SEATTLE (AP) - Facebook and Washington state have reached a legally binding agreement that requires the tech giant to stop enabling advertisers to unlawfully discriminate in who sees their ads.
Facebook says it was already doing so. Under pressure from civil rights activists, it announced in April it removed thousands ...
In the past two decades, antitrust enforcement in the United States has been much less strict than in Europe.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A brother of Republican gubernatorial candidate Mike Dunleavy and a prominent sport fishing activist have put hundreds of thousands of dollars into a third-party group supporting Dunleavy's candidacy, a sign of Alaska's new political reality.
Since 2012, the Alaska Public Offices Commission has not enforced contribution ...
The release of a heavily-redacted version of the FBI's application for a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warrant to wiretap onetime Trump foreign policy adviser Carter Page has spurred calls to remove the redactions, to un-black out the pages blacked out by the FBI before the document was made public.
The president can revoke the clearance of former top officials, but doing so won't address the problems the administration has offered as its rationaleÃ¢??and may create even bigger trouble.
The administration has taken serious steps to rein in Russia, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told lawmakers Wednesday, pushing back against a Congress increasingly convinced President Trump has emboldening enemies and poisoned foreign relations with America's allies.
Mr. Pompeo said "based on the many hours I have spent briefing President ...
PHOENIX (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union is spending $720,000 in the U.S. Senate race in Arizona to send people into neighborhoods to hand out fliers and run a TV commercial critical of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's treatment of immigrants.
The legal advocacy group normally stays out of political ...
In San Francisco, immigrants who are in the country illegally are now eligible to register and vote in school board elections. Of course, this is clearly illegal under the California Constitution.
The second I finished watching President Trump fawning over Vladimir Putin in Helsinki — refusing to defend the conclusions of his own intelligence services about Russia’s interference in our 2016 elections — I knew I was seeing something I’d never seen before.
President Trump's meeting with Vladimir Putin was a profile in courage against an onslaught of media pressure that would have made a typical glad-handing huckster politician fold. By engaging in rational foreign policy without the baggage of swamp politics, President Trump did precisely
Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation hearings could become a forum for discussions that Americans never fully had about the post-9/11 years.
They can’t block the nominee on their own, but they’re under intense pressure from liberals to wage a full-scale attack against Kavanaugh as they try to sway the one or two Republicans needed to sink President Trump’s pick and score a major victory heading into the midterm elections.
A recording from Donald Trump’s longtime attorney and fixer, Michael Cohen, raises further legal questions about payments made during the 2016 campaign.
In one of the more stunning revelations contained in the report compiled by the Justice Department's watchdog, former FBI Director James Comey claimed he doesn't remember the moment he decided Ã¢?? and put down in writing -- that Hillary Clinton had committed crimes.
BOSTON (AP) - An upscale Boston clothing store owner accused of making disparaging remarks and denying service to a black man and a Middle Eastern woman has been sued by the state attorney general.
Democratic Attorney General Maura Healey's lawsuit was filed Wednesday and says The Tannery owner Hicham Ali ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - White House: Trump delaying proposed next meeting with Russia's Putin until 2019, citing Mueller probe.
Congresswoman Maxine Waters assured CNBC's John Harwood on Wednesday that the Democratic Party has very few members who are "to the left of the left."
One of President Trump's staunchest critics says the rise of Democratic Socialists within the party should be of no concern to midterm voters this November. ...