Politics

Elephants officially banned from circuses in New York

Elephants officially banned from circuses in New York

The circus is over for elephants in New York State.
North Korea vows to unleash 'unimaginable' nuclear strike on U.S.

North Korea vows to unleash 'unimaginable' nuclear strike on U.S.

North Korea issued another threat of nuclear annihilation against the U.S., vowing to unleash an “unimaginable strike."
Ryan’s friends flee as frustration with Trump grows

Ryan’s friends flee as frustration with Trump grows

A flurry of House GOP retirements could make the speaker's job even harder.
Senate Republicans Block Measure To Protect Arctic Wildlife Refuge From Oil Drilling

Senate Republicans Block Measure To Protect Arctic Wildlife Refuge From Oil Drilling

“The notion that we, tonight, after 60-plus years, would give up what is a biologically important area ... for what? For oil we don’t need?”
Judge won't wipe out guilty verdict for Arpaio

Judge won't wipe out guilty verdict for Arpaio

Trump pardon ends criminal case but can't 'revise historical facts,' court says.
Bush blasts bigotry and white supremacy

Bush blasts bigotry and white supremacy

The former president rejected nativism and warned of a "crisis in confidence."
George W. Bush slams Trumpism, without mentioning president by name

George W. Bush slams Trumpism, without mentioning president by name

'Bigotry seems emboldened. Our politics seems more vulnerable to conspiracy theories and outright fabrication,' Bush declared.
Bush Ethics Chief: Trump Has 'No Empathy' For Fallen Soldiers' Families

Bush Ethics Chief: Trump Has 'No Empathy' For Fallen Soldiers' Families

"He stayed home during Vietnam with his sore foot or whatever it was," said Richard Painter.

Donald Trump told The Wall Street Journal in 1987 he sold 'all' his stocks before the crash

"I sold all my stock over the last month," Trump told the Wall Street Journal on Oct. 20, 1987.
Florida Democrat Wilson no friend of veterans, vote record shows

Florida Democrat Wilson no friend of veterans, vote record shows

The Florida Democrat who criticized President Donald Trump this week for being "insensitive" toward the widow of a U.S. soldier slain in Africa might be facing similar criticism herself.It turns out
Anthony Weiner laptop had 2,800 gov't documents from Huma Abedin: Report

Anthony Weiner laptop had 2,800 gov't documents from Huma Abedin: Report

The FBI reportedly found 2,800 government documents on disgraced former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner's personal laptop computer that were related to his estranged wife's work as Hillary Clinton's deputy
Senate Candidate Roy Moore Says NFL Protesters Are Breaking the Law

Senate Candidate Roy Moore Says NFL Protesters Are Breaking the Law

'If we don’t respect the law, what kind of country are we going to have?'