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On Friday night, Jesse Watters pointed out what he thought was a double standard when it comes to the media and how they cover political scandals. Fil..
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Ensley Park Recreation Center was beginning to come to life. The song “Happy” and other upbeat tunes boomed through the loudspe..
U.S. Congressman Beto O'Rourke, who is challenging U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz's seat in the next election, talks to the public during a rally at No Label Brew..
President Donald Trump will head to Capitol Hill Tuesday to meet with Senate Republicans at their weekly policy luncheon, ahead of an expected vote on..
A South Dakota state representative and his brother-in-law drowned in an apparent kayaking accident in the Cook Islands in the South Pacific, where th..
NEW YORK (AP) — Since The New York Times published allegations of-----harassment and assault against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein in October, mult..
President Trump will meet with Senate Republicans on Tuesday ahead of crucial votes in the GOP effort to pass a massive tax cut package, as conservati..
Bob Packwood, now 85, may have lost the political status he worked for and cherished, but he was never completely banished from politics. (Maureen Kea..
Then-Sen. Joe Biden (D-Del.) questions law professor Anita Hill during a confirmation hearing on the nomination of Clarence Thomas to the Supreme Cour..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with Senate Republicans next week to discuss their party’s efforts to pass tax reform leg..
The following essay is reprinted with permission from The Conversation, an online publication covering the latest research. National discussions of cr..
(Newser) – A South Dakota state representative and his brother-in-law drowned in an apparent kayaking accident in the Cook Islands in the South Pacifi..
When he was named special counsel in May, Robert S. Mueller III was hailed as the ideal lawman — deeply experienced, strait-laced and nonpartisan — to..
Weeks after allegations of-----harassment and assault rocked the entertainment industry, the issue is now being confronted in the political arena. Dig..
PIERRE, S.D. -- A South Dakota state representative and his brother-in-law drowned in an apparent kayaking accident in the Cook Islands in the South P..
WASHINGTON -- "Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of a hotly contested gov..
WASHINGTON -- "Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of a hotly contested gov..
PIERRE, S.D. -- A South Dakota state representative and his brother-in-law drowned in an apparent kayaking accident in the Cook Islands in the South P..
Ralph Northam, Virginia’s Gov.-elect (D), campaigned on one of the most liberal platforms in the commonwealth’s modern history before his decisive win..
Liberal dream bills, once considered dead-on-arrival in Virginia’s overwhelmingly Republican House of Delegates, face better odds in a reshaped Richmo..
WASHINGTON — "Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of a hotly contested gove..
AP file photo Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., takes the stage at the Democratic National Convention on July 25, 2016, in Philadelphia. Franken has spent muc..
AP file photo Former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, departs Capitol Hill on June ..
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey says she has no reason to not believe the women accusing Senate candidate Roy Moore of-----misconduct with teenage girls, but sa..
Rep. Joe Barton has acknowledged sharing intimate material with a lover and accused her of threatening to make it public when he ended the relationsh..
In this June 14, 2017, file photo, Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, about the incident where House Majorit..
President Trump's son Donald Trump Jr. communicated with WikiLeaks during the 2016 presidential campaign. Here's what the messages say. (Jenny Starrs/..
A conservative Texas congressman's-----photo, sent by himself, is out in the world — and so is how he apparently tried to leverage his power to keep h..
What's that? You'd like a guide on how to diplomatically navigate this particularly prickly political atmosphere? Let me save you some time: Just duck..
Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore speaks at a news conference in Birmingham, Ala., on Nov. 16. His communications director, John Rogers, has resig..
Since the U.S. Congress passed the Affordable Care Act, the individual mandate has been its least popular part. Republicans have fought, so far unsucc..
Twenty-five years ago, Bill Clinton campaigned on an idea for limiting excessive pay for American CEOs: Cap the tax deductibility of top executives' c..
Add Russia Investigation as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Russia Investigation news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Some Republican..
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson, a consultant for Fortune 500 companies, doesn't look much like the renegade outsider..
WASHINGTON (AP) — "Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of a hotly contested..
Republicans are investing enormous amounts of political capital and dollars to pump up support for the GOP tax overhaul in a risky, last-ditch legisla..
President Trump and congressional leaders plan to meet next week to discuss how to avert a potential government shutdown at the end of the year. White..
President Trump and congressional leaders plan to meet next week to discuss how to avert a potential government shutdown at the end of the year. White..
"Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Virginia Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of what seemed an uncomfortab..
WASHINGTON (AP) — "Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Virginia Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of what see..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats have been quick to support the "me too" chorus of women — and some men — who have stepped up to allege-----misconduct and ..
In this Nov. 21, 2017, photo, President Donald Trump pardons Drumstick during the National Thanksgiving Turkey Pardoning Ceremony in the Rose Garden o..
Doug Jones was faced with a new challenge in his race against Roy Moore for senator in Alabama on Tuesday when President Donald Trump greeted reporter..
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on-----misconduct allegations against Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Republic..
President Donald Trump, with first lady Melania Trump and their son, Barron,  on Tuesday defended Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, ..
Congressional Republicans have implanted nearly 50 expiring provisions in their tax-cut bills that, if left unaddressed, would transform what Republic..
THE PROGNOSIS Here’s a question that spins both ways. Can liberal states target antiabortion counselors? Can conservative states target doctors who pr..
President Trump’s eldest son is headlining a fundraiser in Kansas next week for Republican gubernatorial hopeful Kris Kobach, marking the Trump family..
President Trump speaks to reporters before leaving the White House on Nov. 21 in Washington for a Thanksgiving trip to Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla. ..
Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate in Alabama, Roy Moore, speaks at a campaign rally on September 25, 2017 in Fairhope, Alabama. (Scott Olson/Ge..