Trump dismisses sketch of alleged Stormy Daniels attacker as a 'con job'

(WASHINGTON) -- In his first-ever Twitter acknowledgement of a claim made by adult-film actress Stormy Daniels, President Donald Trump circulated a composite sketch early Wed... Read More

James Comey: 'The Republican Party has left me and many others'

(NEW YORK) -- Former FBI Director James Comey was a registered Republican for most of his life, but now he believes "the Republican Party has left me and many others."

"I just think they've lost their way, and I can't be associated with it... Read More

Barbara Bush's death prompts outpouring of support from politicians, public figures

(HOUSTON) -- Politicians and public figures took to social media Tuesday evening to express condolences to the Bush family over the loss of former first lady Barbara Bush.

The matriarch of the Bush dynasty died Tuesday at the age of 92. Sh... Read More

Trump advised to stay out of House speaker race: Sources

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump wanted to endorse House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy to succeed outgoing House Speaker Paul Ryan but is being advised not to back a candidate in the race, two White House officials and a source close to the ad... Read More

Senate GOP leader rejects legislation to protect special counsel

(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said a new bill that would shield special counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by President Donald Trump will not be brought up on the Senate floor, ending a bipartisan effort that had been in... Read More

Top House Republicans give Justice Department extension for sending Comey memos

(WASHINGTON) -- Top House Republicans have given the Department of Justice several more days to comply with a request for copies of former FBI Director James Comey’s memos detailing his encounters with President Trump, according to congressiona... Read More

Missouri attorney general says Gov. Greitens may have committed felony in relationship with former charity

(ST. LOUIS, Mo.) -- Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, a Republican candidate for Senate, announced Tuesday that his office may have found evidence of a felony by GOP Gov. Eric Greitens in an investigation involving a veterans charity founded by ... Read More

GOP hopes to hold on to senate seat in West Virginia

(WASHINGTON) -- With the West Virginia primary only three weeks away, the national Republican Party is hoping to avoid in the Mountain State a repeat of the type of loss the party faced in the Alabama special election.

Former coal baron Do... Read More

Supreme Court takes up battle between states, web retailers over sales tax

(WASHINGTON) -- Retail websites could soon be ordered to collect sales taxes on all merchandise sold.

Lawyers representing South Dakota will ask the Supreme C... Read More

Majorities back Trump summits, tougher sanctions on Russia (POLL)

(WASHINGTON) -- A bipartisan majority of Americans in a new ABC News/Washington Post poll supports tougher sanctions on Russia in response to its alleged international misbehavior. Yet for half, a chitchat at the White House couldn’t hurt, eith... Read More

James Comey responds to critics like President Trump in live interview

(NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump's calls for James Comey to be jailed are "not normal," the former FBI director said in a live appearance on Read More

Top Republican woman in the House at risk in 2018 re-election bid

(WASHINGTON) -- After House Speaker Paul Ryan announced his retirement last week, it looks as if there may be another Republican leader who may not return to Congre... Read More

Judge rejects Trump lawyer's request to keep seized records from being accessed by investigators

(NEW YORK) -- A federal judge Monday rejected efforts by President Donald Trump and his personal attorney to keep law enforcement from accessing records seized in a stun... Read More

Sean Hannity disputes Michael Cohen claim he was a client

(NEW YORK) -- Fox News host Sean Hannity disputes a claim that he was a client of Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s personal attorney — an assertion Cohen’s lawyers made in court on Monday during a surprising turn in the legal... Read More