FEC Asks Trump To Stop Making 'Baseless…

FEC Chair Ellen Weintraub says the president's repeated allegations of voter fraud are damaging to democracy.

Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US…

President Donald Trump says his administration is a looking at a variety of tax cut proposals but not as a response to a potential recession

Groups Sue ICE Over 'Deplorable' Health Care In…

​The suit alleges ICE failed to provide adequate medical and mental health care in its facilities nationwide, among other things.

Australian court upholds sex abuse verdict of…

An Australian court has upheld convictions against Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children

White House Denies Payroll Tax Cut Plan Is In The…

The Washington Post and New York Times report that the White House is actively exploring a payroll tax cut to ward off economic downturn.

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Analysis: Arizona State, North Carolina to rely on frosh QBs

Analysis: College coaches aren't so hesitant anymore about relying on freshman quarterbacks early in season

President Trump Pivots On Gun Reform — Again

After saying he would look into background checks, the president seems to be turning his attention to mental health instead.

After Greenland Sale Rejected, Trump Cancels…

President Trump has called off a planned trip to Denmark because Prime Minster Mette Frederiksen has rejected the idea of selling him 98% of the kingdom's territory. After Trump confirmed that he had been considering a "large real estate deal" to make the semi-autonomous island part of the US, Frederiksen...

U.S. Extends North Korea Travel Ban For Another…

The ban, which went into effect in 2017, prevents Americans from using a U.S. passport to gain entry to North Korea.

Hearing set for case to force WV governor to live in capital

Can West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice be forced to live in the state capital? A persistent lawsuit seeking to do just that is heading back to court

Survey: 3 In 4 Economists Believe U.S. Will Enter…

The Trump administration says economists concerned about an impending recession are wrong and trying to hurt the president's reelection chances.

Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower before US…

Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower as investors await speech by the U.S. Fed chairman for outlook on rate cuts

Philadelphia Mayor Vows Action On Guns, But State…

Mayor Jim Kenney says if federal and state lawmakers won't pass gun restrictions, he will. But Pennsylvania law may stop him.

Outside money flows into race for Susan Collins…

National money is already flowing into Maine's 2020 Senate race, offering the latest indicator that incumbent Republican Susan Collins faces a stiff reelection fight

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How Withdrawing From Title X Would Affect Planned…

Planned Parenthood says it could pull out of the Title X program. Here's how that decision would affect the organization's patients.

Trump cancels Denmark visit because Greenland isn…

President Donald Trump says he's canceling an upcoming trip to Denmark because its prime minister isn't interested in selling Greenland to the U.S.

U.S. Will Continue Allowing Some Transactions…

The Trump administration placed Huawei on a trade blacklist earlier this year.

Trump: Any Jew voting Democratic is uninformed or…

President Donald Trump says any Jewish people who vote Democratic show "either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty."

Iranian Oil Tanker Leaves Gibraltar For Greece

The Adrian Darya 1 — formerly known as the Grace 1 — reportedly set sail for Greece Sunday evening.

Report: States Shouldn't Bank On Marijuana Tax…

A new report warns state lawmakers considering legalizing weed that tax revenue is unpredictable and to budget wisely.

Pompeo urges fresh thinking on Mideast, warns Iran

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says greater cooperation and "fresh thinking to solve old problems" are needed in the Middle East _ but he also warns that Iran and its proxies are continuing "to foment terror and unrest" in the region

Appeals Court Blocks Tough Asylum Rules — But…

The court issued a decision that allows tough asylum restrictions to apply — except in California and Arizona.

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Reality Check: Why your Top 25 team could tank in 2019

Reality Check: AP preseason Top 25 teams tank ever year. It's just a fact. Why your team could be in danger of being a disappointment in 2019

U.S. Issues Warrant To Seize Iranian Tanker Held…

Gibraltar's chief minister allowed the release of the tanker because he was "satisfied that the oil tanker is no longer heading for Syria."

Suspect in huge Capital One breach seeks release…

Lawyers for a transgender woman charged in a massive data breach at Capital One are asking for her to be released from federal custody, saying that for her to remain jailed with men is a serious threat to her mental health