• Dems Talk Impeachment After McGahn Defies Subpoena By Newser   -   May 21, 2019

    DEMS TALK IMPEACHMENT AFTER MCGAHN DEFIES SUBPOENA

    House Democrats are facing yet another attempt by President Trump to stonewall their investigations, this time with former White House...

    Democrats
  • Bill to Counter Vaping Has a New Age for Buyers By Newser   -   May 21, 2019

    BILL TO COUNTER VAPING HAS A NEW AGE FOR BUYERS

    A bill introduced in the Senate on Monday would raise the legal age for buying tobacco and e-cigarettes from 18 to 21. "Youth vaping...

    Health
  • After Racist Photo Scandal, Black Voters Have New Support By Newser   -   May 21, 2019

    AFTER RACIST PHOTO SCANDAL, BLACK VOTERS HAVE NEW SUPPORT

    Issues important to black people have found new support at the top of Virginia's government lately. Since Gov. Ralph Northam faced...

  • Judge Sides With Congress on Trump's Financial Records By Newser   -   May 20, 2019

    JUDGE SIDES WITH CONGRESS ON TRUMP'S FINANCIAL RECORDS

    A federal judge in Washington ruled Monday against President Trump in a financial records dispute with Congress. U.S. District Judge...

    Congress, Democrats, U.S.
  • Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow By Newser   -   May 20, 2019

    DON MCGAHN COULD BE A GLARING NO-SHOW TOMORROW

    Former White House counsel Don McGahn is slated to appear before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday, but that may not come to pass....

  • Trump: I Don't Need Banks Because I Have Cash By Newser   -   May 20, 2019

    TRUMP: I DON'T NEED BANKS BECAUSE I HAVE CASH

    The New York Times wrote a story critical of President Trump's dealings with Deutsche Bank, and now the president is firing back. In...

  • A Noteworthy Visit to Tibet Is Underway By Newser   -   May 20, 2019

    A NOTEWORTHY VISIT TO TIBET IS UNDERWAY

    The US ambassador to China is making a rare visit to Tibet to meet local officials and raise concerns about restrictions on Buddhist...

  • Report: Trump, Kushner Bank Transactions Raised Red Flags By Newser   -   May 20, 2019

    REPORT: TRUMP, KUSHNER BANK TRANSACTIONS RAISED RED FLAGS

    Transactions linked to President Trump and his son-in-law raised red flags in a Deutsche Bank computer system designed to detect money...

  • Buttigieg: I Don't Care About 'Grotesque' Trump Tweets By Newser   -   May 20, 2019

    BUTTIGIEG: I DON'T CARE ABOUT 'GROTESQUE' TRUMP TWEETS

    President Trump has claimed that Pete Buttigieg is the Democratic 2020 hopeful he is "rooting for"-but that doesn't mean he wants to...

    Democrats
  • Trayvon Martin's Mom Makes a Big Announcement By Newser   -   May 19, 2019

    TRAYVON MARTIN'S MOM MAKES A BIG ANNOUNCEMENT

    Trayvon Martin's mother is running for political office, the Miami Herald reports. Sybrina Fulton-whose son was infamously shot dead...

    Running
  • Look Who's Back for 2020 By Newser   -   May 19, 2019

    LOOK WHO'S BACK FOR 2020

    Jimmy Carter carved an unlikely path to the White House in 1976 and endured humbling defeat after one term. Now, six administrations...

    Democrats
  • Trump Splits With New Abortion Laws By Newser   -   May 19, 2019

    TRUMP SPLITS WITH NEW ABORTION LAWS

    President Trump appeared to disagree with provisions of the new anti-abortion laws approved in several states recently. "I am strongly...

  • DC Comics Doesn't Buy Wonder Woman Cover By Newser   -   May 19, 2019

    DC COMICS DOESN'T BUY WONDER WOMAN COVER

    "It's Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the 'Freshmen Force' vs. the establishment in this all-new special!" So read the promotional copy...

  • Trump Looks at War Crimes Pardons By Newser   -   May 19, 2019

    TRUMP LOOKS AT WAR CRIMES PARDONS

    White House officials have begun the process for issuing presidential pardons for several members of the military accused or convicted...

  • GOP Lawmaker: Trump Conduct Is 'Impeachable' By Newser   -   May 18, 2019

    GOP LAWMAKER: TRUMP CONDUCT IS 'IMPEACHABLE'

    A Republican congressman from Michigan on Saturday became the first member of President Donald Trump's party on Capitol Hill to accuse...

    Republicans, Election, Donald Trump
  • Amid Abortion Debate, Female Lawmakers Tell Stories of Rape By Newser   -   May 18, 2019

    AMID ABORTION DEBATE, FEMALE LAWMAKERS TELL STORIES OF RAPE

    For more than two decades, Nancy Mace did not speak publicly about her rape. In April, when she finally broke her silence, she chose...

  • Stephen Miller Runs Into 'Immigation Knife Fight' By Newser   -   May 18, 2019

    STEPHEN MILLER RUNS INTO 'IMMIGATION KNIFE FIGHT'

    President Trump's right-hand man on immigration tried another shakeup at Homeland Security this week and triggered a behind-the-scenes...

    Running
  • Lawmaker's Use of This Term Drew Hisses, Outrage By Newser   -   May 18, 2019

    LAWMAKER'S USE OF THIS TERM DREW HISSES, OUTRAGE

    As pushback continues against strict abortion laws showing up in states around the country, including Georgia and Alabama , news out...

  • Author's Snark to Give Trump to the Saudis Irks Maher Viewers By Newser   -   May 18, 2019

    AUTHOR'S SNARK TO GIVE TRUMP TO THE SAUDIS IRKS MAHER VIEWERS

    A guest on Bill Maher's HBO show this week has walked back remarks she made about President Trump that tied to a murdered journalist....

  • First, Comey Took on Rosenstein. Now, a New Target By Newser   -   May 18, 2019

    FIRST, COMEY TOOK ON ROSENSTEIN. NOW, A NEW TARGET

    James Comey has been embroiled in a very public feud with ex-Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Now the former FBI director is...