Russia's presidential election campaign formally lasts only three months, and President Vladimir Putin wants to make it as short as possible.
With Putin's approval rating topping 80 percent, there is little...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 10:49 AM PST
Trump Judicial Nominee Struggles to Answer Basic Law Questions
A lawyer nominated by President Donald Trump to be a federal judge has become an internet sensation after having difficulty answering basic legal questions.
Millions have now watched video of Matthew Spencer...
NATO said Friday that it is concerned about a Russian missile system that could carry nuclear warheads, and which it says could violate a landmark Cold War arms treaty.
The U.S.-led military alliance said in a...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 09:55 AM PST
'We'll See': Trump Doesn't Rule Out Michael Flynn Pardon
President Donald Trump on Friday refused to directly say whether he would pardon former national security adviser Michael Flynn, NBC News reported.
"I don't want to talk about pardons for Michael Flynn yet....
President Donald Trump frequently casts his first year in office as a string of successes and campaign promises fulfilled. But less than a quarter of Americans think Trump has made good on the pledges he made to...
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With Rubio, Corker Onboard, GOP Finalizes Huge Tax Package
After weeks of quarrels, qualms and then eleventh-hour horse-trading, Republicans revealed the details of their huge national tax rewrite late Friday — along with announcements of support that all but guarantee...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 12:29 PM PST
Trump Touts Loyalty to Police But Delivers Attack on FBI
Taking aim at the credibility of the FBI, President Donald Trump unleashed a blistering attack on the bureau's leadership even as he praised state and local police officers as a bulwark against rising violence...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 03:47 AM PST
Most Believe Trump Trying to Obstruct Russia Probe: Poll
Most Americans think Donald Trump did something illegal or at least unethical regarding ties between his presidential campaign and Russia — and they think he's trying to obstruct the investigation looking...