The Obamas' First Big Anti-Trump Statement of 2020

THE OBAMAS' FIRST BIG ANTI-TRUMP STATEMENT OF 2020

In a final scene of the Netflix documentary “American Factory,” the chairman of a Chinese auto glass company walks through the sprawling...

‘No one is building those bridges': Dem primary sideswipes rural outreach

‘NO ONE IS BUILDING THOSE BRIDGES': DEM PRIMARY SIDESWIPES RURAL OUTREACH

DES MOINES, Iowa - As Democratic presidential candidates descended on the Iowa State Fair, a plane buzzed overhead, an ominous warning...

 
 
 
Trump fuels outsize expectations that Russia investigators will face prison time

TRUMP FUELS OUTSIZE EXPECTATIONS THAT RUSSIA INVESTIGATORS WILL FACE PRISON TIME

To hear President Donald Trump and his allies tell it, the federal investigators who spent the past two years investigating the president...

Paul Ryan moving his family to Washington from Wisconsin

PAUL RYAN MOVING HIS FAMILY TO WASHINGTON FROM WISCONSIN

Paul Ryan is moving his family to the city he was always giddy to leave. The former speaker of the House and onetime GOP vice presidential...

 
 
 
Judge and defense clash at Greg Craig trial

JUDGE AND DEFENSE CLASH AT GREG CRAIG TRIAL

The judge overseeing the trial of Greg Craig, the former Obama White House counsel, grew publicly irritated with his defense team on...

Omar, Tlaib denounce Israel over travel restrictions

OMAR, TLAIB DENOUNCE ISRAEL OVER TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS

Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib continued to criticize Israel Monday, slamming Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for barring the...

 
 
 
Bernie's softball game vs. media sparks last-minute controversy

BERNIE'S SOFTBALL GAME VS. MEDIA SPARKS LAST-MINUTE CONTROVERSY

Bernie Sanders' campaign sent an email to supporters Sunday night promoting a softball game between his campaign staff and members...

Twitter, Facebook suspend China-linked disinformation campaigns targeting Hong Kong

TWITTER, FACEBOOK SUSPEND CHINA-LINKED DISINFORMATION CAMPAIGNS TARGETING HONG KONG

Twitter and Facebook today announced takedowns of Chinese government-linked disinformation campaigns that sought to undermine the protests...

 
 
 

WHO SUPPORTS IMPEACHMENT?

House representatives who would vote for Trump impeachment: Our latest list

Schumer assails Trump's 'heartbreaking' apparent reversal on background checks

SCHUMER ASSAILS TRUMP'S 'HEARTBREAKING' APPARENT REVERSAL ON BACKGROUND CHECKS

Chuck Schumer dinged President Donald Trump's apparent about-face on enhanced backgrounds for firearm sales, calling the move "not...

 
 
 
Warren apologizes for 'harm I have caused' at Native American event

WARREN APOLOGIZES FOR 'HARM I HAVE CAUSED' AT NATIVE AMERICAN EVENT

Sen. Elizabeth Warren apologized Monday to a Native American audience over her handling of past claims of native ancestry, telling...

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. PRISONS CHIEF REMOVED AFTER EPSTEIN'S DEATH

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr has removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons from his position more than a week...

 
 
 
Gillibrand says she's not opposed to 'second chances' for Halperin and Franken

GILLIBRAND SAYS SHE'S NOT OPPOSED TO 'SECOND CHANCES' FOR HALPERIN AND FRANKEN

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Monday weighed in on the apparent comeback attempts of Mark Halperin and Al Franken, arguing that America...

GILLIBRAND: 'OF COURSE' I'D CONSIDER A VP OFFER

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said Monday that she would be open to serving as the running mate to the eventual Democratic presidential nominee...

 
 
 
Trump administration sued over poor medical care in immigration centers

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION SUED OVER POOR MEDICAL CARE IN IMMIGRATION CENTERS

Immigration advocates filed a sweeping, first-of-its kind class action lawsuit in federal court against the Trump administration on...

'Facts matter': FEC chairwoman challenges Trump's voter fraud claims

'FACTS MATTER': FEC CHAIRWOMAN CHALLENGES TRUMP'S VOTER FRAUD CLAIMS

Ellen Weintraub, the chairwoman of the Federal Election Commission, on Monday rebuked President Donald Trump's repeated allegations...

 
 
 

TRUMP'S GERMAN FRENEMY

Sigmar Gabriel's ties to Russia make him an unlikely bridge between Berlin and Washington.

Biden to skip DNC meeting in San Francisco where 13 candidates are expected

BIDEN TO SKIP DNC MEETING IN SAN FRANCISCO WHERE 13 CANDIDATES ARE EXPECTED

SAN FRANCISCO - Hundreds of Democratic National Committee delegates will be here next weekend for a three-day gathering that gives...

 
 
 

POLITICO PLAYBOOK: TRUMP: ‘WE ALREADY HAVE A LOT OF BACKGROUND CHECKS'

And Trump eyes economic conspiracy theories.

A general, Newt Gingrich and Michael Jackson's publicist push cut-rate moon plan

A GENERAL, NEWT GINGRICH AND MICHAEL JACKSON'S PUBLICIST PUSH CUT-RATE MOON PLAN

Newt Gingrich and an eclectic band of NASA skeptics are trying sell President Donald Trump on a reality show-style plan to jump-start...

 
 
 



Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Encourage Colleagues To Visit Israel In...

Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Encourage Colleagues To Visit Israel In Their Absence

“I call on all of you to go. The occupation is real. Barring members of Congress from seeing it does not make it go away,” Rep. Omar said. Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein ‘signed will' two days before his death, leaving behind...

Jeffrey Epstein ‘signed will' two days before his death, leaving behind nearly $600 million trust

Sex offender Jeffrey Epstein reportedly signed a will around 48 hours before he was found dead in his cell on August 10, according to court papers obtained by the New York... Read more ...

 ‘We don't fall for provocations': Moscow won't jump the gun after US...

 ‘We don't fall for provocations': Moscow won't jump the gun after US missile test, says deputy FM

Russia will not fall for US “provocations” and be dragged into an “expensive arms race,” a senior diplomat said. Washington had earlier test-fired a cruise missile that was... Read more ...

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr has removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey... Read more ...

U.S. Tests Missile With A Range Prohibited By Now-Abandoned Treaty

U.S. Tests Missile With A Range Prohibited By Now-Abandoned Treaty

The Pentagon says it tested a modified cruise missile that flew "more than 500 kilometers" - a distance prohibited under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty scrapped... Read more ...

Philippines' Duterte warns of ‘unfriendly' greeting for warships traveling...

Philippines' Duterte warns of ‘unfriendly' greeting for warships traveling without permission

President Rodrigo Duterte has warned of “unfriendly” treatment for foreign ships traveling in Philippines' territorial waters without permission, in a rare swipe at China's use... Read more ...

Duckhee Lee downplays deafness, wins ATP tournament debut

Duckhee Lee downplays deafness, wins ATP tournament debut

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Duckhee Lee tossed the ball into the air for his first serve in an ATP tournament match, and blasted it past his opponent with a loud pop. Read more ...

Poll: Americans, Including Republicans And Gun Owners, Broadly Support Red...

Poll: Americans, Including Republicans And Gun Owners, Broadly Support Red Flag Laws

People are hotly divided about many gun restrictions - but not on extreme risk protection orders. They allow police to temporarily take guns from people seen to be a risk to... Read more ...

UK Foreign Office ‘concerned' at reports Hong Kong consulate staff member...

UK Foreign Office ‘concerned' at reports Hong Kong consulate staff member detained in China

Britain's Foreign Office is seeking more information about reports that a Hong Kong staff member has been detained in mainland China. “We are concerned by reports that a member... Read more ...

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

The organization says it is leaving the federal family planning program because of rule changes under the Trump administration. Read more ...