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GOP's Lee Zeldin: "We just need to keep on pressing forward" amid Trump tumult

Here's how one young GOP congressman is trying to stay focused in wild political times.

May 11, 2017

Critics are tearing into Donald Trump's new "election integrity" task force

Trump says it's about "fair and honest elections." Critics say it's a sham.
May 11, 2017

Vandals take chainsaws to trees at Donald Trump's Bronx golf course

The motivation behind the vandalism was unclear, but a maintenance crew chased off the men after they cut down four trees.
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May 6, 2017

South Korea Presidential Election: Key players to watch ahead of Tuesday's vote

Whoever wins will have their hands full with North Korea.
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April 20, 2017

Iran's Ahmadinejad ineligible to run for president, clerical body says

"Iran's Donald Trump" won't be able to seek re-election, the country says.
April 19, 2017

Watchdog group wants answers as Indiana deactivates more than 480,000 voter registrations

Let America Vote wants an explanation for the canceled registrations.

April 17, 2017

Donald Trump congratulates Turkey's Erdogan on his huge power grab

Trump called Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan to congratulate him for a referendum critics say was riddled with fraud.
April 12, 2017

Republican Ron Estes wins first congressional election since Trump victory, dealing blow to anti-Trump resistance

Democratic nominee James Thompson closed a massive gap with Republican Ron Estes, though fell short of a massive upset.
April 11, 2017

Federal judge tosses out Texas' voter ID law, saying "discriminatory purpose" was clear

If the ruling holds, Texas could be again held subject to the Voting Rights Act.
April 7, 2017

Here are 45 times Trump said attacking Syria was a bad idea and might start World War III

"Crazy" and "stupid" are among the words Trump has used in the past to describe the policy he just enacted.
April 4, 2017

'Arab News' boots AEI columnist for demanding deletion of old pro-Clinton articles

'Arab News' wrote Andrew Bowen wanted the pieces deleted so he could be "cleared" to work for President Donald Trump.

March 13, 2017

DOJ says it needs "more time" to prove Trump's Obama wiretap claim

A Monday congressional deadline came and went, even as the president and his staff seem to be moving on.
March 11, 2017

Steve Bannon is under "criminal" investigation for voter registration fraud

Bannon may have fraudulently registered to vote at a now-abandoned house in Florida with an acid-ruined bathtub.
March 9, 2017

Jon Huntsman is Donald Trump's pick for Russian ambassador

Huntsman, Barack Obama's former ambassador to China, is one of the biggest steals of Trump's administration.
March 4, 2017

Many dozens of Trump supporters gather in New York to March 4 Trump

Protesters chanted "USA! USA!", denounced "fake news" and rallied against undocumented immigration.
March 1, 2017

Facebook, patient zero in fake news epidemic, proudly advertises ability to sway elections

It was "a pretty crazy idea" when it had to do with fake news.

Feb. 26, 2017

Donald Trump's approval ratings tank, with just 44% in support

32% of Americans say Trump is not even up to the challenge of governing the country, per an NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll.
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Feb. 23, 2017

CNN DNC Debate: Here's how the Democratic candidates performed

It was a quiet debate, but Keith Ellison stood out.
Feb. 18, 2017

John McCain warns "suppressing free speech" is how dictators "get started"

McCain brought up the issue of dictators on 'Meet the Press' when asked about Trump's Twitter threats to the media.
Feb. 18, 2017

Leaked audio reveals Donald Trump invited wealthy guests to watch political interviews

Members of Trump's clubs pay up to $200,000 to join.
Feb. 15, 2017

Report: US officials allege Trump campaign was in contact with Russian spies

U.S. officials allege they intercepted phone calls between Trump's team and Russian intelligence.

Feb. 11, 2017

The GOP finally busted an “illegal” voter — and she’s a Republican

That didn't stop them from imposing a ridiculously harsh sentence.
Feb. 7, 2017

Donald Trump is not welcome to address Parliament, U.K. speaker says

According to Bercow, the UK's "opposition to racism and to sexism and our support for equality" rules out a Trump visit.
Feb. 5, 2017

New Yorkers rally to remove anti-Semitic graffiti from subway train

"'I guess this is Trump's America,' said one passenger," Gregory Locke wrote. "No sir, it's not. Not tonight and not ever."
Jan. 31, 2017

DHS and State Department defy Donald Trump's travel ban by admitting 872 refugees

Government officials determined the refugees were already "in transit" and thus not subject to Trump's executive order.
Jan. 31, 2017

Donald Trump may sign an executive order targeting the civil rights of LGBTQ citizens

Possible targets of the order include LGBTQ federal employees, anti-discrimination laws and even same-sex adoption.

Jan. 29, 2017

Universities denounce Trump's Muslim ban, advise affected students not to travel

The nation's colleges and universities have rallied around their international students, but have little power to act.
Jan. 29, 2017

Donald Trump's Muslim ban doesn't actually apply to green card holders

But while permanent residents aren't barred from entering the country, they will have to be approved on a case by case basis.
Jan. 29, 2017

Read the full text of the stay on President Trump's Muslim ban

U.S. District Judge Ann Donnelly put a stay on Trump's executive order Saturday evening.
Jan. 29, 2017

New York taxi union declares work stoppage in protest of Donald Trump's Muslim ban

The taxi drivers' union is heavily Muslim and mostly immigrant — just the people Trump wants to ban.