Category: US News

Kavanaugh, accuser slated to testify; Dems say more witnesses needed

WASHINGTON — Republicans on Capitol Hill plan to hear testimony Monday from Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh and his…

2 days ago

John McCain, war hero, political maverick and GOP standard-bearer, dies at 81

Arizona Sen. John McCain, who survived 5 years as a prisoner of war in Vietnam to become one of the…

4 weeks ago

Trump now facing legal assault on two fronts as prosecutors in New York and Washington take aim

WASHINGTON — After 19 tumultuous months in office, President Donald Trump is being squeezed by legal assaults on two fronts,…

4 weeks ago

Trump’s EPA formally launches rollback of fuel economy standards

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration Thursday pushed ahead with plans to unravel the federal government’s most effective action to fight…

2 months ago

Appeals court upholds injunction protecting SF from Trump sanctuary cities order

A federal appeals court today upheld an injunction protecting San Francisco and Santa Clara County from a presidential executive order…

2 months ago

Administration ups estimate of children separated from their parents to 3,000

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration admitted Thursday that the government has separated hundreds more children from their parents after illegal…

3 months ago

Trump narrows Supreme Court search to 3 front-runners

WASHINGTON — Three federal appeals court judges have emerged as favorites in President Donald Trump’s search for a new Supreme…

3 months ago

Federal judge denies administration’s effort to block California’s ‘sanctuary’ law

A federal judge refused Thursday to block California from restricting local law enforcement cooperation with immigration agents, an early legal…

3 months ago