Republican lawmakers in six states have pushed this year for legal protections for motorists who hit protesters blocking traffic. Fairly or not, they're facing an intense backlash now that violent images of a...
President Donald Trump won't say whether he plans to keep Steve Bannon, a top adviser and key campaign strategist, in the White House.
"We'll see what happens with Mr. Bannon," Trump said at an impromptu...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 05:00 PM EDT
Trump Responds to Confederate Statues Being Torn Down
Protesters will face felony charges for toppling a nearly century-old Confederate statue in front of a North Carolina government building, the sheriff said Tuesday.
Law enforcement officers took video throughout...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 02:45 PM EDT
If Trump Cuts Obamacare Subsidies, Premiums Will Spike: CBO
The Congressional Budget Office says Obamacare premiums will increase by 20 percent next year and by 25 percent in 2020 — if President Donald Trump ends key federal subsidies to the program.
The CBO report...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 02:19 PM EDT
Analysis: To Launch or Not? Either Way, North Korea May Gain
If, after all the fanfare, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un doesn’t actually launch missiles toward Guam, many may write the whole episode off as another of the North’s seemingly endless bluffs. But from...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 11:09 AM EDT
Hillary Clinton's Pastor Plagiarized Prayer at Heart of Book
Hillary Clinton's pastor has acknowledged he plagiarized part of the prayer commentary he sent her the day after she lost the presidential election, a devotional that is at the heart of a book he published...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 10:15 AM EDT
After Charlottesville, Cuomo Seeks Hate Crime Law for Riots
Combative and insistent, President Donald Trump declared anew Tuesday "there is blame on both sides" for the deadly violence last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, appearing to once again equate the actions...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 10:02 AM EDT
Anniversary of DACA Protections Marked by Fear of Its End
Immigrant rights groups and allies are marking the fifth anniversary of protections for young immigrants with rallies and demonstrations Tuesday, as the future of an Obama-era program remains uncertain under the...