Politics

Suspect in California deputy's killing has past…

A 38-year-old man on probation for a gun crime is accused of killing a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy and injuring another

Senate Committee Cancels Kavanaugh Vote Amid…

The Senate Judiciary Committee was scheduled to vote on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination Thursday.

Woodward's "Fear" already a million-seller

Bob Woodward's "Fear" is already a million-seller: Simon & Schuster announced Tuesday that Woodward's takedown of President Donald Trump has sold more than 1.1 million copies just a week after publication

2 fired dancers, donor added to ballet lawsuit

A woman who sued the New York City Ballet company over the sharing of nude photos and videos is amending her lawsuit to add two fired dancers and a donor as defendants

Georgia To Keep Using Electronic Voting Machines…

The Senate Intelligence Committee said states should consider switching to paper ballots in March for a more secure election.

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Trump says he feels 'so badly' for Kavanaugh

The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says he plans to hear testimony next week from just two witnesses, Brett Kavanaugh and the woman accusing him of a long-ago sexual assault

Facebook Rolls Out New Political Campaign…

The program will make it easier for campaigns to report and detect threats.

Mother of LeSean McCoy's son alleges he was abusive

Mother of LeSean McCoy's son says she agreed to defend Buffalo Bills RB against allegation he abused the boy even though she says she knew accusation was true

Oregon using Facebook to remind inactive voters…

In this era of manipulators using social media to interfere in elections, Oregon is instead using Facebook to bolster participation by reminding as many as hundreds of thousands of inactive voters to update their registration

Senate Passes Bipartisan Bill Tackling Opioid…

The Opioid Crisis Response Act includes provisions from over 70 U.S. senators.

Prosecutors aim to keep how Colorado mom, girls…

Colorado prosecutors want a judge to block the release of autopsy reports for a woman and two young girls who were killed and dumped at an oil work site

Lawyer: Move trial from courthouse with…

A legal argument has been revived in Louisiana over whether a black defendant can get a fair trial in a courthouse where a Confederate monument is displayed

Trump Announces New Tariffs On $200 Billion In…

The new 10 percent tariff will take effect on Sept. 24 and jump to 25 percent on Jan. 1.

Ex-Rep. Dingell: 'Not done with me yet' after heart attack

Former U.S. Rep. John Dingell is recovering from a heart attack and telling the public: 'You're not done with me yet.'

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Carter, Abrams: Georgians from 2 eras chase rural…

Former President Jimmy Carter campaigns in Georgia alongside Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Stacey Abrams, bringing together the state's past and its potential future

Brett Kavanaugh Accusations Echo A Previous…

He's not the first Supreme Court nominee to be accused of sexual misconduct: Justice Clarence Thomas faced allegations from Anita Hill.

US appeals court rules for bartenders, waiters in tip fight

A U.S. appeals court is siding with bartenders and waiters in a fight over whether restaurants can pay them less because they receive tips

Anti-doping exec among many against Russia…

Anti-doping executive Helleland among many opposed to Russia reinstatement

US Accuses Russia Of 'Undermining' UN Sanctions…

Ambassador Nikki Haley said the U.S. has proof Russia violated U.N. sanctions on North Korea.

Supreme Court refuses to block dark money court order

Dark money groups will be required to disclose the identities of some anonymous donors after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to stop a lower court's ruling from taking effect

The Latest: Experts say Trump action may expose…

Experts say Trump's decision to declassify documents may expose sensitive sources and methods, brush up against privacy law protections

US Rep. Chris Collins Will Stay On New York Ballot

Chris Collins faces charges of insider trading.

Woman, 63, pleads guilty to possessing the poison ricin

A 63-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to possessing the poison ricin

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Correction: Supreme Court-Kavanaugh-Politics story

Correction: Supreme Court-Kavanaugh-Politics story

Democrats Call For Delay On Committee's Kavanaugh…

The push comes after a woman publicly came forward with sexual assault allegations against him.

Can allegation against Kavanaugh lead to criminal charges?

Can allegation against Kavanaugh lead to criminal charges?