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Former White House counsel Don McGahn interviewed Matthew Whitaker, who has since been named Acting attorney general, about joining President Trump's legal team last year, The New York Times reports.
McGahn, who left the White House last month, interviewed Whitaker in July 2017 about t...
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is out as the top official at the Justice Department, a development that is likely to spark a firestorm of criticism following the midterm elections.
The decision punctuates months of criticism by President Trump of his top law enforcement officer over h...
Sen. Ted Cruz (R) claimed on Friday that his opponent in the Texas Senate race, Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D), was funding a caravan of migrants traveling north to the U.S. through his campaign donations.
In a tweet Friday morning, the senator questioned whether O'Rourke believed the migrant ...
Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum shot back at President Trump for calling him a thief, saying, “If I’m stealing anything, it’s hearts and minds.”
Gillum, the mayor of Tallahassee, said on MSNBC's Morning Joe Thursday that his Republican opponent Ron DeSantis and...
The battle for control of the Senate is looking worse and worse for Democrats, who just a month ago saw a path to the majority but now increasingly look like they could lose more seats and have a smaller minority next year.
FBI agents raided San Juan's municipal building on Tuesday amid an investigation into purchasing practices used by city officials, including Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz.
Video posted on Twitter shows several uniformed FBI agents proceeding into the building Tuesday morning. Local journalis...
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Monday publicly released results of a DNA test that a top researcher said “strongly support” the existence of a Native American ancestor.
Warren gave the results of the analysis, conducted by Stanford University professor and MacArthur genius Carlos B...
A man who attended Yale University with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh went on the record on Sunday accusing Kavanaugh of mischaracterizing his alcohol consumption during last week's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.
Chad Ludington in an interview with The New York Times said ...
Rep. Keith Ellison is projected to win the Democratic primary for Minnesota attorney general in a race marked by late-breaking allegations that he abused an ex-girlfriend, which he denied.
Sen. Mark Warner (Va.), the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, has accused President Trump of compiling a “Nixonian enemies list” by revoking former CIA Director John Brennan's security clearance and threatening to do the same for other critics.
“This was in effect almo...
The Trump administration is expected to release a report in the coming weeks on reforming the U.S. Postal Service (USPS), an event that could revive President Trump’s feud with Amazon.
Wages in the U.S. fell over the past year despite an ongoing economic boom, according to data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday.
In the last 12 months through July, real average hourly earnings dropped 0.4 percent. That figure takes into account seasonal differences,...
Sadly, experience teaches that each country seems to think that it is different and that what is happening in Turkey couldn't happen at home.
The odds are high that Mueller will offer a declarative public statement before the midterm elections, and very likely before Labor Day.
President Trump on Sunday unleashed a tirade against the media in which he called reporters "unpatriotic" for reporting on the inner workings of the government.
There is no denying the economy is growing stronger than ever under the policies of this president.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has reportedly been caught off guard by recent moves by the White House.
President Trump's performance this past week aside Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki sparked outrage among congressional Democrats in all ways but one: There's been no surge in support for impeachment.
President Trump in an interview that aired Friday said that he’s “ready to go” with $500 billion in tariffs on China after already slapping the country with a series of tariffs.
Robert Mueller's special counsel office on Wednesday released an itemized list of evidence prosecutors are considering for use against Paul Manafort as the former Trump aide's Washington D.C. trial approaches.
Legal ethics experts Rebecca Roiphe and Bruce Green say there may be reasons to oppose Kavanaugh's nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court, but conflict of interest isn't one of them.
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh seems on track for confirmation, as moderate Sens. Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) have not signaled plans to oppose his confirmation despite strong lobbying over their votes.
Democratic pollster Carly Cooperman, who is a partner at Schoen Consulting, on Wednesday said moderate Democrats stand the best chance of winning in the upcoming midterm elections.
In a photo posted to Twitter on Wednesday, Guilfoyle poses alongside David Seaman as he makes an "OK" hand gesture, a sign that has become associated with white nationalists. Seaman continues to promulgate false claims about the existence of a pedophilia ring being run out of a Washington, D.C...
Social media users mocked InfoWars founder and host Alex Jones for predicting that Democrats are planning to start a civil war on July 4.