In Hollywood, LGBTQ Donors Like Buttigieg-But They're Keeping Their Options Open

IN HOLLYWOOD, LGBTQ DONORS LIKE BUTTIGIEG-BUT THEY'RE KEEPING THEIR OPTIONS OPEN

Before he paused campaign activities to remain in South Bend, Indiana, reeling from the officer-involved shooting death of a 53-year-old...

How Kamala Harris would prevent the spread of HIV

HOW KAMALA HARRIS WOULD PREVENT THE SPREAD OF HIV

Sen. Kamala Harris released a plan Thursday that would seek to slow the spread of HIV by making a preventive drug more accessible....

 
 
 
Michael Bennet pushes sweeping plan to remake political system

MICHAEL BENNET PUSHES SWEEPING PLAN TO REMAKE POLITICAL SYSTEM

Sen. Michael Bennet sprang onto the national stage in January, when the usually low-key Colorado Democrat went viral shouting about...

Texas congressman endorses Kamala Harris

TEXAS CONGRESSMAN ENDORSES KAMALA HARRIS

Rep. Al Green, a Democrat from Houston, is throwing his support behind Kamala Harris for president, bucking two home-state Democrats...

 
 
 
Trump revs up his Wayback Machine

TRUMP REVS UP HIS WAYBACK MACHINE

President Donald Trump is firing up his economic Wayback Machine in an effort to boost markets, the economy and his own political fortunes...

Republicans nervous campaign arm is stumbling in fight for the House

REPUBLICANS NERVOUS CAMPAIGN ARM IS STUMBLING IN FIGHT FOR THE HOUSE

The House GOP campaign arm is under fire from Republicans who are growing increasingly anxious about the party's plan to win back the...

 
 
 
Biden refuses to apologize for remarks about segregationists

BIDEN REFUSES TO APOLOGIZE FOR REMARKS ABOUT SEGREGATIONISTS

A defiant Joe Biden on Wednesday refused to apologize for citing two Southern segregationist senators as people with whom he had major...

Senators get classified briefing on UFO sightings

SENATORS GET CLASSIFIED BRIEFING ON UFO SIGHTINGS

Three more U.S. senators received a classified Pentagon briefing on Wednesday about a series of reported encounters by the Navy with...

 
 
 
The Madcap Caution of Donald Trump

THE MADCAP CAUTION OF DONALD TRUMP

The worry last week was that the Trump administration was ginning up fake intelligence about Iran blowing up oil tankers in the Strait...

De Blasio splits with Ocasio-Cortez on 'concentration camps'

DE BLASIO SPLITS WITH OCASIO-CORTEZ ON 'CONCENTRATION CAMPS'

Mayor Bill de Blasio said Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was wrong to describe the Trump administration's migrant detention facilities...

 
 
 
Biden comments trigger renewed scrutiny of his record on race

BIDEN COMMENTS TRIGGER RENEWED SCRUTINY OF HIS RECORD ON RACE

Joe Biden has boasted on the campaign trail that he knows how to make government work again, pointing out that he even got things done...

Trump's plan for the Dem debates: Make it about him

TRUMP'S PLAN FOR THE DEM DEBATES: MAKE IT ABOUT HIM

Donald Trump wants his Democratic competitors for the White House to introduce themselves to the American public next week on his terms....

 
 
 
HUD hires former official at center of racial scandal

HUD HIRES FORMER OFFICIAL AT CENTER OF RACIAL SCANDAL

The Department of Housing and Urban Development has hired Eric Blankenstein, the former Consumer Financial Protection Bureau official...

Sonny Perdue reverses Jobs Corps closures amid backlash from Congress

SONNY PERDUE REVERSES JOBS CORPS CLOSURES AMID BACKLASH FROM CONGRESS

The Trump administration, under heavy pressure from Congress, will withdraw plans to end a U.S. Forest Service program that trains...

 
 
 

DEMOCRATS DEMAND MORE INFO ON CRAFT'S TRAVELS

Senate Democratic aides on Wednesday released new details about the frequent absences of President Donald Trump's nominee for ambassador...

Felix Sater set to testify before House Intel panel on Friday

FELIX SATER SET TO TESTIFY BEFORE HOUSE INTEL PANEL ON FRIDAY

Felix Sater, who served as the chief negotiator for the Trump Tower Moscow project, will testify on Capitol Hill later this week. The...

 
 
 
Will humans really be back on the moon by 2024? A Q&A with space experts

WILL HUMANS REALLY BE BACK ON THE MOON BY 2024? A Q&A WITH SPACE EXPERTS

When Vice President Mike Pence announced earlier this year that NASA would send humans back to the moon in 2024 - four years earlier...

Why the acting Defense secretary may have to sit out Turkey missile talks

WHY THE ACTING DEFENSE SECRETARY MAY HAVE TO SIT OUT TURKEY MISSILE TALKS

Incoming acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper's past as a lobbyist for one of the Pentagon's top contractors is already threatening...

 
 
 
Mexico becomes first country to pass USMCA

MEXICO BECOMES FIRST COUNTRY TO PASS USMCA

Mexico's Senate on Wednesday passed the USMCA, making it the first country to ratify the new North American trade pact. "USMCA passes!...

No budget deal reached as spending cuts, debt ceiling threaten economy

NO BUDGET DEAL REACHED AS SPENDING CUTS, DEBT CEILING THREATEN ECONOMY

Congressional leaders and the Trump administration left a critical meeting on Wednesday still with no budget agreement, deadlocked...

 
 
 



Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

Leader of Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Downed drone sends a ‘clear message'

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Gen. Hossein Salami said... Read more ...

Nearly 15 million Americans have used marijuana, then driven, AAA research...

Nearly 15 million Americans have used marijuana, then driven, AAA research estimates

In the past month, nearly 15 million Americans have used marijuana , then gotten behind the wheel within an hour, a new AAA study estimates. Read more ...

Study: More American women are using marijuana while pregnant

Study: More American women are using marijuana while pregnant

While the health effects of marijuana on a fetus have not yet been established, they could include developmental problems and low birth weight, according to the U.S. Centers... Read more ...

David Ortiz's lawyer slams affair claims, says former slugger has ‘no enemies'

David Ortiz's lawyer slams affair claims, says former slugger has ‘no enemies'

The lawyer for David Ortiz says the former Red Sox slugger “is innocent in what happened” to him in the Dominican Republic - and denied rumors that an extramarital affair... Read more ...

Driver accused of intentionally running over pregnant woman pushing...

Driver accused of intentionally running over pregnant woman pushing 2-year-old son in stroller

“Our hearts are completely shattered," a family member said. Read more ...

Authorities: Syrian national arrested after making plans to attack...

Authorities: Syrian national arrested after making plans to attack Pittsburgh church

The man was planning an attack in the name of ISIS, authorities said. Read more ...

David Ortiz was not the intended target in murder-for-hire plot, prosecutor says

David Ortiz was not the intended target in murder-for-hire plot, prosecutor says

Dominican Republic authorities said Wednesday that David Ortiz was not the intended target of the murder-for-hire plot that led to the former Red Sox star being shot. Read more ...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators before flying 737 Max jets

Sullenberger, a U.S. Airways pilot in 2009 when he safely landed an Airbus jet on New York's Hudson River after bird strikes knocked out the engines, said all 737 Max pilots... Read more ...

Iran Shoots Down U.S. Spy Drone It Says Was In Its Airspace

Iran Shoots Down U.S. Spy Drone It Says Was In Its Airspace

U.S. officials confirm that a drone was downed by a surface-to-air missile, but over international airspace above the Strait of Hormuz. (Image credit: Handout/U.S. Naval Air... Read more ...

EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions

EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions

The Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday said states can set their own carbon emissions standards for coal-fired power plants - a rule that the agency itself says could... Read more ...