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White House: Obamas not mystery buyers of 'Magnum, P.I.' home

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:36pm
The Obamas are not the secret buyers of the beach-front Hawaiian home Tom Selleck once roamed as the star of the 1980s television show "Magnum, P.I.," according to White House spokesman Josh Earnest and an Obama associate who says he and he alone is the proud new owner.
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House Judiciary Committee enlists GIFs to illustrate GOP opposition on immigration

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 2:50pm
The House Judiciary Committee includes some of President Obama's fiercest critics on immigration. That doesn't mean they can't have fun.
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Benghazi panel head Gowdy asks Clinton to ‘relinquish’ personal server

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 2:28pm
The chairman of the congressional committee probing the Benghazi terror attacks has formally asked that Hillary Clinton turn over her personal server.
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Graham threatens to cut funds to UN if Obama bypasses Congress on Iran sanctions

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 1:54pm
South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham is throwing down the gauntlet, warning the White House he’ll move to cut funding to the United Nations if the administration turns to the international body to lift sanctions on Iran as part of a nuclear deal.
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Critics blast new Obama regs for fracking on federal lands

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 1:30pm
The Obama administration said Friday it is requiring companies that drill for oil and natural gas on federal lands to disclose chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations.
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ATF director resigning after 2 years

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 12:35pm
The first Senate-confirmed director for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is leaving the post after less than two years, the agency announced Friday.
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Obama calls for return of Americans held in Iran

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 11:33am
In the midst of an unexpected break in Iranian nuclear talks, President Barack Obama is calling on the return of Americans held in Iran.  
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Gen. Petraeus: Biggest threat to Iraq's stability is Iran-backed militias, not ISIS

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 11:27am
Former CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus believes the biggest threat to long-term stability in Iraq isn’t the Islamic State but instead Iran-backed Shiite militias.
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DOJ has opened criminal probe of resigning Illinois congressman, sources say

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 11:24am
The Justice Department has launched an investigation into resigning Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock and is convening a grand jury, a law enforcement source told Fox News.
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Millions flowed to Clinton charity from foreign friends

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 11:21am
The Clinton Foundation took in millions from individuals with ties to foreign governments and state-owned companies during Hillary's tenure as secretary of state.
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Constitution experts on Obama mandatory voting idea: Never gonna happen

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 11:12am
Mandatory voting might be a big boon for the Democratic Party, but the idea President Obama floated this week of forcing Americans to show up at the polls and cast ballots is never going to happen, legal experts told
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House Speaker Boehner to travel to Israel

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 10:17am
House Speaker John Boehner is planning to travel to Israel, a visit that comes as relations between the Obama administration and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have reached a new low.
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'My son might be here': After tragedy, prison guards being allowed to carry pepper spray

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 8:33am
After a series of attacks on guards, U.S. prisons are now letting many corrections officers carry pepper spray to defend themselves. But the program remains controversial, and some on Capitol Hill are pushing to make it permanent.
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New interviews, subpoena in Christie bridge investigation

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 8:06am
Federal prosecutors investigating apparently politically motivated traffic lane closures crafted by aides to Republican Gov. Chris Christie near one of the nation's busiest bridges have been interviewing members of a town council and have issued a new subpoena.
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Rental cars for Michelle Obama’s Kyoto visit cost nearly $80G

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 7:57am
First Lady Michelle Obama's visit to a Buddhist Temple in Kyoto is costing taxpayers nearly $80,000 for rental cars, according to a government contract.
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Iran nuclear talks reportedly hit snag over lifting of sanctions as Obama makes appeal to Iran's people

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:23am
A dispute over when international sanctions against Iran would be lifted following a potential nuclear agreement reportedly is the latest issue to bog down negotiations.
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Watchdog says TSA allowed convicted felon to use PreCheck program

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:00am
A convicted felon and former member of a domestic terrorist organization was allowed to pass through an expedited security line designed for passengers who are not considered a security threat, the Homeland Security Department's internal watchdog said Thursday night.
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Tentative House Medicare 'doc fix' deal opens rift among Dems over abortion

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:00am
An emerging bipartisan House deal changing how Medicare reimburses doctors ran into turbulence in the Senate Thursday over abortion, spotlighting a rare public disagreement between Congress' two top Democrats.
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‘Like an idiot I believed that’: Judge blasts DOJ over immigration claims, threatens sanctions

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:00am
A federal judge sharply scolded a Justice Department attorney at a hearing on President Obama's immigration executive actions, suggesting that the administration misled him on a key part of the program and that he fell for it, "like an idiot."
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Clinton Foundation health charity reportedly stopped publishing donor lists in 2010

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 2:17am
The Clinton Foundation's flagship public health program reportedly stopped publishing lists of its donors for a five-year period beginning in 2010, breaking a disclosure rule agreed to by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and the Obama administration.
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