The US military is disputing Iran's claims that the American drone shot down Thursday violated Iranian airspace and was engaged in "spying," a key detail that could determine what comes next in the volatile situation playing out between Washington and Tehran.
Former Vice President Joe Biden called Sen. Cory Booker on Wednesday night, Booker's campaign confirmed Thursday, after the New Jersey Democrat called Biden's recent comments about working with segregationist senators "so insulting" in an interview with CNN.
Cory Booker fired back Wednesday night at 2020 rival Joe Biden after the former vice president said that it was the New Jersey senator, not he, who should apologize over the recent controversy in which Biden spoke fondly of his time working with segregationist senators.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed presidential candidate Joe Biden for calling on fellow 2020 hopeful Sen. Cory Booker to apologize for criticizing his comments on working with segregationist senators decades ago.
Former White House communications director Hope Hicks said she viewed President Donald Trump's order to former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski to urge Jeff Sessions to unrecuse himself from the Russia investigation as "odd," according to a transcript of Hicks' testimony released Thursday.
Oregon Democratic Gov. Kate Brown on Thursday authorized state police to locate Senate Republicans and bring them back to the state Capitol after some left the state to block the chamber's proceedings.
The Department of Homeland Security has had to cancel some Global Entry appointments as the summer travel season heats up as it transfers people to help at the southern border, a department official tells CNN.
Congressional negotiators are only months away from a spending deadline when the government runs out of money and the Treasury Department loses their ability to pay down the country's debt, but after a high-stakes meeting Wednesday, members say they are no closer to a deal.
Former Judge Roy Moore will announce on Thursday whether he'll run for the US Senate seat in Alabama he failed to win in 2017 after three women alleged he sexually abused them when they were teenagers decades ago.
A group of US senators, including the vice chair of the Senate Intelligence committee, received a classified briefing Wednesday about a series of reported encounters by the US Navy with unidentified aircraft, according to a congressional aide.
As President Donald Trump has been openly feuding with House Democrats pursuing investigations into him, his administration and his finances, some lawmakers are calling to start an impeachment inquiry, the first step in a lengthy and likely divisive process.
The White House invited the top congressional leadership to the White House for a briefing on Iran Thursday afternoon, which the President is expected to attend, according to a source familiar with the plans.
The plane used as Air Force One will fly above the National Mall on the Fourth of July as a part of a military flyover during the day's festivities, which will include a speech from President Donald Trump.
Former Attorney General Eric Holder says he understands where former Vice President Joe Biden “was coming from” when Biden earlier this week defended his ability decades ago to work with two segregationist southern senators to “get things done.” But Holder, who worked side by side with the former vice president during President Barack Obama’s administration, emphasized that the front-runner in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination “should have used some better examples” when touting his bipartisan ability to reach across the aisle. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 23:57:26 GMT
Should Democratic presidential candidate apologize for saying he could work with Senate segregationists in the past or should he continue to refuse? Fox News Jesse Watters defended Biden's position on "The Five" defended Biden calling him a Civil Rights pioneer Thursday. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 23:20:44 GMT
The Dominican government hasn't been explicit enough regarding suspicious deaths or illnesses in the popular vacation destination over the last year, according to Juan Williams. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 23:03:53 GMT
The president's son took another shot at Alabama Judge Roy Moore on Thursday, alluding to sexual misconduct allegations the Republican senate candidate faced during his run in 2017. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 22:22:57 GMT
The firestorm over former Vice President Joe Biden’s comments this week highlighting his ability to work with segregationist southern senators is also bringing renewed attention to his 2003 eulogy for Strom Thurmond, the former South Carolina senator and “Dixiecrat” presidential candidate who supported segregation. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 22:20:27 GMT
Top administration officials and lawmakers have left the White House after a more than hourlong briefing about Iran's downing of an American surveillance drone in the Middle East amid mounting tension between the U.S. and Iran. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 22:11:08 GMT
Conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh says "it's over" for Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden after ABC's "Good Morning America" featured a report on the "Hunter Biden-ChiCom-Ukraine" scandal. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 22:02:46 GMT
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., introduced legislation that he said would "make it crystal clear" that it was illegal for candidates to take opposition research from a foreign government. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 21:32:04 GMT
Proposed legislation from Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) would give gay couples who are legally married the ability to file amended tax returns and get federal refunds owed to them. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 19:35 GMT
Netflix's decision to share viewership data from "Murder Mystery" reveals several things about the company's strategy going forward as well as just how little context analysts have for the streaming information they do share. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 18:00 GMT
Notorious "pharma bro" Martin Shkreli has reached a settlement with his former biopharmaceutical company Retrophin to resolve "all outstanding disputes" just week after he sued two company directors and its ex-general counsel from prison. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:26 GMT
Under the proposal, drugmakers would have to say whether their drug has "any characteristics that would mitigate the risks of overdose, abuse or the development of addiction." Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:25 GMT
The meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and China President Xi Jinping at next week's G-20 summit could influence the Fed's next meeting, says the chief economist and head of research for Asia Pacific at ING, Rob Carnell. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:20 GMT