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Weekly Primer: Democrats Press Trump DOJ Official On Citizenship Question

Democratic lawmakers had a chance to air their concerns about the addition of a citizenship question to the U.S. Census...

Trump At Haspel Swear-In: ‘No One In Country Better Qualified’ To Lead CIA

LANGLEY, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump praised new CIA Director Gina Haspel at her swearing-in ceremony Monday, saying there...

Judge Dismisses Ex-Fox Host Tantaros’ Suit Alleging Surveillance, Harassment

Just more than a year later, former Fox News host Andrea Tantaros’ lawsuit against the network, in which she alleged...

Fox News Host: Obama’s DOJ, FBI, IRS, CIA All ‘Trying To Take Down’ Trump

Fox News host Maria Bartiromo supported President Donald Trump’s accusation of the Obama administration spying on his campaign Monday, saying...

WH Still Trying To Prove Trump Only Meant MS-13 Members Are ‘Animals’

Tripling down on its efforts to prove that President Donald Trump was only referring to members of the MS-13 gang...

Border Agent Questions Two Women For Speaking Spanish At MT Gas Station

HAVRE, Mont. (AP) — A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent questioned two women for speaking Spanish in line at...

Michael Cohen Resurfaces: ‘The Truth Will Come Out’

President Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen beat the fake news drum on Monday, bemoaning the veracity of news reports and...

Bernie Sanders Announces Vermont Senate Re-Election Bid

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Independent U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont says he’s running for re-election this fall. Sanders’ campaign...

Yates: Trump Taking ‘All-Out Assault On The Rule Of Law To A New Level’

Former acting U.S. Attorney General Sally Yates weighed in Monday on President Donald Trump’s accusation that the Obama-era Department of...

Supreme Court Rules Employers Can Bar Workers From Class Action Lawsuits

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says employers can prohibit their workers from banding together to complain about pay and...

Scott Pruitt’s Regulation Rollbacks Hit Legal, Procedural Potholes

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, whose aggressive relaxing of environmental regulations has seemingly trumped his bevy of ethical quandaries in the...

RNC Paid Half Million In Legal Fees For Hope Hicks, Others In Russia Probe

The Republican National Committee has paid more than a half million dollars in legal fees for President Trump aides like...

Houston Police Chief Slams Lawmakers’ Inaction On Guns, Empty Condolences

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said that lawmakers are ignoring the will of the “vast majority” of the American people...

Trump Concerned North Korea Summit Could Evolve Into An Embarrassment

President Donald Trump is becoming increasingly concerned that his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un could evolve into a...

Details Still Foggy About Police Response To Texas School Shooting

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Santa Fe High School had conducted active shooter drills, armed police officers patrolled the hallways and...

Toxic Gas Plume Adds To Hawaii’s Problems

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass billowed into the sky over Hawaii...

Arrested Trump Protestors Have Their Day In Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — When police arrested more than 200 anti-Trump protesters on Inauguration Day 2017, it touched off a long-term...

Trump To Attend Haspel’s Swearing-In

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is attending the swearing-in of the CIA’s first female director. The ceremony for Gina...

Will National Democrats’ Top Primary Headache Win The Nomination Tuesday?

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has gone public in attacking just one Democratic candidate this election. On Tuesday, they’ll find...

How Trump’s New Deep State Conspiracy Theory Emerged From The Fever Swamps

If there’s a dark conspiracy theory circulating about Deep State efforts to undermine Donald Trump, it’s a safe bet that...