Petraeus: US military protects Americans' right 'to criticize us'

(WASHINGTON) -- Retired four-star U.S. Army Gen. David Petraeus said the military is "fiercely protective” of the freedoms of speech and expression “even if that includes criticizing us.&r... Read More

Outspoken conservative Ben Shapiro on whether free speech still has a place on college campuses

(NEW YORK) -- Ben Shapiro is a 33-year-old father of two, a lawyer who wears button-down shirts and has his own media platforms.

He also has been on a speaking tour promoting what he believes are frank conversations about America today in ... Read More

President Trump to allow release of classified JFK assassination documents

(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump said he will allow the release of long-classified CIA and FBI documents about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

The thousands of documents are set for release by the National Archives on Oct. 2... Read More

Senators ask Mattis for more information on Niger attack

(WASHINGTON) -- After meeting separately with Secretary of Defense James Mattis, both Sens. Lindsey Graham and John McCain said the military should do more to keep members of Congress aware of its counterterrorism operations around the world.
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White House officials used private email, violated federal record-keeping rules, top Democrat says

(WASHINGTON) -- White House officials have violated federal record-keeping laws by not promptly forwarding private emails to public accounts, a top House Democrat said Friday.

In a letter to House Oversight Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy, R... Read More

Rep. Wilson alleges White House chief of staff used 'racist term' in criticism

(WASHINGTON) -- Representative Frederica Wilson alleged that White House Chief of Staff John Kelly employed "a racist term" in his criticism of her actions after she assailed President Donald Trump over his call to the widow of a U.S. soldier killed ... Read More

Breaking down the fiscal 2018 budget passed by Senate

(WASHINGTON) -- By a vote of 51-49, Senate Republicans passed a fiscal 2018 budget right along party lines, with every single Democrat voting against the budget framework, and all Republicans, save for one, voting for it.

The fiscal 2018 b... Read More

Woman who accused Trump of groping her on an airplane doubts Weinstein backlash will prompt change

(WASHINGTON) -- One of the roughly dozen women who came forward with accusations of sexual harassment or assault against Donald Trump during the presidential campaign doubts that the uproar over allegations against Harvey Weinstein will lead to lasti... Read More

Pelosi: Trump 'would not walk away' from Dreamers

(NEW YORK) -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Friday that while President Donald Trump’s actions on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program have been “heartbreaking,” she has “confidence” he wil... Read More

First lady Melania Trump's inaugural gown unveiled at Smithsonian

(NEW YORK) --  First lady Melania Trump’s inaugural gown went on display Friday at the Smithsonian, part of an exhibit that features various inaugural gowns of former first ladies.

Trump, who participated in the gown’s unv... Read More

Senate Republicans pass budget that will add $1.5 trillion to deficit, slash Medicare and Medicaid

(NEW YORK) --  Senate Republicans passed a budget late Thursday night following a series of votes, setting the stage for the GOP's ultimate goal of tackling tax reform later this year.

The measure is estimated to add $1.5 trillion to ... Read More