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Trump may back off plan for foreign aid cuts, to decide within week

3 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was considering scaling back an effort that could have cut billions of dollars in foreign aid and would decide on...
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Trump insists US now has 'strong background checks' for guns

3 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is insisting the U.S. already has "very, very strong background checks" for gun purchases and is noting many of his supporters "are strong...
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Trump says lower interest rates key to economy

3 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says his administration is a looking at tax cut proposals but not as a response to a potential recession. He says, "I'm looking at that all...
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Trump thinks gay Republican support excuses his anti-LGBTQ policies

3 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

During a press gaggle Tuesday, President Donald Trump took a question from The Washington Blade's Chris Johnson, who has long been a member of the White House press pool...
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Trump, contradicting aides, says he's 'thinking about' payroll tax cut

Trump, contradicting aides, says he's 'thinking about' payroll tax cut

27 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

President Donald Trump undercut his aides on Tuesday, saying he has "been thinking about" the prospect of a payroll tax cut, just hours after one of his main spokespeople...
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Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award watch list includes 2018 finalist Shea Patterson, Jalen Hurts, Justin Herbert

31 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

Shea Patterson, Justin Herbert, and Jalen Hurts are among the watch list players for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award in 2019.
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Trump says would be 'appropriate' for Russia to rejoin G-7

33 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says it would be appropriate for Russia to be readmitted to a group of the world's major industrial nations. Trump says Russia is often...
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Trump says he could tap Pompeo deputy to be new ambassador to Russia

Trump says he could tap Pompeo deputy to be new ambassador to Russia

43 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan "could very well be” his pick to be the new envoy to Russia. Speaking to reporters in the Oval...
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Trump confirms he's considering a payroll tax cut amid mounting economic concerns

49 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post   |   3 articles

The president's remarks came one day after The Washington Post reported that several senior White House officials had begun discussing such a move.
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Greg Craig trial exposes infighting, skullduggery on Manafort's Ukraine team

Greg Craig trial exposes infighting, skullduggery on Manafort's Ukraine team

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Greg Craig, the former Obama White House counsel, may regret he ever wound up working with former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, but Craig's ongoing criminal trial is...
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Shake Shack, Church's Chicken, and Wendy's join the battle between Popeyes...

Shake Shack, Church's Chicken, and Wendy's join the battle between Popeyes and Chick-fil-A over the superior chicken sandwich

Popeyes' new chicken sandwich kicked off a Twitter battle between fast-food brands . Chick-fil-A, Wendy's, Shake Shack, and Church's Chicken have taken to Twitter to defend the... Read more ...

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Court papers list assets of about $577 million. Read more ...

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend

The trade group Airlines for America forecast Tuesday that 17.5 million passengers will fly on US carriers between Aug. 28 and Sept. 3. That would be 2.5 million passengers a... Read more ...

Lakers free agency rumors: L.A. planning workouts for Dwight Howard, Joakim Noah

Lakers free agency rumors: L.A. planning workouts for Dwight Howard, Joakim Noah

Mo Speights will also work out for the team this week in Los Angeles, and Marcin Gortat is being considered as well. Read more ...

Baker Mayfield trashes Daniel Jones as a loser

Baker Mayfield trashes Daniel Jones as a loser

Baker Mayfield has joined the long list of Daniel Jones haters. The Browns quarterback ripped the Giants' decision to take Jones with the No. 6 pick in the NFL draft during a... Read more ...

Antonio Brown joins Raiders walkthrough without helmet

Antonio Brown joins Raiders walkthrough without helmet

ALAMEDA, Calif. - Star receiver Antonio Brown was back on the field for the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday after missing the previous practice as part of his dispute with the... Read more ...

Letitia James sues to block Trump's green card changes

Letitia James sues to block Trump's green card changes

New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a federal lawsuit against the Trump Administration on Tuesday, challenging a rules change that makes it easier to deny green cards... Read more ...

Former HUD secretary Julián Castro qualifies for next Democratic debate

Former HUD secretary Julián Castro qualifies for next Democratic debate

Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro has made the cut for September's third round of Democratic primary debates, meeting polling and fundraising... Read more ...

Wendy Anderson, wife of Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson, dies following...

Wendy Anderson, wife of Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson, dies following cancer battle

Wendy Anderson died Tuesday morning after a battle with cancer. She was diagnosed in 2017. Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein Signed Will Two Days Before Suicide, Records Show

Jeffrey Epstein Signed Will Two Days Before Suicide, Records Show

The existence of the will, first reported by the New York Post, raised new questions about Epstein's final days. Read more ...