Politics

As war in Afghanistan drags on, Russia resurrects…

As America's effort to end 16 years of war in Afghanistan yields little progress, Russia is resurrecting its own interest in the "graveyard of empires."

Expert: Russia meddling in US politics

Cybersecurity experts told a Senate Intelligence Committee panel that Russian interference with American politics did not stop after the election, and prominent Republicans have been targeted by coordinated social media attacks. CNN's Phil Mattingly reports.

North Carolina passes bill to roll back 'bathroom…

State's general assembly votes to undo controversial law

Hawaii Judge Extends Restraining Order Against…

U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson granted a motion by the state of Hawaii to convert the temporary restraining order into a preliminary injunction.

Florida Congresswoman Wants White House To Pay…

A Florida congresswoman wants the White House to pay for some of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago trips or stay out. Jose Sepulveda(@josesepulvedatv) has more.

Department Of Energy Might Stop Talking About…

A Politico report says one Energy Department official asked his staff not to use phrases related to climate change.

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Kansas House advances tougher amusement ride law

A Kansas House member whose 10-year-old son died last summer on a water park slide spoke to his colleagues on the subject for the first time Thursday shortly before they voted unanimously to strengthen inspection rules for amusement rides

As GOP schism grows, Trump attacks fellow…

President Donald Trump is turning on members of his own party in the aftermath of his failed push to repeal and replace Obamacare

Where beauty queens meet live rattlesnakes

Another side of America: Inside one of the world's largest rattlesnake round-ups, an old, but controversial west Texas tradition.

Freedom Caucus member glad to have the…

Rep. Mo Brooks says his group is willing to fight in the battle over health care reform on 'America's News HQ'

Senate Intel Committee Presents United Front On…

Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner vowed to probe Russia's interference in the U.S. election "wherever the intelligence leads it."

Two 'Bridgegate' Officials Are Heading To Prison

Two former New Jersey officials will serve time in prison for orchestrating lane closures that led to a dayslong traffic jam in 2013.

Candidates: Gubernatorial front-runner violated…

A New Jersey gubernatorial candidate says the front-runner in the race should be punished for setting up political groups before officially entering the contest

Congress lets states block some Planned…

The Senate has voted to let states block federal family planning money from going to Planned Parenthood affiliates and other abortion providers

Rep. Schiff: Profound concern over documents

Rep. Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, says he has profound concerns over how materials are being provided to the committee and has asked the White House for their assistance in the matter.

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Spicer: Trump's Freedom Caucus tweet speaks for…

White House press secretary addresses division within GOP, media's focus on process instead of substance

The Fight To Repeal Obamacare Might Not Be Over

Some House Republicans are reportedly reviving negotiations to repeal the Obama-era legislation.

Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare For All' Health Care…

Also known as single-payer health care, the plan would expand the safety net for people over 65 to all Americans.

White House tells Russia probers: Come see intel…

The Trump administration invites lawmakers from both parties to view classified material it says relates to surveillance of the president's associates

Shutdown? GOP says no as it tries to save Trump…

President Donald Trump and Republican leaders are trying to salvage priorities like his wall along the Mexico border and immediate increases in defense spending without stumbling into a politically toxic government shutdown in another month

'An Inconvenient Truth' sequel takes on Trump

Environmentalist and former Vice President Al Gore is back in "An Inconvenient Sequel." This time his sights are set on President Donald Trump.

Press questions Trumps deal-making skills

Bias Bash: Justin Duckham on the medias questioning if President Trump can cut a deal with congress when it comes to tax reform

White House Staff Also Plans To Skip The…

The staff says the decision not to attend is in "solidarity" with President Donald Trump, who said in February he won't be there.

Government Watchdog Agrees To Look Into Trump's…

The Government Accountability Office decided to look into Trump's trips to the Florida resort in response to a request from Democratic lawmakers.

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Feds pull student aid tool after potential data breach

Families applying for federal student aid are facing extra hurdles this year after a potential data breach led federal officials to remove an online tool that smoothed the process

2 Senate Dems to vote for Trump's Supreme Court…

Two Senate Democrats facing tough re-elections next year in Republican states said Thursday they would vote for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee as another colleague warned of the political risks in voting to block Judge Neil Gorsuch

Report claims White House gave Nunes info

The New York Times reported that two White House officials played a role in providing House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes the intelligence he received at the White House, a report Spicer would neither confirm nor deny.