Amazon raising minimum wage for US workers to $15 per hour

Amazon is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 per hour starting next month. The company said Tuesday the wa

Graham rips Dems for turning Kavanaugh hearing into ‘unethical sham’

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham angrily blasted the Democrats’ handling of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirm

Bloomberg to make 2020 election decision after midterms

Former Mayor Mike Bloomberg said he’ll decide whether to mount a 2020 challenge of President Trump after the midterm electi

Russia calls new round of US sanctions ‘playing with fire’

Russia on Friday called a new wave of U.S. sanctions misguided, saying Washington’s habit using sanctions against Moscow 

Eric Holder says MAGA slogan is ‘rooted in fear’

Former Attorney General Eric Holder slammed the mindset of “Make America Great Again,” President Trump’s signature slog

Bush quietly helping GOP candidates in places where Trump isn’t strong

Former President George W. Bush is quietly helping boost Republican candidates in places where President Donald Trump has str

Booker sends staff to Iowa, signaling possible 2020 run

WASHINGTON – Sen. Cory Booker has sent staff to Iowa, further stoking speculation of his 2020 presidential aspirations. The

White House aides on hunt for anonymous official who wrote op-ed piece

Top White House aides canceled meetings on Wednesday as they launched a major hunt for the official behind the New York Times

Bill Clinton gawked at Ariana Grande during Aretha Franklin’s funeral

Former President Bill Clinton became awestruck Friday at Aretha Franklin’s funeral in Detroit, but he wasn’t overcome wit

Trump approval rating ‘remarkably stable’ amid cohorts’ crimes: poll

A new poll shows President Trump’s approval rating holding “remarkably stable” in the days following the conviction of

Michael Avenatti speaks at DNC summer meeting

Michael Avenatti stopped by the Democratic National Committee’s summer meeting on Thursday as he continues to explore a lon

Michael Cohen reportedly under investigation for $20M in bank fraud

President Trump’s former personal lawyer is being investigated over more than $20 million in loans to taxi companies owned

Omarosa doesn’t ‘believe’ she violated confidentiality agreement

Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman on Tuesday said she doesn’t “believe” she violated a nondisclosure

Russian prime minister warns of ‘economic war’ over US sanctions

Russia’s prime minister sternly warned the United States on Friday against ramping up sanctions, saying that Moscow will re

Iran receives more airplanes ahead of renewed US sanctions

Iran acquired five new commercial aircraft on Sunday, a day before the U.S. begins restoring sanctions that had been lifted u

TSA may stop screening passengers at 150 airports

The TSA is considering nixing passenger screening at more than 150 airports across the country, a new report reveals. The pro

2018 midterm elections set to be most expensive in history

The upcoming midterm elections will be the most expensive in U.S. history, with $1 billion in TV ads already booked or aired.

Obama to deliver Mandela address in likely rebuke to Trump

Former U.S. President Barack Obama is set to make his highest-profile speech since leaving office, urging people around the w

China says tariff hikes on US goods took effect

China’s foreign ministry says retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods “took effect immediately” after Washington raised impor

Trump retweets joke about reporter who lost job over MAGA hat claim

President Trump re-posted a tweet by conservative radio host Larry Elder on Sunday night, which poked fun at a newspaper repo

Jack Daniels is hiking whiskey prices in Europe after tariffs

The cost of imbibing in Europe is going up. Jack Daniels said the price of whiskey will increase 10 percent on the continent

Trump claims Dems want to ‘let MS-13 all over our country’

President Trump slammed “obstructionist” Democrats Saturday for standing in the way of a legislative fix to illegal immig

Trump: GOP shouldn’t bother with immigration bill until midterms

President Donald Trump said on Friday Republicans in Congress should drop their efforts to pass comprehensive immigration leg

China blasts Trump’s new tariff threat as ‘blackmail’

BEIJING — China’s government has denounced President Donald Trump’s threat of tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods