Constitution

New York's New Attorney General Has Big Plans to Investigate Trump's Business Dealings

10 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Incoming New York Attorney General Letitia James said she plans to thoroughly investigate the business dealings of President Donald Trump and his family when she takes office...
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Can Trump pardon Cohen or Manafort? Here's who he's given clemency to so far

Can Trump pardon Cohen or Manafort? Here's who he's given clemency to so far

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   11 articles

President Donald Trump's longtime fixer and lawyer, Michael Cohen, was sentenced to three years in prison on December 12. Another Trump associate, his former campaign chairman...
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City Removes Decades-Old Nativity Scene After Constitutional Complaints About Christian Display

16 hours ago   |   Newsweek

A Washington state city ended a decades-old traditional of displaying a Nativity scene after a handful of complaints citing constitutional infringement demanded it be removed...
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Would Indicting Trump Be Constitutional?

22 hours ago   |   NY Times

Yes, it would be. But that question is a distraction from the principal objective of the Russia investigation.
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Why Shinzo Abe faces an uphill battle to revise Japan's constitution

22 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Revising Article 9, the "peace clause," could enable new military platforms, roles and missions for Japan's Self-Defense Forces.
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Sri Lanka's sacked prime minister wins confidence vote

22 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - The former Sri Lankan prime minister whose October sacking by the president precipitated a political crisis has won a confidence vote in Parliament. Ranil...
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Stormy Daniels Must Pay Trump $300,000 in Legal Fees in Dismissed Defamation Suit

1 day ago   |   Fortune   |   13 articles

A judge ordered adult-film actress Stephanie Clifford to pay nearly $300,000 towards President Donald Trump's legal fees as a result of a defamation case Clifford brought...
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Behind closed doors, Pelosi disparages Trump's 'manhood'

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump's border wall demand is really about his "manhood." That's what she told Democratic lawmakers...
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250,000 refugees to be sent back to Syria in 2019 despite enduring ‘climate of fear'

250,000 refugees to be sent back to Syria in 2019 despite enduring ‘climate of fear'

1 day ago   |   Think Progress

As fighting has subsided in the bulk of the country, some 250,000 refugees are being prepared to be returned to Syria in the new year, Reuters reported on Tuesday. If that...
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America's Original Sin

1 day ago   |   Foreign Affairs

The documents most closely associated with the creation of the United States- the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution -present a problem with which Americans have...
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Del Monte recalls select cans of corn distributed in 25 states

Del Monte recalls select cans of corn distributed in 25 states

Del Monte Foods Inc. is recalling more than 64,000 cases of the product due to potential contamination, according to a recall notice. Read more ...

Reports: 3 people missing in West Virginia coal mine found alive

Reports: 3 people missing in West Virginia coal mine found alive

Three people who were missing in an abandoned coal mine have been found, according to officials. Read more ...

Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkey

Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's state-run news agency says several people have been injured after a high-speed train crashed into an overpass in the capital Ankara. Anadolu Agency... Read more ...

Michael Cohen says he felt it was his 'duty' to 'cover up' Trump's 'dirty...

Michael Cohen says he felt it was his 'duty' to 'cover up' Trump's 'dirty deeds,' is sentenced to 3 years in prison

Michael Cohen appeared in court on Wednesday to be sentenced by US District Judge William H. Pauley III for an array of crimes he committed while employed by President Donald... Read more ...

Raptors rout Warriors 113-93 without Kawhi to complete sweep

Raptors rout Warriors 113-93 without Kawhi to complete sweep

OAKLAND, Calif. - Kyle Lowry had 23 points and 12 assists to lead a balanced Toronto offense while leading scorer Kawhi Leonard sat out, Serge Ibaka added 20 points and the... Read more ...

Can Trump pardon Cohen or Manafort? Here's who he's given clemency to so far

Can Trump pardon Cohen or Manafort? Here's who he's given clemency to so far

President Donald Trump's longtime fixer and lawyer, Michael Cohen, was sentenced to three years in prison on December 12. Another Trump associate, his former campaign chairman... Read more ...

Ellen DeGeneres considers ending daytime talk show

Ellen DeGeneres considers ending daytime talk show

Ellen DeGeneres renewed her deal in 2016, but had been "close to declining" the offer. Read more ...

Theresa May survives Conservative party vote of no confidence

Theresa May survives Conservative party vote of no confidence

Theresa May has survived a confidence vote in her leadership. She wins by 200 votes to 117. The vote was triggered after 48 MPs sent letters expressing no confidence in the... Read more ...

Dinwiddie scores career-best 39, Nets top 76ers 127-124

Dinwiddie scores career-best 39, Nets top 76ers 127-124

PHILADELPHIA - Spencer Dinwiddie put on his best Stephen Curry impersonation. Read more ...

St. Paul Federal Jury Convicts 36 In Thai Sex Trafficking Ring

St. Paul Federal Jury Convicts 36 In Thai Sex Trafficking Ring

MINNEAPOLIS - A federal jury in St. Paul convicted 36 people for their roles in an international sex trafficking organization Wednesday. Prosecutors say the criminal enterprise... Read more ...