'That's treason!' Candidates clash over Taliban comment at Arizona Senate debate

(PHOENIX) -- The only debate in the Arizona Senate race ended with fireworks as Republican nominee Rep. Martha McSally accused her Democratic opponent Rep. Kyrsten Sinema of treason Monday night.

The slam came in reference to a 2003 video ... Read More

Suspicious letter sent to Republican Sen. Susan Collins' home, author said it contained Ricin

(BANGOR, Maine) -- A threatening letter that the writer claimed was contaminated with ricin was sent to the Bangor, Maine, residence of Sen. Susan Collins early Monday afternoon, the senator's communications director, Annie Clark said.

Ban... Read More

Trump suggests 'rogue killers' may be involved in disappearance of journalist Khashoggi

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump told reporters that "rogue killers" may be involved in the disappearance of independent journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi citizen who has been living in the U.S.

The president's comments Monday morn... Read More

Judge dismisses Stormy Daniels defamation lawsuit against Trump

(NEW YORK) -- A federal judge has dismissed a defamation lawsuit filed by adult film actress Stormy Daniels against President Donald Trump, court documents showed.

Daniels was also ordered to pay Trump's legal fees.

Shortly afte... Read More

Elizabeth Warren releases DNA analysis showing 'strong evidence' of Native American ancestry

(WASHINGTON) -- Progressive stalwart and frequent Trump target Sen. Elizabeth Warren has released results of a DNA test giving "strong evidence" that she had a Native American ancestor dating back several generations.

"While the vast major... Read More

Lawyer for indicted Russian firm says special counsel 'made up a crime'

(WASHINGTON) -- An attorney for a Russian firm allegedly involved in the wide-ranging effort to interfere in the 2016 election sought to convince a federal judge this week that his client’s alleged crimes are in fact not crimes at all.
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Parkland shooting survivors-turned-activists: 'We are the largest voting bloc in this country'

(NEW YORK) -- The young activists who inspired March For Our Lives, have released a book about their fight for gun reform.

Students Emma Gonzalez, Matt Deitsch and Delaney Tarr helped lead a nearly one-million-strong March For Our Lives ag... Read More

Trump's claim of 'scary time for young men' is a fear tactic: Alyssa Milano

(NEW YORK) -- Actress and activist Alyssa Milano, one of the first proponents of the #MeToo hashtag when the movement launched one year ago Monday, said President Donald Trump's recent comments that it is "a very scary time for young men in America" ... Read More

GOP Rep. Duncan Hunter under fire for ad calling his opponent a 'security risk'

(WASHINGTON) -- California Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter, who was indicted in August on charges of using campaign funds for personal expenses, is facing criticism over an ad calling his opponent, Ammar Campa-Najjar, a “security risk.”
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Arizonans see 'vital' Senate race as matter of being for or against Trump

(PHOENIX) -- A colorful primary, a negative ad blitz, national attention and early voting have all been a part of the Arizona Senate race.

But up until now, there’s been one missing piece: a debate.

The two candidates who ... Read More

Sen. David Perdue rips phone out of student's hand as he's asking question

(ATLANTA) -- Georgia Sen. David Perdue has stirred up a host of new questions after he appeared to dodge a college student's inquiry by ripping the student's cellphone out of his hand in the midst of a video recording.

The GOP senator was ... Read More

'I don't know that it's man-made': Trump asks for proof of climate change

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump, in a wide-ranging interview on CBS' 60 Minutes, dithered on whether he believes climate change is manmade, called the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi "disgusting," defended his friend... Read More

Group led by Steve Bannon spending $3 million on digital ads ahead of midterm election

(WASHINGTON) -- Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon's political arm is spending $3 million on digital ads targeted at getting out the vote ahead of the midterms, according to Bannon.

The new push, just three weeks before the m... Read More

Trump called for plan to remove all US diplomats from Turkey in frustration over detention of American pastor

(WASHINGTON) -- Incensed by the detention of American pastor Andrew Brunson, President Donald Trump called for a plan to be drawn up in late August for the complete withdrawal of U.S. diplomatic personnel from Turkey, senior administration and State ... Read More