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  • Allegations against son led to Time's Up CEO's resignation

    Allegations against son led to Time's Up CEO's resignation

    Friday, February 22 2019 7:33 AM EST2019-02-22 12:33:05 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-22 17:53:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2018, file photo, then WNBA president Lisa Borders addresses media members before Game 1 of the WNBA basketball finals between the Seattle Storm and the Washington Mystics in Seattle. Borders, f...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2018, file photo, then WNBA president Lisa Borders addresses media members before Game 1 of the WNBA basketball finals between the Seattle Storm and the Washington Mystics in Seattle. Borders, f...
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2018, file photo, then WNBA president Lisa Borders addresses media members before Game 1 of the WNBA basketball finals between the Seattle Storm and the Washington Mystics in Seattle. Borders, f...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2018, file photo, then WNBA president Lisa Borders addresses media members before Game 1 of the WNBA basketball finals between the Seattle Storm and the Washington Mystics in Seattle. Borders, f...
    Sexual misconduct allegations against her son prompted the president and CEO of Time's Up to resign.More
    Sexual misconduct allegations against her son prompted the president and CEO of Time's Up to resign.More
  • New attorney general in hot seat as Mueller report nears

    New attorney general in hot seat as Mueller report nears

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:23 AM EST2019-02-22 05:23:40 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-22 17:53:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2019, file photo, then-Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Barr has been attorney general for just one week b...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2019, file photo, then-Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Barr has been attorney general for just one week b...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2019, file photo, then-Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Barr has been attorney general for just one week b...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2019, file photo, then-Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Barr has been attorney general for just one week b...
    William Barr is on the cusp of what will almost certainly be the most consequential decision of his long career: how much of the special counsel's findings to make public.More
    William Barr is on the cusp of what will almost certainly be the most consequential decision of his long career: how much of the special counsel's findings to make public.More
  • Democrats try to make gains with governors in 2019 elections

    Democrats try to make gains with governors in 2019 elections

    Friday, February 22 2019 10:33 AM EST2019-02-22 15:33:12 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:45 PM EST2019-02-22 17:45:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2018 file photo, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Democrat seeking re-election to a second term next year, answers questions from reporters at his end-of-the-year news conference in Baton Rouge. Th...(AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2018 file photo, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Democrat seeking re-election to a second term next year, answers questions from reporters at his end-of-the-year news conference in Baton Rouge. Th...
    (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2018 file photo, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Democrat seeking re-election to a second term next year, answers questions from reporters at his end-of-the-year news conference in Baton Rouge. Th...(AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2018 file photo, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Democrat seeking re-election to a second term next year, answers questions from reporters at his end-of-the-year news conference in Baton Rouge. Th...
    Though the national political focus has largely turned to the 2020 presidential campaign, three Southern states will see hard-fought governors' races this year, with Democrats trying to show they can compete in...More
    Though the national political focus has largely turned to the 2020 presidential campaign, three Southern states will see hard-fought governors' races this year, with Democrats trying to show they can compete in prime Donald Trump territory.More
  • Smollett reactions epitomize polarized state of US politics

    Smollett reactions epitomize polarized state of US politics

    Thursday, February 21 2019 5:53 PM EST2019-02-21 22:53:36 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:45 PM EST2019-02-22 17:45:26 GMT
    Reactions to police assertion that Jussie Smollett staged the attack on himself reflect the polarized state of political discourse in US.More
    Reactions to police assertion that Jussie Smollett staged the attack on himself reflect the polarized state of political discourse in US.More
  • Climate threat doubter is leading effort to advise Trump

    Climate threat doubter is leading effort to advise Trump

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:24 PM EST2019-02-20 23:24:23 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:45 PM EST2019-02-22 17:45:01 GMT
    The Trump administration is exploring the idea of a special committee to look at climate change and security risks, with the effort being coordinated by a 79-year-old physicist who rejects mainstream climate science.More
    The Trump administration is exploring the idea of a special committee to look at climate change and security risks, with the effort being coordinated by a 79-year-old physicist who rejects mainstream climate science.More
  • New election ordered in disputed North Carolina House race

    New election ordered in disputed North Carolina House race

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:24 AM EST2019-02-21 06:24:19 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:49 GMT
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). John Harris, the son of Mark Harris, testifies during the third day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at t...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). John Harris, the son of Mark Harris, testifies during the third day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at t...
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). John Harris, the son of Mark Harris, testifies during the third day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at t...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). John Harris, the son of Mark Harris, testifies during the third day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at t...
    The Republican narrowly leading the country's last undecided congressional election wants North Carolina elections officials to overlook ballot manipulation in a rural county and declare him the winner.More
    The Republican narrowly leading the country's last undecided congressional election wants North Carolina elections officials to overlook ballot manipulation in a rural county and declare him the winner.More
  • White House says US will keep 200 troops in Syria

    White House says US will keep 200 troops in Syria

    Thursday, February 21 2019 8:23 PM EST2019-02-22 01:23:38 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:48 GMT
    White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says the U.S. is keeping 200 American troops in Syria for now as part of a small peacekeeping force.More
    White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says the U.S. is keeping 200 American troops in Syria for now as part of a small peacekeeping force.More
  • House Dems introduce measure to revoke Trump border edict

    House Dems introduce measure to revoke Trump border edict

    Friday, February 22 2019 9:13 AM EST2019-02-22 14:13:07 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.
    House Democrats introduce resolution to block the national emergency declaration Trump issued to fund his proposed wall along the U.S-Mexico border.More
    House Democrats introduce resolution to block the national emergency declaration Trump issued to fund his proposed wall along the U.S-Mexico border.More
  • Trump pledges to expand opportunity for every race

    Trump pledges to expand opportunity for every race

    Thursday, February 21 2019 8:43 PM EST2019-02-22 01:43:28 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump, left, Vice President Mike Pence, right, and his wife Karen Pence, speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White Hous...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump, left, Vice President Mike Pence, right, and his wife Karen Pence, speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White Hous...
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump, left, Vice President Mike Pence, right, and his wife Karen Pence, speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White Hous...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump, left, Vice President Mike Pence, right, and his wife Karen Pence, speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White Hous...
    President Donald Trump is pledging to expand opportunity for Americans of every race, religion and creed as he commemorates Black History Month.More
    President Donald Trump is pledging to expand opportunity for Americans of every race, religion and creed as he commemorates Black History Month.More
  • Trump to let AG decide what to release from Mueller report

    Trump to let AG decide what to release from Mueller report

    Friday, February 22 2019 11:23 AM EST2019-02-22 16:23:09 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:39 GMT
    The White House says President Donald Trump will let his new attorney general decide whether to release the findings of the special counsel's Russia investigation to the public.More
    The White House says President Donald Trump will let his new attorney general decide whether to release the findings of the special counsel's Russia investigation to the public.More
  • White House looking into Acosta role in sex abuse plea deal

    White House looking into Acosta role in sex abuse plea deal

    Friday, February 22 2019 11:23 AM EST2019-02-22 16:23:07 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE- In this March 22, 2017, file photo, Labor secretary-designate Alex Acosta testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Judge Kenneth Marra ruled Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, that the victims of financier Jeffrey Epst...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE- In this March 22, 2017, file photo, Labor secretary-designate Alex Acosta testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Judge Kenneth Marra ruled Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, that the victims of financier Jeffrey Epst...
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE- In this March 22, 2017, file photo, Labor secretary-designate Alex Acosta testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Judge Kenneth Marra ruled Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, that the victims of financier Jeffrey Epst...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE- In this March 22, 2017, file photo, Labor secretary-designate Alex Acosta testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Judge Kenneth Marra ruled Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, that the victims of financier Jeffrey Epst...
    The White House says it's "looking into" Labor Secretary Alex Acosta's handling of a secret plea deal with a wealthy financier accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls.More
    The White House says it's "looking into" Labor Secretary Alex Acosta's handling of a secret plea deal with a wealthy financier accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls.More
  • Mueller to file sentencing memo in Manafort conspiracy case

    Mueller to file sentencing memo in Manafort conspiracy case

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:23 PM EST2019-02-22 17:23:03 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing in Washington. A judge has set a March 8, 2019, sentencing da...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing in Washington. A judge has set a March 8, 2019, sentencing da...
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing in Washington. A judge has set a March 8, 2019, sentencing da...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing in Washington. A judge has set a March 8, 2019, sentencing da...
    Special counsel Robert Mueller is filing a sentencing memorandum in one of the two criminal cases against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.More
    Special counsel Robert Mueller is filing a sentencing memorandum in one of the two criminal cases against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.More
  • Trump ally Stone gets gag order after 'crosshairs' post

    Trump ally Stone gets gag order after 'crosshairs' post

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:03 PM EST2019-02-21 20:03:18 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appear in court over a Instagr...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appear in court over a Instagr...
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appear in court over a Instagr...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appear in court over a Instagr...
    Trump confidant Roger Stone in court to answer for Instagram post that appeared to show judge and crosshairs of a gun.More
    Trump confidant Roger Stone in court to answer for Instagram post that appeared to show judge and crosshairs of a gun.More
  • US and China resume trade talks as Trump's deadline nears

    US and China resume trade talks as Trump's deadline nears

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:43 PM EST2019-02-22 17:43:05 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....
    US and China resume trade talks as Trump's March 2 deadline for an agreement draws near.More
    US and China resume trade talks as Trump's March 2 deadline for an agreement draws near.More
  • Worry about US-SKorea alliance grows before Trump-Kim summit

    Worry about US-SKorea alliance grows before Trump-Kim summit

    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:53 PM EST2019-02-22 04:53:50 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:28 GMT
    (South Korea Defense Ministry via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2017, file photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers, F-35B stealth fighter jets and South Korean F-15K fighter jets fly over the Korean Peninsula d...(South Korea Defense Ministry via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2017, file photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers, F-35B stealth fighter jets and South Korean F-15K fighter jets fly over the Korean Peninsula d...
    (South Korea Defense Ministry via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2017, file photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers, F-35B stealth fighter jets and South Korean F-15K fighter jets fly over the Korean Peninsula d...(South Korea Defense Ministry via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2017, file photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers, F-35B stealth fighter jets and South Korean F-15K fighter jets fly over the Korean Peninsula d...
    Worry about US-South Korea grows ahead of second Trump-Kim summit.More
    Worry about US-South Korea grows ahead of second Trump-Kim summit.More
  • China bars millions from travel for 'social credit' offenses

    China bars millions from travel for 'social credit' offenses

    Friday, February 22 2019 6:43 AM EST2019-02-22 11:43:08 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:21 GMT
    China blocks travel for 'social credit' offenses under system Communist Party says will improve public behavior.More
    China blocks travel for 'social credit' offenses under system Communist Party says will improve public behavior.More
  • Report: US company to stop sales of genetic tech in Xinjiang

    Report: US company to stop sales of genetic tech in Xinjiang

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:13 AM EST2019-02-21 06:13:50 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:35 PM EST2019-02-22 17:35:37 GMT
    Report: Thermo Fisher Scientific says it will stop selling genetic sequencers in China's Muslim region of Xinjiang following criticism its products were used for surveillance.More
    Report: Thermo Fisher Scientific says it will stop selling genetic sequencers in China's Muslim region of Xinjiang following criticism its products were used for surveillance.More
  • White House ends California talks on mileage dispute

    White House ends California talks on mileage dispute

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:23 PM EST2019-02-21 17:23:15 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:35 PM EST2019-02-22 17:35:30 GMT
    The Trump administration says it has broken off talks with California in a dispute over mileage standards, moving the two closer to a possible court battle that threatens to roil the auto industry.More
    The Trump administration says it has broken off talks with California in a dispute over mileage standards, moving the two closer to a possible court battle that threatens to roil the auto industry.More
  • Klobuchar to meet with Carter, Abrams in Georgia

    Klobuchar to meet with Carter, Abrams in Georgia

    Friday, February 22 2019 10:53 AM EST2019-02-22 15:53:22 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:04 PM EST2019-02-22 17:04:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar speaks at the Ankeny Area Democrats' Winter Banquet, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa.(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar speaks at the Ankeny Area Democrats' Winter Banquet, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa.
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar speaks at the Ankeny Area Democrats' Winter Banquet, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa.(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar speaks at the Ankeny Area Democrats' Winter Banquet, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa.
    Sen. Amy Klobuchar will meet with former President Jimmy Carter and Democrat Stacey Abrams as she brings her presidential campaign to Georgia.More
    Sen. Amy Klobuchar will meet with former President Jimmy Carter and Democrat Stacey Abrams as she brings her presidential campaign to Georgia.More
  • The Latest: Judge imposes gag order on Trump confidant Stone

    The Latest: Judge imposes gag order on Trump confidant Stone

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:53 PM EST2019-02-21 20:53:20 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 11:25 AM EST2019-02-22 16:25:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, and daughter Adria Stone, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appe...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, and daughter Adria Stone, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appe...
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, and daughter Adria Stone, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appe...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, and daughter Adria Stone, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appe...
    Trump confidant Roger Stone says he made an egregious mistake by posting an Instagram photo of the judge presiding over his criminal case with what appears to be the crosshairs of a gun.More
    Trump confidant Roger Stone says he made an egregious mistake by posting an Instagram photo of the judge presiding over his criminal case with what appears to be the crosshairs of a gun.More
  • Mexico to help "El Chapo" family seek US humanitarian visas

    Mexico to help "El Chapo" family seek US humanitarian visas

    Friday, February 22 2019 9:43 AM EST2019-02-22 14:43:10 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 11:14 AM EST2019-02-22 16:14:37 GMT
    (United States Drug Enforcement Administration via AP). FILE- In this Jan. 19, 2017 file photo provided by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration, Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman arrives at Long Island MacArthur Airport in Ron...(United States Drug Enforcement Administration via AP). FILE- In this Jan. 19, 2017 file photo provided by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration, Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman arrives at Long Island MacArthur Airport in Ron...
    (United States Drug Enforcement Administration via AP). FILE- In this Jan. 19, 2017 file photo provided by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration, Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman arrives at Long Island MacArthur Airport in Ron...(United States Drug Enforcement Administration via AP). FILE- In this Jan. 19, 2017 file photo provided by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration, Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman arrives at Long Island MacArthur Airport in Ron...
    Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says he has instructed his government to assist convicted drug trafficker Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's family in seeking humanitarian visas to visit Guzman in the United...More
    Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says he has instructed his government to assist convicted drug trafficker Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's family in seeking humanitarian visas to visit Guzman in the United States.More
  • The Latest: Lawyer call Smollett man of character, integrity

    The Latest: Lawyer call Smollett man of character, integrity

    Thursday, February 21 2019 7:03 AM EST2019-02-21 12:03:09 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 11:05 AM EST2019-02-22 16:05:37 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...
    Chicago police say "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has turned himself in to face a charge of making a false police report when he said he was attacked in downtown Chicago by two men who hurled racist and anti-gay...More
    Chicago police say "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has turned himself in to face a charge of making a false police report when he said he was attacked in downtown Chicago by two men who hurled racist and anti-gay slurs and looped a rope around his neck.More
  • Feds: El Chapo's sons indicted on drug conspiracy charges

    Feds: El Chapo's sons indicted on drug conspiracy charges

    Thursday, February 21 2019 6:33 PM EST2019-02-21 23:33:24 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:44 AM EST2019-02-22 15:44:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016 file photo, a handcuffed Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is made to face the press as he is escorted to a helicopter by Mexican soldiers and marines at a federal hangar in Mexico City. Guzman was ...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016 file photo, a handcuffed Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is made to face the press as he is escorted to a helicopter by Mexican soldiers and marines at a federal hangar in Mexico City. Guzman was ...
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016 file photo, a handcuffed Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is made to face the press as he is escorted to a helicopter by Mexican soldiers and marines at a federal hangar in Mexico City. Guzman was ...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016 file photo, a handcuffed Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is made to face the press as he is escorted to a helicopter by Mexican soldiers and marines at a federal hangar in Mexico City. Guzman was ...
    Two sons of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman have been indicted on drug conspiracy charges.More
    Two sons of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman have been indicted on drug conspiracy charges.More
  • Government headed for close to half of nation's health tab

    Government headed for close to half of nation's health tab

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:13 PM EST2019-02-20 21:13:28 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:04 AM EST2019-02-22 15:04:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jon Elswick, File). FILE - This Feb. 2, 2015, file photo, depicts a part of a U.S. $100 bill. A new government report estimates that government will be paying nearly half the nation’s health care tab within 10 years. That’s even without “Medi...(AP Photo/Jon Elswick, File). FILE - This Feb. 2, 2015, file photo, depicts a part of a U.S. $100 bill. A new government report estimates that government will be paying nearly half the nation’s health care tab within 10 years. That’s even without “Medi...
    (AP Photo/Jon Elswick, File). FILE - This Feb. 2, 2015, file photo, depicts a part of a U.S. $100 bill. A new government report estimates that government will be paying nearly half the nation’s health care tab within 10 years. That’s even without “Medi...(AP Photo/Jon Elswick, File). FILE - This Feb. 2, 2015, file photo, depicts a part of a U.S. $100 bill. A new government report estimates that government will be paying nearly half the nation’s health care tab within 10 years. That’s even without “Medi...
    Report: Government to pay for nearly half the nation's health care tab in less than 10 years.More
    Report: Government to pay for nearly half the nation's health care tab in less than 10 years.More
  • Alabama woman who joined Islamic State sues to return to US

    Alabama woman who joined Islamic State sues to return to US

    Thursday, February 21 2019 10:33 PM EST2019-02-22 03:33:29 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:34 AM EST2019-02-22 14:34:50 GMT
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    The father of an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State has filed suit against the Trump administration seeking to allow her return to the United States.More
    The father of an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State has filed suit against the Trump administration seeking to allow her return to the United States.More
  • Vacant UN post has new favorite: the US ambassador to Canada

    Vacant UN post has new favorite: the US ambassador to Canada

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:13 AM EST2019-02-22 05:13:34 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:24 AM EST2019-02-22 14:24:23 GMT
    (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2017, file photo, United States Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft speaks after presenting her credentials during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.(Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2017, file photo, United States Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft speaks after presenting her credentials during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.
    (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2017, file photo, United States Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft speaks after presenting her credentials during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.(Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2017, file photo, United States Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft speaks after presenting her credentials during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.
    U.S. Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft is emerging as the front-runner to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.More
    U.S. Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft is emerging as the front-runner to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.More
  • Lawyer: Ex-FBI official McCabe still facing investigation

    Lawyer: Ex-FBI official McCabe still facing investigation

    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:43 AM EST2019-02-21 16:43:26 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:33 AM EST2019-02-22 13:33:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, then-FBI acting director Andrew McCabe listens during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, then-FBI acting director Andrew McCabe listens during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, then-FBI acting director Andrew McCabe listens during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, then-FBI acting director Andrew McCabe listens during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe says he believes the findings of the special counsel's Russia investigation should be made public.More
    Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe says he believes the findings of the special counsel's Russia investigation should be made public.More
  • Senegal's president Macky Sall seeks 2nd term

    Senegal's president Macky Sall seeks 2nd term

    Friday, February 22 2019 8:33 AM EST2019-02-22 13:33:07 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:33 AM EST2019-02-22 13:33:26 GMT
    Senegalese President Macky Sall is seeking a second term in office and hopes to win re-election Sunday in the first round.More
    Senegalese President Macky Sall is seeking a second term in office and hopes to win re-election Sunday in the first round.More
  • Russian court extends detention for alleged American spy

    Russian court extends detention for alleged American spy

    Friday, February 22 2019 7:03 AM EST2019-02-22 12:03:05 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:03 AM EST2019-02-22 13:03:40 GMT
    A Moscow court has extended the detention for the American taken in at the end of December for alleged spying.More
    A Moscow court has extended the detention for the American taken in at the end of December for alleged spying.More
  • Kenya court postpones ruling on anti-gay laws to May 24

    Kenya court postpones ruling on anti-gay laws to May 24

    Friday, February 22 2019 5:13 AM EST2019-02-22 10:13:03 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 6:33 AM EST2019-02-22 11:33:43 GMT
    Disappointment as Kenyan court postpones decision on abolishing anti-gay laws.More
    Disappointment as Kenyan court postpones decision on abolishing anti-gay laws.More
  • Russian opens money laundering probe involving Moldova

    Russian opens money laundering probe involving Moldova

    Friday, February 22 2019 5:03 AM EST2019-02-22 10:03:10 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 5:03 AM EST2019-02-22 10:03:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). A girl walks by electoral posters advertising the candidates of the Socialists' Party in Chisinau, Moldova, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, ahead of parliamentary elections taking place on Feb. 24. Moldova's president says the former ...(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). A girl walks by electoral posters advertising the candidates of the Socialists' Party in Chisinau, Moldova, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, ahead of parliamentary elections taking place on Feb. 24. Moldova's president says the former ...
    (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). A girl walks by electoral posters advertising the candidates of the Socialists' Party in Chisinau, Moldova, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, ahead of parliamentary elections taking place on Feb. 24. Moldova's president says the former ...(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). A girl walks by electoral posters advertising the candidates of the Socialists' Party in Chisinau, Moldova, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, ahead of parliamentary elections taking place on Feb. 24. Moldova's president says the former ...
    The Russian Interior Ministry says that it has launched a money laundering probe involving the influential leader of Moldova's Democratic Party, just two days before parliamentary elections in the former Soviet...More
    The Russian Interior Ministry says that it has launched a money laundering probe involving the influential leader of Moldova's Democratic Party, just two days before parliamentary elections in the former Soviet republic.More
  • Nigeria leader says many feared 'the worst' after vote delay

    Nigeria leader says many feared 'the worst' after vote delay

    Friday, February 22 2019 2:13 AM EST2019-02-22 07:13:33 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 3:53 AM EST2019-02-22 08:53:38 GMT
    Nigeria's leader says many feared 'the worst' after election delay; vote now on Saturday.More
    Nigeria's leader says many feared 'the worst' after election delay; vote now on Saturday.More
  • Sanctions could ease with greatly reduced North Korea threat

    Sanctions could ease with greatly reduced North Korea threat

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-21 17:53:19 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 2:13 AM EST2019-02-22 07:13:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). In this Jan. 25, 2019 photo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks at the State Department in Washington. Pompeo said Thursday that the U.S. will not move to ease economic sanctions on North Korea until it is confident th...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). In this Jan. 25, 2019 photo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks at the State Department in Washington. Pompeo said Thursday that the U.S. will not move to ease economic sanctions on North Korea until it is confident th...
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). In this Jan. 25, 2019 photo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks at the State Department in Washington. Pompeo said Thursday that the U.S. will not move to ease economic sanctions on North Korea until it is confident th...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). In this Jan. 25, 2019 photo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks at the State Department in Washington. Pompeo said Thursday that the U.S. will not move to ease economic sanctions on North Korea until it is confident th...
    Pompeo says the US will not ease economic sanctions on North Korea until it is confident that the nuclear weapons threat from Pyongyang has been "substantially reduced".More
    Pompeo says the US will not ease economic sanctions on North Korea until it is confident that the nuclear weapons threat from Pyongyang has been "substantially reduced".More
  • Trump orders creation of Space Force, but within Air Force

    Trump orders creation of Space Force, but within Air Force

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 11:13 AM EST2019-02-19 16:13:12 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 1:35 AM EST2019-02-22 06:35:33 GMT
    President Donald Trump is moving closer toward his goal of creating a Space Force, but it won't begin as a separate military branch as the president envisioned.More
    President Donald Trump is moving closer toward his goal of creating a Space Force, but it won't begin as a separate military branch as the president envisioned.More
  • Estonians kick off online voting for March election

    Estonians kick off online voting for March election

    Thursday, February 21 2019 8:33 AM EST2019-02-21 13:33:09 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 1:14 AM EST2019-02-22 06:14:20 GMT
    Balloting has started in online voting pioneer Estonia for next month's election, a day after Microsoft said hackers linked to Russia allegedly had targeted democratic institutions in several European countries.More
    Balloting has started in online voting pioneer Estonia for next month's election, a day after Microsoft said hackers linked to Russia allegedly had targeted democratic institutions in several European countries.More
  • Threat allegations keep Coast Guard officer jailed

    Threat allegations keep Coast Guard officer jailed

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:23 PM EST2019-02-21 17:23:39 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 1:14 AM EST2019-02-22 06:14:05 GMT
    (U.S. District Court via AP). This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Prosecutors say that Hasso...(U.S. District Court via AP). This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Prosecutors say that Hasso...
    (U.S. District Court via AP). This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Prosecutors say that Hasso...(U.S. District Court via AP). This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Prosecutors say that Hasso...
    Federal authorities say a Coast Guard officer who espoused white supremacist views and dreamed of mass murder drew up a computer-spreadsheet hit list of Democratic politicians and TV journalists.More
    Federal authorities say a Coast Guard officer who espoused white supremacist views and dreamed of mass murder drew up a computer-spreadsheet hit list of Democratic politicians and TV journalists.More
  • Gov. Hogan: No Trump primary challenge without major shift

    Gov. Hogan: No Trump primary challenge without major shift

    Thursday, February 21 2019 6:14 PM EST2019-02-21 23:14:49 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:24 AM EST2019-02-22 05:24:44 GMT
    Maryland Gov. Hogan: No Trump primary challenge without major shift.More
    Maryland Gov. Hogan: No Trump primary challenge without major shift.More
  • Was that ballot fraud in North Carolina US House race?

    Was that ballot fraud in North Carolina US House race?

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:43 AM EST2019-02-20 06:43:42 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:25 AM EST2019-02-22 05:25:12 GMT
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, listens to testimony during a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th congressional district voting irregularities investiga...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, listens to testimony during a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th congressional district voting irregularities investiga...
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, listens to testimony during a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th congressional district voting irregularities investiga...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, listens to testimony during a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th congressional district voting irregularities investiga...
    The apparent Republican winner of the country's last undecided congressional election is expected to explain why he stuck with a North Carolina political operative with a shady track record that even the GOP...More
    The apparent Republican winner of the country's last undecided congressional election is expected to explain why he stuck with a North Carolina political operative with a shady track record that even the GOP candidate thought about protesting in the past.More
  • IRS employee charged in leak of Trump attorney records

    IRS employee charged in leak of Trump attorney records

    Thursday, February 21 2019 4:54 PM EST2019-02-21 21:54:56 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:14 AM EST2019-02-22 05:14:36 GMT
    Federal prosecutors in San Francisco have charged an IRS agent with leaking banking records of President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.More
    Federal prosecutors in San Francisco have charged an IRS agent with leaking banking records of President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.More
  • Democratic group to spend $100M targeting 2020 battlegrounds

    Democratic group to spend $100M targeting 2020 battlegrounds

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:43 PM EST2019-02-21 18:43:16 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:25 PM EST2019-02-22 04:25:12 GMT
    A major Democratic group plans to spend at least $100 million in battleground states during the 2020 election in hopes of denying President Donald Trump a second term.More
    A major Democratic group plans to spend at least $100 million in battleground states during the 2020 election in hopes of denying President Donald Trump a second term.More
  • US ambassador to Canada emerges as favorite for UN post

    US ambassador to Canada emerges as favorite for UN post

    Thursday, February 21 2019 5:23 PM EST2019-02-21 22:23:22 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 10:15 PM EST2019-02-22 03:15:30 GMT
    (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2017, file photo, United States Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft speaks after presenting her credentials during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.(Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2017, file photo, United States Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft speaks after presenting her credentials during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.
    (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2017, file photo, United States Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft speaks after presenting her credentials during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.(Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2017, file photo, United States Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft speaks after presenting her credentials during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.
    U.S. Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft is emerging as the front-runner to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.More
    U.S. Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft is emerging as the front-runner to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.More
  • The Latest: New election ordered in undecided US House race

    The Latest: New election ordered in undecided US House race

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:13 PM EST2019-02-21 20:13:19 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 10:03 PM EST2019-02-22 03:03:32 GMT
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th Congressional race, prepares to testify during the fourth day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregul...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th Congressional race, prepares to testify during the fourth day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregul...
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th Congressional race, prepares to testify during the fourth day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregul...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th Congressional race, prepares to testify during the fourth day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregul...
    The Republican in the country's last undecided congressional race is ending his bid to be declared a winner and calling for a new election to be held.More
    The Republican in the country's last undecided congressional race is ending his bid to be declared a winner and calling for a new election to be held.More
  • Kentucky teen at center of viral encounter sues over stories

    Kentucky teen at center of viral encounter sues over stories

    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:23 PM EST2019-02-21 19:23:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 9:14 PM EST2019-02-22 02:14:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). The One Franklin Square Building, home of The Washington Post newspaper, in downtown Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. The Kentucky teen at the heart of an encounter last month with a Native American activist at ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). The One Franklin Square Building, home of The Washington Post newspaper, in downtown Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. The Kentucky teen at the heart of an encounter last month with a Native American activist at ...
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). The One Franklin Square Building, home of The Washington Post newspaper, in downtown Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. The Kentucky teen at the heart of an encounter last month with a Native American activist at ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). The One Franklin Square Building, home of The Washington Post newspaper, in downtown Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. The Kentucky teen at the heart of an encounter last month with a Native American activist at ...
    The Kentucky teen at the heart of an encounter last month with a Native American activist is suing The Washington Post for $250 million.More
    The Kentucky teen at the heart of an encounter last month with a Native American activist is suing The Washington Post for $250 million.More
  • Cohen visits Senate offices ahead of congressional testimony

    Cohen visits Senate offices ahead of congressional testimony

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:53 PM EST2019-02-21 18:53:35 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 8:46 PM EST2019-02-22 01:46:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, leaves federal court after his sentencing in New York. A judge has agreed to postpone the start of Cohen’s prison sentence by...(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, leaves federal court after his sentencing in New York. A judge has agreed to postpone the start of Cohen’s prison sentence by...
    (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, leaves federal court after his sentencing in New York. A judge has agreed to postpone the start of Cohen’s prison sentence by...(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, leaves federal court after his sentencing in New York. A judge has agreed to postpone the start of Cohen’s prison sentence by...
    President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, will testify behind closed doors to the Senate intelligence committee on Tuesday, according to a person familiar with the matter.More
    President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, will testify behind closed doors to the Senate intelligence committee on Tuesday, according to a person familiar with the matter.More
  • Democrats prepare resolution against Trump's declaration

    Democrats prepare resolution against Trump's declaration

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:13 AM EST2019-02-21 05:13:41 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 8:25 PM EST2019-02-22 01:25:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    Democrats prepare to take a defiant stance against Trump's national emergency declaration.More
    Democrats prepare to take a defiant stance against Trump's national emergency declaration.More
  • Polish activists pull down statue of priest in abuse protest

    Polish activists pull down statue of priest in abuse protest

    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:53 AM EST2019-02-21 07:53:37 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 6:54 PM EST2019-02-21 23:54:01 GMT
    Activists in Poland have pulled down a statue of a disgraced priest after allegations that he sexually abused minors, acting under cover of night to protest about the failure of the Polish church to deal with the...More
    Activists in Poland have pulled down a statue of a disgraced priest after allegations that he sexually abused minors, acting under cover of night to protest about the failure of the Polish church to deal with the problem of abuse.More
  • Mulling presidential bid, Howard Schultz again fails to vote

    Mulling presidential bid, Howard Schultz again fails to vote

    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:13 PM EST2019-02-21 19:13:18 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 5:55 PM EST2019-02-21 22:55:33 GMT
    Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, who has been criticized for having a spotty voting record in his home state, has missed another election as he considers an independent bid for president.More
    Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, who has been criticized for having a spotty voting record in his home state, has missed another election as he considers an independent bid for president.More
  • Opposition mounts against Texas governor's election chief

    Opposition mounts against Texas governor's election chief

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:13 PM EST2019-02-21 20:13:30 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 5:35 PM EST2019-02-21 22:35:09 GMT
    A key Texas Democrat says he won't back Gov. Greg Abbott's embattled choice for secretary of state, whose job is in peril over an inaccurate list of 95,000 voters flagged as possible non-U.S. citizens.More
    A key Texas Democrat says he won't back Gov. Greg Abbott's embattled choice for secretary of state, whose job is in peril over an inaccurate list of 95,000 voters flagged as possible non-U.S. citizens.More
  • Report: Millennial voter registration in Oregon soars

    Report: Millennial voter registration in Oregon soars

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:43 PM EST2019-02-21 20:43:32 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 5:35 PM EST2019-02-21 22:35:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2014, file photo, Diego Valencia processes Oregon ballots at Multnomah County election headquarters in Portland, Ore. Oregon Gov. Kate Brown is touting a new report that found nearly 78,000 Oregonians w...(AP Photo/Don Ryan, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2014, file photo, Diego Valencia processes Oregon ballots at Multnomah County election headquarters in Portland, Ore. Oregon Gov. Kate Brown is touting a new report that found nearly 78,000 Oregonians w...
    (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2014, file photo, Diego Valencia processes Oregon ballots at Multnomah County election headquarters in Portland, Ore. Oregon Gov. Kate Brown is touting a new report that found nearly 78,000 Oregonians w...(AP Photo/Don Ryan, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2014, file photo, Diego Valencia processes Oregon ballots at Multnomah County election headquarters in Portland, Ore. Oregon Gov. Kate Brown is touting a new report that found nearly 78,000 Oregonians w...
    A new report from the Center for American Progress highlights Oregon's automatic registration program and recommends the model be adopted nationwide.More
    A new report from the Center for American Progress highlights Oregon's automatic registration program and recommends the model be adopted nationwide.More
  • Feds: Coast Guard lieutenant compiled hit list of lawmakers

    Feds: Coast Guard lieutenant compiled hit list of lawmakers

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:25 PM EST2019-02-20 22:25:17 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:35 PM EST2019-02-21 20:35:31 GMT
    Prosecutors say a Coast Guard lieutenant is a "domestic terrorist" who wrote about biological attacks and had a hit list that included prominent Democrats and media figures.More
    Prosecutors say a Coast Guard lieutenant is a "domestic terrorist" who wrote about biological attacks and had a hit list that included prominent Democrats and media figures.More
  • Pompeo says he's 'ruled out' Kansas Senate bid in 2020

    Pompeo says he's 'ruled out' Kansas Senate bid in 2020

    Thursday, February 21 2019 9:13 AM EST2019-02-21 14:13:11 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:46 PM EST2019-02-21 19:46:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Feb. 1, 2019 photo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a news conference at the State Department in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Feb. 1, 2019 photo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a news conference at the State Department in Washington.
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Feb. 1, 2019 photo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a news conference at the State Department in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Feb. 1, 2019 photo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a news conference at the State Department in Washington.
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo appears to be ruling out a 2020 bid for the Senate from Kansas.More
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo appears to be ruling out a 2020 bid for the Senate from Kansas.More
  • Albanian opposition holds anti-govt rally, demands new vote

    Albanian opposition holds anti-govt rally, demands new vote

    Thursday, February 21 2019 4:53 AM EST2019-02-21 09:53:01 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:24 PM EST2019-02-21 19:24:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu). Policemen are seen behind barbwire placed to secure the Parliament building as opposition supporters gather to participate in an anti-government rally in capital Tirana, Albania, on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2019.  Albania’s oppositio...(AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu). Policemen are seen behind barbwire placed to secure the Parliament building as opposition supporters gather to participate in an anti-government rally in capital Tirana, Albania, on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2019. Albania’s oppositio...
    (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu). Policemen are seen behind barbwire placed to secure the Parliament building as opposition supporters gather to participate in an anti-government rally in capital Tirana, Albania, on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2019.  Albania’s oppositio...(AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu). Policemen are seen behind barbwire placed to secure the Parliament building as opposition supporters gather to participate in an anti-government rally in capital Tirana, Albania, on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2019. Albania’s oppositio...
    Albanian opposition supporters have surrounded the parliament building and are demanding that the government resign, claiming it's corrupt and has links to organized crime.More
    Albanian opposition supporters have surrounded the parliament building and are demanding that the government resign, claiming it's corrupt and has links to organized crime.More
  • US: Alabama woman who joined Islamic State is not a citizen

    US: Alabama woman who joined Islamic State is not a citizen

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:53 PM EST2019-02-20 18:53:31 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:15 PM EST2019-02-21 19:15:02 GMT
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    Secretary of State Pompeo says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State in Syria isn't US citizen and can't return.More
    Secretary of State Pompeo says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State in Syria isn't US citizen and can't return.More
  • Pence to deliver speech on Venezuela in Colombia on Monday

    Pence to deliver speech on Venezuela in Colombia on Monday

    Thursday, February 21 2019 10:33 AM EST2019-02-21 15:33:38 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:56 PM EST2019-02-21 18:56:04 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence is traveling to Colombia next week to demonstrate continued U.S. support for the opposition to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.More
    Vice President Mike Pence is traveling to Colombia next week to demonstrate continued U.S. support for the opposition to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.More
  • Ready to fight: Cory Booker shows his tough side to voters

    Ready to fight: Cory Booker shows his tough side to voters

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:23 PM EST2019-02-20 23:23:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:45 PM EST2019-02-21 18:45:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). In this Feb. 17, 2019, photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., right, speaks with people in the audience after speaking during a campaign stop in Manchester, N.H.(AP Photo/Steven Senne). In this Feb. 17, 2019, photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., right, speaks with people in the audience after speaking during a campaign stop in Manchester, N.H.
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). In this Feb. 17, 2019, photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., right, speaks with people in the audience after speaking during a campaign stop in Manchester, N.H.(AP Photo/Steven Senne). In this Feb. 17, 2019, photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., right, speaks with people in the audience after speaking during a campaign stop in Manchester, N.H.
    Cory Booker is known as the sunny candidate in the crowded Democratic presidential primary, but he's also trying to play the fighter.More
    Cory Booker is known as the sunny candidate in the crowded Democratic presidential primary, but he's also trying to play the fighter.More
  • Muslim group seeks congressional probe on terror watchlist

    Muslim group seeks congressional probe on terror watchlist

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:43 PM EST2019-02-20 20:43:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:15 PM EST2019-02-21 17:15:41 GMT
    A Muslim civil-rights group is calling for a congressional investigation after its lawsuit revealed the federal government has given access to its terrorist watchlist to more than 1,400 private entities, including...More
    A Muslim civil-rights group is calling for a congressional investigation after its lawsuit revealed the federal government has given access to its terrorist watchlist to more than 1,400 private entities, including hospitals and universities.More
  • GOP's Byrne to challenge Sen. Doug Jones of Alabama in 2020

    GOP's Byrne to challenge Sen. Doug Jones of Alabama in 2020

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:43 PM EST2019-02-20 23:43:24 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:25 AM EST2019-02-21 16:25:03 GMT
    Alabama US Rep. Bradley Byrne to challenge Sen. Doug Jones in 2020 as GOP tries to reclaim Jeff Sessions' former seat.More
    Alabama US Rep. Bradley Byrne to challenge Sen. Doug Jones in 2020 as GOP tries to reclaim Jeff Sessions' former seat.More
  • More US remains from Korean War nearing final ID

    More US remains from Korean War nearing final ID

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:43 PM EST2019-02-20 17:43:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 9:14 AM EST2019-02-21 14:14:36 GMT
    A U.S. government scientist says the remains of at least a couple more American soldiers killed in the Korean War are likely to be identified shortly from 55 boxes provided last summer by North Korea.More
    A U.S. government scientist says the remains of at least a couple more American soldiers killed in the Korean War are likely to be identified shortly from 55 boxes provided last summer by North Korea.More
  • Trump gains weight, now considered obese; cholesterol down

    Trump gains weight, now considered obese; cholesterol down

    Thursday, February 14 2019 4:53 PM EST2019-02-14 21:53:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 9:13 AM EST2019-02-21 14:13:54 GMT
    President Donald Trump has tipped the scales and is now officially considered obese.More
    President Donald Trump has tipped the scales and is now officially considered obese.More
  • Trump says EU trade talks key to outcome on auto tariffs

    Trump says EU trade talks key to outcome on auto tariffs

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:03 PM EST2019-02-20 20:03:18 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 8:43 AM EST2019-02-21 13:43:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump shakes hands as he meets with Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump shakes hands as he meets with Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump shakes hands as he meets with Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump shakes hands as he meets with Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    President Donald Trump says that tariffs on imported vehicles from Europe are something "we certainly think about" and suggested that a final decision will hinge on the United States and the European Union reaching...More
    President Donald Trump says that tariffs on imported vehicles from Europe are something "we certainly think about" and suggested that a final decision will hinge on the United States and the European Union reaching a trade deal in the coming months.More
  • 'Excessive fines' ban applies to states, Supreme Court says

    'Excessive fines' ban applies to states, Supreme Court says

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 10:23 AM EST2019-02-20 15:23:20 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 5:14 AM EST2019-02-21 10:14:23 GMT
    The Supreme Court is ruling unanimously that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states.More
    The Supreme Court is ruling unanimously that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states.More
  • The Latest: Lawyer says woman who joined IS a US citizen

    The Latest: Lawyer says woman who joined IS a US citizen

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:33 PM EST2019-02-20 21:33:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:44 AM EST2019-02-21 07:44:14 GMT
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    Trump is taking credit for the State Department's announcement Wednesday that an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State group in Syria will not be allowed to re-enter the U.S.More
    Trump is taking credit for the State Department's announcement Wednesday that an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State group in Syria will not be allowed to re-enter the U.S.More
  • Democrats' resolution against Trump emergency coming Friday

    Democrats' resolution against Trump emergency coming Friday

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:03 PM EST2019-02-20 21:03:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:15 AM EST2019-02-21 05:15:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    House Democrats plan to file a resolution as soon as Friday that's aimed at blocking President Donald Trump's declaration of an emergency at the Southwest border.More
    House Democrats plan to file a resolution as soon as Friday that's aimed at blocking President Donald Trump's declaration of an emergency at the Southwest border.More
  • Powerful political leader warns against squandering peace

    Powerful political leader warns against squandering peace

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:33 PM EST2019-02-20 19:33:30 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:54 PM EST2019-02-21 01:54:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Former Afghan Cabinet Minister Ismail Khan, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Herat province, western of, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. A powerful political leader, who was previously tapped by some...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Former Afghan Cabinet Minister Ismail Khan, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Herat province, western of, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. A powerful political leader, who was previously tapped by some...
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Former Afghan Cabinet Minister Ismail Khan, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Herat province, western of, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. A powerful political leader, who was previously tapped by some...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Former Afghan Cabinet Minister Ismail Khan, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Herat province, western of, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. A powerful political leader, who was previously tapped by some...
    Prominent Afghan political leader warn the president against squandering the best opportunity at peace in more than 17 years of war.More
    Prominent Afghan political leader warn the president against squandering the best opportunity at peace in more than 17 years of war.More
  • Wisconsin governor vetoes tax plan; early showdown with GOP

    Wisconsin governor vetoes tax plan; early showdown with GOP

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:23 PM EST2019-02-20 22:23:43 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:25 PM EST2019-02-21 01:25:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Bauer). Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers talks to reporters Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Madison, Wis. Evers says he anticipates not supporting a Republican middle class tax cut bill that passed with no Democratic votes.(AP Photo/Scott Bauer). Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers talks to reporters Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Madison, Wis. Evers says he anticipates not supporting a Republican middle class tax cut bill that passed with no Democratic votes.
    (AP Photo/Scott Bauer). Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers talks to reporters Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Madison, Wis. Evers says he anticipates not supporting a Republican middle class tax cut bill that passed with no Democratic votes.(AP Photo/Scott Bauer). Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers talks to reporters Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Madison, Wis. Evers says he anticipates not supporting a Republican middle class tax cut bill that passed with no Democratic votes.
    Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has vetoed an income tax cut bill in an early showdown with legislative Republicans who had moved to weaken the Democrat's powers just weeks before he took office.More
    Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has vetoed an income tax cut bill in an early showdown with legislative Republicans who had moved to weaken the Democrat's powers just weeks before he took office.More
  • Czech prime minister will meet with Trump in March

    Czech prime minister will meet with Trump in March

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:23 PM EST2019-02-20 23:23:30 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:05 PM EST2019-02-21 01:05:00 GMT
    The Czech prime minister will be meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House next month.More
    The Czech prime minister will be meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House next month.More
  • Medicare ambulance rides may no longer end up at ER

    Medicare ambulance rides may no longer end up at ER

    Thursday, February 14 2019 4:53 PM EST2019-02-14 21:53:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 7:04 PM EST2019-02-21 00:04:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf). Adam Boehler, director, CMS Innovation Center, speaks during a news conference on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 in Washington.(AP Photo/Kevin Wolf). Adam Boehler, director, CMS Innovation Center, speaks during a news conference on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 in Washington.
    (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf). Adam Boehler, director, CMS Innovation Center, speaks during a news conference on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 in Washington.(AP Photo/Kevin Wolf). Adam Boehler, director, CMS Innovation Center, speaks during a news conference on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 in Washington.
    Medicare ambulance rides could include option of going to urgent care or doctor's office.More
    Medicare ambulance rides could include option of going to urgent care or doctor's office.More
  • Pritzker's $39B budget relies on taxing marijuana, betting

    Pritzker's $39B budget relies on taxing marijuana, betting

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:53 PM EST2019-02-20 20:53:26 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:05 PM EST2019-02-20 23:05:36 GMT
    New Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has proposed a budget that relies partly on tax revenues from two industries that currently aren't even legal in the state, which is saddled with billions of dollars in pension...More
    New Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has proposed a budget that relies partly on tax revenues from two industries that currently aren't even legal in the state, which is saddled with billions of dollars in pension obligations and other debts.More
  • Border wall, bullet train: California vs. Trump escalates

    Border wall, bullet train: California vs. Trump escalates

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:33 AM EST2019-02-20 05:33:31 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:14 PM EST2019-02-20 22:14:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with then Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, left, and as California Gov. Jerry Brown listens during a visit to a neighborhood impacted by the wildfires in Paradi...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with then Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, left, and as California Gov. Jerry Brown listens during a visit to a neighborhood impacted by the wildfires in Paradi...
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with then Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, left, and as California Gov. Jerry Brown listens during a visit to a neighborhood impacted by the wildfires in Paradi...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with then Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, left, and as California Gov. Jerry Brown listens during a visit to a neighborhood impacted by the wildfires in Paradi...
    Disputes over President Donald Trump's border wall and California's bullet train are intensifying the feud between the White House and the nation's most populous state.More
    Disputes over President Donald Trump's border wall and California's bullet train are intensifying the feud between the White House and the nation's most populous state.More
  • Trump chooses Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general

    Trump chooses Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 9:53 PM EST2019-02-20 02:53:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:34 PM EST2019-02-20 21:34:31 GMT
    President Donald Trump has nominated Jeffrey Rosen to be the next deputy attorney general.More
    President Donald Trump has nominated Jeffrey Rosen to be the next deputy attorney general.More
  • Trump says he's in no rush to see North Korea give up nukes

    Trump says he's in no rush to see North Korea give up nukes

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 3:53 PM EST2019-02-19 20:53:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-02-20 21:26:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a signing event for "Space Policy Directive 4" in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/ Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a signing event for "Space Policy Directive 4" in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in Washington.
    (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a signing event for "Space Policy Directive 4" in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/ Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a signing event for "Space Policy Directive 4" in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in Washington.
    Trump says he wants to see North Korea eventually give up its nuclear weapons program, but he's in no rush.More
    Trump says he wants to see North Korea eventually give up its nuclear weapons program, but he's in no rush.More
  • High court rules for retired US marshal in W.Va. tax dispute

    High court rules for retired US marshal in W.Va. tax dispute

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 10:23 AM EST2019-02-20 15:23:19 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:04 PM EST2019-02-20 21:04:30 GMT
    The Supreme Court is siding with a retired U.S. marshal who argued that West Virginia discriminated against former federal law enforcement officers like him by giving a more generous tax break to onetime state law...More
    The Supreme Court is siding with a retired U.S. marshal who argued that West Virginia discriminated against former federal law enforcement officers like him by giving a more generous tax break to onetime state law enforcers.More
  • Poll: Rural/urban political divisions also split the suburbs

    Poll: Rural/urban political divisions also split the suburbs

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:03 AM EST2019-02-19 13:03:15 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:54 PM EST2019-02-20 20:54:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, people walk along a path in front of a row of homes in San Jose, Calif. The suburbs are usually seen as the great political swing area in the United States, toggling back a...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, people walk along a path in front of a row of homes in San Jose, Calif. The suburbs are usually seen as the great political swing area in the United States, toggling back a...
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, people walk along a path in front of a row of homes in San Jose, Calif. The suburbs are usually seen as the great political swing area in the United States, toggling back a...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, people walk along a path in front of a row of homes in San Jose, Calif. The suburbs are usually seen as the great political swing area in the United States, toggling back a...
    UChicago Harris/AP-NORC poll: Fewer political independents live in US suburbs than in cities and rural areas.More
    UChicago Harris/AP-NORC poll: Fewer political independents live in US suburbs than in cities and rural areas.More
  • Trump wants California to pay back billions for bullet train

    Trump wants California to pay back billions for bullet train

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:03 PM EST2019-02-20 00:03:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:44 PM EST2019-02-20 20:44:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - This Dec. 6, 2017, file photo shows one of the elevated sections of the high-speed rail under construction in Fresno, Calif. During his first State of the State speech last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said that he ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - This Dec. 6, 2017, file photo shows one of the elevated sections of the high-speed rail under construction in Fresno, Calif. During his first State of the State speech last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said that he ...
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - This Dec. 6, 2017, file photo shows one of the elevated sections of the high-speed rail under construction in Fresno, Calif. During his first State of the State speech last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said that he ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - This Dec. 6, 2017, file photo shows one of the elevated sections of the high-speed rail under construction in Fresno, Calif. During his first State of the State speech last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said that he ...
    The Trump administration plans to cancel $929 million in U.S. money for California's beleaguered high-speed rail project and wants the state to return an additional $2.5 billion it's already spent.More
    The Trump administration plans to cancel $929 million in U.S. money for California's beleaguered high-speed rail project and wants the state to return an additional $2.5 billion it's already spent.More
  • Trump says he has 'absolute right' to declare emergency

    Trump says he has 'absolute right' to declare emergency

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:33 AM EST2019-02-19 13:33:10 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:14 PM EST2019-02-20 20:14:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he reviews border wall prototypes in San Diego. California's attorney general filed a lawsuit Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, against Trump's ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he reviews border wall prototypes in San Diego. California's attorney general filed a lawsuit Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, against Trump's ...
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he reviews border wall prototypes in San Diego. California's attorney general filed a lawsuit Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, against Trump's ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he reviews border wall prototypes in San Diego. California's attorney general filed a lawsuit Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, against Trump's ...
    President Donald Trump is criticizing California's lead role in a multistate lawsuit against his emergency declaration to pay for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.More
    President Donald Trump is criticizing California's lead role in a multistate lawsuit against his emergency declaration to pay for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.More
  • The Latest: Son of priest meets with Vatican investigator

    The Latest: Son of priest meets with Vatican investigator

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:33 AM EST2019-02-20 10:33:03 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:04 PM EST2019-02-20 20:04:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.
    The author of an explosive book on gays in the Vatican says the culture of secrecy that has hidden the double lives of clergy is intrinsically linked to the culture of cover-up about sexual abuse of minors.More
    The author of an explosive book on gays in the Vatican says the culture of secrecy that has hidden the double lives of clergy is intrinsically linked to the culture of cover-up about sexual abuse of minors.More
  • O'Rourke won't rule out being vice presidential candidate

    O'Rourke won't rule out being vice presidential candidate

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 4:43 PM EST2019-02-19 21:43:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:54 PM EST2019-02-20 19:54:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018, file photo, U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, the 2018 Democratic Candidate for U.S. Senate in Texas, makes his concession speech at his election night party in El Paso, Texas. When Donald Trump visited O'...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018, file photo, U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, the 2018 Democratic Candidate for U.S. Senate in Texas, makes his concession speech at his election night party in El Paso, Texas. When Donald Trump visited O'...
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018, file photo, U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, the 2018 Democratic Candidate for U.S. Senate in Texas, makes his concession speech at his election night party in El Paso, Texas. When Donald Trump visited O'...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018, file photo, U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, the 2018 Democratic Candidate for U.S. Senate in Texas, makes his concession speech at his election night party in El Paso, Texas. When Donald Trump visited O'...
    Beto O'Rourke says he hasn't ruled out being a 2020 vice presidential candidate, even as he plans to decide in the next 10 days if he'll seek the White House himself.More
    Beto O'Rourke says he hasn't ruled out being a 2020 vice presidential candidate, even as he plans to decide in the next 10 days if he'll seek the White House himself.More
  • Aurora gunman's family: 'We deeply apologize' for shootings

    Aurora gunman's family: 'We deeply apologize' for shootings

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 4:23 PM EST2019-02-19 21:23:32 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:45 PM EST2019-02-20 18:45:39 GMT
    (Aurora Illinois Police Department via AP). This undated booking photo provided by the Aurora Illinois Police Department shows Gary Montez Martin, who police say killed multiple people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse after he was fired, F...(Aurora Illinois Police Department via AP). This undated booking photo provided by the Aurora Illinois Police Department shows Gary Montez Martin, who police say killed multiple people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse after he was fired, F...
    (Aurora Illinois Police Department via AP). This undated booking photo provided by the Aurora Illinois Police Department shows Gary Montez Martin, who police say killed multiple people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse after he was fired, F...(Aurora Illinois Police Department via AP). This undated booking photo provided by the Aurora Illinois Police Department shows Gary Montez Martin, who police say killed multiple people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse after he was fired, F...
    A relative of the man who fatally shot five people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse says her family is offering condolences to the victims' families, saying 'we deeply apologize'.More
    A relative of the man who fatally shot five people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse says her family is offering condolences to the victims' families, saying 'we deeply apologize'.More
  • Britain urges Germany to ease curbs on arms sales to Saudi

    Britain urges Germany to ease curbs on arms sales to Saudi

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:23 AM EST2019-02-20 13:23:09 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-20 17:53:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis, file). File -- In this Tuesday, April 25, 2017 photo German Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jets participate in NATO's Baltic Air Policing Mission operate in Lithuanian airspace during an air force exercise. Britain's top diplom...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis, file). File -- In this Tuesday, April 25, 2017 photo German Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jets participate in NATO's Baltic Air Policing Mission operate in Lithuanian airspace during an air force exercise. Britain's top diplom...
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis, file). File -- In this Tuesday, April 25, 2017 photo German Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jets participate in NATO's Baltic Air Policing Mission operate in Lithuanian airspace during an air force exercise. Britain's top diplom...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis, file). File -- In this Tuesday, April 25, 2017 photo German Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jets participate in NATO's Baltic Air Policing Mission operate in Lithuanian airspace during an air force exercise. Britain's top diplom...
    Britain's top diplomat is demanding that Germany relax its ban on arms sales to Saudi Arabia because they are affecting UK sales of weapons to the oil-rich kingdom.More
    Britain's top diplomat is demanding that Germany relax its ban on arms sales to Saudi Arabia because they are affecting UK sales of weapons to the oil-rich kingdom.More
  • Flynn pushed to share nuclear tech with Saudis, report says

    Flynn pushed to share nuclear tech with Saudis, report says

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 11:13 AM EST2019-02-19 16:13:17 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-20 17:44:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. The Democrat-led House oversight committee launched an investigation Tue...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. The Democrat-led House oversight committee launched an investigation Tue...
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. The Democrat-led House oversight committee launched an investigation Tue...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. The Democrat-led House oversight committee launched an investigation Tue...
    A new congressional report says senior White House officials pushed a project to share nuclear power technology with Saudi Arabia despite the objections of ethics and national security officials.More
    A new congressional report says senior White House officials pushed a project to share nuclear power technology with Saudi Arabia despite the objections of ethics and national security officials.More
  • Italy's checking if NKorean envoy's daughter was forced back

    Italy's checking if NKorean envoy's daughter was forced back

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 9:23 AM EST2019-02-20 14:23:08 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:43 PM EST2019-02-20 17:43:57 GMT
    Italy's foreign minister says it is checking whether the daughter of a former North Korean diplomat was forcibly returned to Pyongyang.More
    Italy's foreign minister says it is checking whether the daughter of a former North Korean diplomat was forcibly returned to Pyongyang.More
  • Potential privacy lapse found in Americans' 2010 census data

    Potential privacy lapse found in Americans' 2010 census data

    Saturday, February 16 2019 3:13 PM EST2019-02-16 20:13:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:26 PM EST2019-02-20 17:26:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith, File). FILE - This March 23, 2018, file photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census letter mailed to a U.S. resident as part of the nation's only test run of the 2020 Census.  The Supreme Court will decide whether the ...(AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith, File). FILE - This March 23, 2018, file photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census letter mailed to a U.S. resident as part of the nation's only test run of the 2020 Census. The Supreme Court will decide whether the ...
    (AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith, File). FILE - This March 23, 2018, file photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census letter mailed to a U.S. resident as part of the nation's only test run of the 2020 Census.  The Supreme Court will decide whether the ...(AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith, File). FILE - This March 23, 2018, file photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census letter mailed to a U.S. resident as part of the nation's only test run of the 2020 Census. The Supreme Court will decide whether the ...
    A top Census Bureau official says an internal agency team found that basic personal information collected from more than 100 million Americans during the 2010 head count could be reconstructed from encrypted data _...More
    A top Census Bureau official says an internal agency team found that basic personal information collected from more than 100 million Americans during the 2010 head count could be reconstructed from encrypted data _ but with lots of mistakes.More
  • Sen. Bernie Sanders says he's running for president in 2020

    Sen. Bernie Sanders says he's running for president in 2020

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 6:53 AM EST2019-02-19 11:53:15 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 10:05 AM EST2019-02-20 15:05:00 GMT
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders says he's running for president in 2020.More
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders says he's running for president in 2020.More
  • EU slams Romanian govt for diluting anti-corruption fight

    EU slams Romanian govt for diluting anti-corruption fight

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:43 AM EST2019-02-20 13:43:07 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:43 AM EST2019-02-20 13:43:29 GMT
    The European Union appeals to Romanian authorities to not roll back efforts to fight high-level corruption after the government enacted a contentious measure that critics say will exert more political control over...More
    The European Union appeals to Romanian authorities to not roll back efforts to fight high-level corruption after the government enacted a contentious measure that critics say will exert more political control over the judiciary.More
  • 'Digital gangsters': UK wants tougher rules for Facebook

    'Digital gangsters': UK wants tougher rules for Facebook

    Sunday, February 17 2019 8:53 PM EST2019-02-18 01:53:41 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 7:44 AM EST2019-02-20 12:44:20 GMT
    A parliamentary committee report is recommending that the United Kingdom government increase oversight of social media platforms like Facebook.More
    A parliamentary committee report is recommending that the United Kingdom government increase oversight of social media platforms like Facebook.More
  • Tech could unite Europe's populists ahead of EU vote in May

    Tech could unite Europe's populists ahead of EU vote in May

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:53 AM EST2019-02-19 13:53:18 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:55 AM EST2019-02-20 07:55:16 GMT
    The offer by Italy's populist 5-Star Movement to share its web platform with France's "yellow vest" protesters could be a harbinger of what's to come in the upcoming European Parliament elections.More
    The offer by Italy's populist 5-Star Movement to share its web platform with France's "yellow vest" protesters could be a harbinger of what's to come in the upcoming European Parliament elections.More
  • Thousands rally in France to oppose recent anti-Semitic acts

    Thousands rally in France to oppose recent anti-Semitic acts

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 6:53 AM EST2019-02-19 11:53:05 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:33 AM EST2019-02-20 07:33:59 GMT
    Gatherings and marches against anti-Semitism will be taking place across France following a series of shocking anti-Semitic acts.More
    Gatherings and marches against anti-Semitism will be taking place across France following a series of shocking anti-Semitic acts.More
  • AP source: FBI had backup plan to save Russia probe evidence

    AP source: FBI had backup plan to save Russia probe evidence

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 1:13 PM EST2019-02-19 18:13:29 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:44 AM EST2019-02-20 06:44:49 GMT
    A person familiar with FBI internal discussions says after FBI Director James Comey was fired the bureau developed a plan to protect evidence in its Russia investigation.More
    A person familiar with FBI internal discussions says after FBI Director James Comey was fired the bureau developed a plan to protect evidence in its Russia investigation.More
  • Supreme Court staying out of actor's 'Empire' lawsuit

    Supreme Court staying out of actor's 'Empire' lawsuit

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 9:53 AM EST2019-02-19 14:53:18 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:14 AM EST2019-02-20 06:14:01 GMT
    The Supreme Court is staying out of a lawsuit involving the television show 'Empire'.More
    The Supreme Court is staying out of a lawsuit involving the television show 'Empire'.More
  • Governor signs measure to hike Illinois minimum wage to $15

    Governor signs measure to hike Illinois minimum wage to $15

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 1:34 PM EST2019-02-19 18:34:52 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:34 AM EST2019-02-20 05:34:43 GMT
    Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed a measure gradually hiking the state's minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025, the highest in the Midwest.More
    Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed a measure gradually hiking the state's minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025, the highest in the Midwest.More
  • The Latest: Sanders' 2020 campaign raises $4M in half a day

    The Latest: Sanders' 2020 campaign raises $4M in half a day

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:55 PM EST2019-02-19 19:55:32 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:34 AM EST2019-02-20 05:34:30 GMT
    On the first day of his presidential campaign, Bernie Sanders picked up the support of his fellow home-state senator, Democrat Patrick Leahy.More
    On the first day of his presidential campaign, Bernie Sanders picked up the support of his fellow home-state senator, Democrat Patrick Leahy.More
  • Haitians seek water, food as businesses reopen after protest

    Haitians seek water, food as businesses reopen after protest

    Monday, February 18 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-18 17:53:18 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 11:43 PM EST2019-02-20 04:43:56 GMT
    Businesses and government offices are slowly reopening in Haiti after more than a week of violent demonstrations.More
    Businesses and government offices are slowly reopening in Haiti after more than a week of violent demonstrations.More
  • Georgia voting problems highlighted in congressional hearing

    Georgia voting problems highlighted in congressional hearing

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:13 PM EST2019-02-19 19:13:41 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 9:54 PM EST2019-02-20 02:54:54 GMT
    Congressional Democrats are highlighting voting problems in Georgia as justification for restoring federal oversight of elections in certain places with a history of discrimination.More
    Congressional Democrats are highlighting voting problems in Georgia as justification for restoring federal oversight of elections in certain places with a history of discrimination.More
  • Consultant on North Carolina race: Methods were surprise

    Consultant on North Carolina race: Methods were surprise

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 1:13 AM EST2019-02-19 06:13:36 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:55 PM EST2019-02-20 00:55:16 GMT
    North Carolina elections officials say the country's last undecided congressional election was marred by falsified signatures, blank ballots that consultants could complete and disappearing documents.More
    North Carolina elections officials say the country's last undecided congressional election was marred by falsified signatures, blank ballots that consultants could complete and disappearing documents.More
  • Judge orders Roger Stone to court over Instagram post

    Judge orders Roger Stone to court over Instagram post

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 11:03 AM EST2019-02-19 16:03:22 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:53 PM EST2019-02-20 00:53:59 GMT
    A federal judge has ordered Trump confidant Roger Stone to appear in court to address an Instagram post featuring a photo of the judge with what appears to be the crosshairs of a gun.More
    A federal judge has ordered Trump confidant Roger Stone to appear in court to address an Instagram post featuring a photo of the judge with what appears to be the crosshairs of a gun.More
  • Justice Thomas calls for re-examining landmark libel case

    Justice Thomas calls for re-examining landmark libel case

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 10:53 AM EST2019-02-19 15:53:21 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:34 PM EST2019-02-20 00:34:10 GMT
    The Supreme Court is declining to revive a defamation lawsuit against Bill Cosby that was filed by a woman who says he raped her and later spread lies about her when she came forward.More
    The Supreme Court is declining to revive a defamation lawsuit against Bill Cosby that was filed by a woman who says he raped her and later spread lies about her when she came forward.More
  • Trump the pundit handicaps 2020 Democratic contenders

    Trump the pundit handicaps 2020 Democratic contenders

    Monday, February 18 2019 12:13 PM EST2019-02-18 17:13:14 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 6:43 PM EST2019-02-19 23:43:54 GMT
    Trump positions himself as pundit for 2020 Democratic field, giving high marks to Kamala Harris and Amy Klobuchar, thumbs down to Elizabeth Warren's video debut.More
    Trump positions himself as pundit for 2020 Democratic field, giving high marks to Kamala Harris and Amy Klobuchar, thumbs down to Elizabeth Warren's video debut.More
  • 16 states sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

    16 states sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

    Monday, February 18 2019 6:23 PM EST2019-02-18 23:23:25 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 6:14 PM EST2019-02-19 23:14:43 GMT
    California's attorney general says at least a dozen states will join a lawsuit against President Donald Trump over his emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.More
    California's attorney general says at least a dozen states will join a lawsuit against President Donald Trump over his emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.More
  • Key players in disputed congressional race in North Carolina

    Key players in disputed congressional race in North Carolina

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 4:03 PM EST2019-02-19 21:03:22 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 5:24 PM EST2019-02-19 22:24:18 GMT
    The investigation into ballot fraud allegations in the nation's last undecided congressional race involves a mix of characters, including a nationally known election lawyer and a local political operative suspected...More
    The investigation into ballot fraud allegations in the nation's last undecided congressional race involves a mix of characters, including a nationally known election lawyer and a local political operative suspected of illegal practices.More
  • Supreme Court rules out death penalty for Texas inmate

    Supreme Court rules out death penalty for Texas inmate

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 10:03 AM EST2019-02-19 15:03:13 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 4:43 PM EST2019-02-19 21:43:58 GMT
    The Supreme Court is ending a long legal fight by ruling that a Texas death row inmate is intellectually disabled and thus may not be executed.More
    The Supreme Court is ending a long legal fight by ruling that a Texas death row inmate is intellectually disabled and thus may not be executed.More
  • Trump's ex-Hill chief returning as Pence's chief of staff

    Trump's ex-Hill chief returning as Pence's chief of staff

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 11:33 AM EST2019-02-19 16:33:15 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 4:35 PM EST2019-02-19 21:35:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump's former chief liaison to Congress is returning to the White House as chief of staff for Vice President Mike Pence.More
    President Donald Trump's former chief liaison to Congress is returning to the White House as chief of staff for Vice President Mike Pence.More
  • Dems say DeVos' deputy tried to influence internal inquiry

    Dems say DeVos' deputy tried to influence internal inquiry

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:23 PM EST2019-02-19 19:23:21 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 4:25 PM EST2019-02-19 21:25:17 GMT
    Democrats in Congress are accusing the Education Department of interfering with an investigation by the agency's independent watchdog.More
    Democrats in Congress are accusing the Education Department of interfering with an investigation by the agency's independent watchdog.More
  • Aurora shooter's permit was revoked but gun wasn't seized

    Aurora shooter's permit was revoked but gun wasn't seized

    Sunday, February 17 2019 1:13 AM EST2019-02-17 06:13:36 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 4:05 PM EST2019-02-19 21:05:53 GMT
    The man who killed five co-workers at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant took a gun he wasn't allowed to have to a job he must have known he was about to lose.More
    The man who killed five co-workers at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant took a gun he wasn't allowed to have to a job he must have known he was about to lose.More
  • High court to consider case about reach of clean water law

    High court to consider case about reach of clean water law

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 9:53 AM EST2019-02-19 14:53:17 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 3:24 PM EST2019-02-19 20:24:58 GMT
    The Supreme Court has agreed to consider a case about the reach of a federal clean water law.More
    The Supreme Court has agreed to consider a case about the reach of a federal clean water law.More
  • Sanders announcement revives criticism from Clinton backers

    Sanders announcement revives criticism from Clinton backers

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 12:33 PM EST2019-02-19 17:33:14 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:55 PM EST2019-02-19 19:55:40 GMT
    The tension between supporters of Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton resurfaces after the Vermont senator announces his second run for the White House.More
    The tension between supporters of Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton resurfaces after the Vermont senator announces his second run for the White House.More
  • The Latest: Leahy backs Sanders in shift from 2016

    The Latest: Leahy backs Sanders in shift from 2016

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:33 AM EST2019-02-19 12:33:06 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:46 PM EST2019-02-19 19:46:41 GMT
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is describing his second White House bid as a "continuation of what we did in 2016.".More
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is describing his second White House bid as a "continuation of what we did in 2016.".More
  • Inside the battle to host the 2020 Democratic convention

    Inside the battle to host the 2020 Democratic convention

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:33 PM EST2019-02-19 19:33:21 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:45 PM EST2019-02-19 19:45:51 GMT
    Officials in Houston, Miami and Milwaukee are in a mad scramble to lure the Democratic presidential nominating convention in 2020, but each city has something left to prove.More
    Officials in Houston, Miami and Milwaukee are in a mad scramble to lure the Democratic presidential nominating convention in 2020, but each city has something left to prove.More
  • Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court bench in public session

    Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court bench in public session

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 9:33 AM EST2019-02-19 14:33:09 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:04 PM EST2019-02-19 19:04:54 GMT
    The Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is making her public return to the bench, eight weeks after surgery for lung cancer.More
    The Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is making her public return to the bench, eight weeks after surgery for lung cancer.More
  • Belles of the ball: Dem freshmen courted by 2020 hopefuls

    Belles of the ball: Dem freshmen courted by 2020 hopefuls

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 12:23 AM EST2019-02-19 05:23:32 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 1:35 PM EST2019-02-19 18:35:04 GMT
    Democrats hoping to unseat President Donald Trump in 2020 are courting the party's famous freshmen.More
    Democrats hoping to unseat President Donald Trump in 2020 are courting the party's famous freshmen.More
  • Harris: Facts unfolding in probe of alleged Smollett attack

    Harris: Facts unfolding in probe of alleged Smollett attack

    Monday, February 18 2019 10:33 AM EST2019-02-18 15:33:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 1:05 PM EST2019-02-19 18:05:34 GMT
    Several Democratic presidential candidates are closing out the long holiday weekend on the campaign trail, with stops planned across states key to securing their party's nomination.More
    Several Democratic presidential candidates are closing out the long holiday weekend on the campaign trail, with stops planned across states key to securing their party's nomination.More
  • Trump 2020 campaign announces communication team

    Trump 2020 campaign announces communication team

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:43 AM EST2019-02-19 13:43:10 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 12:34 PM EST2019-02-19 17:34:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump is staffing-up for his re-election run, naming his communications team for the 2020 campaign.More
    President Donald Trump is staffing-up for his re-election run, naming his communications team for the 2020 campaign.More
  • High court won't hear anti-death penalty Arkansas judge suit

    High court won't hear anti-death penalty Arkansas judge suit

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 9:53 AM EST2019-02-19 14:53:14 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 11:34 AM EST2019-02-19 16:34:36 GMT
    The Supreme Court is leaving in place a decision dismissing a lawsuit filed by a judge who was barred from overseeing execution-related cases after he participated in an anti-death penalty demonstration.More
    The Supreme Court is leaving in place a decision dismissing a lawsuit filed by a judge who was barred from overseeing execution-related cases after he participated in an anti-death penalty demonstration.More
  • High court won't take case of ex-Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock

    High court won't take case of ex-Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 10:03 AM EST2019-02-19 15:03:10 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 11:05 AM EST2019-02-19 16:05:25 GMT
    The Supreme Court is declining to get involved in the corruption case against former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock.More
    The Supreme Court is declining to get involved in the corruption case against former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock.More
  • Protests slam Trump's declaration as states ready lawsuit

    Protests slam Trump's declaration as states ready lawsuit

    Monday, February 18 2019 4:23 PM EST2019-02-18 21:23:24 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 10:05 AM EST2019-02-19 15:05:17 GMT
    Protesters are gathering in cities around the country to decry President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to fund his planned U.S.-Mexico border wall.More
    Protesters are gathering in cities around the country to decry President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to fund his planned U.S.-Mexico border wall.More
  • High court won't consider Tennessee death row inmate's case

    High court won't consider Tennessee death row inmate's case

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 10:03 AM EST2019-02-19 15:03:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 10:04 AM EST2019-02-19 15:04:27 GMT
    The Supreme Court won't hear the case of a Tennessee death row inmate who claimed his rights were violated when he was forced to represent himself at trial.More
    The Supreme Court won't hear the case of a Tennessee death row inmate who claimed his rights were violated when he was forced to represent himself at trial.More
  • Trump pleads with Venezuela's military to back Guaido

    Trump pleads with Venezuela's military to back Guaido

    Monday, February 18 2019 12:33 PM EST2019-02-18 17:33:15 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 9:55 AM EST2019-02-19 14:55:15 GMT
    Trump to seek to rally support among the largest Venezuelan community in the U.S. for opposition leader Juan Guaido.More
    Trump to seek to rally support among the largest Venezuelan community in the U.S. for opposition leader Juan Guaido.More
  • Former House lawmakers join Washington lobbying firm

    Former House lawmakers join Washington lobbying firm

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 9:03 AM EST2019-02-19 14:03:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 9:25 AM EST2019-02-19 14:25:16 GMT
    The former New York congressman who lost his seat to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is going to work for a powerhouse lobbying firm.More
    The former New York congressman who lost his seat to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is going to work for a powerhouse lobbying firm.More
  • Sen. Kamala Harris says she's no democratic socialist

    Sen. Kamala Harris says she's no democratic socialist

    Monday, February 18 2019 8:13 PM EST2019-02-19 01:13:26 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:54 AM EST2019-02-19 13:54:25 GMT
    Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris says she's not a democratic socialist, a not-so-veiled distinction setting her apart from a potential rival, Sen. Bernie Sanders.More
    Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris says she's not a democratic socialist, a not-so-veiled distinction setting her apart from a potential rival, Sen. Bernie Sanders.More
  • Ex-diplomat says North Korean leader won't give up nukes

    Ex-diplomat says North Korean leader won't give up nukes

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 4:53 AM EST2019-02-19 09:53:01 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:43 AM EST2019-02-19 13:43:58 GMT
    A former North Korean diplomat says leader Kim Jong Un has no intention of giving up his nuclear weapons and sees his upcoming second summit with U.S. President Donald Trump as a chance to cement his country's...More
    A former North Korean diplomat says leader Kim Jong Un has no intention of giving up his nuclear weapons and sees his upcoming second summit with U.S. President Donald Trump as a chance to cement his country's status as a nuclear weapons state.More
  • Roger Stone apologizes to judge for Instagram post about her

    Roger Stone apologizes to judge for Instagram post about her

    Monday, February 18 2019 9:53 PM EST2019-02-19 02:53:28 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:43 AM EST2019-02-19 13:43:31 GMT
    President Donald Trump's longtime confidant Roger Stone has apologized to the judge presiding over his criminal case for an Instagram photo of her with what appears to be the crosshairs of a gun.More
    President Donald Trump's longtime confidant Roger Stone has apologized to the judge presiding over his criminal case for an Instagram photo of her with what appears to be the crosshairs of a gun.More
  • Border wall a complex issue for 2020 prospect Beto O'Rourke

    Border wall a complex issue for 2020 prospect Beto O'Rourke

    Monday, February 18 2019 12:53 AM EST2019-02-18 05:53:34 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:04 AM EST2019-02-19 13:04:26 GMT
    Few Americans have a clearer idea of life with a border wall than former Texas congressman and possible 2020 presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke.More
    Few Americans have a clearer idea of life with a border wall than former Texas congressman and possible 2020 presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke.More
  • Official: Deputy AG Rosenstein expected to depart in March

    Official: Deputy AG Rosenstein expected to depart in March

    Monday, February 18 2019 10:23 PM EST2019-02-19 03:23:33 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:43 AM EST2019-02-19 12:43:58 GMT
    A Justice Department official says Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expected to leave his position in the middle of next month.More
    A Justice Department official says Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expected to leave his position in the middle of next month.More
  • Tense standoff spells endgame for IS militants in Syria

    Tense standoff spells endgame for IS militants in Syria

    Monday, February 18 2019 5:33 AM EST2019-02-18 10:33:03 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:03 AM EST2019-02-19 12:03:14 GMT
    More than 300 IS militants holed up in tiny area in eastern Syria refuse to surrender, trying to negotiate an exit.More
    More than 300 IS militants holed up in tiny area in eastern Syria refuse to surrender, trying to negotiate an exit.More
  • The Latest: Maduro says Trump sounds almost Nazi-like

    The Latest: Maduro says Trump sounds almost Nazi-like

    Monday, February 18 2019 5:23 PM EST2019-02-18 22:23:22 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 6:53 AM EST2019-02-19 11:53:46 GMT
    Trump: Socialism has ravaged Venezuela to the point that even the world's largest oil reserves cannot keep the country's lights on.More
    Trump: Socialism has ravaged Venezuela to the point that even the world's largest oil reserves cannot keep the country's lights on.More
  • N Carolina elections head says ballots handled illegally

    N Carolina elections head says ballots handled illegally

    Monday, February 18 2019 1:23 AM EST2019-02-18 06:23:32 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 1:13 AM EST2019-02-19 06:13:56 GMT
    The North Carolina State Board of Elections is holding a hearing on ballot fraud allegations in the nation's last undecided congressional election.More
    The North Carolina State Board of Elections is holding a hearing on ballot fraud allegations in the nation's last undecided congressional election.More
  • 2020 hopeful Warren to unveil universal child care plan

    2020 hopeful Warren to unveil universal child care plan

    Monday, February 18 2019 6:33 PM EST2019-02-18 23:33:23 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 12:24 AM EST2019-02-19 05:24:19 GMT
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren is planning to unveil a universal child care plan that would guarantee American families access to child care.More
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren is planning to unveil a universal child care plan that would guarantee American families access to child care.More
  • The Latest: Klobuchar takes a 'relative' look at gun laws

    The Latest: Klobuchar takes a 'relative' look at gun laws

    Monday, February 18 2019 3:23 PM EST2019-02-18 20:23:19 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 11:44 PM EST2019-02-19 04:44:57 GMT
    Kamala Harris is letting voters in New Hampshire know that she does not consider herself a democratic socialist.More
    Kamala Harris is letting voters in New Hampshire know that she does not consider herself a democratic socialist.More
  • EU states mixed on Trump demand to take back IS fighters

    EU states mixed on Trump demand to take back IS fighters

    Monday, February 18 2019 5:43 AM EST2019-02-18 10:43:04 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 10:34 PM EST2019-02-19 03:34:02 GMT
    U.S. President Donald Trump's demand that European countries take back their citizens fighting in Syria is receiving a mixed reaction, as nations pondered how to bring home-grown Islamic State extremists to trial.More
    U.S. President Donald Trump's demand that European countries take back their citizens fighting in Syria is receiving a mixed reaction, as nations pondered how to bring home-grown Islamic State extremists to trial.More
  • Return to sender: High court to hear undeliverable mail case

    Return to sender: High court to hear undeliverable mail case

    Sunday, February 17 2019 8:23 AM EST2019-02-17 13:23:17 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 10:33 PM EST2019-02-19 03:33:37 GMT
    The Supreme Court on Tuesday is taking up a case involving an Alabama man who developed a way to process undeliverable mail.More
    The Supreme Court on Tuesday is taking up a case involving an Alabama man who developed a way to process undeliverable mail.More
  • Trump lashes out at key officials involved in Russia probe

    Trump lashes out at key officials involved in Russia probe

    Monday, February 18 2019 8:13 AM EST2019-02-18 13:13:07 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 8:24 PM EST2019-02-19 01:24:35 GMT
    Trump is suggesting that key officials involved in the Russia probe were engaged in 'treasonous' behavior.More
    Trump is suggesting that key officials involved in the Russia probe were engaged in 'treasonous' behavior.More
  • DC's many prankster activists turn anger into street theater

    DC's many prankster activists turn anger into street theater

    Monday, February 18 2019 12:43 AM EST2019-02-18 05:43:32 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 8:04 PM EST2019-02-19 01:04:27 GMT
    From fake street signs to Robert Mueller-themed ice cream trucks, activists in the nation's capital have honed a particular brand of performative prankster-style protest.More
    From fake street signs to Robert Mueller-themed ice cream trucks, activists in the nation's capital have honed a particular brand of performative prankster-style protest.More
  • White House indicates Trump to veto disapproval of emergency

    White House indicates Trump to veto disapproval of emergency

    Sunday, February 17 2019 10:03 AM EST2019-02-17 15:03:13 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 3:44 PM EST2019-02-18 20:44:25 GMT
    A top adviser to President Donald Trump is indicating that Trump is prepared to issue the first veto of his term if Congress votes to disapprove of his declaration of a national emergency along the U.S.-Mexico border.More
    A top adviser to President Donald Trump is indicating that Trump is prepared to issue the first veto of his term if Congress votes to disapprove of his declaration of a national emergency along the U.S.-Mexico border.More
  • Warren highlights her work on economic crisis in Vegas stop

    Warren highlights her work on economic crisis in Vegas stop

    Sunday, February 17 2019 8:53 PM EST2019-02-18 01:53:30 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 3:14 PM EST2019-02-18 20:14:01 GMT
    Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is describing a squeeze on working families in America as she introduces herself to voters in the early nominating state of Nevada.More
    Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is describing a squeeze on working families in America as she introduces herself to voters in the early nominating state of Nevada.More
  • Abe mum on Trump's claim of nomination for Nobel Peace Prize

    Abe mum on Trump's claim of nomination for Nobel Peace Prize

    Sunday, February 17 2019 11:13 PM EST2019-02-18 04:13:28 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 3:13 PM EST2019-02-18 20:13:31 GMT
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe mum on reports he nominated President Donald Trump for Nobel Peace Prize.More
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe mum on reports he nominated President Donald Trump for Nobel Peace Prize.More
  • Ex-FBI official: 'Crime may have been committed' by Trump

    Ex-FBI official: 'Crime may have been committed' by Trump

    Sunday, February 17 2019 7:43 PM EST2019-02-18 00:43:29 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 2:03 PM EST2019-02-18 19:03:46 GMT
    McCabe says Rosenstein was "absolutely" supportive of the decision to launch investigations into whether Trump was inappropriately aligned with the Russians, had obstructed justice.More
    McCabe says Rosenstein was "absolutely" supportive of the decision to launch investigations into whether Trump was inappropriately aligned with the Russians, had obstructed justice.More
  • 'Carer-feeder': Gillibrand plays up motherhood in 2020 race

    'Carer-feeder': Gillibrand plays up motherhood in 2020 race

    Sunday, February 17 2019 3:23 PM EST2019-02-17 20:23:42 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 10:43 AM EST2019-02-18 15:43:49 GMT
    As she cranks up her presidential campaign, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand isn't trying to hide her working-mom juggle -- she's running on it.More
    As she cranks up her presidential campaign, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand isn't trying to hide her working-mom juggle -- she's running on it.More
  • Booker holds back on questions about 'Empire' actor attack

    Booker holds back on questions about 'Empire' actor attack

    Sunday, February 17 2019 8:23 AM EST2019-02-17 13:23:12 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 9:13 AM EST2019-02-18 14:13:54 GMT
    Democratic presidential candidates are courting voters in states with influential early roles in the 2020 primary as the busy pace of campaigning over the holiday weekend shows that the contest to challenge...More
    Democratic presidential candidates are courting voters in states with influential early roles in the 2020 primary as the busy pace of campaigning over the holiday weekend shows that the contest to challenge President Donald Trump is fully underway.More
  • Zimbabwe opposition official convicted of false declaration

    Zimbabwe opposition official convicted of false declaration

    Monday, February 18 2019 4:13 AM EST2019-02-18 09:13:01 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 7:43 AM EST2019-02-18 12:43:39 GMT
    A Zimbabwean court has convicted prominent opposition politician Tendai Biti for announcing that his party's leader won disputed elections held in July.More
    A Zimbabwean court has convicted prominent opposition politician Tendai Biti for announcing that his party's leader won disputed elections held in July.More
  • Marco Rubio warns Venezuelan soldiers to let aid enter

    Marco Rubio warns Venezuelan soldiers to let aid enter

    Sunday, February 17 2019 3:23 PM EST2019-02-17 20:23:34 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 6:33 AM EST2019-02-18 11:33:36 GMT
    U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is warning Venezuelan soldiers that they would commit a "crime against humanity" if they block the entry of U.S. aid that is being channeled through rivals of socialist President Nicolas Maduro.More
    U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is warning Venezuelan soldiers that they would commit a "crime against humanity" if they block the entry of U.S. aid that is being channeled through rivals of socialist President Nicolas Maduro.More
  • State Department: Nauert out as pick for UN ambassador

    State Department: Nauert out as pick for UN ambassador

    Saturday, February 16 2019 8:03 PM EST2019-02-17 01:03:25 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 12:54 AM EST2019-02-18 05:54:47 GMT
    The State Department says Heather Nauert, nominated by President Donald Trump to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, has withdrawn her name from consideration.More
    The State Department says Heather Nauert, nominated by President Donald Trump to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, has withdrawn her name from consideration.More
  • Hearing into unresolved US House race could find winner

    Hearing into unresolved US House race could find winner

    Saturday, February 16 2019 8:53 AM EST2019-02-16 13:53:11 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 12:45 AM EST2019-02-18 05:45:39 GMT
    Hearing by state Elections Board could reveal whether the nation's last undecided congressional election was either tainted by so much ballot tampering that a winner could not be declared.More
    Hearing by state Elections Board could reveal whether the nation's last undecided congressional election was either tainted by so much ballot tampering that a winner could not be declared.More
  • The Latest: Booker talks policy, plays Pac-Man at barcade

    The Latest: Booker talks policy, plays Pac-Man at barcade

    Sunday, February 17 2019 10:53 AM EST2019-02-17 15:53:21 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 12:44 AM EST2019-02-18 05:44:35 GMT
    Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker is greeting hundreds of voters in Rochester, New Hampshire, as he starts the second day in a weekend swing through the state that will hold the first primary next year.More
    Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker is greeting hundreds of voters in Rochester, New Hampshire, as he starts the second day in a weekend swing through the state that will hold the first primary next year.More
  • Disgraced ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner released from prison

    Disgraced ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner released from prison

    Sunday, February 17 2019 1:43 PM EST2019-02-17 18:43:15 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 11:34 PM EST2019-02-18 04:34:44 GMT
    Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner has been released from federal prison in Massachusetts.More
    Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner has been released from federal prison in Massachusetts.More
  • Patrick Caddell, pollster to Jimmy Carter, dies at 68

    Patrick Caddell, pollster to Jimmy Carter, dies at 68

    Saturday, February 16 2019 11:23 PM EST2019-02-17 04:23:30 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 11:25 PM EST2019-02-18 04:25:01 GMT
    Patrick Caddell, the pollster who helped propel Jimmy Carter in his longshot bid to win the presidency, has died.More
    Patrick Caddell, the pollster who helped propel Jimmy Carter in his longshot bid to win the presidency, has died.More
  • Nigeria's candidates blame each other in surprise vote delay

    Nigeria's candidates blame each other in surprise vote delay

    Saturday, February 16 2019 7:13 AM EST2019-02-16 12:13:12 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 11:24 PM EST2019-02-18 04:24:28 GMT
    Nigeria delays its election for a week as candidates rush back to capital, blaming each other.More
    Nigeria delays its election for a week as candidates rush back to capital, blaming each other.More
  • Iran pressures Europe to do more to save the nuclear deal

    Iran pressures Europe to do more to save the nuclear deal

    Sunday, February 17 2019 5:03 AM EST2019-02-17 10:03:01 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 9:34 PM EST2019-02-18 02:34:11 GMT
    Iran's foreign minister is blasting the United States' "unhealthy fixation" with his country and condemning the Trump administration's efforts to press European countries to pull out of the nuclear agreement with...More
    Iran's foreign minister is blasting the United States' "unhealthy fixation" with his country and condemning the Trump administration's efforts to press European countries to pull out of the nuclear agreement with Tehran.More
  • Tradition of nonpartisan selection of judges may end in Iowa

    Tradition of nonpartisan selection of judges may end in Iowa

    Sunday, February 17 2019 11:13 AM EST2019-02-17 16:13:11 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 7:44 PM EST2019-02-18 00:44:48 GMT
    Nearly 50 years after Iowa moved to reduce partisanship in its court system, Republicans who control the governor's office and the Legislature say it's time to give politicians greater control.More
    Nearly 50 years after Iowa moved to reduce partisanship in its court system, Republicans who control the governor's office and the Legislature say it's time to give politicians greater control.More
  • Court filing: Manafort faces more than 19 years in prison

    Court filing: Manafort faces more than 19 years in prison

    Friday, February 15 2019 8:13 PM EST2019-02-16 01:13:28 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 3:04 PM EST2019-02-17 20:04:41 GMT
    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort could spend more than 19 years in prison on tax and bank fraud charges.More
    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort could spend more than 19 years in prison on tax and bank fraud charges.More
  • Trump emergency declaration faces fights in the courts

    Trump emergency declaration faces fights in the courts

    Saturday, February 16 2019 12:43 AM EST2019-02-16 05:43:35 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 1:44 PM EST2019-02-17 18:44:45 GMT
    President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the southern border Friday and predicted his administration would end up defending it all the way to the Supreme Court.More
    President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the southern border Friday and predicted his administration would end up defending it all the way to the Supreme Court.More
  • Trump's national emergency sparks new GOP divide in Congress

    Trump's national emergency sparks new GOP divide in Congress

    Friday, February 15 2019 2:03 PM EST2019-02-15 19:03:04 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 10:44 AM EST2019-02-17 15:44:18 GMT
    President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to build the wall ends one political problem for the White House and its allies on Capitol Hill, but launches another.More
    President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to build the wall ends one political problem for the White House and its allies on Capitol Hill, but launches another.More
  • Shanahan says he hasn't determined amount for border wall

    Shanahan says he hasn't determined amount for border wall

    Saturday, February 16 2019 12:43 AM EST2019-02-16 05:43:26 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 9:24 AM EST2019-02-17 14:24:41 GMT
    Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency at the border.More
    Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency at the border.More
  • Judge: Mississippi suit to cover all who lost voting rights

    Judge: Mississippi suit to cover all who lost voting rights

    Saturday, February 16 2019 11:23 AM EST2019-02-16 16:23:13 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 9:14 AM EST2019-02-17 14:14:24 GMT
    A federal judge says a handful of former Mississippi convicts who are suing to have their voting rights restored can represent everyone who falls into that category.More
    A federal judge says a handful of former Mississippi convicts who are suing to have their voting rights restored can represent everyone who falls into that category.More
  • Judge limits public comments in Trump confidant Stone's case

    Judge limits public comments in Trump confidant Stone's case

    Friday, February 15 2019 3:23 PM EST2019-02-15 20:23:06 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 8:25 AM EST2019-02-17 13:25:16 GMT
    A federal judge has issued a gag order in the case of Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone.More
    A federal judge has issued a gag order in the case of Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone.More
  • Dem presidential candidates introducing themselves to voters

    Dem presidential candidates introducing themselves to voters

    Saturday, February 16 2019 8:13 AM EST2019-02-16 13:13:13 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 6:34 AM EST2019-02-17 11:34:27 GMT
    Five Democratic senators vying for their party's nomination to challenge President Donald Trump in 2020 are fanning out across the country Saturday to campaign and meet voters.More
    Five Democratic senators vying for their party's nomination to challenge President Donald Trump in 2020 are fanning out across the country Saturday to campaign and meet voters.More
  • The Latest: Gillibrand accuses Trump of dividing people

    The Latest: Gillibrand accuses Trump of dividing people

    Saturday, February 16 2019 10:53 AM EST2019-02-16 15:53:19 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 6:34 AM EST2019-02-17 11:34:22 GMT
    Sen. Cory Booker is kicking off his first visit to New Hampshire with a personal touch, sharing his family's story with about 100 voters in the Democratic-leaning town of Portsmouth.More
    Sen. Cory Booker is kicking off his first visit to New Hampshire with a personal touch, sharing his family's story with about 100 voters in the Democratic-leaning town of Portsmouth.More
  • Vatican defrocks former US cardinal McCarrick for sex abuse

    Vatican defrocks former US cardinal McCarrick for sex abuse

    Saturday, February 16 2019 4:13 AM EST2019-02-16 09:13:00 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 6:14 AM EST2019-02-17 11:14:18 GMT
    The Vatican says Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing Confession.More
    The Vatican says Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing Confession.More
  • Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but Pence resists

    Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but Pence resists

    Saturday, February 16 2019 5:23 AM EST2019-02-16 10:23:03 GMT
    Sunday, February 17 2019 4:53 AM EST2019-02-17 09:53:53 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling on China to join in international disarmament negotiations after the collapse of a Cold War-era treaty on nuclear weapons in Europe.More
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling on China to join in international disarmament negotiations after the collapse of a Cold War-era treaty on nuclear weapons in Europe.More
  • Ex-FBI official recounts discussion about 25th Amendment

    Ex-FBI official recounts discussion about 25th Amendment

    Friday, February 15 2019 2:33 PM EST2019-02-15 19:33:19 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 10:53 PM EST2019-02-17 03:53:55 GMT
    Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe says he never participated in "extended discussions" about using the Constitution to remove President Donald Trump from office.More
    Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe says he never participated in "extended discussions" about using the Constitution to remove President Donald Trump from office.More
  • Trump picks former Alabama official to lead FEMA

    Trump picks former Alabama official to lead FEMA

    Friday, February 15 2019 7:03 PM EST2019-02-16 00:03:13 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 7:14 PM EST2019-02-17 00:14:10 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he will nominate a former Alabama official to head the Federal Emergency Management Agency.More
    President Donald Trump says he will nominate a former Alabama official to head the Federal Emergency Management Agency.More
  • The Latest: Acting defense chief unsure on border money

    The Latest: Acting defense chief unsure on border money

    Saturday, February 16 2019 5:53 PM EST2019-02-16 22:53:27 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 6:04 PM EST2019-02-16 23:04:17 GMT
    The acting secretary of defense says he has not yet determined how much money he will redirect to President Donald Trump's border wall project.More
    The acting secretary of defense says he has not yet determined how much money he will redirect to President Donald Trump's border wall project.More
  • White House spokeswoman confirms special counsel interview

    White House spokeswoman confirms special counsel interview

    Friday, February 15 2019 3:53 PM EST2019-02-15 20:53:06 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 5:44 PM EST2019-02-16 22:44:18 GMT
    White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has been interviewed as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.More
    White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has been interviewed as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.More
  • Poland's political leader on unprecedented defensive

    Poland's political leader on unprecedented defensive

    Saturday, February 16 2019 7:33 AM EST2019-02-16 12:33:07 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 4:04 PM EST2019-02-16 21:04:50 GMT
    Jaroslaw Kaczynski, Poland's most powerful politician, suddenly finds himself embroiled in revelations over his involvement in complex business dealings and the presence in his inner circle of people with alleged...More
    Jaroslaw Kaczynski, Poland's most powerful politician, suddenly finds himself embroiled in revelations over his involvement in complex business dealings and the presence in his inner circle of people with alleged communist ties.More
  • Trump claims Japan's PM nominated him for Nobel Peace Prize

    Trump claims Japan's PM nominated him for Nobel Peace Prize

    Friday, February 15 2019 3:13 PM EST2019-02-15 20:13:17 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 2:55 PM EST2019-02-16 19:55:16 GMT
    President Donald Trump says the leader of Japan nominated him for a Nobel Peace Prize for his work to open up a dialogue with North Korea.More
    President Donald Trump says the leader of Japan nominated him for a Nobel Peace Prize for his work to open up a dialogue with North Korea.More
  • Reform, once avoided, now embraced in Chicago mayor's race

    Reform, once avoided, now embraced in Chicago mayor's race

    Saturday, February 16 2019 1:43 PM EST2019-02-16 18:43:21 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 2:05 PM EST2019-02-16 19:05:48 GMT
    Once a dirty word in Chicago, 'reform' is now on the lips of the city's 14 mayoral candidates.More
    Once a dirty word in Chicago, 'reform' is now on the lips of the city's 14 mayoral candidates.More
  • NJ attorney general subpoenas Trump's inaugural committee

    NJ attorney general subpoenas Trump's inaugural committee

    Friday, February 15 2019 6:43 PM EST2019-02-15 23:43:18 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 9:03 AM EST2019-02-16 14:03:59 GMT
    State authorities in New Jersey have subpoenaed a host of financial records from the committee that organized President Donald Trump's inauguration.More
    State authorities in New Jersey have subpoenaed a host of financial records from the committee that organized President Donald Trump's inauguration.More
  • Nigeria delays election until Feb. 23 over 'challenges'

    Nigeria delays election until Feb. 23 over 'challenges'

    Friday, February 15 2019 4:03 PM EST2019-02-15 21:03:08 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 8:04 AM EST2019-02-16 13:04:02 GMT
    'Everybody suffers too much:' Nigeria heads to the polls as its president tries to hang on.More
    'Everybody suffers too much:' Nigeria heads to the polls as its president tries to hang on.More
  • Nigeria delays its election; candidates rush back to capital

    Nigeria delays its election; candidates rush back to capital

    Saturday, February 16 2019 3:43 AM EST2019-02-16 08:43:26 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 7:14 AM EST2019-02-16 12:14:03 GMT
    Nigerians wake to find a delayed election; opposition says it 'destroyed the soul' of nation.More
    Nigerians wake to find a delayed election; opposition says it 'destroyed the soul' of nation.More
  • The Latest: Nigeria delays presidential vote until Feb. 23

    The Latest: Nigeria delays presidential vote until Feb. 23

    Friday, February 15 2019 9:03 PM EST2019-02-16 02:03:16 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 5:03 AM EST2019-02-16 10:03:45 GMT
    The Latest: Nigeria delays presidential election until Feb. 23 over 'challenges'.More
    The Latest: Nigeria delays presidential election until Feb. 23 over 'challenges'.More
  • Europeans fire back at criticism from US over Iran

    Europeans fire back at criticism from US over Iran

    Friday, February 15 2019 5:03 AM EST2019-02-15 10:03:06 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 3:44 AM EST2019-02-16 08:44:07 GMT
    More than 30 heads of state and government and 80 defense and foreign ministers are meeting in Munich for an annual security conference known for its frank exchanges and backroom diplomacy.More
    More than 30 heads of state and government and 80 defense and foreign ministers are meeting in Munich for an annual security conference known for its frank exchanges and backroom diplomacy.More
  • Haiti to unveil economic measures to quell violent protests

    Haiti to unveil economic measures to quell violent protests

    Friday, February 15 2019 8:03 AM EST2019-02-15 13:03:06 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 2:43 AM EST2019-02-16 07:43:47 GMT
    Haitians say they will keep protesting until President Jovenel Moise resigns despite his announcement of upcoming economic measures to quell more than a week of violent demonstrations across the country.More
    Haitians say they will keep protesting until President Jovenel Moise resigns despite his announcement of upcoming economic measures to quell more than a week of violent demonstrations across the country.More
  • Trump tests presidential power, declares emergency at border

    Trump tests presidential power, declares emergency at border

    Friday, February 15 2019 12:53 AM EST2019-02-15 05:53:35 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 12:44 AM EST2019-02-16 05:44:23 GMT
    Congress has easily approved a border security compromise that will clear Congress and get President Donald Trump's signature.More
    Congress has easily approved a border security compromise that will clear Congress and get President Donald Trump's signature.More
  • Trump declaration faces uncertain fate in coming court fight

    Trump declaration faces uncertain fate in coming court fight

    Friday, February 15 2019 5:13 PM EST2019-02-15 22:13:19 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 12:44 AM EST2019-02-16 05:44:03 GMT
    President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the southern border Friday and predicted his administration would end up defending it all the way to the Supreme Court.More
    President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the southern border Friday and predicted his administration would end up defending it all the way to the Supreme Court.More
  • US Vice President Mike Pence makes his first Auschwitz visit

    US Vice President Mike Pence makes his first Auschwitz visit

    Friday, February 15 2019 6:33 AM EST2019-02-15 11:33:06 GMT
    Saturday, February 16 2019 12:04 AM EST2019-02-16 05:04:57 GMT
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is visiting the memorial site of Auschwitz along with the Polish president.More
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is visiting the memorial site of Auschwitz along with the Polish president.More
  • The Latest: Calif. Gov. Newsom endorses Harris for president

    The Latest: Calif. Gov. Newsom endorses Harris for president

    Friday, February 15 2019 2:23 PM EST2019-02-15 19:23:12 GMT
    Friday, February 15 2019 9:33 PM EST2019-02-16 02:33:35 GMT
    California Sen. Kamala Harris is in Charleston, South Carolina, making her second trip to the state since announcing her presidential campaign.More
    California Sen. Kamala Harris is in Charleston, South Carolina, making her second trip to the state since announcing her presidential campaign.More
  • 2020 Dems hit early voting states; Weld explores GOP bid

    2020 Dems hit early voting states; Weld explores GOP bid

    Friday, February 15 2019 4:13 PM EST2019-02-15 21:13:15 GMT
    Friday, February 15 2019 9:33 PM EST2019-02-16 02:33:32 GMT
    Several Democratic presidential candidates are spending the long holiday weekend on the campaign trail.More
    Several Democratic presidential candidates are spending the long holiday weekend on the campaign trail.More
  • InternationalMore>>

  • 1 killed, 12 hurt in aid standoff on Venezuela-Brazil border

    1 killed, 12 hurt in aid standoff on Venezuela-Brazil border

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:13 AM EST2019-02-22 05:13:38 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-22 17:53:56 GMT
    (AP Photos/Ariana Cubillos). This photo combo of file photos shows opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela Juan Guaido, left, on Feb. 8, 2019 and Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, on Feb. 7, 2019, both in Caracas, Venez...(AP Photos/Ariana Cubillos). This photo combo of file photos shows opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela Juan Guaido, left, on Feb. 8, 2019 and Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, on Feb. 7, 2019, both in Caracas, Venez...
    (AP Photos/Ariana Cubillos). This photo combo of file photos shows opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela Juan Guaido, left, on Feb. 8, 2019 and Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, on Feb. 7, 2019, both in Caracas, Venez...(AP Photos/Ariana Cubillos). This photo combo of file photos shows opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela Juan Guaido, left, on Feb. 8, 2019 and Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, on Feb. 7, 2019, both in Caracas, Venez...
    Venezuela's power struggle is set to convert into a battle of the bands Friday when musicians demanding Nicolas Maduro allow in humanitarian aid and those supporting the embattled leader's refusal sing in rival...More
    Venezuela's power struggle is set to convert into a battle of the bands Friday when musicians demanding Nicolas Maduro allow in humanitarian aid and those supporting the embattled leader's refusal sing in rival concerts on both sides of a border bridge.More
  • More civilians leave last IS-held pocket in eastern Syria

    More civilians leave last IS-held pocket in eastern Syria

    Friday, February 22 2019 4:53 AM EST2019-02-22 09:53:01 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 file photo, U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces  fighters take a break as the fight against Islamic State militants continues in the village of Baghouz, Syria. U.S. and Iraqi officia...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 file photo, U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces fighters take a break as the fight against Islamic State militants continues in the village of Baghouz, Syria. U.S. and Iraqi officia...
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 file photo, U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces  fighters take a break as the fight against Islamic State militants continues in the village of Baghouz, Syria. U.S. and Iraqi officia...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 file photo, U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces fighters take a break as the fight against Islamic State militants continues in the village of Baghouz, Syria. U.S. and Iraqi officia...
    Spokesman: Sporadic clashes underway with remaining Islamic State militants in their last holdout in Syria.More
    Spokesman: Sporadic clashes underway with remaining Islamic State militants in their last holdout in Syria.More
  • Vatican sex abuse summit seeks new culture of accountability

    Vatican sex abuse summit seeks new culture of accountability

    Friday, February 22 2019 5:03 AM EST2019-02-22 10:03:05 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-22 17:44:05 GMT
    (Giuseppe Lami/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis prays during the opening of the second day of a Vatican's conference on dealing with sex abuse by priests, at the Vatican, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Pope Francis has issued 21 proposals to stem the clergy se...(Giuseppe Lami/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis prays during the opening of the second day of a Vatican's conference on dealing with sex abuse by priests, at the Vatican, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Pope Francis has issued 21 proposals to stem the clergy se...
    (Giuseppe Lami/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis prays during the opening of the second day of a Vatican's conference on dealing with sex abuse by priests, at the Vatican, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Pope Francis has issued 21 proposals to stem the clergy se...(Giuseppe Lami/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis prays during the opening of the second day of a Vatican's conference on dealing with sex abuse by priests, at the Vatican, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Pope Francis has issued 21 proposals to stem the clergy se...
    Cardinals attending Pope Francis' summit on preventing clergy sex abuse have called for a new culture of accountability in the Catholic Church to punish bishops and religious superiors who fail to protect their...More
    Cardinals attending Pope Francis' summit on preventing clergy sex abuse have called for a new culture of accountability in the Catholic Church to punish bishops and religious superiors who fail to protect their flocks from predator priests.More
  • NationalMore>>

  • California parents of 13 plead guilty to torture, abuse

    California parents of 13 plead guilty to torture, abuse

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-22 17:53:11 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-22 17:53:53 GMT
    (Watchara Phomicinda/The Press-Enterprise via AP, Pool, file ). FILE - In this June 20, 2018 file photo, Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The couple have ...(Watchara Phomicinda/The Press-Enterprise via AP, Pool, file ). FILE - In this June 20, 2018 file photo, Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The couple have ...
    (Watchara Phomicinda/The Press-Enterprise via AP, Pool, file ). FILE - In this June 20, 2018 file photo, Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The couple have ...(Watchara Phomicinda/The Press-Enterprise via AP, Pool, file ). FILE - In this June 20, 2018 file photo, Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The couple have ...
    A Southern California district attorney will address the case of a couple charged with the torture and abuse of most of their 13 children.More
    A Southern California district attorney will address the case of a couple charged with the torture and abuse of most of their 13 children.More
  • 'Empire' producers cut Smollett from season's last episodes

    'Empire' producers cut Smollett from season's last episodes

    Friday, February 22 2019 10:33 AM EST2019-02-22 15:33:10 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-22 17:53:49 GMT
    The producers of the TV show "Empire" say Jussie Smollett's character will be removed from the final two episodes of this season.More
    The producers of the TV show "Empire" say Jussie Smollett's character will be removed from the final two episodes of this season.More
  • If proven, Smollett allegations could be a 'career killer'

    If proven, Smollett allegations could be a 'career killer'

    Friday, February 22 2019 3:03 AM EST2019-02-22 08:03:36 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-22 17:53:37 GMT
    (Chuck Hodes/FOX via AP). This image released by Fox shows Jussie Smollett, left, and A.Z. Kelsey in a scene from the "Pride" episode of "Empire" which originally aired on Oct. 10, 2018. Smollett’s co-starring role in “Empire” may end up being the pinn...(Chuck Hodes/FOX via AP). This image released by Fox shows Jussie Smollett, left, and A.Z. Kelsey in a scene from the "Pride" episode of "Empire" which originally aired on Oct. 10, 2018. Smollett’s co-starring role in “Empire” may end up being the pinn...
    (Chuck Hodes/FOX via AP). This image released by Fox shows Jussie Smollett, left, and A.Z. Kelsey in a scene from the "Pride" episode of "Empire" which originally aired on Oct. 10, 2018. Smollett’s co-starring role in “Empire” may end up being the pinn...(Chuck Hodes/FOX via AP). This image released by Fox shows Jussie Smollett, left, and A.Z. Kelsey in a scene from the "Pride" episode of "Empire" which originally aired on Oct. 10, 2018. Smollett’s co-starring role in “Empire” may end up being the pinn...
    The case against Jussie Smollett could do more lead to a conviction for the "Empire" star _ some experts see the allegations he orchestrated an attack designed to look like a hate crime as dealing a potentially...More
    The case against Jussie Smollett could do more lead to a conviction for the "Empire" star _ some experts see the allegations he orchestrated an attack designed to look like a hate crime as dealing a potentially fatal blow to his career.More
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