For more than 15 years, security and intelligence officials - including former CIA Director James Woolsey - have been raising the alarm bells about the vulnerability of the U.S. power grid to an electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack. Only now as tensions with North Korea quickly escalate - with the rogue nation refusing to back down from its nuclear testing and threats of such an onslaught - is the matter really generating attention.
During the first few months of Trump's presidency, border crossings declined to the lowest level in a generation. Now, new data from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) shows that border crossings have spiked for the past four consecutive months, despite the hot weather, which usually causes an annual drop in border crossings in the summer.
President Trump is facing five lawsuits over his decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy, just three weeks after Attorney General Jeff Sessions made the announcement.
Peter Baker is the chief White House correspondent for The New York Times and is billed as a straight-news reporter - so why is he attacking President Donald Trump as heated and contentious?
Come hell or high water, Maxine Waters is going to try to impeach President Trump. During a weekend appearance on MSNBC, the California congresswoman told host Joy Reid that Trump "is the most deplorable person I have ever met, seen or witnessed," and that he should be impeached in part due to his response to the NFL players kneeling during the national anthem.
The infamous Trump dossier: Democrats say key parts of it have been proved accurate and Republicans claim it has been debunked.
Across Alabama on Monday night, Vice President Mike Pence, Steve Bannon and Phil Robertson, of Duck Dynasty, were all seen on stage stumping for the two candidates running in Alabama's runoff election on Tuesday.
Two Republican senators leading the reeling, last ditch bid to replace Obamacare vowed to fight on Monday, even after another GOP defection dealt the potential killer blow to their bill.
"We are going to press on. It's OK to vote. It's OK to fall short, if you do, for an idea that you believe in," South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham told CNN's Jake Tapper and Dana Bash at town hall debate in Washington.
The latest Republican effort to unwind the Affordable Care Act collapsed Monday as a third GOP senator announced her opposition and left the proposal short of the votes needed to pass.
Trump's Comments Were Ill Advised, but Sincere; I For One No Longer Watch the NFL
Homeland Security officials are bracing for a major roadblock to President Trump's border wall project as they begin construction on a variety of prototypes without any guarantee that funding for the actual barrier will be available by the time a final design is selected.
President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, occasionally used his personal email account to communicate with colleagues in the White House, his lawyer said Sunday.
The president should ignore Ryan Zinke's recommendations and revoke illegally designated or expanded national monuments. Like a rookie agent in a spy thriller, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke went rogue in responding to President Trump's executive order to review and make recommendations regarding the legality of two decades of national-monument decrees whereby past presidents, pursuant to the unilateral authority granted them by the Antiquities Act of 1906, designated federal lands as "national monuments" and, like national parks and wilderness areas, put them largely off limits to economic and recreational uses.
President Trump on Sunday signed off on updated travel restrictions that would limit entry for people coming to the U.S. from eight countries, as the existing travel ban is set to expire.
It seemed as if Anthony Weiner had hit rock bottom when he resigned from Congress in 2011. "Bye-bye, pervert!" one heckler shouted as the Democrat quit amid revelations that he had sent graphic pictures of himself to women on social media. Time has shown his self-destructive drama had only just begun.