Top Democrat Sen. Dick Durbin says Ford 'deserves a fair hearing'

(WASHINGTON) -- A top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee said the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault is "a credible witness" who has been subject to d... Read More

Congressman Paul Gosar's siblings support opposing candidate in political ad

(PHOENIX) -- Most political ads follow a familiar formula: Tout accomplishments, show public testimonials and wrap with the mandatory message of endorsement. Arizona congressional candidate David Brill's ad is no different -- until those criticizing ... Read More

Hillary Clinton asks what happened to Republican Party: 'Why are they so intimidated?'

(WASHINGTON) -- Hillary Clinton called out the Republican Party for backing down to President Donald Trump, asking, "Why are they so intimidated?"

Clinton spoke to The Late Show host Stephen Colbert in a wide-ranging interview on ... Read More

Lawyer for Kavanaugh accuser rejects 'arbitrary' Friday deadline, granted extra day

(WASHINGTON) -- The lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford asked for an extra day to work out the conditions for her to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee regarding her allegation of sexual assault by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
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FEMA Administrator Brock Long chastised for using government vehicles

(NEW YORK) -- Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Brock Long used government-owned vehicles without proper authorization, but will reimburse the government and not be fired, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said in a stateme... Read More

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein once suggested recording Trump, removing him via 25th Amendment: Sources

(WASHINGTON) -- At a May 2017 meeting between Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and then-acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, a week after President Trump had fired James Comey as director, Rosenstein suggested that McCabe or others wear a... Read More

Former Trump lawyer discussed helping Manafort and Gates with legal bills: Sources

(WASHINGTON) -- The man who once led President Donald Trump’s legal defense in the Russia probe expressed interest in providing financial support to Paul Manafort and Rick Gates - the former Trump campaign chairman and deputy chairman, respecti... Read More

Trump says he will 'get rid' of a 'lingering stench' in the FBI, DOJ

(NEW YORK) --  Following news Friday that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein suggested in 2017 that officials in the FBI should wear a wire when speaking with President Trump, the president told a rally in Missouri that he hopes soon to get ... Read More

Federal judge orders Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to give deposition in 2020 census case

(NEW YORK) --  A federal judge has ordered U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross be deposed over a decision to reinstate a question regarding citizenship status to the upcoming 2020 census, court documents show.

U.S. District Judge Jesse... Read More

Joe Biden to campaign with Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams

(ATLANTA) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden is planning to join Georgia's Democratic gubernatorial nominee Stacey Abrams for a campaign event for the first time in Atlanta next Thursday, an Abrams campaign spokesperson told ABC News.

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Obama's next campaign stop: Pennsylvania, key to Democrats' success

(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Barack Obama continued his spirited effort to boost his party's midterm ambitions with an event Friday in Pennsylvania, a state pivotal to Democratic hopes of winning back congressional majorities and one that could p... Read More