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  • House panel subpoenas Bannon in Russia probe showdown

    House panel subpoenas Bannon in Russia probe showdown

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 12:33 AM EST2018-01-16 05:33:23 GMT
    Wednesday, January 17 2018 12:14 AM EST2018-01-17 05:14:42 GMT

    The testimony comes just one week after a very public excommunication from Trump's closest confines following the publication of Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury."

    The testimony comes just one week after a very public excommunication from Trump's closest confines following the publication of Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury."

  • Dems accuse GOP official of 'amnesia' on Trump vulgarity

    Dems accuse GOP official of 'amnesia' on Trump vulgarity

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 12:43 AM EST2018-01-16 05:43:27 GMT
    Wednesday, January 17 2018 12:13 AM EST2018-01-17 05:13:49 GMT

    Word of Trump's comments threatened to upend delicate negotiations over resolving the status of the hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children. 

    Word of Trump's comments threatened to upend delicate negotiations over resolving the status of the hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children. 

  • Sen. Flake to deliver speech comparing Trump's attacks on media to Stalin's

    Sen. Flake to deliver speech comparing Trump's attacks on media to Stalin's

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 6:31 PM EST2018-01-16 23:31:35 GMT
    Arizona Senator Jeff Flake. (Source: United States Senate)Arizona Senator Jeff Flake. (Source: United States Senate)

    Arizona's Jeff Flake will step into the national spotlight again Wednesday, Jan. 17, when he is scheduled to give a major speech from the Senate floor.

    Arizona's Jeff Flake will step into the national spotlight again Wednesday, Jan. 17, when he is scheduled to give a major speech from the Senate floor.

  • Bipartisan DACA deal falls through, shutdown looming

    Bipartisan DACA deal falls through, shutdown looming

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 4:34 PM EST2018-01-16 21:34:56 GMT
    Tuesday, January 16 2018 5:01 PM EST2018-01-16 22:01:31 GMT

    President Trump rejected a bipartisan bill to resolve DACA last Thursday.

    President Trump rejected a bipartisan bill to resolve DACA last Thursday.

  • Some fans of Trump and pot feel allegiances go up in smoke

    Some fans of Trump and pot feel allegiances go up in smoke

    Thursday, January 11 2018 12:41 AM EST2018-01-11 05:41:41 GMT
    Tuesday, January 16 2018 2:56 PM EST2018-01-16 19:56:17 GMT
    Fans of President Donald Trump who use marijuana say Attorney General Jeff Sessions' move to tighten federal oversight of the drug is the first time they've felt let down by the man they helped elect.
    Fans of President Donald Trump who use marijuana say Attorney General Jeff Sessions' move to tighten federal oversight of the drug is the first time they've felt let down by the man they helped elect.
  • Coal baron's 'action plan' became Trump policy initiatives

    Coal baron's 'action plan' became Trump policy initiatives

    Wednesday, January 10 2018 5:30 PM EST2018-01-10 22:30:16 GMT
    Monday, January 15 2018 10:23 PM EST2018-01-16 03:23:46 GMT
    The head of one of America's largest coal companies sent a four-page "action plan" to the White House calling for roll backs of key environmental and mine safety regulations.
    The head of one of America's largest coal companies sent a four-page "action plan" to the White House calling for roll backs of key environmental and mine safety regulations.
  • Senator questions protecting Florida from drilling

    Senator questions protecting Florida from drilling

    Friday, January 12 2018 12:51 AM EST2018-01-12 05:51:01 GMT
    Saturday, January 13 2018 4:22 PM EST2018-01-13 21:22:02 GMT
    The Trump administration may have violated federal law by exempting Florida from a plan to expand offshore drilling, a Democratic senator charged Thursday.
    The Trump administration may have violated federal law by exempting Florida from a plan to expand offshore drilling, a Democratic senator charged Thursday.
  • 'Reprehensible and racist:' Trump's remarks outrage Africans

    'Reprehensible and racist:' Trump's remarks outrage Africans

    Friday, January 12 2018 2:11 AM EST2018-01-12 07:11:02 GMT
    Saturday, January 13 2018 7:44 AM EST2018-01-13 12:44:11 GMT
    Africa startled by Trump's sudden and vulgar attention; while governments hesitated at criticism, the continent's young population wasn't so shy.
    Africa startled by Trump's sudden and vulgar attention; while governments hesitated at criticism, the continent's young population wasn't so shy.
  • Missouri governor seeks path forward after affair admission

    Missouri governor seeks path forward after affair admission

    Friday, January 12 2018 1:23 AM EST2018-01-12 06:23:56 GMT
    Saturday, January 13 2018 5:44 AM EST2018-01-13 10:44:13 GMT
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens appears to be digging in for a fight to preserve his political life after admitting to an affair but denying anything more.
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens appears to be digging in for a fight to preserve his political life after admitting to an affair but denying anything more.
  • Report: Trump lawyer brokered $130,000 payment to porn star

    Report: Trump lawyer brokered $130,000 payment to porn star

    Friday, January 12 2018 4:51 PM EST2018-01-12 21:51:28 GMT
    Saturday, January 13 2018 5:23 AM EST2018-01-13 10:23:46 GMT

    The Wall Street Journal is reporting President Donald Trump's personal lawyer brokered a $130,000 payment to a porn star to prevent her from publicly discussing an alleged sexual encounter with Trump.

    The Wall Street Journal is reporting President Donald Trump's personal lawyer brokered a $130,000 payment to a porn star to prevent her from publicly discussing an alleged sexual encounter with Trump.

  • GOP moderates furious, leaders muted on Trump furor

    GOP moderates furious, leaders muted on Trump furor

    Friday, January 12 2018 3:51 PM EST2018-01-12 20:51:51 GMT
    Saturday, January 13 2018 1:24 AM EST2018-01-13 06:24:17 GMT
    GOP leaders are mostly staying quiet but more moderate Republicans are reacting sharply against President Donald Trump's incendiary comments about countries in Africa.
    GOP leaders are mostly staying quiet but more moderate Republicans are reacting sharply against President Donald Trump's incendiary comments about countries in Africa.
  • Trump partly denies, also defends vulgar immigrant comments

    Trump partly denies, also defends vulgar immigrant comments

    Friday, January 12 2018 2:21 AM EST2018-01-12 07:21:12 GMT
    Saturday, January 13 2018 1:23 AM EST2018-01-13 06:23:39 GMT

    Trump's contemptuous description of an entire continent startled lawmakers in the meeting and immediately revived charges that the president is racist. 

    Trump's contemptuous description of an entire continent startled lawmakers in the meeting and immediately revived charges that the president is racist. 

  • White House doctor: Trump in 'excellent health'

    White House doctor: Trump in 'excellent health'

    Friday, January 12 2018 2:11 AM EST2018-01-12 07:11:17 GMT
    Saturday, January 13 2018 1:05 AM EST2018-01-13 06:05:14 GMT

    What has been a fairly routine exam for previous officeholders has taken on outsized importance in the age of Trump, given the tone of some of his tweets, comments attributed to some of his close advisers and Trump's recent slurring of words on national TV.

    What has been a fairly routine exam for previous officeholders has taken on outsized importance in the age of Trump, given the tone of some of his tweets, comments attributed to some of his close advisers and Trump's recent slurring of words on national TV.

  • Trump hands nuke deal 'last chance,' waives Iran sanctions

    Trump hands nuke deal 'last chance,' waives Iran sanctions

    Friday, January 12 2018 11:01 AM EST2018-01-12 16:01:32 GMT
    Saturday, January 13 2018 1:05 AM EST2018-01-13 06:05:06 GMT

    U.S. officials say President Donald Trump will extend waivers on Iran sanctions, keeping the landmark 2015 nuclear deal alive for at least another several months despite his past vows to scuttle the deal.

    U.S. officials say President Donald Trump will extend waivers on Iran sanctions, keeping the landmark 2015 nuclear deal alive for at least another several months despite his past vows to scuttle the deal.

  • Trump's own words revive debate over whether he's racist

    Trump's own words revive debate over whether he's racist

    Friday, January 12 2018 4:11 PM EST2018-01-12 21:11:43 GMT
    Saturday, January 13 2018 1:04 AM EST2018-01-13 06:04:54 GMT
    Trump's words rip open the debate over whether he's racist.
    Trump's words rip open the debate over whether he's racist.
  • Trump: No trip to London since embassy site is a 'bad deal'

    Trump: No trip to London since embassy site is a 'bad deal'

    Friday, January 12 2018 2:10 AM EST2018-01-12 07:10:59 GMT
    Friday, January 12 2018 9:53 PM EST2018-01-13 02:53:12 GMT

    Some British lawmakers questioned whether Trump would be welcome after he re-tweeted videos from a far-right British group and criticized London Mayor Sadiq Khan following a terror attack last year.

    Some British lawmakers questioned whether Trump would be welcome after he re-tweeted videos from a far-right British group and criticized London Mayor Sadiq Khan following a terror attack last year.

  • Lawmakers to Justice Department: Keep online gambling legal

    Lawmakers to Justice Department: Keep online gambling legal

    Friday, January 12 2018 11:31 AM EST2018-01-12 16:31:19 GMT
    Friday, January 12 2018 8:41 PM EST2018-01-13 01:41:58 GMT
    Federal lawmakers from both parties in New Jersey are asking the U.S. Justice Department to keep internet gambling legal.
    Federal lawmakers from both parties in New Jersey are asking the U.S. Justice Department to keep internet gambling legal.
  • Prosecutors propose May 14 trial date for Manafort, Gates

    Prosecutors propose May 14 trial date for Manafort, Gates

    Friday, January 12 2018 5:01 PM EST2018-01-12 22:01:52 GMT
    Friday, January 12 2018 5:12 PM EST2018-01-12 22:12:46 GMT
    Prosecutors with special counsel Robert Mueller's team say they intend to seek a May 14 trial date for President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and his business associate, Rick Gates.
    Prosecutors with special counsel Robert Mueller's team say they intend to seek a May 14 trial date for President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and his business associate, Rick Gates.
  • Supreme Court to hear appeal over Texas redistricting

    Supreme Court to hear appeal over Texas redistricting

    Friday, January 12 2018 3:01 PM EST2018-01-12 20:01:19 GMT
    Friday, January 12 2018 4:53 PM EST2018-01-12 21:53:58 GMT
    The Supreme Court has agreed to hear Texas' appeal to preserve congressional and legislative districts that a lower court struck down as racially discriminatory.
    The Supreme Court has agreed to hear Texas' appeal to preserve congressional and legislative districts that a lower court struck down as racially discriminatory.
  • House OKs spy program after conflicting Trump tweets

    House OKs spy program after conflicting Trump tweets

    Friday, January 12 2018 1:01 AM EST2018-01-12 06:01:15 GMT
    Friday, January 12 2018 4:32 PM EST2018-01-12 21:32:12 GMT
    House votes to reauthorize a key foreign intelligence collection program after a confusing morning of Trump tweets.
    House votes to reauthorize a key foreign intelligence collection program after a confusing morning of Trump tweets.
  • Tucson Olympian responds to Trump's alleged vulgarity

    Tucson Olympian responds to Trump's alleged vulgarity

    Friday, January 12 2018 2:28 PM EST2018-01-12 19:28:14 GMT
    Bernard Lagat (Source: Twitter)Bernard Lagat (Source: Twitter)

    Bernard Lagat, an Olympic runner who calls Tucson home, has responded to yesterday's reports about President Donald Trump's alleged vulgar reference to immigrants from Haiti and Africa.

    Bernard Lagat, an Olympic runner who calls Tucson home, has responded to yesterday's reports about President Donald Trump's alleged vulgar reference to immigrants from Haiti and Africa.

  • Trump convenes experts on overhaul of nation's prison system

    Trump convenes experts on overhaul of nation's prison system

    Thursday, January 11 2018 2:21 PM EST2018-01-11 19:21:12 GMT
    Friday, January 12 2018 2:06 PM EST2018-01-12 19:06:52 GMT
    President Donald Trump is convening a group of governors, criminal justice experts and faith-based leaders to discuss ways of overhauling the nation's prison system with an eye toward reducing the rate of recidivism.
    President Donald Trump is convening a group of governors, criminal justice experts and faith-based leaders to discuss ways of overhauling the nation's prison system with an eye toward reducing the rate of recidivism.
  • McSally launches Senate campaign in heated Arizona contest

    McSally launches Senate campaign in heated Arizona contest

    Friday, January 12 2018 5:38 AM EST2018-01-12 10:38:42 GMT
    Friday, January 12 2018 7:10 AM EST2018-01-12 12:10:39 GMT
    Arizona Rep. Martha McSally announced her bid for Senate. (Source: Martha McSally's office)Arizona Rep. Martha McSally announced her bid for Senate. (Source: Martha McSally's office)

    Arizona Republican Congresswoman Martha McSally called on the national GOP to "grow a pair of ovaries" as she launched her bid for the U.S. Senate on Friday, joining the race to replace retiring GOP Sen. Jeff Flake by embracing President Donald Trump and his outsider playbook in one of the nation's premier Senate contests.

    Arizona Republican Congresswoman Martha McSally called on the national GOP to "grow a pair of ovaries" as she launched her bid for the U.S. Senate on Friday, joining the race to replace retiring GOP Sen. Jeff Flake by embracing President Donald Trump and his outsider playbook in one of the nation's premier Senate contests.

  • Trump work requirement rewrites health care rules for poor

    Trump work requirement rewrites health care rules for poor

    Thursday, January 11 2018 6:10 AM EST2018-01-11 11:10:34 GMT
    Friday, January 12 2018 1:52 AM EST2018-01-12 06:52:07 GMT

    The plan will probably face strong political opposition and even legal challenges over concerns people would lose coverage.

    The plan will probably face strong political opposition and even legal challenges over concerns people would lose coverage.

  • Russia dismisses Democratic US Senate report as unfounded

    Russia dismisses Democratic US Senate report as unfounded

    Thursday, January 11 2018 6:00 AM EST2018-01-11 11:00:28 GMT
    Friday, January 12 2018 12:52 AM EST2018-01-12 05:52:12 GMT
    The Kremlin says a new report by Senate Democrats describing Russian interference in the U.S. throughout Europe is unfounded.
    The Kremlin says a new report by Senate Democrats describing Russian interference in the U.S. throughout Europe is unfounded.
  • Trump group says memo should have kept email from prosecutor

    Trump group says memo should have kept email from prosecutor

    Thursday, January 11 2018 12:41 AM EST2018-01-11 05:41:07 GMT
    Thursday, January 11 2018 5:24 PM EST2018-01-11 22:24:08 GMT

    A vast cache of emails should never have been delivered to the Russia election meddling investigators without Trump for America's authorization, a lawyer for the president's transition group wrote.

    A vast cache of emails should never have been delivered to the Russia election meddling investigators without Trump for America's authorization, a lawyer for the president's transition group wrote.

  • Democratic lawmakers want to subpoena Trump Organization

    Democratic lawmakers want to subpoena Trump Organization

    Thursday, January 11 2018 12:10 PM EST2018-01-11 17:10:38 GMT
    Thursday, January 11 2018 3:23 PM EST2018-01-11 20:23:40 GMT
    Democratic members of the House oversight committee are asking the Republican chairman to begin a serious investigation into President Donald Trump's conflicts of interest.
    Democratic members of the House oversight committee are asking the Republican chairman to begin a serious investigation into President Donald Trump's conflicts of interest.
  • Trump: 'Unlikely' he'd submit to a Russia probe interview

    Trump: 'Unlikely' he'd submit to a Russia probe interview

    Thursday, January 11 2018 12:40 AM EST2018-01-11 05:40:49 GMT
    Thursday, January 11 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-01-11 19:03:27 GMT

    Trump's lawyers have previously stated their determination to cooperate with requests in the probe, which has already resulted in charges against four of Trump's campaign advisers.

    Trump's lawyers have previously stated their determination to cooperate with requests in the probe, which has already resulted in charges against four of Trump's campaign advisers.

  • Joe Arpaio: Obama's birth certificate is a 'phony document'

    Joe Arpaio: Obama's birth certificate is a 'phony document'

    Thursday, January 11 2018 8:20 AM EST2018-01-11 13:20:28 GMT
    Thursday, January 11 2018 12:17 PM EST2018-01-11 17:17:11 GMT

    Controversial former Sheriff Joe Arpaio on Wednesday called former President Barack Obama's birth certificate a "phony document" in an interview on CNN.

    Controversial former Sheriff Joe Arpaio on Wednesday called former President Barack Obama's birth certificate a "phony document" in an interview on CNN.

  • Joe Arpaio points to political traits he shares with Trump

    Joe Arpaio points to political traits he shares with Trump

    Tuesday, January 9 2018 11:50 PM EST2018-01-10 04:50:10 GMT
    Thursday, January 11 2018 10:26 AM EST2018-01-11 15:26:03 GMT
    Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio's announcement that he'll run for the Senate seat being vacated by fellow Republican Jeff Flake potentially pits two conservative, pro-Donald Trump candidates against each other.
    Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio's announcement that he'll run for the Senate seat being vacated by fellow Republican Jeff Flake potentially pits two conservative, pro-Donald Trump candidates against each other.
  • Burned by book, Trump takes issue with nation's libel laws

    Burned by book, Trump takes issue with nation's libel laws

    Thursday, January 11 2018 12:40 AM EST2018-01-11 05:40:25 GMT
    Thursday, January 11 2018 8:12 AM EST2018-01-11 13:12:29 GMT
    Trump takes issue again with libel laws in wake of unflattering book, calls them 'a sham and a disgrace'.
    Trump takes issue again with libel laws in wake of unflattering book, calls them 'a sham and a disgrace'.
  • Lawmakers see boost for immigration deal after Trump remarks

    Lawmakers see boost for immigration deal after Trump remarks

    Wednesday, January 10 2018 1:09 AM EST2018-01-10 06:09:47 GMT
    Thursday, January 11 2018 5:22 AM EST2018-01-11 10:22:36 GMT

    Facing a Jan. 19 deadline for averting an election-year government shutdown, negotiators were seeking a formula for reviving protections against deportation that Trump has ended for nearly 800,000 immigrants who arrived illegally in the U.S. as children.

    Facing a Jan. 19 deadline for averting an election-year government shutdown, negotiators were seeking a formula for reviving protections against deportation that Trump has ended for nearly 800,000 immigrants who arrived illegally in the U.S. as children.

  • US hits record for costly weather disasters: $306 billion

    US hits record for costly weather disasters: $306 billion

    Monday, January 8 2018 11:12 AM EST2018-01-08 16:12:42 GMT
    Wednesday, January 10 2018 10:04 PM EST2018-01-11 03:04:08 GMT
    (AP) - Hurricanes, wildfires, flooding and tornadoes push the US to its highest bill ever for weather disasters last year: $306 billion.(AP) - Hurricanes, wildfires, flooding and tornadoes push the US to its highest bill ever for weather disasters last year: $306 billion.

    Hurricanes, wildfires, flooding and tornadoes push the US to its highest bill ever for weather disasters last year: $306 billion.

    Hurricanes, wildfires, flooding and tornadoes push the US to its highest bill ever for weather disasters last year: $306 billion.

  • Democrats move to offense on health care; seek 'big ideas'

    Democrats move to offense on health care; seek 'big ideas'

    Monday, January 8 2018 1:38 AM EST2018-01-08 06:38:21 GMT
    Wednesday, January 10 2018 6:12 PM EST2018-01-10 23:12:42 GMT

    They say their ultimate goal is a government guarantee of affordable coverage for all.

    They say their ultimate goal is a government guarantee of affordable coverage for all.

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