BALTIMORE -- Maryland Democratic Party Chairwoman Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, the widow of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, is running for her husband's seat, arguing Monday she was the best option to carry out his legacy and ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Despite warning signs of an economic slowdown, President Donald Trump on Tuesday told an audience of wealthy and influential New York players that the U.S. economy is booming -- almost exclusively because of ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court dealt a blow to the gun industry, refusing to block a lawsuit against Remington Arms Co. by family members of nine people killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.
The ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court justices sounded closely split Tuesday during arguments over whether President Donald Trump properly revoked the Obama-era policy that has allowed 700,000 young immigrants to live and work ...Read more
Since the beginning of the year, seven states have executed 19 men convicted of murder. That ranks among the lowest annual execution totals since the practice resumed in 1976 after a U.S. Supreme Court decision, according ...Read more
If you are paying attention to the Washington circus that is the impeachment inquiry into President Trump's handling of the much maligned Ukraine call, this is what real collusion looks like: a media largely committed to ...Read more
Some 100 members of an American Mormon community in northern Mexico, nine of whom -- women, children, toddlers -- were massacred a week ago on a lonely stretch of highway, just crossed over into Arizona.
Other family ...Read more
Donald Trump has embarked on a halfhearted campaign to recruit African American support in 2020. Even a president who shuns reality knows it's ridiculous for Republicans to spend a lot of energy on black voters.
And for ...Read more
With friends like Rudy Giuliani, who needs the State Department? Not Donald Trump. And as long as we're on the subject, who needs the Senate Foreign Relations Committee? Or the full Senate? Or any of the other pillars of ...Read more
While impeachment inquiries rage on and the 2020 race heightens, we need not forget the policy battles we've been fighting for years that affect Americans, regardless of immigration status, each and every day.
Since 2012,...Read more
Only a few months from now, populist Democratic progressives around the country hoping to elect one of their own to the White House will need to choose between Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont and Sen. Elizabeth Warren of ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration may punt on a decision on whether to slap tariffs on European automobiles as efforts of German automakers to highlight their new investments have helped in the talks, people familiar ...Read more
Even before his ill-advised mockery of President Trump's request for "a favor" from new Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam B. Schiff (D-Calif.) was seen by Republicans as ...Read more
On a dark and drizzly autumn evening almost exactly eight years ago, Michael Bloomberg revealed his true colors to the world. It was Oct. 1, 2011, and the then-New York City mayor -- having used some of his $53 billion ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- Shortly after a judge granted Rep. Duncan Hunter permission on Friday to travel abroad ahead of his criminal trial in January, the lawmaker canceled plans to leave the country.
U.S. Magistrate Judge William V...Read more
Billionaires are wailing that Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders's wealth tax proposals are attacks on free-market capitalism. Warren "vilifies successful people," says Jamie Dimon, CEO of politics/fromtheleft/robertbreich/s-2294222">Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- President Donald Trump will headline a convention on Israeli-American relations at The Diplomat in Hollywood, Fla., on Dec. 7 during what could be a tumultuous time in his administration.
The ...Read more
BEIJING -- On every visit I've made to China, I've looked at issues connected with rule of law, a concept interpreted very differently here and in the USA.
On this trip, I decided to check out a joint program between ...Read more
As the House's impeachment inquiry enters a public phase this week, investigators have a problem. Potentially crucial witnesses, including acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney and former national security ...Read more
Veterans Day calls for more than gratitude for the military men and women who have served this country. It calls for a renewed commitment to support them in their transition to civilian life.
The day calls to mind the ...Read more
- Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, widow of Elijah Cummings, to seek his seat in Congress
- President Trump to discuss Israeli-American relations at South Florida event
- Trump expected to delay tariffs on imported European vehicles
- Rep. Duncan Hunter cancels international travel ahead of criminal trial
- 'Hidden figures' to receive Congressional Gold Medals