Category Archives: Politics

Michael Flynn lawyers cut ties with Trump legal team, report says

FILE – In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, tne-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. Flynn has opened a new consulting firm called Resilient Patriot, LLC that is advising private equity firms, according to one of his brothers, who says Flynn is “moving on […]

Presenting your 2017 Turkey Bowl winners

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** PRESENTING YOUR 2017 TURKEY BOWL WINNERS    America has much to be grateful for this Thanksgiving: Peace, prosperity and what Abraham Lincoln called the “inestimable blessings” of “the Great Disposer of Events.” But if you really want to talk about inestimable blessings this […]

Democrats blame Trump for Obamacare rate hikes

SEATTLE –  As Americans sign up during Open Enrollment for health insurance in 2018, those on the Obamacare exchange are seeing higher premiums. It’s similar to what happened a year ago, President Obama’s last year in office, when premiums went up an average of 25 percent. According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, premiums in 2018 […]

Al Franken accuser hints at possible second victim

Senator Al Franken accused of sexual harassment Senator Al Franken (D., Minn.) apologizes to radio broadcaster Leann Tweeden who claims that he forcefully kissed her while rehearsing a skit and groped her while she was asleep on a plane during a U.S.O. trip in 2006 before he took public office. Here are the shocking allegations. […]

Trump halts speech to sip water, sparks Marco Rubio flashback

In his first public speech since returning from a trip to Asia, President Trump made a splash at the White House on Wednesday. The president halted his speech to take a sip from a water bottle while discussing his 13-day trip — something for which he previously poked fun at Sen. Marco Rubio. “Seventeen-thousand jobs,” Trump […]

Six terror-linked foreigners entered US via ‘diversity lottery,’ says Trump administration

At least five foreign nationals with suspected ties to terror resettled in the U.S. through the same visa lottery program that allowed NYC terror suspect Sayfullo Saipov into the country, the Trump administration said Tuesday. Saipov, the ISIS sympathizer who allegedly committed the Halloween terror attack in Lower Manhattan that left eight dead and 11 […]

Roy Moore’s sexual assault allegations cloud Alabama special Senate election

Roy Moore debacle: What’s next? Alabama Republican senate candidate Roy Moore is facing allegations of sexual misconduct. What’s next for the controversial candidate? Before Roy Moore’s sexual assault allegations came to light, the Republican senate candidate was already a polarizing figure. He’s argued that Muslims shouldn’t be able to serve in Congress; he promoted the […]

Roy Moore sexual allegations spark reaction from lawmakers, national figures

On Thursday, the Washington Post reported that Senate candidate and Alabama state judge Roy Moore allegedly initiated sexual contact with several teenage girls in the late 1970s and early 1980s. One claimed that she had a sexual encounter with Moore when she was 14 and he was 32. In a statement following the report, a […]

Election Day 2016 Oral History

Nov 6, 2017 On November 8, 2016, America’s chief storytellers—those within the bubbles of media and politics—lost the narrative they had controlled for decades. In a space of 24 hours, the concept of “conventional wisdom” seemed to vanish for good. How did this happen? What follows are over 40 brand new interviews and behind-the-scenes stories […]