President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the White House, May 16, 2019. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) President Trump on Thursday signed into law a long-anticipated $19.1 billion disaster-aid package that allocates emergency funds to areas hit recently by…

Texas governor Greg Abbott (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed a law Thursday allowing more teachers to carry firearms and expands mental health services for students in the wake of the mass shooting last year…

A worker prepares Soviet-era statues for dismantling in Vilnius, Lithuania, in 2015. (Ints Kalnins/Reuters) Decades of stubborn resistance have resulted in today’s free and prosperous state. Vilnius, Lithuania — Lithuanians like America. Their unofficial slogan might…

Former Vice President Joe Biden has reversed his stance on his support for a measure that prevents using federal funding for abortion after taking heat from some of his fellow 2020 Democrats. Interested in Joe…

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, in unveiling phase three of his Democratic presidential candidacy's climate agenda, has an eye cast towards the global stage - and is looking to reimagine American foreign policy through the lens…

Heavy rain and severe weather pounded parts of the Southern Plains and Deep South on Thursday, with eight reported tornadoes in three states: Louisiana, Arkansas and Alabama. Interested in Weather? Add Weather as an interest…

A man inspects a handgun during the National Rifle Association annual meeting in Indianapolis, Ind., April 28, 2019. (Lucas Jackson/Reuters) The Pennsylvania supreme court rules that legal gun owners aren’t second-class constitutional citizens. SCOTUS, take…

(Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Arrests at the southwest border increased for the fourth straight month in May as authorities continued to grapple with an unprecedented influx of migrants from Central America. 132,887 people were arrested between ports of…

North Carolina governor Roy Cooper (Aaron P. Bernstein/Reuters) The North Carolina House of Representatives on Wednesday failed to override Democratic Governor Roy Cooper’s veto of the state’s “born alive” abortion bill that would have imposed…

The Trump administration on Wednesday announced it is suspending the use of fetal tissue in research conducted by government scientists and said it is ending a contract with a California university over its use of…

Photo: stevanovicigor / iStock / Getty Images Sara Fischer Americans view made-up news and information as a bigger problem than other critical issues, including terrorism, immigration, climate change and racism, according to a new survey from…

President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the White House, May 16, 2019. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Even if President Trump’s tariffs worked, the result would only be to leave Mexico even weaker and even poorer. It is…

President Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May hold a joint news conference in London, England, June 4, 2019. (Carlos Barria/Reuters) The run-up to Brexit is no time for political pettiness. As the U.K. moves…

The White House has directed two former senior West Wing officials not to cooperate with House Judiciary Committee subpoenas for documents in the panel's investigation into potential obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump, according…