Trump spurns Dems on universal background checks

TRUMP SPURNS DEMS ON UNIVERSAL BACKGROUND CHECKS

President Donald Trump will not consider the House-passed universal background checks bill as part of his proposed gun package, according...

BORIS JOHNSON VOWS TO ‘OBEY' LAW, BUT STILL MAKE BREXIT HAPPEN IN OCTOBER

 
 
 
‘Get real': Senior Democrats shut down Kavanaugh impeachment push

‘GET REAL': SENIOR DEMOCRATS SHUT DOWN KAVANAUGH IMPEACHMENT PUSH

Senior Democrats are moving quickly to snuff out calls to impeach Brett Kavanaugh, arguing those tactics are unrealistic and politically...

Trump's California fundraisers are drenched in cash - and secrecy

TRUMP'S CALIFORNIA FUNDRAISERS ARE DRENCHED IN CASH - AND SECRECY

SAN FRANCISCO - Donald Trump remains unpopular in the state where he lost to Hillary Clinton by a landslide: his job approval ratings...

 
 
 

TRUMP AND SAUDI CROWN PRINCE TALK OIL AND IRAN

PUTIN, TROLLING TRUMP, SAYS SAUDI ARABIA SHOULD BUY RUSSIAN AIR DEFENSE SYSTEM

 
 
 

TRUMP ON NYT-KAVANAUGH DRAMA: 'A TERRIBLE THING'

Never-Trump ties could damage would-be Bolton successor

NEVER-TRUMP TIES COULD DAMAGE WOULD-BE BOLTON SUCCESSOR

The NeverTrump ties of one leading candidate to succeed John Bolton are coming under increasing scrutiny as President Donald Trump...

 
 
 
Times' handling of Kavanaugh story draws widespread criticism

TIMES' HANDLING OF KAVANAUGH STORY DRAWS WIDESPREAD CRITICISM

The New York Times' bungled handling of revelations from a book on Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh managed to draw fire from...

Nadler throws cold water on Kavanaugh impeachment

NADLER THROWS COLD WATER ON KAVANAUGH IMPEACHMENT

The House Judiciary Committee is too tied up with "impeaching the president" to take immediate action on a potential investigation...

 
 
 

EDWARD SNOWDEN 'WOULD LOVE' TO GET POLITICAL ASYLUM IN FRANCE

Justice Minister Nicole Belloubet said she would be 'in favor' of granting him asylum.

DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES SUPPORT UNITED AUTO WORKERS

 
 
 
Trump ‘locked and loaded' tweet keeps oil market on edge

TRUMP ‘LOCKED AND LOADED' TWEET KEEPS OIL MARKET ON EDGE

President Donald Trump's statements on Twitter that the U.S. is “locked and loaded” to retaliate against those responsible for the...

Trump suggests Iran responsible for Saudi oil attack

TRUMP SUGGESTS IRAN RESPONSIBLE FOR SAUDI OIL ATTACK

President Donald Trump on Monday hinted at potential new evidence that could prove Iran was behind a series of drone attacks in Saudia...

 
 
 
POLITICO Pro Canada: Week 1 polling: Trudeau's horse-race advantage

POLITICO PRO CANADA: WEEK 1 POLLING: TRUDEAU'S HORSE-RACE ADVANTAGE

QUICK FIX - An analysis of several polls of the Canadian election reveals distinct advantages for the incumbent, Justin Trudeau. His...

Trump revs up his attacks after new misconduct allegation against Kavanaugh

TRUMP REVS UP HIS ATTACKS AFTER NEW MISCONDUCT ALLEGATION AGAINST KAVANAUGH

President Donald Trump on Monday seized upon an editors' note The New York Times appended to a weekend report that detailed a new allegation...

 
 
 
Elizabeth Warren beefs up anti-corruption plan ahead of NYC speech

ELIZABETH WARREN BEEFS UP ANTI-CORRUPTION PLAN AHEAD OF NYC SPEECH

On the presidential campaign trail, Sen. Elizabeth Warren frequently boasts that she has the “biggest anti-corruption plan since Watergate.”...

POLITICO PLAYBOOK: WILL TRUMP STRIKE IRAN?

And Joe Biden slams Trump on North Korea.

 
 
 
Amy Klobuchar to embark on tour of 'blue wall' states

AMY KLOBUCHAR TO EMBARK ON TOUR OF 'BLUE WALL' STATES

Sen. Amy Klobuchar is kicking off a “blue wall” tour this week, making stops in Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin, according to...

There's a reason we don't know much about AI

THERE'S A REASON WE DON'T KNOW MUCH ABOUT AI

Last year, when the Food and Drug Administration approved an Apple Watch feature that notified users if they had an irregular heart...

 
 
 



Authorities formed a human chain to help free dolphins stranded in a canal

Authorities formed a human chain to help free dolphins stranded in a canal

A 14-link human chain helped free four dolphins that were stranded in a Florida canal. Read more ...

Authorities: MLB pitcher, St. Cloud resident charged with solicitation of child

Authorities: MLB pitcher, St. Cloud resident charged with solicitation of child

Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez was taken into custody in Pittsburgh on a felony warrant out of Florida, authorities say. Read more ...

‘Not a House party': Ex-Trump aide Lewandowski hearing turns into...

‘Not a House party': Ex-Trump aide Lewandowski hearing turns into impeachment circus

Seeking to impeach President Donald Trump, the House Judiciary Committee summoned his former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski for a hearing that devolved into a trolling and... Read more ...

American Becomes 1st Person To Swim English Channel Four Times Without Stopping

American Becomes 1st Person To Swim English Channel Four Times Without Stopping

Sarah Thomas of Colorado plunged into the record books with her 54-hour feat. She finished Tuesday and said she was stung in the face by a jellyfish in the process. Read more ...

General Mills recalls Gold Medal flour for possible E. coli contamination

General Mills recalls Gold Medal flour for possible E. coli contamination

This strain of E. coli usually sickens people within three to four days of exposure. Read more ...

Cokie Roberts, Pioneering Female Journalist Who Helped Shape NPR, Dies at 75

Cokie Roberts, Pioneering Female Journalist Who Helped Shape NPR, Dies at 75

Roberts, who joined the fledgling network in 1978, was a seasoned Washington insider who developed a distinctive voice as a reporter and commentator for both NPR and ABC News. Read more ...

Daniel Jones named Giants starting quarterback as Eli Manning benched

Daniel Jones named Giants starting quarterback as Eli Manning benched

The Daniel Jones era will begin on Sunday. The Giants tweeted out on Tuesday morning that Eli Manning would not start in Week 3 against the Buccaneers with the Duke rookie... Read more ...

This swim just broke a world record

This swim just broke a world record

Sarah Thomas, a breast cancer survivor, has broken a world-record by swimming the English Channel four times non-stop, in just over 54 hours. Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek reveals setback in cancer battle

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek reveals setback in cancer battle

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek said Tuesday that he is undergoing another round of chemotherapy. Read more ...

Cornell will start giving full scholarships to medical students who qualify...

Cornell will start giving full scholarships to medical students who qualify for financial aid

More than half of the program's medical students received need-based scholarships to cover the cost of attendance, which is about $90,000 per year. Read more ...