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Subpoenas, sentencings and Stone: What will become of the special counsel’s unfinished business?

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 21:36:16 -0400

The Mueller probe’s formal end leaves questions about several ongoing legal proceedings, including the prosecution of Roger Stone, a former adviser to President Donald Trump.....
The political battle over Robert Mueller’s report is just beginning

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:28:06 -0400

While Mueller’s report has been the subject of almost feverish anticipation, it is not clear the public will see anything beyond Barr’s letter to Congress. According to the rules, Barr can decide what....
Mueller files report with attorney general — with no details made public

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:21:32 -0400

Special counsel Robert Mueller submitted a confidential report on the Russia investigation to Attorney General William Barr late Friday afternoon. The Justice Department provided no details on Mueller....
Make full Mueller report public, Democratic candidates demand

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:00:50 -0400

Democrats running for president want Attorney General William Barr to swiftly release Robert Mueller's full report.....
American Jews, caught between Ilhan Omar and Donald Trump, are lost in a wilderness

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:00:30 -0400

And where would American Jews turn then? The Jews he talks to are furious over Democrats’ inability to condemn Omar’s anti-Semitism. “The American Jewish community retains a very strong commitment to ....
Trump halts new North Korea sanctions despite lack of progress in talks

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:26:00 -0400

The president reverses a decision by the Treasury Department to impose additional sanctions on North Korea.....
2020 Vision: Is Biden-Abrams the ticket for Democrats?

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:15:50 -0400

As the former vice president bides his time, current Democratic candidates stake out policy positions.....
Bannon descends on Rome, sowing chaos

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:30:44 -0400

Steve Bannon’s whirlwind tour of three continents took him to Italy’s capital on Thursday, to deliver a head-spinning diatribe on world events, economics, the environment and the prospects of Donald T....
In a gift to Netanyahu, Trump tweets U.S. support for Israel annexing Golan

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:19:52 -0400

President Trump on Thursday reversed a long-standing American policy that treated Israeli occupation of the Golan Heights as temporary.....
Democrats accuse Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner of violating law with private emails

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:36:21 -0400

The chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee says the couple may have broken the Presidential Records Act.....
Dem long shot John Delaney wants to take on the 'bully' in the White House

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:39:02 -0400

Neither of his parents went to college, and it was a scholarship from his father’s labor union that helped fund his attendance at Columbia University.....
PHOTOS: Devastating cyclone rips through southern Africa

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 14:05:07 -0400

Mozambique's Minister of Land and Environment Celso Correia said on Thursday the death toll has risen to 242 in the country, after a cyclone ripped through southern Africa and triggered devastatin....
President Trump's latest executive order is a shot in the campus free speech wars

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:59:11 -0400

But while Trump’s order is a clear declaration he agrees with conservative concerns about America’s colleges, it’s not clear what actual effect the move will have in academia.....
Ronald Reagan’s daughter, Patti Davis, details her startling last moments with her father

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:28:19 -0400

In a revealing new interview, Patti Davis, author and daughter of Ronald Regan, details the shocking last minutes of her father’s life after his decade-long battle with Alzheimer's. In the 1980s P....
'You are a child,' McCain's youngest daughter tells Trump, breaking public silence

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:59:46 -0400

Bridget McCain tweeted: “Unfortunately, you could not be counted on to be courteous, as you are a child in the most important role the world knows.”....
Kellyanne Conway says Trump is 'protective of me' in feud with her husband

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:12:57 -0400

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Thursday continued to defend her boss, President Trump, who called her husband, George, a “whack job” whose feud with Trump is “doing a tremendous disservice ....
PHOTOS: The power of poo: How biogas has become a cleaner alternative fuel in Rwanda — but is still out of reach for most

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:05:59 -0400

Even human waste can be put to use this way. All of Rwanda’s prison kitchens reuse waste from inmates, mixed with cow dung.....
Ocasio-Cortez fires back at Fox News for 'Latina thing' segment

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 10:04:26 -0400

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responded to Laura Igraham after the Fox News host and a guest mocked the freshman Democratic from New York for the way in which she pronounces her name.....
Democrats are going big. They're certainly not bold.

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 05:00:56 -0400

The current crop of Democratic candidates seem to think the hallmark of boldness is a willingness to tell reliable primary voters exactly what they’re desperate to hear, in the most dramatic terms pos....
Who's minding the kids? Warren pushes universal childcare

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 05:00:32 -0400

Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has a plan for providing government-subsidized childcare that would cost parents no more than 7 percent of their income per year.....
Trump visits tank factory and renews attack on war hero McCain

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:35:05 -0400

The president complains that he was never thanked for giving McCain the "kind of funeral he wanted."....
'Poll tax': Clinton and Harris join Ocasio-Cortez against bill to charge Florida ex-convicts to vote

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:51:50 -0400

Florida Republicans pass a measure to clarify Amendment 4, which gives felons the right to vote.....
A million deaths later, Bush spokesman defends boss on Iraq

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:29:34 -0400

Ari Fleischer didn’t say Iraq’s supposed nuclear and biological weapons actually did exist, but blamed faulty U.S. intelligence, and Saddam Hussein’s own propaganda, for misleading the administration.....
PHOTOS: Dramatic aerial views of Midwest flooding

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:04:25 -0400

Emergency officials in Southern U.S. states kept a wary eye on the Missouri and Mississippi rivers as massive flooding that killed four people and caused more than $1 billion in estimated damages to h....
Meghan McCain: My dad would be laughing at Trump's attacks

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:59:41 -0400

Meghan McCain responded to President Trump’s latest attacks against the late Sen. John McCain, saying her father would have found the president’s fixation on him seven months after his death "hil....
Trump shares old TSA pat-down video from QAnon, via Larry the Cable Guy

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:57:18 -0400

It wasn’t clear why the video was suddenly making the rounds on Twitter again, or what event might have brought it to the attention of the president.....
Trump changes his mind on Electoral College, now wants to keep it

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:50:48 -0400

In a not-totally-unexpected reversal of policy, President Trump, who before being elected president called the Electoral College “a disaster for democracy,” now says it’s “far better for the U.S.A.”....
Trump rails against 'husband from hell' George Conway

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:19:46 -0400

President Trump on Wednesday lobbed fresh insults at the husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway.....
What men are afraid to say about navigating the #MeToo era

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:00:26 -0400

“Dear Men” is a weekly show hosted by Jason Rosario, creator of media lifestyle company the Lives of Men. “Dear Men” explores how men are navigating the evolution of manhood. “I think some of the reac....
Romney calls out Trump's attacks on 'heroic' McCain

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 19:50:59 -0400

Sen. Lindsey Graham also weighed in, calling Trump's criticisms "a huge mistake."....
Trump administration plays favorites with faith-based media

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:47:41 -0400

According to one account, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo promised that “people of all faiths will have ‘something to say’ about the Israeli-Palestinian peace plan the White House is expected to announ....
Amid nuclear deadlock, top CIA official on Korea leaves for Google

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:57:43 -0400

A senior official at the CIA’s Korea Mission Center is leaving the agency to work for Google in Asia, according to two sources directly familiar with the matter, marking the second high-ranking employ....
Trump is 'looking into' Facebook 'bias' as aide melts down over suspension

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:48:28 -0400

A Facebook spokesperson told Yahoo News that a system intended to stop bots had temporarily halted Dan Scavino’s ability to post comments, and that the company had apologized and restored his account.....
PHOTOS: Deadly floods in the Midwest

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:07:43 -0400

Floods in the Midwest have killed at least four people and caused hundreds of millions of dollars in damage, according to Reuters. The floods, the result of last week's "bomb cyclone," i....
Trump calls George Conway 'a total loser!'

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:49:56 -0400

President Trump on Tuesday called George Conway, a prominent conservative lawyer and the husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, “a total loser” after he questioned the president’s mental h....
Elizabeth Warren: Time to end the Electoral College

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:44:31 -0400

Massachusetts senator and Democratic presidential primary candidate Elizabeth Warren called for ending the....
Reagan's daughter says he'd be ‘heartbroken’ over state of the country and GOP

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:30:51 -0400

“Through Her Eyes” is a weekly half-hour show hosted by human rights activist Zainab Salbi that explores contemporary issues from a female perspective. An author and the daughter of the late Presiden....
Last prosecutor on Michael Flynn case departs Mueller's office

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:25:31 -0400

Her departure comes on the heels of reports that another Mueller prosecutor would leave the office in coming days and is sure to be seen as a new indication that the special counsel’s investigation is....
Never-Trumpers assess his mental health: 'His condition is getting worse'

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:04:18 -0400

The president's 29-tweet Sunday raises eyebrows.....
Trump's likely pick for Pentagon job makes 'trains run on time.' Can he do much more?

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:49:06 -0400

Some observers credit Shanahan’s business experience as an asset in the Pentagon.....
Trump adds Biden to his 'low IQ' list

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:16:21 -0400

The former vice president joins a long list of people Trump has deemed “low IQ,” including Maxine Waters, Robert De Niro, Mika Brzezinski, Jennifer Rubin, Sadiq Khan and Rex Tillerson.....
'It's over': Miami Beach tries to outrace climate change's rising seas

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:00:16 -0400

The city is spending millions of dollars to lift itself higher, but sea level rise predictions seem to get worse every day.....
Kellyanne Conway: Mosque shooter's manifesto only mentions Trump once

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 11:40:28 -0400

The White House counselor urged Fox News viewers to read the entire 74-page manifesto of the mass shooter who killed at least 50 people in New Zealand, claiming it will show that he was not inspired b....
PHOTOS: Possible terror attack on tram in Netherlands leaves 3 dead

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:05:43 -0400

Dutch police arrested a Turkish man suspected of shooting dead three people and wounding five on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday.....
Why did Kamala Harris let Herbalife off the hook?

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 05:00:10 -0400

The attorney general’s press office declined to comment in response to repeated calls and emails from Yahoo News. Harris remained silent.....
As Trump escalates rhetoric, Iran's wartime preparations include terrorist attacks and assassinations

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 04:45:00 -0400

The Trump administration seems oblivious to the potential Iranian response to U.S. military action, warn multiple former officials. And yet Iran has been telegraphing its intentions — including its ca....
President Trump urges Fox News to bring back Jeanine Pirro, 'keep fighting' for Tucker Carlson

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 13:02:32 -0400

"We strongly condemn Jeanine Pirro’s comments about Rep. Ilhan Omar,” the Fox News statement read. But Trump urged Fox News to reinstate Pirro, whom he’s personally known for years.....
Trump attacks McCain, who died last year, over dossier leak

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 11:23:00 -0400

Recently unsealed court documents show that an associate of McCain, former State Department diplomat David Kramer, shared copies of the dossier with BuzzFeed and other media outlets -- AFTER the elect....
Joe Biden (almost) announces he is running for president

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 20:49:45 -0400

The vice president indicated he was "running" before correcting himself and saying, "I didn't mean it!"....
College admissions scandal: Why the meritocracy should look in the mirror

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 12:00:02 -0400

For one day last week, a divided country was briefly united — in outrage — at the college admissions scandal implicating dozens of wealthy parents (including actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffm....