Eric Schneiderman wants double jeopardy loophole closedLaw unclear on whether pardoned individual can face state chargesNew York state law must be clarified to ensure anyone pardoned by President Donald Trump may still be charged with violations of state
Drawing purports to show man who threatened porn starPresident makes rare comment about actor who claims affairDonald Trump has said a porn actor is pulling “a total con job” by promoting an artist’s sketch of a man she says threatened her to keep s
Republican Senate majority leader says bill is ‘not necessary’ because Trump will not fire special counsel, despite bipartisan fearsThe Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell, has said he will not allow a vote on a bill that would protect the special
Vice President Mike Pence's choice to be his new national security adviser has withdrawn from consideration after President Donald Trump got wind of the plan to hire someone associated with anti-Trump ads in the past.
Donald Trump’s morning tweet comes ahead of James Comey’s interview with ABC to be broadcast in full on Sunday eveningDonald Trump hit out again at “slimeball” James Comey on Sunday with a characteristic flurry of furious early-morning tweets in w
US president thanks London and Paris for their ‘wisdom and power’ but military action draws mixed reaction in Washington Donald Trump hailed the strikes carried out against Syria by the US, UK and France as “perfectly executed” on Saturday, adding
Twitter attack follows watchdog report critical of ex-FBI officialMcCabe issues point-by-point rebuttal to justice department reportA lawyer for fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe said on Friday he was considering filing a defamation lawsuit against
United States senators preparing for Mike Pompeo's confirmation hearing Thursday to become the next secretary of state said one of their main questions would be: will the CIA director be able to stand up to President Donald Trump?
Trump nominated Pompe
In a diatribe of extravagant narcissism the president called the FBI’s raiding of his lawyer’s premises ‘an attack on our country’“It’s a disgrace, it’s frankly a real disgrace. It’s an attack on our country in a true sense. It’s an atta
The rightwing broadcaster met Trump at the White House to pitch a potentially lucrative new product to officialsThe chairman of Sinclair Broadcast Group met Donald Trump at the White House during a visit to pitch a potentially lucrative new product to adm
More than 50 former US national security officials and lawmakers endorsed Gina Haspel, President Donald Trump's controversial pick to head the CIA, in a letter sent Monday to the Senate Intelligence Committee.
The Latest on U.S. reaction to the apparent chemical attack in Syria (all times local): 12:45 p.m. President Donald Trump has condemned the "heinous" suspected poison gas attack in Syria and said he'll make a decision on the U.S. response within 24 to 48
Donald Trump has condemned Putin and Iran ‘for backing Animal Assad’ – but that’s probably as far as it goesConscience has become the mayfly of our era: here today, gone tomorrow. For the moment, the world is transfixed by the horrific images from
Why must we choose between the worst president of our lifetimes and one of the most rapacious corporate enterprises in the country?President Trump last week resumed his campaign of critical tweets about the online retailer Amazon, which he accuses of payi