President Trump said Wednesday morning that he is working on plans to close the loopholes in the nation's background check system for gun purchases.
But what exactly he proposes to do still remains a mystery. And, given ...Read more
While talking to reporters on the White House lawn Wednesday about his plans for prosecuting a trade war with China, the president of the United States looked up briefly toward the heavens.
"I am the chosen one," Donald ...Read more
The latest economic news appears to be driving President Donald Trump into a deep emotional funk. As much as he likes to portray his economic management as a miracle that outpaces anything his predecessors accomplished, it...Read more
President Donald Trump's apparent view that Americans want a federal government that abandons humanitarian norms is once again on display this week with two more decisions about the treatment of detained unauthorized ...Read more
Thirteen years ago Friday, our daughter disconnected her insulin pump for the last time -- an unexpected and breathtaking miracle. Her story spread across the globe, changing the lives of many who discovered that they, too...Read more
Brian Flores doesn't seem to get it. Doesn't seem to get that, on the football field, he's the Big Guy. As coach of Miami Dolphins, what he says goes.
But once he gets in the car, walks down the street, strolls into the ...Read more
I recently went to a parents' meeting at my children's elementary school in the rural town of Aguacatan, Guatemala, a few hours from the Mexico border. As usual, I was one of the only men there.
This disparity has nothing...Read more
Headlines on the purported genetic basis for mental illness -- like this one from The Washington Post: "Some children born with the genetic risk for schizophrenia, scientists say" -- have been staples of scientific ...Read more
If you are a middle-class or poor parent, the college admissions scandal may seem like a steel door closing on your child's future. The very rich bribed their kids' way into elite schools, preventing average Americans from...Read more
That didn't last long.
For a while, it looked as though the distance between the parties had narrowed on the issue of criminal justice reform. Bipartisan cooperation passed the First Step Act, a small step indeed toward ...Read more
MIAMI -- Golfers who quit their memberships at Trump National Doral after the property's namesake became president were aiming to lose their link to a man they do not support. Turns out they could be waiting for Trump to ...Read more
PARADISE, Calif. -- Surveying the charred ruins of a mobile-home park incinerated in November here in the deadliest wildfire in California history, Sen. Bernie Sanders said there could be a silver lining to the tragedy: ...Read more
DETROIT -- If you follow the inexhaustible torrent of bilious braggadocio that is Donald Trump's Twitter feed -- and honestly, what serious student of abnormal psychology can look away? -- then you know that the incumbent ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Democrats beware: A huge majority of Americans believes impeaching President Donald Trump would fail and some believe it might even boost his reelection effort, according to a new Monmouth University poll.
WASHINGTON -- For a man who sees himself as the messiah, President Trump has a lackluster record on Earth.
On Wednesday morning, he tweeted out with approval a conspiracy theorist's claim that Israelis view Trump "like he...Read more
CHICAGO -- Conservative radio talk show host and former tea party-backed U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh is weighing a presidential run and will make a final decision in September, he told the Chicago Tribune.
Walsh, an Illinois ...Read more
SOLVANG, Calif. -- After posing for photos with her family by a statue of Danish fairy-tale writer Hans Christian Andersen, Kat Grant pondered what President Donald Trump could do with Greenland, should he buy the icy ...Read more
An old detail kept elbowing me, tugging at my sleeve like an annoying little kid, when President Donald Trump said he thought it might be a good idea to buy Greenland.
Then I went back to check on the map of the world as ...Read more
On Wednesday, America and all the world watched as yet another soap-operatic reality TV meltdown played out on our video screens.
This one wasn't another episode about the dysfunctional marriages of Beverly Hills ...Read more
- Former members of Trump's Doral golf club may wait the rest of their lives for refunds from the president
- In the 'Danish Capital of America,' Trump's desire to buy Greenland gets a collective shrug
- Former Congressman Joe Walsh says he's weighing bid to challenge Trump for 2020 GOP nomination
- Trump blasts Federal Reserve, threatens to escalate trade war with China
- Trump could get impeachment boost for reelection, poll shows