Politics

Obama to meet with Xi Jinping, Narendra Modi on visits to China, India and France

Former president Barack Obama has embarked on a three-nation tour with stops in China, India and France, during which he will meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian...

Trump touts ‘great’ first lady after Vanity Fair reports his wife didn’t want the role, thought he’d lose

President Trump pushed back Tuesday against a published report that said his wife, Melania, was unprepared for the role as first lady, didn’t want it and never thought he’d...

Politics Podcast: Congress’s Broken Culture

FiveThirtyEight   More: Apple Podcasts | ESPN App | RSS | Embed Embed Code <iframe frameborder="0" width="100%" height="180" style="margin:20px auto 25px;max-width:600px;" scrolling="no" src="https://fivethirtyeight.com/player/politics/21589978/"></iframe&gt; On Monday, lawmakers returned to Washington...

Trump won’t campaign in Alabama for Roy Moore, White House spokeswoman says

President Trump will not travel to Alabama to campaign for Roy Moore ahead of the Dec. 12 special Senate election there, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said...

Trump attacks media in his first post-Thanksgiving tweet

President Trump returned from the Thanksgiving holiday with another attack on one of his favorite targets — the news media — suggesting Monday morning on Twitter a “contest” to...

Trump claims he took himself out of the running for Time’s ‘Person of the Year’

WEST PALM BEACH — President Trump says that Time magazine was contemplating naming him the “Person of the Year” for a second year in a row but that he...

Ivanka Trump and Chelsea Clinton come to Malia Obama’s defense

Members of the First Daughter’s Club sprung into action on Friday afternoon when one of their own came under attack. This week, conservative media outlets and tabloids have been circulating...

Woman charged with mailing explosives to Obama and Greg Abbott. The Texas governor opened his.

A Texas woman has been accused of mailing homemade explosives to former president Barack Obama (D) and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) that could have maimed or killed them,...

On Thanksgiving, Trump praises troops: ‘We’re really winning’

PALM BEACH, Fla. — President Trump marked the Thanksgiving holiday by paying tribute to U.S. troops in Afghanistan, Iraq, and elsewhere in the Middle East, telling them “we’re really...

Donald Trump Jr. headlining fundraiser in Kansas for a leader of his father’s voter fraud commission

President Trump’s eldest son is headlining a fundraiser in Kansas next week for Republican gubernatorial hopeful Kris Kobach, marking the Trump family’s entrance into a crowded race on behalf...