Prosecutors accidentally reveal that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been charged
November 16th, 2018
It was not immediately clear what charges Assange would face. In the past, prosecutors had contemplated pursuing a case involving conspiracy, theft …
Mira Ricardel picked a fight with the First Lady and lost
November 15th, 2018
The very public spat between deputy national security adviser Mira Ricardel and First Lady Melania Trump began with the first lady's Africa trip last month.
Trump considers a major shake-up in his administration
November 14th, 2018
President Trump has been lashing out in frustration over the midterm results and his poorly-received Europe trip.
Democrat Kyrsten Sinema wins the Arizona Senate race
November 13th, 2018
Sinema, who was once a spokeswoman for the Green Party, repackaged herself as a moderate and overcame tens of millions in attacks on her liberal record. She is the state’s first female senator, and our nation’s first …
Florida's first-ever recount in three statewide races kicks off
November 12th, 2018
Republican Gov. Rick Scott sharpened his attacks on his opponent in the razor-tight U.S. Senate race and filed a new round of lawsuits against Democratic election officials.
Plotting on Capitol Hill
November 9th, 2018
On Thursday, Democrats maneuvered for position in down-ballot races, hoping to claim a sliver of power in the party’s first majority in eight years.
Matt Whitaker temporarily replaces Jeff Sessions as Attorney General
November 8th, 2018
A Justice Department official said Whitaker would assume authority over the special counsel probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential …
A referendum on Trump
November 7th, 2018
Two-thirds of voters said the president was a factor in how they voted, according to network exit polls. That allowed Democrats to win control of the …
Trump and Congress brace for the elections
November 6th, 2018
President Trump's speeches at three campaign rallies yesterday were meant to shore up challenging Senate races in states where he won overwhelmingly. …
Midterms will show whether non-Trump Republicans can win by stoking racial animosity
November 5th, 2018
The fierce battle for control of Congress and the nation’s governorships has turned toward blatant and overtly racial attacks rarely seen since the …