Sen. Ben Sasse says legacy will be more defined by his criticism of Trump

OMAHA, Neb. — Nebraska’s outgoing U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse knows he may be remembered more for…

Trump claims credit for McCarthy winning speaker’s gavel

Former President Donald Trump claimed credit over the weekend for helping persuade some conservative holdouts to…

McCarthy’s rocky road to House speaker position raises questions of authority ahead of first test

The dust has barely settled from House Speaker Kevin McCarthy’s historic battle to win the speaker’s…

Chinese, U.S. leaders both faulted in abrupt, uncertain end to zero-COVID

SEOUL — As China lifted controls on outbound travel Sunday, Asia braced for the impact of potentially…

Texas governor hand-delivers letter demanding Biden secure the border

When President Biden landed in El Paso on Sunday, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott was waiting for…

‘Eight Is Enough’ child star Adam Rich dies

Adam Rich, the child actor with a pageboy mop-top who charmed TV audiences in the late…

Push to expand trade, bring manufacturing closer to U.S. dominate focus of Biden’s trip to Mexico

Expanding the U.S.-Canada–Mexico economic relationship in the face of a looming global recession is a central…

Nevada AG mum on investigation of 6 GOP electors in 2020

LAS VEGAS — Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford won’t say if the state is investigating the…

Watch the terrifying animated short that inspired Top Gun: Maverick

The medium of animation knows no bounds — which is exactly the kind of limitless possibility…

Biden to get a firsthand look at U.S.-Mexico border situation

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden is heading to the U.S.-Mexico border on Sunday, his first trip…

Boebert’s backers urge her to ‘tone down the nasty rhetoric’

RIFLE, Colo. — Debbie Hartman voted for Lauren Boebert for Congress in 2020 and again in…

Jim Jordan previews military spending cuts under GOP-led House: ‘Everything has to be on table’

Rep. Jim Jordan, a member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus and the incoming chair of…

From Trump spokeswoman to Arkansas governor: Sarah Huckabee Sanders prepares to take on new role

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — After running a campaign heavily focused on national politics and her time…

Crenshaw apologizes for equating McCarthy holdouts to ‘terrorists’: ‘It’s clearly a turn of phrase’

Rep. Dan Crenshaw apologized Sunday for accusing his Republican colleagues of acting like “terrorists” for blocking…

Uncle Junior’s house from The Sopranos hits the market

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Chip Roy warns McCarthy that GOP will ‘enforce’ deal to secure speakership

A House Republican who was one of the nearly two dozen holdouts who demanded concessions in order to…

Social Security update: Only three days until recipients receive direct monthly payment worth up to $4,194

In only three days, the first Social Security retirement payments of 2023, worth up to $4,194,…

Stimulus update: Deadline for New Jersey homeowners to apply for $1,500 program in 23 days

New Jersey homeowners have until the end of January to apply for a program that will…

Immigration issues to dominate Biden’s ‘Three Amigos’ summit in Mexico

President Joe Biden is meeting with his North American counterparts for the second time of his…

Biden’s DOJ accused of playing hide and seek with Hunter Biden documents

The Justice Department is withholding 400 documents related to Hunter Biden’s overseas business dealings, a Colorado…