Court rules Obama-era student loan regulations must take effect

A D.C. District Court judge allowed the implementation of Obama-era student loan protections for for-profit college graduates Tuesday, denying a request for further delay.This decisions means that the law, which se…

Trump vows ‘severe punishment’ if Saudia Arabia killed journalist

President Trump vowed “severe punishment” if Saudi Arabia is shown to be behind the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in an interview with CBS’s “60 Minutes” set to air Sunday.The remarks are the toughest…

DeVos will no longer seek to delay Obama-era student loan regulations

The Education Department announced Friday that it would not seek a further delay of an Obama-era student loan regulation, the …

Trump: ‘Robert E. Lee was a great general’

President Trump praised Confederate Geader Robert E. Lee as “a great general” on Friday during a campaign rally in Lebanon, Ohio.”So Robert E. Lee was a great general. And Abraham Lincoln developed a phobia. He cou…

Cruz says he’s willing to participate in debate with O’Rourke on CNN

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said Friday that he is now willing to debate Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D) on CNN, the …

Donna Brazile: ‘Kanye West has set us back 155 years’

Former interim Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Donna Brazile tweeted Thursday that Kanye West has “set us back 155 years” in response to his exuberant praise of President Trump while meeting at the White House….

AP: Migrant children may be adopted after parents are deported

Holes in immigration laws are allowing state court judges to grant custody of migrant children to American families without notifying their deported parents, …

Melania Trump on tweets: I’ve told my husband to put down the phone

First lady Melania Trump said Saturday that she doesn’t always agree with things her husband writes on Twitter, joking she has asked him before to put down his phone.”I don’t always agree with what he tweets and I…

Trump campaign email mistakenly calls for Kavanaugh to be confirmed to Senate

President Trump’s reelection campaign sent an email to supporters Thursday night mistakenly urging for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh to be confirmed to the U.S. Senate.The email asks supporters to pledge th…

New York AG: Trump Foundation engaged in ‘persistent illegality’

The New York State attorney general’s office is suing the Trump Foundation for “persistent illegality,” according to a court filing on Thursday….

Angus King: Trump’s attack on Ford ‘made me feel sort of sick’

Senator Angus King (I-Maine) on Wednesday addressed President Trump’s attacks against Christine Blasey Ford during a rally Tuesday night, saying that the president’s remarks “made me feel sort of sick.”In an appear…

Tester: A no vote on Kavanaugh is obvious

Incumbent Senator Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and his Republican challenger Montana state auditor Matt Rosendale argued over Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh in a debate Saturday.Tester focused on Kavanaugh’s j…

Trump: Kim Jong Un and I ‘fell in love’

President Donald Trump said that he and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un “fell in love.”While speaking at a rally for Senate candidate and state Attorney General Patrick Morrisey (R) in West Virginia, Trump spoke…

Trump again goes after Warren as ‘Pocahontas’

President Trump repeated his use of a racial slur for native Americans when criticizing Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) in West Virginia Saturday night.Trump made the remarks at a rally for Senate candidate and sta…

White House limiting scope of FBI investigation: report

The White House is limiting the scope of the FBI’s investigation into sexual assault allegations leveled against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, people with knowledge of the matter …

Macron rejects trade deals with countries outside of Paris climate pact

French President Emmanuel Macron told the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday that his country will begin to make trade agreements contingent on membership in the Paris climate pact.”We will no longer sign comm…

Former congressman: ‘Trump has completely destroyed the Republican Party’

Former Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) lamented on the state of American politics, claiming “Trump has completely destroyed the Republican Party.”Rangel, who served as the Chair of the House Committee on Ways and Means,…

Minnesota state lawmaker ends reelection campaign amid accusations of inappropriate behavior with daughter

Minnesota Rep. Jim Knoblach (R) on Friday dropped out of his re-election campaign citing a forthcoming report from MPR News that reportedly detailed accusations from his daughter about his inappropriate behavior toward he…

Collins ‘appalled’ by Trump tweet about Kavanaugh accuser

Maine Senator Susan Collins (R) said Friday she was “appalled” by President Trump’s tweet questioning th…

China ‘outraged’ by US sanctions over Russian weapons deal

China on Friday said it was “outraged” by sanctions imposed on one of their military organizati…