McConnell aims to reshape courts in case Senate flips
Mitch McConnell is making a last dash to stock the judiciary with conservatives this year as a hedge against the chance that Republicans lose the Senate in November. The GOP...
4 hours ago - Politico
Barack Obama's TIME tribute to Parkland students is a reminder he failed on gun control
Thursday, TIME magazine released its list of the 100 Most Influential People on the planet.
9 hours ago - Washington Examiner
Marijuana activists behind last major White House smoke-in give Trump a breather
Cannabis activists paraded down Pennsylvania Avenue with flags, banners, a 51-foot inflatable joint, and a plan to get high at 4:20 p.m. two years ago in a last-ditch bid to...
9 hours ago - Washington Examiner
Kamala Harris' rapid rise confounds California
LOS ANGELES - Kamala Harris has been called “the female Barack Obama.” She's built a national following with her outspoken criticism of Donald Trump and prolific fundraising...
13 hours ago - Politico
GOP braces for static with health premiums due to rise
After citing the hollow promise President Barack Obama once made that if you like your health insurance plan you can keep it, President Donald Trump piled up his own pledges.
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North Korea agrees to 'complete denuclearization,' says South
In what would be a complete turn-around from the North Korea as we all knew it under Barack Obama's administration, Pyongyang reportedly has agreed to "complete...
16 hours ago - Washington Times
Barack Obama wrote Parkland survivors' blurb for Time Top 100 Influential People list
Former President Barack Obama authored the blurb featuring Parkland shooting survivors on the list of Time Magazine's Top 100 Influential People of 2018.
17 hours ago - Washington Examiner
Power Briefing: Senate Dems' outside group raises eye-popping $22 million in first quarter
PLAYBOOK SCOOP... MASSIVE QUARTER for SENATE MAJORITY PAC... The top Senate Democratic super PAC raised $22,236,533 in the first quarter of 2018, and they have $26 million on...
20 hours ago - Politico
The Latest: Obama, Clinton and their wives to attend funeral
HOUSTON - The Latest on former first lady Barbara Bush, who has died at age 92 : Officials say former Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton and their wives plan to attend...
1 day ago - Boston Herald - 6 articles
AP Explains: For Americans, big changes in travel to Cuba
HAVANA - Raul Castro's time in office has seen dramatic changes in Americans' ability to travel to Cuba, with a dramatic opening under U.S. President Barack Obama, then a...
1 day ago - Washington Times - 2 articles
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Former FBI director James Comey's memos have been released to Congress
Former FBI director James Comey's memos, some of which documented his conversations with President Donald Trump, have been released to members of Congress. The Justice...
Ex-New York Mayor Giuliani Among 3 New Lawyers Joining Trump's Legal Team
The former New York City mayor will help deal with legal issues related to special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
Trump Is Skipping Barbara Bush's Funeral
President Trump won't be joining his wife in attending the memorial service of former first lady Barbara Bush, matriarch of a political dynasty that Trump often clashed with...
'We have some of the most beautiful hookers in the world': Trump said Putin...
President Donald Trump "brought up the 'Golden Showers thing'" during a conversation he had with former FBI director James Comey, according to a leaked copy of Comey's memos...
Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani Is Joining Trump's Legal Team
The former prosecutor said he hopes to negotiate an end to the special counsel investigation.
Duckworth, Newborn Make Senate History
Sen. Tammy Duckworth and daughter Maile have made Senate history, the AP reports. The Illinois Democrat brought her daughter, in a pink hat, onto the Senate floor Thursday...
Trump's New Lawyer in Russia Probe Is a Familiar Face
Rudy Giuliani is joining President Trump's legal team with an eye on ending special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe. "I'm doing it because I hope we can negotiate an end...
Schumer's 4/20 Plans: Introduce Bill to Decriminalize Marijuana
Chuck Schumer will introduce a bill Friday -which is, appropriately, 4/20-to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level, the Senate minority leader tells VICE News in an...
Appeals Court: Trump Administration Can't Block Funds For Sanctuary Cities
The court upheld an injunction stopping the Justice Department from denying public safety grants to sanctuary cities.
Trump: 'Human Trafficking Is Worse Than It's Ever Been In The History Of The...
The president is using the specter of human trafficking to push his U.S.-Mexico border wall.