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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV   |   6 articles

Justice John Paul Stevens , who was nominated to the Supreme Court by Republican President Gerald Ford in 1975 in the wake of Watergate and stepped down almost 35 years later...
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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

1 hour ago   |   New York Post   |   6 articles

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens - a strong proponent of abolishing the Second Amendment - has died, ABC News reported. He was 99. Appointed by Republican...
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House votes to condemn President Trump's 'racist' tweets in extraordinary rebuke

3 hours ago   |   ABC   |   7 articles

In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led House voted Tuesday night to condemn President Donald Trump's "racist comments" against four congresswomen of color...
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House Votes to Condemn Trump's Racist Tweets, but Not Before Pelosi's Words Spark Chaos

3 hours ago   |   Slate   |   7 articles

The resolution passed early in the evening, 240 to 187, with the support of every Democrat, four Republicans, and independent Rep. Justin Amash.
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'Fuel to the Fire': All But 4 House Republicans Balk at Formally Condemning Trump's Racist Tweets

3 hours ago   |   Newsweek

The lack of Republican support was to be expected, as only a handful of GOP members echoed Democrats' condemnation of the president's racist and "xenophobic" tweets telling...
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Schumer leads Democrats in bid to overturn IRS ruling on SALT deductions

4 hours ago   |   Times Union

WASHINGTON Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer is leading a group of 10 Democratic senators in an effort to restore its “work-arounds” to help taxpayers endure the...
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Democrats and Republicans find unity in trashing Big Tech

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Two years ago, Facebook changed its mission statement to focus on “bringing the world closer together.” On Tuesday, it appeared to accomplish that lofty goal for the political...
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Trump Rallies G.O.P. to Oppose Resolution Against Racist Language

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

President Trump, declaring he does not “have a Racist bone” in his body, tried to rally House Republicans to vote against a resolution labeling his comments racist.
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Amid Furor Over Racist Tweets, White House Announces Immigration Bill

Amid Furor Over Racist Tweets, White House Announces Immigration Bill

8 hours ago   |   NPR

The White House has been quietly working to draft a bill that aims to unite Republicans on the issue. It doesn't deal with the millions currently in the country. (Image credit...
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Facing censure, Trump insists ‘not a racist bone in my body'

9 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - Defiant in the face of widespread censure, President Donald Trump insisted Tuesday that his tweets suggesting four Democratic congresswomen of color return to...
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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

He retired in June 2010 at age 90, the second oldest justice in the court's history. Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Authorities called the situation a “tragic accident.” Read more ...

Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship...

Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship question to 2020 census

A New York federal judge has issued an order definitively blocking the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census in any form, despite the... Read more ...

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Seven designs featured in new premium diaper line Read more ...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to minor girls'

A judge ruled Tuesday that R&B singer R. Kelly be held without bond on federal charges that he and his entourage recruited girls and women to engage in illegal sexual activity... Read more ...

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

Garner's words “I can't breathe” became a rallying cry for police reform activists, coming amid a stretch of other deaths of black men at the hands of white officers. Read more ...

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

Chance the Snapper, as he came to be known, had been on the loose in the park for almost a week - forcing a partial shutdown of the site. Read more ...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's chokehold death

The Department of Justice won't bring civil rights or criminal charges against NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner, a source familiar with the case told Read more ...

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

The man pleaded not guilty during a Monday morning arraignment. Read more ...