Trump Jr. met with Mueller witness during campaign

Donald Trump Jr. met during the 2016 campaign with two men who are now a focus of investigators working for special counsel Robert Mueller.

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 7:11 pm CDT

McCaskill defends CIA vote, says reasons are classified

Claire McCaskill defends vote against CIA director: Says specific reasons classified.

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 9:01 pm CDT
Texas shooting renews debate about American school design

Texas shooting renews debate about American school design

Texas shooting renews debate about whether school designs make them easy targets.

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 2:40 pm CDT

Trump welcomes wife home in tweet that misspells her name

Melania Trump is back at the White House after an extended hospitalization for a kidney procedure.

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 9:46 am CDT
White House pushes ahead with Mideast peace plan

White House pushes ahead with Mideast peace plan

The Trump administration is aiming to roll out its much-hyped but long-delayed Middle East peace plan next month amid signs it may further alienate the Palestinians by slashing funding for humanitarian and development projects in the West Bank and Gaza.

Friday, May 18th 2018, 11:24 pm CDT
CIA's Haspel can tap undercover work in Russian operations

CIA's Haspel can tap undercover work in Russian operations

Scrutiny of Gina Haspel's CIA career has been focused on her role in the agency's former harsh interrogation program, but it's her experience with Russian operations that she will tap as she takes over at a time of rising tension with Moscow.

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 8:21 am CDT
US, China say Beijing commits to buying more American goods

US, China say Beijing commits to buying more American goods

Just-ended U.S.-China trade talks in Washington have produced a commitment by Beijing to "significantly increase" its purchases of Americans goods and services.

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 1:40 pm CDT
US, China agree to cut American trade deficit

US, China agree to cut American trade deficit

United States and China agree to reduce massive US trade deficit but no numerical target set.

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 11:21 pm CDT

Conservative revolt over immigration sinks House farm bill

The House is pressing toward a showdown vote on stricter work and job training requirements for food stamps that are combined with a renewal of farm subsidies, but the measure's chances are iffy because of an unrelated scrap over immigration.

Friday, May 18th 2018, 9:33 am CDT
Arizona 'Dreamers' struggle after losing cheaper tuition

Arizona 'Dreamers' struggle after losing cheaper tuition

More than 2,300 other public college students around Arizona with deferred deportation status starting this fall will no longer qualify for in-state tuition under an Arizona Supreme Court decision.

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 11:20 am CDT

The Latest: Trump misspells wife's name in homecoming tweet

President Donald Trump has welcomed his wife home from the hospital in a tweet that misspells the first lady's first name.

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 2:20 pm CDT
Beijing showing signs of compromise in trade talks with US

Beijing showing signs of compromise in trade talks with US

Beijing is showing signs of compromise in trade talks with US in Washington.

Friday, May 18th 2018, 4:41 pm CDT
Gunman blasted through door, lingered for about 30 minutes

Gunman blasted through door, lingered for about 30 minutes

Only weeks after supporting Parkland survivors, Texas students are victims of deadly school attack.

Friday, May 18th 2018, 11:45 pm CDT
Trump catches Wilkie off-guard with VA secretary nomination

Trump catches Wilkie off-guard with VA secretary nomination

President Donald Trump says he'll nominate acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently lead the beleaguered department.

Friday, May 18th 2018, 11:22 pm CDT
Trump: Justice Department planted spy in 2016 campaign

Trump: Justice Department planted spy in 2016 campaign

President Donald Trump accused the Justice Department of trying to frame him by planting a spy in his 2016 campaign _ an allegation his own lawyer says might not be true.

Friday, May 18th 2018, 11:30 pm CDT
Immigration a fraught issue for GOP as midterms approach

Immigration a fraught issue for GOP as midterms approach

The dust-up this past week in the House over immigration shows just how problematic and risky the issue is for the GOP at a time when the party needs unity heading into pivotal elections in November.

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 9:51 am CDT
Detained Saudi women driving campaigners branded traitors

Detained Saudi women driving campaigners branded traitors

Seven people in Saudi Arabia, including four prominent women's rights activists who campaigned for the right to drive, are being accused by state security of working with "foreign entities".

Saturday, May 19th 2018, 3:00 am CDT
Not all GOP candidates want Trump to stump

Not all GOP candidates want Trump to stump

Trump plans aggressive role in midterm elections, but he's not welcome everywhere.

Friday, May 18th 2018, 11:51 pm CDT
Parkland students on Texas: "They're part of this now"

Parkland students on Texas: "They're part of this now"

Parkland school shooting survivors are expressing outrage and heartbreak on social media in the aftermath of the latest school shooting in Texas.

Friday, May 18th 2018, 12:26 pm CDT
Trump thrusts abortion fight into crucial midterm elections

Trump thrusts abortion fight into crucial midterm elections

The Trump administration is resurrecting a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers.

Thursday, May 17th 2018, 11:40 pm CDT