Political News

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly pauses as he speaks to the media during the daily briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
AP FACT CHECK: Kelly distorts congresswoman's actionsAP FACT CHECK: John Kelly distorts tale in slamming 'selfish' congresswoman
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
FILE - In this April 2014 file image frame grab from video, provided by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a test at the FAAs technical center in Atlantic City, N.J. The U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. (FAA via AP, File)
Questions and answers on proposed ban on laptops in luggageThe US is looking to ban laptops from checked bags on international flights. Questions and answers on the proposal.
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
Q&A on the GOP effort to overhaul the nation's tax systemDivided Republicans in Congress are tackling an ambitious overhaul of the nation's tax system that would deeply cut levies for corporations and double the standard deduction used by most average Americans
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
In this Oct. 4, 2017, photo, a device called a "bump stock" is attached to a semi-automatic rifle at the Gun Vault store and shooting range in South Jordan, Utah.  The slaying of five dozen people at a Las Vegas music festival did little to change American opinion about the nation’s gun laws, and the country is divided over whether restricting firearms would reduce the number of such mass shootings or homicides, according to a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.   (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Poll finds Las Vegas shooting doesn't alter opinions on gunsA new poll shows a majority of Americans want tighter gun laws, but the nation is divided on whether that would reduce mass shootings
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy presides over a Cabinet meeting in Madrid, Spain, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. The meeting is expected to outline the measures to take over control of the northeastern Catalonia in the latest attempt to stop an independence bid by regional authorities. (Juan Carlos Hidalgo, Pool Photo via AP)
Spanish Cabinet meets to revoke self-government in CataloniaThe Spanish government moved to activate a previously untapped constitutional article Saturday so it can take control of Catalonia, end secession bid
The Associated Press1 hour ago
People wait to withdraw money from ATMs at a brach of CaixaBank, in Barcelona, Spain, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. Bank customers in Catalonia are withdrawing money from financial institutions as CaixaBank and Banco Sabadell, that have moved their official headquarters to other locations in Spain amid a political crisis over the region's independence bid. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
The Latest: Spain court that ruled on Catalonia hackedA spokeswoman for Spain's Constitutional Court says the court's website has been affected by a cyberattack of unknown origin
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Sandra Vonderloh, 18, of Anaheim protests outside of California Republican Convention in Anaheim, Calf., on Friday Oct. 20, 2017. Protesters have gathered outside a Southern California hotel where former White House adviser Steve Bannon is expected to give the keynote speech at a state Republican convention. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
Bannon faults George W. Bush for 'destructive' presidencyFormer White House adviser Steve Bannon has broadened his attacks on the Washington establishment to include a former Republican president, depicting George W. Bush as a failure
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Steve Bannon, a former White House adviser to President Donald Trump, speaks at the California Republican Convention in Anaheim, Calf., on Friday Oct. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
Bannon faults George W. Bush for 'destructive' presidencyFormer White House adviser Steve Bannon brings pro-Trump message of Republican revolt to Democratic California
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2017 file photo Steve Bannon, former strategist for President Donald Trump, speaks at a campaign rally for Arizona Senate candidate Kelli Ward in Scottsdale, Ariz. Bannon wants to oust Republican senators that he sees as disloyal to President Donald Trump. But when he comes to Southern California Friday, Oct. 20 he'll be in a state Trump lost by over 4 million votes and where Republicans have become largely irrelevant in state politics. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin,File)
The Latest: Bannon bashes GW Bush at California GOP meetingFormer White House adviser Steve Bannon says there has not been a more destructive presidency than George W. Bush's
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Medical students in limbo as young immigrant program endsImmigrant medical students in the U.S. are taking an active role in the debate over the future of a program that shields hundreds of thousands of people from deportation
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Texas city requires no Israel boycott for hurricane reliefA civil rights group is calling unconstitutional a Houston suburb's hurricane repair grant program that requires individuals to not boycott Israel as a condition of receiving any money
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis walks up stairs as he arrives on Capitol Hill for a meeting with Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, to discuss the ambush that killed four soldiers on an operation in the African nation of Niger, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
The Latest: White House defends Kelly in fight over war deadThe White House is defending chief of staff John Kelly after he mischaracterized the remarks of Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson
The Associated Press10 hours ago
More Political News
This component is currently unavailable.