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Beleaguered Nunes steps aside from House probe on Russia

The chairman of the House of Representatives intelligence committee said on Thursday he was temporarily stepping down from the panel's probe into allegations of Russian meddling in the U.S. presidential election while he answers ethics complaints filed against him.   Republican Devin...

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 12:05pm

Senate hearing on Russian ties to 2016 presidential election begins (live stream)

The Senate Intelligence Committee’s hearings on Russia’s involvement in the 2016 presidential election — and possible ties to President Donald Trump are underway.The first began Thursday morning and is set to include interviews with five witnesses, including former NSA director Gen. Keith Alexander...

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 10:34am

2016 Presidential Candidates: Where are they now?

After losing a presidential election, candidates oftenuse their high profile in a variety of ways. Some seek office in their home state, others appear ontalk shows, publish books or even join their former opponent's administration — in short, they remain in the public eye.Not so with the 2016...

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 7:16pm

DNC chairwoman admits to giving Clinton campaign debate topics

The former interim chairwoman for the Democratic National Committee has admitted to passing along topicstoHillary Clinton's staff in advance of a CNN town halldebate.Donna Brazilecalled it"a mistake I will forever regret," in an interview with ABC.Brazile also admitted to sending info to the...

Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 1:09pm

How can an undocumented immigrant become legal in the US?

Originally published March 6.For the estimated 11 million immigrants living in the United States illegally, a pathway to legal residency can be hard to come by, experts say.Even before President Donald Trump promised to ramp up deportations of undocumented immigrants, U.S. immigration law has...

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 2:36pm

Sessions recuses himself from Russian, campaign probes

Attorney General Jeff Sessions did not answer calls for his resignation Thursday, but said he would recuse himself from any investigations involving the 2016 presidential campaign, including dealings with Russia.Sessions called a news conference torespond to reports that he did not disclose two...

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 4:23pm

AG Jeff Sessions to respond after accusations on Russian contact [LIVE STREAM]

Democrats are calling for the resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, but President Donald Trump is standing by his man after accusations Sesssions misled Congress about meetings with Russian diplomats during his confirmation hearings.During his confirmation, Sessions did not mention two...

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 3:47pm

Rubio getting kicked out of office building due to protests

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio is getting kicked out of his office, literally.The owner of the Tampa office building where the Republican lawmaker and his staff operate their official office will not renew his lease, citing frequent, disruptive rallies by protestors, TampaBay.com reported.Rubio ran...

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 8:19pm

State should cover early voting costs: Auditor

Massachusetts cities and towns spent an estimated $720,000 to comply with the state’s new early voting law, and the state auditor says the government should be on the hook for the tab.When Massachusetts introduced early voting for the November general election, the state required all cities and...

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 5:24pm

Could Warren defeat Trump in 2020?

It is less than a month into President Donald Trump's first term, and Democrats are already losing the race against him in 2020.According to the latest Politico/Morning Consult poll, Democrats don't stand a chance against the incumbent in three years if Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren leads...

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 7:43am

Mass. governor keeps distance from Trump claims about voter fraud

As President Donald Trump and senior White House aides stand by assertions of widespread voting fraud in New Hampshire, Gov. Charlie Baker said Monday he could not judge the validity of claims that thousands of Massachusetts residents crossed the border to vote illegally."I don't know much about...

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 4:14pm

Kellyanne Conway committed violation with 'free commercial' for Ivanka Trump brand

Senior White House adviser KellyanneConwaycommitted a “clear violation” of ethics rules when she gaveIvankaTrump’s clothing line a "free commercial" on Fox News last week, the federal government's ethics officer said in a letter released Tuesday.“I recommend that the White House investigate Ms....

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 2:27pm

Trump tells GOP to 'go nuclear' on Gorsuch nomination

Just one day after President Donald Trump announced his Supreme Court pick, he's already plotting how Senate Republicans could get around a Democratic filibuster."If we end up with that gridlock I would say if you can … go nuclear," Trump told reporters Wednesday morning as he satwith groups...

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 11:19pm

Trump's voter fraud expert is registered in 3 states: AP

A man President Donald Trump promoted to identify voter fraud in the 2016 presidential election is a registered voter in three states, the The Associated Press found Monday.Gregg Phillips created a voter fraud reporting app, VoteStand, and claimed to find 3 million instances of illegal voting in...

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 7:18am

Protests on Trump's travel ban hit conservative communities too

Protests at airports in Chicago, New York and Boston may have grabbed the most headlines, but they weren't the only cities protesting President Donald Trump's travel ban on Saturday.Communities across the country stood up to protest the Jan. 27 executive order that discontinued the refugee program...

Monday, January 30, 2017 - 7:43pm

British citizens try to block Trump visit because it will 'embarrass' the queen

British Parliament is expected to debate a planned state visit by President Donald Trump, after more than 750,000 UK citizens signed a petition calling for its cancellation.The petition says that while Trump should be allowed into the country in his official capacity as U.S. president,"he should...

Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 4:51pm

Do you regret voting for Donald Trump? Don’t worry, you’re not alone

President Donald Trump has only been in office for one week, but some Americans who helped put him there are already withdrawing their support.They're taking to social media to express their concern, disappointment and fear as the president began making changes soon after he occupied the Oval...

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 2:59pm

Which states will get hit hardest by Obamacare repeal?

As promised, President Donald Trump issued an executive order Jan. 20, just hours after taking the oath of office, that began the process of appealing the Affordable Care Act.The signature health care legislation crafted by former President Barak Obama has helped more than 20 million Americans gain...

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 3:10pm

State Department's entire management team resigns: Report

The State Department's entire senior-level management team has been asked by the White House to step down just days into Donald Trump's presidency.As secretary of state nominee Rex Tillerson visited agency headquartersin Foggy Bottom in Washington on Wednesday, four top-level officials tendered...

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 12:08pm

Tiffany Trump registered to vote in 2 states: Report

Amid calls by President Donald Trump to crack down on nationwide voter fraud, reports revealed that his youngest daughter Tiffany is a registered voter in both New York state and Pennsylvania.Top presidential aide Kellyanne Conway denied the claim on the "Today” show Thursday, calling it “flatly...

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 9:10am