Former Obama adviser, Jarrett, gets Chicago law school job
CHICAGO - A longtime White House adviser to former President Barack Obama is taking a job as a senior fellow at the University of Chicago Law School. The school announced...
24 minutes ago - The Seattle Times
U.S. Has Stopped Canceling Debt for Defrauded Students, Inspector General Finds
The U.S. Education Department under President Donald Trump and Secretary Betsy DeVos has stopped canceling the student-loan debt of people defrauded by failed for-profit...
1 hour ago - Fortune
Obama is campaigning for Roy Moore's Democratic opponent in the Alabama Senate race
Former president Barack Obama recorded a robo-call for Alabama Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones who is facing Republican Roy Moore in a special election on...
2 hours ago - Business Insider - 7 articles
Kentucky lawmaker accused of sexual assault
FRANKFORT, Ky. - A Republican Kentucky lawmaker known for his inflammatory social media posts comparing President Barack Obama and his wife to monkeys has been accused of...
4 hours ago - Washington Times
Top New Yorker political reporter fired for 'improper sexual conduct'
The New Yorker cut ties with Ryan Lizza over sexual misconduct. Lizza was one of the magazine's most prominent journalists. The New Yorker on Monday announced that it had cut...
6 hours ago - Business Insider - 9 articles
On A Sad Note, Even Notes Between Presidents Aren't What They Used To Be
If you like to read between the lines, Barack Obama's welcoming note to Donald Trump - an Oval Office tradition - is a delight. Unlike recent presidents, Obama doesn't mention...
8 hours ago - Forbes
Barack Obama Records Robocall For Doug Jones In Alabama Senate Race
“This one's serious,” Obama says in the call, telling Alabama Democrats to “get out and vote" in Tuesday's special election.
8 hours ago - The Huffington Post - 2 articles
Kentucky lawmaker accused of sexual assault
FRANKFORT, Ky. - A Kentucky lawmaker who attracted national attention last year when he compared President Barack Obama and his wife to monkeys has been accused of sexual...
9 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Alabama Senate race hurtles to a dramatic finish
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - On the day before voters cast their votes in Alabama's roller-coaster Senate special election, Democrat Doug Jones is enlisting last-minute help from former...
9 hours ago - Politico - 2 articles
Valerie Jarrett joins University of Chicago Law School
The former senior adviser to Barack Obama joins others from the administration, like David Axelrod and Arne Duncan, at the South Side school.
9 hours ago - Chicago Business
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Pentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in military...
Despite the president's opposition, the Pentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in the military beginning next year.
Trump to send astronauts to the moon - and eventually to Mars
In response to National Space Council's recommendations, the president is seeking to reignite U.S. space policy.
Judge warns Manafort: No more op-eds about federal case
WASHINGTON - A federal judge is warning President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman that he shouldn't be trying his case in the press. That includes drafting opinion...
3 senators call for Trump's resignation over sexual assault, harassment...
Several women have accused the president of sexual harassment in the past.
Chef Mario Batali steps away from The Chew amid sexual misconduct...
ABC has asked celebrity chef Mario Batali to step away from the show The Chew while the network reviews allegations of sexual misconduct in Batali's restaurants.
Ryan Lizza booted from The New Yorker for sex misconduct
Star political reporter Ryan Lizza is out at The New Yorker over what the magazine calls “improper sexual conduct.” “The New Yorker recently learned that Ryan Lizza engaged in...
Verizon will stream NFL games on any network next year
Verizon has signed a new multi-year agreement with the NFL.
The Latest: Charles Barkley slams Moore, Bannon in Alabama
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Latest on the Alabama Senate race : 7:30 p.m. Former professional basketball star Charles Barkley says Alabama voters must send Democrat Doug Jones to...
New York police respond to reports of explosion in Manhattan
New York Police Department says it's responding to reports of an explosion in Midtown Manhattan.
Boy's awesome celebration as he reads 100 books in one day
A four-year-old boy's personal reading challenge goes viral.