Potential White House entanglement in Congress' investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election brought new cries of protest from Democrats on Tuesday as fresh political allegations clouded the probe.
Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 04:24 PM CDT
Trump's Early Moves on Education Draw Concern, Praise
The nomination of Betsy DeVos, a school choice advocate, as Education secretary, was a signal from President Donald Trump that he was going to shake up public education.
On Monday, Trump moved to roll back...
Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 01:31 PM CDT
Sessions Threatens Federal Funding for Sanctuary Cities in WH Briefing
Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a warning to sanctuary cities in a Monday White House briefing, threatening to pull federal funding for states and cities that do not follow federal code on illegal...
Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 10:38 AM CDT
US-backed Fighters to Pause Military Action Near Syria Dam
U.S.-backed forces in northern Syria said Monday they will pause military operations near a major dam held by ISIS in order to allow engineers to fix any problems after conflicting reports about its stability....
Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 10:15 AM CDT
On Muslims' Agenda: Fight US Proposals to Ban Sharia Law
Muslims complain they're frivolous bills meant to spread fears and sow suspicion of their religion in a nation divided.
But supporters of state proposals to prevent Islamic code from being used in American...
Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 07:07 PM CDT
Nunes Met Source for Trump Monitoring Claim at WH Grounds
The day before Rep. Devin Nunes claimed Trump Tower may have been caught up in United States surveillance efforts during the transition period, the House Intelligence Committee chairman was on White House...
Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 09:40 AM CDT
Family of US Man Killed in London Attack Thanks Well-Wishers
The family of an American slain in last week's attack in London expressed gratitude Monday for the kindness of strangers as they insisted some good would come from the tragedy.
Kurt W. Cochran from Utah was on...
Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 07:09 AM CDT
Agency Follows a Uniquely American Way of Funding Arts
When the National Endowment for the Arts was established in 1965, organizers had different models to choose from.
They could have looked to the French Ministry of Culture, a cabinet-level institution committed...