National Politics

President, first lady to visit neonatal ICU at Wexner Medical Center Friday

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A White House official confirmed President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will visit the neonatal intensive care unit at Ohio State University's Wexner...Read more

First Lady warns of "destructive and harmful" impacts of social media at bullying summit

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Melania Trump is back promoting one of her major platform issues as the first lady.Read more

MTV launches new drive to get young people to vote

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MTV is launching its first-ever midterm election drive to encourage young people to register and vote, hoping fans make voting a communal effort with their friends.Read more

Stormy Daniels attorney visits New Hampshire as he considers 2020 bid

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Michael Avenatti is considering a 2020 presidential run against President Donald Trump.Read more

Rudy Giuliani on Russia probe: "Truth isn't truth"

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President Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani acknowledged Sunday that the 2016 Trump Tower meeting between top Trump campaign staff and a Russian lawyer "was originally for...Read more

Steve Bannon says GOP must rally behind Trump to survive

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Steve Bannon has a dire warning for Republicans.Read more

Trump says his White House counsel not a "RAT" like Nixon's

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President Donald Trump insisted Sunday that his White House counsel isn't a "RAT" like the Watergate-era White House attorney who turned on Richard NixonRead more

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

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Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats has died.Read more

Face the State with Scott Light | August 19, 2018

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This week: Political feuding, the race for governor and the power of politics.Read more

Pentagon delays Trump's veterans parade until at least 2019

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The Defense Department said Thursday that the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.Read more

US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

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The Boston Globe, which set the campaign in motion by urging the unified voice, had estimated that some 350 newspapers would participate.Read more

Trump yanks ex-CIA chief's clearance, hitting vocal critic

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President Donald Trump abruptly revoked the security clearance of ex-CIA Director John Brennan on Wednesday, an unprecedented act of retribution against a vocally...Read more

President Trump to headline Republican state dinner in Columbus

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Trump also will attend a fundraiser while he's in town for U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci, who's seeking to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown this fall.Read more

Christine Hallquist, transgender candidate, wins nomination for Vermont governor

Christine Hallquist, transgender candidate, wins nomination for Vermont governor

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Vermont made history Tuesday night, with Christine Hallquist, a transgender candidate, winning the Democratic primary in the race for governor.Read more

Turkey increases tariffs on some US goods, escalating feud

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Turkey said Wednesday it is increasing tariffs on imports of certain U.S. products, including rice, cars, alcohol and coal — escalating a feud with the United States...Read more

Pence calls for continued support of Republicans in Congress

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Vice President Mike Pence used a trip to Ohio on Tuesday to ask Americans for their support of Republican leaders who will bolster the Trump administration.Read more