Talks stalled, striking Chicago teachers plan to…

Striking Chicago teachers are preparing for an extended walkout and trying to increase public pressure on Mayor Lori Lightfoot, with a downtown march set for Wednesday around the time the first-term mayor is set to deliver a key speech to the City Council

Trump Administration Gives $4.5 Million To…

Since 2013, the U.S. has sent about $40 million to the Syria Civil Defence organization.

Jimmy Carter Hospitalized After Another Fall

Carter suffered a pelvic fracture after falling at his home in Georgia.

Police chief skipping Trump's 1st Chicago visit…

President Donald Trump has spent a lot of time bashing Chicago, and now he's coming to visit

U.S. Awarded Possession Of North Korean Cargo Ship

The U.S. seized the ship for violating international sanctions.

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Washington Roundup: Why Trump's G-7 Backtrack…

It didn't take long for President Trump to reverse course on hosting the G-7 summit at one of his properties. Here's what's important about that.

Anonymous Trump official writing 'unprecedented' inside take

The Trump administration official who wrote an anonymous essay about resistance from the inside has a book deal

Trump's Tax Return Case Could Soon End Up At The…

The Manhattan District Attorney's Office outlined the deal to the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals in a letter Monday.

Top U.S. Diplomat To Ukraine Will Testify Before…

House democrats will hear from top U.S. diplomat to Ukraine, William Taylor. He's a former Army officer, and key witness in the impeachment inquiry.

Trump likens House impeachment inquiry to 'a…

President Donald Trump is comparing the House impeachment inquiry into his dealings with Ukraine to 'a lynching'

DOJ Moves Forward With Plan To Collect DNA From…

An unnamed official told The Associated Press permanent legal residents, migrants entering the U.S. legally and kids under 14 would be exempt.

Pelosi-Led Delegation Meets With Jordanian King…

The lawmakers met with King Abdullah II Saturday night.

Facebook says Libra won't launch without US…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to tell Congress Wednesday that the company's planned Libra cryptocurrency won't launch unless U.S. regulators approve

Lawmakers Introduce Bills Opposing G-7 Summit At…

Congressional Democrats hope to bar federal funding from being used to host the 2020 G-7 summit at the Trump National Doral Miami.

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U.S. Hits Cuba With New Sanctions Over Human…

The U.S. said it is imposing new sanctions on Cuba over its human rights record and continued support for the Maduro regime in Venezuela.

Actor Alec Baldwin campaigns for Virginia…

The actor known for his mocking impersonations of Republican President Donald Trump on "Saturday Night Live" is in Virginia to help Democratic legislative candidates

McConnell: Trump's Troop Withdrawal Is A 'Grave…

​In an op-ed published Friday in the Washington Post, McConnell urged the administration to reverse course on pulling U.S. troops from Syria.

Diplomat: Trump linked Ukraine aid to demand for…

A diplomat who has sharply questioned President Donald Trump's policy on Ukraine is providing lawmakers with a detailed account of events at the center of the impeachment probe

Florida governor: Giuliani fixer sought role in…

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says a businessman tied to President Donald Trump's lawyer and now facing criminal charges sought a role on his transition team

Trump finds no simple fix in Syria, other world…

President Donald Trump's plan to reverse American involvement in "endless wars" has run up against a difficult truth: When it comes to national security, rarely can a simple solution solve a complex problem

Election security hearing breaks along stark…

A congressional hearing on election security is breaking along stark political lines, with Republicans focusing on what they say is political bias within the FBI and 'partisan ambitions to impeach the president.'

Rep. Ilhan Omar condemns GOP state lawmaker's…

Rep. Ilhan Omar has condemned a Republican state senator from North Dakota who posted a long-debunked photo on his Facebook page that purports to show the Minnesota Democrat holding a weapon at an al-Qaida training camp

'Sighs and Gasps' as Ukraine Envoy Testifies

There were "sighs and gasps" on Capitol Hill Tuesday as William Taylor testified before the House Intelligence, Oversight, and Foreign Affairs Committees as part of the Trump impeachment hearings, Politico reports. Taylor, the top US diplomat in Ukraine, gave what CNN describes as a "lengthy and detailed opening statement," in...

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Baltimore mayor now says he plans to run for the…

The man who suddenly found himself mayor of Baltimore, after the previous mayor resigned in scandal, now says he plans to run for the office

People Are Chattering About Clinton 2020

Hillary Clinton is not running in 2020. Right? She's said so herself . And yet the influential Drudge Report on Tuesday has a lead headline trumpeting, "Dem Halloween: Hillary Leaves Door Open." The headline links to the American Mirror , which has a story about what Clinton didn't say at a recent...

More choices and stable premiums for 'Obamacare…

More choices and stable premiums for 'Obamacare' next year, but court case looms over the program