Former Trump adviser Michael Flynn, who has been laying low, makes rare public speech

(WASHINGTON) -- During Donald Trump's presidential campaign, his friend and adviser Michael Flynn enjoyed the spotlight in a way few other retired generals have. But these days, after pleading guilty to lying to the FBI, he speaks only rarely and cau... Read More

Woman accusing Brett Kavanaugh of assault says she feared he ‘might inadvertently kill me’: Report

(WASHINGTON) -- A California psychology professor who claims Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh attempted to sexually assault her when they were in high school identified herself in a story published Sunday in the Washington Post, saying, ... Read More

FEMA administrator defends President Trump's comments about Puerto Rico death toll

(WASHINGTON) -- FEMA Administrator Brock Long defended President Trump’s controversial claims which doubt new estimates on the Hurricane Maria death toll in Puerto Rico and said that the new numbers included "indirect" deaths due to stress, acc... Read More

Ken Starr: Manafort deal with Mueller 'really good for the country'

(NEW YORK) -- Former independent counsel Ken Starr, who led federal investigations of President Clinton, said special counsel Robert Mueller's striking a deal to win the cooperation of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is a "very significa... Read More

White House leaves questions about Hurricane Florence preparations to FEMA

(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump has repeatedly sought to amplify his administration's preparedness for Hurricane Florence, using social media to stress the dangers of remaining in evacuation zones and urge residents of North and South Carolina to hee... Read More

John Kerry slams Trump, Pompeo for criticizing his meetings with Iran

(WASHINGTON) -- Former Secretary of State John Kerry fired back against attacks by President Donald Trump and current Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday, saying the president "should be more worried about Paul Manafort meeting with Robert Muell... Read More

Congress subpoenas 'uncooperative' DHS official amid accusations of punishing whistleblowers

(WASHINGTON) -- After allegedly refusing to cooperate with investigators, Congressional leaders are ordering a senior Department of Homeland Security official to answer questions regarding reported retaliation against whistleblowers within the depart... Read More

Kavanaugh denies high school assault allegation

(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Friday strongly denied newly-surfaced allegations from a woman who, according to the New Yorker, is claiming he “attempted to force himself on her” during ... Read More

Paul Manafort plea deal includes 'broad' cooperation with special counsel

(WASHINGTON) -- Paul Manafort, the onetime campaign chairman for President Donald Trump, has agreed to cooperate with prosecutors as part of a formal deal to plead guilty to two counts of conspiracy in a federal courthouse on Friday and will forfeit ... Read More

Storm and devastation 'no one's fault': Ryan on Trump and Puerto Rico death toll

(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Paul Ryan, the highest-ranking Republican to comment on President Donald Trump’s tweets questioning the Hurricane Maria death toll in Puerto Rico, created a social media controversy himself Thursday when he suggest... Read More

Batch of new Strzok-Page texts shows FBI efforts to shape news reports

(WASHINGTON) -- More than 100 pages of newly-recovered text messages show that former FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page used authorized channels within the FBI to help shape what they viewed as misguided media reports, and they expressed deep ... Read More

Obama continues campaign resurgence in Ohio: 'We’ve got to restore some sanity to our politics'

(CLEVELAND) -- Continuing his reemergence on the campaign trail in the lead up to the 2018 midterm elections, former President Barack Obama urged a crowd of roughly 3,000 people gathered on a hot and humid late summer night in Cleveland, Ohio, to "re... Read More

Paul Manafort and special counsel reach tentative plea deal: Sources

(NEW YORK) -- Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has tentatively agreed to a plea deal with special counsel Robert Mueller that will head off his upcoming trial, sources familiar with the negotiations tell ABC News.

The deal is e... Read More

Trump casts doubt on Puerto Rico hurricane death toll: '3000 people did not die'

(WASHINGTON) -- Facing renewed criticism over the recent glowing reviews he gave his administration's handling of Hurricane Maria, President Trump on Thursday made a Read More