Nation/World

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

Federal study: Climate change sucks moisture from the West, adding to droughts, fires

Report contradicts President Donald Trump’s position that man-made climate change is a “hoax.”

  • Nov 4th, 2017

GOP tax bill would kill deductibility of student loan interest

More than 12 million Americans deducted student loan interest on their tax returns in 2015.

  • Nov 4th, 2017

In new book, Donna Brazile assails Clinton campaign for taking ‘control’ of DNC

Former interim Democratic National Committee chairwoman makes a bold allegation

  • Nov 4th, 2017

New York attacker struck in the name of Islamic State, official says

The 29-year-old came to the U.S. from Uzbekistan legally in March 2010.

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Losses from California wildfires top $3 billion

14,000 homes destroyed or damaged

  • Nov 1st, 2017

6 killed after gunman driving Home Depot truck rips through Manhattan bike lane

A horde of police vehicles and first responders descended on the scene.

  • Oct 31st, 2017

Bipartisan group introduces last-ditch bump stock bill

Two other bills introduced in the House in October sought to ban the devices. Those bills have not gained traction.

  • Oct 31st, 2017

Charges suggest Mueller making inroads on proving Trump-Russia collusion

The development ramps up pressure on at least two other figures in Trump’s campaign.

  • Oct 31st, 2017

Facebook’s testimony: Russia posts reached 126 million users

Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing

  • Oct 31st, 2017

Jury selection begins in Bundy trial

Criminal trial of Cliven Bundy, his two sons and a supporter

  • Oct 31st, 2017

Tax bill loses home-builder support before it’s released

The group will oppose the bill because it won’t include a tax credit for mortgage interest and state property taxes.

  • Oct 28th, 2017