Politics

Paul Manafort
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
November 27, 2018 - 4:29 pm
President Donald Trump took to twitter Tuesday to criticize Robert Mueller’s investigation into former campaign chairman Paul Manafort as a “Phony Witch Hunt.”
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(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
November 27, 2018 - 12:32 pm
Mississippi voters are deciding the last U.S. Senate race of the midterms, choosing between a white Republican Senate appointee backed by President Donald Trump and a black Democrat who was agriculture secretary when Bill Clinton was in the White House.
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Chris Christie
Anthony Behar
November 27, 2018 - 11:03 am
A federal appeals court has thrown out some of the convictions against two former aides to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal.
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Paul Manafort
Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS/Sipa USA
November 27, 2018 - 7:21 am
The torpedoing of Manafort's plea deal, disclosed in a court filing Monday, also results in special counsel Robert Mueller's team losing a cooperating witness from the top of Donald Trump's presidential campaign who was present for several key episodes under investigation.
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Margaret Garnett
John McCarten/City Council
November 26, 2018 - 7:31 pm
New York’s City Council on Monday probed Mayor Bill de Blasio’s pick to run to the Department of Investigation, questioning her ability to lead the agency after the previous commissioner was fired earlier this month.
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Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins
John Meore/The Journal News
November 26, 2018 - 5:32 pm
A woman has been selected to lead the New York state Senate for the first time in history.
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President Trump
Sipa USA
November 24, 2018 - 11:41 am
A New York State judge has ruled against a motion by President Donald Trump to throw out a case against his charities.
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James Comey
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File
November 23, 2018 - 11:14 am
Former FBI chief James Comey said Thursday he will resist a subpoena to appear before a congressional committee Dec. 3 unless that happens publicly because House Republicans will distort anything he says behind closed doors.
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President Donald Trump talks with troops via teleconference from his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
November 22, 2018 - 8:47 pm
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump used a Thanksgiving Day call to troops deployed overseas to pat himself on the back and air grievances about the courts, trade and migrants heading to the U.S.-Mexico border. Trump's call, made from his opulent private Mar-a-Lago club, struck an...
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Ivanka Trump
Olivier Douliery/Sipa USA
November 20, 2018 - 6:52 pm
Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci called it "hypocritical" for Ivanka Trump to send hundreds of government-related emails from a personal email account in 2017.
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