More than 200 killed as Egypt militants attack mosque in Sinai

The assailants opened fire on worshippers from four off-road vehicles and blocked escape routes from the area by blowing up cars on the road.

  • Nov 24th, 2017

Mexican official: Country is safe for tourists despite U.S. travel warning

Numbers and anecdotes paint a startling picture.

  • Nov 21st, 2017

Partisan politics could mean fewer second helpings and more early exits this Thanksgiving

After a year of marches, travel bans, tweets and 24/7 debate, the table could be set for another rancorous Thanksgiving.

  • Nov 21st, 2017

Hit by scandal, Franken faces questions about ability to do job

Senator from Minnesota and former “SNL” cast member

  • Nov 20th, 2017

California gunman also killed his wife and hid her under the floor

Rampaging gunman killed five people Tuesday

  • Nov 15th, 2017

Republicans consider expelling Roy Moore if he does win a Senate seat

A rare and severe punishment

  • Nov 15th, 2017

Senate plan would make individual tax breaks temporary while corporate cuts would be permanent

Senate Republican racibng to try to pass a tax overhaul by the end of the year.

  • Nov 15th, 2017

Sessions targets more ‘sanctuary cities’ and states

They include Seattle

  • Nov 15th, 2017

Feds were outnumbered and outgunned in Bundy standoff, prosecutors tell jury

The high-profile case is expected to push into 2018.

  • Nov 14th, 2017

Trump’s power to launch nuclear weapons under Senate scrutiny

The first time since 1976 that either the House or the Senate has discussed the authority and process for the use of nuclear weapons.

  • Nov 14th, 2017

Federal appeals court partially revives Trump travel ban

On 6 Muslim-majority countries

  • Nov 13th, 2017

Most Dems in Congress are no longer demanding Sessions step down

Removing Sessions could give Trump the opportunity to appoint a new attorney general who could impede Mueller’s probe.

  • Nov 13th, 2017

Former intelligence chiefs blast Trump over Russia comments

The criticism came from former -CIA Director John Brennan and former director of national intelligence James Clapper.

  • Nov 12th, 2017

Mueller is reportedly investigating Flynn over plot to grab Muslim cleric

Report: Mike Flynn and his son, Michael Flynn Jr., were to be paid as much as $15 million.

  • Nov 11th, 2017

Poison tip pens: 13,000 new JFK assassination documents show CIA plots against Castro

The cache contains documentation of dirty tricks and plots.

  • Nov 10th, 2017

Election results could give Democrats new clout on tax overhaul

Signs are emerging that GOP senators are getting the message.

  • Nov 8th, 2017

Democrats desperate to avoid culture war with Trump in 2018

Democrats decided 16 months before the 2018 election how they would start winning races again.

  • Nov 7th, 2017

Trump ends his visit in Japan by calling for a military buildup to counter the threat from North Korea

Trump called for Japan to buy U.S. anti-missile batteries to counter the growing ballistic missile threat from North Korea.

  • Nov 6th, 2017

Mueller probe a political time bomb that could detonate in 2018

Mueller’s investigation is likely to continue through next year, if not longer.

  • Nov 5th, 2017