Donald Trump calls Stormy Daniels’ sketch a ‘con job’

President Trump said Wednesday that porn actress Stormy Daniels' sketch of a man she said threatened her was a "con job."

"A sketch years later about a nonexistent man. A total con job, playing the Fake News Media for Fools (but they know it)!" Mr. Trump tweeted along with ...

Senate GOP wary of new tax cut sequel

New projections on the size of the federal deficit and the price tag of President Trump's tax-cut law have left some Republican senators nervous about voting on another tax package before the election.While the GOP...

Lawmaker, lobbyist to appear in federal court

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama legislator and a lobbyist who once chaired the Alabama Republican Party are scheduled to appear in federal court on conspiracy charges.

State Republican Rep. Jack D. Williams of Vestavia Hills and lobbyist Marty Connors are scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday afternoon in federal court ...

Ethicist foresees choosing your baby from dozens of embryos

NEW YORK (AP) - So you want to have a baby.

Would you like a dark-haired girl with a high risk of someday getting colon cancer, but a good chance of above-average music ability?

Or would you prefer a girl with a good prospect for high SAT scores and a ...

Federal court to hear argument in Aaron Schock appeal

CHICAGO (AP) - A federal appeals court in Chicago will hear oral arguments in the corruption case of U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock as his lawyers seek to have all his charges dismissed.

Wednesday's hearing at the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals comes amid signs parts of the case against ...

No new trial for former lawmaker convicted in fraud case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The U.S. Supreme Court says it won't grant a new trial to a former Ohio lawmaker convicted of defrauding investors.

Prosecutors say Pete Beck, a former Republican state representative and mayor of Mason in southwest Ohio, used his position in the community to convince people to ...

Trump opposes US rejoining Pacific trade deal

President Trump on Tuesday said he's opposed to the U.S. reentering the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), and instead advocated for establishing bilateral trade deals with countries."While Japan and South Korea woul...