Shootings Spur Debate on Extremism and Guns, With Trump on Defense

The politics of American gun violence follow a predictable pattern in most cases: outraged calls for…

Gun Control Groups, Having Given Up on Trump, Look to 2020

WASHINGTON — By the time President Trump gave a speech about the weekend’s mass shootings in…

UK joins forces with US to protect ships in Strait of Hormuz

By Alistair Bunkall, defence and security correspondent The UK has announced it is joining forces with…

Fed Wants Workers to Get Pay Faster

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve said on Monday that it will create a real-time payments system,…

Shootings Renew Debate Over How to Combat Domestic Terrorism

WASHINGTON — With President Trump pledging to give federal law enforcement authorities “whatever they need” to…

Trump Echoes ‘Fox & Friends’ on Shootings. The New York Post Dissents.

In linking this weekend’s mass shootings to “gruesome and grisly video games” and inadequate treatment of…

On Politics: Trump’s Words Are Scrutinized by Candidates in Wake of Shootings

Good Monday morning. Here are some of the stories making news in Washington and politics today.…

‘Of Course He’s Racist’: 2020 Democrats Criticize Trump After Shootings

Democratic candidates for president excoriated President Trump and his Republican allies anew on Monday in frustration…

‘Of Course He’s Racist’: Democratic Candidates Criticize Trump After Shootings

Democratic candidates for president excoriated President Trump and his Republican allies anew on Monday in frustration…

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul Are Recovering From Medical Procedures

Senators Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul, Republicans of Kentucky, are recovering at home from medical procedures…

Toledo? Trump Misstates Location of Ohio Massacre

After two mass shootings over the weekend killed and wounded dozens of people in Texas and…

Musk promises Starship update after NASA interest

Elon Musk has promised an update on the development of SpaceX’s new spacecraft Starship in the…

Inter midfielder Nainggolan returns to Cagliari on loan

CAGLIARI, Italy (AP) — Inter Milan midfielder Radja Nainggolan has officially returned to Cagliari on loan,…

Trump blames mental illness, video games and social media for mass shootings

By Chris Robertson, news reporter Donald Trump has vowed to reduce violent crime by making it…

Trump Wants ‘Strong Background Checks’ After Mass Shootings but Ties Them to Immigration Laws

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Monday called for Republicans and Democrats to work together to strengthen…