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Embattled Tennessee House Speaker Still Won't Resign Despite No Confidence Vote

EMBATTLED TENNESSEE HOUSE SPEAKER STILL WON'T RESIGN DESPITE NO CONFIDENCE VOTE

Republican Glen Casada, who has been dogged by scandals, shrugged off a no-confidence vote issued by the state's House GOP caucus on...

Kris Kobach Is Demanding Some Insane Perks To Be Trump's Immigration Czar: Report

KRIS KOBACH IS DEMANDING SOME INSANE PERKS TO BE TRUMP'S IMMIGRATION CZAR: REPORT

A private plane on standby, weekends in Kansas and a top White House salary, oh my.

 
 
 
Betsy DeVos Used Private Email For Official Business In 'Limited' Cases

BETSY DEVOS USED PRIVATE EMAIL FOR OFFICIAL BUSINESS IN 'LIMITED' CASES

Federal investigators found fewer than 100 emails on government matters sent to and from the education secretary's personal accounts.

Trump Goes After Biden In His Native State Of Pennsylvania: He 'Deserted' You

TRUMP GOES AFTER BIDEN IN HIS NATIVE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA: HE 'DESERTED' YOU

The president said former Vice President Joe Biden, who is running in 2020, is “not from Pennsylvania,” before correcting himself.

 
 
 
Muslim Members Of Congress Host A Historic Iftar In The Capitol

MUSLIM MEMBERS OF CONGRESS HOST A HISTORIC IFTAR IN THE CAPITOL

Trump held a Ramadan dinner at the White House just last week but without any Muslim Americans.

Tennessee Official Refuses To Apologize For Anti-Muslim Comments

TENNESSEE OFFICIAL REFUSES TO APOLOGIZE FOR ANTI-MUSLIM COMMENTS

In a series of Facebook posts, Craig Northcott claimed Islam and all Muslims are inherently "evil." Muslim groups say he's unfit to...

 
 
 
GOP Senator Says Trump's Trade War Has Farmers On 'Verge Of Financial Collapse'

GOP SENATOR SAYS TRUMP'S TRADE WAR HAS FARMERS ON 'VERGE OF FINANCIAL COLLAPSE'

Jerry Moran of Kansas urged Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to find a better response than unreliable government aid.

Vulnerable Republicans Who Backed Obamacare Repeal Aren't As Fired Up About It Now

VULNERABLE REPUBLICANS WHO BACKED OBAMACARE REPEAL AREN'T AS FIRED UP ABOUT IT NOW

Incumbents facing reelection in 2020 are softening their rhetoric about the Affordable Care Act even as Trump seeks to strike down...

 
 
 
Judge Rules Against Trump In Financial Records Dispute With Congress

JUDGE RULES AGAINST TRUMP IN FINANCIAL RECORDS DISPUTE WITH CONGRESS

A federal judge said Monday that the president cannot block a House subpoena to Mazars USA, an accounting firm for Trump and his businesses.

Justin Amash Fires Back At GOP Critics Of Trump Impeachment

JUSTIN AMASH FIRES BACK AT GOP CRITICS OF TRUMP IMPEACHMENT

The Republican congressman once again made his case after previously tweeting that the president had "engaged in impeachable conduct."

 
 
 
Middle Class Crashed After 2000 And Hasn't Recovered. Economists Are Worried

MIDDLE CLASS CRASHED AFTER 2000 AND HASN'T RECOVERED. ECONOMISTS ARE WORRIED

Only half of earners today make more than their parents did.

Trump To Block Ex-White House Lawyer Don McGahn From Testifying On Mueller Report

TRUMP TO BLOCK EX-WHITE HOUSE LAWYER DON MCGAHN FROM TESTIFYING ON MUELLER REPORT

A Justice Department legal opinion says the House Judiciary Committee can't compel McGahn to testify.

 
 
 
Supreme Court Sides With Native American Hunter As Neil Gorsuch Joins Liberal Justices

SUPREME COURT SIDES WITH NATIVE AMERICAN HUNTER AS NEIL GORSUCH JOINS LIBERAL JUSTICES

An 1868 treaty between the Crow Tribe and U.S. government remains in effect, the high court ruled.

Guatemalan Teen Becomes 5th Migrant Child To Die After Being Detained By Border Patrol

GUATEMALAN TEEN BECOMES 5TH MIGRANT CHILD TO DIE AFTER BEING DETAINED BY BORDER PATROL

The 16-year-old was found "unresponsive" during a welfare check.

 
 
 
Border Agent Called Immigrants 'Subhuman S**t' And Racist Slurs In Text Messages

BORDER AGENT CALLED IMMIGRANTS 'SUBHUMAN S**T' AND RACIST SLURS IN TEXT MESSAGES

The text messages were revealed in federal court filings for Matthew Bowen, who faces charges for hitting an apprehended migrant with...

Trump Addresses NYT Deutsche Bank Story In Series Of Tweets

TRUMP ADDRESSES NYT DEUTSCHE BANK STORY IN SERIES OF TWEETS

The president attacked The New York Times and "Fake Media" in a flurry of defensive tweets on Monday morning.

 
 
 
Kamala Harris Offers Sweeping Plan To Dock Companies That Don't Pay Women Equally

KAMALA HARRIS OFFERS SWEEPING PLAN TO DOCK COMPANIES THAT DON'T PAY WOMEN EQUALLY

The proposal would levy fines on businesses who don't prove that their pay practices are fair.

Alabama's Biggest Newspapers Publish Essays By 200 Women On Abortion Ban

ALABAMA'S BIGGEST NEWSPAPERS PUBLISH ESSAYS BY 200 WOMEN ON ABORTION BAN

Alabama Media Group newspapers devoted their Sunday editions to the voices of women because "a majority of men in the state legislature...

 
 
 
Nancy Pelosi Honored With John F. Kennedy Profile In Courage Award

NANCY PELOSI HONORED WITH JOHN F. KENNEDY PROFILE IN COURAGE AWARD

The Speaker of the House said she accepted the honor with "a full and humble heart."

Pete Buttigieg Tells 11-Year-Old Girl How To Stand Up To A Bully

PETE BUTTIGIEG TELLS 11-YEAR-OLD GIRL HOW TO STAND UP TO A BULLY

"Sometimes you just want to give it right back," he said, but then offered a better solution.

 
 
 



NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

Golden State completed a Western Conference finals sweep of the Trail Blazers with a 119-117 overtime win in Game 4. Read more ...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn. Read more ...

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Subtropical storm Andrea has formed 335 miles southwest of Bermuda. Read more ...

The White House has ordered former counsel Don McGahn not to comply with...

The White House has ordered former counsel Don McGahn not to comply with House Democrats' subpoena demanding he testify

The Trump administration is instructing former White House counsel Don McGahn to not comply with a subpoena demanding he testify on Tuesday, according to the New York... Read more ...

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

A judge has cleared the way for the parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet who died in a skiing accident to use his frozen sperm to produce a child. Read more ...

'Sesame Street' introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

'Sesame Street' introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

In an effort to support foster children and families, there's a new Muppet family living on Sesame Street. Read more ...

SeaWorld, Busch Gardens offering veterans and family members free admission

SeaWorld, Busch Gardens offering veterans and family members free admission

Active duty and retired military members and their families can spend a day at SeaWorld or Busch Gardens for free this summer. Read more ...

Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

The Muslim-hating white-supremacist behind February's deadly shooting rampage in two New Zealand mosques was formally charged with terrorism early Tuesday. Brenton Tarrant, who... Read more ...

Ford Slashes 10% Of Its Global Salaried Workforce

Ford Slashes 10% Of Its Global Salaried Workforce

About 7,000 white-collar jobs are being eliminated as part of Ford's massive organizational restructuring. The automaker says it will save $600 million per year as a result. Read more ...

F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70

F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70

BERLIN - Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent... Read more ...