Politics

Sheriff: Facebook post led search for lawmaker

A sheriff says an ominous Facebook post from a Kentucky lawmaker facing sexual assault allegations is part of what prompted his family to report him missing

Trump pushes tax reform as GOP prepares to pass…

Economist Peter Morici provides insight.

Kentucky State Lawmaker Found Dead After Sexual…

Police told local media they found Rep. Dan Johnson dead Wednesday night. Authorities are calling his death a "probable suicide."

Now There's A Christmas Tree Topper For The…

Non-profit organization, Women To Look Up To, has literally made women to look up to. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) gives you a look at their Christmas tree toppers in the shape of Hillary Clinton, Beyonce, and Serena Williams.

Doug Jones' Election Signals Strength Of Black…

Alabama's black voters overwhelmingly cast ballots for Jones.

Attorney exits Senate race, clearing side for ex-governor

Democrat James Mackler says he's dropping out of the U.S. Senate race in Tennessee to replace Sen. Bob Corker, a move that appears to clear the path to the Democratic nomination for former Gov. Phil Bredesen

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AP Sources: Pence to delay trip to Mideast over…

Vice President Mike Pence is delaying his weekend departure for the Middle East as Congress nears completion of a tax overhaul

President Trump wants 'Tax cuts by February'

Griff Jenkins reports from Washington, D.C.

How Doug Jones Pulled Off A Huge Upset In Alabama

A confluence of events, led by the black vote, helped flip the state.

Deputy Attorney General Defends Robert Mueller To…

He defended the scope of the investigation and Mueller's team amid allegations of anti-Trump bias.

Farenthold to retire from House amid harassment accusations

Two Republicans say that Texas GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold won't seek re-election next year

Putin: US hurts itself with "invented" Trump…

President Vladimir Putin says the allegations of collusion between U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign and Russia have been "invented" by Trump's political foes to undermine his legitimacy

Deputy AG stands by Mueller probe

Todd Piro reports from New York City.

Republicans Reach An Agreement On Tax Reform

They want to get the deal to the president next week.

Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Will Fill Al…

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announced the decision Wednesday. Smith's appointed term will last until January 2019.

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Republicans say Texas GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold won't seek re-election amid sexual harassment allegations

Republicans say Texas GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold won't seek re-election amid sexual harassment allegations

EU's Tusk warns of bruising Brexit battle ahead…

European Union chief Donald Tusk warned Thursday of a bruising Brexit battle ahead as Britain and the remaining 27 EU countries move onto to discussions over their future trade relations.

Rep. Matt Gaetz reacts to Rod Rosenstein's…

House Judiciary Committee member shares insight after the deputy attorney general testifies on Capitol Hill.

A Key GOP Senator Opposes 2 Of Trump's…

CNN reports Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley urged the White House to reconsider nominees Jeff Mateer and Brett Talley.

Write-In Votes Might Have Played A Big Role In…

Alabama's unofficial election results have Jones beating Moore by about 20,700 votes. But the number of write-in votes tallied more than 22,700.

Lawsuit challenges cancellation of farmer fair practice rule

Farmers in Alabama and Nebraska have joined a fair trade group to sue the U.S. Department of Agriculture over the cancellation of rules that would have made it easier for farmers to demand better treatment when they contract with meatpacking companies.

Bannon, undeterred, under siege from GOP after…

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon is catching heat from fellow Republicans for what they see as his leading role in costing the party a Senate seat in Alabama

Tom Fitton on credibility problems of DOJ and FBI

Judicial Watch president speaks out on 'Fox News @ Night.'

Jones' Senate Win Puts More Pressure On GOP To…

Republicans are hoping to finish their tax bill before Doug Jones is sworn in to the Senate.

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Will There Be A Recount In The US Senate Race In…

Automatic recounts in Alabama only happen if a candidate loses by half a percent. But that doesn't mean Roy Moore can't ask for one anyway.

The Latest: May says Brexit on track despite vote setback

British Prime Minister Theresa May says she is "disappointed" by a vote that gives parliament the final say on any Brexit deal with the European Union.

Former 'Apprentice' star Omarosa denies White…

Former "Apprentice" star Omarosa denies being fired from her White House job and says reports that she made a scene while being escorted from the grounds are "100 percent false." She will leave the administration next month.