Top News -
ACLU sues Trump administration for tracking, interrogating journalists at border
Thu, 21 Nov 2019 03:20:29 -0500
Five American photojournalists who were allegedly tracked, detained and interrogated by the Department of Homeland Security have sued the Trump administration for violating their First Amendment rights.
On This Day, Nov. 21: Rebecca Latimer Felton becomes first female U.S. senator
Thu, 21 Nov 2019 03:00:09 -0500
On Nov. 21, 1922, Rebecca Latimer Felton of Georgia takes the oath of office, becoming the first female United States Senator.
Iran's Rouhani claims victory over protests
Thu, 21 Nov 2019 02:02:32 -0500
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said government forces have suppressed a mass protest that erupted last week over a hike in fuel prices, according to state media.
Democrats weigh in on Trump impeachment hearing, foreign policy in fifth debate
Thu, 21 Nov 2019 00:25:17 -0500
Democratic 2020 presidential hopefuls weighed in on bombshell testimony from the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump during Wednesday night's debate.
House committee passes landmark bill to decriminalize marijuana
Wed, 20 Nov 2019 23:16:59 -0500
The House Judiciary Committee passed a landmark bill Wednesday to federally decriminalize marijuana by removing it as a Schedule 1 drug of the Controlled Substances Act.
Impeachment: Gordon Sondland ties President Donald Trump to quid pro quo in meeting with Ukraine president
Wed, 20 Nov 2019 20:26:26 -0500
U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland told impeachment investigators Wednesday there was quid pro quo involving the new Ukrainian president's request for a meeting with President Donald Trump.
Maloney elected to lead House oversight committee
Wed, 20 Nov 2019 20:22:14 -0500
House Democrats on Wednesday elected Rep. Carolyn Maloney to be chairwoman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, replacing the late Rep. Elijah Cummings.
United Auto Workers President Gary Jones resigns amid embezzlement charges
Wed, 20 Nov 2019 19:30:15 -0500
United Auto Workers President Gary Jones resigned Wednesday amid accusations he embezzled more than $1.5 million from the union.
President Donald Trump says Apple may receive tariff exemptions
Wed, 20 Nov 2019 19:19:48 -0500
President Donald Trump suggested Apple may receive exemptions in the next round of Chinese tariffs while touring the company's manufacturing campus in Texas on Wednesday.
SpaceX's Starship prototype blows its top during Texas test
Wed, 20 Nov 2019 19:05:44 -0500
An early prototype of SpaceX's Starship rocket blew its top during a test Wednesday at the company's construction yard in Boca Chica, Texas.