Donald Trump picks up some buzz in latest poll

NEWS AND OPINION: Former President Donald Trump still wields some power in public opinion polls. Read…

Biden confident in Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg despite FAA outage

President Biden is fully confident in Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg’s ability to lead the department despite…

Georgia lawmakers push back on testifying in Trump probe

Georgia state lawmakers are pushing back on a state court ruling that forced some of them…

Jill Biden has cancerous lesions removed from her eye, chest

Surgeons removed cancerous lesions from first lady Jill Biden’s right eye and her chest on Wednesday,…

Oil and gas lobby, Republicans set sights on energy wins in divided Congress

Divided government is fueling hopes among the energy industry and House Republicans that climate hawks in…

ACLU calls for crackdown on FBI use of intel community to spy on Americans

The American Civil Liberties Union is calling for an overhaul of FBI rules after a Washington…

Supreme Court should end federal government’s water overreach

OPINION: For decades, there’s been confusion regarding what waters are regulated under the Clean Water Act.…

Report: Biden aides find second batch of classified documents at another location

President Biden reportedly kept classified documents at another location besides the Washington office acknowledged earlier this…

White House refuses to address why it didn’t publicly disclose Biden classified documents sooner

The White House on Wednesday refused to answer questions about why it did not publicly disclose…

GOP opens long-promised investigation into Biden family

House Republicans on Wednesday opened their long-promised investigation into President Joe Biden and his family, wielding…

WH says FAA will probe ‘root causes’ of system outage, says cyberattack unlikely

The Federal Aviation Administration is probing what caused a key pilot notification system to fail overnight,…

House GOP begins to tackle America’s fentanyl crisis

House Republicans, who in the midterm campaigns pledged to curb the tragic rise in fentanyl deaths,…

US to max out on debt soon, setting up political fight

The federal government is on track to max out on its $31.4 trillion borrowing authority as…

Black Caucus pushes to revive initiatives, expand Medicaid

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Legislative Black Caucus will push this year to revive an…

Japan, South Korea protest China visa stoppage in COVID spat

TOKYO — Japan and South Korea defended their public health restrictions on travelers from China on…

Haitians seizing on legal path to U.S. rush to secure passport

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Hundreds of Haitians are flocking daily to the sole immigration office in…

White House: Jill Biden surgery on lesion ‘proceeding well’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jill Biden ‘s surgery Wednesday to remove a potentially cancerous lesion above her…

White House hails Illinois assault weapons ban

The White House on Wednesday hailed Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker for signing a statewide ban on…

Zimbabwe threatens health workers with jail if they strike

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe has brought in a law that bans health workers such as nurses…

House GOP fires first shots in probe of Biden family

House Republicans on Wednesday kicked off the promised investigation into President Biden and his family’s long…