(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump has ignored the threat posed by Russian President Vladimir Putin to Western democracies including the U.S., leaving a vacuum that presents a dangerous challenge to America's national security and foreign policy...

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(WASHINGTON) -- A group of female House Democrats, including Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., plan to wear black for President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address later this month, in an anti-harassment demonstration to sh...

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(NEW YORK) -- Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s personal attorney and close confidant, says he filed a pair of lawsuits on Tuesday, one in state court against the popular website BuzzFeed and the other in federal court against the private investiga...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Stephen Bannon has stepped down as executive chairman of Breitbart News, the company announced in an online post and a source close to Bannon confirmed to ABC News.The former White House chief strategist has faced mounting...

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(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate Judiciary Committee’s top Democrat Tuesday made a unilateral decision to release a transcript of the panel’s closed-door interview with Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson, whose company helped compile the now-i...

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(WASHINGTON) -- A House Democrat has introduced a new bill requiring major party presidential nominees undergo full medical exams and release the results to the public after a controversial new book ignited debate about President Donald Trump's menta...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Democrats pressed President Trump’s nominee to lead the Department of Health and Human Services, Alex Azar, on his ties to the pharmaceutical industry during a confirmation hearing Tuesday on Capitol Hill.HHS, which...

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(NEW YORK) -- As speculation continues to swirl about an Oprah Winfrey presidential run in the aftermath of her rousing Golden Globes speech, President Donald Trump waded into the conversation Tuesday, saying she didn't think the media mogul would la...

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(WASHINGTON) -- A month after President Donald Trump called the FBI “dishonest” and “in tatters,” director Christopher Wray said Tuesday he is “honored” to be representing the agents and employees of the bureau, bu...

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(MARICOPA COUNTY, Ariz.) -- Former Maricopa County, Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, pardoned by President Donald Trump in August after he was convicted of contempt of court, announced Tuesday that he is running for the U.S. Senate. "We cannot sit...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Special Counsel Robert Mueller personally attended a meeting last month with President Donald Trump's lawyers to discuss the ongoing Russia investigation during which the special counsel raised the possibility that his office may need...

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(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump has been talking about his smarts recently, but this is far from the first time that he has weighed in on his own mental prowess.The recent remarks, made both in person during a trip to Camp David and on so...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Former Massachusetts governor and 2012 GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney was treated for prostate cancer over the summer, an aide to Romney confirmed to ABC News.“Governor Romney was diagnosed with slow-growing...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Attorneys for the publisher of a controversial new book that provides a behind-the-scenes look at the Trump White House responded forcefully to a cease-and-desist letter sent last week by lawyers for President Donald Trump, arguing th...

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