California GOP ponders way forward after stunning losses

Published Nov. 17 2018

In a speech to fellow Republicans in May, U.S. Rep. Mimi Walters issued an ominous warning about the coming election...

US official: US intel says prince ordered Khashoggi killing

Published Nov. 17 2018

U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a...

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos proposes overhaul to campus sexual misconduct rules

Published Nov. 16 2018

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Friday proposed a major overhaul to the way colleges and universities handle sexual misconduct complaints,...

North Korea deports American even as it boasts of new weapon

Published Nov. 16 2018

North Korea on Friday said it will deport an American citizen it detained for illegal entrance, an apparent concession to...

Georgia House gives second chance to $40 million jet fuel tax break

Published Nov. 15 2018

The Georgia House voted Thursday to give a second chance to a $40 million tax exemption on jet fuel that...

Migrant caravan groups arrive by hundreds at U.S. border

Published Nov. 14 2018

Migrants in a caravan of Central Americans arrived in Tijuana by the hundreds Wednesday, getting their first glimpse of the...

White House says it has 'broad discretion' on press access

Published Nov. 14 2018

President Donald Trump's administration contends it has "broad discretion" to regulate press access to the White House as it fends...

Justice legal opinion backs Whitaker's naming as acting AG

Published Nov. 14 2018

The Justice Department on Wednesday released an internal legal opinion supporting the legality of Matthew Whitaker's appointment as acting attorney...

'Public hanging' remark puts spotlight on Mississippi Senate race

Published Nov. 13 2018

A video of a white U.S. senator from Mississippi making a flip reference to a "public hanging" is incensing voters...

Trump on new acting attorney general: 'I don't know Matt Whitaker'

Published Nov. 9 2018

President Donald Trump distanced himself Friday from his new acting attorney general, Matthew Whitaker, whose past business ties and comments...

Appeals court rules against Trump on DACA immigrant policy

Published Nov. 8 2018

A U.S. appeals court blocked President Donald Trump on Thursday from immediately ending an Obama-era program shielding young immigrants from...

Central American migrants in Mexico want buses to U.S. border

Published Nov. 8 2018

Central American migrants in a caravan that has stopped in Mexico City demanded buses Thursday to take them to the...

Acting AG Whitaker has thoughts on Mueller's Russia probe

Published Nov. 8 2018

Matthew Whitaker has warned that Robert Mueller's Russia investigation risks "going too far" and supported limits on the prosecutor's power....

Kemp's campaign declares victory in Georgia's governor race

Published Nov. 7 2018

Republican Brian Kemp's campaign declared victory Wednesday in the Georgia governor's race, though Democrat Stacey Abrams insists that enough ballots...

Tech and health care lead U.S. stock surge after midterms

Published Nov. 7 2018

Stocks rallied Wednesday as investors were relieved to see that the U.S. midterm elections went largely as they expected they...

Jeff Sessions forced out as attorney general by President Trump

Published Nov. 7 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was pushed out Wednesday as the country's chief law enforcement officer after enduring more than a...

Trump says government will halt if Democrats investigate him

Published Nov. 7 2018

President Donald Trump, emboldened by Republican election wins in the Senate and scornful of GOP candidates he felt didn't sufficiently...

Midterm coverage was a roller-coaster ride of dips and dives

Published Nov. 7 2018

After hours of television commentating, swinging needles on election meters and reams of statistics from obscure counties called up on...

China grants Trump family 18 trademarks in 2 months

Published Nov. 6 2018

The Chinese government granted 18 trademarks to companies linked to U.S. President Donald Trump and his daughter Ivanka Trump over...

A political year dominated by women faces its electoral test

Published Nov. 6 2018

The midterm elections brought a surge of female candidates to ballots across the country. Now, in a year that has...

Economic realities moderate Trump's hard line on Iran

Published Nov. 5 2018

The Trump administration was caught between allies at home and abroad and the reality of global economics as it reinstated...

Iran president warns of 'war situation' as sanctions resume

Published Nov. 5 2018

The U.S. re-imposed all sanctions Monday on Iran that once were lifted under its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers,...

Video of cop killer becomes Trump campaign push

Published Nov. 1 2018

The widows of two police officers the Mexican immigrant murdered were invited to President Donald Trump's 2017 address to Congress....