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Joe Biden Begins Taking Money for a 2020 Presidential Campaign

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:28 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

Major Democratic donors in Pennsylvania and California are soliciting big checks for Joe Biden, who is expected to launch his 2020 campaign next …

Atheist prayers can be denied by House chaplain, appeals court rules

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:25 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

A federal Court of Appeals sided with Father Patrick Conroy, the House chaplain, in ruling that he could not be ordered to allow a self-described …

The Democratic Primary May Get Ugly, But It’s A Necessary Fight

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:21 PM ET Politics The Nation  

Robert L. Borosage The spat between Bernie Sanders and the Center for American Progress is a sign of things to come.  The post The Democratic Primary …

On a number of important questions, Robert Mueller never got answers

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:18 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

The investigation was stymied a number of times in myriad ways by those being …

Donald Trump, Melania Trump to meet Japan's new emperor on a trip there next month

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:13 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

Donald Trump will be the first world leader to meet Japan's new emperor when he and first lady Melania Trump travel there next month.           …

Taxpayer bill from profiling case to reach $150M by mid-2020

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:08 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

PHOENIX (AP) - The taxpayer bill for a racial profiling case stemming from former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's immigration patrols in metropolitan Phoenix is …

AOC, Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib Call for an Impeachment Inquiry

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:07 PM ET Politics The Nation  

John Nichols After reviewing the Mueller report, the congresswomen recognized a demand for congressional action. The post AOC, Ilhan Omar, and …

Russian interference in 2016 sets landscape for 2020 presidential campaign

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:03 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

The Mueller report demonstrates the depth of Russian efforts, which are still paying off as President Trump and Bernie Sanders play off …

Before Fisher-Price’s Rock ’n Play Recall, Safety Fears and Dubious Marketing

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:59 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

The company knew for years about potential risks linked to its popular sleeper and about pediatricians’ objections to the way the product was being …

Trump plays golf with Rush Limbaugh a day after Mueller report release

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:56 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

The conservative talk show host has been one of the president’s most ardent …

Nicaraguans use Good Friday processions to protest

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:49 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) - Good Friday religious processions in Nicaragua's capital have taken a decidedly political tone as people have seized on a …

Debbie Dingell: Mueller report provides Democrats a 'roadmap for the November 2020 election'

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:33 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

Rep. Debbie Dingell said Friday the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's redacted report provides a "roadmap" to help Democrats in the 2020 …

Raniya Wright, 10, Died of Natural Causes, Not Because of School Fight, Officials Say

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:11 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

Investigators said that Raniya, whose death caused an outpouring of grief and made national headlines, had a birth defect that caused a blood vessel …

Americans Finally Got to See the Mueller Report. What Did They Think?

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:51 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

People of all political persuasions shared one feeling: disgust with the country’s leaders and a sense that important issues, such as health care, …

After months clamoring for Mueller's findings, Congress weighs what's next. First, a subpoena for everything

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:44 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

Congress is wrestling with how to respond to revelations in special counsel Robert Mueller's report, but will start by seeking more information. …

US authorities issue warning after group stops migrants

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:42 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

SUNLAND PARK, N.M. (AP) - U.S. authorities are warning citizens not to take the law into their own hands after a group patrolling the U.S.-Mexico …

The Long Run: Pete Buttigieg Fired South Bend’s Black Police Chief. It Still Stings.

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:39 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

Mr. Buttigieg’s firing of popular black police chief Darryl Boykins unleashed a blizzard of claims, counterclaims, lawsuits and anguish in the …

Couple Who Tortured 12 Children in Their California Home Are Sentenced to Life

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:27 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

The couple starved, beat and shackled their children to their beds. Their crimes were only discovered when one child found the courage to escape and …

Sen. Gillibrand: Al Franken was 'a strong senator' but Senate 'couldn't stay silent' on allegations

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:09 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

Presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said Friday she and the Senate "miss" former Sen. Al Franken but said they "couldn't stay silent" on …

Nipsey Hussle Was Hailed as a Hero. But to California Officials, He Was Still a Gangster.

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:07 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

“No one ever makes it off that list,” one expert said of the state’s gang database, which can be used to revoke parole and enhance punishments. “No …