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LisaMurkowski-112217.jpg Senator Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, has expressed support for repealing Obamacare's individual mandate, a key provision Senate Republicans are hoping to use to offset the cost of their tax reform bill. The Congressional Budget Office estimates repealing the requirement that nearly all Americans purchase...

Trump-ThanksgivingDinner-112217.jpg As family and friends prepare to get together to celebrate Thanksgiving, the results of a Quinnipiac University national poll found that most voters are hoping to avoid discussing politics. Sixty-three percent of voters said they are hoping to avoid discussing politics this Thanksgiving.

johnconyers-112217.jpg A prominent Detroit newspaper has called on Democratic Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., to resign, arguing the longtime Congressman used taxpayer dollars to pay "hush money" to a former employee who alleged she was fired because she would not succumb to the lawmaker's sexual advances.

SenatorAlFranken-112017.jpg In a sign voters are taking a hard line against politicians accused of sexual misconduct, a Politico/Morning Consult poll found that half think Senator Al Franken, D-Minn., should resign and a majority think Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore should be expelled if he is elected. Fifty percent of...

KendallJenner-112217.jpg Kendall Jenner is the world's highest-earning model, a title monopolized by super model Gisele Bundchen for the last 15 years. The 22-year old beauty steals the top spot in Forbes highest paid models' list, raking in a mammoth $22 million in the 12 months prior to June 2017. Jenner, who is part...

Trump-Roymoore-112217.jpg President Donald Trump's remarks at a White House press conference appear to be giving the benefit of doubt to Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, who is accused of preying on teenagers. Talking to reporters Tuesday on the South Lawn before Marine One's departure, Trump of Moore, "Look,...

AircraftCrash-Japan-112217.jpg An American Naval aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Japan Wednesday. The C2-A Greyhound transporter plane was en-route to the Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, when it crashed into the ocean southeast of Okinawa at around 2:45 p.m. local...

Putin-Trump-112117.jpg President Donald Trump spoke by phone Tuesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss various international hot spots, including Syria and North Korea. The call came a day after Putin met with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to discuss the military operation in Syria and a potential political...

AjitVPai-112117.jpg Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai has announced plans to repeal the net neutrality rules implemented under President Barack Obama. Pai, who was appointed by President Donald Trump, said he circulated his draft order to his fellow FCC commissioners Tuesday morning, with the order...

DC-Office-112117.jpg Reflecting expectations the House Republican tax reform bill would provide a relatively modest boost to economic growth, a new analysis by the Tax Policy Center found that the legislation would add about $1.3 trillion to the national debt over a decade.

CharlieRose-GlennThrush-112117.jpg Two prominent media personalities were fired by their parent organizations over sexual misconduct allegations. Famous talk show host Charlie Rose and The New York Times' White House reporter Glenn Thrush were at the receiving end. CBS News, PBS and Bloomberg suspended Rose following a Washington...

JohnConyers-112117.jpg In the latest in a recent string of sexual harassment-related news, a report from BuzzFeed News said a powerful Democratic Congressman settled a wrongful dismissal complaint with a former employee who alleged she was fired because she would not succumb to the lawmaker's sexual advances.

ICC-FatouBensouda-112117.jpg The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court has requested judicial permission to investigate alleged atrocities committed by US troops and members of the CIA in Afghanistan. The decision by ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda, seeking authorization from the Court's Judges to initiate an investigation...

Trump-Taxcuts-112117.jpg President Donald Trump's gift to the American people for Christmas this year is "a huge tax cut." "We're going to give the American people a huge tax cut for Christmas — hopefully that will be a great, big, beautiful Christmas present," the President told reporters before a Cabinet meeting on Monday. Trump...

African-elephant-112017.jpg After putting a controversial decision to lift a ban on imports of elephant hunting trophies on hold, President Donald Trump has hinted he is leaning toward keeping the Obama-era policy in place. Trump said in a post on Twitter on Sunday that a decision would be announced "next week" but seemed to...

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