Disappearing messages, private phones test open records laws

Published Jul. 22 2018

One app promotes itself as a way to discuss sensitive negotiations and human resources problems without leaving a digital record.

Gallery: People await Mike Pence's arrival in Cleveland, Tennessee

Published Jul. 21 2018

A tax policy event hosted by America First policies at Lee University's Pangle Hall on Saturday, July 21, 2018, in...

Putin idea for Ukraine referendum rejected by White House

Published Jul. 21 2018

The White House has rejected a Vladimir Putin-backed effort to hold a referendum in eastern Ukraine on the region's future,...

Liberal icon, new Democratic star wade into GOP-heavy Kansas

Published Jul. 20 2018

The new face of an emerging democratic socialist movement joined its patriarch in the most unlikely place Friday, calling on...

Kavanaugh's lengthy paper trail becomes flashpoint

Published Jul. 20 2018

Judge Brett Kavanaugh has a long record of judicial and executive branch service to recommend him as President Donald...

Trump was taped talking of paying for Playboy model's story

Published Jul. 20 2018

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer secretly recorded Trump discussing a potential payment for a former Playboy model's account of...

Trump aims to end automatic protections for some species

Published Jul. 19 2018

The Trump administration on Thursday proposed ending automatic protections for threatened animal and plant species and limiting habitat safeguards that...

Trump slams rate increases by independent Federal Reserve

Published Jul. 19 2018

President Donald Trump on Thursday cast aside concerns about the Federal Reserve's independence, saying he was "not happy" with the...

FBI Director Wray says Russia continues to sow discord in US

Published Jul. 18 2018

FBI Director Christopher Wray said Wednesday that Russia continues to use fake news, propaganda and covert operations to "spin up"...

After Helsinki, Dems struggle over Trump, the term 'treason'

Published Jul. 18 2018

Democrats are happy to say President Donald Trump undermined American democracy. That he patted Vladimir Putin on the back for...

Military veterans divided over Trump's Russia comments

Published Jul. 18 2018

Iraq War veteran Chris Sheppard fumed as he watched President Trump's joint news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin in...

Tale of sex, deception emerges about suspected Russian agent

Published Jul. 18 2018

A 29-year-old gun-rights activist suspected of being a covert Russian agent was likely in contact with Kremlin operatives while living...

Trump-Kim statement overpromised on return of war remains

Published Jul. 18 2018

More than a month after North Korea pledged to immediately return some American war dead, the promise is unfulfilled.

Prosecutors want suspected covert Russian agent kept in jail

Published Jul. 18 2018

A 29-year-old gun-rights activist accused of being a covert Russian agent was likely in contact with Kremlin operatives while she...

Trump: New Air Force One to get red, white and blue makeover

Published Jul. 18 2018

President Donald Trump says Air Force One is getting a patriotic makeover.

Immigrant children describe hunger and cold in detention

Published Jul. 17 2018

Wet and muddy from their trek across the Mexican border, immigrant children say they sat or lay on the cold,...

State lawmakers accused of harassment are running for office

Published Jul. 17 2018

Dozens of state lawmakers nationwide have been accused of sexual harassment or misconduct since the beginning of 2017.

Writer removed from summit event says he only had a question

Published Jul. 17 2018

The writer and political activist who was forcibly removed from a room where U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President...

Trump backs down under fire, 'clarifies' on Russia meddling

Published Jul. 17 2018

Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump strained Tuesday to "clarify" his...

Russian hackers used US online infrastructure against itself

Published Jul. 16 2018

Exactly seven months before the 2016 presidential election, Russian government hackers made it onto a Democratic committee's network.

US arrests, accuses woman of acting as Russian agent

Published Jul. 16 2018

A 29-year-old gun-rights activist served as a covert Russian agent while living in Washington, gathering intelligence on American officials and...

CNN's Cooper calls Trump's summit performance 'disgraceful'

Published Jul. 16 2018

Seconds after President Donald Trump's news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin ended Monday, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper called the...

Corker says Trump made the US look 'more like a pushover'

Published Jul. 16 2018

Two of Tennessee's top Republicans, U.S. Sens. Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander, parted ways with President Donald Trump on Monday...