats Say They'll Sue If Kavanaugh Info…

They said they wanted the documents in 20 business days, setting the deadline during Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing.

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Judge upholds delay of anti-segregation housing rule

A federal judge has upheld HUD's decision to delay an Obama-era antidiscrimination rule

Minnesota Democrats endorse Ellison amid abuse…

Minnesota Democrats are endorsing Rep. Keith Ellison in his bid for state attorney general, despite an allegation of domestic abuse from an ex-girlfriend

Official: HHS Doesn't Have To Check On Kids…

A congressional report found there wasn't a government agency tasked with monitoring those children's care.

Senate Votes To Condemn Trump-Like Attacks On…

While President Trump isn't mentioned by name, the Senate asserted the press is not an "enemy of the people," as he likes to claim.

AP Interview: Top Republican says Russia probe difficult

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr has been the Russia investigator who is seen but rarely heard on Capitol Hill

Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll…

Italy's president has demanded guarantees that all the nation's roads are safe following the Genoa highway bridge collapse, after he comforted mourners at a state funeral for many of the dead in the grieving port city

Trump's Military Parade Could Cost More Than We…

The Bastille Day inspired parade is estimated to cost $92 million.

US Trade Talks With China Will Continue In Late…

China's Commerce Ministry said it was invited by the U.S. to discuss trade and economic issues.

Putin dances at Austrian wedding; talks with…

Russian President Vladimir Putin made a flying visit to Austria to attend the wedding of the country's foreign minister Saturday, before heading to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel

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Republican insurgent gives Wyoming Senate…

Wealthy businessman and political outsider Dave Dodson takes on low-key incumbent Sen. John Barrasso in Wyoming Republican primary

Why John Brennan Had (And Lost) His Security…

President Trump revoked former CIA Director John Brennan's security clearance. Why did Brennan and other ex-intel officials still have clearance?

UK's right-wing Farage vows to end Brexit…

Former U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage says he is joining up with a pro-Brexit pressure group to oppose Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for future ties with the European Union