Presidents

Oral sex, vaginal stimulation: What Brett Kavanaugh wanted President Bill Clinton to be asked in 1998

WASHINGTON – Twenty years ago this month, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh urged fellow investigators in the independent counsel's office to ask President Bill Clinton extremely graphic questions about his affair with Monica Lewinsky.<p>The point, Kavanaugh said, was to help Congress "decide …

Bill Clinton

Read like the presidents: Obama's and Trump's summer reading lists

<b>(CNN) —</b> Summer's almost over and you still can't decide what you should be reading on the beach?<p>Don't worry. Let the 44th and 45th Presidents of the United States be your guides.<p>Barack Obama put out a short list of books he's been reading.<p>"This summer I've been absorbed by new novels, revisited an …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Tweet-Attacks Former CIA Chief After Melania Delivers Anti-Cyber Bully Speech

Shortly after First Lady Melania Trump delivered a nationally televised speech about cyber bullying, saying “Let’s face it, most children are more …

Donald Trump

Reports about Trump-loving QAnon conspiracy nuts make them look insane — and now they want to sue

Believers in the pro-Trump “QAnon” conspiracy theory have increasingly found themselves feeling isolated from their friends and families — and …

Liberal View

Some Trump Advisers Wanted to Strip Obama Clearance

Adam Entous: “As Trump stepped up his public and private attacks on Obama, some of the new president’s advisers thought that he should take the …

Donald Trump

Trump Complains to Donors in the Hamptons About Powell’s Rate Hikes

President Donald Trump said he expected Jerome Powell to be a cheap-money Fed chairman and lamented to wealthy Republican donors at a Hamptons …

Politics

HR McMaster talked Trump out of blocking Obama's access to intelligence: Report

Ex-national security adviser H.R. McMaster talked President Trump out of blocking former President Barack Obama's access to intelligence briefings …

Donald Trump

The Latest: Alaska Native leader responds to whale kill

The Latest on Alaska Native hunters who illegally killed a whale (all times local):<p>3:30 p.m.<p>The head of an Alaska Native organization who received a …

Business

The backlash against the press didn’t start with Trump

Thanks to Patti Davis for reminding us of a more civil time in our recent past, when presidents and the media were not at each other’s throats [“My father would never have stood for this,” op-ed, Aug. 16]. I, too, cannot imagine attendees at one of President Ronald Reagan’s rallies giving the …

Opinion

Wilcox Accepts Position With NCAA

<b>Tallahassee, Fla.</b> — Florida State Vice President and Director of Athletics Stan Wilcox has accepted an executive position with the National …

Florida State Seminoles

Donald Trump lashes out at Fed: "I should be given some help"

President Donald Trump is taking another swipe at the Federal Reserve, expressing concern in an interview with Reuters that the central bank is …

Federal Reserve

American Experience

Mount Rushmore | Article<p>Benjamin Harrison<p>From the Collection: The Presidents<p><b>23rd President</b><p><b>Terms</b>: 1889-1893 <b><br>Political Party</b>: Republican <b><br>First Lady</b>: …

African-American News

Major Newspaper Endorses Republican House Candidate Who Says She Was Abducted by Aliens

Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera.<p>Th editorial board of the Miami <i>Herald</i> conceded that Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera is an “unusual choice” of candidate to …

Stephen Hawking

Saudi King, Crown Prince Receive Cables on Occasion of Eid al-Adha

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, …

Eid al-Adha

Happy Hour Roundup

* Adam Entous has this extraordinary story that speaks volumes about the character of the people President Trump surrounds himself with:<p>At the time, some of Trump’s most fervent supporters in the White House saw former Obama Administration officials as powerful enemies who threatened the new …

Opinion

Texas Tech System selects medical school president as its interim chancellor

Tedd Mitchell will take over the job on Sept. 1, one day after the departure of current Chancellor Robert Duncan.<p>A week after Robert Duncan, a former …

Texas Tech

Supreme Court Pick Brett Kavanaugh to Face Questions on Probes of Presidents

A newly released 1990s memo shows then-aide of Ken Starr urging that Clinton not get a ‘break’ in questioning<p>WASHINGTON—Supreme Court nomineeBrett Kavanaugh plans to continue to meet with Democratic senators this week, with his stance on executive power expected to be a central focus.<p>On Monday, …

Brett Kavanaugh

22 Indiana college presidents call for hate crime law

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The presidents of 22 private Indiana colleges and universities have signed a public letter calling on the General Assembly to …

Hate Crimes

RFU to reassure former presidents governing body is in good financial hands after announcing redundancy plans

The Rugby Football Union is to reassure eight former presidents of the union that the financial future of the governing body is in good hands when it meets with them at Twickenham on Thursday.<p>The union has been under intense scrutiny in recent weeks following a 40-page report by former chief …

Rugby Union

‘Truth isn’t truth’ is the Trump era’s epitaph

Whenever the Trump administration ends, we already have its shameful epitaph: “Truth isn’t truth.”<p>President Trump’s lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani made that unintentional confession of method and purpose Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press.” From the beginning of the campaign, this whole enterprise has …

Opinion

The Dangers of Enforcement Without Constraint

The best explanation of the firing of FBI director James B. Comey and of the subsequent investigation by special counsel and former FBI director …

Donald Trump

Elizabeth Warren's Batty Plan to Nationalize ... Everything

Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts has one-upped socialists Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: She proposes to nationalize every …

Bernie Sanders

Trump May Hate Competition, But A Free Press Still Reigns

An estimated 400 U.S. newspapers collectively told President Trump in their editorial pages that freedom of the press isn’t the enemy. Newspapers and …

Donald Trump

Seares: Du30’s health: he can tell or clam up

PRESIDENT Duterte himself admits to suffering from a host of ailments -- inflammation of blood vessels, intestinal illness, spinal issues, migraine, …

Philippines

IN PHOTOS: Presidential cars on display in new QC museum

MANILA -- A museum showcasing vehicles used by past Philippine presidents officially opened Sunday at the Quezon Memorial Circle. <br>Quezon City Mayor …

Quezon

The Kofi Annan effect [1]: African presidents hail 'man of peace'

Kofi Annan, the former United Nations (U.N.) Secretary-General died over the weekend in Switzerland aged 80. The news of his demise was greeted …

Africa

Orland School District 135 School Calendar 2018-19

When's the first day of school in Orland School District 135? Plus, other must-know dates for students, parents and teachers.<p>ORLAND PARK, IL — The …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Buthelezi to ANC: If you want me to have a peaceful death, renew my membership

Cape Town - Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi wants to reconcile with the ANC so badly that he gets angry when ruling party MPs …

South Africa

Poll: 4 in 10 New Hampshire Republicans want Trump challenged in 2020

Four in 10 Republicans in New Hampshire want a candidate to challenge President TrumpDonald John TrumpArizona GOP Senate candidate defends bus tour …

New Hampshire

Wright State names interim VP for enrollment after years of declines

Wright State University is making another change to its administration.<p>The university has selected Paul Carney to replace Mary Ellen Ashley as vice …

College & University