It was Jacob Titus’ favorite running route when he trained for high school track: along the train tracks to the sprawling warren of machine shops, assembly lines and warehouses on the city’s south side,
In Pete Buttigieg’s first town hall since a strong showing in the New Hampshire primary, the former South Bend, Ind., mayor was repeatedly interrupted on Friday by supporters in California’s capital chanting
President Trump slapped back Friday at one of his most loyal cabinet secretaries, a day after Atty. Gen. William Barr took the rare step of rebuking his boss in public, complaining that the president’s
Eager to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan and end America’s longest war, the Trump administration on Friday announced a modest deal with Taliban militants to reduce violence for a week as a test the
Democratic presidential hopefuls Amy Klobuchar and Tom Steyer were stumped when asked during a televised interview in Nevada to name the Mexican president. Klobuchar, Steyer and fellow 2020 candidate Buttigieg
Federal prosecutors have declined to charge former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, closing an investigation into whether he lied to federal officials about his involvement in a news media disclosure,
The Trump administration’s legal bid to restore a work requirement for Medicaid benefits in Arkansas was rejected on appeal, a blow to the government’s larger effort to reshape U.S. health-care policy.
Wednesday, Feb. 19, may end up being remembered as a turning point in this year’s Democratic presidential race. That night, the five remaining major contenders for the party’s nomination will meet in Vegas
Donald Trump maintained Friday that he has the legal right to intervene in criminal cases in response to Attorney General William Barr’s criticism that the president’s tweeting has made his job “impossible.”
Four years after his hostile takeover of the White House, President Trump’s second campaign bears little resemblance to the first — he’s flush with cash, buoyed by an uptick in poll numbers, and brimming
‘I know what it takes to beat the NRA, because I’ve done it twice before.’ ‘I didn’t accept gun violence ripping apart our cities and communities every day and I’m going to do everything I can to change
Amy Klobuchar wants to hire you. How soon can you start? As the senator and presidential hopeful enjoys an image bounce from her surprise third-place finish in the New Hampshire Democratic primary, she
The Trump administration is seeking to shift $3.8 billion more from the defense budget to pay for constructing a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, the Pentagon notified Congress on Thursday, immediately
At long last, Nevada’s hour has come, and with it, a new stage of the Democratic presidential campaign. As the presidential primary swings west of the Rocky Mountains, Democratic presidential hopefuls
Attorney General William Barr said President Donald Trump’s tweets and public comments about the Justice Department and ongoing cases make his job “impossible.” “To have public statements and tweets made
President Trump said Thursday that he might end the long-running practice of letting other administration officials listen in on presidential calls with foreign leaders. That’s after Trump’s impeachment
President Trump’s ability to use military force against Iran would be restricted unless he first received congressional approval, according to a bipartisan resolution approved by the Senate on Thursday.
At the height of the 2008 economic collapse, then-New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg said the elimination of a discriminatory housing practice known as redlining was responsible for instigating the meltdown.
President Trump on Thursday lashed out against former White House Chief of Staff John Kelly for being disloyal after he came to the defense of a former national security aide who offered key testimony
House lawmakers voted Thursday to remove the deadline for states to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, legislation that would enshrine in the Constitution a ban on sex discrimination. The measure, however,
Ratification of ERA runs into opposition — not only from Trump administration, but also Justice Ginsburg
When Virginia last month became the 38th state to approve the Equal Rights Amendment, the constitutional process launched by Congress in 1972 appeared to finally have what it needed for ratification. seemed
Amy Klobuchar’s surprisingly strong third-place showing in New Hampshire’s Democratic presidential primary catapulted the long-shot candidate into the top tier — and a new phase of campaigning that will
Voters in New Hampshire’s Democratic presidential primary Tuesday set a state party record, following lower-than-expected turnout in Iowa. The total of 300,622 ballots surpassed the state’s previous record
Six days before President Trump chose Robert O’Brien as his national security advisor in September, the president said the job would be simple. “You know why it’s easy?” Trump told reporters. “Because
The chairman of the Iowa Democratic Party resigned Wednesday after a disastrous caucus process beset by technical glitches led to a dayslong delay in reporting the results, inconsistencies in the numbers
Top Justice Department officials came under fire Wednesday for jettisoning a recommendation by career prosecutors that Roger Stone, a longtime confidante of President Trump, receive a stiff prison sentence.