WASHINGTON -- On Thursday morning, GOP strategist Karl Rove lambasted Steve Bannon in The Wall Street Journal for his involvement in Republican primaries.
By Thursday afternoon, Bannon's allies were already plotting their...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A divided federal appeals court delayed final resolution of the case of a 17-year-old pregnant migrant in federal detention who is seeking an abortion, giving the Trump administration until the end of this ...Read more
CHICAGO -- "The thrill is gone?" read the headline on a Tribune story about playoff tickets at Wrigley Field going for "under face value."
True. Thanks to the Chicago Cubs' poor performance in the first part of the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A video released Friday shows White House chief of staff John Kelly was incorrect when he accused a Democratic congresswoman from Miami of bragging about securing money for her district during a 2015 ceremony...Read more
KABUL, Afghanistan -- A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a mosque packed with worshippers in Kabul on Friday evening, killing 39 people and wounding dozens as the toll from a week of devastating bombings in ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- House Democrats pressed Republicans to join them in trying to obtain documents about the Trump administration's use of private email for government work, saying the White House general counsel's office ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump praised Senate Republicans -- giving an unusually upbeat shout-out to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell -- for passage of a GOP budget that sets the stage for tax reform.
"Great news on ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Afghan troops traveling to the U.S. for training are going absent without leave at double the previous rate, raising security concerns in their homeland as well as in the U.S., according to a Pentagon ...Read more
Protect the ButterfliesJ.D. Sherylyn B. Bailey
The story takes place in the 1960's in a ficticious town in Mississippi. The towns people do not interact but Joseph, who is white, and Elizabeth, who is black, find a way to talk and interact with each other unbeknown to anyone.
Their secret comes out after some boys do the ...
WASHINGTON -- The government of Mexico has aligned itself with municipalities suing the state of Texas over a new law that, if implemented, would crack down on sanctuary cities, arguing that the state's action hurts Mexico...Read more
WASHINGTON -- While celebrating Senate passage of a fiscal 2018 budget resolution, President Donald Trump on Friday predicted the GOP holdout on that bill will vote for a follow-on tax measure.
The Senate on Thursday ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday advanced a controversial nominee to fill the longest vacancy in the federal court system as well as a top Justice Department official.
The committee voted 11-9 ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Texas billionaires John and Laura Arnold are bankrolling a new lobbying effort aimed at leading lawmakers away from the temptation of a tax overhaul that would increase deficits.
Citizens for Responsible Tax...Read more
MESQUITE, Texas -- Odell Edwards sat in a corner of the bleachers away from the other parents. He didn't want to be a distraction.
He knew that if they spotted him, they would walk over solemnly, offer hugs, prayers, or ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Atlanta credit bureau Equifax ramped up its spending over the last three months to lobby the federal government and protect its image as it took fire for exposing the personal records of more than 145 ...Read more
Something's awry in the White House, and that troubles FBI special agent Mark Felt (Liam Neeson). A longtime second-in-command to J. Edgar Hoover, Felt has a reputation for doing things by the book. Although that quality ...Read more
KABUL -- The Taliban has a new tactic in the Afghan war, and the group has used it to devastating effect twice in three days.
Taliban insurgents packed two Humvees stolen from Afghan security forces with explosives, ...Read more
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- It wasn't Charlottesville.
When prominent white nationalist Richard Spencer came to the University of Florida on Thursday, incidents of violence were limited because of a $600,000 police presence from...Read more
RICHMOND, Va. -- Returning to the campaign trail nine months after he left the presidency, Barack Obama laced into Donald Trump's presidency as dismantling the gains of his two terms in office and taking America backward. ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- While lawmakers push for more federal disaster funding in their home states after Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma and a spate of wildfires across the West caused billions in damage, hundreds of thousands of ...Read more
As President Donald Trump and his allies in Congress keep pushing to get rid of Obamacare, new research shows that the contentious law has succeeded in expanding health insurance coverage for Americans with cancer.
But ...Read more
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