What can Congress do to punish Saudi Arabia if Trump won't?
A lot of their options are Trump-dependent.
29 minutes ago - The Washington Post
WATCH: Midterm election candidates under 30
Democrats Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Abby Finkenauer are among those younger than 30 who are running for seats in Congress.
29 minutes ago - ABC News
Senate leader: Congress should not join 'pile-on' on Myanmar's Suu Kyi
The Republican leader of the U.S. Senate said on Wednesday that civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi remains the best hope for Myanmar and that it would not be helpful for Congress...
1 hour ago - Reuters
Trump ask Cabinet to cut next year's budgets by 5 percent
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says he's asking every Cabinet secretary to trim their next-year budgets by 5 percent, dubbing it the "nickel plan." Trump says there's a...
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Reed calls for international investigation of Khashoggi's disappearance
The top Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee Wednesday called for an international investigation into the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi...
3 hours ago - Politico
The Democrats' Incredible Shrinking Message
In the summer of 2017, when the midterm elections were more than a year away but already on everyone's mind, Democrats seemed to have an embarrassment of riches. President...
8 hours ago - The New Republic
Trump won't take blame if GOP struggles in midterms
President Donald Trump will not take the blame if Republicans perform poorly in next month's midterm elections, allowing Democrats to seize control of one or both houses of...
8 hours ago - Politico
Members of Congress, businesses push for homegrown weed
Washington just got some major peer pressure to embrace the bong. Its vast northern neighbor Canada legalizes the retail sale of marijuana nationwide Wednesday. The Canadian...
10 hours ago - Politico
Ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio files libel suit against NYT
Joe Arpaio, the controversial former sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, has filed a libel suit against The New York Times and a member of its editorial board. In a complaint...
17 hours ago - Politico
WATCH: The Big Vote: Elissa Slotkin has a personal reason to run for Congress
Democrat Elissa Slotkin is running for Michigan's 8th Congressional District, largely because of health care issues.
20 hours ago - ABC News
The headlines of News BreaK
Ex-Republican Lawmaker Cites Trump's ‘Flirtations' With ‘Race-Baiting' In...
Former Rep. David Jolly slammed the president as "a man of vacuous ideology" and "little conviction."
Smoke Fills Cabin, Forcing Melania Trump's Plane Back to Military Base
First lady Melania Trump's plane was forced to return to a Washington area military base on Wednesday because of smoke in the cabin, the AP reports. Her spokeswoman, Stephanie...
Alaska Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott Resigns Over 'Inappropriate Comments'
His replacement, Valerie Davidson, hinted that the remarks may have had something to do with women.
Trump Compares Saudi Arabia Condemnation to Kavanaugh
President Trump Tuesday criticized rapidly mounting global condemnation of Saudi Arabia over the case of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, warning of a rush to judgment. In...
Melania Trump's Spokeswoman Calls For Boycott Of ‘Disgusting' T.I. Video
The rapper's music video features a look-alike of the first lady stripping in an Oval Office mockup.
Heidi Heitkamp Apologizes For Naming Abuse Victims In Political Attack Ad
Some women say they never authorized the North Dakota senator's re-election campaign to use their names in the ad.
Brothel Owner And Trump-Inspired Candidate Dennis Hof Dies At 72
He was best known as a legal pimp whose business was profiled on a reality TV show that aired on HBO. He had recently turned to politics, running for state assembly in Nevada.
Mike Pompeo Looks Ready To Accept Saudi Arabia's Spin On Jamal Khashoggi's Fate
The secretary of state even thanked the Saudis for their "transparent" investigation into the journalist's disappearance.
Sean Hannity Said He 'Never Heard Of' Proud Boys But Had Member On His Show...
Proud Boys member Jovi Val was on Hannity's radio show last year, and the group's founder, Gavin McInnes, was on Hannity's Fox News show 24 times.
Trump Threatens To Withdraw Honduras Aid Over Approaching Migrant Caravan
Such caravans have been organized for years by people fleeing violence and corruption in Latin America.