WASHINGTON | Trump’s AG nominee: ‘Vitally important’ Mueller finish work

WASHINGTON— Jan 14, 2019—President Donald Trump‘s nominee for attorney general will tell senators at his confirmation…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Where does public stand on erecting border wall?

WASHINGTON— The Latest on the government shutdown (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Senators from both parties…

WASHINGTON | Trump, Democrats dig in for fight over border-wall funding

WASHINGTON— Congressional leaders on Wednesday were digging in for a fight over government funding, a day…

HOUSTON | George HW Bush flies back to capital to lie in state

HOUSTON — Sent off with a 21-gun salute, George H.W. Bush left his beloved Texas for…

WASHINGTON | Impeach the president? House Democrats saying not so fast

WASHINGTON — Whatever happened to trying to impeach President Donald Trump? As House Democrats begin laying…

WASHINGTON | Justice Department and CNN spar over Acosta’s press pass

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s administration is trying to fend off a legal challenge from CNN…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Schumer wins another term as Democrats’ leader

WASHINGTON— The Latest on congressional Republicans‘ leadership elections (all times local): 10:40 a.m. Senate Democrats are…

WASHINGTON | Pelosi unveils plans to establish new House diversity office

WASHINGTON— Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi wants to establish a House diversity office to recruit and retain…

TOKYO | AP Interview: Okinawa leader wants Americans to stop US base

TOKYO — The bicultural, newly elected governor of the southern Japanese island of Okinawa plans to…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump not confident Congress will OK trade deal

WASHINGTON — The Latest on a revamped North American free trade deal (all times local): 12:20…

The Latest: Kavanaugh becomes flashpoint in governors’ races

The Latest on governors and gubernatorial candidates’ reaction to the U.S. Supreme Court confirmation process for…

PALO ALTO, CA | Eshoo Statement on Kavanaugh

PALO ALTO, CA — Today Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) released the following statement: “I’m proud…

CLEVELAND | Obama tells voters sitting on sidelines in 2018 ‘dangerous’

CLEVELAND  — Former President Barack Obama delivered a simple message Thursday headed into the fall midterm…

ANAHEIM, Calif. | The Latest: Obama says midterms chance at political ‘sanity’

ANAHEIM, Calif.— The Latest on former President Barack Obama (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Vice President…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Sanders: ‘Resistance’ op-ed writer should resign

WASHINGTON — The Latest on an unsigned op-ed in the New York Times from a senior…

WASHINGTON | Kavanaugh in memo pushed graphic sex questions for Clinton

WASHINGTON — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh suggested that attorneys preparing to question President Bill Clinton…

WASHINGTON | At Trump-Kim summit, human rights is a back-burner issue

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said it himself to Congress and the American people: “No…

WASHINGTON | Giuliani struggles to help Trump with his defense

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s new attorney, Rudy Giuliani is trying hard to support his…

WASHINGTON | Trump: All lawyers ‘deflated’ by FBI raid on Michael Cohen

WASHINGTON | April 15, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)   President Donald Trump said Sunday that all lawyers are now…

The Latest: GOP questions political leaning of Mueller team

WASHINGTON /December 13, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian…