A federal judge in Hawaii blocked most of President Donald Trump's latest travel ban Tuesday, just hours before it was set to take effect, saying the revised order "suffers from precisely the same maladies as...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 04:53 PM PDT
Senators Reach Deal on Resuming Payments to Health Insurers
Republican and Democratic senators joined in announcing a plan Tuesday aimed at stabilizing America's health insurance markets in the wake of President Donald Trump's order to terminate "Obamacare" subsidies....
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 10:58 AM PDT
Former Trump Adviser Subpoenaed for Russia Investigation
Former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page has been subpoenaed as part of the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation of Russia's alleged intervention in the 2016 election, a source directly...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 01:50 PM PDT
Trump Warns 'I Fight Back' After McCain Hits Foreign Policy
President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned Sen. John McCain that "I fight back" after McCain questioned "half-baked, spurious nationalism" in America's foreign policy.
McCain, a former Navy pilot who spent 5½...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 04:36 PM PDT
Trump Invokes Chief of Staff's Son in Fallen Soldier Dispute
President Donald Trump, asked Tuesday if he wanted to clarify his remark that his predecessors didn't call the families of military personnel killed in war, invoked his chief of staff, former Marine Gen. John...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 02:02 PM PDT
After ISIS Collapse, US Faces Other Extremism Threats
The imminent fall of the Islamic State's de facto capital leaves America a multitude of tasks to restore stability in the Middle East, starting with pockets of remaining ISIS resistance in Syria and Iraq.
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 07:34 AM PDT
Va. Governor's Race, Potential Referendum on Trump, Tightens
With Election Day quickly approaching, the race for Virginia governor is tightening, according to a new tracking poll by the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University.
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 03:07 AM PDT
Cochran's Illness Shows Risks to GOP Leaders of Aging Senate
Top Republicans coping with a razor-thin majority as they try pushing a partisan agenda through the Senate are running smack into another complication — the sheer age and health issues of some senators.
Reporters were seated in the White House briefing room awaiting an appearance by press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday when a call went out over a loudspeaker to head to the Rose Garden. There was no...
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 04:33 AM PDT
NFL, Team Owners Have Not Asked Players to Stand for Anthem
NFL players and owners held an unusual meeting Tuesday to discuss social issues, a session both sides termed positive and productive.
What was not discussed at any length was the divisive topic of the national...