A U.S. judge fiercely criticized President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Tuesday for lying to FBI agents in a probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election, and delayed sentencing until Flynn has finished helping prosecutors.
Kevin Parker, a state senator in New York, on Tuesday responded to a Republican staffer with “kill yourself” after she exposed him on Twitter for blocking a bike lane with his vehicle last week.
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Monday it had built new barracks for troops on a disputed chain of islands near Japan and would build more facilities for armored vehicles, prompting a diplomatic protest from Tokyo.
Republican Sens. Tom Cotton (Ark.) and Ted Cruz (Texas) introduced a resolution on Tuesday encouraging the United States to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over Golan Heights.
The Donald J. Trump Foundation is shutting down permanently after a judge allowed a lawsuit against it by the state of New York to go forward.
A new Oxford University study arguing Russian actors used social media platforms to help elect President Donald Trump was conducted by the same group behind a flawed study that claimed Trump supporters share the most fake news on social media.
Republican Arizona Rep. Martha McSally lost her race to represent Arizona in the U.S. Senate last month. She’s going to the upper chamber anyway.
Democratic socialist Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) knocked out Democrats’ previous No. 5 in the House to get her seat in Congress; now she has her eyes set on the replacement, according to reporting from Politico.
A philosophy professor writing for the New York Times pondered whether the extinction of the human race would be a positive thing for the Earth.
A government watchdog group included Democratic Sens. Kamala Harris (Calif.) and Elizabeth Warren (Mass.), both potential 2020 presidential candidates, on its newly released list of the “worst ethics violators of 2018.”