NAACP President Cornell William Brooks will not be returning as the leader of the nation's oldest civil rights organization after his contract expires this summer, officials said Friday.
Brooks has been the...
Amid ongoing investigations by the FBI and House and Senate intelligence committees, what exactly does the appointment of a special counsel mean? Here are answers to some questions that readers may have.
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 12:51 PM PDT
Trump Attorney Didn't Want Him to Sign Financial Disclosure
President Donald Trump's attorneys initially wanted him to submit an updated financial disclosure without certifying the information as true, according to correspondence with the Office of Government Ethics.
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 10:24 AM PDT
Deputy AG Stands by Memo Used to Justify Comey Firing
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told Congress he stands by a memo he wrote that the White House has cited as a justification for the firing last week of FBI Director James Comey. But he said he had no...
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 08:23 AM PDT
Russians Increasingly Indifferent to Trump, US Turmoil
While their country has become a daily source of headlines and political intrigue in the United States, most Russians are watching the drama over President Donald Trump's relationship with Moscow with resignati...
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 01:25 PM PDT
Chicago's Whimsical Pothole Artist Gets Political With 'Liar' Mosaic
A Chicago artist known for filling city potholes with his colorful and sometimes comical mosaics has now left a political message at the president's doorstep.
A mosaic of a Russian flag, with “LIAR” spelled out...
Vice President Mike Pence and his team were not made aware of an investigation into former national security adviser Mike Flynn's lobbying for Turkey, a source close to the administration told NBC News, a...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 10:22 PM PDT
Kellyanne Conway Tells Trump Supporters to Ignore Critics
President Donald Trump's counselor Kellyanne Conway has told supporters in New Hampshire they should "just ignore" his critics and the incessant chatter about the scandals dogging him.
Conway was guest speaker...
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 03:01 PM PDT
Trump to Muslims on 1st Foreign Trip: Drive Out Terrorists
President Donald Trump will use his first visit to the Middle East to call for unity in the fight against radicalism in the Muslim world, casting the challenge as a "battle between good and evil" and urging Arab...