President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a resolution condemning white supremacists and hate groups, hours after reviving his assertion that there were "bad dudes" among the people who assembled to oppose a...
Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 02:12 PM EDT
US Weighs Sanctions Relief While Bemoaning Iran's Behavior
The Trump administration is poised to extend sanctions relief to Iran, avoiding imminent action that could implode the landmark 2015 nuclear deal, even as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Thursday accused...
Medicare cards are getting a makeover to fight identity theft.
No more Social Security numbers plastered on the card. Next April, Medicare will begin mailing every beneficiary a new card with a unique new...
Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 11:21 AM EDT
Mattis' Message: US Is Not Intimidated by North Korea
He inspected a mock-up nuclear warhead, but there was no Kim Jong Un lookalike posing for photographs. He chatted with nuclear missile launch officers in their underground command post, but there was no talk of...
Police are looking for vandals who dumped blue paint over the iconic "Charging Bull" statue on Wall Street.
Authorities say the paint was noticed on the bull's head at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday. A sash was...
Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 06:33 AM EDT
Teen Girl Weiner Sexted Wanted to Affect Election: Lawyers
Disgraced former New York congressman Anthony Weiner is no predator and should be spared from prison at his sentencing for sexting with a 15-year-old North Carolina girl who dreamed about affecting the U.S....
Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 at 05:17 PM EDT
Sanders on Jemele Hill's Tweets: 'Fireable Offense'
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders condemned ESPN sportscaster Jemele Hill's tweets calling President Trump a white supremacist at a press briefing Wednesday, calling them a "fireable...
Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 at 03:38 PM EDT
DHS Tells Feds to Ditch Software From Russia-Linked Lab
Federal agencies have been ordered to stop using software made by Kaspersky Lab because of concerns about the company’s ties to Russian intelligence.
The Department of Homeland Security said Wednesday that...
Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 07:03 PM EDT
Deal or No Deal? Trump Sends Mixed Signals on DACA Plan
The fate of 800,000 young immigrants hung in the balance Thursday as top lawmakers, White House officials and President Donald Trump himself squabbled over whether an agreement had been struck to protect them —...
Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 at 01:26 PM EDT
FEMA Nominee Drops Out After False Records Questions
President Donald Trump's nominee for the No. 2 spot at the Federal Emergency Management Agency withdrew from consideration on Wednesday after NBC News raised questions about a federal investigation that found he...