NEW YORK — A bomb was found in a mailbox at the suburban New York home of George Soros, the liberal billionaire philanthropist who has been denounced by President Donald Trump and vilified by right-wing conspiracy theorists, authorities said Tuesday.
Federal agents safely detonated the device after being summoned Monday ...
Early voting numbers from several key battleground states now show Republican voters turning out in far greater numbers than Democratic ones, signaling an almost across-the-board GOP surge that is dulling the prospects of a so-called "blue wave" on Nov. 6.
Fearing massive voter fraud and questionable vote counting, Republicans, Democrats and interest groups are all taking the unusual step of dispatching armies of lawyers in this non-presidential election year to … Click to Continue »
Most Senate Republicans wanted to vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court as quickly as possible, to move past the supercharged debate over his character. Dean Heller, the only Senate Republican running for re-election in a state carried by Hillary Clinton in 2016 would have been fine waiting a little longer.
PHOENIX (AP) - A judge who ordered taxpayer-funded compensation for Latinos who were illegally detained when then-Sheriff Joe Arpaio defied a 2011 court order in a racial profiling case is being asked to give the victims six more months to apply for the money.
The one-year period for filing claims ...
President Trump on Tuesday volleyed a number of attacks at California over the state's water practices and fire management, going so far as to threaten withholding future federal aid.Speaking at...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Advertising is starting to increase ahead of the Nov. 6 special election for a U.S. Senate seat in Mississippi.
Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith released a TV ad Tuesday showing her at her family's cattle auction in Brookhaven. She relates cattle ranching to serving in Washington and ...
President Trump on Tuesday ramped up his rhetoric against Saudi Arabia over the death of Jamal Khashoggi, calling the ki...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Text messages and other documents surrounding trips made by Florida Democratic candidate for governor Andrew Gillum are being turned over as part of an ongoing ethics investigation.
Some of the documents appear to contradict Gillum's assertion that he paid for all expenses related to two trips to ...
After criticizing his 2016 opponents for speaking Spanish on the campaign trail, President Trump is increasingly using his limited Spanish vocabulary in the White House.
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Former Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski sentenced to 15 years in prison on corruption charges.
The No. 2 Republican in the House shared photos on Instagram showing that his office had been broken into.
Plans about the Trump administration's transgender policy reinforces concerns from the LGBT community.
President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are slated to meet in Paris next month on the sidelines of the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the armistice, White House National Security Adviser John Bolton confirmed Tuesday.
John Daniel Davidson
, The Federalist
Before one of the largest midterm election crowds in recent memory, Trump outlined the grand theme of his reelection: culture war.
, The Week
We are now two weeks away from the 2018 midterms — which means that much of the political world is already focused on the 2020 presidential election.
The FBI says it was unable to locate any photos of former FBI Director James Comey and special counsel Robert Mueller "hugging and kissing" after President Trump ...
John Boehner is well-known for his fondness for red wine and cigarettes. But in his new career since retiring as House speaker, the veteran Ohio GOP lawmaker has added marijuana -- or at least the industry -- to his list of vices.
Governor Greg Abbott's reelection campaign offered on Tuesday to fly Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to Texas for free so she can campaign for Democrats.
John Jackson, Mr. Abbott's campaign manager, penned the invitation for the chair of the Texas Democratic Party Gilberto Hinojosa.
"On behalf of Texas For Greg Abbott, ...
Hollywood Democrats are pouring money into the midterm elections, infusing races with cash in a last-ditch push to flip control of Congress.Some of the country's most famous faces - including Meryl Streep, Steven S...
Records show that undercover FBI agents gave Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum (Fla.) a ticket to "Hamilton" in 2016, contrary to his campaign's previous explanation.Former lobbyist Adam Core...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Text messages and other documents surrounding trips made by Florida Democratic candidate for governor Andrew Gillum are being turned over as part of an ongoing ethics investigation.
Some of the documents appear to contradict Gillum's assertion that he paid for all expenses related to two trips ...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The Latest on Wisconsin governor's race (all times local):
Gov. Scott Walker's latest campaign ad saying that Democrat Tony Evers wants "special treatment for illegals" is being decried as racist and an act of desperation.
The Republican Walker released the latest ad Tuesday, exactly ...
Stacey Abrams was part of a flag-burning protest while a freshman at Spelman College, at a time when the Confederate emblem was a significant chunk of Georgia's flag.
, The Hill
But what does Biden or any other Democrat hoping to beat President Trump in 2020 offer the middle class? Nothing but the politics of envy and a transparent effort to misrepresent and belittle the current economy.
, Washington Post
It has achieved none of the things that Republicans promised it would. It didn’t reduce deficits. It didn’t target the middle class. And it didn’t win goodwill with voters.
, New York Post
The science clearly shows that meat production — especially beef — emits methane and requires CO2-heavy inputs. But when we dig deeper, it turns out such claims are massively overhyped.
, The Resurgent
The @AP ran a story on October 9, 2018, claiming there were 53,000 registered voters in Georgia who were put on a "pending" list. The GA Secretary of State has completed his review, including hiring an independent reviewer, and his findings are as follow:
, The American Prospect
Midterm elections for the House are usually major defeats for the party of a newly elected incumbent president, and that bodes poorly for Trump and the Republicans, right? Well, sort of.
, The American Spectator
Don’t let this Bernie Sanders wannabe turn Florida into New York.