Sen. Tim Kaine raises more than $2 million in first quarter of 2018

Sen. Tim Kaine raised more than $2 million in the first quarter of 2018 and had more than $10 million on hand at the end of March as the Virginia Democrat gears up for his first re-election bid.

Mr. Kaine's campaign said Tuesday that the senator has now raised close ...

Arizona colleges to increase DACA students’ tuition

PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona's three state universities and its largest community college district will immediately raise tuition for young immigrants granted deferred deportation status because of a new state Supreme Court ruling.

The Arizona Supreme Court says those granted the ability to work and stay in the U.S. under a ...

FBI questioning into Ohio House speaker prompts call from AG

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Republican Ohio Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Mike DeWine says he urged House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger to resign if he has committed any wrongdoing but was told that's not the case.

DeWine says he called Rosenberger on Friday about a report that Rosenberger had hired an ...

White House says China ‘blinked’ in trade feud

The White House said Tuesday that China's president just blinked in the trade feud between Washington and Beijing.

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Chinese President Xi Jinping actually "may have blinked three times" in a speech earlier Tuesday in which he offered trade concessions.

"He's talking about market ...

Queen Elizabeth likens Trump to noisy helicopter

Queen Elizabeth II is comparing President Trump to a noisy helicopter, quipping that the commander in chief goes "round and round when you want to talk."The British monarch made the crack while filming a documentar...

Trump cancels trip to Peru, Colombia

President Trump has scrapped his planned trip to Peru and Colombia, the White House announced Tuesday.White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Trump will remain in Washington to oversee the response...

2 state officers may testify in ex-senator’s bribery trial

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Two Arkansas state constitutional officers and the chair of the state Republican Party may testify in the bribery trial of Republican former state Sen. Jon Woods.

The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that state Auditor Andrea Lea, Treasurer Dennis Milligan and GOP Party Chairman Doyle Webb ...

Former Kentucky speaker attends hearing about settlement

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The former speaker of the Kentucky House of Representatives is attending an ethics hearing investigating a sexual harassment settlement he signed last year involving a woman who once worked for the House Republican Caucus.

Republican state Rep. Jeff Hoover appeared before the Legislative Ethics Commission Tuesday ...

Donald Trump cancels Peru trip to monitor Syria crisis

President Trump canceled a planned trip this week to Peru for the Summit of the Americas because of the crisis in Syria, the White House announced Tuesday.

He is sending Vice President Mike Pence in his place, said White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

"President Trump will not attend ...

John N. Kennedy to request classified briefing on Syria

Sen. John N. Kennedy said Tuesday that the U.S. cannot let the chemical attacks in Syria go unanswered.

"We can't let it go unanswered. If we do, our friends won't trust us, and our enemies won't respect us," Mr. Kennedy, Louisiana Republican, said on CNN.

He said that he's sending ...

Sherrod Brown sets new mark for 1st quarter fundraising in Ohio

Sen. Sherrod Brown raised $3.3 million over the first three months of the year, leaving him with $11.8 million cash on hand at the end of March.

The Brown camp said the first quarter haul sets a new record for a campaign in Ohio, and said the 65-year-old has twice ...

Donald Trump calls FBI raid on Michael Cohen a ‘witch hunt’

President Trump called the investigation into personal lawyer Michael Cohen a "total witch hunt" on Tuesday after the FBI raided Mr. Cohen's office the day before.

"Attorney–client privilege is dead!," Mr. Trump tweeted.

"A TOTAL WITCH HUNT!!!" he added.

Mr. Cohen is being investigation for bank and wire ...