Trump: '8-year assault' on Second Amendment is over
Atlanta (CNN) On the eve of his 100th day in office, President Donald Trump used a speech at the National Rifle Association to help renew his standing among a conservative base that's wary after watching the President reverse course on a series of ...
Trump Tells NRA Convention, 'I Am Going to Come Through for You'
'I am going to come through for you,' Trump vows to NRA
Trump Brings Campaign Rhetoric To NRA Speech, Pledging Gun-Rights Support
New York Times
Congress Prevents Government Shutdown From Occurring on Trump's 100th Day
New York Times
Speaker Paul D. Ryan on Thursday. Congress's approval of a spending measure avoided the political embarrassment of a shutdown occurring on Saturday, President Trump's 100th day in office. Credit Gabriella Demczuk for The New York Times.
Congress settles for stopgap to avoid government shutdown
Senate passes stopgap funding bill to avert shutdown
Congress Buys Some Time To Finish A Massive Spending Deal
MS-13 is Trump's public enemy No.1, but should it be?
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump and his top immigration enforcers have begun to focus their attention on the deadly MS-13 gang, saying the administration's hardline immigration policies are focused on stopping its spread in the US. "MS-13, you ...
The Latest: Parents of slain teens meet with Jeff Sessions
MS-13 street gang grips Long Island suburbs in violence
On Long Island, Sessions Vows to Eradicate MS-13 Gang
Warren, Sanders unhappy by Wall Street-paid Obama speech
WASHINGTON â U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders are not happy about reports that former President Barack Obama will be paid $400,000 to speak at a September health care conference put on by the Wall Street firm Cantor Fitzgerald.
What would Bernie say to Wall Street for $400K?
Obama The Hamiltonian
Sanders: Obama's paid Wall Street speech 'distasteful'
Fourth Arkansas execution in eight days prompts questions about inmate's movements
Arkansas executed a death-row inmate late Thursday in the state's fourth lethal injection in eight days, concluding a frantic execution schedule officials said was necessary to carry out death sentences before one of their drugs expired. Witness ...
Arkansas executes Kenneth Williams, 4th inmate in 8 days
Arkansas gov rejects call for probe after inmate convulses during execution
Arkansas governor brushes off calls for full review of executions
Christian Science Monitor
US foreign aid cuts: what could impact be?
Christian Science Monitor
A leaked State Department budget document lays out proposals for a 30.8 percent cut in development aid and plans to sharply cut back USAID. Monitor's Best: Top 5. Difference Maker She re-created a medieval trail in Germany, drawing thousands of hikers ...
Tillerson Seeking 9% Cut to U.S. State Department Workforce, Sources Say
Key figure in Menendez corruption case convicted of fraud
Dr. Salomon Melgen, a key figure in the bribery and corruption case against Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez, was convicted on Friday of improperly billing the federal government for more than $100 million in medical insurance payments. After three days of ...
Focus turns to senator with doctor guilty of Medicare fraud
Sen. Menendez Ally Dr. Salomon Melgen Found Guilty on All 67 Counts of Medicare Fraud
Tad Cummins told wife he slept with teen, she says
(CNN) The wife of the former Tennessee teacher accused of running off with a 15-year-old student says she knew the answer but asked anyway. "I said, 'Well, did you sleep with her?' " Jill Cummins said in an interview with "Inside Edition," describing a ...
White House eyeing Clarke for Homeland Security post
The White House is considering David Clarke, the sheriff of Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, for a position at the Department of Homeland Security, three people familiar with the administration's planning told POLITICO. Clarke is in line to be appointed as ...
Florida boy among 5 students hit by car has died
MIAMI â A Florida sheriff's deputy was sleeping Thursday afternoon when his 11-year-old daughter called and asked him to pick her up at her school bus stop. Seconds later, his daughter screamed into the phone. "Dad, help me, help me!" Polk County ...