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The Latest: VP Pence greets troops in Ireland

Vice President Mike Pence is greeting US soldiers at Shannon Airport in Ireland hours after the federal government shutdown

Government shuts down after Senate vote fails

The federal government shut down at midnight Friday as senators continued to scramble to reach a deal to fund the government. CNN's Phil Mattingly reports.

California bullet train cost hiked by billions of…

New reports reveal California’s bullet train construction project is costing $2.8 billion more than anticipated. What’s happening now and what it could mean in the future.

Sen. Menendez Could Be Facing Another Corruption…

New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez could face another corruption trial after his first trial ended with a deadlocked jury.

March For Life Draws Thousands To National Mall

President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan addressed demonstrators marching against abortion.

US government shuts down as partisan blame game…

Bitterly divided Congress fails to stave off government shutdown

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Government Shutdown: What's closed, who is…

Government Shutdown: What's closed, who is affected?

Sen. Schumer's message to the President

Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks after the Senate fails to pass a deal to fund the government.

President Trump's first year in office: A look…

January 20, 2018 marks the one year anniversary of President Trump taking office. Here is a look back at the ups and downs of 365 days unlike any other in American politics.

FBI May Be Investigating A Connection Between…

Russian banker Alexander Torshin may have illegally funneled money through the NRA to Trump's presidential campaign.

Schumer Meets With Trump On Funding Deal As Feds…

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer met with the president Friday to hash out a deal and avoid a government shutdown.

Shutdown is first since 2013, but not exceptional

Shutdown is first since 2013, but not exceptional

AP Explains: Congress has shut down the govt. Now…

AP Explains: Congress has shut down the govt. Now what?

McConnell to Dems: What did you accomplish?

Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks on the Senate floor moments after the government shutdown.

President Trump makes history at 45th March for…

How President Trump made history at the 45th annual March for Life and how the annual gathering got started.

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President Trump Made A Special Appearance At…

The president said via video satellite his administration would always defend what he called the right to life.

SCOTUS Will Hear Objections To Trump's Travel Ban

The Supreme Court will finally decide whether President Trump's efforts to block travel from six Muslim-majority countries are legal.

Senate roll vote on bill to prevent government shutdown

Senate Roll Vote: Legislation to fund the federal government through Feb. 16

Trump travel ban to get day in Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries

Then and now: Trump on government shutdowns

President Donald Trump says Democrats are to blame if there is a government shutdown, in 2013 he sounded very different.

Mulvaney shuts down Acosta over 'Schumer shutdown…

Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney scolds CNN's Jim Acosta during White House briefing on the looming government shutdown.

Trump Reportedly Changes His Travel Plans As…

A senior White House official told CNN it wouldn't look good if Trump was at his Mar-a-Lago resort during a government shutdown.

The US Embassy's Move To Jerusalem May Come…

Officials told The New York Times that moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem could happen as soon as 2019.

A year later, Trump bends, but doesn't break…

Trump bends, but doesn't break, ways of Washington during his first year in office

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US competitive warfighting edge has slipped, says…

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is laying out a broad new defense strategy, and he's warning that all aspects of the military's competitive warfighting edge have eroded

Graham: We can't let this continue to fester

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) speaks to the press during the potential government shutdown.

Chris Wallace: A government shutdown 'could last…

'Fox News Sunday' anchor weighs in on the shutdown showdown and latest negotiations to fund the government.