Democrats need to pump the brakes on calling for impeachment of President Donald Trump over his July telephone call with the president of Ukraine that prompted a controversial whistleblower complaint, Rep. Chris Stewart said Monday.
Joe Arpaio is running to get back his old job as sheriff of metro Phoenix. His 24 years as sheriff were defined by a series of tough-on-crime tactics and legal problems that cost taxpayers millions of dollars.
Michael Balsamo and Roxana Hegeman, Associated Press | PostedSep 23rd - 11:57am
Federal authorities said Monday they arrested an Army soldier who they accused of discussing with an FBI informant a possible bomb attack within the United States as well as the targeting of left-leaning activists and a media organization.
Lisa Mascaro, Mary Clare Jalonick and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | PostedSep 23rd - 8:41am
President Donald Trump ordered his staff to freeze nearly $400 million in aid to Ukraine a few days before a phone call in which he pressured the Eastern European nation's leader to investigate the family of political rival Joe Biden, a revelation that comes as more Democrats move toward impeachment proceedings.
Stephen Braun and Lynn Berry, Associated Press | PostedSep 22nd - 7:48pm
In 2014, then-Vice President Joe Biden was at the forefront of American diplomatic efforts to support Ukraine's fragile democratic government as it sought to fend off Russian aggression and root out corruption. So it raised eyebrows when Biden's son Hunter was hired by a Ukrainian gas company.
Brian Slodysko, Associated Press | PostedSep 22nd - 5:09pm
While many Democrats are focused on winning back several Rust Belt states that backed President Donald Trump in 2016, a progressive group plans to spend $50 million to make sure the party doesn't overlook opportunities in the Sun Belt.
Alexandra Jaffe and Thomas Beaumont, Associated Press | PostedSep 22nd - 4:09pm
A fire truck, a marching band and hundreds of supporters ushered Joe Biden into this weekend's Iowa Steak Fry, a show of force intended to solidify the former vice president's front-runner status. His closest rival, Elizabeth Warren, slipped in with little fanfare, delivered her speech and hit a brief selfie line before departing the show.
Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press | PostedSep 22nd - 1:49pm
The planet is getting hotter, and tackling that climate peril will grab the spotlight as world leaders gather for their annual meeting at the United Nations this week facing an undeniable backdrop: rising tensions from the Persian Gulf to Afghanistan and increasing nationalism, inequality and intolerance.
Sean Murphy and Will Weissert, Associated Press | PostedSep 22nd - 9:08am
Bernie Sanders campaigned Sunday in reliably Republican Oklahoma with an appearance before the largest annual gathering of the Comanche Nation in the state where rival Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren was born.
Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press | PostedSep 22nd - 6:26am
After a North Carolina insurance magnate and mega-political donor was indicted on bribery charges in April, some politicians who received his campaign dollars offloaded his money by giving it to charity.
Lisa Mascaro and Steve Peoples, Associated Press | PostedSep 21st - 3:49pm
A whistleblower's complaint over President Donald Trump's interactions with a foreign leader is testing the political and practical power Democrats can use against a Republican in the White House who so brazenly ignores protocol and presidential norms.
Steve Leblanc, Associated Press | PostedSep 21st - 6:59am
U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III formally declared his candidacy for the U.S. Senate on Saturday, becoming the first member of the Kennedy political dynasty to run for the upper chamber of Congress from Massachusetts since Edward M. Kennedy in 1962.
Alexandra Jaffe and Thomas Beaumont, Associated Press | PostedSep 20th - 10:14pm
Democratic presidential candidates made a colorful and often loud pitch to Iowa Democrats at the Steak Fry fundraiser in Des Moines on Saturday as a new poll showed Elizabeth Warren and Joe Biden in a close race in the state.