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trump-petagon-052418.jpg In a signing ceremony for a bill rolling back regulations on small and medium-sized banks, President Donald Trump suggested Thursday he would also consider cutting regulations on larger financial institutions. Trump claimed complex and costly regulations implemented following the 2008 financial crisis...

trump4-052418.jpg President Donald Trump has suggested that National Football League players that continue to protest during the performing of the national anthem should leave the country. "You have to stand proudly for the National Anthem or you shouldn't be playing. You shouldn't be there. Maybe you shouldn't be...

stormy-daniels-052418.jpg US porn actress Stormy Daniels, who claims of an affair with President Donald Trump 12 years back, was given the keys to the California city of West Hollywood. The city, which was the epicenter of the Me Too Resistance movement, also proclaimed May 23 as Stormy Daniels Day. The gesture was in recognition of her efforts in speaking out against the President, and her leadership in the mass movement

donald-trump2-052418.jpg Accusing North Korea of displaying "tremendous anger and open hostility," President Donald Trump has called off the historic summit with the leader of the reclusive communist country. Trump sent a letter to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Thursday expressing his belief it would be inappropriate...

wilbur-ross-052418.jpg In a move likely to add to concerns about the possibility of a global trade war, the Commerce Department has initiated an investigation into whether imports of automobiles and parts threaten to impair U.S. national security. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross launched the investigation under Section 232...

amy-klobuchar-roy-blunt-052316.jpg Leaders of the Senate Rules Committee have released bipartisan legislation intended to reform the process to pursue claims of sexual harassment or other workplace discrimination experienced on Capitol Hill. A statement from Committee Chairman Roy Blunt, R-Mo., and Ranking Member Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn.,...

donaldtrump-052318.jpg After expressing dissatisfaction with trade talks with China on Tuesday, President Donald Trump continued to downplay expectations for a trade deal in a post on Twitter on Wednesday. "Our Trade Deal with China is moving along nicely, but in the end we will probably have to use a different structure...

us-capitol-052318.jpg A bill rolling back financial regulations implemented following the 2008 financial crisis is headed to President Donald Trump's desk for his signature after being approved by the House on Tuesday. The House voted 258 to 159 in favor of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection...

stacey-abrams1-052318.jpg Georgia Democrats have elected Stacey Abrams as their candidate for gubernatorial race Tuesday, wide opening a chance for her to become the first African-American female governor of a US state. Abrams, who is the former minority leader of Georgia House of Representatives, defeated former state Rep. Stacey Evans by winning three-quarters of the vote in the primary. Abrams has promised that if elect

sec-pompeo-052218.jpg The United States has warned that it is set to impose the "strongest sanctions in history" on Iran. In his first major foreign policy speech after becoming the Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo said: "This sting of sanctions will be painful if the (Iranian) regime does not change its course from the unacceptable and unproductive path it has chosen to one that rejoins the league of nations." The form

us-china-trade-052118.jpg The US Government has decided to put "on hold" its proposed tariff hike on Chinese imports after high-level bilateral trade talks. The U.S. Trade Representative last month had imposed 25 percent tariff on 1300 products imported from China to prevent U.S. intellectual property theft and forced transfers of technology. China hit back by saying that it plans to impose the same tariff on 106 U.S. prod

trump3-051818.jpg Following a deadly school shooting in Texas on Friday, President Donald Trump lamented that such incidents have been "going on too long in our country." "Unfortunately, I have to begin by expressing our sadness and heartbreak over the deadly shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas," Trump said.

us-capitol-field-051818.jpg House Republicans failed to pass an $867 billion farm bill on Friday amid a revolt by several more conservative lawmakers. The House voted 198 to 213 in favor of the bill, with thirty Republicans joining with all of the Democrats in the chamber to block the bill. Many of the Republicans that voted...

robert-l-wilkie-051818.jpg In a surprise move, President Donald Trump has revealed he intends to nominate acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently head the agency. Trump announced his intention to nominate Wilkie on Friday during an unrelated White House event on prison reform.

trump2-051818.jpg President Donald Trump has repeatedly criticized the media but has latched on to reports suggesting a government informant was implanted within his presidential campaign. Trump argued that it would be the "all time biggest political scandal" if the reports about the informant are true.

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