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Trump-Iran-052217.jpg U.S. President Donald Trump has called on Islamic nations not to offer sanctuary to extremists, and urged them to isolate the government of Iran, which he says is providing terrorists safe haven, financial support, and the social standing needed for recruiting new cadres. Speaking at the Arab Islamic...

MikePence-052217.jpg Students at an American University have staged a walk-out during Vice President Mike Pence's commencement speech at a graduation ceremony in protest against his policies. The embarrassing incident took place Sunday at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana. The University has invited...

RodRosenstein-051917.jpg Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has defended the memo he wrote that the White House initially cited as a justification for the firing of former FBI Director James Comey. In a closed-door meeting with members of the House on Friday, Rosenstein stood by the memo but suggested President Donald...

AnthonyWeiner-051917.jpg Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., pleaded guilty Friday to transferring obscene material to a minor in a case involving sexting with a 15-year-old girl. Weiner, who resigned from Congress in 2011 amid a separate sexting scandal, wept openly in federal court and said he accepts full...

FBIDirector-051917.jpg A friend of James Comey has suggested the former FBI Director was disturbed by President Donald Trump's repeated efforts to undermine his independence. Benjamin Wittes, editor in chief of the Lawfare blog and a Brookings Institution senior fellow, claims Comey was particularly upset by a hug from...

PaulRyan-051917.jpg House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., has shrugged off reports suggesting the House may need to re-vote on the Republican bill to repeal and replace Obamacare. Ryan claimed he is waiting to send the bill to the Senate out of an abundance of caution.

Jean-MichelBasquiat-051917.jpg A Basquiat painting from 1982 was sold at the highest price for a work by an American artist at auction. Jean-Michel Basquiat's "Untitled," which was expected to sell for $60 million at Sotheby's auction on Thursday night, achieved a record-shattering $110.5 million at the Contemporary Art Evening...

SanFrancisco-DeliveryRobots-051817.jpg San Francisco, which prides itself on being receptive to new technologies, is exploring legislation to ban delivery robots from the city's streets and sidewalks due to public safety hazard. San Francisco Supervisor Norman Yee proposed a new legislation earlier this week that will ban autonomous delivery robots from city streets.

Trump-Lavrov-051917.jpg A majority of voters think it was inappropriate for President Donald Trump to share highly classified national security information with Russian officials, according to the results of a new Morning Consult/Politico poll. Fifty-eight percent of voters said it was inappropriate for Trump to share the information.

MelaniaTrump-ForeignTrip-051917.jpg Friday marks the first day of Melania Trump's first foreign tour as America's First Lady. She joins President Donald Trump on an eight-day, five-stop trek to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Rome, Brussels, and Sicily, the White House said. Saudi Arabia is the first country that the Trumps are visiting, and...

donaldTrump-051817.jpg President Donald Trump said Thursday he respects Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's decision to appoint former FBI Director Robert Mueller to serve as Special Counsel to oversee the investigation of Russian meddling in the presidential election but reiterated his claim that the probe is a witch hunt.

imge1-051817.jpg Members of the Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to move forward with efforts to repeal the net neutrality rules implemented under President Barack Obama. The 2 to 1 vote came down along with party lines, with Republican Chairman Ajit Pai and Commissioner Mike O'Rielly voting in favor...

JasonChaffetzt-051817.jpg House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, is planning to announce Thursday that he will not serve his full term in the House, according to media reports. Citing multiple sources familiar with the congressman's plans, Politico said Chaffetz will leave Congress on June 30th. The Washington...

Nafta-051817.jpg U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer sent a letter to Congress on Thursday officially informing lawmakers of President Donald Trump's intent to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement. Lighthizer said the administration seeks to renegotiate NAFTA in order to support higher-paying...

RobertMuller-051817.jpg While Republican leaders have steadfastly claimed the move is unnecessary, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced Wednesday the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller to serve as Special Counsel to oversee an investigation of Russian meddling in last year's presidential election.

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