WASHINGTON -- Twenty-four hours before taking the oath of office, President Donald Trump strutted into the presidential ballroom of the Trump International Hotel to toast congressional leaders, top donors and the people he...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Financial markets have been sending an interesting message about President Trump and Russia. After Trump’s election, investors seemed to be betting that sanctions against Moscow would soon be eased. But ...Read more
Former Fort Worth, Texas, police officer Brian Franklin is finally free. But he is still fighting to clear his name.
"I've been vindicated," he told me in an interview last week, "but not yet exonerated." Franklin served ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Remember when conservatism meant deep thinkers and big ideas? Get over it.
Today, conservatism means get your Miley (Cyrus) on and show us your tongue, shout Trump to the rafters, if you can pony up the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Supreme Court justices debated border shootings and drone strikes Tuesday in a case that could preview the legal battle over President Donald Trump's proposed ban on foreign travelers from certain Muslim-...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Days after he declined to denounce anti-Semitism, President Donald Trump finally condemned the reported increase in anti-Semitism in the United States that has been linked to his political rise.
But it wasn'...Read more
The scariest new catchphrase of the Trump era -- and we're only one month in -- is the "deep state," a term borrowed from countries like Turkey and Egypt, where networks of military officers and intelligence operatives ...Read more
When Donald Trump gave a speech last Friday at Boeing's factory in North Charleston, S.C., unveiling Boeing's new 787 "...Read more
SHOT DOWN: The true story of pilot Howard Snyder and the crew of the B-17 Susan RuthSteve Snyder
An Amazon #1 Best Seller and winner of 20 national book awards, SHOT DOWN is set within the framework of World War II in Europe and recounts the dramatic experiences of each member of a ten man B-17 bomber crew after their plane, piloted by the author's father, was knocked out of the sky by ...
WASHINGTON -- Almost exactly a year ago, I suggested a rule of thumb for evaluating candidates’ economic agendas: The more growth a politician promises, the worse his or her economic plan probably is.
Why? Because it ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump's administration is aiming to release a fiscal 2018 budget outline on March 14, a White House official confirmed Sunday to CQ.
The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers are stressing the need to highlight benefits of vaccines amid reports of local outbreaks of infectious diseases.
"The science is clear: FDA-licensed vaccines are proven to be ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump, under pressure for his reluctance to address a recent spike in anti-Semitic threats, condemned them in forceful terms Tuesday during a visit to the National Museum of African American ...Read more
For those looking for good news on the foreign-policy front under President Trump, his selection of Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as national security adviser should be very welcome.
McMaster couldn't be more different from his ...Read more
Among the reasons Donald Trump is president is that he read the nation and the world better than his rivals.
He saw the surging power of American nationalism at home, and of ethnonationalism in Europe. And he embraced ...Read more
After the election of Donald Trump as president, a professor at Orange Coast College in California, Olga Perez Stable Cox, went into an extended hate rant against the president-elect. Among other things, she described ...Read more
The traditional media have decided not to take President Trump's insults lying down. After what may be the strongest -- and to his supporters -- most thrilling takedown of journalists by any president, politics/fromtheright/calthomas/s-1928633">Read more
For reasons he cannot fathom, Donald Trump has been asked recently about anti-Semitism, not just the rising number of incidents both here and abroad but also -- as he oddly interpreted a question at his latest news ...Read more
On the campaign trail and now in office, President Trump has made his position on torture very clear: It works, and even if it doesn't, "they deserve it anyway."
Trump delivered this applause line at a rally in Ohio in ...Read more
As scientists, we tend to tell our story via breakthroughs, paradigm shifts that shake the foundations of knowledge and remake everyone's understanding of how the world works. It's a tale of high-flying, singular ...Read more
Neither does our president. In his first tweet as POTUS -- posted at 11:57 a.m. on Jan. 21 -- @realDonaldTrump tweeted, "I am honered (sic) to serve you, the great American People, as your 45th President ...Read more
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