Politics

‘More like a manifesto from the Zodiac Killer’: Bill Maher blisters GOP’s ‘spiteful’ Trumpcare bill

HBO host Bill Maher tore into the Senate Republican’s proposed replacement for Obamacare on Friday night, saying it resembled less a cure for America’s health care crisis and “more like a manifesto from the Zodiac Killer.” ‘...

Tell ya what let’s do: Let’s come up with another way to insure Americans

In a free market, you should be able to buy the kind of insurance you want

Glastonbury 2017: Saturday, starring Jeremy Corbyn – follow it live!

Liam Gallagher, Thundercat – and a certain Labour party leader as warm-up man for Run the Jewels. Share the action with us from Saturday daytime at the festival 12.58pm BST Sad news ahead of Run The Jewels’ set today – Killer...

This week in Donald Trump’s conflicts of interest: A this-for-that in India?

Trump prepares to host the Indian prime minister, just as his government prepares to sell off Mumbai properties

President says the special counsel is 'very good friends' with Comey, which he calls 'bothersome'

President Donald Trump said "we're going to have to see" when asked about the future of Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is reportedly investigating whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice.

So Jon Ossoff lost: Is that a left swipe from millennial voters?

Does turning out millennial candidates lead to turning out millennial voters?

Disability rights activists protesting the US Senate health care bill explain what’s at stake

The US Senate could vote as soon as this coming week on its controversial healthcare reform bill, which cuts taxes for the rich, and reduces…

5 GOP senators now oppose health care bill as written

WASHINGTON — Nevada Republican Dean Heller became the fifth GOP senator to declare his opposition to the party's banner legislation to scuttle much of Barack Obama's health care overhaul on Friday, more than enough to...

Some House Democrats mull over how to oust Pelosi as leader

WASHINGTON — A dozen or so House Democrats want Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to go after a dispiriting loss in a House election in Georgia. They just don't know how to make it happen."We can't keep losing races and...

Li Ka-Shing Says HK Handover Created Beneficial Ties With China

Hong Kong’s return to Chinese rule almost 20 years ago set the stage for a smooth transition that paved the way for a mutually beneficial relationship, according to billionaire Li Ka-shing.

Bill Maher Offers Support to Activist on ‘Anti-Muslim Extremist’ Watch List

Bill Maher has been called everything from racist to an Islamaphobe for his heated debates over the nature of Islam, but Friday night he found himself on the same side of the issue when counter-extremism expert, Maajid Nawaz,...

Sally Yates rips Jeff Sessions for criminal justice reform stance

Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates resurfaced on Friday to criticize the Department of Justice’s stance on criminal justice reform.

Trump Indicates Tweet on Tapes Was Meant to Affect Comey Testimony

Hours after an interview on “Fox & Friends,” President Trump accused the Obama administration of failing to prevent or punish Moscow for meddling in last fall’s presidential election.

Number of refugees admitted in US drops by 50 percent under Trump

The number of refugees who entered the U.S. during President Trump’s first three months compared to the last months of President Obama’s term was cut nearly in half, according to statistics released Friday by the Department of...

Lara Trump: ‘This has never happened in this capacity to any other president’

President Trump’s daughter-in-law Lara Trump slammed the Democrats for their rancorous rhetoric against the president, saying that no other president had faced such criticism. She…