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House Oversight Committee Launches Investigation Into Trump Decision to Bring Back Federal Death Penalty

On Wednesday afternoon, the House Oversight and Reform committee launched an investigation into the Department of Justice’s recent decision to resume executions of inmates on federal death row. The decision, announced by Attorney ...

House Oversight Committee Launches Investigation Into Trump Decision to Bring Back Federal Death Penalty

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House committee launches investigation of plan to hold next G-7 summit at Trump's Doral resort House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., announced Wednesday he was opening an investigation into President Trump’s plan to hold next...
2019-08-29, 10:16

House Judiciary Committee launches antitrust investigation into tech giants The announcement of a congressional investigation comes just after reports that the Justice Department and Federal Trade Commission are planning prob...
2019-06-04, 05:48

House Committee Files Federal Lawsuit Seeking President Trump’s Tax Returns (WASHINGTON) — A House committee sued the Trump administration in federal court Tuesday for access to President Donald Trump’s tax return...
2019-07-02, 20:32

The House committee quietly racking up oversight wins House Democrats are largely pursuing flashy, partisan, made-for-TV investigations targeting President Donald Trump, but one panel is taking a differe...
2019-06-17, 20:32

House Oversight Committee to vote on possible Kellyanne Conway subpoena over Hatch Act controversy The House Oversight Committee plans to vote Wednesday whether or not subpoena White House counselor Kellyanne Conway following a government watchdog’...
2019-06-24, 01:16

House Oversight Committee Investigating Transportation Secretary Ellen Chao for Possible Conflicts WASHINGTON — The House Oversight Committee said Monday it is investigating whether Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao acted improperly to ben...
2019-09-17, 03:32

House Oversight Committee seeks documents related to secret CBP Facebook groups that ridiculed migrants The move suggests that the panel’s chairman, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, is not backing down from his investigations despite the president’s recent atta...
2019-07-31, 19:00

House Oversight Committee to vote on whether to force Kellyanne Conway to testify over alleged Hatch Act violations Jim Young/Reuters White House counselor Kellyanne Conway may be forced to testify before the House Oversight Committee if she doesn't attend a heari...
2019-06-24, 06:00

House Oversight Committee Votes to Hold Attorney General Barr and Commerce Secretary Ross in Contempt (WASHINGTON) — A House committee has voted to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with su...
2019-06-13, 00:16

House committee delays decision on funding Space Force A draft of the National Defense Authorization Act released by the House does not fund the Space Force envisioned by President Donald Trump, but membe...
2019-06-11, 03:32

U.S. federal death penalty protocol faces fresh legal scrutiny Plans by President Donald Trump's administration to resume executions of inmates sentenced to death for federal crimes is set to face a stiff court c...
2019-07-31, 21:48

Biden vows to bring back Obamacare's individual mandate penalty for not having insurance "Yes, I'd bring back the individual mandate," says the 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful, arguing it would be popular now, "compared to what&...
2019-07-05, 17:48

House Judiciary Committee Launches Tech Antitrust Inquiry Amid Reports DOJ, FTC May Take Action Over the past week, the two federal agencies with mandates to enforce antitrust law—the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission—have a...
2019-06-04, 11:32

U.S. House panel launches investigation of transportation chief Chao A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Monday demanded documents from Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao as part of a new investigation into whet...
2019-09-17, 11:00

Majority of Democrats on House Judiciary Committee now back impeachment The majority of Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee now publicly support opening an impeachment inquiry, according to a review of recent state...
2019-06-13, 20:16

White House, DOJ working to expedite death penalty for mass shooters The White House said Monday it has drafted legislation with the Justice Department that would expedite the death penalty for people found guilty of c...
2019-09-03, 09:00

White House focuses on death penalty in piecemeal gun control package The Trump administration is preparing a package of legislative measures responding to a spate of recent mass shootings, aides said Monday, even as Wh...
2019-09-03, 06:00

White House to propose expedited death penalty for perpetrators of mass shootings U.S. Attorney General William Barr has drafted legislation that would speed the death penalty for people who have committed mass murder, a White Hous...
2019-09-02, 20:00

House Oversight chairman demands private emails from Trump officials A top House Democrat demanded Monday that the White House turn over all communications sent by senior officials using private email and messaging ser...
2019-07-02, 03:48

Representative Justin Amash, Newly Independent, Resigns From Oversight Committee After leaving the Republican Party, Mr. Amash withdrew from the committee, most likely pre-empting his removal but depriving Democrats on the panel o...
2019-07-09, 04:32

‘The Haunting of Hill House’ season 2 will bring back original actors in new roles The Haunting of Hill House was one of the most surprising, exciting, and horrifying Netflix releases last fall, and the streaming giant is already wo...
2019-07-17, 08:00

House Committee sues Treasury for Trump tax returns The House Ways and Means Committee on Tuesday sued the Treasury Department to get President Donald Trump’s tax returns, a spokesman for a committee m...
2019-07-02, 18:32

Trump-Russia: House committee to see Mueller evidence Deal comes as Democrats weigh up impeachment proceedings against Donald TrumpThe House judiciary committee expects to receive the first files of unde...
2019-06-11, 11:48

House committee sues Treasury, IRS for Trump's tax returns The House Ways and Means Committee sued the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service Tuesday to get President Donald Trump's federal tax ...
2019-07-02, 19:48

Ex-Trump aide Hicks to be the first star witness for House committee Hope Hicks, once a close aide and communications director for President Donald Trump, becomes on Wednesday the first member of his inner circle to te...
2019-06-18, 16:32

House Intel Committee could bolster Dem case for impeaching Trump When Congress initiated impeachment proceedings against President Richard Nixon 45 years ago, the House Intelligence Committee didn’t exist.Now, Demo...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Senate panel wants to bring back drug proposal loved by Big Pharma in new White House-backed bill Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said he wants to revive an abandoned White House proposal that would have eliminated rebates from go...
2019-07-31, 18:32

House Committee to Issue Blitz of Subpoenas, Raising Heat on Trump The House Judiciary on Thursday will vote to issue a blitz of subpoenas targeting the biggest names in the investigation on whether President Trump o...
2019-07-09, 18:32

| WATCH | Trump calls for death penalty for hate crimes US President Donald Trump is asking the Justice Department to propose legislation so that those who commit hate crimes and mass murders face the deat...
2019-08-06, 18:00

Former Trump business partner Felix Sater meets with House Intelligence Committee The panel, which is probing Russian interference during the 2016 election, is grilling Sater about efforts to build a Trump-branded tower in Moscow d...
2019-07-09, 21:32

Ex-Trump aide Hope Hicks agrees to closed-door interview with House committee Hicks last week agreed to supply documents from Trump's 2016 campaign to the committee, despite a White House directive advising her not to provide t...
2019-06-13, 07:32

Trump's Impeachment Just Became One Step Closer to Reality After House Judiciary Committee Sets Guidelines If only Operation Trump Gotta Go was as easy as signing a Change.org petition and changing all the locks in the White House. Sadly, impeachment proce...
2019-09-13, 03:00

Rep. Cohen: '80-90 percent' of Dems on House Judiciary Committee ready to push for Trump impeachment House Judiciary Committee member Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn, claimed on Tuesday evening that "80-90 percent" of the fellow Democrats who sit on committ...
2019-05-22, 05:00

Trump says he wants a full investigation into Epstein death U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he wants a "full investigation" into the circumstances surrounding financier Jeffrey Epstein's death at a...
2019-08-13, 19:00

House Judiciary Committee to Interview Ex-Trump Aide Hope Hicks in Closed-Door Meeting Former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks has agreed to a closed-door interview with the House Judiciary Committee, according to two peop...
2019-06-13, 00:16

Trump wants ‘full investigation’ into death of Jeffrey Epstein President Trump on Tuesday said he wants a “full investigation” into the death of Jeffrey Epstein and defended his spreading a theory tha...
2019-08-13, 22:32

Trump says he wants full investigation into financier Epstein's death U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he wants a "full investigation" into the circumstances surrounding financier Jeffrey Epstein's death at a...
2019-08-13, 19:00

UK's new PM must take 5G decision on Huawei urgently: committee The new prime minister must take a decision on whether to include China's Huawei in Britain's 5G telecoms network urgently as the ongoing debate is d...
2019-07-19, 02:48

UK's new PM must take 5G decision on Huawei urgently -committee The new prime minister must take a decision on whether to include China's Huawei in Britain's 5G telecoms network urgently as the ongoing debate is d...
2019-07-19, 06:16

Liberal U.S. House Democrat urges Trump impeachment decision by year-end A leading progressive voice in the U.S. House of Representatives called on Thursday for intensifying the probe into President Donald Trump's behavior...
2019-08-30, 03:16

U.S. House chair says NY law may not be relevant in securing Trump's federal returns The top U.S. House of Representatives Democrat for tax policy suggested on Tuesday that a newly minted New York law giving Congress access to Preside...
2019-07-10, 08:16

The Mad King’s Minions Tell Former White House Lawyer Don McGahn Not to Testify Before House Committee The White House has reportedly directed former White House counsel Don McGahn not to testify before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, arguing...
2019-05-21, 14:38

House Judiciary Committee Subpoenas Former White House Aide Rob Porter (WASHINGTON) — The House Judiciary Committee has subpoenaed former White House staff secretary Rob Porter as part of its investigation into Pre...
2019-08-27, 17:16

House Judiciary Committee subpoenas ex-White House aide Rob Porter The House Judiciary Committee on Monday subpoenaed former White House aide Rob Porter as part of its investigation into whether President Trump obstr...
2019-08-26, 23:16

Democrat-led House panel votes to ramp up Trump impeachment investigation The committee says the resolution is similar to procedural votes taken at the beginning of the impeachment investigations into Presidents Richard Nix...
2019-09-12, 20:32

House Judiciary Committee issues subpoenas to former White House staffers Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson The House Judiciary Committee has subpoenaed former White House communications director Hope Hicks and a former aide in the White House counsel's off...
2019-05-21, 23:16

House panel releases written answers from ex-Trump official in Russia investigation The House Judiciary Committee says a former Trump administration official who was a vital witness in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investig...
2019-07-09, 06:16

Intelligence committee: New PM must make Huawei decision quickly The intelligence and security committee of parliament has called for the next prime minister to quickly make a decision on Huawei's role in the UK's ...
2019-07-19, 15:48

'It's devastating'. End of GM in Ohio town as Trump fails to bring back midwest jobs Closing of Chevrolet plant is latest blow in a slow, painful decline in Lordstown – an area that has suffered more than most from the outsourcing of ...
2019-08-24, 02:16

Nadler asks House committees probing Trump to share docs for its impeachment investigation House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler on Thursday asked four House panels investigating President Donald Trump to share documents and other...
2019-08-23, 13:16

Trump ramps up criticism of the Federal Reserve amid White House fears of a slowdown In a series of tweets, the president blamed Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell for the slowdown in economic growth, saying his administration is “do...
2019-08-21, 20:48

Trump ramps up criticism of Federal Reserve amid White House fears of a slowdown In a series of tweets, the president blamed Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell for the slowdown in economic growth, saying his administration is “do...
2019-08-21, 21:48

Prosecutor won’t seek death penalty in death of grandmother FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) – Pinal County prosecutors won’t seek a death sentence for a Maricopa man accused of fatally stabbing his grandmothe...
2019-07-07, 05:16

Binotto: Ferrari disappointed for F1 after penalty review decision Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto says Ferrari is disappointed for itself, its fans and Formula 1 following the FIA stewards' decision not to rev...
2019-06-21, 22:32

Ferrari request review of Canadian GP penalty decision Ferrari have asked for a review of the stewards' decision that cost Sebastian Vettel victory in the Canadian Grand Prix, a team spokesperson said on ...
2019-06-18, 00:16

Death penalty possible for man accused of teen’s death LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina prosecutor says he will seek the death penalty against the man accused in the kidnapping, rape and murder of ...
2019-06-06, 23:48

House Oversight threatens to subpoena Kellyanne Conway The House Oversight and Reform Committee will vote to authorize a subpoena for White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Wednesday if she does not sh...
2019-06-24, 09:00

'Grey's Anatomy' star Isaiah Washington opens up about decision to leave the Democratic party after Trump White House visit On Fox Nation's latest episode of "Nuff Said," "Grey's Anatomy" star Isaiah Washington opened up about his decision to leave the Democratic Party, an...
2019-09-05, 00:00

House Oversight panel authorizes subpoena for Kellyanne Conway The House Oversight and Reform Committee voted on Wednesday to authorize a subpoena for White House counselor Kellyanne Conway after she failed to ap...
2019-06-27, 21:48

House Oversight probing whether Chao improperly helped her family's company The House Oversight Committee is investigating whether Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao used her official position to benefit her family's shippi...
2019-09-17, 00:32

House Oversight postpones subpoena vote after Commerce agrees to interviews The House Oversight Committee on Wednesday announced it would postpone voting on subpoenaing the Commerce Department after the agency agreed to allow...
2019-06-05, 20:01

'Lot of fake news back there': Trump launches 2020 campaign – video highlights US president Donald Trump has kicked off his bid for the presidency in 2020 with many well-worn attacks on the media, Hillary Clinton and the ‘angry'...
2019-06-19, 18:32

House Oversight plans vote to hold Kellyanne Conway in contempt unless she testifies The chairman of the House Oversight Committee on Monday said the panel will vote to hold White House counselor Kellyanne Conway in contempt of Congre...
2019-07-16, 17:32

Darrell Issa launches exploratory committee in possible challenge to Rep. Duncan Hunter Former Rep. Darrell Issa launched an exploratory committee in a possible Congressional bid that could see him challenging embattled GOP Rep. Duncan H...
2019-08-30, 15:16

House oversight panel asks Alex Acosta to testify on Jeffrey Epstein plea The House oversight committee asked Labor Secretary Alex Acosta to testify about his involvement in negotiating a deal that put billionaire Jeffrey E...
2019-07-10, 23:32

No decision on Huawei and 5G before federal election call: Goodale Goodale says that's not likely to happen before campaigning begins for the Oct. 21 election, which is expected to get underway sometime in early Sept...
2019-07-31, 18:32

AG Barr made decision to not bring charges against Eric Garner cop: official The decision to not prosecute NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo in Eric Garner’s death was ultimately made by Attorney General William Barr himself ...
2019-07-16, 22:01

Nassar judge, Olympians back USOC oversight push in Congress DENVER (AP) — The judge who sentenced former sports doctor Larry Nassar to prison and a group of Olympians are backing an effort to create a committe...
2019-06-17, 23:48

House oversight holds William Barr, Wilbur Ross in contempt for defying subpoena over census The House oversight committee voted to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress for defying a su...
2019-06-13, 08:00

Sealed Air, Under Federal Investigation, Switches Audit Firms Sealed Air Corp. has dismissed audit firm Ernst & Young and hired PricewaterhouseCoopers, citing dissatisfaction over the audit-firm selection proces...
2019-08-14, 23:00

Some federal prosecutors disagreed with decision to charge Assange under Espionage Act The prosecutors feared such charges posed serious risks for First Amendment protections and had other concerns, according to people familiar with the...
2019-05-25, 06:32

Google expected to pay multimillion dollar penalty to settle investigation into how YouTube handles kids' data Google is expected to pay a multi-million dollar penalty to settle an investigation into YouTube's handling of children's data, according to a person...
2019-07-21, 06:32

Mysterious deaths of over 70 gray whales spark federal investigation Gene Johnson/AP About 70 whales have been found dead so far this year on the coasts of California, Oregon, Washington and Alaska, the most since 200...
2019-06-02, 02:16

YouTube under federal investigation over allegations it violates children’s privacy YouTube executives are discussing broad changes to how the video platform handles children’s content and are also examining ways to improve core feat...
2019-06-20, 09:01

Federal Reserve facing uncertainty ahead of interest rate decision The Federal Reserve sounded a lot more hawkish this week — meaning members suddenly seem less amenable to interest rate cuts. I explained in my last ...
2019-06-27, 20:16

House debate over Trump’s ‘go back’ comments gets chaotic Tensions flared on the floor of the US House of Representatives Tuesday as the body debated a resolution rebuking President Trump over off-color comm...
2019-07-17, 01:48

U.N. launches investigation into Philippines drug war deaths The U.N. Human Rights Council voted on Thursday to set up an investigation into thousands of killings in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's so-ca...
2019-07-11, 15:48

House committee gives OK to 9/11 victims fund reauthorization The House judiciary committee gave its approval to legislation replenishing the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund one day after comedian Jon St...
2019-06-12, 22:32

Claims YouTube Illegally Tracked Kids Reportedly Spark Federal Investigation YouTube’s perpetual failure to ensure its product doesn’t exploit children has prompted an investigation by the Federal Trade Commission into the com...
2019-06-20, 01:00

Former federal prosecutors explain where the Epstein investigation goes now and dismiss 'far-fetched' conspiracy theories Reuters Now that convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein has died of an apparent suicide while in federal custody, questions remain concerning what w...
2019-08-12, 05:00

Tim Armstrong launches a new company to bring products and experiences directly to consumers The former Google exec and AOL CEO is launching "the dtx company," which will invest in direct-to-consumer start-ups and work with these brands to he...
2019-05-21, 18:16

"Hatred Of New Americans": Divided House Slams Trump's Go-Back Tweets A divided House voted Tuesday to condemn President Donald Trump's racist remarks telling four minority congresswomen to "go back" to their ancestral ...
2019-07-17, 12:48

In victory for Trump, U.S. House Democrats back down on border aid bill demands Democratic leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives backed down to President Donald Trump and passed a $4.6 billion aid package to address a migr...
2019-06-28, 02:48

Megan Rapinoe refuses to back down over Donald Trump and White House • USA midfielder urges teammates to ‘think hard’ about a visit• Administration ‘doesn’t fight for the same things we fight for’Megan Rapinoe has urge...
2019-06-27, 21:00

House committee to vote on impeachment procedures – live House judiciary panel to consider procedures for future hearings in first step towards possible impeachment of TrumpSign up for the US briefing and g...
2019-09-12, 17:00

Hope Hicks to testify before House Judiciary Committee Hope Hicks, a former longtime confidant of President Donald Trump, will testify behind closed doors before the House Judiciary Committee next week, C...
2019-06-12, 23:48

Rex Tillerson Met With the House Foreign Affairs Committee All Day and We Have No Idea Why Former secretary of state Rex Tillerson spent seven hours meeting with the House Foreign Affairs committee on Tuesday, and no one has any idea why, a...
2019-05-22, 04:00

McGahn defies subpoena to testify before House committee Former White House lawyer Don McGahn refused to comply with a subpoena to testify before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday about special couns...
2019-05-21, 18:32

US House Committee To Hear Bill Proposing DC Statehood WASHINGTON (AP) — The House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Reform is set to hold a hearing on a bill proposing Washington, D.C., be re...
2019-05-31, 15:16

House committee approves guidelines for impeachment hearings WASHINGTON (AP) — House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler says there’s no confusion about what his committee is doing: It’s an impeachment ...
2019-09-13, 00:00

Justin Amash resigns from House committee after dumping GOP Newly declared independent Rep. Justin Amash has formally left the GOP Conference and resigned from the House Oversight Committee, according to a let...
2019-07-09, 05:48

Why is Sri Lanka reinstating death penalty? Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena recently announced the reinstatement of capital punishment amid severe criticism from the international com...
2019-07-04, 20:48

New Hampshire repeals its death penalty CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire is the latest state to repeal its death penalty, as the state Senate had enough votes to override Gov. Chris Sunun...
2019-05-30, 17:32

Arizona to consider reviving the death penalty Joseph Wood was the last person executed in Arizona. It was July 23, 2014, and it took the state nearly two hours to put him to death. Dale Baich was...
2019-08-03, 07:48

New York attorney general launches investigation into Capital One hack A newly disclosed data breach from Capital One affecting roughly 106 million consumers in North America has sparked an investigation from New York's ...
2019-07-31, 21:16

New Zealand launches investigation into Maori babies taken into state care New Zealand's government watchdog will investigate the practice of authorities seizing newborn babies from their mothers -- including some when they ...
2019-06-19, 11:16

China launches investigation into FedEx after Huawei packages diverted Four packages containing paperwork sent out by Huawei were found to have been diverted to FedEx headquarters in Memphis, Tennessee, instead of being ...
2019-06-01, 23:48

Donald Trump Hits Back As UK's Top Envoy Calls White House "Inept" US President Donald Trump hit back on Sunday and the UK launched an inquiry after leaked memos revealed Britain's ambassador in the US had described ...
2019-07-08, 03:48

Telecom Panel Defers Decision On Telecom Companies Penalty: Report The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India in October 2016 recommended imposing a total penalty of Rs 3,050 crore on Airtel, Vodafone, and Idea for al...
2019-06-13, 19:32

Transcript of Robert S. Mueller III’s testimony before the House Intelligence Committee The former special counsel answered questions Wednesday from the panel about his investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential ca...
2019-07-24, 21:16

House Judiciary Committee to hold hearings on Mueller report WASHINGTON – The House Judiciary Committee announced Monday that it would hold a series of hearings on Special Counsel Robert’s Mueller r...
2019-06-03, 22:48

House committee to hold hearings to keep focus on Mueller report The hearings will serve as a stand-in of sorts for Mueller himself, who made clear in public comments last week that he does not want to appear befor...
2019-06-04, 01:00

U.S. House committee rejects low-yield nukes in defense bill The House Armed Services Committee rejected two Republican amendments in defense appropriations for additional funding and deployment of low-yield n...
2019-06-14, 01:00

Transcript of Robert S. Mueller III’s testimony before the House Judiciary Committee The former special counsel answered questions Wednesday from the panel about his investigation into possible obstruction of justice by President Trum...
2019-07-24, 17:48

China launches anti-dumping investigation into synthetic rubber product China's Commerce Ministry said on Wednesday it is launching an anti-dumping investigation imports of a synthetic rubber product from the United State...
2019-06-19, 13:48

A majority of House Democrats back impeachment inquiry of Trump, according to an analysis by The Washington Post Amid growing support for impeachment, House Speaker Pelosi said the president “will be held accountable” but stopped short of endorsing formal procee...
2019-08-03, 22:32

House committee hears from Danny Glover, Cory Booker on reparations A House subcommittee heard from actor Danny Glover and presidential candidate Cory Booker on Wednesday during a congressional hearing on reparations....
2019-06-19, 23:32

U.S. House committee to hold hearing on proposed fuel efficiency freeze The House Energy and Commerce Committee said on Tuesday it plans a June 20 hearing on the Trump administration's proposal to freeze fuel efficiency s...
2019-06-12, 00:48

Tillerson talks Russia with members of the House Foreign Affairs Committee Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with a handful of House members and staffers for seven hours Tuesday to discuss President Donald Trump's ...
2019-05-22, 09:16

House Judiciary Committee subpoenas Hope Hicks, Annie Donaldson House Democrats on Tuesday issued subpoenas for Hope Hicks, the president's former adviser and confidante, and former White House deputy counsel Anni...
2019-05-22, 09:16

House intelligence committee subpoenas Michael Flynn, Rick Gates The House intelligence committee said Thursday it's issued two more subpoenas, seeking testimony and records from former national security adviser Mi...
2019-06-13, 19:32

Michael Flynn and Rick Gates Subpoenaed to Testify by House Committee The subpoenas are tied to the Intelligence Committee’s investigation of Russia’s attempts to influence U.S. politics and whether foreign interests co...
2019-06-13, 17:16

House Judiciary Committee Will Return Early to Advance Gun Reform Bills In the wake of multiple mass shootings in recent weeks that have claimed dozens of lives in several states, some lawmakers are willing to cut short t...
2019-08-19, 01:16

House committee asks 8chan owner to testify over extremist content Politicians are still determined to investigate 8chan's role in fueling extremism even though the site is effectively out of commission. The Ho...
2019-08-07, 01:32

House Committee Requests Tech Executives' Emails in Antitrust Probe Congress is ramping up its probe into the tech industry, with House lawmakers demanding emails and executive communications from four technology gian...
2019-09-13, 19:32

Hope Hicks doesn’t say much in closed-door meeting with House committee WASHINGTON – Former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks disappointed reporters and Democrats alike – as she left Capitol Hill ...
2019-06-20, 03:48

Hope Hicks subpoenaed by House committee over obstruction of justice probe The subpoenas, seek both testimony and documents in connection with the committee's probe into whether President Donald Trump obstructed Special Coun...
2019-05-22, 04:32

House Judiciary Committee to hold June 10 hearing on Mueller report The Democrat-controlled U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on June 10 on Robert Mueller's report on Russian interf...
2019-06-04, 01:16

Watch live: House judiciary committee holds hearing without Don McGahn The House judiciary committee will go ahead with a hearing Tuesday that was supposed to include testimony from former White House counsel Don McGahn ...
2019-05-21, 17:32

House Judiciary Committee Is Taking a Small Procedural Step Towards Impeachment (WASHINGTON) — The House Judiciary Committee will vote Thursday to establish rules for hearings on impeachment, escalating the panel’s in...
2019-09-09, 22:32

Ugandan President wants mandatory death penalty for murder Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has asked the courts to impose mandatory death sentences for people convicted of murder following a series of kidn...
2019-09-12, 14:00

Sri Lanka death penalty reinstatement 'extremely disturbing' Sri Lanka has ended a moratorium on the death penalty and hired two hangmen to execute four persons convicted of drug offenses. In an interview with ...
2019-07-01, 18:32

New Hampshire becomes 21st U.S. state to repeal death penalty New Hampshire abolished the death penalty on Thursday, becoming the 21st U.S. state to do so, after the state's Senate voted 16-8 to override the Rep...
2019-05-30, 22:01

Sri Lanka appoints executioners for return of death penalty Four convicts to be put to death after president announced end to 42-year-old moratoriumSri Lanka has hired two executioners as it prepares to put fo...
2019-06-28, 21:16

Jury recommends death penalty for man convicted in 2 deaths An Oklahoma jury has recommended a death sentence for a 36-year-old former oil worker convicted of raping and fatally beating a young mother and burn...
2019-06-07, 23:48

Suspected El Paso gunman to face death penalty The shooting that killed 20 people at a crowded El Paso shopping area will be handled as a domestic terrorism case, and could carry the death penalty...
2019-08-06, 12:16

Prosecution rests in death penalty trial of SC father COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The prosecution has rested its case in the death penalty trial of a South Carolina father charged with killing his five young c...
2019-05-22, 16:48

IS supporters who murdered Scandinavian backpackers given death penalty Three Islamic State supporters have been sentenced to death for the killings of two Scandinavian backpackers found murdered in their tent in Morocco'...
2019-07-18, 23:48

Death penalty possible in Myanmar cannabis farm case YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A court in Myanmar has formally charged an American man and two local co-workers with violating drug laws concerning marijuana...
2019-05-21, 18:48

Opera union launches investigation into Placido Domingo sexual harassment allegations The union that represents opera performers and staff launched an investigation into sexual harassment allegations against superstar Placido Domingo. ...
2019-09-08, 23:32

House Democrats hit back at Trump after Mueller hearings, cite ex-special counsel's 'powerful words' Top House Democrats hit back Wednesday at President Trump after the Robert Mueller hearings saw the former special counsel largely rehash the finding...
2019-07-25, 02:16

Trump fires back at Squad, challenges House to ‘rebuke’ them for ‘filthy and hate laced’ language President Trump fired back Tuesday at the four freshman congresswomen who denounced his administration and renewed calls for his impeachment at a rar...
2019-07-16, 19:00

Nearly half of House Democrats back impeachment inquiry of Trump, amplified by calls from presidential candidates The push to oust Trump was also accelerated by Mueller’s testimony confirming that the president could be charged with obstruction of justice after h...
2019-08-02, 04:16

House committee votes to hold William Barr and Wilbur Ross in contempt The House Oversight Committee voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt for failing to tur...
2019-06-13, 04:00

Hope Hicks rejects Dems' claim that she misled House Judiciary Committee Attorneys for former White House communications director Hope Hicks on Thursday said the longtime confidante of President Donald Trump stands by her ...
2019-08-16, 17:00

House Judiciary Committee Opens Bipartisan Probe of Competition in Tech Industry The House Judiciary Committee is joining the rush to investigate big technology companies with a focus on whether increased concentration in the indu...
2019-06-04, 02:48

Robert Mueller's 'City Boy Summer' and 10 Things We Learned From the House Committee Hearings Now that special counsel Robert Mueller’s appearance before the House Judiciary Committee and the House Intel Committee has concluded, Democrats are ...
2019-07-24, 23:48

Watch Facebook's David Marcus testify before the House Financial Services Committee David Marcus, the head of Facebook's cryptocurrency project Libra, is set to testify before the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday....
2019-07-17, 16:16

UPDATE 2-U.S. House committee to hold hearing on proposed fuel efficiency freeze The House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee said on Tuesday it planned a June 20 hearing on the Trump administration's proposal to fre...
2019-06-12, 02:00

Treatment of Migrant Children at Border Is ‘Child Abuse,’ Says House Committee Chairman (WASHINGTON) — The chairman of a House committee says the treatment of children at the U.S.-Mexico border amounts to “government-sponsore...
2019-07-11, 01:32

Ohio House committee passes bill to save nuclear power plants A committee in Ohio's House of Representatives voted along party lines to approve a bill to save the state's two nuclear power reactors from retireme...
2019-05-24, 20:32

Man pleads guilty for killing NPD officer to avoid death penalty NOGALES – A man accused of shooting and killing a Nogales police officer back in 2018 pleaded guilty in connection to the case. Back on April 2...
2019-08-08, 01:32

American cannabis farmer could face death penalty in Myanmar A court in Myanmar has formally charged American man, John Frederic Todoroki, and two local co-workers with violating drug laws concerning marijuana ...
2019-05-21, 23:00

Morocco seeks death penalty for jihadists who murdered backpackers Moroccan prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for three suspected ISIS jihadists who admitted to butchering two female Scandinavian backpackers ...
2019-06-28, 19:00

Philippines: mid-terms clear way for Duterte to reinstate death penalty Allies of strongman president score victories in elections, leaving the Senate at his mercyRodrigo Duterte has won a sweeping victory in mid-term ele...
2019-05-22, 20:16

Anti-death penalty prosecutor proud to challenge status quo ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s first African American state attorney says she’s proud to have challenged the status quo with her oppositi...
2019-05-29, 19:48

Morocco: Death penalty sought over Nordic hikers’ killings SALE, Morocco (AP) — A Moroccan prosecutor is seeking death sentences for three men accused of killing two European women hikers in what authorities ...
2019-06-27, 23:16

A U.S. Citizen Detained in Vietnam Could Face the Death Penalty for Subversion A U.S. citizen, detained in Vietnam on charges of “attempting to overthrow the state,” is expected to face trial at the end of this month...
2019-06-11, 12:48

Feds to seek death penalty for Pittsburgh synagogue shooter Federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty for an anti-Semite who gunned down 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue last year, according to court ...
2019-08-27, 02:48

Alleged Pittsburgh synagogue gunman to face death penalty Federal prosecutors plan to seek the death penalty against a man charged with killing 11 people in a Pittsburgh synagogue last year, according to a M...
2019-08-27, 01:16

Death Penalty Is Sought for Suspect in Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting The decision by federal prosecutors was not unanimously supported. A rabbi has said he doesn’t want witnesses to revisit the attack that killed 11 wo...
2019-08-27, 04:16

U.S. to seek death penalty for murder of Chinese grad student U.S. prosecutors were expected on Monday to argue that an Illinois man who kidnapped, raped and murdered a Chinese graduate student two years ago sho...
2019-07-08, 14:16

U.S. to seek death penalty for accused Pittsburgh synagogue shooter U.S. prosecutors will seek the death penalty for a Pennsylvania man accused of bursting into a Pittsburgh synagogue last year with a semi-automatic r...
2019-08-27, 05:16

Iranian prosecutors seek the death penalty for suspected US spies Iranian prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for several suspects arrested last year for spying for the United States in military and nuclear bo...
2019-07-02, 21:48

South Carolina father who killed his five children gets the death penalty Tim Jones Jr., convicted of killing his five children, ages 1 to 8, reportedly showed no emotion as the verdict was handed out.    &#...
2019-06-14, 05:16

Hyundai Kona Electric Explodes In Owner's Garage In Canada; Automaker Launches Investigation The all-electric version of the Hyundai Kona exploded in an owner's garage in Montreal, Canada recently, prompting an investigation by the automaker....
2019-07-31, 19:48

Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple shares drop as Congress launches antitrust investigation Shares of Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple dropped Monday as Congress launched its first Big Tech antitrust probe.       ...
2019-06-04, 19:48

'House of Cards' actress: 'I had to bring it' Editor's note: The UN estimates that around 17 million people born in India live outside its borders. The group is considered the world's largest mig...
2019-05-21, 16:00

Here’s why Hope Hicks didn’t answer a staggering 155 questions during her testimony before the House Judiciary Committee Former White House communications director Hope Hicks was blocked from answering 155 questions while testifying before the House Judiciary Committee ...
2019-06-21, 23:16

Partisan divide marks defense budget battle in House Armed Services Committee BATTLELINES DRAWN: The House Armed Services Committee continues the work of nailing down just what will be funded in this year’s National Defense Aut...
2019-06-05, 15:32

House committee limits Space Development Agency funding, asks for detailed plans Funding for the proposed Space Development Agency could be limited until the Defense Department submits a detailed plan for the costs of its establis...
2019-05-21, 16:00

Openly gay reporter presses Iran's top diplomat on death penalty for homosexuals "Why are homosexuals executed in Iran because of their sexual orientation?" asked Paul Ronzheimer, the Berlin-based chief correspondent for the tablo...
2019-06-13, 01:00

Parliament Approves Bill Providing Death Penalty For Child Sex Abuse A bill seeking to provide death penalty for aggravated sexual assault on children and greater punishments for other crimes against minors was approve...
2019-08-01, 18:48

"Like Death Penalty For Rape": Nitin Gadkari Defends New Road Fines States will be responsible if they try to dilute traffic violation fines, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said today as the ruling BJP was embarrassed b...
2019-09-11, 15:32

France opposes Iraq's death penalty against French Isis trio Men captured in Syria by US-backed force fighting jihadists have 30 days to lodge appealFrance has confirmed it would take “the necessary steps” to t...
2019-05-27, 12:48

New Hampshire Repeals Death Penalty After State Senate Overrides Veto (CONCORD, N.H.) — New Hampshire is the latest state to repeal its death penalty, as the state Senate had enough votes to override Gov. Chris Su...
2019-05-30, 18:16

U.S. seeks death penalty for 'calculated' murder of grad student from China U.S. prosecutors argued on Monday that an Illinois man who raped and murdered a Chinese graduate student two years ago should be executed, and called...
2019-07-09, 01:32

New Hampshire lawmakers repeal death penalty with override of governor’s veto New Hampshire became the 21st state to abolish the death penalty Thursday after the state Senate voted to override Republican Gov. Chris Sununu's vet...
2019-05-31, 01:16

Moroccan court orders death penalty for jihadists who beheaded tourists Three Isis supporters who killed two Scandinavian women given death sentence Three men have been sentenced to death in Morocco for the Isis-inspired ...
2019-07-19, 01:00

Texas prosecutors seek death penalty in pro MMA fighter's murder case Texas prosecutors plan to seek the death penalty for former mixed martial arts fighter Cedric “Spider-Man” Marks who is accused of murder in the deat...
2019-08-14, 20:00

"Cold, Calculated": US Seeks Death Penalty For Chinese Student's Murder U.S. prosecutors argued on Monday that an Illinois man who raped and murdered a Chinese graduate student two years ago should be executed, and called...
2019-07-09, 08:32

U.S. prosecutors weigh death penalty for accused Pittsburgh synagogue shooter The case of Robert Bowers, the man accused of massacring 11 people at Pittsburgh's Tree of Life synagogue last year was set to return to a federal co...
2019-05-24, 01:16

New Hampshire abolishes death penalty after state senate overrides governor Vote came a week after the 400-member house voted to override the governor’s veto of a bill to repeal capital punishmentNew Hampshire, which hasn’t e...
2019-05-30, 22:48

Landmark US case to expose rampant racial bias behind the death penalty Top capital lawyers head to North Carolina as judges consider the cases of four inmates who faced ‘bleached’ juriesThe dark secret of America’s death...
2019-08-25, 17:48

Beto O'Rourke says he opposes death penalty for El Paso mass shooter On his way to the site of the Oklahoma City bombing on Monday, Beto O'Rourke affirmed that he categorically opposes the death penalty -- even in the ...
2019-08-20, 09:48

Centre Toughens Child Abuse Law. Death Penalty For Sex Assault On Minors The Union Cabinet Wednesday approved amendments in the POCSO Act, which deals with crime against children, and included death penalty for sexual assa...
2019-07-10, 18:00

Father Of 8-Year-Old Raped In Kathua Asks For Death Penalty For Accused The father of an eight-year-old girl, who was raped and murdered in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district last year, moved the Punjab and Haryana High ...
2019-07-10, 22:00

As Alabama aims to execute second man in 2 weeks, New Hampshire repeals the death penalty Nearly two months after his first execution attempt was called off at the last minute, Christopher Lee Price is scheduled to die on Thursday.  ...
2019-05-30, 18:48

At least 20 dead. Suspected gunman could face death penalty. What we know about the El Paso shooting At least 20 people were killed after a suspected gunman went on a rampage Saturday at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Here's what we know so far. ...
2019-08-05, 12:16

Third death under investigation for ties to vaping A third death is under investigation for ties to vaping as government scientists are still trying to get to the bottom of what is causing the illness...
2019-09-06, 21:32

Death Investigation Underway In Whitley Co. WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Kentucky State Police are investigating after a woman was found dead at a home in Whitley County Wednesday evenin...
2019-05-23, 07:32

Why Democrats’ oversight machine is moving so slowly against Trump House Democrats have kicked and screamed about the White House’s refusal to allow key Trump officials to come before Congress. But they haven’t done ...
2019-07-17, 17:32

Hope Hicks agrees to testify before House Judiciary Committee on Russia probe, Nadler announces House Judiciary Committee Democrats announced Wednesday that former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks has agreed testify before the pane...
2019-06-13, 00:32

House Intelligence Committee Issues Subpoenas to Mueller Witnesses Rick Gates and Michael Flynn The House Intelligence Committee announced Thursday that it had issued subpoenas to former Trump advisers Rick Gates and Michael Flynn, two key coope...
2019-06-13, 19:16

Prosecutors will seek death penalty for El Paso shooting suspect Patrick Crusius Authorities will seek the death penalty for the El Paso mass murder and are treating the shooting -- which took the lives of 20 at a Texas Walmart wh...
2019-08-05, 00:32

Massachusetts bill that would allow death penalty for cop killers would send 'clear message', lawmaker says A Massachusetts state bill that would allow judges to sentence cop killers to death is designed to send a “clear message that we are not going to tol...
2019-05-21, 18:48

Three men face death penalty over rape and murder of eight-year-old Muslim girl in India Prosecutors in India are seeking the death penalty for three men who were convicted of the horrific rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl....
2019-06-10, 13:16

Mother of Danish student suspected killed by jihadists demands death penalty Helle Petersen asks trial in Morocco for ‘just’ penalty after murder of Louisa Vesterager Jespersen in Atlas mountainsThe mother of a Danish student ...
2019-07-11, 18:48

New Hampshire’s death penalty repealed, legislators override Gov. Chris Sununu’s veto CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s death penalty repealed, legislators override Gov. Chris Sununu’s veto. The post New Hampshire’s death penalty re...
2019-05-30, 17:32

Manhunt over: Escaped Tennessee inmate Curtis Ray Watson captured, death penalty possible Curtis Ray Watson, 44, was charged with the murder of a correctional administrator after he escaped in the midst of a 15-year kidnapping sentence. &...
2019-08-12, 22:32

California seeks death penalty in alleged torture killing of Anthony Avalos The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced Wednesday they are seeking the death penalty for a mother and her boyfriend accused of to...
2019-08-29, 15:16

Barr drafts new death penalty law as Texas copes with latest mass shooting Attorney general seeks to speed up process in aftermath of rampage that left seven people dead In the wake of a west Texas shooting rampage that kill...
2019-09-03, 01:00

Prosecutors charge Texas shooting suspect with murder, seek death penalty A single capital murder charge was filed on Sunday against the man accused of killing 20 people and wounding more than two dozen others at a Walmart ...
2019-08-05, 17:16

South Carolina man found guilty of killing his 5 children could face death penalty The Lexington County jury considered the case for about six hours over two days before returning the five guilty verdicts for murder against Timothy ...
2019-06-05, 06:16

Death penalty for South Carolina father convicted of killing his 5 children, ages 1 to 8 COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Death penalty for South Carolina father convicted of killing his 5 children, ages 1 to 8. The post Death penalty for South Caro...
2019-06-13, 22:48

Should F1 bring back refuelling? Our F1 team talks about the biggest issues in the sport right now -- Vettel's uncertain future, Helmut Marko's buyers' remorse and whether Valtteri B...
2019-07-17, 18:16

Democrats call for oversight after Trump's Iran airstrikes reversal Warren accused Trump of instigating ‘another unnecessary conflict’ while Biden called it a ‘self-inflicted disaster’Follow the latest in US politics ...
2019-06-22, 03:32

Dems accuse DOJ of trying to hobble Congress’ oversight to protect Trump The Justice Department is ignoring centuries of presidential investigations in an attempt to dramatically curtail Congress’ power to probe President ...
2019-08-20, 23:48

United States: UN human rights office welcomes California moratorium on death penalty The UN human rights office (OHCHR) has welcomed the signing of an executive order by the Governor of California, in the United States, to impose a mo...
2019-05-21, 14:31

Texas prosecutors to seek death penalty for MMA fighter Cedric Marks, accused of two murders Marks was indicted for the slayings of Jenna Scott, 28, and Michael Swearingin, 32, two friends who were killed on Jan. 3 in Killeen, Texas.  &...
2019-08-14, 03:00

Thailand's Supreme Court upholds death penalty for men convicted of murdering British backpackers Thailand's Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for two Burmese migrant workers convicted of murdering two British backpackers on a Thai resor...
2019-08-29, 14:16

Jury selection set in death penalty case of Illinois man charged with murdering Chinese scholar Jury selection is set to start on Monday for the trial of an Illinois man charged with kidnapping and murdering a visiting Chinese scholar two years ...
2019-06-04, 01:16

Drama in court as SC mother of 5 slain children sobs during ex-husband's death penalty trial A dramatic scene unfolded in a South Carolina courtroom on Monday where a teary-eyed mother testified at the death penalty trial of her ex-husband, w...
2019-05-21, 14:31

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed could help 9/11 families in Saudi lawsuit if death penalty dropped: Letter KSM has been held for nearly 13 years at the U.S. military base in Guantanamo, Cuba, where he and four other accused al-Qaeda terrorists are charged ...
2019-07-31, 18:48

Yingying Zhang murder: anger in China as US killer of scholar spared death penalty Brendt Christensen has never revealed the whereabouts of Yingying Zhang, whom he raped and then decapitated in IllinoisA US former doctoral student h...
2019-07-19, 14:32

South Carolina dad guilty of killing 5 young children, prosecutors seek death penalty A South Carolina father accused of killing his five young children by exercising one to death and strangling the other four was found guilty and ment...
2019-06-05, 11:48

It's Time To Bring Back Suikoden Fire Emblem: Three Houses is full of political intrigue, massive wars, and multiple perspectives on the same conflict. As the narrative unfolds, I ca...
2019-07-31, 18:48

Cameron Boyce's Cause of Death Under "Further Investigation" as Autopsy Is Completed Family, friends and fans are in mourning following the death of Cameron Boyce. The beloved Disney Channel star, who appeared in all of the Descendan...
2019-07-09, 03:48

Sainz will start Austrian GP from back of grid after engine penalty Carlos Sainz will start from the back of the grid in Austria after the McLaren Formula 1 driver took a complete set of new Renault power unit element...
2019-06-28, 14:16

Epstein death shifts federal focus to possible conspirators NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors are turning their attention to possible charges against anyone who conspired with the wealthy financier Jeffrey E...
2019-08-13, 00:32

Mac Miller's Death 1 Year Later: Man Arrested on Federal Charges Almost exactly one year after Mac Miller's death, a man has been charged in connection with his passing. Cameron James Pettit, a Hollywood Hills res...
2019-09-04, 22:00

Justice department will seek death penalty for El Paso shooting, which is being treated as an incident of domestic terror (AP Photo/Rudy Gutierrez) The El Paso shooting suspect has been charged with capital murder following Saturday's massacre which is now being treated...
2019-08-05, 09:48

International Court of Justice orders Pakistan to review death penalty for Indian accused of spying In a ruling delivered on Wednesday, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ordered Pakistan to review a death sentence handed down in the case of a...
2019-07-17, 21:16

El Paso shooting suspect Patrick Crusius could face the death penalty; hate crime charges possible A gunman's rampage at an El Paso Walmart that left 20 dead and dozens injured was being investigated as a possible hate crime Sunday.  ...
2019-08-05, 12:16

Barr moves to fast-track death penalty in instances of mass murder or slaying of officers In a speech to the Fraternal Order of Police conference in New Orleans Monday, Attorney General William Barr promised to push for new legislation to ...
2019-08-13, 04:32

Federal corruption investigation involves UAW president, former president A source says the criminal complaint against UAW Region 5 Director Vance Pearson refers to UAW President Gary Jones and his predecessor.   ...
2019-09-14, 00:32

Daily on Energy: Top Climate Committee Republican Garret Graves pushes back on Democratic net-zero goals Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
2019-08-30, 19:16

Harlem protests decision not to charge officer in infamous ‘I can’t breathe’ death Roughly 150 people, including small children, marched through New York City's Harlem streets on Tuesday night after federal prosecutors said they wou...
2019-07-17, 10:16

Suspicious death investigation underway after body found in Oro Valley TUCSON – A suspicious death is being investigated after a body was found outside the Simpleview building in Oro Valley early Monday morning. Ac...
2019-07-22, 22:48

Jeffrey Epstein investigation may target new suspects after financier's death The billionaire’s death will not impede federal prosecutors as they look to pursue conspiracy cases against othersThe death of the wealthy financier ...
2019-08-13, 15:00

Juul faces House investigation over teen e-cigarette use Juul is facing even more heat over concerns that it's contributing to teen vaping. The House Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy has o...
2019-06-16, 19:48

Dems seize on Hope Hicks testimony to break Trump's oversight blockade Hope Hicks’ name appears 184 times in special counsel Robert Mueller’s blockbuster report, in which the longtime confidante of President Donald Trump...
2019-06-19, 15:16

Justice Department Won’t Bring Charges Against NYPD Officer in Eric Garner’s Death In a move that is surprising to no one who has been paying attention, Trump’s Justice Department—lead by William Barr, aka “Evil Fred Flintstone”—wil...
2019-07-17, 05:32

Marathon all-night House Armed Services Committee markup session of defense policy bill resolves few partisan issues STILL AT IT AT 5 A.M.: The House Armed Services Committee markup of the National Defense Authorization Acts began Wednesday morning and was still goi...
2019-06-13, 16:16

Senate expressly condemns anti-Semitism, after Democrat-led House 'can't bring itself' to do the same The Senate on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution condemning anti-Semitism, after the Democrat-controlled House abandoned a similar effort in Ma...
2019-06-14, 05:48

Meet the 22 highest-paid White House staffers, who bring in $183,000 a year or more Brendan Smialowski / AFP / Getty The White House released its annual salary report on June 28. The salaries range from from $30,000 to $183,000 a ye...
2019-07-04, 02:48

No federal charges for New York policeman in 2014 'I can't breathe' death The New York police officer who put Eric Garner in a fatal chokehold during an attempted 2014 arrest, fueling the rise of the Black Lives Matter move...
2019-07-17, 02:32

House to vote on $15 federal minimum wage Thursday The House of Representatives will vote Thursday on legislation to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2026, more than double the current...
2019-07-17, 05:32

Indie developers get death threats over decision to make Ooblets an Epic exclusive A pair of indie developers became the targets of death threats and hate speech after they decided to make their game an Epic Store exclusive. It begs...
2019-08-07, 13:00

DeMarcus Cousins' alleged death threat to ex-girlfriend under investigation Alabama police have launched an inquiry into a death threat allegedly made by Los Angeles Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins against his ex-girlfriend. ...
2019-08-27, 23:16

New York dad not yet charged in the hot car death of twins as prosecutors cite pending investigation A New York man who says he forgot his twin infants in the back of a hot car Friday while he went to work won’t face criminal prosecution just yet as ...
2019-08-01, 21:00

Discovery of human remains at ranch prompts suspicious death investigation TUCSON – Tucson Police Department has launched a suspicious death investigation after human remains were found on the far south side Wednesday ...
2019-08-16, 19:00

Death Investigation Underway After Burned Body Found In Laurel County LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)- A death investigation is underway after a burned body was found at a residence in Laurel County. According to sheriff...
2019-06-14, 19:32

NASA needs your help to bring an asteroid sample back to Earth NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission has already accomplished a lot since arriving at the space rock known as Bennu late last year. The spacecraft success...
2019-05-24, 09:16

Top chef JJ Johnson wants to bring the spork back to Harlem At the new restaurant FieldTrip, the utensil of choice might send customers on a nostalgia trip. “We’re bringing back the spork!” says the fast-casua...
2019-07-10, 03:48

Six ways to bring the American Dream back from the dead From cutting student debts to index-linking the minimum wage, the dream can be rebuiltIt is time to admit that the “American Dream” is dead. Its unde...
2019-08-16, 14:32

F1 regulations look to reinvent racing and bring back ‘wow factor’ • Proposed plans for 2021 aimed at getting more competitive races• Main proposal is to reintroduce ground effect to help overtakingFormula One has re...
2019-07-18, 02:48

Idris Elba figures they can probably bring him back for Thor 4 somehow, right? Idris Elba has not had an especially great time during his tenure in the Marvel Cinematic Universe; despite being a talented and charismatic actor, h...
2019-08-15, 01:32

Commissioner For A Day: Let's Bring Back NASL-Style Shootouts The original North American Soccer League was a glorious, goofy experiment in American sports history. It burned white-hot during its brief 17 season...
2019-06-17, 19:32

Possible antitrust probe might have led Apple to bring back certain apps Just the other day, Apple CEO Tim Cook told CBS News that Apple is not a monopoly. That comment related to a U.S. Supreme Court decision that allows ...
2019-06-06, 01:32

Mana Series Producer: We Want To Bring The Glory Back One of the most surprising announcements at E3 last week was Trials of Mana, a remake of an older entry in Square Enix’s once-popular series of actio...
2019-06-18, 06:48

Lakers agree with Cousins, bring back Rondo Free-agent center DeMarcus Cousins has agreed to a one-year contract with the Lakers, and sources say the team is bringing back point guard Rajon Ron...
2019-07-07, 03:32

MPs look to bring back May's Brexit deal with vote on referendum Cross-party majority moving closer as more current and ex-Tories open to idea, source saysMPs looking to stop no deal are exploring ways to bring bac...
2019-09-11, 00:32

Bahrain defends decision to host White House Mideast meeting DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain is defending its decision to host a White House-engineered conference to address the Israeli-Palestinian c...
2019-05-21, 15:48

House committee to vote on holding Barr and Ross in contempt for failing to provide documents related to 2020 Census citizenship question Last week, new evidence emerged suggesting that the citizenship question was crafted specifically to give an electoral advantage to Republicans and w...
2019-06-03, 23:32

House panels launch investigation into Giuliani's dealings with Ukraine A trio of House committees on Monday announced a new investigation into President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, over his interacti...
2019-09-09, 21:00

Investigation finds natural gas caused fatal house explosion JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Fire investigators have determined the explosion of a southern Indiana house that killed one person was caused by natural...
2019-05-22, 15:16

After Epstein’s death, federal jails under fire for understaffing, poor leadership The apparent suicide of Jeffrey Epstein has brought new scrutiny to a federal jail in New York that, despite chronic understaffing, houses some of th...
2019-08-12, 20:00

NYPD cop dodges federal charges in Eric Garner’s chokehold death The Department of Justice won’t bring civil rights or criminal charges against NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner, a sour...
2019-07-16, 16:48

Vote by House Democrats could take subpoena fight to federal court After House Democrats struck a deal with the Justice Department to see evidence from its Russia investigation, the chamber will vote Tuesday on wheth...
2019-06-11, 16:16

House votes to double federal minimum wage to $15 per hour The Democrat-led House voted to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour, more than double the current rate of $7.25, and the first proposed in...
2019-07-18, 23:00

House approves federal minimum wage hike to $15 an hour Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., holds a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 17, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Appl...
2019-07-19, 00:16

Laffer: Federal Reserve shouldn’t be independent from White House Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Arthur Laffer, an economist who served as an adviser to President Trump’s 2016 campaign, took some shots at t...
2019-06-30, 19:32

Illinois officials claim possible first death from vaping-related illness; investigation ongoing An Illinois resident who had recently vaped and was hospitalized with severe respiratory illness has died, Illinois Department of Public Health said....
2019-08-24, 13:48

Brand USA recruits Chinese pop star to bring back tourists Chinese pop star Jane Zhang will front Brand USA's biggest ever campaign on the Weibo social network next month as the part-public body strives to tu...
2019-08-28, 06:16

Tigers Bring Trevor Rosenthal Back To The Majors For Some Reason Here’s an alarming bit of news for MLB batters who value their personal safety: Trevor Rosenthal, who bombed out of the Nationals bullpen due to a pe...
2019-07-16, 09:48

NASA reveals vision to bring astronauts back to the moon NASA has revealed details of its vision for the Artemis Moon Lander that will return US astronauts to the lunar surface by 2024. In a notice posted t...
2019-07-24, 00:48

Bloomberg says next year’s iPhone 12 might finally bring back Touch ID If Apple repeats the new iPhone release pattern it appears to be repeating, next year’s new iPhones could end up being the iPhone 12 series as ...
2019-09-05, 20:00

CHEAP: Bring CDs back with $200 off Bose’s Wave music system IV Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! CDs have a bad rep. While vinyl and even cassettes have gone ...
2019-09-01, 16:16

Nationals bring back Asdrubal Cabrera to add infield depth Switch-hitting infielder Asdrubal Cabrera reached agreement on a one-year contract for a second stint with the Washington Nationals, and manager Dave...
2019-08-07, 04:00

Buzz Aldrin is looking forward, not back—and he has a plan to bring NASA along Enlarge / Buzz Aldrin wants NASA to go somewhere. (credit: Hubert Vestil/Getty Images) Just after Memorial Day this year, I began talking regularly...
2019-07-09, 15:00

Gennady Golovkin promises to bring back the Big Drama Show You can't always get what you want, but John Dennen considers why Gennady Golovkin's next fight is ... not bad The post Gennady Golovkin promises to ...
2019-08-21, 23:48

Could Margot Robbie Try and Bring Tank Girl Back to the Big Screen? Pierce Brosnan lends his support to a potential female Bond. Jon Favreau is already teasing his work on The Mandalorian’s second season. The CW wants...
2019-09-10, 20:00

Apple will bring back an iPhone SE-like model in 2020, says Nikkei Apple plans to launch a cheap iPhone next spring, according to Nikkei. The company is reportedly releasing a cheap option to capture emerging markets...
2019-09-04, 17:32

Rumor has it there’s a cunning plan to bring back Blackadder for fifth season Enlarge / Rowan Atkinson is Capt. Edmund Blackadder and Hugh Laurie is the dimwitted Lt. George in Blackadder Goes Forth, the fourth season set durin...
2019-07-02, 02:32

Biden pledges to bring back Obamacare’s individual mandate Joe Biden sought to distance himself from some of the more liberal policies espoused by fellow Democrats, including a single Medicare for All health ...
2019-07-05, 16:32

At least one new iPhone next year might ditch Face ID and bring back Touch ID A sketchy rumor said a few days ago that Apple is making a cheaper iPhone for the Chinese market that will ditch the Face ID sensors in favor of an i...
2019-07-12, 04:16

Why playtime for adults won’t bring your childhood back | Oliver Burkeman What you enjoyed about being nine wasn’t playing, it was about not having a mortgage or mouths to feedIf you live in Seattle, you may now participate...
2019-09-14, 13:32

Fortnite team nerfs B.R.U.T.E. mech to bring back more variety Epic games has changed a lot about how its BRUTE mech works in Fortnite. This nerf is making it less mobile and deadly, but it's more tanky than ever...
2019-08-23, 19:16

Report: Apple could bring Touch ID back to iPhones in 2021 Apple effectively changed the way people think about facial biometrics with the iPhone X, forgoing the rumored under-display fingerprint reader for t...
2019-08-05, 23:32

House panel demands tech company emails in antitrust investigation A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Friday demanded internal emails, detailed financial information and other company records from Amazon.com In...
2019-09-13, 20:32

House will grill Hope Hicks about Russia investigation, hush payments Former White House communications director Hope Hicks will testify Wednesday before the House judiciary committee, providing what Democrats hope will...
2019-06-19, 22:48

NYPD officer in Eric Garner’s chokehold death won’t face federal charges FILE – In this undated family file photo provided by the National Action Network, Eric Garner, right, poses with his children during a family o...
2019-07-17, 12:32

Federal authorities ramp up inquiries into Epstein’s death in Manhattan jail cell One of the new details provided by people familiar with the Metropolitan Correctional Center was that one of Epstein's guards that night wasn't a reg...
2019-08-13, 14:32

Federal prosecutors ask appeals court to uphold Tsarnaev conviction and death sentence Federal prosecutors Thursday urged the 1st US Circuit Court of Appeals to reject Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's request for an appeal, an...
2019-06-28, 13:16

House moving to provide paid family leave for federal workers Up to 12 weeks of leave available for parental or other family purposes would switch from unpaid to paid time under an amendment attached to defense ...
2019-07-10, 19:48

White House blasts federal judge in asylum case as ‘at war with the rule of law’ An injunction issued by a Seattle-based judge blocked an administration plan that would detain thousands of migrants indefinitely while waiting for t...
2019-07-03, 18:16

Federal agency recommends White House aide Conway be fired WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal watchdog agency is recommending that White House counselor Kellyanne Conway be fired for repeatedly violating a law that ...
2019-06-13, 19:32

House passes bill to raise federal minimum wage to $15 an hour The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed legislation to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by October 2025, a big win for work...
2019-07-19, 07:16

UK inflation falls back to target ahead of rate decision LONDON (AP) — Official figures show that inflation in Britain dipped in May, back to the Bank of England’s target, amid lower air fares and car...
2019-06-19, 12:00

Boat in fatal fire back on land for investigation The burned-out wreckage of a boat where 34 people died in a fire has been transported to a naval base in Southern California for further investigatio...
2019-09-14, 03:00

Moffat's team to bring Infiniti back to BTCC in second half of 2019 Laser Tools Racing driver Aiden Moffat will swap from a Mercedes A-Class to a recently uprated Infiniti Q50 for the remainder of the British Touring ...
2019-07-12, 14:32

'I can't bring her back': parents of girl killed by California police speak out Family of Hannah Williams, 17, tells the Guardian the high schooler should be remembered for her kindness and passionBenson Williams clutched the bri...
2019-07-12, 06:32

Biden vows to bring back Obamacare individual mandate if elected 2020 Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden vowed to bring back the individual mandate for uninsured Americans as part of his healthcare init...
2019-07-05, 19:16

Fortnite team nerfs BRUTE mech to bring back more variety Epic games has changed a lot about how its BRUTE mech works in Fortnite. This nerf is making it less mobile and deadly, but it's more tanky than ever...
2019-08-23, 17:48

Rangers bring rugged winger Tanner Glass back for franchise job The reorganization of the Rangers’ developmental structure has begun in earnest, as the team hired former rugged winger Tanner Glass to work in...
2019-06-14, 22:32

We Saw 8 Minutes of Pixar's Onward, About Brothers Questing to Bring Their Dad Back to Life Pixar movies always seem to have a deeply touching premise and their next film, Onward, is no different. Fans saw about eight minutes of the movie at...
2019-08-25, 23:48

A Professor's Tweets Bring Back Focus On Ganga Pollution In Varanasi A professor at the Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi is trying to highlight the issue of water pollution in the Ganges using the medium of Twitter...
2019-07-09, 18:00

Sony Pictures CEO says ‘the door is closed’ on a new deal that would bring Spider-Man back to the MCU A few days ago, an insider explained why there was no reason to get excited about rumors surrounding a secret Sony-Disney deal for Spider-Man, as the...
2019-09-06, 18:32

UPDATE 2-U.S. House panel demands tech company emails in antitrust investigation A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Friday demanded internal emails, detailed financial information and other company records from Amazon.com In...
2019-09-13, 17:32

4th Ranking House Democrat Calls for Impeachment Investigation to ‘Hold This President Accountable’ (WASHINGTON) — Rep. Ben Ray Luján on Monday became the highest-ranking Democrat in the House to call for an impeachment inquiry against ...
2019-08-20, 18:16

Facebook, Google and other tech giants to face antitrust investigation by House lawmakers The probe announced Monday by the House Judiciary Committee's competition-minded panel, led by Rep. David Cicilline (R.I.), is expected to be far-rea...
2019-06-04, 02:48

Texas and Ohio shootings: Gunman's sister among nine dead in Dayton bar massacre as police seek death penalty for El Paso shooter The sister of a gunman who stormed an Ohio bar, killing nine people, is among the victims of the second mass shooting in the US in 24 hours, police h...
2019-08-05, 05:32

Twitter Racist Who Allegedly Sent Death Threats to Muslim Lawyer Now Facing Federal Charges After allegedly sending a death threat to a Muslim lawyer on Twitter last year, a North Carolina man is facing federal felony charges of issuing a th...
2019-07-02, 08:32

Paid federal family leave faces Senate uncertainty after ‘huge win’ in House The House last week approved the first federally funded paid family medical leave program, but with almost no Republican support. Now its fate in the...
2019-07-17, 12:48

Watch live: Vote by House Democrats could take subpoena fight to federal court After House Democrats struck a deal with the Justice Department to see evidence from its Russia investigation, the chamber will vote Tuesday on wheth...
2019-06-11, 21:00

White House Office Requests 2-Year Delay on Huawei Ban For Federal Contractors The White House’s Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has requested that Congress delay the ban on federal contractors using Huawei equipment. The ...
2019-06-10, 15:16

Senior UK Labour members challenge decision to back new EU Commission chief Members of Labour's top policy team are angry over a decision by their party in the European Parliament to support a new Commission president, questi...
2019-07-18, 16:16

League's decision not to back von der Leyen risks isolating Italy: Deputy PM The decision of Italy's ruling League party not to back Ursula von der Leyen as the next president of the European Commission risks isolating the cou...
2019-07-18, 10:16

Feds in final stages of possible prosecution decision for McCabe: 'Target on his back’ Federal prosecutors appear to be close to a decision on whether to charge former FBI official Andrew McCabe over the circumstances that led to his fi...
2019-08-26, 23:16

Now the London Stock Exchange Is Back to Life, It’s Investigation Time Ex-Goldman banker David Schwimmer has laid down a big strategic marker since becoming CEO, but operational matters are the lifeblood of this business...
2019-08-16, 18:32

LAPD launches internal probe over Nipsey Hussle death The Los Angeles police department has launched an internal affairs investigation into the actions of officers over the killing of rapper Nipsey Hussl...
2019-07-02, 10:16

Liverpool under FSG: How learning from Fulham and Man Utd off the pitch helped bring glory back to Anfield As the city of Madrid turned into a speck on the horizon for the passengers of a flight chartered to bring the newly crowned champions of Europe back...
2019-06-15, 11:32

Ewan McGregor is in talks to bring back Obi-Wan for one of Disney+'s Star Wars shows Disney has proven, repeatedly, at this point that it’s not fucking around when it comes to giving potential subscribers a series of “Fiiiiiiine, we’l...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Sri Lanka police bring five Easter bomb suspects back from Saudi Arabia Five Sri Lankans suspected of having links to Easter Sunday bombings that killed more than 250 people were brought home in police custody on Friday a...
2019-06-14, 12:32

US says man can bring back 'skin, skull, teeth and claws' of hunted Tanzania lion Environmental organizations say ‘very concerning’ move could open floodgates for importing other endangered speciesThe Trump administration has autho...
2019-09-15, 08:32

Chelsea bring Cech ‘back home’ and hope he will work closely with Lampard • Cech takes role as technical and performance adviser • Chelsea hope for progress in Lampard pursuit next weekPetr Cech has returned to Chelsea as t...
2019-06-21, 15:48

Bring back Val! In praise of Bake Off’s older bakers, this year’s missing ingredient The latest lineup includes the youngest ever assortment of bakers. We remember some of the most experienced and entertaining contestants of all time ...
2019-08-21, 05:48

Apple executive says Touch ID is sticking around amid reports the iPhone 12 might bring it back When Apple introduces a new technology, it typically signals the end for a piece of legacy technology. The introduction of the Lightning connector, f...
2019-09-10, 11:00

T-Mobile will bring back a popular deal and reveal three secret offers next Tuesday Summer is officially here, and T-Mobile is switching its focus on keeping subscribers entertained after already hooking them up with the perfect 2-in...
2019-05-30, 11:32

Russia: U.S. nuclear pact exit may bring back Cold War-era standoff - Ifax Russia's Security Council warned on Wednesday that the United States' exit from the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty could bring a return to ...
2019-06-19, 14:32

Latest Galaxy Note 10 rumors bring the headphone jack back on the table Galaxy Note 10 speculation has been all over the place in the last few months, but after a fairly lengthy period of confusion and sensationalism, thi...
2019-06-22, 15:48

House lawmakers seek trove of documents from Silicon Valley giants in antitrust investigation Lawmakers on Friday made a sweeping bipartisan request for a trove of documents from Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google, ramping up the pressure on ...
2019-09-16, 22:00

Federal Appeals Court Judges Appear to Back GOP Efforts to End Obamacare A federal appeals court panel seemed prone Tuesday to back Republican efforts to kill Obamacare, with judges questioning how much of a mandate Presid...
2019-07-10, 09:00

Ohio teen arrested for threats against federal agents had 10,000 rounds of ammo in his house, FBI affidavit says An 18-year-old Ohio man was arrested on federal charges after FBI agents said he made online threats. Guns and ammo were found in his home.  &#...
2019-08-14, 12:00

Federal Watchdog Agency Says White House Should Fire Kellyanne Conway for Violating the Hatch Act (WASHINGTON) — A federal watchdog agency on Thursday recommended that White House counselor Kellyanne Conway be fired for repeatedly violating ...
2019-06-13, 19:16

CBOE CHAIRMAN WILLIAM J. BRODSKY TESTIFIES ON OBAMA ADMINISTRATION'S FINANCIAL REGULATORY REFORM PROPOSAL BEFORE U.S. HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCIAL SERVICES Chicago, July 17, - William J. Brodsky, Chairman and CEO of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), today testifies before the U.S. House of Repr...
2019-05-23, 05:16

CBOE CHAIRMAN WILLIAM J. BRODSKY TO TESTIFY ON OBAMA ADMINISTRATION'S FINANCIAL REGULATORY REFORM PROPOSALS BEFORE U.S. HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCIAL SERVICES Chicago, July 16, - William J. Brodsky, Chairman and CEO of Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), on Friday, July 17 will testify before the U.S. H...
2019-05-23, 05:16

Manny Pacquiao rolls back years in split-decision win over Keith Thurman Eight-division champion shows vintage form in points victoryThurman suffers first career defeat in 30 professional fightsPacquiao defeats Thurman by ...
2019-07-21, 08:00

Family of man shot in the back by police in Colorado call for independent investigation The attorney for the family of a man shot in the back and killed by police in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is calling for an independent investigation...
2019-08-16, 21:00

Cameron Boyce's Family Launches Foundation In His Honor Following Tragic Death "We all go," Cameron Boyce mused in his speech at the 2018 Thirst Project, "What you leave should be bigger than you." And that's certainly true for...
2019-07-16, 14:48

Jeremy Hunt promises vote to bring back fox hunting as part of Britain's 'heritage' Getty The ban on fox hunting in the UK could be lifted, under plans by the Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt. Hunt, who is running to become the next pr...
2019-07-04, 22:32

Latest Galaxy Note 10 rumors bring the headphone jack back on the table (aaand it's gone) UPDATE: Unfortunately, it appears we've been duped by early pre-release units of the Note 10 and Note 10 Pro that came with "fake" headphone jacks......
2019-06-23, 01:32

'Terminator: Dark Fate' to be rated R, bring back Eddie Furlong as John Connor Linda Hamilton and Arnold Schwarzenegger will be joined by another familiar face in the upcoming film "Terminator: Dark Fate" — Eddie Furlong, who pl...
2019-07-18, 23:00

Kimora Brought Back the Iconic Cat, But Did Baby Phat’s Return Bring the Nostalgia We Were Craving? When we learned yesterday that Baby Phat’s highly anticipated relaunch would be kicked off by a collab with Forever 21, we were curious to see what t...
2019-06-14, 00:48

Venezuela: ‘Shocked’ by alleged torture, death of navy captain, UN human rights chief urges ‘in-depth’ investigation The UN human rights chief has expressed her deep concern over the alleged torture and subsequent death of a retired navy captain who had been impriso...
2019-07-02, 22:16

Steph Curry Makes a 7-Figure Gift to Howard University to Bring Golf Back to the HBCU Basketball great Steph Curry on Monday pledged to fund a new golf program at Howard University, with a gift to be made over six years to give the HBC...
2019-08-20, 17:16

Taye Diggs thinks Jussie Smollett should return to 'Empire': The 'smart thing would be to bring him back' Taye Diggs believes his friend Jussie Smollett should be able to return to "Empire" for its last season even though the Fox show's creator Lee Daniel...
2019-07-03, 19:32

Nobody Asked Trey Songz to Tamper With Power's Theme Song, But 50 Cent Might Be Willing to Bring That Ole Thing Back Despite valiant attempts by friends, girlfriends and family members, I have yet to partake in a single episode of the cultural phenomenon known as Po...
2019-08-27, 00:16

Trump Jr. to appear before Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday Donald Trump Jr. will be interviewed behind closed doors with members of the Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday, according to a source familiar ...
2019-06-11, 22:48

White House Launches Survey Looking for Tech Industry Anti-Conservative Bias SAN FRANCISCO — On the heels of President Donald Trump’s repeated assertions claiming anti-conservative bias by tech companies, the White...
2019-05-21, 16:01

The Trump Administration Killed A Driverless Car Committee Nobody Seemed To Have A Problem With In the final days of the Obama administration, the Department of Transportation formed a committee to advise on the emerging technology of self-drivi...
2019-08-10, 02:00

Trump calls for end to GOP committee chair term limits President Trump called for an end to term limits for Congressional Republican committee chairs on Monday, a move possibly prompted by a wave of GOP r...
2019-09-10, 01:32

Trump Jr. says 'nothing to correct' after closed interview with Senate Committee Donald Trump Jr., the eldest son of U.S. President Donald Trump, appeared for a closed-door interview with the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wedne...
2019-06-12, 22:16

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Hunger crisis in DR Congo, Swine Fever in Asia, Venezuela death investigation call, updates on Eritrea and Syria This Tuesday, UN News covers: Growing food crisis in DR Congo; Swine Fever threatens millions of livelihoods in Asia; Human Rights Council told of pe...
2019-07-03, 01:00

Ex-president of Sea Ltd launches PE firm to back Southeast Asia start-ups Nicholas Nash, the former president of Singapore-based online gaming and e-commerce company Sea Ltd, has launched a private equity firm - Asia Partne...
2019-06-14, 06:00

Judiciary Committee Democrats privately map out possible impeachment articles against Trump The discussions, closely held and preliminary, include a range of allegations. But several congressional aides caution that the articles may never be...
2019-09-12, 14:00

U.S. Judiciary Committee considers probe that can lead to Trump’s impeachment The panel, which hopes to decide whether to recommend Trump's impeachment to the full House by year-end, will meet on Thursday to consider a resoluti...
2019-09-10, 04:00

NZ launches gun 'buy-back' scheme for weapons banned after Christchurch mosque attacks New Zealand's government on Thursday launched a multimillion-dollar, six-month "buy-back" scheme to compensate owners of powerful but newly banned se...
2019-06-20, 02:16

Trump orders two ex-White House aides not to testify at House hearing on Tuesday President Donald Trump has ordered two former White House aides not to testify at a House of Representatives committee hearing on Tuesday as the pane...
2019-09-17, 11:00

Trump Jr. arrives for questioning by Senate Intelligence Committee on Russian links Donald Trump Jr., the eldest son of U.S. President Donald Trump, arrived on Wednesday for a closed-door interview with the Senate Intelligence Commit...
2019-06-12, 18:00

FBI silent a year after Senate committee’s questions on Trump Tower briefing It’s been more than a year since a top Republican senator reconstructing the Russia probe demanded answers from the FBI about a post-election briefin...
2019-09-05, 02:32

Republican National Committee echoes Trump’s attacks on Democratic congresswomen The RNC said in an email that “the squad of Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and Ayanna Pressley regularly use vile, hateful, ant...
2019-07-17, 00:16

Former White House aides ordered by Trump not to testify at House hearing Former White House Deputy Chief of Staff Rick Dearborn and former White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter were subpoenaed by the House Judiciary Commi...
2019-09-17, 07:00

Defied by Trump, House panel holds rapid hearing without ex-White House lawyer The U.S. House of Representatives committee that would handle any impeachment of President Donald Trump briefly convened and then adjourned a hearing...
2019-05-21, 17:01

Former White House aide Rob Porter subpoenaed by House Democrats in Trump corruption probe Earlier this month, two other Trump associates — ex-Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski and former White House deputy chief of staff Rick Dearbo...
2019-08-27, 09:16

U.S. House panel to quiz ex-Trump aide Hicks, White House asserts immunity Hope Hicks, once a close aide to U.S. President Donald Trump, is due to face questions in Congress on Wednesday on six instances in which Democrats b...
2019-06-19, 14:16

White House blocks former Trump aide from answering House panel’s questions, angering Democrats The White House asserted immunity for Hope Hicks, a private citizen, as she appeared before the House Judiciary Committee. Democrats said the exempti...
2019-06-20, 01:00

Judge who upheld Trump subpoena donated to Dems on committee seeking the records The New York federal judge who ruled on Wednesday that the Trump administration must comply with two subpoenas from House Financial Services and Inte...
2019-05-24, 06:16

Florida State will not bring back its 'turnover backpack' this season Florida State's sideline prop from last season, the polarizing "turnover backpack," will not return this season, coach Willie Taggart said. ...
2019-08-21, 06:16

Trump on Fed Decision: 'You Can't Win 'Em All' President Trump said he wished the Federal Reserve had cut interest rates at its two-day meeting this week, but added he was encouraged the central b...
2019-06-20, 20:48

PS5 games news: Bad news Xbox, Sony PlayStation could bring back this huge game exclusive Sony looks like it could be staffing up to bring back a massive PlayStation exclusive franchise - here's what you need to know about the studio's pot...
2019-07-05, 09:16

CNN Exclusive: New documents reveal behind-the-scenes clash over spending inside Trump inaugural committee The former adviser to first lady Melania Trump, who has come under fire for the cost of President Donald Trump's inauguration, was among the event pl...
2019-08-16, 21:00

Disney star Cameron Boyce's cause of death is deferred 'pending further investigation' "Descendants" star Cameron Boyce was pronounced dead at his Hollywood home Saturday afternoon after he was found unresponsive. He was 20.  ...
2019-07-09, 04:16

Dolphins owner Stephen Ross leaves NFL's social justice committee amid Trump backlash Dolphins owner Stephen Ross removed himself from his post on the NFL's social justice committee amid backlash for his financial support of Trump...
2019-08-21, 20:16

Group of 12 U.S. states challenge Trump fuel economy penalty freeze A group of 12 states led by California and New York on Friday challenged the Trump administration's decision to suspend a 2016 Obama administration r...
2019-08-02, 22:00

House Judiciary leaders press for answers in Epstein death The leaders of the House Judiciary Committee wrote to the Federal Bureau of Prisons on Monday, pushing for answers in the weekend death of financier ...
2019-08-13, 13:00

How Best Buy came back from the brink of death and took on Amazon Best Buy was a behemoth in electronics retail that nearly died. It engineered a miraculous turnaround, and now a new CEO intends to keep the momentum...
2019-05-30, 14:16

Trump: Decision on ramping up China tariffs soon President Donald Trump says he will make a decision about ramping up tariffs on China after he speaks with President Xi at a G-20 summit of nations l...
2019-06-06, 17:48

Trump says Fed's Powell 'let us down' on interest rate decision U.S. President Donald Trump said Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell "let us down" with a quarter-percentage-point interest rate cut on Wednesday,...
2019-07-31, 23:16

After back to back shootings, Trump called for red flag laws. Here's what they are. In response to calls for action after two mass shootings, President Donald Trump told the country he has called for "red flag" laws.   ...
2019-08-06, 12:16

#TheSquad Claps Back at Trump’s ‘Go Back’ to Your Own Country Comments, Saying They Won’t Take the Bait Congress’ Fab Freshmen squaded up against Donald Trump Monday, calling his attacks on them racist click bait that wasn’t going to deter them from wor...
2019-07-16, 09:16

Protesters Vow to Bring London to a Standstill During Trump’s Visit A big turnout is expected, as is the return of a giant orange balloon of Mr. Trump, depicted as a scowling baby in a diaper and holding a smartphone....
2019-06-04, 09:32

McConnell: I'd be ‘happy’ to bring up gun legislation that Trump supports Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell reiterated Tuesday that he is willing to bring to the floor gun control legislation that President Donald Trum...
2019-09-03, 20:00

Trump says he disagrees with ‘send her back’ chant directed at Rep. Omar during his rally despite his previous ‘go back’ tweet Several in the GOP sought to walk a fine line between criticizing the chant and supporting the president’s efforts to turn Somali-born Omar and three...
2019-07-18, 21:48

Met Pc Khafi Kareem facing investigation after appearing on Nigerian Big Brother hits back, saying she is a 'proud black officer' A Metropolitan Police Officer who appeared on the Nigerian version of Big Brother hit back at her bosses today stating she is a "proud black woman" w...
2019-08-13, 13:00

Federal watchdog agency recommends removal of Kellyanne Conway from federal office for violating the Hatch Act The report found that Conway violated the Hatch Act by “disparaging Democratic presidential candidates while speaking in her official capacity during...
2019-06-13, 18:48

Trump says decision on Florida evacuation will likely be made Sunday U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday the decision whether to order some residents of Florida to evacuate likely would be made on Sunday as the ...
2019-08-31, 06:16

Morgan says U.S likely to make a team decision on Trump invite United States forward Alex Morgan said that any decision about whether to accept an invitation to visit President Donald Trump at the White House wou...
2019-07-05, 18:48

Trump says no decision yet on Turkey sanctions over its Russian purchase U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his administration has not ruled out imposing sanctions on Turkey over its purchase of a Russian air def...
2019-07-18, 21:48

Trump’s Decision to Tap Shelton Creates Political Risk for the Fed Judy Shelton, President Trump’s nominee to the Federal Reserve Board, criticizes how the central bank sets rates — and could reignite an old controve...
2019-07-04, 06:32

Trump’s bizarre tweetstorm on his Iran decision, annotated The president confirmed that he ordered the strikes but that he canceled them when he learned about the degree of the potential loss of life. Why was...
2019-06-21, 18:16

Trump says Christmas shopping was factor in tariff decision U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration decided to delay tariffs on some Chinese imports until mid-December to avoid hurting U...
2019-08-13, 18:32

Democrats must just bring down Trump – for the sake of the world | Robert Reich We do not need 20 candidates having confusing fights over healthcare. We need urgent action to defeat a would-be tyrantImagine an opposition politica...
2019-06-30, 11:32

McConnell vows to bring up gun legislation — as long as Trump backs it Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell reiterated Tuesday that he is willing to bring to the floor gun control legislation that President Donald Trum...
2019-09-04, 04:32

Investigation Intensifies Into Top Trump Fund-raiser Elliott Broidy, who raised money for Donald J. Trump’s 2016 campaign and his inauguration, is the subject of a wide-ranging inquiry of foreign influe...
2019-07-09, 04:32

Mueller: No exoneration for Trump after Russia investigation WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller’s first public comments on the Russia probe report have renewed the heated back-and-forth over...
2019-05-30, 11:16

Trump blasts Mueller, says investigation biased President Donald Trump blasts special counsel Robert Mueller, as a “never Trumper” who led a biased investigation on Russia’s meddl...
2019-05-30, 18:48

AOC hits back after Trump tweets ‘go back’ to your country Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ​slapped back Sunday at President Trump for suggesting that she and three other freshman Democrats “go back”...
2019-07-15, 02:32

Man off death row, faces deportation with case back in court CINCINNATI (AP) — A man now off Ohio’s death row after more than 20 years because his conviction was tossed is back in court and likely facing ...
2019-05-30, 19:48

The Federal Reserve must be honest about Trump's trade war US central bank risks reputation with Americans if it pulls its punches with the White HouseWilliam Dudley, the immediate past president of the Feder...
2019-09-11, 15:00

Federal judge blocks Trump's asylum ban A federal judge in California blocked the Trump administration's new rule that prohibits the vast majority of Central American migrants from asylum i...
2019-07-25, 08:16

The White House Wants To Strike Back At California California might not be allowed to set zero-emissions standards anymore, GM workers in South Korea are about to strike, and automakers are desperate ...
2019-09-06, 22:00

Graham: Republicans likely to take back the House in 2020 Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. advised President Trump to "be quiet" and show up for reelection in 2020, responding to policies that Democrats are propo...
2019-07-12, 07:16

'You're better than that:' Geraldo Rivera hits back at Trump for telling progressive freshman congresswomen to 'go back' to 'broken and crime infested' countries Michael Loccisano/Getty Images Fox News commentator Geraldo Rivera fired back at President Donald Trump on Sunday for a series of tweets he sent out...
2019-07-15, 22:32

Pence defends Trump's ban on pride flags at US embassies as 'right decision' Administration stopped US embassies flying LGBTQ flag‘When it comes to the flagpole … one American flag flies’Vice-President Mike Pence has defended ...
2019-06-11, 15:48

Trump elevates Poland at the expense of Germany with troop decision Trump said he was not worried about the erosion of democracy in Poland, saying he is confident that Polish President Andrzej Duda understands that hi...
2019-06-13, 00:48

President Trump decision to end DACA was lawful, Justice Department says The Justice Department submitted a legal brief to the Supreme Court Monday that stated President Trump acted lawfully when he decided to end the Obam...
2019-08-20, 09:48

Trump Agrees to 'Timely' Licensing Decision for Huawei Sales President Trump agreed to grant timely licensing decisions to U.S. technology companies that want to continue lucrative sales to Huawei Technologies,...
2019-07-23, 02:32

Trump’s bizarre tweets and comments about his Iran decision, annotated The president confirmed that he ordered the strikes but that he canceled them when he learned about the degree of the potential loss of life. Why was...
2019-06-21, 21:00

India plays down Trump decision to remove U.S. trade privileges The Indian government said on Saturday it will continue to seek to build strong economic ties with the United States despite a decision by U.S. Presi...
2019-06-01, 16:16

Mueller corrects exchange with lawmaker about decision not to indict Trump Former U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller said on Wednesday he wanted to correct an exchange with Democratic lawmaker Ted Lieu in which he agreed wi...
2019-07-25, 01:16

Trump decision on China tariffs depends on Xi meeting: U.S. official U.S. President Donald Trump's decision on whether to impose a new round of tariffs on Chinese goods is contingent on the outcome of his meeting this ...
2019-06-27, 20:32

Trump says will work with Japan's Abe to bring abductees home from North Korea U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would work with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to bring home Japanese citizens who were kidnapped b...
2019-05-27, 10:32

Cops probing death of Utah teen who suffered gunshot wounds at house party A 17-year-old Utah girl was found fatally shot at a house party over the weekend, in a case police are probing as “suspicious.” The Unifi...
2019-08-27, 12:16

Investigation Into Trump Campaign Finance Violations Is Over, Judge Says But it is unclear if prosecutors plan to file additional charges in the case, which led to the conviction of Michael D. Cohen, the president’s former...
2019-07-18, 01:16

Trump moves to escalate investigation of intel agencies WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is stepping up his effort “to investigate the investigators.” He directed the U.S. intelligence ...
2019-05-24, 10:32

Russians back sisters charged with murder in father’s death ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Dozens of people have demonstrated in St. Petersburg to support three young women charged with killing their allegedly ...
2019-06-22, 23:48

Teen mauled to death by three dogs in Texas back yard A teen was mauled to death by three dogs in the back yard of a Texas home over the weekend, according to a new report. Nelson Cabrera, 16, was in the...
2019-08-12, 19:00

Federal court: Trump can’t ban critics from Twitter account NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court says President Donald Trump can’t ban critics from his Twitter account. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of A...
2019-07-09, 20:32