Trump breaks silence, denounces domestic violence; Kelly out of sight

Published Feb. 14 2018

President Donald Trump at last broke his silence to explicitly denounce domestic violence in the wake of allegations that a...

U.S. intelligence officials see signs of Russian meddling in midterms

Published Feb. 14 2018

Three of the nation's top intelligence officials confirmed Tuesday that they have seen evidence of Russian meddling in the upcoming...

EPA commits to cleanup of Southside Chattanooga Lead Site [photos]

Published Feb. 14 2018

Environmental Protection Agency officials have committed to remediating all residential properties in the Southside Chattanooga Lead Site that contain unsafe...

Is inflation rising as investors fear? 5 ways to keep track

Published Feb. 13 2018

After nearly a decade of being all but invisible, inflation — or the fear of it — is back.

FBI contradicts White House on probe of former aide Porter

Published Feb. 13 2018

Contradicting the White House, the FBI said Tuesday it gave the Trump administration information on multiple occasions last year about...

Trump marks Black History Month at White House reception

Published Feb. 13 2018

President Donald Trump marked African American History Month by pledging Tuesday to make real the vision of "every American patriot"...

U.S. intelligence boss: Security clearances are 'broken'

Published Feb. 13 2018

The U.S. government's system of security clearances for top officials is "broken" and must be completely overhauled, the Trump administration's...

Senate leaders predict a tough time getting immigration deal

Published Feb. 13 2018

The Senate's two top leaders put on a show of comradery as their chamber launched its immigration debate, but also...

Vanessa Trump taken to hospital after white powder scare

Published Feb. 12 2018

Donald Trump Jr.'s wife was taken to a New York City hospital on Monday as a precaution after she opened...

Trump's budget balloons deficits, cuts social safety net

Published Feb. 12 2018

President Donald Trump unveiled a $4.4 trillion budget plan Monday that envisions steep cuts to America's social safety net but...

Trump's $4 trillion budget helps move deficit sharply higher

Published Feb. 12 2018

President Donald Trump is proposing a $4 trillion-plus budget for next year that projects a $1 trillion or so federal...

Congress takes on immigration issue amid election pressures

Published Feb. 12 2018

The Senate begins a rare, open-ended debate on immigration and the fate of the "Dreamer" immigrants on Monday, and Republican...

UPDATE: Trump aide confident Democratic memo will be released

Published Feb. 12 2018

Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee are prepared to black out parts of their memo about the FBI's Russia investigation...

Trump to unveil $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan

Published Feb. 11 2018

President Donald Trump on Monday will unveil his long-awaited infrastructure plan, a $1.5 trillion proposal that fulfills a number of...

Trump budget plan already outdated after budget deal

Published Feb. 11 2018

In a twist on Washington's truism about presidential budgets being D.O.A., President Donald Trump's 2019 fiscal plan due Monday is...

Trump accuses Democrats of playing politics with memo

Published Feb. 10 2018

President Donald Trump on Saturday accused the Democrats of playing politics with classified information, asserting that their memo countering GOP...

On drug costs, modest steps follow Trump's big promises

Published Feb. 10 2018

President Donald Trump makes big promises to reduce prescription drug costs, but his administration is gravitating to relatively modest steps...

Trump won't declassify Democratic memo on Russia probe

Published Feb. 9 2018

Citing national security concerns, the White House on Friday formally notified the House intelligence committee that President Donald Trump is...

Survivor: A low-profile prosecutor weathers political storms

Published Feb. 9 2018

When President Donald Trump fired the acting attorney general last year for refusing to defend his controversial travel ban, Dana...

House hustles to pass budget deal, open government before workday

Published Feb. 9 2018

The Senate voted early Friday to reopen the government and pass a $400 billion budget deal, handing the measure off...

Trump proposes reduction of drug costs under Medicare

Published Feb. 9 2018

President Donald Trump will propose lowering prescription drug costs for Medicare beneficiaries by allowing them to share in rebates that...

Pence out to counter North Korean 'propaganda' at Olympic games

Published Feb. 9 2018

Vice President Mike Pence is trying to counter North Korean "propaganda" around the Winter Olympics with his own symbolism and...

Syria says rare U.S. strike an effort 'to support terrorism'

Published Feb. 9 2018

Syrian state-run media said Thursday a rare U.S. strike on government-backed troops in eastern Syria killed and wounded dozens of...