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Prosecutors oppose ex-congresswoman's fraud sentence appealFederal prosecutors are opposing ex-U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown's request to remain free on bond while she appeals her fraud sentence
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2017 file photo, traffic backs up during the morning rush hour in Centreville, Va., on northbound Route 28. Danica Roem made history when she became the first transgender woman elected to a state legislature. In the process, she made a northern Virginia highway famous by relentlessly touting her plan to fix the clogged road. Route 28 connects northern Virginia's outer suburbs and runs through Roem's district. Some transportation officials, though, say Roem’s preferred fix won’t do nearly enough to solve the problem.  (AP Photo/Matt Barakat, File)
Road made famous by transgender candidate not a simple fixA transgender candidate made a northern Virginia highway famous by promising to fix congestion on the road, but some say her proposed solution is woefully inadequate
The Associated Press1 hour ago
British Prime Minister Theresa May walks by the British flag during an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. European Union leaders are gathered in Brussels Thursday and are set to move Brexit talks into a new phase as pressure mounts on Prime Minister Theresa May over her plans to take Britain out of the 28-nation bloc. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
Defiant Theresa May: UK 'proving doubters wrong' on BrexitBritish Prime Minister Theresa May has said that her government is "proving the doubters wrong" after European Union leaders agreed that Brexit negotiations can finally move on to their next phase in the new year
The Associated Press3 hours ago
President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he departs from the South Lawn of the White House via Marine One in Washington, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, to spend the weekend at Camp David in Maryland. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
The Latest: Trump to meet with Cabinet members at Camp DavidPresident Donald Trump will be holding a series of weekend meetings with Cabinet members at Camp David
The Associated Press4 hours ago
For GOP, tax bill's most visible win may be averting failureApproval of the tax bill seems certain, and that means a White House signing ceremony, probably by Christmas, and Republicans hope that achievement would overshadow their failure to repeal the Obama health law
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016 file photo, President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. On Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, several people familiar with Trump's transition organization say special counsel Robert Mueller's team has gained access to thousands of private emails sent and received by Trump officials before the start of his administration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emailsSeveral people familiar with President Donald Trump's transition organization say special counsel Robert Mueller's team gained access to thousands of private emails sent and received by Trump officials before his administration began
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016 file photo, President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. On Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, several people familiar with Trump's transition organization say special counsel Robert Mueller's team has gained access to thousands of private emails sent and received by Trump officials before the start of his administration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emailsSeveral people familiar with President Donald Trump's transition organization say special counsel Robert Mueller's team gained access to thousands of private emails sent and received by Trump officials before his administration began
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 14, 2016 file photo, Rep.-elect Ruben Kihuen, D-Nev., right, speaks with reporters as Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., left, listens on Capitol Hill in Washington. The first-term congressman announced Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, that he won’t seek re-election but said he’ll serve out his current term as he continued to deny allegations of sexual harassment. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)
Nevada Democrat, facing ethics probe, won't seek re-electionFirst-term Democratic Congressman Ruben Kihuen of Nevada is denying allegations of sexual harassment but says he won't seek re-election
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Sex Harassment Investigation Prompts Move by LawmakerAnother lawmaker has announced a career shift in the wake of sexual harassment allegations. CNN reports Rep. Ruben Kihuen said Saturday he won't run for re-election in 2018. The House Ethics Committee announced an investigation into the Democrat from Nevada on Friday over allegations of sexual harassment from two women....
Newser17 hours ago
SNL Actor Now Proud Owner of Hillary Clinton TattooDonald Trump may have the presidency, but but does he have prime real estate on the body of a Saturday Night Live cast member? ABC News reports SNL 's Pete Davidson revealed a new leg tattoo depicting Hillary Clinton Friday on Instagram . "Wanted to get @hillaryclinton a Christmas gift so...
Newser18 hours ago
President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he departs from the South Lawn of the White House via Marine One in Washington, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, to spend the weekend at Camp David in Maryland. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Trump defends tax plan, proclaims economy set 'to rock'President Donald Trump is defending the Republican tax cut as a good deal for the middle class while boldly suggesting it could lead to explosive economic growth
The Associated Press21 hours ago
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