CHICAGO — Organizers have canceled next month's Women's March in Chicago citing logistical issues, as accusations of anti-Semitism dog the national movement.
Local organizers blamed high costs and not enough volunteers as key reasons for abandoning the rally that would have taken place Jan. 19, when similar marches are scheduled ...
President Trump said Wednesday that he was concerned for the safety of first lady Melania Trump when making an unannounced trip to visit U.S. troops in Iraq for the Christmas holiday.
NEW YORK — The drumbeat of bad news for President Donald Trump hasn't been good for his most prominent backer in the media.
While Fox News Channel's Sean Hannity will end 2018 as cable news' most popular personality for the second year in a row, he's been slumping in the ...
President Trump plans a visit next month to the border wall that is at the heart of the ongoing partial government shutdown, he said Monday.
Mr. Trump announced plans for the trip to the southern border while visiting U.S. troops in Iraq. He also said he was ready to keep ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) - A judge has issued restrictions for media coverage of the trial of a 12-year-old eastern Iowa boy accused of trying to shoot a junior high school teacher.
The Quad-City Times reported Wednesday that the Scott County District Court judge ruled the media can't name the boy ...
U.S. stock markets soared on Wednesday, recovering from a Christmas Eve trading day that was the worst in the...
President Trump drew criticism Wednesday from the incoming chairman of the House Armed Services Committee for announcing plans to replace outgoing Defense Secretary James Mattis earlier than previously expected.
Rep. Adam Smith, Washington Democrat, said Mr. Trump has placed the United States "in a riskier position" by appointing Deputy Defense ...
, DC Examiner
I’m not sure where this bogus narrative alleging the Holy Family were refugees at the time of the nativity originated, but it’s certainly not from scripture.
, The Guardian
The US president is rewriting the international rule book that the UK will rely on to survive if it goes it alone
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Maine court has issued a three-year suspension for the law license of a failed Republican district attorney candidate who's been accused of sexual misconduct.
Superior Court Justice Thomas Warren ordered last week that attorney Seth Carey of Auburn should also undergo treatment for personality disorder. ...
, Washington Times
The European Union is failing. Across the continent ordinary folks are rebelling against elites — those modern-day aristocrats who attended the most prestigious universities and have dominated the continent’s center-left parties and governments since World War II.
, New York Times
Whatever the president says, the Fed chairman, Jerome Powell, is not the problem.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts mayor facing federal charges says he will not resign from office, setting the stage for a recall election.
The Fall River City Council had given Mayor Jasiel Correia (JAY'-zil koh-RAY'-uh) until 5 p.m. Wednesday to decide if would leave office on his own. ...
, Des Moines Register
For decades, the biased mainstream media have steadily undermined confidence in our country, portraying America as a violent aggressor rather than the champion of liberty it has always been. With Donald Trump in the White House, their anti-Americanism has only grown more strident.
, The Hill
That changed when I joined Paul Allen’s expedition team that discovered the USS Indianapolis. I experienced firsthand that a discovery such as this is a shared experience that brings many people joy, grief and closure.
ATLANTA (AP) - A Republican gubernatorial candidate in Georgia who campaigned in a "deportation bus" has turned himself in to county jail after being indicted on charges including insurance fraud.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports an attorney for state Sen. Michael Williams said Wednesday that the indictment presented a "one-sided story" ...
December 26 is also the date when Winston Churchill became the first British prime minister to address the United States Congress. In happened in the waning days of 1941, as America entered -- some would say, finally entered -- the Second World War.
, Washington Times
Critics of President Trump often grumble that he lacks a coherent foreign policy vision, but as 2018 comes to a close, we’re seeing a Trump Doctrine take shape. It’s a set of policies that promote freedom around the world buttressed by real commitments to state sovereignty, economic security and energy independence.
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, American Greatness
Whether pulling the remaining U.S. troops from Syria turns out to be a bold and beneficial move or a stupid, harmful one depends on what Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdo?an will do. That, in turn, depends in no small part on what constraints he senses from President Trump—as well as from Russia’s Vladimir Putin.
Democrats are worried that they have a problem: The three people leading polls in the very early stages of their presidential race are all white men.The party traditionally battles over identity politics and wants...
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) on Wednesday defended President Trump for asking a child if they believed in Santa, saying the controversy over the remarks was overblown.Huckabee appear...
Michael Williams, the Republican Georgia state senator and former gubernatorial candidate, reported to jail on Wednesday following his indictment on insurance fraud charges....
Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:
The Houston Chronicle on capital punishment as a policy:
Pride in our state's exceptional history and traditions related to the Old West may help explain Texans' clinging to some practices that should be consigned to the state's ...
The unannounced trip on the day after Christmas comes amid turmoil and confusion at the Pentagon.
President Trump made his first visit to a combat zone since taking office. The trip follows months of public pressure for him to spend time with troops deployed to conflicts in the Middle East and punctuates the biggest week of turmoil the Pentagon has faced during his presidency. This is a developing story. It will […]
President Trump made a surprise visit Wednesday to U.S. troops in Iraq, his first visit to forces serving in a war zone.
The president was accompanied by first lady Melania Trump on the unannounced trip.
A Reuters photographer captured images of the president and first lady meeting with U.S. service ...
President Donald Trump spent around three and a half hours on the ground in Iraq on his first visit to the troubled region.
President Trump and the first lady appeared in Iraq on Wednesday for a surprise visit with troops and senior military leadership at Al Asad Air Base, where he said he has "no plans at all" to remove any of the 5,000 U.S. troops from the country.
President Trump made an unannounced trip Tuesday to Iraq, his first visit to troops in a combat zone as president."President Trump and the First Lady tr...