WASHINGTON, August 25, 2016 – The judge who sentenced a Stanford college student to six months in jail for raping an unconscious woman announced he is no longer hearing criminal cases. Persky told his superiors that he is stepping down so that incoming cases will not receive unwarranted national attention. The judge will begin hearing civil cases ...
Is Donald Trump flip-flopping on illegal immigrants or recognizing that the Law and Order candidate will have to follow U.S. law?
Last spring, President Obama threatened schools who refuse to allow transgender restrooms in their schools, with the loss of federal funding. States sued and Obama lost.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 19, 2016 — Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort has announced his resignation from the Trump campaign. Manafort’s resignation comes after the Trump campaign announced a second major shakeup of his campaign team. Manafort’s decision shows attempts by the campaign to straighten Trump up as he nears the first presidential debate. Donald Trump fundraising ...
WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2016 – The Donald Trump campaign is facing its second major shakeup of the summer, suggesting continued disharmony in the campaign. Trump has appointed former pollster Kellyanne Conway as campaign manager and former Breitbart News chairman Stephen Bannon as the campaign’s chief executive, replacing the team that took over earlier this summer. This latest ...
Regardless of whether they payment was actually a ransom or whether it was leverage, it will likely remain an issue into the November elections.
According to a Rock the Vote survey, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is gaining increased support from millennials, revealing that Trump's message is not aligned with millennials.
Michael Phelps claims to have retired. But we have heard that before. What do you know about the most decorated swimmer in the world.
The latest DEA ruling means marijuana-based businesses in states where marijuana is legal are operating in legal limbo.
WASHINGTON, August 8, 2016 — “Never Trump” activists have not stopped their efforts, and have now announced that they have a candidate who is ready to run as an independent and take the fight to Donald Trump. The anti-Trump independent candidate is former CIA officer Evan McMullin. In addition to his time at the CIA, McMullin served as ...
WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2016 – Ohio Gov. John Kasich told CNN’s “State of the Union” that he will not vote for Donald Trump, demonstrating that the wounds from the campaign trail are still raw. Kasich lost the GOP primary to Donald Trump and refused to make an appearance at the Republican National Convention, which was ...
Trump has taken a beating over the last two weeks, much of it self-inflicted. Making peace with Ryan may be acknowledgement that he needs the GOP.
Attorney's for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl say comments by Senator John McCain violate Bergdahl's due process, and that the government should now drop charges against him.
Although Trump has succeeded in mending at least some of the internal strife in the GOP, the financing deficit remains a serious issue for the Republican nominee.
The headlines change so quickly, that last weeks eye catchers are often nothing more than a memory. What do you remember from the leading headlines of last week?
Hillary Clinton enjoys polling leads and strong electoral advantages over Donald Trump, but Julian Assange and WikiLeaks could rain on her parade. Will they?
Wikileakes Julian Assange promises this is just the tip of iceberg. The DOJ is either investigating or trying to plug the leak.
The current decision will almost certainly guide North Carolina's 2016 election, raising questions about voting irregularities and the ability of the state to conduct a fair election.
The murder of Chandra Levy and her relationship to a U.S. Representative caused a sensation 15 years ago; today, her accused killer's conviction has been vacated.
John Hinckley Jr. is not the first "would-be" assassin to be released from prison. Lynette Fromme, who attempted to assassinate Gerald Ford was released from prison in 2009