‘To not do anything is a tragedy’: Mom who lost son to gun violence runs for Congress

(NEW YORK) -- As the nation watched Friday's high school shooting unfold in Texas – the sixth since the attack in Parkland, Fla. – Lucy McBath was on the campaign trail in Georgia.

She knew what the parents were going through.<... Read More

White House pushes back on report that Trump's cell phones not secure

(WASHINGTON) -- The White House is forcefully pushing back on a report that asserts that President Donald Trump’s cell phones are not equipped with sufficiently advanced security features and that the president has resisted efforts to swap out ... Read More

Trump associate could have lied to House Intelligence Committee, Democrat says

(WASHINGTON) -- House Democrats could ask the Department of Justice to prosecute Blackwater founder Erik Prince on charges he misled Congress about his relationship with the Trump campaign, amid new reports about foreign efforts to influence the camp... Read More

Southern primaries bring Democratic battles to the forefront

(NEW YORK) -- The Democratic Party is still getting its footing this primary season in its quest to capitalize on a favorable political environment and retake the U.S. House, U.S. Senate, and governorships across the country this November.

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Key takeaways from John McCain's new book 'The Restless Wave'

(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. John McCain is nothing if not outspoken.

And the Arizona Republican is true to his reputation in his new book, "The Restless Wave: Good times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations," in which he provides i... Read More

Trump meets with Rosenstein after 'demand' DOJ 'look into' whether campaign 'infiltrated'

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump met Monday at the White House with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray a day after he tweeted that he would "demand" the Justice Department investigate whether his 2016 presi... Read More

CIA Director Gina Haspel expresses a special thank you to two young girls

(WASHINGTON) -- Even as CIA Director Gina Haspel thanked President Donald Trump at her swearing-in Monday and spoke of becoming the first woman to head the intelligence agency, she said she owed a debt to all the women who had served before her and t... Read More

RNC paid half a million to law firm representing Hope Hicks in Russia probe

(WASHINGTON) -- The Republican National Committee has paid nearly half a million dollars to a law firm representing former White House communications director Hope Hicks in the ongoing Russia investigation, Federal Election Commission records show.Read More

White House doubles down on Trump's MS-13 'animals' label

(WASHINGTON) -- The White House continued its forceful defense Monday of a recent series of remarks by President Donald Trump that described members of the MS-13 gang as "animals."

An email sent to reporters Monday featured the subject lin... Read More

Group posts three billboards in Fresno aiming to unseat Devin Nunes

(FRESNO, Calif.) -- The Democratic group Fight Back California is taking cues from Hollywood in its quest to unseat Republican Rep. Devin Nunes.

The independent expenditure campaign Monday Read More

'It's my life and my choice': John McCain said of medically-risky flight for Senate vote: Daughter

(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. John McCain's momentous "thumbs down" vote on Republicans' proposal to repeal Obamacare may not have happened if Meghan McCain had gotten her way.

The senator’s famous vote in July 2017 and the impassioned speech... Read More

President Trump visits CIA for Gina Haspel swearing-in ceremony

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel’s swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for the agency’s future under her leadership.
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Pompeo outlines new demands for Iran after U.S. pulled out of the nuclear deal

(WASHINGTON) -- Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday, in his first major foreign policy address, outlined 12 demands the U.S. has for Iran moving forward after President Donald Trump pulled the U.S out of the Iran nuclear deal.

The dem... Read More

Hillary Clinton pokes fun at Trump, herself in Yale College Class Day speech

(NEW HAVEN, Conn.) -- Former Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton took a subtle jab at her rival in the presidential election in 2016 today -- but also, injecting one of most contentious issues in the heated race, poked a little fun at herself, too.Read More