Politics

The Latest: Merkel wants maximum guarantees for…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she'd like to see the maximum possible guarantees for European Union citizens living in Britain but is leaving the details to the EU's Brexit negotiating team

Trump calls for 5-year welfare ban for new…

Leland Vittert reports from the White House

Russia Is Giving The US The Cold Shoulder

Russian officials canceled a meeting with their U.S. counterparts that was intended to smooth relations.

Acting FBI Head Gets More Comey, Russia Questions…

Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe wouldn't say whether President Donald Trump asked him to take an oath of loyalty.

Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter…

Senate Republicans have released their long-awaited bill dismantling much of Barack Obama's health care law

The Latest: 7 UK buildings found with combustible…

British Prime Minister Theresa May's office says combustible cladding has so far been found on seven high-rise blocks in England after tests ordered by the government

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How did voters feel about Trump's Iowa speech?

Lee Carter breaks down the numbers

Congressional Black Caucus Snubs An Invitation…

The Congressional Black Caucus is turning down an invitation to meet with President Trump. It doesn't feel the White House will listen to its input.

Obama Officials Worried Alarm Over Russian…

Former Obama official Jeh Johnson gave insight on why the administration waited so long to give details.

No tapes: Trump says he didn't record meetings…

President Donald Trump says he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with James Comey _ his fired FBI director

The Latest: Arrests at Capitol of health bill…

U.S. Capitol Police are arresting dozens of people who are protesting cuts to Medicaid in the Senate Republicans' health care bill

Do Dems still have a case for Russia collusion…

Former Obama campaign adviser David Tafuri weighs in

Republicans Hold On To Congressional Seat In…

It's a win for Republican Karen Handel — and for President Donald Trump.

Ex-detainees: Detention center's practices border…

People once held in a privately run Colorado immigration detention center are challenging the system used to keep it clean and maintained, arguing it borders on modern-day slavery

Trump's tease of possible Comey tapes fits…

Whether the tapes exist is a question that President Donald Trump is expected to answer this week, after a buildup of anticipation fueled by Trump himself

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Rep. Chaffetz weighs in on death threats against…

On 'Fox & Friends,' the congressman shares the unsettling threats he's received, says no action is rarely taken

Warmbier Death Pushes Potential Trump-Kim Meeting…

The day after Otto Warmbier's death, the White House said it hopes China can put more pressure on North Korea. But Trump, in a tweet, seems skeptical.

Pelosi defends leadership following special…

Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is defending her leadership in the face of grumbling from fellow House Democrats following a dispiriting defeat in a high-profile House special election

Trump publicly doubting that Russia meddled in…

President Donald Trump appeared to cast doubt on the assessment of 17 U.S. intelligence agencies that blame Russia for election meddling, questioning why the Obama administration didn't try to stop it

Michigan cop stabbed by man yelling 'Allahu Akbar'

Virginia congressman Scott Taylor weighs in on 'Fox & Friends'

Why Some Researchers Want The Trump Team To…

Researchers at Pew say they couldn't find a significant link between a higher rate of imprisonment and fewer drug problems.

Perry tells senators he did not write Trump energy budget

Senators from both parties are denouncing President Donald Trump's proposed energy budget, and even Trump's energy secretary is distancing himself from the plan

Census: US more diverse, white population grows…

The U.S. Census Bureau says the nation is aging and becoming more ethnically diverse

Kurtz: Dems depressed after Georgia loss

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on some Democrats like Chris Murphy claiming too much time is spent covering the Russia investigation and not enough time covering economics

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The Government Still Uses Floppy Disks — Trump…

To help overhaul outdated technology, various tech executives were invited to the White House for the American Technology Council's first meeting.

Americans and guns: It's complicated

A survey by the Pew Research Center shows Americans have grown more divided over gun issues

In Iowa, the president channels his inner…

President Donald Trump has traveled to the Midwest for a raucous rally with his loyal supporters _ the kind of event he relished before winning the White House