Politics

Trump Said He ‘Probably’ Will Wait Until After Israeli Elections To Roll Out Peace Plan

Washington - President Donald Trump said he “probably” will wait until after Israel’s national elections next month to release his Israeli-Palestinian peace plan. “I probably will...

California Governor Signs Law To Limit Shootings By Police

Sacramento, CA - California is changing its standards for when police can kill under a law signed Monday by Gov. Gavin Newsom, as it tries to deter police shootings of young minori...

Trump Calls On Federal Reserve To Cut Interest Rates

Washington - President Donald Trump is calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates by at least a full percentage point “over a fairly short period of time,” saying that su...

Planned Parenthood Leaves Federal Family Planning Program

New York - Planned Parenthood says it’s pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting participants from referr...

WATCH: Rep. Ilhan Omar And Rep. Rashida Tlaib Hold Press Conference

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No. 4 House Democrat Issues Call For Impeachment Inquiry

Washington - Rep. Ben Ray Luján on Monday became the highest-ranking Democrat in the House to call for an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, saying it’s time to ho...

Romney Says Climate Change Happening, Humans Contribute

Salt Lake City - U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney said Monday that he believes climate change is happening and human activity is a significant contributor. During a speech at the conservativ...

Sanders’ Criminal Justice Plan Aims To Cut Prison Population

Columbia, SC - Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is proposing a criminal justice overhaul that aims to cut the nation’s prison population in half, end mandatory mini...

Rashida Tlaib’s Grandmother Curses Donald Trump Over Canceled West Bank Visit

Israel - Rashida Tlaib’s grandmother cursed President Donald Trump after he tweeted that she should be happy that her granddaughter was not coming to visit her in the West Bank. “...

Rashida Tlaib Joins Shabbat Service With BDS Supporters Following Canceled Israel Trip

Detroit - Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., joined a Friday night Shabbat service in a Detroit park arranged to show the freshman congresswoman support after she was denied entrance to ...

Trump Economic Adviser Plays Down Fears Of Looming Recession

Berkely Heights, NJ - President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser is trying to play down fears of a looming recession after last week’s sharp drop in the financial markets. Larry...

Trade War’s Losers Could Include Microchips, Energy, Banks

New York - Looking across the stock market, it’s hard to find a company that isn’t vulnerable in some degree to the U.S.-China trade war. Stocks of companies that do lots of busin...

Trump Wields Sanctions Hammer; Experts Wonder To What End

Washington - Call it the diplomacy of coercion. The Trump administration is aggressively pursuing economic sanctions as a primary foreign policy tool to an extent unseen in decade...

California Rejects Anti-Jewish And Anti-Israel School Curriculum

California - The California State Board of Education has rejected a proposed ethnic studies curriculum for the state’s schools, saying it “falls short and needs to be substantially...

Rep. King Suggests Rapes, Incest Helped Populate The World

Des Moines, IA - U.S. Rep. Steve King on Wednesday defended his call for a ban on all abortions by questioning whether “there would be any population of the world left” if not for ...

Former Jerusalem Mayor Will Meet Rashida Tlaib And Ilhan Omar, If They Will “Learn And Listen”

Jerusalem - Knesset member Nir Barkat, a former mayor of Jerusalem, said he would be willing to meet with U.S. Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib if they are willing to “learn and ...

Governor Forms New Anti-Terrorism Unit After El Paso Attack

Austin, TX - Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas is adding manpower to gang investigations surrounding white nationalist groups in the wake of the El Paso shooting that left 22 people dead...

Bernie Sanders Accuses Washington Post Of Being Biased Against Him

New Hampshire - Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders accused The Washington Post of tilting its coverage against him because of his criticism of Amazon and its owner, Jeff Bezos, ...

Tennessee Lawmakers Mull Passing Strict Abortion Ban

Nashville, TN - Tennessee lawmakers said Monday they are considering whether to seek one of the nation’s strictest abortion bans even as such laws continue to be struck down in cou...

Bolton’s UK Trade-deal Promise Leaves Questions Unanswered

London - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Tuesday that getting a free trade deal with the United States would be “a tough old haggle,” after U.S. National Security Adviser...