President Donald Trump's expectations that the U.S. Supreme Court would hand him a win in negotiations over the ongoing partial government shutdown now look likely to come to nothing. » Read More
By: Jacob Pramuk
"I do not acknowledge that the fundamental economy has been adversely affect at all" by the shutdown, Trump advisor Larry Kudlow said. » Read More
By: Kevin Breuninger
The FSA's temporary reopening marks another government bureau's attempt to provide public services amid the partial shutdown. » Read More
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If the shutdown continues through the week, Friday will mark the second federal paycheck missed by affected federal workers. » Read More
The partial government shutdown, which is more than a month old, is hampering investigations into sex crimes against children and presenting other threats to national security, according to FBI agents.
The Senate released a bill Monday reflecting an offer President Donald Trump made Saturday to end the partial government shutdown, but it will almost certainly fail.
Pelosi wrote a letter to Trump last week urging him to either reschedule his State of the Union address or deliver it in writing to Congress.
A tentative agreement was reached Tuesday in the first teachers strike in the Los Angeles Unified School District in 30 years, allowing educators to start returning to the classroom on Wednesday.
Ross agreed to testify "voluntarily and without a subpoena" in a public hearing on March 14.
The super rich attending Davos have misgivings about Ocasio-Cortez's proposal to boost the tax rate on earnings above $10 million to 70 percent.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday announced it would permit the Trump administration to enforce a ban on a broad category of transgender troops from serving in the military.
John Kerry said President Donald Trump should resign while speaking on a CNBC panel at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
David Rubenstein says he gets the sense from his contacts that trade negotiations between the U.S. and China will settle in months while the government shutdown is nearing an end.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez believes that "a system that allows billionaires to exist" is immoral, the freshman congresswoman said at an event celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday.
U.S. and Chinese negotiators need to accept that certain goals can't be reached at the moment, but that shouldn't stop them from reaching a deal to avert an all-out trade war and bring confidence back to global markets, writes Stefan M. Selig.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday will hear a 2nd Amendment case that could limit restrictions on gun owners.
The high court did not rule on the merits of the company's argument that it should not have to comply with a subpoena issued by a federal grand jury in Washington earlier this year.
First-term Democratic Senator Kamala Harris of California, launched her 2020 campaign for the White House on Monday.
In some 25 years of attending Davos, the Atlantic Council's Fred Kempe says he's never seen "such concern among its attendees about emerging risk."
The plan comes as Trump faces pressure to end the partial government shutdown that has inflicted financial pain on government workers and disrupted services from food inspection to airport security.