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Sen. Joe Manchin says he will not pursue investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against Trump

West Virginia Democrat Senator Joe Manchin says he has no plans to call for an investigation into President Trump over sexual assault allegations, saying he has “moved on” from all of it and wants the president to focus more on the issues in the country. “I’m not going to...

Monday, December 18, 2017 - 5:17pm

Trump's national-security policy drops climate change, adds jihadist terror

Trump's official national-security strategy, announced Monday afternoon, has dropped climate change from the list of threats to national security while re-adding jihadist terror. Those are two more sharp breaks from Obama-administration policy. The former president emphasized that the planet...

Monday, December 18, 2017 - 4:59pm

Trump ‘would probably be a dictator by now’ in any other country: Expert

Donald Trump "would probably be a dictator by now" if the checks and balances in the American political system didn't exist, a conservative foreign-policy expert says. "Trump as a personality type is probably no different from a Mussolini, a Peron, a Chavez. And if you were...

Monday, December 18, 2017 - 4:19pm

Trump’s America: Quick! Read these words before they are banned forever!

Let’s get these words into print right at the top here while we still have the chance. Once the government starts banning language, there’s no telling when the banning will stop. “Vulnerable.” “Entitlement.” “Diversity.” “Transgender.”...

Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 4:33pm

Why Trump can be charged with obstruction, according to an expert

When discussing the potential consequences of the Russia investigation on President Trump, political analysts often say that even if there's evidence he committed obstruction of justice, a sitting president can't be charged with a crime. Others argue that the president can't obstruct...

Friday, December 15, 2017 - 4:57pm

Majority of Americans say Trump should resign over sexual-misconduct allegations

A majority of Americans say President Trump should resign over allegations of his sexual misconduct. According to a Public Policy Poll released Thursday, 53 percent of those surveyed said that Trump should resign over the allegations of 19 women who say he sexually harassed them.  Only 42...

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 5:28pm

Trump had his staff brief him for Merkel's visit while he was in the bathroom

History may never truly understand what was foremost on President Trump's mind at any given moment, but now we know what was the top of his agenda while he prepared for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit. The president made his staff brief him for the meeting while he was using the...

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 5:12pm

Meet the original staffers still working in the Trump White House

There have been several members of the Trump White House who have either resigned or were fired before Trump’s first year in office and there may be more who plan to leave soon. According to the New York Post, there might be a “mass exodus” in the Trump White House that may...

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 1:51pm

Putin gets briefings on Trump's tweets, Kremlin says

Russian President Vladimir Putin gets daily reports on what President Trump is tweeting, because they're considered to be official White House statements, Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said Tuesday. Everything Trump posts on his Twitter account is delivered to Putin in his daily briefings...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 5:35pm

Ivanka Trump tweets 'Happy Holidays' instead of 'Merry Christmas' and Twitter has something to say about it

Ivanka Trump may be winning Trump's "War on Christmas." She recently tweeted “Happy Holidays” instead of “Merry Christmas.” President Trump’s advisor and the first daughter tweeted a photo of herself with guests standing in front of a Christmas tree and...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 5:17pm

Trump and Kim Jong-Un are the same, Dennis Rodman says

Dennis Rodman, the former Chicago Bulls star and occasional self-styled diplomat to North Korea, says that President Trump and Kim Jong-Un "are pretty much the same people." "They love control," Rodman told Agence France-Presse in Beijing on Tuesday, calling their verbal...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 3:28pm

Private investigator admits to misusing Trump's Social Security number to obtain his tax information

Jordan Hamlett, a private investigator from Louisiana, plead guilty Monday for using President Trump’s social security number to try and get a hold of the president’s federal tax information. Hamlett, 32, failed after several attempts of trying to retrieve Trump’s tax...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 1:55pm

Trump should skip golfing to answer sexual harassment suit, lawyer says

President Trump's lawyer wants a judge to dismiss a defamation lawsuit related to charges of sexual harassment, claiming it would end up "controlling" Trump's time and take him away from a job he does "24-7." But the lawyer of the woman who filed it contends he could...

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 5:21pm

Lindsey Vonn suffers back injury during ski race, Trump supporters celebrate

American Olympic ski racer Lindsey Vonn suffered a back injury on Saturday during a super-G race at the St. Moritz resort in Switzerland. Vonn let her fans know she would not participate in the following race on Sunday. “Unfortunately I will not be able to race today," Vonn tweeted...

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 12:03pm

Trump administration turned down major anti-meddling pact with Russia: Report

Last summer, Russia approached the United States with a sweeping pact not to meddle in each other's domestic affairs, an offer the Trump administration declined, BuzzFeed News reported Friday. Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov made the offer in July, on the premise of...

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 5:26pm

Despots around the world have adopted Trump's ‘fake news’ refrain

President Trump has made no secret of his affection for authoritarian rulers, and they're returning the love: Despots around the world have adopted his practice of calling unfavorable stories "fake news." At least 15 authoritarian leaders have begun to use the phrase to attack free...

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 4:14pm

Trump's impeachment odds might be dropping

Special counsel Robert Mueller continues fleshing out a case for collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia, as two major disclosures continue to unfold this week. But some prominent political observers say the president's odds of being impeached are actually dropping. Last week, fired...

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 2:01pm

Amazon reviews of Trump's MAGA ornament bring seasonal joy

It's the new seasonal tradition, akin to opening one present on Christmas Eve or watching It's a Wonderful Life: Gathering friends on iMessage to read the scathing Amazon reviews of President Trump's MAGA Christmas ornament. The ornament, shaped like one of Trump's red MAGA...

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 1:51pm

Both Trump and Melania made mistakes in their Pearl Harbor remembrance tweets

Our 32nd president, Franklin D. Roosevelt, declared December 7, 1941 a “date which will live in infamy.” In this historic speech addressing the nation after Japanese forces attacked the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, Roosevelt went on to say: “The United States was at peace...

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 1:23pm

AI reveals who's the better speaker: Trump, Clinton, Schumer or Pelosi

Who's the worst speaker in Washington? You may think the answer is self-evident, but an artificial-intelligence company has a different take. Trint, a company that uses AI software to transcribe audio, recently studied which prominent politicians are easiest for its AI bots to understand. The...

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 5:08pm