National News

Gina Haspel Sworn In
Mark Wilson/Sipa USA
May 21, 2018 - 2:01 pm
Acting CIA Director Gina Haspel was formally sworn in as the next director of the nation's top spy agency at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia on Monday.
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Rudolph Giuliani
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
May 20, 2018 - 5:01 pm
Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s lawyer, said Sunday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller plans to finish his investigation into obstruction of justice by the president by Sept. 1, according to a New York Times report.
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Texas High School Shooting
Steve Gonzales/Houston Chronicle via AP
May 20, 2018 - 4:42 pm
Texas Lt. Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday that the Santa Fe High School shooting could have been prevented if teachers had been carrying guns, and called for the “hardening” of school buildings.
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President Donald Trump
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
May 20, 2018 - 2:28 pm
President Donald Trump on Sunday demanded that the Department of Justice investigate whether the FBI infiltrated or surveilled the Trump Campaign for Political Purposes."
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Texas High School Shooting
Steve Gonzales/Houston Chronicle via AP
May 18, 2018 - 2:21 pm
At least one gunman opened fire at a Houston-area high school Friday, killing 10 people and wounding 10 others, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said. It was the nation's deadliest such attack since the massacre in Florida that gave rise to a campaign by teens for gun control.
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Trump Resort Shooting
AP Photo/Frieda Frisaro
May 18, 2018 - 10:04 am
Gunfire erupted early Friday at President Donald Trump's golf resort, as a man shouting anti-Trump rhetoric draped a flag over a lobby counter and exchanged fire with officers in what one official called an "ambush" before being arrested, police said.
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Kim Jong Un
Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File
May 17, 2018 - 7:07 pm
As the date for the planned U.S.-North Korea summit quickly approaches, the United States is demanding that North Korea start to dismantle its nuclear warheads, nuclear materials and intercontinental ballistic missiles overseas and move them out of North Korea within the next six months, according...
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Hawaii's Kilaueaa Volcano
U.S. Geological Survey via AP
May 17, 2018 - 5:44 pm
The Kilauea volcano in Hawaii erupted anew before dawn Thursday, spewing a steely gray plume of ash about 30,000 feet into the sky that began raining down on a nearby town.
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Gina Haspel Confirmation Hearing
Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
May 17, 2018 - 4:31 pm
The U.S. Senate on confirmed Gina Haspel on Thursday as the first female director of the CIA.
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Robert Mueller
Alex Wong/Pool/Sipa USA
May 17, 2018 - 2:55 pm
Thursday marked one year since Robert Mueller was appointed as special counsel to take over the Justice Department's investigation into possible coordination between Russia and Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.
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