Politics

Man opens fire at his Wisconsin office, 3…

Police: Gunman opens fire on co-workers at Wisconsin software company, seriously injuring 3 people and grazing another

Sen. Grassley Trying To Convince Kavanaugh…

The head of the Senate Judiciary Committee says he's willing to do whatever he can to make Christine Blasey Ford comfortable enough to testify.

Georgia state House primary voided over error; redo ordered

A Georgia judge has ordered a redo in a state House primary election where dozens cast their ballots in the wrong race

Kim, Moon head to North Korea's sacred volcano on…

On the final day of their summit, the Korean leaders are visiting a volcano considered sacred in the North

Can President Trump Control The Justice…

Some scholars say DOJ lawyers should put the rule of law above the president's interests. Others say the president has authority to micromanage.

Judge: US can't deny passport over refusing to…

A judge has ruled that U.S. officials cannot deny a passport application from an intersex Colorado resident based solely on a refusal to select male or female for gender

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How 65 women came to Kavanaugh's defense in…

Sixty-five women came to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's defense in matter of hours in a letter-writing campaign, and more than a dozen signers who've since spoken to The Associated Press or other media outlets are standing by their declaration.

Trump To Hill TV: 'I Don't Have An Attorney…

The President told Hill TV he's "not happy with numerous things" when it comes to Attorney General Jeff Sessions' performance.

DeWine, Cordray trade attacks over opioids in pointed debate

Ohio's major-party governor candidates kick off their first debate with pointed attacks involving the state's opioid crisis.

Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif freed after court…

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law have been released from a prison after a court suspended their sentences and granted bail pending appeal hearings

Kavanaugh Accuser Wants FBI To Investigate…

Christine Blasey Ford's attorney says it's too soon for her client to testify publicly about her allegations against Brett Kavanaugh.

Nevada detective fired after sex abuse charge in Utah

A veteran Nevada police detective has a been fired in the wake of his arrest on charges of sexually abusing a southern Utah teen he met on a social networking app geared toward gay and bisexual men

Ivanka Trump to help raise money for Senate…

'Dark Money' Groups Will Now Have To Reveal Their…

The Supreme Court agreed with a lower court's ruling that "dark money" groups must disclose their donors.

Judge sets Dec. 18 sentencing for Michael Flynn

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has a sentencing date

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2 patients drown as van swept into floodwaters

Two women who were being transported to a mental health facility drowned when a sheriff's department van was swept away in rising South Carolina floodwaters, according to authorities

Senate Committee Cancels Kavanaugh Vote Amid…

The Senate Judiciary Committee was scheduled to vote on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination Thursday.

Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by…

A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm won't help defend them

Police kill gunman who shot 4 in Pennsylvania…

A Pennsylvania police officer fired multiple shots killing a gunman who had injured four people when he opened fire in the lobby of a municipal building

Georgia To Keep Using Electronic Voting Machines…

The Senate Intelligence Committee said states should consider switching to paper ballots in March for a more secure election.

Federal agency says it lost track of 1,488…

Federal agency can't account for 1,488 migrant children placed in homes around the country

Singer Belinda hit for involvement in Mexican…

Authorities in Mexico say pop singer Belinda may have illegally interfered in the country's politics because she's a Spanish citizen and campaigned for President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador

Facebook Rolls Out New Political Campaign…

The program will make it easier for campaigns to report and detect threats.

Bredesen backs Senate vote if Kavanaugh accuser…

Tennessee Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen says the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault "has a very credible story."

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Owner of 3D-printed gun company accused of sex…

The owner of a Texas company that makes 3D-printed guns is wanted on an arrest warrant alleging that he had sex with an underage girl and paid her $500

Senate Passes Bipartisan Bill Tackling Opioid…

The Opioid Crisis Response Act includes provisions from over 70 U.S. senators.

UN backs anti-graft investigator in standoff with Guatemala

The U.N. secretary-general is rejecting a Guatemalan request to name a new head of a U.N. commission investigating corruption in the Central American nation