The Kremlin spokesman says it's no big deal that President Donald Trump didn't congratulate Vladimir Putin on his re-election as president. Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters Tuesday that he doesn't consider Trump's silence an "unfriendly move."...
, The New Yorker
If you wanted to tell the story of an entire Presidency in a single tweet, you could try the one that President Trump posted after Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired Andrew McCabe, the deputy director of the F.B.I., on Friday night.
President Donald Trump will soon make it easier to export some types of lethal U.S.-made drones to potentially dozens more allies and partners, according to people familiar with the plan. Trump is expected to ease rules for such foreign sales under a long-delayed new policy...
Former Speaker Newt Gingrich called for President Trump to stop attacking special counsel Robert Mueller and to instead "focus on being president."Gingrich on Monday was asked during an interview on Fox News if he...
The protracted state of emergency in Turkey has caused serious human rights abuses against "hundreds of thousands of people," including killings, torture and arbitrary detention, the UN warned Tuesday....
Republican leaders in the House of Representatives are noting their support for a second special counsel in order to investigate allegations by conservatives of bias at the FBI.
Rep. Brian Babin said Tuesday that securing the border is more important than addressing the DACA program.
"I think that this is a problem, but is this the biggest problem we face today? No it's not. The biggest problem we're facing today is unsecured borders, which DACA is a result ...
Republican strategists are predicting major political problems if President Donald Trump moves to fire special counsel Robert Mueller.
With the 2018 primary season already underway, leaders of the Senate intelligence committee are launching an effort to protect U.S. elections from a repeat episode of foreign interference. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Virginia Sen. Mark...
, NBC News
The old political cliche “Democrats fall in love, while Republicans fall in line” is nevertheless alive and well when it comes to the Democratic base. Many Democrats, including myself, still do need to be in love to be inspired politically. But what’s changed is that we no longer need a particular candidate to set our hearts a flutter. Rather, Democrats have begun to fall head over heels in love with the goal of defeating Donald Trump and his agenda. And to achieve that, it seems more and more Democrats may be willing to check progressive purity at the door in favor of...
Rep. Jackie Speier said Tuesday that if President Trump fires special counsel Robert Mueller, then she will push to remove him from office.
"I trust the tweets that the president puts out when he's unsupervised. And I think what we've seen over and over again is his intention to obstruct ...
Longtime U.S. allies like the U.K. and South Korea have seen relations fray since President Donald Trump took office, but at least one nation sees its partnership growing tighter than ever: Saudi Arabia.Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman will meet Trump in Washington on...
Voicing hopes that Beijing and the United States could avoid a trade war, Premier Li Keqiang told the close of the annual parliament session that China would open its economy further, so that foreign and Chinese firms can compete on an equal footing.Fears of a...
HELSINKI (AP) - Finland's foreign minister says denuclearization is not on the agenda as North Korean envoys meet with their South Korean colleagues and former U.S. diplomats in the Nordic country.
Foreign Minister Timo Soini said Tuesday in an interview with Finnish broadcaster MTV3 that nuclear weapons are not expected ...
Melania Trump is hosting executives from major online and social media companies to discuss cyberbullying and internet safety, more than a year after saying that would be her issue as first lady.
If you're looking for party infighting, look no further than Illinois.
There are three main theories: Russian agents got sloppy; the Kremlin is sending an international message; and the Kremlin is warning its own people not to defect.
Conservatives target Republican governor; liberals hope to oust longtime Democratic congressman
President Trump has openly discussed firing his lawyer, Ty Cobb, according...
, The Week
There is a tribal element in all politics. The only question is whether we strive to transcend it or actively encourage it.
, FOX News
A look at accusations against the former FBI deputy director that led to his firing and whether his dismissal was justified. #Tucker
The president is basically leading his own Party of Trump with the support of millions of disaffected Americans sick of the ineffectiveness and unresponsiveness of both two-faced parties.
, USA Today
My job is to take care of women. As an obstetrician-gynecologist working in Botswana, I see women through the highs and lows of their reproductive lives. Until last year, I personally had only experienced the highs. In 2015, I gave birth to a perfect baby at the right time in my life given my values and goals. A few years later, when I was ready, I got pregnant with my second child.
, New York Times
Walt Whitman had a prescription for national renewal.