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Trump eyes White House overhaul, outside lawyers…

President Donald Trump is considering overhauling his White House staff and bringing back top campaign strategists

President Trump returns to DC facing political…

Politico senior investigative reporter Josh Meyer provides insight

Sec. John Kelly Calls Leaking 'Borderline' Treason

He was in an interview on NBC's "Meet the Press" discussing the leaked photos of the Manchester bombing.

Jared Kushner Reportedly Wanted Secret Line Of…

The Washington Post says Jared Kushner asked to establish underground communication with the Russians during the presidential transition.

Texas 'bathroom bill' fading as legislative session wraps up

Texas' legislative session is winding down with an all but dead "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people and negotiations to salvage it at a standstill

Correction: Trump-Budget-Arctic Refuge-Q&A…

Correction: Trump-Budget-Arctic Refuge-Q&A CORRECTIVE story

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Eric Shawn reports: Merkel's message to President…

Amb. John Bolton on the repercussions from the President's trip

Chinese Planes Just Got Too Close For Comfort…

The U.S. Navy says Chinese military jets have been coming too close for comfort lately. And historically, that's a cause for concern.

The Trump Administration Travel Ban Is Headed To…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the administration "strongly disagrees" with a federal appeals court in Virginia that blocked the ban.

Texas OKs upping combative board of ed's textbook veto power

The Texas Legislature has approved giving the state's often-combative Board of Education broader veto power over textbooks used across the state

Kushner's Russia ties questioned as Trump cites…

Congressional Democrats demand to hear directly from top White House adviser Jared Kushner over allegations of proposed secret back-channel communications with Russia

When reporters get roughed up

Montana incident: Some pundits blame Trump

Gianforte Wins Montana Special Election Despite…

The Republican candidate won a seat in the House of Representatives.

Biden says New Jersey race is country's most important

Former Vice President Joe Biden has lent his support to New Jersey's Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy at an appearance with the Democratic gubernatorial front-runner.

US official mulling greatly expanded airplane…

Homeland Security secretary says he's considering banning laptops from the passenger cabins of all international flights into and out of the United States.

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Leaks undermine White House

Was Jared Kushner story fair?

The Latest: Proposed laptop ban on flights may expand

Homeland Security secretary says he's considering banning laptops from the passenger cabins of all international flights into and out of the United States.

The Latest: DHS sec'y 'wouldn't criticize' Russia…

The Latest: DHS secretary Kelly says back channels of communication with Russia are a 'good thing'

Jared Kushner in media glare

NBC, Washington Post cite FBI probe

Texas passes softened voter ID law after judge finds bias

Texas lawmakers have approved a new voter ID law to replace one a federal judge struck down as intentionally discriminatory

'Mad Dog' Mattis sleeps well, keeps others awake

Pentagon chief 'Mad Dog' Mattis, veteran of the military's toughest commands, says he keeps others awake, not the other way around

Rep. Stewart: Russia probe diverts from other…

Member of the House Intelligence Committee weighs in on 'Sunday Morning Futures'

New lawsuit accuses imprisoned former speaker of sex assault

An Illinois man accuses Dennis Hastert in a new lawsuit of sexually assaulting him when he was a fourth-grader, at least the fifth such allegation against the former House speaker who will soon be released from prison in a hush-money case

New York senators' scandal highlights vast…

Few state legislatures have a bonus system as extensive as the one in New York's state senate.

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Rep. Brady confident in Senate's actions on…

House Ways and Means Committee chairman weighs in on 'Sunday Morning Futures'

Wisconsin Democrats view Republican Gov. Walker…

Wisconsin Democrats say they are increasingly optimistic about their chances of knocking of Republican Gov. Scott Walker, even though a top-tier candidate has yet to emerge and they're still recovering from a devastating 2016 election

Once an unlikely candidate, Iowa's governor…

Gov. Kim Reynolds acknowledges growing more comfortable with her ascent to Iowa's job following her mentor's appointment as U.S. ambassador to China