President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned Sen. John McCain that "I fight back" after McCain questioned "half-baked, spurious nationalism" in America's foreign policy.
McCain, a former Navy pilot who spent 5½...
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Trump Invokes Chief of Staff's Son in Fallen Soldier Dispute
President Donald Trump, asked Tuesday if he wanted to clarify his remark that his predecessors didn't call the families of military personnel killed in war, invoked his chief of staff, former Marine Gen. John...
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After ISIS Collapse, US Faces Other Extremism Threats
The imminent fall of the Islamic State's de facto capital leaves America a multitude of tasks to restore stability in the Middle East, starting with pockets of remaining ISIS resistance in Syria and Iraq.
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 10:34 AM EDT
Va. Governor's Race, Potential Referendum on Trump, Tightens
With Election Day quickly approaching, the race for Virginia governor is tightening, according to a new tracking poll by the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University.
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 06:07 AM EDT
Cochran's Illness Shows Risks to GOP Leaders of Aging Senate
Top Republicans coping with a razor-thin majority as they try pushing a partisan agenda through the Senate are running smack into another complication — the sheer age and health issues of some senators.
Reporters were seated in the White House briefing room awaiting an appearance by press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday when a call went out over a loudspeaker to head to the Rose Garden. There was no...
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NFL Players, Owners Hold 'Constructive' Talks on Issues
NFL players and owners held an unusual meeting Tuesday to discuss social issues, a session both sides termed positive and productive.
What was not discussed at any length was the divisive topic of the national...
When U.S. Sen. John McCain was a younger man, once or twice he was tasked with carrying Joe Biden's luggage.
On Monday, after Biden, the former U.S. vice president, awarded McCain with the National Constitution...
Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 09:42 PM EDT
Trump Joked That Pence Wants to 'Hang' Gays: Report
In a profile of Vice President Mike Pence published Monday in The New Yorker, Jane Mayer reported on a meeting among an unnamed legal scholar, President Donald Trump and Pence in which Trump joked that Pence...
Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 07:53 PM EDT
Florida Candidate: Aliens Took Me Aboard Their Ship at Age 7
A Florida candidate for Congress said Monday she stands by her claims she was abducted to an alien spaceship at age 7 but that the incident shouldn't detract from what she's done here on Earth since then.