President Donald Trump's proposed steel and aluminum tariffs may not have enough impact on China, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., wrote Tuesday.
A former top aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo was convicted on corruption charges Tuesday at a trial that further exposed the state capital's culture of backroom deal-making.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner repeatedly refused to answer reporters' questions on Monday as to whether he plans to sign a gun control bill that's on his desk, The Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Former Secretary of Labor nominee Andy Puzder, whose name has been mentioned among those in the mix to replace National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn, said Tuesday he hasn't talked with the White House about the opening.
U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday praised the "great decision" by President Donald Trump to make Mike Pompeo the new secretary of state.
Mike Pompeo is the guy who gives President Trump bad news daily.
As director of the CIA, Mr. Pompeo travels most mornings from the agency's headquarters in Langley, Virginia, to the White House to present Mr. Trump with a classified report of global hot spots and national-security emergencies known as ...
President Donald Trump blasted California's "sanctuary policies," saying they put America's safety and security at risk.
Two U.S. officials say the White House has fired one of Rex Tillerson's top aides after he contradicted the official account of the secretary of state's dismissal by President Donald Trump. The officials said Steve Goldstein, the undersecretary of state for public diplomacy...
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Tuesday got testy pushing back on assertions that he had taken a private jet for any official travel.
From the surprise North Korea announcement to a Tuesday morning tweet.
Rep. Thomas J. Rooney said his troubled committee had to release its report now, “or we really have completely wasted a year of everybody's time. "
The reported friction between the president and his chief diplomat was very real.
A Washington Post source says Stone spoke about WikiLeaks having hacked Democratic emails in spring 2016 — long before they were publicly known.
Pennsylvania Republican Congressional candidate Rick Saccone admitted Tuesday that he's the underdog in the closely contested race in Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District, which is historically a GOP stronghold.
President Donald Trump's sudden dismissal of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has one Democratic senator calling him the "Commander-in-Chaos."
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - While students across the country plan walkouts to protest gun violence, teens at a New Mexico high school still reeling from a deadly shooting in December have organized a "walk-up" to help unify a rural campus with varied ideas on school safety.
Students at Aztec High ...
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to California to view border wall prototypes (all times local):
San Diego's Republican mayor says President Donald Trump won't get a full picture of the city during his brief visit to inspect prototypes of his proposed border ...
Ed Rendell, the former governor of Pennsylvania as well as former mayor of Philadelphia, said that progressive Democrats should support moderate Democrats such as Conor Lamb, the Democratic candidate in the Tuesday special election in Pennsylvania for an open House...
The White House has reportedly fired an aide at the State Department who contradicted the White House account of President Trump's firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.The Associated Press first reported the...
NEW YORK (AP) - Former top aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo is convicted on corruption charges.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) - A Michigan woman has moved into a church in the southwest part of the state in an effort to avoid being deported to Pakistan.
Saheeda Nadeem moved into First Congregational Church in Kalamazoo Monday.
The 62-year-old was born in Pakistan, and then lived in Kuwait before ...
The White House said President Trump fired Rex Tillerson as State Department secretary now in order to get a new team in place before big negotiations with North Korea — but that timeline is already looking iffy.
Sen. Bob Corker, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, signaled he will schedule ...
Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Texas newspapers:
Amarillo Globe-News. March 12, 2018.
It is unfortunate that the U.S. Senate has to pass legislation requiring government agencies, not to mention the U.S. military, to do something they should already be doing, but so be it.
The senior U.S. senator ...
DUNDEE, Mich. (AP) - Some big retailers have curbed sales of assault weapons after last month's school shooting in Florida. But others are sticking to their guns.
Several outdoor chains, including Bass Pro Shops, Cabela's, Gander Outdoors and Academy Sports, continue to sell assault-style rifles online and in stores as ...
Top Missouri officials say they have been disinvited from a roundtable with President Donald Trump this week in St. Louis. Trump will make his third trip to Missouri in less … Click to Continue »
House Speaker Paul Ryan praised the appointment of Mike Pompeo to lead the State Department, calling him "razor-sharp."
A group of senators on Tuesday said Congress needs to act on legislation that would provide grant money for school emergency response efforts, as the House prepares to vote on its version as soon as Wednesday — the one-month anniversary of the Parkland school massacre.
The STOP School Violence Act, ...
Republican U.S. Sen. Richard Burr, chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, said on Tuesday he looked forward to supporting Gina Haspel's nomination to be director of the CIA "ensuring its consideration without delay."
An environmental advocacy group sued the U.S. government on Tuesday for failing to release records that could show why it has not filed a report required under a global climate compact.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and former U.S. Vice President Al Gore teamed up at New York University to slam the Trump administration's off-shore drilling program and ongoing promotion of coal.
The estimated $12 million-plus pouring into Pennsylvania’s hotly-contested House race won’t break a spending record, but it could be one of the priciest short-term investments in political history, considering the district could disappear within the next several months -- or days.