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DOJ orders increased criminal immigration enforcement

The border trip and call for stiffer immigration enforcement come as the Trump administration struggles to carry out his campaign promises in the first 100 days in office. The new directives could res...

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Trump administration officially declines to label China currency manipulator

The Treasury notified Seoul that it was closely monitoring its currency intervention practices. Although Beijing has allowed the yuan to slowly appreciate in recent years and actively fought deprecia...

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Jared Kushner travels to Iraq with the top uniformed United States military official

Ivanka Trump can be proud of her husband, Jared Kushner does hi first steps in politics, on Monday, the senior adviser and Marine General Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the U.S. Kislyak. Amid the...

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Kushner and Bannon beef continues to broil

Kushner and Bannon beef continues to broil

Stephen Bannon , (R) Senior Advisor to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and Jared Kushner (L) walk from Trump's plane upon their arrival in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S., December 1, 2016. In the middl...

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North Korea show of strength as US tensions rise

In this image made from video provided by North Korean broadcaster KRT, missiles are displayed during a parade at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang , Saturday, April 15, 2017. North Korea has warned th...

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Jeff Sessions Announces a New Crackdown on Immigrants and "Filth"

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the Department of Justice plans to prioritize the prosecution of undocumented immigrants who possess criminal records. The illegal entry and reentry is nothing n...

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President Trump, Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump are White House seder no-shows

Neither Trump nor his daughter, Ivanka Trump , who works as an unpaid adviser to the President, have divested from their interests in Trump brands. Spicer has apologized repeatedly, including on ...

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Nikki Haley Now Says Removing Assad From Power Is A US Priority

Nikki Haley Now Says Removing Assad From Power Is A US Priority

Rex Tillerson is going on Wednesday so it can't be that we have moved to a Cold War position of no talking whatsoever. Following the chemical weapons attack, Tillerson also signaled a change in the ...

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Judge halts use of lethal drug in Arkansas executions

An Arkansas judge has blocked the state from using a lethal injection drug in its upcoming executions of six men after a company says the drug wasn't sold to be used for capital punishment. But sinc...

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Manhunt Subject Who Wrote Manifesto Threatening White House Captured in Wisconsin

Manhunt Subject Who Wrote Manifesto Threatening White House Captured in Wisconsin

A secret grand jury will convene on Wednesday. The landowner who called police about Jakubowski found him to the left of the trees pictured here . His next court appearance is scheduled for April ...

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Isolated Severe Storms Possible Today

Severe weather killed two people in MS overnight, including a woman who was desperately directing rescuers to her submerged vehicle when she died in Florence, the Associated Press said. One death ha...

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A gory Good Friday spectacle in the Philippines

A gory Good Friday spectacle in the Philippines

In the neighboring suburb of Homewood, a procession along Oxmoor Road begins at 2 p.m. today, with All Saints' Episcopal, Dawson Memorial Baptist, Edgewood Presbyterian and Trinity United Methodist am...

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Republicans prepare to leave Washington without resolving health care disputes

Republicans prepare to leave Washington without resolving health care disputes

Vice President Mike Pence and other top administration officials were offering to let states request federal exemptions from insurance coverage requirements imposed by President Barack Obama's healt...

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Jakubowski's step-dad relieved suspect in custody

A Rock County man who was the subject of a nationwide manhunt before he was arrested Friday morning has been charged with stealing firearms from a federally licensed firearms dealer. "Life can get bac...

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Gun Theft Suspect With Manifesto for Trump Is Captured

Gorn said he became concerned and called authorities after Jakubowski kept repeating "there's no going back". More than 150 law enforcement officials had been searching for Jakubowski since April 4 ...

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President Trump Signs Bill Allowing States to Defund Planned Parenthood

It denies U.S. federal money to any nongovernmental organization in the world that provides counseling for abortion , even if the money is not used for actual abortion-related services. "The legisl...

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Cuomo's New York agenda feeds talk of presidential run

Cuomo's New York agenda feeds talk of presidential run

Hillary Clinton made a surprise appearance alongside Cuomo as he signed the bill. Fatiga also said she has mixed feelings about the program. The Excelsior Scholarship would cover full-time st...

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Police issue Amber Alert out of Portsmouth

Police issue Amber Alert out of Portsmouth

Asia Jarvis was last seen wearing a blue night robe, green tights and an oversized shirt. According to detectives, 5-year-old Dominique Jarvis and 1 ½ year-old Messiah Jarvis were last seen at a hom...

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CAPTURED: Fugitive accused of robbing gun shop/sending manifesto to president

CAPTURED: Fugitive accused of robbing gun shop/sending manifesto to president

Last Friday, Rock County, Wisconsin Sheriff Robert Spoden said the fugitive is "angry at all government officials...he has a dislike for anyone that has authority or governmental power". More than 1...

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Arkansas' multiple execution plan appearing to unravel

Arkansas' multiple execution plan appearing to unravel

The actor Johnny Depp appeared alongside Damien Echols, who spent almost 18 years on Arkansas' death row before he was freed in 2011 in a plea deal in which he maintained his innocence. If Griffen's o...

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United States designates none of major trading partners as currency manipulator

The reversal by the Treasury department was one of the nearly half-a-dozen instances when Donald Trump or his administration have gone back on his poll campaign promises. The monitoring list was added...

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Neil Gorsuch gets confirmed after bitter Senate battle

Neil Gorsuch gets confirmed after bitter Senate battle

Isakson applauded the Gorsuch confirmation in a statement issued by his office Friday. "As Catholics, we welcome the confirmation of a judge whose record adheres to the Constitutional right to free ...

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McKelvey: Is Kansas election a bellwether?

While we can't re-run history, you can make a strong case that if an ordinary Republican were president, he wouldn't be running such a spectacularly incompetent White House, he'd be getting more done,...

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Man's advice to stop dating

Man's advice to stop dating "hot women" has made people furious

Amber, a 23-year-old from Bristol, says it's sometimes annoying when her fitness-obsessed boyfriend doesn't want to go out and eat at restaurants she wants to go to: "I made halloumi and butternut squ...

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'Mother of all bombs' kills dozens of militants in Afghanistan

The U.S. war in Afghanistan is the longest war in U.S. history, extending into its 16th year. The Pentagon released video of the first-ever use of the Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb in Afghanistan....

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Trump to keep list of White House visitors secret

Trump to keep list of White House visitors secret

Under Obama, such records, which were published on a White House-maintained website, were typically disclosed 90 to 120 days after the visit. The visitor logs Obama opened up to the public helped W...

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Burglary suspect who mailed manifesto to Trump arrested

Burglary suspect who mailed manifesto to Trump arrested

Jakubowski is suspected of an April 4 break-in at a gun shop called Armageddon Supplies in his hometown of Janesville, about 70 miles (113 km) southwest of Milwaukee , in which 18 guns and two silenc...

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Trump's strikes in Syria message to N Korea, other adversary nations: Tillerson

However, whether the US would, in fact, take military action against North Korea is a different story, given the covert nature of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs and its growing weapons capab...

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SC Democrats see hope in close Kansas race

Republicans have represented the district since Todd Tiahrt unseated veteran Democratic Rep. Dan Glickman in 1994. GOP congressional candidate in the 4th district Ron Estes votes at Holy Cross Luthe...

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Dem Reps: Suspend Kushner Security Clearance For Undisclosed Meetings

Don Beyer (D-Va.) to FBI Director James Comey and Charles Phalen, director of the National Background Investigations Bureau, the Democrats expressed concerns over the President's son-in-law's failur...

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