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Analysis: How to talk politics this Memorial Day

Saturday  17:40,   25 may 2019

Is President Trump going to be impeached? Who's going to win the Democratic nomination? Some talking points for the inevitable political... >>>

Trump offers to help Rolling Thunder with D.C. motorcycle ride

Saturday  16:30,   25 may 2019

President Trump on Saturday tweeted his support for the annual "Rolling Thunder" biker... >>>

Buttigieg slams Trump over Iran escalation, vows ‘I’m going to win’ in 2020

Saturday  16:11,   25 may 2019

The Democratic presidential candidate is blasting President Donald Trump for “chest-thumping... >>>

Trump arrives for ceremonial visit to Japan, but Iran and North Korea also loom

Saturday  15:35,   25 may 2019

Tensions over Iran and a deadlock over North Korea are among the issues President Trump will discuss with Prime Minister Shinzo... >>>

Government moves to seize Manafort's condo in Trump Tower

Saturday  15:30,   25 may 2019

The federal government moved to formally take possession of the former Trump campaign chairman's apartment, according to court... >>>

Trump's Point Man on China Trade Still Trying to Close the Deal

Saturday  15:00,   25 may 2019

The trade impasse reflects the view of trade representative Robert Lighthizer — that a deal should focus on long-term changes in Chinese economic... >>>

Pelosi, Nadler tangle on impeachment, contempt vote

Saturday  13:55,   25 may 2019

There is growing daylight between House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) over the best strategy for combating a Trump administration that is flouting a flurry of congressional subpoenas at nearly every... >>>

Five takeaways from Barr's new powers in 'spying' probe

Saturday  13:40,   25 may 2019

President Trump this week gave Attorney General William Barr new authorities to examine and possibly release classified material related to the Justice Department's inquiry into the origins of the Russia investigation.... >>>

Meet 22-year-old who beat a politician who had served longer than he'd been alive

Saturday  08:10,   25 may 2019

Will Haskell, a 22-year-old Dem, takes ABC News behind the... >>>

Over 70 retired military leaders sign letter urging Trump against war with Iran

Saturday  08:10,   25 may 2019

More than 70 retired military leaders wrote an open letter to President Trump urging him to avoid war with Iran. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); });... >>>

2020 Dem primary calendar may boost Hispanic voter clout

Saturday  08:05,   25 may 2019

Hispanics are poised to help shape the 2020 Democratic primary in unprecedented ways. They comprise almost 30% of the population in the state that votes third in presidential primaries, Nevada. And the nation’s two largest Latino states, California... >>>

Barr Got More Power to Review the Russia Inquiry. Here’s What We Know About Its Origins.

Saturday  06:00,   25 may 2019

WASHINGTON — President Trump has given Attorney General William P. Barr extraordinary powers to declassify intelligence secrets as part of his review into how the 2016 Trump campaign’s ties to Russia were investigated. That means Mr. Barr could make >>>

Ex-GOP congressman calls for impeachment, says Trump an 'illegitimate president'

Saturday  05:10,   25 may 2019

A former longtime Republican congressman called Friday for the impeachment of President Donald Trump, who he said is an "illegitimate president." "I'm calling for impeachment now because the Mueller report is out, and in it (special counsel Robert... >>>

Giuliani meets with former diplomat as he continues to press Ukraine inquiries

Saturday  04:50,   25 may 2019

President Trump’s personal lawyer has been seeking to sow doubts about the origins of the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016... >>>

A volatile week and erratic president leave little hope for compromise in Congress

Saturday  03:15,   25 may 2019

Lawmakers appear poised to continue an eight-year trend, lurching from deadline to deadline, crisis to crisis, unable to tackle looming policy... >>>