Politics

North Korea Just Cut Its Last Diplomatic Channel to the U.S.

Shortly after North Korea threatened a "physical response" to the deployment of a U.S. missile defense system in South Korea on Monday, Pyongyang announced...

Confederate flag flies once again at the South Carolina statehouse

On July 10, 2015, a flood of thousands gathered outside the South Carolina statehouse, intent to watch the Confederate flag fall and never return. It...

U.S. will send hundreds more troops to Iraq following seizure of key airfield

BAGHDAD - Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter said Monday that the Pentagon will deploy an additional 560 U.S. troops to Iraq, a widening of...

Texas Gov. Abbott Suffered Third-Degree Burns Hours Before Dallas Shooting

When Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, R, addressed his people Friday at Dallas' City Hall, he spoke of unity, and he spoke of healing. It'd been...

10 More States Sue Obama Administration Over Transgender Bathroom Rules

Ten additional states are suing the Obama administration to stop a directive that requires schools to allow transgender students to use bathrooms aligned with...

Obama calls Dallas shootings ‘a vicious, calculated and despicable attack’

WARSAW, Poland - President Obama, addressing the tumult, anger and confusion at home, said here Friday that he was outraged by the sniper attacks...

1 dead, 4 injured after gunman opens fire at hotel and motorists In Tennessee

BRISTOL, Tenn. -- 4 people are injured and one has died after a gunman opened fire at a hotel and motorists in Britsol, Tennessee. The...

Paul Ryan Says FBI’s Hillary Clinton Email Decision Damages ‘The Rule Of Law’

House Speaker Paul Ryan has said that FBI Director James Comey's announcement that the FBI won't recommend prosecution of Hillary Clinton defies explanation. "While I...

Former London mayor Boris Johnson says he will not run for British prime minister

LONDON - The question of who will lead Britain into its future outside the European Union - a muddled mess for nearly a week...

House Speaker Paul Ryan urges new trade deal with the UK

WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul D. Ryan is calling on the administration to start talking to the United Kingdom about a new trade agreement...

Jeremy Corbyn LOSES no confidence vote as 172 Labour MPs go against him; Refuses...

LONDON - Britain's political turmoil deepened Tuesday, with members of the opposition Labour Party rebelling against their leader in a no-confidence vote while the...

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn to face no-confidence vote from Labour MPs

LONDON - Britain's political turmoil deepened Tuesday, with members of the opposition Labour Party attempting to topple their own leader and the governing Conservatives...

‘You’re not laughing now,’ Nigel Farage tells EU Parliament

LONDON -- Tensions between the European Union and Britain, as well as within the country itself, spilled over to Brussels on Tuesday, as Nigel...

Benghazi panel says Clinton should have been aware of dangers

Hillary Clinton should have realized that extremists posed a risk to U.S. officials in Libya before the September 2012 attacks in Benghazi, according to...

Biden holding cancer summit to pump up support for ‘moonshot’ effort

WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden will convene a day-long cancer summit in Washington on Wednesday that will be part pep rally, part Ted...