Former First Lady Michelle Obama had strong words for women who voted for President Donald Trump during a question-and-answer session with author Roxane Gay at Inbound, a marketing conference in Boston that has attracted a slew of distinguished speakers this week. “Any woman who voted against Hillary Clinton voted against their own voice,” Obama told the […]

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President Donald Trump started off the political firestorm last Friday when he harshly condemned those who kneel for the national anthem. Trump’s comment led to mass protests throughout the NFL this weekend. The protests of the national anthem have also now bled into other sports. Both Major League Baseball and the NHL have seen anthem protests […]

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Five days after Hurricane Maria tore through Puerto Rico, bisecting the entire island, the US territory is in the grips of a serious, life-threatening crisis, with humanitarian aid getting in far more slowly than is needed. The island is running short on food, fuel, and access to clean water and there’s limited communications, which means […]

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NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Monday quoted John F. Kennedy on “violent revolution” after President Trump attacked National Football League (NFL) players who kneel during the national anthem. “All Americans R granted rights 2 peaceful protests,” he tweeted Monday. “Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable-JFK.” All Americans R granted rights […]

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ENHANCING VETTING CAPABILITIES AND PROCESSES FOR DETECTING ATTEMPTED ENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES BY TERRORISTS OR OTHER PUBLIC-SAFETY THREATS – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION In Executive Order 13780 of March 6, 2017 (Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United […]

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President Donald Trump faces deep challenges on international and domestic issues alike, with a job approval rating mired in historic lows, a broad sense he’s done more to divide than unite the country and a high level of public distrust that he’ll act responsibly in dealing with North Korea. See PDF with full results here. […]

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When he introduced his Medicare-for-all bill last week, Bernie Sanders also put down on paper the idea he’s been talking about, sometimes loudly, sometimes with caution, other times not publicly at all, for more than 20 years: a “wealth tax” in the United States. In 1997, in his book, Outsider in the House, he declared […]

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Mr. Mueller has also requested documents about the circumstances of the firing of Michael T. Flynn, who was Mr. Trump’s first national security adviser. Additionally, the special counsel has asked for documents about how the White House responded to questions from The Times about a June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower. That meeting was set […]

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