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Trump official denies separating families. O'Rourke fires back: I've seen it myself

Texas congressman Beto O'Rourke corrected a Trump official on Monday after she falsely claimed the administration does not have a policy of separating families at the border. Over the weekend, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen scolded media an

8 min. ago in Politics
 

Family separation policy starts dividing Republicans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The emotional policy of separating children from their parents is also starting to divide Republicans and their allies as Democrats turn up the pressure. Former first lady Laura Bush called the policy "cruel" and...

today, 04:45 in Politics
 

First lady Melania Trump "hates" to see families separated

WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump "hates" to see families separated at the border and hopes "both sides of the aisle" can reform the nation's immigration laws, according to a statement from her office. Stephanie Grisham, a...

today, 03:27 in Politics
 

Giuliani says Trump may consider pardons after Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Sunday the president might pardon his jailed, onetime campaign chairman and others ensnared in the Russia investigation once special counsel Robert Mueller's work wraps up, if he believed they we

today, 02:15 in Politics
 

Trump adviser Roger Stone reveals new meeting with Russian

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller is examining a previously undisclosed meeting between longtime Donald Trump confidante Roger Stone and a Russian figure who allegedly tried to sell him dirt on Hillary Clinton. The meeting between Stone an

today, 02:15 in Politics
 

In DC primary, minimum wage is the main topic of discussion

WASHINGTON (AP) — The mayor and congressional delegate may top the ballot in Washington, D.C.'s primary on Tuesday, but the real drama for voters has to do with waiters, waitresses, bartenders and busboys. Incumbent Mayor Muriel Bowser is expected to gli

today, 01:30 in Politics
 

Melania Trump 'hates' to see families separated at border

WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump "hates" to see families separated at the border and hopes "both sides of the aisle" can reform the nation's immigration laws, according to a statement Sunday about the controversy over...

yesterday, 22:14 in Politics
 

FBI agent removed from Russia probe is willing to testify

WASHINGTON (AP) — An FBI agent who was removed from special counsel Robert Mueller's team after sending anti-Trump text messages says he is willing to testify before Congress. A lawyer for Peter Strzok (STRUCK) told House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob

yesterday, 17:21 in Politics
 

Trump adviser Roger Stone reveals new meeting with Russian

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller is examining a previously undisclosed meeting between longtime Trump confidante Roger Stone and a Russian figure who allegedly tried to sell him dirt on Hillary Clinton. Letters to the House Intelligence C

yesterday, 17:00 in Politics
 

Giuliani says Trump could issue pardons after Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rudy Giuliani says President Donald Trump has no plans to issue pardons now in the Russia investigation but could choose to do so once the special counsel's work is finished. The president's attorney tells CNN's "State of the...

yesterday, 11:27 in Politics
 

Conway says 'nobody likes' family separation policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — A top White House adviser is distancing the Trump administration from responsibility for a jump in the number of migrant children being separated from their parents by American authorities at the U.S.-Mexico border. Kellyanne Conway tel

yesterday, 11:27 in Politics
 

Listen: A fight over party chair, saluting President Trump

Two years ago, nobody wanted to talk about The Donald, even as he was winning his takeover bid of the Republican Party. At this year's Republican state convention — billed as "the largest state political convention in the world," with more...

Saturday, 21:19 in Politics
 

Trump congratulates Hungarian leader who shares border views

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is congratulating Prime Minister Viktor Orban of Hungary on his recent re-election. The White House says Trump spoke Saturday with the Hungarian leader known for his hardline views on immigration and criticism of

Saturday, 16:25 in Politics
 

Import now to beat tariffs on goods from China? It will cost

New tariffs on imports from China may leave American companies with a choice — pay a higher freight bill now or pay the tariffs starting in three weeks. It can take several weeks for ship-borne cargo from China to reach the United States — too late to be

Saturday, 15:13 in Politics
 

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort jailed ahead of trial

Now Playing: AP reporter Chad Day explains that President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is headed to jail after a federal judge revoked his house arrest, citing newly filed obstruction of justice charges. (June 15) Media: Associat

Saturday, 09:50 in Politics
 

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