Congress has been unable to come up with deals for two critical issues: DACA and the budget. And if Republicans get their way, the two issues, in the end, will be connected. Political analyst Larry Gerston...
Monday, Jan 15, 2018 at 02:28 PM PST
Senate Committee Hears Testimony on Gun Control Bills
A couple who survived last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas were among those who asked a Senate panel Monday to pass a slate of bills that include a measure to prohibit so-called bump stocks, a trigger...
Monday, Jan 15, 2018 at 01:41 PM PST
Trump Defends Himself Anew Against Charges That He Is Racist
President Donald Trump is defending himself anew against accusations that he is racist, this time after recent disparaging comments about Haiti and African nations.
"No, No. I'm not a racist," Trump said...
Sunday, Jan 14, 2018 at 04:26 PM PST
Worshipers 'Pray for Trump's Soul' After MLK Service in NYC
A service honoring civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Sunday was dominated by conversations about vulgar comments President Trump reportedly made about African nations last week.
Sunday, Jan 14, 2018 at 10:50 PM PST
Trust and Truth Under Trump: Americans Are in a Quandary
When truck driver Chris Gromek wants to know what's really going on in Washington, he scans the internet and satellite radio. He no longer flips TV channels because networks such as Fox News and MSNBC deliver...
The Trump administration is preparing to withhold tens of millions of dollars from the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees, cutting the year's first contribution by more than half or perhaps entirely, and...
Monday, Jan 15, 2018 at 05:34 AM PST
GOP Senators Who Didn't Recall Trump Vulgarity Backtrack
Two Republican senators who attended a meeting on immigration with President Donald Trump claimed Sunday that he did not use the phrase "s--ithole countries" in reference to Haiti and African nations, and one...
Sunday, Jan 14, 2018 at 10:02 AM PST
'Indefensible': Haitian-American Rep. on Trump's Remarks
Republican Rep. Mia Love said Sunday that "she can't defend the indefensible" when it comes to the president's vulgar remarks referring to immigration from African nations and comments on whether the U.S. needed...
Sunday, Jan 14, 2018 at 07:41 AM PST
Flake to Denounce Trump Media Attacks as Stalinist
Sen. Jeff Flake is planning to slam President Donald Trump's attacks on the press on the Senate floor this week in a speech that will compare the president's use of the term "enemy of the people" to describe the...
Sunday, Jan 14, 2018 at 11:38 AM PST
Trump: Program to Protect 'Dreamers' Is 'Probably Dead'
President Donald Trump said Sunday that a program that protects immigrants who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children is "probably dead," casting a cloud over already tenuous negotiations just days...