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Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 14:14:49 EDT

President Donald Trump, while returning to Washington Saturday afternoon, tweeted a series of messages about the G7 summit he'd just left in Italy, as well as notes about a push for the removal "of all trade-distorting practices" and a promise for jobs as a result of his...

Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 13:07:34 EDT

Much ado was quickly stirred on social media Saturday during the G7 Summit when James Landale, diplomatic correspondent for BBC News, noted President Donald Trump didn't appear to be wearing an earpiece as he sat in a roundtable discussion with foreign leaders, the...

Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 12:53:35 EDT

President Donald Trump Saturday called his nine-day tour of the Middle East and Europe a "home run," while affirming his commitment to increasing military spending and supporting the armed forces.

Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 12:21:18 EDT

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday he hoped U.S President Donald Trump would end up backing the 2015 Paris climate change agreement despite declining to do so during a Group of Seven summit in Sicily.

Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 11:35:54 EDT

President Donald Trump is postponing a rally planned for next week in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.Trump's campaign team says the rally planned for Thursday has been postponed "due to an unforeseen change" in the president's schedule.

Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 11:21:11 EDT

Melania Trump says she will never forget the women and children she met on her first trip abroad as first lady of the United States.

Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 10:18:33 EDT

U.S. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said on Saturday that "of course" President Donald Trump backed NATO's mutual defense doctrine, despite not making an explicit reference to it during a visit to Brussels this week.

Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 09:22:43 EDT

President Donald Trump Saturday tweeted that NATO member states have "agreed to step up payments considerably" and that "money is beginning to pour in" after his speech on Thursday scolding the nations' leaders in Brussels.

Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 08:43:25 EDT

President Donald Trump says he'll make a final decision next week on whether the U.S. will stay in the Paris climate agreement.Trump made the surprise announcement in a tweet after resisting pressure from European leaders to stay in the agreement.

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 23:00:08 EDT

The owners of a Russian bank filed a lawsuit against the online publication BuzzFeed on Friday for publishing an uncorroborated dossier that alleged they were part of a Russian scheme to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 22:48:13 EDT

Nearly two dozen candidates are competing for the Utah congressional seat that U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz will soon vacate.

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 22:39:01 EDT

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) said President Donald Trump must "immediately" fire his son-in-law from his position as a senior White House adviser following reports he attempted to secure a private communications channel...

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 21:57:07 EDT

Texas' Republican House speaker said Friday night he's refusing state Senate demands to expand and strengthen a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people, jeopardizing one of the most hotly debated pieces of legislation in the country's second-largest state.

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 22:25:10 EDT

Harvard Law School professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz Friday described reports that Jared Kushner discussed a secret communications network with Russia as "another example of a political bombshell that doesn't rise to the level of criminal conduct."

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 22:15:12 EDT

The White House will comply with a request from the U.S. government's ethics agency to provide information on which former lobbyists are working in the administration, an administration official said on Friday.

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 22:02:46 EDT

Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies on Friday put pressure on internet companies and social media sites to do more to stop the spread of "hateful ideology," appealing to their sense of social responsibility to more swiftly identify and remove terror...

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 20:36:28 EDT

President Donald Trump's message Friday to mark the Muslim holy month of Ramadan was "inappropriate" because of his references to terrorism, Rep. Ted Lieu said Friday.

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 19:59:58 EDT

A back-and-forth verbal skirmish has ensued following a comment on Wednesday by former Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, who said President Donald Trump had been a "complete disaster," aside from his foreign policy accomplishments.

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 19:10:06 EDT

Chancellor Angela Merkel pushed back on Friday against renewed criticism of Germany's trade surplus from U.S. President Donald Trump, who told EU officials Germany was "very bad" on trade and suggested it was selling too many cars in the United States.

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 18:48:58 EDT

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine's youngest son was among eight people charged for allegedly disrupting a March rally in support of President Donald Trump.Linwood "Woody" Kaine, of Minneapolis, was charged Friday with one gross misdemeanor count of obstructing the legal process and...
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