North Carolina elections head says ballots handled illegally

Published Feb. 19 2019

A Republican operative, who last year rounded up votes for a GOP candidate running for Congress, conducted an illegal and...

White House indicates Trump to veto disapproval of emergency

Published Feb. 19 2019

President Donald Trump is prepared to issue the first veto of his term if Congress votes to disapprove his declaration...

Official: Deputy AG Rosenstein expected to depart in March

Published Feb. 19 2019

A Justice Department official says Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expected to leave his position in the middle of...


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16 states sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

Published Feb. 18 2019

California and 15 other states filed a lawsuit Monday against President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to fund a wall on...

Protesters slam Trump's emergency declaration as at least a dozen states ready lawsuit

Published Feb. 18 2019

Protesters around the U.S. spent Presidents Day rallying against President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration as at least a dozen...

Trump the pundit handicaps 2020 Democratic contenders

Published Feb. 18 2019

Kamala Harris had the best campaign roll-out. Amy Klobuchar's snowy debut showed grit. Elizabeth Warren's opening campaign video was a...

Judge bars immigration policing criteria for two grants

Published Feb. 16 2019

A Los Angeles federal judge on Friday permanently blocked the Trump administration from imposing conditions that police departments cooperate with...

Portland police texts with far-right group spark probe

Published Feb. 16 2019

The city of Portland, often in the spotlight for its liberal leanings, has been roiled by the revelation that a...

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Published Feb. 15 2019

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week.

Court filing: Paul Manafort faces more than 19 years in prison on tax, bank fraud charges

Published Feb. 15 2019

Paul Manafort, the one-time chairman of Donald Trump's presidential campaign, could spend more than 19 years in prison on tax...

Trump says he might extend deadline in U.S.-China talks

Published Feb. 15 2019

President Donald Trump said that "there's a possibility" he would extend a March 2 deadline in trade talks with China...

California may sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

Published Feb. 15 2019

California is likely to sue President Donald Trump over his emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border,...


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Sen. Lamar Alexander calls Trump's national emergency declaration to build border wall 'unnecessary, unwise and inconsistent with the U.S. Constitution'

Published Feb. 15 2019

U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., today released a statement in the wake of President Donald Trump's declaration of a national...

Trump declares national emergency to build border wall [video]

Published Feb. 15 2019

Defiant in the face of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump declared a national emergency Friday to get more...

Trump Organization scraps plans for two hotel chains, blaming politics

Published Feb. 14 2019

President Donald Trump's company is scrapping plans for two new hotel chains announced two years ago, casting blame in part...

Deadly blue 'Mexican oxy' pills take toll on US Southwest

Published Feb. 14 2019

Aaron Francisco Chavez swallowed at least one of the sky blue pills at a Halloween party before falling asleep forever....

Trump gains weight, now considered obese

Published Feb. 14 2019

President Donald Trump has put on some pounds and is now officially considered obese.

All tri-state area U.S. senators vote in favor of border security funding

Published Feb. 14 2019

All six U.S. senators from Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama voted in favor of the bipartisan border bill passed overwhelmingly Thursday...

Georgia House speaker accused of delaying court for clients

Published Feb. 14 2019

One of Georgia's most powerful lawmakers has repeatedly used his office to delay court proceedings — some of them for...

Congress OKs border deal; Trump will sign, declare emergency

Published Feb. 14 2019

The White House confirms that President Donald Trump will sign a bill averting a potential partial government shutdown at the...

Senate confirms William Barr as attorney general

Published Feb. 14 2019

The Senate on Thursday confirmed William Barr as attorney general, placing the veteran government official and lawyer atop the Justice...

EPA sets toxins response plan amid criticism from lawmakers

Published Feb. 14 2019

The Environmental Protection Agency is expected to announce a plan for dealing with a class of long-lasting chemical contaminants amid...

California governor wants users to profit from online data

Published Feb. 14 2019

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has set off a flurry of speculation after he said the state's consumers should get a...