President Trump Calls Democratic Jews 'Disloyal…

The president is reigniting a common trope of dual loyalty between Jews and Israel. This time, he's focusing on Democrats.

Texas executes man in 1998 slaying of college…

Texas has executed a man who maintained his innocence in the abduction, rape and murder of a suburban Houston community college student more than 20 years ago

New Rule Would Extend How Long Migrant Families…

Republicans have often alleged that the current rules encourage migrants to come to the border with children because they know they'll be released.

The Federal Deficit Is Growing Faster Than…

The Congressional Budget Office said the deficit will hit $960 billion for the fiscal year 2019 and $1 trillion for fiscal year 2020.

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Pence steps up pressure for trade deal with Mexico, Canada

Vice President Mike Pence stepped up pressure on Congress to support the Trump administration's new trade deal with Mexico and Canada, taking his pitch to a congressional swing district in New Mexico

U.S. Announces Rule Extending Time Migrant…

The rule will replace the 1997 Flores Settlement Agreement, which says that the government can only detain migrant children for up to 20 days.

UN warns of severe aid cuts in Yemen without new funds soon

The U.N. humanitarian chief in Yemen is warning that unless significant new funding is received in the coming weeks food rations for 12 million people will be reduced and at least 2.5 million malnourished children will be cut off from life-saving services

March For Our Lives Unveils Ambitious Gun Control…

The student-founded organization released what it's calling "A Peace Plan for a Safer America" ahead of the 2020 election.

Baltimore teen gets life in prison in police…

A Baltimore teenager has been sentenced to life in prison more than a year after fatally striking a Maryland police officer with a stolen Jeep

Trump Scraps Denmark Trip, Cites PM Refusal To…

Denmark's prime minister previously described the idea of the U.S. buying Greenland as "absurd."

Court: Electoral College members not bound by popular vote

A US appeals court in Denver says Electoral College members can vote for the presidential candidate of their choice and aren't bound by the popular vote in their states

FEC Asks Trump To Stop Making 'Baseless…

FEC Chair Ellen Weintraub says the president's repeated allegations of voter fraud are damaging to democracy.

Epstein may have gamed the system from beyond the…

Jeffrey Epstein took steps in the days before he died to shield his fortune from the dozens of women who say he sexually abused them when they were teens

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Groups Sue ICE Over 'Deplorable' Health Care In…

​The suit alleges ICE failed to provide adequate medical and mental health care in its facilities nationwide, among other things.

Pentagon cancels billion-dollar missile defense project

The Pentagon is pulling the plug on a billion-dollar, technically troubled project to build a better weapon to destroy incoming missiles

White House Denies Payroll Tax Cut Plan Is In The…

The Washington Post and New York Times report that the White House is actively exploring a payroll tax cut to ward off economic downturn.

Must West Virginia governor live in capital? Suit…

A lawsuit seeking to force West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice to live in the state capital has returned to a courtroom, and the judge in the case has extended it while requesting more documents

President Trump Pivots On Gun Reform — Again

After saying he would look into background checks, the president seems to be turning his attention to mental health instead.

Trump moves to end limits on detention of migrant…

The Trump administration is moving to end a long-standing federal court agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention

U.S. Extends North Korea Travel Ban For Another…

The ban, which went into effect in 2017, prevents Americans from using a U.S. passport to gain entry to North Korea.

AP Analysis: Trump's 'disloyal' jab may boost base, not Jews

AP Analysis: Trump brands majority of American Jews 'disloyal' as he tries to woo voters

Survey: 3 In 4 Economists Believe U.S. Will Enter…

The Trump administration says economists concerned about an impending recession are wrong and trying to hurt the president's reelection chances.

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Environmentalists sue over Endangered Species Act…

Seven environmental and animal protection groups filed the first lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's recent rollbacks to the Endangered Species Act

Philadelphia Mayor Vows Action On Guns, But State…

Mayor Jim Kenney says if federal and state lawmakers won't pass gun restrictions, he will. But Pennsylvania law may stop him.

Atlanta college students fear for safety day…

Students at Clark Atlanta university are worrying about their safety the day after gunshots were fired into a crowd of 200 people outside the school's library