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Nation Jan 25Trump warns he’s ready to ‘send in the Feds’ to Chicago
President Donald Trump is serving notice he's ready to "send in the Feds" if Chicago can't reduce its homicide figures.
Politics Jan 25Trump to reveal Supreme Court pick next Thursday
The court has had only eight justices since the death last year of Justice Antonin Scalia.
Politics Jan 24FBI Director James Comey will stay, memo says
President Donald Trump criticized the FBI during the campaign for its decision not to recommend charges against his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.
Politics Jan 24WATCH: Trump budget pick Mick Mulvaney’s confirmation hearing
The South Carolina Republican says it's too early to say what steps the new administration will take to reduce intractable government deficits.
Politics Jan 23President Trump signs memo to leave TPP trade pact
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump signed a memorandum Monday to leave the proposed Pacific Rim trade pact known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership. In another executive action, Trump reinstated a ban on providing federal money to international groups that perform abortions…
Nation Jan 23Supreme Court rejects Texas appeal over voter ID law
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from Texas in its effort to restore its strict voter identification law.
Politics Jan 19WATCH: Cabinet nominees have faced ‘delay tactic after delay tactic,’ Spicer says
Sean Spicer, the incoming White House press secretary for President-elect Donald Trump, will hold a news conference at the Trump transition team's D.C. offices around 9:30 a.m. ET.
Politics Jan 17Democratic lawmakers plan to boycott Trump inauguration
Trump and other Republicans have dismissed the boycott and complaints, saying Democrats are sore losers who need to accept the results of the election and move on.
World Jan 15Kerry urges Trump administration to attend Syria peace talks
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday urged the incoming Trump administration to accept an invitation from Russia to attend Syria peace talks next week.
World Jan 14Merkel supports international cooperation in advance of Trump presidency
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is stressing as she awaits Donald Trump’s inauguration that the world’s problems need solving in cooperation.