National Politics

Trump threatens another shutdown as budget battle heats up

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President Donald Trump has warned Congress that he will never sign another foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus government-wide spending bill like the one he did in March. His...Read more

S. Korea: Kim commits to summit with Trump, denuclearization

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South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un committed in their surprise meeting to sitting down with President Donald Trump and...Read more

Sarah Palin's son seeks to bar media in assault proceedings

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The eldest son of former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is seeking to bar the media from covering court hearings.Read more

Face the State with Scott Light | May 27, 2018

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This week: Women in politicsRead more

Emails show cooperation among EPA, climate-change deniers

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John Konkus, EPA's deputy associate administrator for public affairs, repeatedly reached out to senior staffers at the Heartland Institute, according to the emails.Read more

Trump breathes new life into North Korea summit

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The president said it was even possible the summit could take place on the originally planned June 12 date.Read more

Trump cancels summit, citing 'open hostility' by North Korea

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President Trump has canceled a June 12 summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, citing 'tremendous anger and open hostility' in a recent statement.Read more

Trump praises NFL policy banning kneeling for national anthem

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The policy forbids players from sitting or taking a knee on the field during the anthem but allows them to stay in the locker room.Read more

Source: Jared Kushner granted security clearance

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Kushner, who serves as a senior adviser on the Middle East and other issues, was among many White House advisers who had been operating without approval for full...Read more

California's West Hollywood declares 'Stormy Daniels Day'

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It's "Stormy Daniels Day" in West Hollywood, California.Read more

Judge: President can't block critics on Twitter

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Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan issued the written decision Wednesday.Read more

Twitter to add special labels to political candidates in US

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Twitter says it's adding special labels to tweets from some U.S. political candidates ahead of this year's midterm elections.Read more

Georgia Democrat challenges racial barrier in governor race

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Stacey Abrams set new historical marks with a primary victory Tuesday that made her the first black nominee and first female nominee for governor of either majority...Read more

Lesley Stahl: Trump admitted mission to "discredit" press

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CBS "60 Minutes" correspondent Lesley Stahl has revealed a candid remark made to her by then-presidential candidate Donald Trump in 2016.Read more

Federal board recommends seatbelts on all new school buses

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The National Transportation Safety Board approved the lap-shoulder seatbelt recommendation Tuesday in Washington.Read more

President Trump appeals again to delay 'Apprentice' contestant's suit

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President Donald Trump wants New York's highest court to delay a defamation suit filed by Summer Zervos.Read more