Politics

Clinton: Free press is under 'open assault' in Trump era

Hillary Clinton said press rights and free speech are under 'open assault' in Donald Trump's administration, likening it to an authoritarian regime

WH: No need for Cohen pardon ... at this point

White House legislative affairs director Marc Short tells CNN's Chris Cuomo there are no plans for President Trump's to pardon his personal lawyer Michael Cohen, saying there would be "quite an outcry" if he did.

Mexico, EU Seem To Send A Message To Trump With…

Now Mexico can rely a little less on the U.S. for international trade.

AP-NORC Poll: Amid strikes, Americans back…

Americans overwhelmingly think that teachers aren't paid enough, and half said they'd even support higher taxes to get them raises

Can Secret JFK Files Shed Light on a 1971 Suicide?

A long-dead diplomat's family is urging President Trump to release still-secret files on John F. Kennedy's assassination ahead of the Thursday deadline Trump set to do so , in hopes it changes the story of their father's suicide. After 18 years with the State Department, Charles Thomas saw it all come...

Maggie Haberman responds after Trump attack

New York Times White House correspondent Maggie Haberman responds to President Trump's twitter attack following an article Haberman wrote about the President's relationship with his personal lawyer Michael Cohen.

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The Latest: Trump slams Dems for objecting to…

President Donald Trump is attacking Democrats as he seeks Senate confirmation of Mike Pompeo as secretary of State.

Several generations of presidents in one photo

First lady Melania Trump and several generations of presidents pay tribute to the late Barbara Bush at her funeral.

Travel ban case is justices' first dive into…

Supreme Court justices' first deep dive into a Trump administration policy comes in a dispute over the administration's ban on travel from some countries with majority Muslim populations.

Fox News and Trump's parallels on Russia probe

CNN's Brian Stelter takes a look at Fox News' coverage of the Russia probe and similarities in Trump's speech on the investigation.

Ivana: Trump Doesn't Need to Run for Re-Election

Ivana Trump says President Trump should do something with presidential terms that he didn't do with wives: stick with just one. In a wide-ranging interview with Page Six , the president's first wife says she doesn't think "it's necessary" for her ex-husband to run for re-election in 2020 and he should...

Corker struggles to praise GOP senate candidate

Outgoing Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) defends his praise of Democrat Phil Bredesen, who's running in the race to replace him. However, he said he still plans to support the Republican nominee.

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Bloomberg: I'll Pay for US Share of Paris Climate…

President Trump says he wants to pull the US out of the Paris climate accord—but another billionaire says he is going to pay some of what the US would have contributed to the pact anyway. Michael Bloomberg, who promised last year that cities, states, and businesses are "going to...

Avenatti: Michael Cohen is not very bright

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer representing Stormy Daniels, tells CNN's Brian Stelter he believes Michael Cohen would have the most damaging information on President Trump.

Shania Twain: I Would Have Voted for Trump

As a Canadian, Shania Twain can't vote in American elections—and after taking flak over the weekend, she may give up commenting on them as well. The country star faced a major backlash after telling a Guardian interviewer that she probably would have voted for Trump in the 2016 election....

Donald Trump's Secret Weapon

Ahead of the Trump administration's first state dinner, Melania Trump is taking the lead.

It's time for Trump's doctor to be examined, for…

Now it's Washington's turn to examine White House physician Ronny Jackson. The doctor to Presidents George W. Bush, Barack Obama and now Donald Trump is an Iraq War veteran nominated to head the Veterans Affairs Department.

Conway: I don't know who 'drunk/drugged up loser…

Kellyanne Conway addresses the President's tweet that called out an anonymous 'drugged-up loser' saying, "I don't know who he is talking about there."

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Mexico holds its first presidential debate for…

The first of Mexico's presidential debates has opened with fire, with front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defending the idea of an amnesty to fight drug violence and reviving his 2006 campaign slogan of "the poor come first."

Conway: Trump thinks Cohen 'treated unfairly'

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway responds to the President's latest tweet storm in which he criticized the FBI raid of his personal attorney, Michael Cohen.