News » Politics

1 thru 10 of 5901 Stories
Old-school R&B Group The O'Jays Get into a Political Groove

Old-school R&B Group The O'Jays Get into a Political Groove

By Mark Kennedy | Oct 20
The iconic R&B group The O'Jays has always made music for the heart. Now the group is going for the jugular on what it says is its last album.

Alaska's Independent Governor Drops Re-Election Bid

Alaska's Independent Governor Drops Re-Election Bid

By Becky Bohrer | Oct 20
Alaska Gov. Bill Walker dropped his re-election bid shortly after the sudden resignation of his lieutenant governor over what Walker described as an inappropriate overture toward a woman.

In Full Campaign Mode, Trump Calls Dems 'Too Extreme'

In Full Campaign Mode, Trump Calls Dems 'Too Extreme'

By Zeke Miller | Oct 20
President Donald Trump, seeking to frame the choices for voters in the midterm elections, said Friday that Democrats are "too extreme and too dangerous" to take control of Congress.

Trump: Saudi Arrests in Khashoggi Death 'a Good First Step'

Trump: Saudi Arrests in Khashoggi Death 'a Good First Step'

By Zeke Miller and Ashley Thomas | Oct 20
President Donald Trump on Friday called Saudi Arabia's announcement that suspects are in custody in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi a "good first step" and said he would work with Congress on a U.S. response.

Seeking to Frame Election, Trump Calls Dems 'Too Extreme'

Seeking to Frame Election, Trump Calls Dems 'Too Extreme'

By Zeke Miller | Oct 20
President Donald Trump, seeking to frame the choices for voters in the midterm elections, said Friday that Democrats are "too extreme and too dangerous" to take control of Congress.

Trump's Campaign Mode Revives Fiery Immigration Talk

By Zeke Miller and Catherine Lucey | Oct 20
Donald Trump fueled his 2016 campaign with fiery immigration rhetoric, visions of hordes flowing across the border to assault Americans and steal their jobs.

Trump Considering Openly Gay Diplomat as UN Ambassador?

Trump Considering Openly Gay Diplomat as UN Ambassador?

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 19
Reports suggest that President Trump has openly gay diplomat Richard Grenell in mind as Nikki Haley's successor as Ambassador to the United Nations.

New D.C. Bill Could Expand Care for LGBT Seniors, People With HIV

New D.C. Bill Could Expand Care for LGBT Seniors, People With HIV

Oct 19
D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh has introduced first-of-its-kind legislation to better protect and support LGBT elders and older people living with HIV in the District of Columbia.

Trump Praises Montana Congressman Who Body-Slammed Reporter

Trump Praises Montana Congressman Who Body-Slammed Reporter

By Zeke Miller and Ashley Thomas | Oct 19
President Donald Trump praised a Republican congressman for body-slamming a reporter last year, calling him a "tough cookie" and saying he thinks it might have helped him win election in Montana.

Medicare for All? CMS Chief Says Think Again

Medicare for All? CMS Chief Says Think Again

By Phil Galewitz | Oct 18
The Trump administration's top Medicare official Tuesday slammed the federal health program as riddled with problems that hinder care to beneficiaries, increase costs for taxpayers and escalate fraud and abuse.

1 thru 10 of 5901 Stories