Trump lauds firing of ex-top FBI official as…

Now that a former top FBI official has been fired, President Donald Trump is calling it "a great day for Democracy" and "a great day for the hard working men and women of the FBI."

Ex-CIA chief to Trump: US will triumph over you

Former CIA Director John Brennan slammed President Trump's reaction to the firing of Andrew McCabe, saying in a tweet "America will triumph over you."

John Kelly To West Wing Staff: Don't Worry About…

Some reporting suggests Trump actually enjoys the unrest; he said he likes the conflicts he's created.

Street Sign Diplomacy: How Countries Use Street…

Turns out renaming street signs is a pretty easy, and common, way to score political points against international rivals.

The Latest: AP learns McCabe kept memos regarding Trump

The AP has learned that Andrew McCabe, the onetime FBI deputy director just fired by the attorney general, kept personal memos regarding President Donald Trump

Talks on $1.3 trillion US spending bill hit…

Congressional leaders are working on a $1.3 trillion catchall spending bill while negotiators hammer out details on immigration, abortion-related issues and a massive rail project that President Donald Trump is against

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Trump lawyer: I pray Rosenstein will end Mueller…

One of President Trump's attorneys, John Dowd, said in a statement to CNN that he prays Acting AG Rod Rosenstein will follow the example of Jeff Sessions and put an end to special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing Russia investigation.

Preservation Of US Japanese Internment Sites In…

In 2006, Congress enacted the preservation of historic confinement sites, but the current 2019 budget does not have funding for it.

FEMA Scrubs Mentions Of Climate Change From Its…

The Federal Emergency Management Agency released its four-year strategic plan on Thursday, and it no longer mentions climate change.

AP learns fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe maintained personal memos regarding President Donald Trump

AP learns fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe maintained personal memos regarding President Donald Trump

New Mexico nuke repository studied for plutonium…

The U.S. Department of Energy has commissioned a national group of scientists to study the viability of diluting surplus weapons-grade plutonium and storing it permanently at the federal government's underground repository in southern New Mexico

Trump joins effort to silence porn star

Attorneys defending President Donald Trump and the company of his personal legal counsel, Michael Cohen, have filed to move the lawsuit against their clients by porn star Stormy Daniels to federal court and are claiming she could owe as much as $20 million for violating a nondisclosure agreement.

US Rep. Louise Slaughter Dies At Age 88 After Fall

Slaughter was serving her 16th term in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Mike Pence Reportedly Asked For A Closed Event…

The Indianapolis Star noted Pence might've made that request because Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar is an openly gay man.

Retirees protest across Spain to demand a pension…

Tens of thousands of elderly Spaniards rallied in protests across the country Saturday to ask for an increase in public pension payouts for retirees

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The Latest: Russian employees come under pressure…

Voters in Russia's Perm region say they are coming under pressure from their employers to vote in Sunday's presidential election _ and to prove it

Sanders used to push back, not so much anymore

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders' answers to questions from the press has evolved as questions about the President and his policies became tougher. CNN's Tom Foreman reports.

Mnuchin Racked Up Nearly $1M Bill On…

A watchdog group says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin appears not to have traveled on commercial aircraft while in office — and that can get pricey.

White House: H.R. McMaster Isn't Getting Fired

It's been rumored for weeks the three-star general might be leaving his post as national security adviser.

Obama to visit Singapore, New Zealand, Australia, Japan

Former President Barack Obama is embarking on a weeklong tour of Singapore, New Zealand, Australia and Japan

Trump's possible China tariffs send opponents…

Industry groups and some members of Congress are scrambling to prevent a new front in a potential trade war that could reverberate across the U.S. economy

Historian: This is 'Friday Night Slaughter'

CNN presidential historian Douglas Brinkley compares the firing of former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe to former President Richard Nixon's "Saturday Night Massacre."

New York Times Reports Mueller Subpoenas Trump…

According to The New York Times, special counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed the Trump Organization for documents related to Russia.

Officials Warn Russia Is Targeting The US Energy…

Officials say that since early 2016, "Russian government cyber actors" have been targeting multiple U.S. infrastructure sectors.

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Facebook bans Trump-affiliated data firm…

Facebook suspends Cambridge Analytica, a data-analysis firm that worked for the Trump campaign, over suspected mishandling of user data

Democrats ponder disavowing Pelosi after…

McCabe denies he misled investigators

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is defending against a career-ending claim that he directed FBI officials to talk to a reporter about an ongoing investigation and misled investigators about his actions. CNN's Pamela Brown has the details.