McAleenan: More Money Needed At The U.S…

Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan said the agency needs more resources to take care of the influx of migrants at the border.

Police search Kyoto animation studio where fire…

Police seek clues into why man set Kyoto Animation studio ablaze, killing 33

Rouda Wants Transparency In How Opioid Crisis…

Rep. Harley Rouda says Congress needs to see how effectively federal dollars are fighting the opioid crisis.

Sweden wants extension of rapper's detention after fight

A Swedish prosecutor wants U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky held for another week in pre-trial detention to allow police finish investigating a June 30 fight in downtown Stockholm

Sen. Rick Scott's Tweet On Insulin Prices Leaves…

Sen. Rick Scott called attention to the high prices of prescription drugs in the U.S., but the comparison he used left out a key detail.

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Australia 'deeply disappointed' China criminally detains man

Australia's foreign minister says her government is "deeply disappointed" that a Chinese-Australian writer has been placed in criminal detention in Beijing six months after he was taken into custody at a Chinese airport

House Passes Bill To Raise The Federal Minimum…

The Raise the Wage Act would gradually bring the federal minimum wage up from $7.25 to $15 by 2025. But it's not expected to become law.

Ukraine's president says he backs prisoner swap with Russia

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy says Ukraine is willing to swap a jailed Russian journalist for an imprisoned Ukrainian film director

House Passes Bill To Kill Obamacare's Tax On High…

The tax, which has been delayed by Congress twice, would apply to high-cost, employer-provided health insurance plans.

3 killed in plane crash in Austrian Alps

Austrian authorities say three people have been killed in the crash of a small airplane in the Alps near the German border

Pentagon Sending Additional Troops To Southern…

The Pentagon is sending 2,100 active duty and Texas National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border.

2020 debates: Biden-Harris rematch and…

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will get a debate rematch in the second round of Democratic presidential primary debates, while Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren will have their own round to argue their progressive visions

Sen. Rand Paul Blocks Vote To Fast-Track 9/11…

Paul says the measure would add to the country's debt without cutting spending elsewhere.

Trump disavows 'send her back' cry, Omar stands…

President Donald Trump is chiding supporters who chanted "send her back" at North Carolina rally

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House Votes To Hold Barr, Ross In Criminal…

The AG and secretary of commerce did not comply with congressional subpoenas related to the 2020 census.

Iran denies US destroyed an Iranian drone near…

Iran denies American warship destroyed Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz after it threatened the ship

House Votes To Block Arms Sales To Saudi Arabia…

The House approved a series of measures that would block President Trump's arms sales.

The Latest: Iran says all its drones safely returned to base

The Latest: Iranian military says all its drones safely back to their bases, no confrontation with US warship

No, President Trump, Rep. Omar Didn't Call…

In defending his racist tweet, President Trump criticized Rep. Ilhan Omar's past comments on Al-Qaeda. But the president misrepresented the facts.

South Korean dies from self-immolation near Japan…

A 78-year-old South Korean man has died hours after setting himself ablaze near the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, at a time of worsening tensions between Seoul and Tokyo

Booker Says Pot Arrests Outnumber Violent Crime…

Sen. Booker wants to see criminal justice reform in the U.S., and he called out the disparity between marijuana possession and violent crime arrests.

Explosion outside Kabul University kills 6…

Afghan officials: Powerful bomb goes off outside gates of Kabul University, killing 6 people and wounding 27

New Asylum Rule Could Lead Migrants To Cross…

Making asylum claims more difficult for Central American migrants could push them to illegally cross the border in riskier ways.

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Trump Picks Scalia Son for Labor Secretary

President Trump has picked one of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's five sons as his next secretary of labor. "I am pleased to announce that it is my intention to nominate Gene Scalia as the new Secretary of Labor," the president tweeted Thursday night. "Gene has led a life...

Lawsuit Claims New Asylum Rule Violates Domestic…

The American Civil Liberties Union, Southern Poverty Law Center and Center for Constitutional Rights filed a lawsuit to block the rule.

Japan summons SKorean envoy to protest wartime…

Japan has summoned South Korea's ambassador to protest Seoul's refusal to join in an arbitration panel to settle a dispute over World War II labor