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uscapitol-062509_19jun18.jpg A $716 billion defense policy bill easily cleared the Senate on Monday, although the legislation must still be reconciled with the version previously approved by the House. The Senate voted 85 to 10 in favor of the National Defense Authorization Act, which authorizes U.S. military spending for fiscal 2019.

justice-042412_19jun18.jpg A bipartisan group of 75 former U.S. Attorneys is calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end the "zero tolerance" policy for illegal immigrants that has resulted in at least 2,000 children being separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border.

militarydrills-june19.jpg The United States and North Korea have agreed to halt joint military drills scheduled for August. This was one of the key assurances given by U.S. President Donald Trump to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a historic summit in Singapore a week ago. In the biggest ever breakthrough for peace on the Korean peninsula as well as restoration of bilateral ties, the United States and North Korea a

legalmarijuana-june19.jpg Canada is a step closer to becoming the first G-7 nation to legalize marijuana nationwide after the House of Commons voted to allow recreational use. The bill will now go back to the country's Senate, which had already approved a version of the bill. On Monday, the House of Commons voted 205 to 82 in favor of the Bill C-45, known as the Cannabis Act.

shotdead-june19.jpg The 20-year old controversial up-and-coming U.S. rapper XXXTentacion was shot dead in South Florida Monday. Tentacion, whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, was shot while leaving a motor sports dealership in Deerfield Beach, north of Miami, the Broward County sheriff's office said. XXXTentacion was shopping for motorcycles in South Florida, TMZ reported. The Sheriff's Dept. said in a statement

donaldtrump2-061518.jpg In a move likely to escalate the trade dispute between the U.S. and China, President Donald Trump has threatened to impose new tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. Trump said in a statement Monday evening he has directed U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to identify $200 billion...

trump3-061518.jpg President Donald Trump continued his attacks on Democrats in remarks on Monday, blaming the party's lawmakers for a policy that has seen nearly 2,000 children separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border in recent weeks. In remarks from the White House, Trump blamed Democratic obstruction...

Donald Trump Junior's estranged wife Vanessa has wished her ex husband a happy Father's Day as he celebrated with their five children on Sunday. This year marked Trump Jr.'s first Father's Day as a single dad after he split with Vanessa in March, when she filed for divorce. The couple had five children - Kai Madison, 11, Donald III, 9, Tristan, 6, Spencer, 5, and Chloe, who turned 4 on Saturday

donaldtrump3-061518.jpg A majority of Americans believe it is "too early to tell" if the meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was a success, according to the results of a Washington Post-ABC News poll. Fifty-five percent of Americans said it is "too early to tell" if the summit was a...

Thirty-eight percent of Americans are satisfied with the way things are going in the United States today, marking the highest satisfaction rate since September 2005, according to a Gallup poll. The rise in satisfaction over the past two months comes amid a spate of positive economic news -- including the shrinking of the unemployment rate to levels last seen in 2000 and the continuation of an eco

donaldtrump3-061518.jpg President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is headed to jail after his bail was revoked by a District Court Judge on Friday. Manafort will remain in jail as he awaits trial on criminal charges related to his lobbying work for a pro-Russia party in Ukraine.

trump3-061518.jpg Dealing a major blow to House Republican leaders that spent weeks crafting compromise immigration legislation, President Donald Trump declared Friday that he will not sign the bill. The comments from Trump come after House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., staved off a revolt by some moderate Republicans...

chrissyteigen-trump-061518.jpg Model and television presenter Chrissy Teigen is commemorating President Donald Trump's 72nd birthday with a gift that won't soon be forgotten. She announced her plans to donate $72,000 from each of her family members - husband John Legend, children, Luna Simone and Miles Theodore - to make "Trump's birthday great again." The donation that totals $288000 is gifted to the American Civil Liberties

donaldtrump2-061518.jpg Reigniting concerns about a global trade war, President Donald Trump announced plans to impose new tariffs on billions of dollars worth of Chinese imports on Friday. Trump said in a statement the U.S. will implement a 25 percent tariff on $50 billion of goods from China that contain "industrially significant technologies."

jamescomey-061418.jpg An investigation by the Justice Department's internal watchdog found former FBI Director James Comey deviated from bureau and department norms during the investigation of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while Secretary of State but determined his actions were not politically motivated.

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