With Trump endorsement, Roby tries to fend off GOP challenge

With Trump endorsement, Roby tries to fend off GOP challenge

Once a Trump critic, GOP congresswoman Martha Roby seeks redemption in Alabama runoff.

Monday, July 16th 2018, 11:35 pm CDT
Tumult of Trump's Europe trip smashes presidential precedent

Tumult of Trump's Europe trip smashes presidential precedent

Historians see Trump's tumultuous trip across Europe smashing conventions about American leaders on world stage.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 6:28 pm CDT
Trump backs down, says he misspoke on Russia meddling

Trump backs down, says he misspoke on Russia meddling

Trump's embrace of Putin, questioning of US intelligence agencies' findings of Russian election meddling cap a European tour marked by criticism.

Monday, July 16th 2018, 11:19 pm CDT
Immigrant children describe hunger and cold in detention

Immigrant children describe hunger and cold in detention

Immigrant children are complaining of hunger, cold and fear in a voluminous court filing about conditions in U.S. holding facilities.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 4:02 pm CDT

Lawmakers warn Trump tariffs threaten local newspapers

Members of Congress are warning that newspapers in their home states are in danger of layoffs, cutting coverage or going out of business entirely if the United States maintains recently imposed tariffs on Canadian newsprint.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 10:33 am CDT

New IRS policy allows some tax-exempt groups to veil donors

The Trump administration is lifting requirements for some tax-exempt groups to disclose the identities of their donors to federal tax authorities. The change benefits groups that spend millions on political ads, such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 1:05 pm CDT

EPA proposal to limit science studies draws opposition

Democratic lawmakers are joining scientists in denouncing an industry-backed proposal to dramatically limit what kind of science the Environmental Protection Agency can consider.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 9:23 am CDT

GAO: Less than half of school districts test water for lead

Less than half of school districts test for lead in the drinking water, according to a federal report released Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 4:57 pm CDT

Dems see Kavanaugh as Obamacare threat, but law likely safe

The heated debate over how Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh would vote on the Affordable Care Act might not matter. With five past defenders of the ACA still on the nation's highest court, the odds tilt in favor of the law being allowed to stand.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 12:26 pm CDT

Mueller seeks immunity for 5 witnesses in Manafort case

Special counsel Robert Mueller is seeking immunity for five potential witnesses in the upcoming trial of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 3:30 pm CDT
The Latest: Polls close in Alabama primary runoff election

The Latest: Polls close in Alabama primary runoff election

Alabama's election chief says turnout in the primary runoffs appears to be "extraordinarily low.".

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 1:47 pm CDT

Arizona Senate candidate shot mother, speaks on gun control

A Republican Arizona state Senate candidate is shocking gun control advocates by sharing details about shooting and killing his mother in apparent self-defense more than 50 years ago.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 5:22 pm CDT
Book by rising Democratic star Kamala Harris coming in 2019

Book by rising Democratic star Kamala Harris coming in 2019

Sen. Kamala Harris, a rising star in the Democratic Party and a possible 2020 presidential contender, has a book deal.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 12:14 pm CDT
The Latest: Trump says he misspoke on Russia, US election

The Latest: Trump says he misspoke on Russia, US election

President Donald Trump will make remarks Tuesday afternoon about his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, as he faces mounting criticism allies and foes alike about his failure to publicly condemn Russian election meddling.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 11:49 am CDT
Russia's Trump takeaway: Putin basks in post-summit glow

Russia's Trump takeaway: Putin basks in post-summit glow

For Vladimir Putin, holding a summit with Donald Trump was a victory in itself.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 3:36 am CDT

Cuomo outraises Nixon, but questions about donors linger

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is easily outpacing challenger Cynthia Nixon when it comes to campaign contributions, but the Democrat can't shake questions about some past donors.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 3:42 pm CDT
Lights go out during Trump statement at the White House

Lights go out during Trump statement at the White House

President Donald Trump wanted to make an important point and then the lights went out as Trump was saying he has "full faith" in the U.S. intelligence agencies in the aftermath of his Helsinki news conference.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 3:45 pm CDT
Senate GOP, Dems fight over Kavanaugh confirmation documents

Senate GOP, Dems fight over Kavanaugh confirmation documents

Senate battle brewing over Democrats' requests for documents from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's career.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 2:55 pm CDT
Writer removed from summit event says he only had a question

Writer removed from summit event says he only had a question

The writer who was forcibly removed from a room where U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin were about to give a news conference says he wasn't trying to protest.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 2:33 pm CDT
The Latest: Rubio calls Russia 'a threat for years to come'

The Latest: Rubio calls Russia 'a threat for years to come'

Scaramucci: Trump must disavow Helsinki press conference comments doubting US intelligence and accepting Putin's denials.

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 7:58 am CDT