U.S. national security officials are threatening to recommend that President Donald Trump block Broadcom Ltd.'s proposed takeover of rival chipmaker Qualcomm Inc., according to a Treasury Department letter made public Monday.An investigation of the deal by the Committee on...
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The Syrian man I'd known for years had been part of Al Qaeda's leadership. He renounced violence and fled to Europe. Is he really no longer a threat?
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Leaving aside the deeply contestable theological and historical claims underlying such statements, they underscore something else that, in the view of Douglas Murray, author of The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Islam, Identity, is slowly draining the life out of Europe. And that something else is a will—verging on the pathological—on many Europeans’ part to deny reality: realities about Islamic belief and practice, facts about Muslim immigration, and truths about European culture and history.
"More and more" people in the Obama administration had access to a salacious dossier on then-candidate Donald Trump than had been initially thought, Rep. Pete King said Monday.
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy might retire from the bench as early as this summer, a GOP senator said, and if true, President Trump would have the opportunity to nominate a justice who could possibly tilt the nation’s highest court well to the right for the foreseeable future.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the U.S. expects North Korea to be in direct touch after President Donald Trump agreed to Kim Jong Un's invitation to meet, urging patience as preparations for the potentially historic handshake are worked out.
Fifty-one percent of voters support Democrat Conor Lamb in the race to represent Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District, while 45 percent back Republican Rick Saccone, a new Monmouth University Poll revels.
Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., said Monday that it's "painful to watch" Democrats in the Senate delay the "Fix NICS" Act, which is intended to reform gun background checks.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds plans to meet with the state Senate's top leader after a website posted photos and video allegedly showing the married Republican kissing a statehouse lobbyist.
Reynolds told reporters Monday she was "disappointed" about the allegation against Senate Majority Leader Bill Dix. ...
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders will answer reporters' questions on Monday afternoon.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Gay rights advocates in Oklahoma are launching a campaign to stop a bill they say will codify the ability of religious-based adoption agencies to discriminate against same-sex couples seeking to adopt.
Freedom Oklahoma Executive Troy Stevenson said Monday the bill is unnecessary and would deny unwanted ...
A judge recommended Thursday that President Donald Trump mute rather than block some of his critics from following him on Twitter to resolve a First Amendment lawsuit.
President Donald Trump is honoring the Houston Astros for winning the World Series.
The world's social media companies need to accept their responsibility not to be used to incite hatred and spread false information, London Mayor Sadiq Khan said Monday, before he was to take the stage at the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) tech conference in Austin,...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The federal government censored, withheld or said it couldn't find records sought by citizens, journalists and others more often last year than at any point in the past decade, according to an Associated Press analysis of new data.
The calculations cover eight months under President Donald Trump, ...
Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol is scheduled to appear on Wednesday at the "Politics and Eggs" event in New Hampshire, which typically hosts prospective presidential candidates.
SEATTLE (AP) - A conservative activist who frequently promotes ballot initiatives sued Washington state on Monday over the constitutionally suspect way lawmakers voted to make it easier to prosecute police for negligent shootings.
Tim Eyman filed the lawsuit in Thurston County Superior Court four days after lawmakers approved and Gov. ...
Porn star Stormy Daniels, who claims to have had a sexual relationship with Donald Trump over a decade ago, offered on Monday to return the $130,000 she received in exchange for agreeing not to discuss the affair, The New York Times reported.The newspaper said the offer to...
A porn star suing President Trump offered Monday to return $130,000 she was paid to keep mum about their alleged sexual affair so that she can talk about the relationship.
Stormy Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, offered to pay back the money in a letter to Mr. Trump's ...
DeVos didn't even seem to have any talking points.
A court order to silence the porn star would not force CBS to spike an interview it already has taped.
It’s important to understand that making the distinction between Jews and Russians does not, in Russian, mark the speaker as an anti-Semite.
In January 2010, cable networks carried an Obama rally live, too.
While some professional sports athletes have snubbed him, President Trump welcomed the World Series champion Houston Astros to the White House Monday and thanked them as a class act.
"I just want to thank all of you for not only representing the great state of Texas, but our country so ...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Hundreds of times a year across North Carolina, officials who control everything from the taxes you pay the city to the tuition required to attend public universities meet behind closed doors to conduct sensitive business on behalf of the public they serve.
Whether they're elected or ...
Here are five things to know about Debbie Lesko, who is running against Democrat Hiral Tipirneni in the April Arizona special election.
MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (AP) - The mayor of Mount Vernon, New York has been arrested as part of a public corruption probe by the state attorney general's office.
According to the Journal News , Mayor Richard Thomas is accused of stealing $12,000 from his campaign committee and lying about it ...
The poll shows Democrat Conor Lamb gaining ground in the final days of the race.
The Trump administration has decided to withdraw an Obama-era rule that would have set new standards for the way animals should be treated if their meat is going to be sold as "certified organic."The Department of...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Latest on Louisiana's legislative session (all times local):
Louisiana lawmakers have opened their annual regular session, staring at another round of financial woes and struggle over how to balance the budget.
The House and Senate returned Monday. Frustrations are still simmering from ...
President Trump is all-in for the Republican candidate in Pennsylvania’s hotly contested congressional race -- personally stumping this weekend for GOP candidate Rick Saccone as a stream of Trump-approved stand-ins also enter and exit the campaign trail attempting to keep the seat Republican.