Republican Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona is resigning after revealing that he discussed surrogacy with two female staffers.
The eight-term lawmaker, a staunch conservative and fierce opponent of abortion,...
Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 05:29 PM CST
Rep. John Lewis: Trump is an 'Insult' to Civil Rights Event
U.S. Rep John Lewis announced Thursday that won't speak at the opening of Mississippi civil rights and history museums, saying it's an "insult" that President Donald Trump will attend.
The long-planned Saturday...
Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 03:23 PM CST
Bernie Sanders: Trump Should 'Think About Resigning'
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont says he hopes President Donald Trump considers resigning following Sen. Al Franken's resignation announcement amid multiple sexual misconduct allegations.
Once a rising star...
Breaking with decades of U.S. policy, President Donald Trump on Wednesday recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a declaration that set off a wave of clashes between Palestinians and Israeli forces and...
Reacting to President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Palestinians are protesting in cities across the West Bank and Gaza Strip while Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called...
Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 04:33 PM CST
Clash in West Bank Follow US Decision on Israel’s capital
President Donald Trump gave Congress six months to come up with a permanent solution for the immigration program Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, when he announced in September that he was ending...
Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 12:49 PM CST
Poor Health, High Expectations for Medicaid, Analysis Finds
People on Medicaid are more prone to smoke, struggle with depression and obesity, or rate their own health as fair or poor. But that's not the whole story.
A new study suggests that low-income Medicaid...
Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 12:52 PM CST
Years After Lehman, Final Rules Set on Strengthening Banks
A global forum of banking regulators has finished its years-long work on rules that aim to keep weak banks from needing taxpayer bailouts and setting off financial crises like the one that led to the Great...