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William Tisaby, FBI agent in Eric Greitens probe, indicted on perjury charges

Jun 17, 2019 • 4:44 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

ST. LOUIS — A former FBI agent who was involved in the criminal investigation of former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens turned himself in Monday after …

Editorials from around Ohio

Jun 17, 2019 • 4:41 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The Columbus Dispatch, June 17 If it feels like Ohio has been fumbling …

Family Threatened by Phoenix Police Rejects Apology as a ‘Sham’

Jun 17, 2019 • 4:27 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

A department with a record number of shootings last year was shown on video aiming a gun in a shoplifting case. Critics say officers routinely blame …

Algeria's army chief renews push for presidential election

Jun 17, 2019 • 4:17 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) - Algeria's powerful army chief is stressing the need for political dialogue that would lead to a presidential election, as a …

The Iran Crisis, Explained

Jun 17, 2019 • 4:14 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

President Trump withdrew from a 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran and has steadily imposed harsh sanctions on the country. Now Iran is fighting …

3 Cases Where the Phoenix Police Story Doesn’t Match the Evidence

Jun 17, 2019 • 4:14 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

A department with a record number of shootings last year was shown on video aiming a gun in a shoplifting case. Critics say officers routinely blame …

Pence communications director leaving for Lockheed Martin post

Jun 17, 2019 • 4:00 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

Jarrod Agen had worked in the vice president’s office since the beginning of the Trump administration and had hoped to become chief of staff, a job …

Nebraska School District Will Test Students for Nicotine Over Vaping Worries

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:53 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

The new policy reflected growing concerns about the public health threat of e-cigarettes. “We are really wanting this to be a preventive, proactive …

Senator fined after assistant books campaign-related event

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:53 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The Legislative Ethics Board has fined Democratic Sen. Sam Hunt $1,000 because his legislative assistant booked a room on the …

Here’s how some Democratic candidates want to address the racial wealth gap

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:42 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

Democratic candidates try to convince black voters that they have an economic plan to address …

‘It doesn’t break through’: Democrats worry about grip on House as Trump overshadows agenda

Jun 17, 2019 • 3:38 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

The president has used Twitter to lambaste the “Do Nothing Party,” when in fact the members have ticked through a long list of legislative …

Pete Buttigieg: Being gay is 'not the only thing that defines me'

Jun 17, 2019 • 1:49 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

Pete Buttigieg, who would be the first openly gay president if elected, has signaled he's trying to appeal to people concerned about a swath of …

Utah university offers fingerprinting for DACA recipients

Jun 17, 2019 • 1:40 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) - Police at Dixie State University are offering people in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and others …

Former GOP gubernatorial candidate seeks side gig in radio

Jun 17, 2019 • 1:25 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) - A former Republican candidate for governor of Rhode Island has asked the state Ethics Commission for an advisory opinion on …

Native American activist Frank LaMere

Jun 17, 2019 • 1:11 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Native American activist Frank LaMere, who fought for a variety of causes and crusaded to close beer stores near a dry South …

How dare you ask Mike Pompeo that question?

Jun 17, 2019 • 12:51 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

The secretary of state has shown a talent for pretending Trump doesn't say what he said — and ragging on interviewers who have the temerity to ask him …

Florida woman becomes US citizen at age 103

Jun 17, 2019 • 12:39 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

MIAMI (AP) - A Florida woman has become a U.S. citizen at the age of 103. Miami-Dade Commissioner Jean Monestime says Andrea Joseph took the oath of …

Justices Dismiss Appeal in Virginia Racial Gerrymandering Case

Jun 17, 2019 • 12:26 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

The decision featured unusual alliances, with Justices Clarence Thomas and Neil M. Gorsuch joining three of the court’s more liberal …

Harvard Rescinds Admission for Parkland Student Over ‘Offensive’ Comments

Jun 17, 2019 • 12:17 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

The student, Kyle Kashuv, a recent graduate of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, had repeatedly used racial slurs in a written chat with …

Longtime Nebraska Native American activist Frank LaMere dies

Jun 17, 2019 • 12:13 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A longtime Democratic activist who spent his life fighting for Native American causes in Nebraska has died. Frank LaMere's son …