Bernie Sanders didn't build his political career on pragmatism. But on Monday night at a CNN-sponsored town hall, he showed that his presidential candidacy will be about more than simply tilting at windmills -- delivering a practical (and nuanced) response to whether his party should push to impeach President Donald Trump in the wake of the release of the Mueller report.
There were five Democratic candidates, back-to-back on the same stage at CNN's epic youth-centered town hall in New Hampshire, and all five candidates had to answer the same question: What do you think of Elizabeth's Warren policies?
Still consumed by Robert Mueller's investigation and upset with the aides who cooperated with it, President Donald Trump hopes to use the unflattering findings to jolt Republicans ahead of a heated political season, according to officials and others close to him.
History can be a wise teacher, but it's also crucial to take the right lessons. Confronted with a should-they-or-shouldn't-they proposal on impeachment, Democrats worry that if they fail to learn history's lessons, they are doomed to repeat them.
The White House has instructed a former official who was in charge of the security clearance process to not comply with a House subpoena demanding his appearance for an interview, the latest move by the Trump administration to thwart Democratic-led investigations into all aspects of the presidency.
M.J. Hegar, a Democrat and former Air Force helicopter pilot who nearly beat a Republican congressman in a conservative district in 2018, announced a campaign Tuesday to take on three-term Sen. John Cornyn of Texas.
President Donald Trump and his advisers are considering revoking sanctions waivers that have allowed several countries to collaborate with Iran on civil nuclear projects, including those intended to restrict Iran's nuclear production capabilities, two sources familiar with the matter said.
Supreme Court justices were deeply divided Tuesday over whether the Trump administration can add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, with the conservative justices showing signs that they were inclined to vote in favor of allowing the question.
The Biden Foundation, the charitable organization of Joe and Jill Biden, plans to suspend operations after the former vice president's expected 2020 campaign launch, a source familiar with the plans confirms to CNN.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan harshly criticized President Donald Trump over the findings released in special counsel Robert Mueller's report, telling reporters Tuesday that "it certainly did not completely exonerate the President as he said."
Chief Justice John Roberts has tried to offer ballast in today's political turmoil, asserting the independence of the judiciary and rebuking President Donald Trump's suggestion that Republican justices will automatically rule for him, and Democratic ones will do the opposite.
The House Judiciary Committee is serving former White House counsel Don McGahn with a subpoena as part of its investigation into obstruction of justice, a move to bring in a key player with direct knowledge about President Donald Trump's efforts to undermine the Russia probe, according to a source familiar with the discussion.
For two years, President Donald Trump and his close associates contradicted, denied and dodged reports and questions of Russian involvement in the 2016 campaign. Now that the Mueller report is out, redacted as it may be, we have the chance to fact-check those public denials against what many people close to the President actually told Mueller when they were questioned by the special counsel.
She built a national reputation as the elusive public relations force behind President Donald Trump's campaign and administration, but Hope Hicks couldn't save the President from himself on Air Force One in July of 2017.
The record number of 2020 Democratic contenders for U.S. president may be divided on a host of issues, but on marijuana legalization, most find themselves on the same page. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 20:22:42 GMT
A top Democrat on Tuesday called for the Federal Trade Commission to hold Facebook chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg “individually liable for the company’s repeated violations of Americans’ privacy,” and charged that Zuckerberg's status as majority shareholder improperly “insulates him from accountability to Facebook’s board and shareholders." Tue, 23 Apr 2019 20:19:58 GMT
Hillary Clinton said Tuesday she believes Donald Trump would have been indicted in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe if he weren't president, though stopped short of calling for his impeachment. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 19:12:26 GMT
Rep. Mike Turner of Ohio, a Republican member of the House Intelligence Committee, said Tuesday House Speaker Nancy Pelosi encourages House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff and "his minions" to continue their pursuit of President Trump “as if he’s the most significant threat to our national security instead of our adversaries." Tue, 23 Apr 2019 19:09:26 GMT
Former acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Tom Homan, a Fox News contributor, said Tuesday that the situation at the southern border “is a crisis I've never seen before at this level.” Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:06:54 GMT
As the issue of impeachment proceedings plagues the Democratic party, Rep. Pete King, R-N.Y., said that as a Republican, he wants them to continue with discussions, but as an American, knows its the wrong decision. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:03:53 GMT
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Tuesday that President Donald Trump only avoided obstruction of justice charges because of the Justice Department's rule barring the indictment of a sitting president. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 19:47 GMT
The event served as a distraction from Tesla's recent operational, regulatory and financial troubles, which will be in full focus during the company's first-quarter earnings report on Wednesday. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:50 GMT
Morgan Stanley's Mike Wilson is sticking by his call for an earnings recession and isn't changing his price target for the S&P 500 — even though he sees the stock market hitting new highs in the next couple of weeks. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:41 GMT
The LGBTQ community and major employers say a bill passed by the Texas Senate is a license to discriminate, giving professionals the right to turn away people based on religious beliefs. Amazon, Dell, Apple and Facebook urged Texas to drop the bill. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:14 GMT
The U.S. Supreme Court's conservative majority on Tuesday appeared inclined to hand President Donald Trump a victory on his administration's plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:40 GMT
Seeking financial advice? There's a monthly subscription for that, too. Some financial advisors are adopting a subscription fee payment schedule in order to bring on young clients who are still accumulating wealth. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:38 GMT
Two more defendants in the college admissions scheme have chosen to plead guilty to charges associated the admission of two applicants into USC, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Massachusetts. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:00 GMT
From Twitter to Whirlpool, Lockheed Martin and Coca-Cola, companies in all sorts of industries have been beating earnings estimates and soothing concerns of an earnings recession. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:59 GMT
Nearly three dozen men and women filed a federal class-action lawsuit alleging Florida authorities unlawfully videotaped them as they received legal massages at a parlour where New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft allegedly paid for sex. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 12:44 GMT