Pelosi says a Democratic president could declare gun violence a national emergency

Speaker Pelosi says Trump is attempting an ‘end run’ around Congress House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Thursday theorized that if President Trump can declare a national emergency in order to bypass Congress to fund a border wall, there's no reason that a Democratic president in the future can't employ the same measure to deal with gun violence in the country. Pelosi made […]

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The Latest: Germany says Airbus hasn't repaid full A380 loan

FILE – In this Dec. 18, 2014, file photo, an Emirati man takes a selfie in front of a new Etihad Airways A380 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways said Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, that it has restructured planned airplane purchases from Airbus and Boeing as the government-owned carrier faces financial turbulence. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File) […]

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China says trade talks to continue in Washington next week

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, second from left, talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping as U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, left, and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, look on before their meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Friday, Feb. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, Pool) With a March 2 deadline looming, U.S. and Chinese negotiators […]

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The Latest: Trump says wall will be tougher than Everest

President Donald Trump speaks at the Major County Sheriffs and Major Cities Chiefs Association Joint Conference in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) The Latest on congressional border security negotiations and President Donald Trump (all times local): Continue Reading Below 4 p.m. President Donald Trump says the wall he envisions in some places along the southern border would […]

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Cotton says media was 'Stalin-like' in Ocasio-Cortez Green Deal cover up

Do voters think Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal is reasonable? Lawrence Jones asks people in Washington, D.C. about the Green New Deal; reaction from Fox News contributors Jessica Tarlov and Lawrence Jones. Arkansas Republican Sen. Tom Cotton unloaded on Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal and said the media were “complicit” in burying the most radical parts of the deal. Cotton, […]

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Cory Booker says meat-centric ‘Standard American Diet’ not sustainable

‘We will rise’: Cory Booker launches 2020 bid in video message If U.S. Sen. Cory Booker wins the White House in 2020, he’d make history as the first vegan elected U.S. president. The New Jersey Democrat recently told VegNews that he started experimenting with a vegetarian diet around 1992 and then eliminated dairy foods as well, making his diet completely […]

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Trump says Omar 'should be ashamed of' Israel comments, apology doesn't cut it

Freshman congresswoman Omar sparks outrage over anti-Semitic tweet President Donald Trump on Monday said freshman Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar "should be ashamed of herself" over tweets suggesting that a powerful pro-Israel interest group paid members of Congress to support Israel. "I think she should be ashamed of herself," Trump told reporters on Air Force One while flying to a campaign rally […]

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Warren says Trump 'may not even be a free person' in 2020

Sen. Elizabeth Warren and President Donald Trump (Photo: AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall and AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) Senator Elizabeth Warren targeted President Donald Trump during a campaign speech in Iowa on Sunday when she considered a run against the sitting president and suggested that he "may not even be a free person" in 2020. Warren, who officially announced her bid for the […]

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Bronx lawmaker says City Council ‘controlled’ by homosexual community, refuses to apologize

FILE: Sen. Ruben Diaz, Sr. , D-Soundview, speaks during a session of the New York state Senate at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. (AP) City Councilmember Ruben Diaz Sr. said Sunday that he’d rather give up his powerful committee assignments than apologize to openly gay Speaker Corey Johnson for his homophobic comments. Diaz Sr. — who was appointed by Johnson […]

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