Russian ambassador to the United States Sergei Kislyak — a high-profile figure in the controversy over Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election— has concluded his assignment in Washington.
Despite having control of both chambers of Congress and the White House, Republicans are struggling to pass major aspects their legislative agenda and face many issues that interfere with the party's ability to...
Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 07:42 PM CDT
Trump's New Message Man Deletes Inconvenient Tweets
A day after accepting a top White House job, President Donald Trump's new communications adviser announced Saturday that he's deleting old tweets, saying his own views have evolved and that what he said in...
Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 11:31 PM CDT
Lawmakers Herald Agreement on Sweeping Russia Sanctions Bill
Congressional Republicans and Democrats announced Saturday they had reached an agreement on a sweeping Russia sanctions package to punish Moscow for meddling in the presidential election and its military...
Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 06:00 PM CDT
Special Session Slated if Rauner Doesn't Get School Bill
President Donald Trump said Saturday that he has "complete power" to issue pardons, an assertion that comes amid investigations into Russian interference in last year's presidential election. It was one of many...
Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 02:41 PM CDT
USS Ford Is '100,000-Ton Message to the World': Trump
With praise and a blessing for the military, President Donald Trump helped hand over the USS Gerald R. Ford to the Navy on Saturday and said the state-of-the-art aircraft carrier will send a "100,000-ton message...
Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 05:17 AM CDT
For Sanders, Path to Trump Press Secretary Began in Arkansas
New White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was schooled in hardscrabble politics — and down-home rhetoric — from a young age by her father, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee.
Her way with a zinger...