Politics

Retiring Sen. Hatch bids farewell to Utah…

One of the longest-serving senators in U.S. history has bid farewell to Utah Republican Party delegates

Jeb Bush recounts last time parents hospitalized

While giving the eulogy for his mother Barbara Bush, Jeb Bush recounts a moment his parents shared when they were hospitalized together.

President Trump Understates Scott Pruitt's…

President Donald Trump said EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's security costs are "somewhat" more expensive than his predecessors. They're a lot more.

A Senator Pushed This Statistic About The Wage…

Sen. Tina Smith tweeted that women earn 80 cents for every dollar a man makes for doing the same job. That's not true.

Vive la France: Trump hosts glitzy White House…

Vive la France: President Donald Trump to host his first big social event, a state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron.

The Latest: Barbara Bush's casket wheeled out of…

Barbara Bush's casket has been wheeled out of the Houston church where hundreds of people came to offer their final respects during her funeral

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Listen to Jeb Bush's eulogy for Barbara Bush

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, one of the late Barbara Bush's five living children, gives the eulogy for his "precious mother," saying "she was our teacher and role model on how to live a life with purpose and meaning."

US Calls Out Russia For Chechen Violence In Human…

The annual U.S. report on human rights criticizes Russia for anti-LGBTQ violence in Chechnya.

Democratic Party Files Conspiracy Suit Against…

The Democratic Party filed a lawsuit against Russia, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks, alleging they worked together to meddle in the 2016 election.

Dems' lawsuit alleges conspiracy between Trump…

Dems' lawsuit alleges conspiracy between Trump camp, Russia

IMF says trade tensions, debt load threaten world…

The International Monetary Fund's policymaking committee says a strong world economy is threatened by increasing tension over trade and countries' heavy debt burden

Bush Sr. reads love letter he wrote to Barbara

Former President George H.W. Bush reads a 1943 love letter he wrote to his wife, the late Barbara Bush, during an interview on Larry King Live in 1999.

Trump Not Attending Barbara Bush Funeral To…

The White House says Trump won't attend the funeral so that security doesn't disturb anything and "out of respect for the Bush Family and friends."

Schumer To Introduce Legislation To Decriminalize…

He told Vice News "the legislation is long overdue."

Trump says he doesn't think personal lawyer will…

President Donald Trump says he doesn't expect personal lawyer Michael Cohen to "flip" as the government investigates Cohen's business dealings

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NYT Backs Up Reporter After Trump Fires Up…

Maggie Haberman has gotten under President Trump's skin again. The New York Times reporter filed a story on Friday detailing Trump's relationship with longtime lawyer Michael Cohen—one in which Trump is said to treat Cohen "like garbage," per Trump associate Roger Stone. That article apparently spurred a tweetstorm from...

Bono to George W.: Your mom eased AIDS stigma

While being honored by former President George W. Bush, U2 frontman and AIDS activist Bono said former first lady Barbara Bush helped diminish the stigma of AIDS and other diseases.

North Korea Is Ready To Denuclearize, Says…

Previous Northern leaders demanded the U.S. remove its 28,500 troops from South Korea.

EPA Opens New Investigation Into Scott Pruitt's…

This will reportedly make six separate investigations into Pruitt's activity. And that's just from the EPA inspector general's office.

Romney facing complex Utah nominating system in Senate race

U.S. Senate hopeful Mitt Romney will speak to thousands of Utah Republicans gathering Saturday at a party convention to vote for candidates ranging from Congress to state Legislature

Romney seeks Utah Republican Party nomination at…

Mitt Romney has one of the best-known names in politics, but he still must face down nearly a dozen Utah contenders in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat

Trump tweets he doesn't see Cohen flipping

President Donald Trump has tweeted out in defense of his personal attorney Michael Cohen after the New York Times reported Cohen may cooperate with Robert Mueller's investigation.

Rosenstein Assures Trump: You're Not A Target Of…

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told the president he's not a target of the investigation into Michael Cohen.

Sen. Tammy Duckworth Brings Her Infant To Floor…

She's the first U.S. senator to give birth while in office.

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Haley's response: 'I don't get confused' draws…

Nikki Haley's rebuttal to a putdown from a close adviser to Trump has been seized upon as a rallying cry among some women

Giuliani adds toughness, star power to legal team…

With Rudy Giuliani on legal team, Trump gains a former U.S. attorney, a past presidential candidate and a TV-savvy defender

Cooper: Trump stayed overnight in Moscow

CNN's Anderson Cooper lays out a timeline that shows evidence of Donald Trump spending at least one night in Moscow in 2013, despite claims that he did not.