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Why ICE doesn't use the word 'raid' after immigration arrests

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 3:19pm
Did Immigrations and Customs Enforcement conduct "raids" last week to arrest hundreds of undocumented immigrants? Yes, but they don't want you to use that word.
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Trump friend casts doubt on Priebus

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 3:12pm
One of Donald Trump's friends, after recently spending time with the President, cast doubt on White House chief of staff Reince Priebus' ability to do his job Sunday.
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The newlyweds in the middle of a US-Japan summit

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 2:23pm
President Donald Trump dropped in on a nearby wedding reception at his Mar-a-Lago club Saturday, underway in its Grand Ballroom. For years, this might have been a normal occurrence.
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Senator: Trump's 'ill-conceived' travel ban now a terror recruitment tool

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 1:50pm
Democrat Sen. Ben Cardin on Monday said terrorist organizations are using President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban as a tool for recruitment.
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These are the people packing GOP town halls

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 1:32pm
These days, Deborah Johnson is on edge. She says she's worried she won't qualify for Social Security disability benefits, anxious about her middle son's recovery from a car accident last year, and feeling the pervasive effects of her complex post-traumatic stress disorder that dates back to an abusive childhood.
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Amid Trump Twitter controversies, White House preparing to expand social media team

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 1:26pm
President Donald Trump is preparing to expand his social media team, big league.
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Prominent Latino defends ICE raids

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 1:20pm
The president of the Latino Partnership for Conservative Principles on Monday slammed Democrats for "using immigration for political purposes."
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Canadian school district cancels field trips to US

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 12:47pm
The school district that's home to 35,000 students has canceled all field trip to the US until there's "clarity" on President Trump's travel ban.
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Monday is the first weekday Trump has not tweeted before 8:15 a.m.

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 11:17am
For the first time since taking office, President Donald Trump on Monday didn't tweet before 8:15 a.m. ET on a weekday.
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At Mar-a-Lago, Trump tackles crisis diplomacy

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 10:04am
The iceberg wedge salads, dripping with blue cheese dressing, had just been served on the terrace of Mar-a-Lago Saturday when the call to President Donald Trump came in: North Korea had launched an intermediate-range ballistic missile, its first challenge to international rules since Trump was sworn in three weeks ago.
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Gallup poll: Trump approval rating at new low

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 8:44am
President Donald Trump's approval rating reached a new low Saturday, according to a poll from Gallup, as the new administration has struggled to find its footing nearly a month into the term.
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Why athletes are getting more political in the age of Trump

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 8:39am
When Beyoncé got political and paid tribute to the "Black Lives Matter" movement at the Super Bowl last year, many sports fans were up in arms, accusing the star of violating what some consider to be an unspoken rule: Keep politics out of sports.
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Former health law adviser: Seniors will feel the pinch if ACA repealed

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 7:07am
Repeal of the Affordable Care Act without a suitable replacement would weaken the finances of Medicare and mean higher prescription costs for seniors, an architect of former President Barack Obama's health care law warns.
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A Tribe Called Quest had the most political moment of the Grammys

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 1:37am
A Tribe Called Quest used their time on the Grammy stage on Sunday to put on the most politically-charged performance of the night.
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Trump aide repeats debunked voter fraud claim, offers no new evidence

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 5:15pm
President Donald Trump's senior policy adviser on Sunday repeated Trump's unsubstantiated claims that people were bused from Massachusetts to New Hampshire to vote illegally in the swing state during the 2016 election.
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Is Stephen Miller the most powerful player in the West Wing?

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 4:17pm
Stephen Miller's new role as key White House player. A final sales pitch for endangered Obamacare. And a surprise alternative choice for education secretary.
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Christie: Flynn needs to clear up Russia details

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 2:32pm
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie criticized President Donald Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn Sunday, saying he needs to clear up questions about whether he discussed sanctions in his pre-inauguration conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States.
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Franken: Flynn was 'lying' or 'forgot' about Russia talks

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 2:32pm
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken questioned President Donald Trump's national security adviser Mike Flynn's fitness for the job Sunday amid reports that Flynn discussed US sanctions on Russia with the Russian ambassador before Trump took office.
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Miller on travel ban: 'We are considering and pursuing all options'

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 1:53pm
The White House is considering new executive actions as well as a series of legal strategies to enact President Donald Trump's ban on travel from seven majority Muslim countries, top policy aide Stephen Miller said Sunday.
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Franken calls Trump's 'Pocahontas' remark 'racist'

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 11:57am
Sen. Al Franken said Sunday President Donald Trump's references to Sen. Elizabeth Warren as "Pocahontas" are "racist."
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