Politics

Snitch: FBI's use of informants as old as the…

Snitches and spies: The FBI's use of gov't informants is as much a part of the agency's 110 years of history as J Edgar Hoover or its '10 Most Wanted' list

Trump To Meet With South Korean Counterpart At…

South Korea's president will reportedly use Tuesday's talk to reassure Trump that a diplomatic deal can be reached with North Korea.

CNN: FBI Asks Mo. Lawmakers About Coercive…

CNN says Missouri lawmakers are getting questions from the FBI about associates of the state's embattled governor bribing or threatening them.

Congress nears dismantling of post-crisis bank rules

Congress is moving to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks to prevent a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis that brought millions of lost jobs and foreclosed homes. The House was to approve legislation to roll back the Dodd-Frank law.

APNewsbreak: Pentagon adopts new cellphone…

APNewsBreak: The Defense Department has approved new restrictions for the use of mobile phones and some other electronic devices in the Pentagon where classified information is present or discussed

Poland And Its Ever-changing Political Landscape

Poland's latest confrontation with its political values is not the first time the country has faced a crossroads.

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WH: Leaders In Congress To See Classified Info On…

After the president met with the deputy attorney general and the FBI director, the White House said some in Congress will get the info they asked for.

US and China work on ZTE rescue; Mnuchin denies…

US and China negotiating to ease sanctions on ZTE; Mnuchin denies any quid pro quo

Women look to make mark on male-dominated…

Women are looking to make their mark in the burgeoning cannabis business.

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For…

Sanders made the announcement in a series of tweets Monday morning.

Moon Jae-in's Next Big Job Is Convincing Trump To…

South Korean President Moon Jae-in's visit to D.C. comes as tensions between the U.S. and North Korea are threatening to flare up again.

The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

Trump fundraiser, senior adviser to a UAE crown prince ran a secretive campaign, trading lobbying against Qatar for defense contracts

Navarro clashes with State Department over UAE…

After striking a delicate deal with the UAE on rules for airline competition, the Trump administration went to war with itself about what it actually said

Gina Haspel Officially Becomes The First Woman To…

Haspel was sworn in Monday after facing controversy over her role in the agency's past interrogation practices.

Pompeo Threatens Iran With 'Strongest Sanctions…

During a speech at The Heritage Foundation Monday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called for a stronger nuclear deal with Iran.

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Michigan OKs tax incentives for Detroit projects, Amazon

Michigan's economic development board has awarded $618 million in tax incentives for a development project in Detroit that includes a 58-story building on the site of the iconic former J.L. Hudson department store

EPA blocks some media from summit, then reverses…

EPA blocks some media from Pruitt summit, then reverses course

DOJ Says Watchdog Will Look Into Trump Campaign…

The announcement came after Trump said he planned to order an investigation into whether his campaign was spied on "for political purposes."

A look at bill to ease bank rules nearing Congress passage

A look at bill to ease bank rules nearing Congress passage

5-Star Movement defends Italian premier candidate…

The 5-Star Movement is defending its premier candidate against reports that he padded his resume with elite international universities

The Latest: Dallas voter backs Valdez with some 'hesitation'

A 58-year-old legal secretary says she cast her vote for Lupe Valdez in the Democratic runoff for Texas governor, albeit with some "hesitation."

Trump suggests summit with NKorea's Kim could be…

President Donald Trump is suggesting that a planned historic meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un could be delayed, saying the summit "may not work out for June 12."

Sen. Hatch dismisses talk of becoming Australia ambassador

U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch's staff says the retiring Republican lawmaker has no plans to become the ambassador in Australia despite recent speculation

DHS secretary says she's unaware Russia wanted…

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says she is unaware of intelligence concluding that Russia favored Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election

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Lawmakers to pick successor to disgraced attorney general

The New York state Legislature plans to hold a joint session to vote for the temporary successor to fill the attorney general's position left vacant when Eric Schneiderman resigned earlier this month

Trump appeals again to delay 'Apprentice…

President Donald Trump wants New York's highest court to delay a defamation suit filed by a former 'Apprentice' contestant who accused him of unwanted groping and kissing.

The Latest: Conservatives want 2nd special…

Conservative House Republicans are demanding a new special counsel to investigate charges of misconduct at the Justice Department and FBI over the Russia probe