(CNN) — The White House has instructed a former official who was in charge of the security clearance process to not comply with a House subpoena demanding his appearance for an interview, the latest move
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told lawmakers Monday that there are no plans to immediately open impeachment proceedings against President Trump, rejecting calls from several Democrats to initiate steps to
(CNN) — The plan was like a bad movie script -- complete with an attacker in a puzzling outfit and a backup weapon. The intruder entered a victim's home in Iowa carrying a cell phone, a stolen gun and
Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s report gave House Democrats a road map for investigating President Trump and the cue they were waiting for — but the party was divided Friday over what, ultimately,
LONDON — Land ownership in England, a source of enormous wealth, is often shielded by a culture of secrecy harking back to the Middle Ages. But a researcher says that after years of digging, he has an
Gases in burning homes got sucked into the water pipes in last November's deadly wildfire, officials say. PARADISE, Calif. — The drinking water in Paradise, California, where 85 people died in the worst
The stakes are high: The U.S. is experiencing its worst measles outbreak in decades. Most Republicans are rejecting Democrat-led state bills to tighten childhood immunization laws in the midst of the measles
A Senate GOP chairman is preparing legislation to tighten asylum standards as the Trump administration greenlights longer detention for migrants and Congress scrambles for a legislative response to the
President Trump on Tuesday vetoed a resolution that would have ended U.S. support for the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen. The move, which had been expected, marks the second veto of Trump’s presidency.
Ballot measures can increase turnout and create change. Trying to repeal an initiative approved by voters smacks of arrogance and undermines democracy. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch suggested recently
Democrats, meanwhile, are launching an investigation into the president’s proposal. President Donald Trump on Monday signaled he was eager to move forward with a plan to bus undocumented immigrants to
The president’s attorneys urged Mazars USA to not comply with an imminent Democratic subpoena. President Donald Trump’s attorneys are warning of potential legal action if an accounting firm turns over
President Donald Trump "likes the idea" of busing migrants who cross the border illegally to so-called sanctuary cities, and the administration is looking into ways to put the plan into practice, White
On May 15, 2018, under a sunny sky, Russian President Vladimir Putin drove a bright orange truck in a convoy of construction vehicles for the opening of the Kerch Bridge from Russia to Crimea. At 11 miles
(Getty/Salon) x April 13, 2019 6:00PM (UTC) Shortly after World War II, when Europe lay in ruin and humanity was newly traumatized by the spectacle of organized violence that an authoritarian regime could
Hong Kong (CNN) — A Chinese researcher who sparked improved cognitive function in monkeys by implanting human genes into their brains has defended his experiment, which has divided the scientific community.
A key hint in the question of whether the president evaded taxes. The retirement of a federal appeals court judge is normally not a huge national news story, and while the fact that Maryanne Trump Barry
Under intense questioning about why the Israeli annexation of the Golan Heights was good but the Russian seizure of Crimea was bad, the US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, told senators that there was
Presented by BARR ON THE HILL … Andrew Desiderio: “Barr: I think FBI spying on Trump campaign ‘did occur’”: “‘Spying on a political campaign is a big deal,’ [Attorney General Bill] Barr told senators.
“President Obama had child separation. Take a look. The press knows it, you know it, we all know it. I didn’t have — I’m the one that stopped it. President Obama had child separation. … President Obama
The Trump administration is considering a revised version of its family separation tactic to cope with an influx of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border that would force parents to choose whether to remain
Trump pushed to close El Paso border, told admin officials to resume family separations and agents not to admit migrants
Washington (CNN) — President Donald Trump has been pushing to reinstate broader family separation policies and sought to close the US-Mexico border at El Paso, Texas, as his conflict with Homeland Security