North Korea Yet To Take Concrete Steps To Dismantle Nukes: Mike...

US awaits concrete steps by North Korea to dismantle its nuclear weapons that threaten America and other countries in the region, Vice President Mike Pence has said. Pence's statement comes...

Another Opinion: Trump And Democrats — Stop Embarrassing Yourselves

Thursday brings Day 27 of the partial government shutdown, the longest such stoppage on record. Blame President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats for choosing stubbornness over compromise. These shutdowns get...

Trump Is Right To Worry About Leaks In His Administration

The Washington Post's report that President Donald Trump "has gone to extraordinary lengths to conceal details of his conversations with Russian President Vladimir Putin" - including taking away an...

COMMENTARY: Shutdown ‘crisis’

This government shutdown is now longer than any in history. The media keep using the word "crisis." "Shutdown sows chaos, confusion and anxiety!" says The Washington Post. "Pain spreads widely." The...

Senate Upholds Treasury Decision To Ease Russian Sanctions

The Senate has narrowly upheld a Treasury Department decision to lift sanctions from three companies connected to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska. A vote to move forward on a Democratic resolution...

Teach Kids About Climate Change? This State Might Require It

A legislative proposal in Connecticut would mandate instruction on climate change in public schools statewide, beginning in elementary school. Connecticut already has adopted science standards that call for teaching of...

Congress Pressing On As Shutdown Continues

Staring down the next deadline to pay federal workers, the White House shifted tactics Tuesday, trying to bypass House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to negotiate with rank-and-file lawmakers even as...

Mnuchin Urges Senators To Support Easing Russia Sanctions

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is urging senators to vote against a Democratic resolution that would maintain sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska. Mnuchin met with Republican senators...

Trump’s AG Nominee Asserts His Independence

President Donald Trump's attorney general nominee will have to navigate his confirmation hearing skillfully, emphasizing his support for President Donald Trump's policies while assuring Democrats he will act independently...

Kim Jong Un’s Right-Hand Man Expected to Visit Washington for Meeting...

The right-hand man of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is expected to meet this week with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo -- and possibly even President Donald...

Cyberterrorism Threat to The US

Chicago Tribune One hot day in August 2003, much of the northeastern United States and the Canadian province of Ontario suffered the biggest blackout North America has ever seen. A...

‘Family Guy’ Shows Peter Griffin as President Trump’s Press Secretary —...

"Family Guy" has a well-documented history of tossing any idea of boundaries aside, and Sunday night's episode -- which saw the Griffin family head to Washington D.C. so Peter...