President Donald Trump is insisting the U.S. already has “very, very strong background checks” for gun purchases, another sign he is backing away from supporting expanded checks.
The Pentagon says the U.S. military has conducted a flight test of a type of missile banned for more than 30 years by a treaty that both the United States and Russia abandoned this month.
Dem. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is proposing a criminal justice overhaul that cuts prison population
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is proposing a criminal justice overhaul that aims to cut the nation’s prison population in half, end mandatory minimum sentencing, ban private prisons and legalize marijuana.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has submitted a letter of resignation to President Donald Trump.
Former Vice President Joe Biden says that violence and sexual harassment against women is a longstanding “cultural problem” that he has fought to change.
President Donald Trump says the National Rifle Association is getting stronger, not weaker, and is doing important work vital to making his “Make America Great Again” slogan a reality.
The Latest on investigations involving Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh.
The Latest on former Vice President Joe Biden’s 2020 presidential bid
The Latest on President Donald Trump and congressional investigations.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has arrived in Russia’s Vladivostok for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
United States Senator Chuck Schumer on Monday announced legislation to strengthen the New York State Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act.
President Donald Trump’s legal team managed to protect their client from a potentially perilous in-person interview during special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation.
The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller’s report and President Donald Trump.