Politics

Mixed signals sent on fate of tax bill's health…

Two of President Donald Trump's top economic advisers are sending mixed signals on the fate of a health care provision in the Senate version of major tax-cut legislation.

Alabama newspaper endorses Democrat in Senate race

The Birmingham News comes out strongly against candidate Roy Moore.

Lawmakers Are Working To Ban 'Hush Money' Tax…

The current U.S. tax code allows businesses to write off sexual misconduct-related settlements as "ordinary and necessary" expenses.

Not Invited To The Trump Wedding? You Can Still…

A piece of wedding cake from Donald and Melanie Trump's 2005 wedding is being auctioned off.

Trump Pauses The Decision On Importing African…

This week, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service confirmed plans to reverse a ban on importing elephant hunting trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia.

Trump says he should have left UCLA players in…

After UCLA player's father minimized President Donald Trump's involvement in winning players' release from China, Trump tweets, "I should have left them in jail!"

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Nebraska to announce decision on Keystone XL…

Nebraska regulators will decide Monday whether to approve an in-state route for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline

New look at Clinton sex probes

Some liberals say he got a pass.

White House Asks For Billions In Cuts To Offset…

The White House wants Congress to approve $44 billion for hurricane aid, but it's conscious of increasing the national debt.

How Much Power Does The Senate Ethics Committee…

A Senate ethics committee investigation could be the first step in kicking a senator out of office — but that's pretty rare.

Some Alabamians won't quit Moore because he never…

Roy Moore's staunchest supporters say they won't quit him in the Alabama Senate rate because he never quit them

Treasury chief a Bond villain? Mnuchin OK with…

The treasury secretary says he had no idea that a photo of him and his wife posing with a sheet of newly printed money would go viral, and Steven Mnuchin says he's not bothered that some commentators suggested the pair looked like James Bond villains.

Media condemn Franken groping

Radio host reveals unwanted kissing.

Senators Say Kushner Isn't Being Forthcoming In…

The Senate Judiciary Committee says Jared Kushner hasn't provided all the requested documents about Russian interference in the 2016 election.

Sen. Bob Menendez Now Faces A Senate Ethics…

Just hours after a mistrial was announced, the Senate Ethics Committee said it will resume its investigation of the embattled senator.

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EU official backs Spain in fight against Catalan…

The European Commission's president says that Catalonia's secessionist push is nothing short of a "disaster" that the European Union will work to impede in support of a unified Spain

LaToya Cantrell becomes New Orleans' 1st woman…

It's a historic election night in New Orleans, where voters have elected the first woman mayor and the first member of the Vietnamese community to serve on the City Council

Media turn against Roy Moore

As more accusers talk to press.

Taxpayers Are Footing The Bill For Congressional…

Outside of Congress, taxpayers may also be footing the bill for businesses' sexual harassment-related settlements.

Members Of Congress Want An Ethics Investigation…

Including Franken himself.

Shootings by officers, other Kansas cases cloaked in secrecy

Some Kansas police departments do not identify officers involved in fatal shootings, and body camera footage from the incidents may never become public

Secret Service apprehends attempted White House…

The U.S. Secret Service says an individual has been taken into custody after attempting to jump a security barrier on the Pennsylvania Avenue side of the White House

Eric Trump: Russia story is a total sham, total…

President's son speaks out on 'Sunday Morning Futures.'

Roy Moore Says Sen. Mitch McConnell Needs To…

The U.S. Senate candidate's religious supporters from across the country targeted accusers, the media and establishment politicians.

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Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authority

It's hard to overstate how thoroughly the U.S. military has prepared for doomsday _ the day nuclear bombs zero in on America _ but some worry about the potential for deadlocked decision-making in an actual nuclear crisis

SNL Rips an Alum

The sexual harassment allegations wracking virtually every segment of society predictably surfaced on the latest episode of Saturday Night Live, but the New York Times notes that the man currently in the crosshairs made the show's approach "especially delicate." The show pulled no punches in the case of Al Franken,...

Rep. Darrell Issa outlines problems with GOP tax…

California congressman shares his perspective on 'Sunday Morning Futures.'