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These Trump Allies Are Preparing for a New…

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon speaks in Rome in March. He is a founding member of the Committee on the Present Danger: China.Gregorio Borgia/Associated Press It’s been a rough couple of months for…

Cohen Might Not Have Turned on Trump If…

Douglas Christian/ZUMA President Donald Trump might have avoided his falling out with his former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, had it not been for lapses in communication, the New York Times reports. According to interviews and…

Sri Lanka Blocks Social Media in Aftermath of…

Sri Lankan soldiers stand guard in front of the St. Anthony's Church in Kochchikade, where one of the bombings occurred on Sunday.Tharaka Basnayaka/NurPhoto via ZUMA Sri Lanka’s government blocked residents of the island nation from accessing…

Trump Tweets Wildly Inflated Death Toll for Sri…

SMG via ZUMA President Donald Trump botched his initial statement about the deadly bombings in Sri Lanka on Sunday morning, tweeting that the death toll was in the hundreds of millions. “Heartfelt condolences from the…

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Top Democrat Suggests Mueller Report May Be Grounds…

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler.Tom Williams/Congressional Quarterly/Newscom via ZUMA The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee thinks that the possible obstruction of justice outlined in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report is grounds for the…

A Washington State Senator Said Some Nurses Spent…

PeopleImages/GettyImages For years, nurses in Washington state have lobbied for uninterrupted breaks during work shifts and protections for overtime. But as state lawmakers debated a bill that would do just that, one Republican state senator asserted that…

Former White House Counsel McGahn Says His Portrayal…

White House counsel Donald McGahn listens to Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testify at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in September.Melina Mara/AP Since the long-anticipated release of the redacted Mueller report on Thursday, President…

Watch Rep. Duncan Hunter Try to Cross a…

Denis Poroy/AP Beleaguered California Republican congressman Duncan Hunter, who was indicted last year for illegally using campaign funds to pay for personal expenses, recently took a trip to Yuma, Arizona, to demonstrate once and for all how easy…

So Is Impeachment Plausible, Necessary, or Stupid?

Nancy, Donald, Bob, Adam. Photos by Mark Wilson/Getty Images, Mark Wilson/Getty Images, Alex Wong/Getty Images, and Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images. Hope Hicks Says Hope Hicks Was Great at Her Job. Should We Trust Her? The Other…

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“Total Bullshit”: Trump Lashes Out at Mueller Report

Ting Shen/Xinhua/ZUMA Less than a month after declaring “total exoneration,” President Donald Trump on Friday attacked the findings of the Mueller report as “total bullshit” and claimed that the redacted version released to the public…

Tracking Trump Administration Turnover

The recent departures of DHS secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Secret Service director Randolph Alles have been the latest in the historically high turnover among top officials in the Trump administration. The Onion takes a look…

Voting by mail is growing in popularity. These…

  Friday April 19, 2019 · 8:55 AM PDT 2019/04/19 · 08:55 Voting by mail has become an increasingly popular option among American voters. Three states—Washington, Oregon, and Colorado—conduct their elections almost entirely by mail,…

NY becomes first state to block ICE from…

Mass deportation agents are now barred from arresting immigrants inside New York courthouses unless they have a federal judicial warrant or order, the state’s Office of Court Administration has ruled. It’s a victory long in the making for immigrant…