Former FBI Director James Comey will testify in open session before one of the legislative committees investigating possible collusion between President Donald Trump and Russia, committee leaders announced...
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 07:31 PM EDT
Alabama's GOP Approves New Maps; Dems Vow Repeat Court Fight
Alabama's GOP-controlled legislature sent new legislative maps to the governor on Friday, with only hours left in a rancorous session that boiled over when one white Republican shared an email comparing state...
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 06:31 PM EDT
Senior WH Adviser Is 'Person of Interest' in Probe: Report
A senior White House adviser has been singled out as a “significant person of interest” in the federal law enforcement probe of possible coordination between the Trump campaign and Russia.
A report published...
Alabama lawmakers approved sweeping protections for Confederate monuments, names and other historic memorials on Friday, even as politicians elsewhere rethink the appropriateness of keeping such emblems on...
NAACP President Cornell William Brooks will not be returning as the leader of the nation's oldest civil rights organization after his contract expires this summer, officials said Friday.
Brooks has been the...
Amid ongoing investigations by the FBI and House and Senate intelligence committees, what exactly does the appointment of a special counsel mean? Here are answers to some questions that readers may have.
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 03:51 PM EDT
Trump Attorney Didn't Want Him to Sign Financial Disclosure
President Donald Trump's attorneys initially wanted him to submit an updated financial disclosure without certifying the information as true, according to correspondence with the Office of Government Ethics.
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 01:24 PM EDT
Deputy AG Stands by Memo Used to Justify Comey Firing
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told Congress he stands by a memo he wrote that the White House has cited as a justification for the firing last week of FBI Director James Comey. But he said he had no...
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 11:23 AM EDT
Russians Increasingly Indifferent to Trump, US Turmoil
While their country has become a daily source of headlines and political intrigue in the United States, most Russians are watching the drama over President Donald Trump's relationship with Moscow with resignati...
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 04:25 PM EDT
Chicago's Whimsical Pothole Artist Gets Political With 'Liar' Mosaic
A Chicago artist known for filling city potholes with his colorful and sometimes comical mosaics has now left a political message at the president's doorstep.
A mosaic of a Russian flag, with “LIAR” spelled out...