In October, Trump pledged to introduce a tax cut "resolution" before the Nov. 6 midterm elections, catching Republican congressional leaders and even White House officials off guard. » Read More
By: Dan Mangan
Huckabee Sanders opened a rare White House press briefing by saying "we wish General Flynn well," less than two hours after his scheduled sentencing for lying to the FBI about contacts with Russia's ambassador to the United States was postponed. » Read More
By: Tucker Higgins
The oversight body reviewing complaints lodged against Kavanaugh said Tuesday that the allegations against the former federal appeals court judge are "serious" but that it must dismiss them without determining their merits. » Read More
Michael Flynn accepts an offer to delay the sentencing after Judge Emmet Sullivan warned he might send the former national security advisor to jail for lying to FBI agents about his conversations with a Russian ambassador. » Read More
Bijan Kian and Kamil Alptekin were charged in U.S. District Court in Eastern Virginia with crimes related to acting as unregistered agents of the Turkish government, according to court documents made public Monday.
A report compiled on influence operations in the 2016 elections points to a wholesale effort to inflame sentiments on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter, with some campaigns dating back to 2009.
If voters sour on the economy, it would bode poorly for Trump, who has frequently pointed to it as a triumph.
"This is not a vote of no confidence" in Trump, pollster Peter Hart said. "it's worse – a vote of no trust."
President Donald Trump's inaugural committee has raised red flags since its earliest days, when signs emerged of scattered mistakes and systemic failures in how the fund was being run. Only now are prosecutors reportedly digging into what happened.
By pulling out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, Trump sacrificed the best and earliest chance he had galvanize allies around a 12-country trade and investment agreement that could have compelled China to play more by its rules.
Pelosi riled up Democrats with a televised Oval Office spat with President Trump over government funding. Then she made a series of deals to pave her way to becoming House speaker once again.
Special counsel Robert Mueller has spent just over $25 million in his probe of any links between the Trump campaign and Russia, according to a new filing released Friday.
Flynn "does not need to be warned it is a crime to lie to federal agents to know the importance of telling them the truth," the special counsel said, adding he "undoubtedly was aware ... that lying to the FBI carries serious consequences."
Cohen tells ABC that Trump had him coordinate the payments, which came weeks before Election Day 2016, because he was worried about the potential impact of revelations about his alleged trysts with the women.
"There are obviously still concerns about the safety of their products or the extent to which their products could be used to compromise American security in any way or even individual security," Lieberman told Politico in an interview.
The Journal, citing people familiar with the matter, said the investigation arose in part from the slew of materials seized in April raids on Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, by federal prosecutors.
John Weaver, the chief strategist for GOP Ohio Gov. John Kasich, shot back at Trump after the president told Fox News "I hope so" when asked about Kasich or GOP Sen. Jeff Flake running against him.
Lawmakers in New York City and New Jersey are working to pass bills that would require retailers to accept cash, alleging that the growing cashless trend discriminates against low-income customers.
President Donald Trump said General Motors CEO Mary Barra is 'making a big mistake."
The president's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, was sentenced to three years in prison Wednesday for crimes that included campaign finance violations he says Trump directed him to commit.
Earlier Thursday, Senate Foreign Relations Committee chair Bob Corker, R-Tenn., introduced a resolution saying Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman "is responsible for the murder" of Khashoggi.
Butina was first charged by U.S. prosecutors in Washington, D.C., federal court in July. They alleged that she infiltrated U.S. organizations and cultivated relationships to advance a Russian agenda without registering as a foreign agent.
With just over a week until a government shutdown deadline, Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi aimed to turn Trump's border wall statements against him.
"Let us recognize as authoritarianism reasserts itself in country after country that we are by no means immune," Sen. Jeff Flake tells his Senate colleagues in his farewell address.