US News

Trump: 'I Said Roy Moore Will Not Be Able to Win' in Alabama - New York Times
Supporters of Roy S. Moore, the Republican candidate for the Senate seat in Alabama, at a campaign rally this week in Midland City, Ala. President Trump publicly endorsed Mr. Moore in the race.CreditAudra Melton for The New York Times. By Maggie ...

Republican Tax Bill in Final Sprint Across Finish Line - New York Times
President Trump had lunch with Republicans on the House-Senate conference committee, including Senator Orrin G. Hatch of Utah, right, and Representative Kevin Brady of Texas, left, who chairs the Ways and Means Committee.CreditDoug Mills/The New York ...

Rod Rosenstein: No good cause to fire Mueller - CNN
Washington (CNN) The second-highest ranking official at the Justice Department stepped back into the national spotlight Wednesday to say he believes there's no good cause for firing special prosecutor Robert Mueller and that to date no one has asked ...

Exclusive: Ex-Farenthold aide shares new details of vulgar and abusive behavior - CNN
WARNING: This story contains graphic language. (CNN) A former senior aide to Rep. Blake Farenthold has approached the House Ethics Committee to share a damning account of working for the Texas Republican, with the intent of describing the congressman ...

Omarosa Manigault's departure highlights lack of diversity in Trump White House - Washington Post
Omarosa Manigault, the former reality TV star who joined President Trump's White House as one of his most prominent African American supporters, resigned under pressure after a confrontation with Chief of Staff John F. Kelly that ended when she was ...

Joe Biden Comforts Meghan McCain in Heartfelt Exchange on 'The View' - New York Times
It lasted only a short time, and it hardly eclipsed the bitterness of partisan politics that has consumed the country. But for nearly five minutes on Wednesday morning, Joe Biden and Meghan McCain shared an emotional exchange about the aggressive form ...

Two people fatally shot in murder-suicide on Penn State University branch campus - New York Daily News
The estranged husband of a Penn State University cafeteria worker fatally shot his ex-wife in a campus parking lot before taking his own life Wednesday afternoon, officials said. The Penn State Beaver campus in Monaca was placed on lockdown after the ...

Minnesota governor will appoint his lieutenant, Tina F. Smith, to replace Franken in Senate - Washington Post
Minnesota's governor announced his intention to appoint Lt. Gov. Tina F. Smith, his former chief of staff, to fill the seat expected to be vacated by Sen. Al Franken ? and she plans to run for election in November to finish out the term. ?I am ...

Three men who laughed as they dragged a shark behind a motorboat could go to prison - Washington Post
Three Florida men were arrested Tuesday and accused of making Snapchat videos in which a shark is shot with a revolver, then tied to the back of a motorboat and dragged through the waves to its death. A 10-second clip of the shark's dragging revolted ...

Schumer Files Police Report After Fraudulent Document Emerges - New York Times
WASHINGTON ? Here's a new way to fight back attempts to spread fake news: file a police report. That's what Senator Chuck Schumer's staff did on Tuesday in reporting to the Capitol Police the existence of a fraudulent document that described false ...

1