For the first time in US Army Forces Command history, a woman, Laura J. Richardson, will be leading the largest command in the Army, representing 776,000 soldiers and 96,000 civilians.
Plunging corporate tax revenues from the Trump tax cuts helped push the annual deficit to $779 billion. It is on track to reach $1 trillion by 2020.
Young voters are less racist, and better informed about climate change, than their elders are. But only 35 percent of them plan to vote this fall.
Twenty-four hours after Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren shocked the political world with a five-minute video (and a mountain of documentation) aimed at putting to bed the controversy over her claims of Native American heritage, it's becoming increasingly clear the strategy amounts to a swing and a miss.
President Trump on Tuesday called Stormy Daniels "Horseface" and denounced her legal efforts against him as a "total con!"
The price of a six-pack in the U.S. could rise by $1 to $8 because of drought and heat. As one of the researchers says, it's "another way climate change will suck."
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As the president and Elizabeth Warren trade jabs over her Native American roots, the Cherokee Nation secretary of state tells NPR they should instead be looking into the needs of Indian country.
LAKELAND For more than a week, details in the case of a Lakeland city commissioner who fatally shot an alleged shoplifter came mainly from police accounts. Then, on Monday, Lakeland police released
Warren is reinforcing an insidious way in which Americans talk about race: as though it were a measurable biological category, one that, in some cases, can be determined by a single drop of blood.
Hof died at one of his legal Nevada brothels, according to the Reno Gazette Journal. Another brothel of his, the Moonlite Bunny Ranch, was made famous by the HBO show "Cathouse."
Lindsey Graham: Im taking DNA test, I think I can beat Elizabeth Warren on amount of Cherokee heritage
Sen. Lindsay Graham (R-S.C.) told Fox and Friends on Tuesday that he would be takinga DNA test, and that he thinks he can "beat" Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Ma.) in terms of the amount of Cherokee heritage that it will show.
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIAIn a press conference ahead of a meeting with U.S. secretary of state Mike Pompeo, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman admitted Tuesday that journalist Jamal Khashoggi died during a botched assassination attempt. We lured Mr. Khashoggi to our consulate in Turkey for what was supposed to be a straightforward, routine execution, but things went off the rails at some point during the torture portion, and he accidentally bled out, said the crown prince, adding that under normal circumstances, journalists who negatively portray the Saudi regime are eliminated efficiently and without international uproar. We offer our sincere apologies to the Khashoggi family for mishandling Jamals slaughter. This should have been a quick in-and-out death and dismemberment situation, not the drawn-out, hours-long bloodbath it turned into. We flubbed this one big time. The crown prince also assured journalists that Saudi leaders plan to implement new murder guidelines to standardize future assassinations and reduce instances of bungled hits.
Dozens of black senior citizens were ordered off a bus taking them to vote this week in Georgia.