Politics

Tabloid held porn star's 2011 interview after…

Former employees say a tabloid magazine held back from publishing an adult film star's 2011 account of an alleged affair with Donald Trump after the future president's personal lawyer threatened to sue

2013 Trump: President responsible for shutdown

President Donald Trump told Fox News in 2013 that the blame for a government shutdown ultimately goes to the president.

President Trump makes history at 45th March for…

How President Trump made history at the 45th annual March for Life and how the annual gathering got started.

Schumer Meets With Trump On Funding Deal As Feds…

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer met with the president Friday to hash out a deal and avoid a government shutdown.

President Trump Made A Special Appearance At…

The president said via video satellite his administration would always defend what he called the right to life.

The Latest: Menendez expects to be 'vindicated' in retrial

Sen. Bob Menendez, whose 11-week corruption trial ended in a hung jury in November, says he expects to be "vindicated again" in a retrial

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The Latest: Pope: Graft is a 'social virus' in…

Pope Francis is calling corruption in Latin America a "social virus" that infects all aspects of life and must be combatted

CNN poll: GOP would take blame for shutdown

A new CNN poll shows Republicans and President Trump would take the majority of the blame over a government shutdown.

Billion-dollar cost hike for California bullet…

New reports reveal California’s bullet train construction project is costing $2.8 billion more than anticipated. What’s happening now and what it could mean in the future.

SCOTUS Will Hear Objections To Trump's Travel Ban

The Supreme Court will finally decide whether President Trump's efforts to block travel from six Muslim-majority countries are legal.

Trump Reportedly Changes His Travel Plans As…

A senior White House official told CNN it wouldn't look good if Trump was at his Mar-a-Lago resort during a government shutdown.

Indiana official resigns after Facebook post echoing Trump

A city official in Indiana has resigned after receiving backlash for sharing a social media post that made the same derogatory remark as President Donald Trump.

Russia exhorts Trump to counter 'Russo-phobic…

Russia's top diplomat is exhorting President Donald Trump to counter what he calls "Russo-phobic" intrigues against him in the United States in order to improve ties between Washington and Moscow

Speier: Past Trump deals show money laundering

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA), a member of the House Intelligence Committee, says that past Trump Organization real estate deals show evidence of money laundering.

Mattis discusses government shutdown impact on…

Raw video: Department of Defense secretary speaks at John Hopkins School of Advance International Studies.

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The US Embassy's Move To Jerusalem May Come…

Officials told The New York Times that moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem could happen as soon as 2019.

Trump Appointee Resigns After Discriminatory…

Carl Higbie stepped down from his post after CNN uncovered discriminatory comments he'd made on various radio segments.

Sen. Rand Paul's alleged attacker charged with federal crime

The man accused of tackling U.S. Sen. Rand Paul in the Republican lawmaker's yard in Kentucky has been charged with assaulting a member of Congress as part of a federal plea agreement

The Latest: Trump sees 'progress' as shutdown…

President Donald Trump is striking an optimistic tone as the deadline for a federal government shutdown nears

GOP sen.: We don't know where GOP is on DACA

CNN's Brooke Baldwin speaks to Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) about the impending government shutdown.

Trump to address Friday's March for Life rally…

Raymond Arroyo breaks down the top culture stories of the day.

How Secret Ingredients Get Cooked Into…

The process of appropriating government funds is often about compromise.

House Passes Bill To Avoid Shutdown, But It Looks…

Senate Republicans need to convince weary Democrats to vote their way on a temporary spending bill, or the government will likely shut down.

Mueller, Manafort OK with lawsuit being transferred

A lawsuit challenging special counsel Robert Mueller's authority may soon be transferred to another judge

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Congestion pricing: Driving in Manhattan could…

Driving a car into the busiest parts of Manhattan could cost $11.52 under a proposal prepared for New York's governor

Sen. Schumer: 'We made some progress'

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) gives a brief statement after meeting with President Trump to avoid a government shutdown.

Temporary spending bill faces uncertain fate in…

Lawmakers face a midnight deadline to avert a government shutdown.