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Hello? Justice Stephen Breyer's cellphone rings…

Even Supreme Court justices forget to turn off their cellphones

The truth behind Obama's hidden Iran deal giveaway

Politico senior investigative reporter Josh Meyer explains

Trump Backs Off Wall Deal, Would Settle For…

As the 100-day mark approaches, President Trump backs down from his demand for wall funding to avoid a government shutdown.

State Department Accused Of Promoting Trump's Mar…

Ethics lawyers said an article posted on an official State Department blog violated U.S. law prohibiting the use of public office for private gain.

Trump touts executive orders he once lambasted

President Donald Trump will mark the end of his first 100 days in office with a flurry of executive orders, looking to fulfill campaign promises and rack up victories ahead of that milestone by turning to a presidential tool he once derided

Ivanka Trump defends father, brushes aside groans…

Ivanka Trump has brushed aside groans and hisses over her father's track record with women as she made her first international outing as a White House adviser at a high-profile meeting in Berlin

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Trump: We will confront anti-Semitism, stand with…

President speaks at Holocaust Memorial Museum event

Congress Is Its Own Obstacle In Russia Probe

The Senate faces investigative inexperience and a lack of full-time staff while the House deals with ethics questions and partisanship.

Obama's Back In Public And Hinting At What He…

Barack Obama's first public appearance since his presidency contained a few hints at what he's planning to do for his next job.

Trump condemns Holocaust deniers, anti-Semitism

President Donald Trump is condemning those who deny the Holocaust and pledging to confront anti-Semitism

Negotiators make progress on bill to keep…

Congressional and White House negotiators are making progress on a spending bill to keep the federal government open after the end of the week

White House slaps new tariffs on Canadian lumber

Mike Tobin reports from Sheboygan, Wisconsin

US Sanctions 271 Syrians After Suspected Sarin…

It's part of the Trump administration's response to the deadly attack on Syrian civilians.

The Proposed Border Project Could Shut Down The…

As Congress works to strike a budget deal, President Donald Trump is using the deadline to push his U.S.-Mexico border barrier agenda.

DeVos tours Virginia school to stress needs of military kids

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has stressed the need to help the children of military families transition into new schools as their parents change assignments

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Former Trump aide Flynn may have broken law…

Leaders of a House investigative committee say President Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, appeared to break the law in failing to seek permission for accepting thousands of dollars from Russian organizations

Trump reportedly planning dramatic cut to…

Peter Doocy reports from Capitol Hill

The Country's Next Surgeon General Is A Nurse

Rear Adm. Sylvia Trent-Adams stepped up from her role as deputy surgeon general.

The Latest: Lawmakers say Flynn sidestepped disclosure rules

Two senior lawmakers say classified military documents show that the Trump administration's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, did not ask permission or inform the U.S. government about payments he received from Russia, Turkey

Hardball health care option may cost Trump and…

A hardball health care tactic to force congressional Democrats to negotiate on President Donald Trump's budget priorities may backfire

Stopping Jihadism in Europe and America

Defense expert Allison Barrie reveals how jails are breeding grounds for radicalization and what policy makers in the West are doing to stop it

No sign probes into Russia, Trump campaign will die down

An FBI investigation and congressional probes into the Trump campaign and contacts with Russia continue to shadow the administration, each new development a focus of White House press briefings and attention on Capitol Hill

Tough court on immigration serves as model for…

Most immigrants entering the U.S. illegally are simply deported without prosecution

Audience members hiss as Ivanka Trump defends her…

First daughter makes her first international outing as a White House advisor at a women's conference in Berlin; Amy Kellogg reports

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Mayors grapple with 'sanctuary' label after Sessions meeting

The mayors of several cities say they are still grappling with what it means to be defined as a so-called sanctuary community

A budget deficit challenge for Trump's tax plan

President Donald Trump's campaign pledge to slash the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent raises a thorny question for the White House

Graham: Trump won't allow North Korean 'nut job…

Republican senator says he's impressed with the president's commander-in-chief skills