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Utah bans abortions after 18 weeks, teeing up legal showdown

7 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

SALT LAKE CITY - Utah Gov. Gary Herbert has signed a law banning most abortions after 18 weeks of gestation, setting the stage for a legal showdown. Though the Republican...
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House GOP to introduce competing gender pay gap bill to attract women voters

House GOP to introduce competing gender pay gap bill to attract women voters

10 minutes ago   |   Politico

House Republicans are introducing their own legislation Tuesday to close the gender pay gap as the party battles criticism from Democrats that the GOP is anti-women. The bill...
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Democrats Pivot Hard to Health Care After Trump Moves to Strike Down Affordable Care Act

17 minutes ago   |   NY Times

A Justice Department motion to invalidate the entire Affordable Care Act gave Democrats an opening to press their health care agenda and move beyond the Mueller report.
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The Latest: High court wary of limiting partisan map drawing

19 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court arguments over whether the political task of redistricting can be overtly partisan : 11:55 a.m. The Supreme Court seems wary of getting...
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U.S. to expand abortion ‘gag rule,' won't fund certain groups: Pompeo

28 minutes ago   |   Politicus USA   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Tuesday expanded its anti-abortion policies, prohibiting U.S.-funded organizations from supporting other groups that support abortion...
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The Latest: Republican group spending for Hagedorn

29 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

The Latest on Wisconsin Supreme Court race :
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U.S. House panel approves measure on FBI records of Trump obstruction probe

29 minutes ago   |   Reuters

The U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday unanimously approved a resolution directing the Justice Department to give Congress all records on a FBI obstruction of justice or...
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Avenatti lashes out at Nike one day after arrest

Avenatti lashes out at Nike one day after arrest

40 minutes ago   |   Politico

Attorney Michael Avenatti accused sportswear giant Nike on Tuesday of illegally arranging payments to high school basketball players, leveling his allegations in a series of...
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NASA cancels first all-female spacewalk because of spacesuit shortage

NASA cancels first all-female spacewalk because of spacesuit shortage

40 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

NASA has called off the first all-female spacewalk scheduled for Friday because not enough space suits on board the International Space Station fit both women - dealing a blow...
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Netanyahu slams Omar for suggesting Israel's U.S. allies are motivated by money

42 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

'From this Benjamin: It's not about the Benjamins,' the Israeli prime minister told the annual American Israel Public Affairs Committee.
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Pentagon Authorizes $1 Billion For Fence Construction At Mexico Border

Pentagon Authorizes $1 Billion For Fence Construction At Mexico Border

The money nearly doubles the $1.3 billion Congress authorized for border wall funding - a move made possible after President Trump declared a national emergency. (Image credit... Read more ...

Green New Deal Vote Sets Up Climate Change As Key 2020 Issue

Green New Deal Vote Sets Up Climate Change As Key 2020 Issue

The GOP-controlled Senate will vote on a Democratic resolution led by New York freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that calls for the U.S. to reach zero net carbon emissions... Read more ...

In shift, Trump administration backs ruling that all of Obamacare should be...

In shift, Trump administration backs ruling that all of Obamacare should be thrown out

The Trump administration on Monday said it supports a federal judge's ruling that the entire Affordable Care Act should be scrapped, signaling a shift in the Justice... Read more ...

Mueller: No Collusion Evidence; Unclear on Obstruction

Mueller: No Collusion Evidence; Unclear on Obstruction

It has arrived: Attorney General William Barr delivered a four-page letter Sunday to Congress summarizing the central findings of the Mueller probe, the New York Times reports... Read more ...

Trump aides want payback after Mueller finds no collusion

Trump aides want payback after Mueller finds no collusion

President Donald Trump's top aides went on the attack Monday morning in the wake of special counsel Robert Mueller's finding that there was no collusion between Trump's... Read more ...

Kellyanne Conway says Adam Schiff 'ought to resign today'

Kellyanne Conway says Adam Schiff 'ought to resign today'

Kellyanne Conway on Monday said that House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff “ought to resign today” over his insistence during the Russia investigation that there was “plenty... Read more ...

Trump Issues Defiant Tweet Over Mueller Report

Trump Issues Defiant Tweet Over Mueller Report

President Trump is already crowing about the Mueller report. "No Collusion, No Obstruction, Complete and Total EXONERATION. KEEP AMERICA GREAT!" he tweeted. Robert Mueller... Read more ...

Kirsten Gillibrand Formally Announces Presidential Run Outside Trump Hotel

Kirsten Gillibrand Formally Announces Presidential Run Outside Trump Hotel

“I will go toe-to-toe with anyone to do the right thing," the New York senator said. Read more ...

Trump expands funding ban aimed at abortion providers overseas

Trump expands funding ban aimed at abortion providers overseas

The Trump administration is expanding the so-called "Mexico City policy" that bars U.S. aid to groups that provide or promote abortion overseas. President Donald Trump has... Read more ...

Clyburn on Mueller probe: 'That's a chapter that's closed'

Clyburn on Mueller probe: 'That's a chapter that's closed'

House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn said Tuesday that it's time to move past special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe and that it's "a chapter that's closed" and that the... Read more ...