Politics

The Latest: Obama congratulates Perez as new DNC…

Former President Barack Obama has congratulated Tom Perez on his election to lead the Democratic Party and commended his decision to ask runner-up Keith Ellison to be his deputy

Trump: I won't attend Correspondents' Dinner

President Trump tweeted that he will not be attending this year's White House Correspondents' Dinner. CNN's Athena Jones has more.

Indiana mayor drops out of race for DNC chair

Political reporter Greg Bluestein provides insight

Leaked Government Document Seems To Be At Odds…

A leaked draft report from the Department of Homeland Security says citizenship is unlikely to be a reliable indication of a terror threat.

Witches To Cast Binding Spells On President Trump

If you’re looking an idea that’s a little more outside the box to resist Republican Donald Trump; a group of witches has planned on casting a “mass spell” on the President. Jose Sepulveda (@josesepulveda87) has more.

Republican Lawmakers Push For Harsher Penalties…

Most proposed laws ramp up penalties for blocking traffic, but others go a lot further.

AdChoices Icon

Syrian who worked on nominated film can't attend…

U.S. immigration authorities have barred entry to a 21-year-old Syrian cinematographer who worked on a harrowing film about his nation's civil war, "The White Helmets," that has been nominated for an Academy Award

DNC chair says he confuses Trump and Putin

Newly-elected DNC chairman Tom Perez mistakenly calls President Trump "Putin" when referring to the reports of Russian meddling in the US election, joking that he confuses the two "because they're so similiar."

Rep. Mark Walker on GOP's approach to health care…

North Carolina congressman provides insight from CPAC

Homeland Security Is Almost Ready For Border Wall…

U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it's almost ready to accept "prototype wall structure" designs for Trump's project at the U.S.-Mexico border.

Legalized Marijuana Industry Expected To Create…

The legalized marijuana industry is growing more than pot. Analysts say it could create over a quarter of a million jobs while other industries decline.

The US Deports People In 2 Main Ways. The…

Under former President Barack Obama, total deportations from the U.S. were down, but the harshest type of deportation was up.

Democrats elect former Obama Labor Secretary Tom Perez as national party chairman

Democrats elect former Obama Labor Secretary Tom Perez as national party chairman

AdChoices Icon

Minnesota Somali group: Rejecting federal grant…

Leaders of a Minnesota nonprofit that works to help Somali youth knew the stakes were high when they rejected $500,000 in federal funds this month

EPA administrator Scott Pruitt speaks at CPAC

EPA administrator Scott Pruitt talks about the future of US environmental policy during the 2017 CPAC gathering in Maryland.

Gov. Abbott on changes in immigration enforcement…

Texas governor provides insight on 'America's News HQ' about what is happening in his state

The New Democratic Party Chair Has A Tall Task…

It starts with harnessing the grassroots opposition to President Trump.

Trump White House Selectively Bars News Outlets…

Press secretary Sean Spicer decided to hold an off-camera "gaggle" but only invited some outlets.

In Trump's first speech to Congress, will decorum hold?

A presidential speech to Congress is one of those all-American moments that ooze ritual and good manners, but Donald Trump favors disruption over decorum

Pre-existing conditions complicate health care…

As Republicans try to replace the Affordable Care Act, one of the most popular parts of the law will be among the most difficult to replace: the guarantee of health insurance coverage for people with pre-existing health conditions

Issa: Russia probe needs special prosecutor

Republican lawmaker Darrell Issa, who supported Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election, said a special prosecutor should investigate reported communications between the Trump campaign and Russians, not Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Coming up on 'Fox News Sunday': February 26

Taking a look at Trump’s agenda for the first year

AdChoices Icon

Legal Weed's Popularity Could Be Obstacle For…

Support is at an all-time high (and growing).

Did The White House Ask The FBI To Dispute Media…

Reince Priebus reportedly asked the FBI to denounce claims that members of President Trump's team had contact with Russia.

New EPA chief delays mining rule after industry objects

The Trump administration has delayed consideration of a proposal to require companies to prove they have the financial wherewithal to clean up polluted mining sites after a pushback from industry