(WASHINGTON) -- Supporters of bipartisan legislation designed to strongly rebuke Saudi Arabia for the role its Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, allegedly played in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, say they believe they have secured enough v...

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(WASHINGTON) -- In the wake of Michael Cohen’s bombshell plea agreement with special counsel Robert Mueller, questions remain about the investigation into the illegal leaking of the former presidential fixer and longtime attorney's sensitive fi...

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(WASHINGTON) -- On the heels of significant Democratic midterm victories in Michigan and Wisconsin, the Republican-controlled legislatures in both states have advanced plans to limit the authority of the states' newly elected governors.De...

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(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration wants to make it easier for energy companies to open new coal-fired power plants, even as government data shows the U.S. is at the lowest level of coal use in decades.The Environmental Protection A...

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(WASHINGTON) -- As Democrats wait to take over the majority next year, House Speaker-designate Nancy Pelosi says that lawmakers should punt a debate over the president's demand for a border wall to next fall in order to avert a partial government shu...

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(WASHINGTON) -- What began as a traffic stop for a faulty headlight has become a potentially precedent-shattering Supreme Court case with reverberations that could reach the White House.When police stopped Terance Martez Gamble in Mobile,...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Republican leaders will meet Thursday to discuss how to proceed as many lawmakers seek to punish Saudi Arabia for the brutal murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.Several Republicans have joined Democr...

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(WASHINGTON) -- George W. Bush, the 43rd president who often referred to his father endearingly as "41" delivered a poignant eulogy of his father, President George H.W. Bush on Wednesday.Toward the end of the emotional address, and in fro...

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(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump’s tweets regularly cause firestorms online, but a recent series of posts have raised fiery legal questions.His tweets about his former lawyer Michael Cohen and longtime political advisor Roger...

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(WASHINGTON) -- There was one moment at former President George H.W. Bush's funeral that marked an awkward break from the warmth and unity that has been largely present this week.It came when the Trumps walked into the front pew at Nation...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Robert Mueller, in a highly anticipated sentencing memo for President Trump’s first national security adviser, described in broad strokes the extent to which Michael Flynn’s cooperation aided the special counsel’s pr...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Hundreds of dignitaries, heads of state and family members will gather at Washington National Cathedral Wednesday for a state funeral honoring the life of former President George H.W. Bush.The remains of the 41st president...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Federal workers are being warned to leave that #ResistTrump coffee mug or “Make America Great Again” hat at home and to stop wading into political arguments on social media. Talking about the possibility of presidential im...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Special counsel Robert Mueller is recommending no prison time for retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, citing the former national security adviser’s “substantial assistance” in his ongoing investigation into Russian inter...

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