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US-Capitol-032317.jpg House Republican leaders have delayed a planned Thursday night vote on a GOP plan to plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. Hoping to win support for the bill, President Donald Trump purportedly made a "final offer" to a group of conservative Republicans.

Sen-Charles-Schumer-032317.jpg In a widely anticipated move, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., has announced his opposition to President Donald Trump's nomination of federal appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court. Schumer said in remarks on the Senate floor on Thursday that he would vote against...

DonaldTrump-podium-032317.jpg A number of recent polls have shown a drop in President Donald Trump's approval rating, and the results of a Quinnipiac University national poll suggest the reason is a decline in support among key elements of his base. The poll showed Trump with a negative 37 percent to 56 percent job approval rating.

IS-AbuBakr-al-Baghdadi-032317.jpg The United States, which is leading a coalition of allied nations in the fight against Islamic State, has announced that the death of the terrorist group's leader is imminent. "Nearly all of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's deputies are now dead, including the mastermind behind the attacks in Brussels, Paris,...

On March 31, the White House will be making the U.S. Office of Government Ethics Form 278 financial disclosure reports filed by high-level officials in the White House Office available to the public. Additionally, in the future, members of the public will be able to make requests through an online...

Arctic sea ice appears to have reached on March 7 a record low wintertime maximum extent, according to scientists at NASA and the NASA-supported National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) in Boulder, Colorado. And on the opposite side of the planet, on March 3 sea ice around Antarctica hit its lowest...

NASA has reported that two small breaks have been detected in the aluminum wheels of the Curiosity Mars rover. The detection of the breaks on the rover's left middle wheel during a routine check is the latest sign of wear and tear as the rover continues its journey, now approaching the 10-mile (16...

The year 2016 made history, with a record global temperature, exceptionally low sea ice, and unabated sea level rise and ocean heat, according to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). Extreme and unusual weather and climate conditions will continue in 2017, the UN agency warned in its annual statement...

Mccain-032317.jpg Senator John McCain, R-Ariz., has criticized a back and forth between the leaders of the House Intelligence Committee as "bizarre" and suggested the feud illustrates the need for an independent investigation into Russian interference in last year's election.

Trump-GOP-032317.jpg The Republican National Committee (RNC) has announced a six-figure campaign for a package of advertisements supporting important Republican agenda items shaping the first 100 days of President Donald Trump's administration. The package of ads will air in 2018 battleground states. The ads call on...

Devin-nunes-032217.jpg House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., has revealed that communications by President Donald Trump and members of his transition team may have been monitored by the intelligence community. Nunes said the information seems to have been collected legally as part of normal, incidental collection.

MikePence-032217.jpg Despite reports suggesting House Republicans do not have the votes, Vice President Mike Pence expressed confidence Wednesday that the GOP bill to repeal and replace Obamacare will be approved. Pence indicated in an interview with Birmingham radio station 99.5 that the administration is not considering...

PresidentTrump3-032217.jpg President Donald Trump will attend a NATO summit in May amid questions about his level of support for the alliance. A statement released by White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday said Trump will travel to Brussels, Belgium, for the meeting of NATO heads of state and government on May 25th. Spicer...

suzanne-rice-032217.jpg Former National Security Adviser Susan Rice has warned false statements by President Donald Trump's administration could potentially pose profound dangers to U.S. national security. In an op-ed piece for the Washington Post, Rice pointed to Trump's unsubstantiated claims of wiretapping by former...

The Defense Department is committed to promoting an environment where all service members are treated with dignity and respect, Anthony M. Kurta, performing the duties of undersecretary of defense for personnel and readiness, told a House panel Tuesday. Kurta appeared before the House Armed Services'...

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