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.
The head of CBS News said Tuesday that a "60 Minutes" interview with adult film star Stormy Daniels is on its way but that more journalistic work needs to be done on the story.
SEATTLE (AP) - The Washington state Legislature ended its latest session without passing a bill that would allow the State Patrol to destroy firearms confiscated during criminal investigations, instead of trading them with a firearms dealer, who would sell them to the public.
They not only sell handguns and hunting ...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A proposal that would lift a prohibition on young immigrants referred to as "Dreamers" from obtaining state professional licenses could soon be taken up by the full Indiana Legislature.
The House and Senate are expected to vote on the bill after conference committee members expressed support for ...
President Trump, who cited his differences Tuesday with Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson over the Iranian nuclear deal as one reason he was fired, is set to get a much tougher voice on Tehran with Mike Pompeo, Mr. Tillerson's replacement.
The CIA director was a sharp critic of the ...
Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Oklahoma newspapers:
Muskogee Phoenix. March 13, 2018.
It's good to see others recognize the Papilion as one of Muskogee's treasures.
The Papilion has received a $6,238 grant from The Kirschner Trusts to provide outdoor musical instruments for the Beatrice Sheddan Children's Garden.
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., praised Rex Tillerson's service as secretary of state and said he's looking forward to working with his replacement, current CIA director Mike Pompeo.
President Donald Trump's personal assistant was fired and escorted from the White House on Monday over an undisclosed security issue.
Election day is here in Pennsylvania, where Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone are squaring off for a House seat in a special election that's being closely watched for what it could say about No...
Republican Congressman Todd Rokita is calling on the House of Representatives to condemn anti-Semitic Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, putting pressure on several House Democrats who have had ties to him.
Republican Debbie Lesko, a former state lawmaker, is facing off with Democrat Dr. Hiral Tipirneni, a cancer research advocate, represent the district.
Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Arkansas newspapers:
Texarkana Gazette. March 10, 2018.
Back in 2002, some members of the Florida Legislature apparently decided the good folks who elected them were getting a bit too nosy about what was going on in the state capitol.
So they decided to ...
McEntee becomes the latest West Wing departure in recent weeks.
Rex Tillerson, meet Louis McLane.
One specific concern throughout the past few years is whether ordinary citizens are truly committed to democracy.
Now that he's Trump's pick for secretary of state, will any GOP senators balk?
There's one gaping hole in Republicans' findings that concerns legal experts.
The former Democratic presidential candidate said white women voted against her because the men in their lives told them to.
Former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price wrote checks totaling $60,000 to repay taxpayers for pricey plane trips that cost him his job, though Democratic investigators aren't satisfied, saying White House counselor Kellyanne Conway accompanied him and should account for the costs of her seat.
Rep. Elijah Cummings, Maryland ...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gov. Bruce Rauner plans to veto legislation that would require gun retailers to be licensed by the state of Illinois.
Rauner spokeswoman Rachel Bold says the governor will veto the measure Tuesday, a week before the state's primary election in which the Republican faces a challenge ...
Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden blasted the Trump administration on Tuesday for the selection of Gina Haspel to lead the CIA over Haspel's former management of a "black site" prison.In a s...