Officials say a California criminal justice reform initiative played no role in the length of the prison sentence of a gang member who is accused of shooting two police officers, one of whom died
GOP U.S. Rep. David Brat, who rode the tea party wave to a historic political upset nearly three years ago, was confronted by protesters upset about the Trump administration as he held a town hall in his district
Communities downstream from a Northern California reservoir gushing water for the first time in 20 years braced for flash floods and evacuations after authorities warned them to prepare for rising rivers and creeks
The judiciary is the new front line. A group of lawyers scramble to get their clients into the country, while preparing a legal challenge to Trump’s immigration ban. By EMMA COTT and TAIGE JENSEN.
Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., discusses Donald Trump's naming of Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster as the new national security adviser to replace Michael Flynn and if there's a Trump foreign policy doctrine.
On this week's Meet the Press, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) defends press freedom, W.H. Chief of Staff Reince Preibus fills in the details of Michael Flynn's resignation, and former C.I.A. Director Leon Panetta talks about the intelligence community and loyalty.
Prosecutors say two teenage boys charged with shooting a 14-year-old girl in the head lured her to a ditch in a small Utah town with a plan to rob and kill her
Asian stock markets have drifted mostly higher with subdued movements, getting little push from Wall Street's record high overnight, as investors wait for the Fed's January meeting minutes due later in the day