President Donald Trump said in a statement that Monday's underground explosion near Manhattan's Port Authority Bus Terminal "highlights the urgent need for Congress to enact legislative reforms" on immigration....
Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 02:25 PM PST
Fate of Young Immigrants Divides Dems on Last-Minute Budget
For Illinois Rep. Luis Gutierrez, a passionate, liberal Democrat of Puerto Rican descent, there is no more important issue in the year-end budget showdown than protecting from deportation hundreds of thousands...
Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 12:58 PM PST
White House Denies Sexual Misconduct Claims Against Trump
The Israeli military said it intercepted a rocket launched at Israel from the Gaza Strip late Monday, a few hours after Israel bombed Hamas military positions in retaliation for rocket fire earlier in the...
Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017 at 06:39 AM PST
Mass Shootings Aren't More Frequent, But Are Deadlier: Study
It can sometimes seem as though mass shootings are occurring more frequently. Researchers who have been studying such crimes for decades say they aren't, but they have been getting deadlier.
In the five...
Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 06:46 PM PST
Pentagon to Allow Transgender People to Enlist in Military
Transgender recruits will be allowed to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, the Pentagon said Monday, as President Donald Trump's ordered ban suffered more legal setbacks.
The new policy reflects the...
Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 01:00 PM PST
Judge Warns Manafort: No More Op-Eds About Federal Case
A federal judge is warning President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman that he shouldn't be trying his case in the press. That includes drafting opinion essays published in other countries.
Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 01:21 PM PST
Some Glitches Seen in Deadline Week for 'Obamacare' Sign-Ups
Consumer advocates reported some glitches Monday in the final days for "Obamacare" sign-ups, although the Trump administration largely seemed to be keeping its promise of a smooth enrollment experience.
Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 10:51 AM PST
Louisiana Man Admits Using Trump's Social Security Number
A Louisiana private investigator pleaded guilty on Monday to misusing Donald Trump's Social Security number in repeated attempts to access the president's federal tax information before his election last...
Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 03:32 AM PST
Mueller Probing the 18 Days Up to Flynn's Firing: Sources
Special Counsel Robert Mueller is trying to piece together what transpired inside the White House over a critical 18-day period that began when senior officials were told that National Security Advisor...