President Donald Trump confirmed Friday he is under federal investigation and appeared to single out a senior Justice Department official for criticism, underscoring his growing frustration with the persistent...
Monday, Jun 19, 2017 at 09:07 AM PDT
Senator Josh Newman Talks Recall Efforts Against Him
California Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) is facing recall efforts from opponents who are attacking his voting in favor of Gov. Jerry Brown's gasoline tax. Newman sits down with NBC4's Conan Nolan to talk...
Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 05:38 AM PDT
Trump Reversal on Cuba May Hurt Cybersecurity: Officials
Cubans say that President Donald Trump's plans to roll back diplomatic and commercial ties could hurt the island nation's cybersecurity efforts and small businesses, NBC News reported.
Lt. Col Yohanka Rodriguez...
After winning the Democratic primary, Danica Roem is one step closer to becoming the first openly transgender state legislator in Virginia, and only the third in the U.S., NBC News reported.
Roem, a 32-year-old...
Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 at 11:55 PM PDT
Emails Reiterate EPA Chief's Ties to Fossil Fuel Interests
Newly obtained emails underscore just how closely Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt coordinated with fossil fuel companies while serving as Oklahoma's state attorney general, a position in which...
Vice President Mike Pence has hired outside legal counsel to oversee his response to investigations into possible collusion between Russia and President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign.
Pence's office confirmed...
Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 04:46 AM PDT
Puerto Rico Gov. Comes to Washington for Statehood Push
Puerto Rico’s governor campaigned in Washington Thursday to make the U.S. territory the 51st state, touting a vote that showed 97 percent support for statehood and brushing aside critics who questioned its...
Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 at 01:33 PM PDT
Puerto Rico Governor Presses Congress for Statehood
Governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rosselló, during a June 15, 2017, address in Washington, D.C., urged Congress to listen to the wishes of the 97 percent of Puerto Rican voters who chose statehood in a June...
Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 at 07:13 PM PDT
Dems Win Ballgame of Unity, Give Trophy to Scalise
Throughout history, politicians have been shot over matters ranging from election results to controversial policy decisions. Most politicians caught in the line of fire died instantly or a few days later,...