Newt Gingrich: Trump has a 'compulsion to counterattack'

(NEW YORK) -- Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said President Trump's tweet asserting that he's under investigation for firing FBI Director James Comey wasn't helpful to the president.

"Trump has a compulsion to counterattack, and is ver... Read More

Top House Democrat says President Trump 'wants to take down' special counsel Mueller

(NEW YORK) -- The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said President Trump wants to "take down" special counsel Robert Mueller, who is conducting the investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible ties to Trump a... Read More

Putin sees chance under Trump to 'crack the NATO alliance': Former US ambassador to NATO

(WASHINGTON) -- The former U.S. ambassador to NATO said the unpredictability of the Trump administration may open opportunities for opponents.

"This sort of unpredictability over the first five months of this administration possibly opens ... Read More

Rep. Eric Swalwell goes phone-banking for Georgia Democrat Jon Ossoff

(DUBLIN, Calif.) -- California Rep. Eric Swalwell rolled up his sleeves and picked up the phone Saturday to encourage voters in Georgia's 6th Congressional District to vote in Tuesday's special election for Jon Ossoff, the Democrat vying to fill the ... Read More

Scalise's condition upgraded to serious: He 'is speaking with his loved ones'

(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Steve Scalise's condition is continuing to improve after he was shot Wednesday at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia.

The Louisiana Republican is "more responsive, and is speaking with his loved ... Read More

Inside Georgia's special election to fill Tom Price's House seat

(WASHINGTON) -- On Tuesday, voters will head to the polls for the special election in Georgia's 6th congressional district. Early voting is already underway in what has become one of the most closely-watched races this year.

The 6th congre... Read More

An inside look at possibly the priciest US House race ever

(WASHINGTON) -- Voters outside Atlanta will head to the polls on Tuesday to fill the seat in the U.S. House of Representatives left vacant when President Donald Trump tapped Republican Tom Price to serve as his secretary of Health and Human Services.... Read More

Trump Cabinet officers urge on Republicans in Georgia race on Tuesday

(WASHINGTON) -- Trying to stave off a major upset ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, two of President Donald Trump's Cabinet officers returned to Atlanta's traditionally conservative suburbs and urged Republican voters to maintain the GOP's monopol... Read More

First lady's parents join President Trump on his first-ever Camp David visit

(WASHINGTON) --  President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are spending this weekend at Camp David, marking the first time the first family has visited the presidential country retreat.

Joining the Trumps are their 11-year-o... Read More

Deputy AG acknowledges he may need to recuse himself from Russia probe

(WASHINGTON) -- The senior Justice Department official with ultimate authority over the special counsel's probe of Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 election has privately acknowledged to colleagues that he may have to recuse himself from the mat... Read More

Trump earned more at Mar-a-Lago, from 'Art of the Deal,' financial disclosure form shows

(WASHINGTON) -- In a financial disclosure form made public by the Office of Government Ethics Friday, President Donald Trump's reported earnings from his Mar-a-Lago resort and popular book "The Art of the Deal" increased compared to previous reports ... Read More

Rep. Doyle: Congressional shooting 'may have brought some unity'

(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Mike Doyle, D-Penn., hopes that Congress will find a way to debate hot-button issues with more civility in the aftermath of this week’s shooting at a congressional baseball practice.

Doyle, who managed the Democr... Read More

Rep. Scalise remains in critical condition, hospital 'encouraged' by 'improvement' in last 36 hours

(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., remains in critical condition, hospital officials said this afternoon, after the House majority whip and three others were shot at a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia, Wednesday.

Dr. Jack Sav... Read More

Former Trump campaign adviser contacted by FBI, source says

(NEW YORK) -- Michael Caputo, a campaign adviser to President Donald Trump, has been contacted by the FBI, according to a source with direct knowledge of the action.

The source indicated it was an initial engagement meant to establish cont... Read More