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Sen. Collins, potential swing vote, to meet with…

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is set to meet with Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, a centrist who's seen as a potential swing vote on his confirmation

Trump Urges Senate Republicans To Act On Fentanyl…

The House passed the STOP Act in June.

175 More Former Officials Denounce Trump Pulling…

Dozens of former intelligence agency officials also denounced Trump's decision in an open letter last week.

Anti-Trump images become big business for DC projectionist

Robin Bell views his projections onto the walls of Washington's Trump International Hotel as a way to help people grieve, vent at a time of political stress

Microsoft uncovers more Russian attacks ahead of…

Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections

Brennan May Consider Legal Action After Security…

The White House revoked former CIA Director John Brennan's security clearance last week.

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US Reportedly Refuses To Negotiate Over Pastor's…

A senior White House official told The Wall Street Journal that the Trump administration rejected a deal offered by Turkey.

Abstentions in Brazil election could hurt governability

Frustrated by corruption scandals and uninspired by the candidates, a large chunk of the Brazilian electorate is expected to sit out October's election

Trump plan rolls back Obama's coal emissions…

Trump administration prepares a plan to give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions

Judge Says ACLU, Government Must Reach Agreement…

NBC News reports hundreds of migrant parents are still separated from their children after being deported.

Trump looks to Brennan for a foil in Russia probe…

Faced with Mueller's silence on Russia investigation, Trump looks to John Brennan for a foil as he attacks probe

Poll shows support for charter schools, vouchers…

Poll shows support for charter schools and private school vouchers has gone up over past year

UK asks for more US sanctions on Russia after poisoning case

UK asks Trump administration to impose further sanctions on Russia in response to accusations Moscow used a nerve agent to poison a former Russian spy in Britain

A look at the leading candidates for Brazil's…

With former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in jail and likely to be barred from running, Brazil's presidential election is wide open

Crowded Wyoming Republican governor's race heads to vote

Wyoming voters to decide on six Republican candidates for governor and whether to replace a U.S. senator

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Primaries for governor, US House top Alaska ballot

Primaries for governor and U.S. House top the ticket in Alaska Tuesday

Whitmer names 'tech guru' Gilchrist as Michigan running mate

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer has announced that her running mate is Garlin Gilchrist II, who runs the University of Michigan's Center for Social Media Responsibility

Michigan official faces manslaughter trial over…

A judge ordered Michigan's health director to stand trial for involuntary manslaughter in two deaths linked to Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area, the highest-ranking official to face criminal charges as a result of the city's tainted water scandal

Alaska voters to decide primaries for governor, US House

Alaskans on Tuesday will decide which Republican candidate will move on in what's expected to be a closely watched governor's race this fall

FBI probes computer hacks in California House…

The FBI launched investigations after two Southern California Democratic House candidates were targeted by computer hackers

Army reinstates at least 36 discharged immigrants

The US Army has reinstated or revoked discharge orders for more than 35 immigrant soldiers who had enlisted as a pathway to citizenship, a court filing Monday shows. Another 149 enlistees have had their discharges suspended.

AP sources: Prosecutors preparing charges against…

AP sources: Prosecutors preparing criminal charges against Michael Cohen

The Latest: Walker submits signatures for general election

Gov. Bill Walker and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott have submitted signatures to qualify for the November general election ballot

Chelsea Clinton's Political Future a 'Definite…

Chelsea Clinton will not rule out a future in politics. Per the Guardian , the daughter of Democratic superstars Bill and Hillary Clinton was plugging her children's book at the Edinburgh international book festival when the question of her potential future in elected office was posed. While bashing Trump, the New...

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UK asks for more Russia sanctions after poisoning case

The United Kingdom is asking the Trump administration to impose further sanctions on Russia in response to accusations Moscow used a nerve agent to poison a former Russian spy in Britain

Democrats challenge independent bid for Kansas…

A lawyer for a Democratic legislative leader is challenging businessman Greg Orman's right to appear on the November ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor

The Latest: EPA to reveal rule changes on coal-fired plants

The Trump administration is set to announce plans to roll back the centerpiece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming