White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders paid tribute to the late comedian Jerry Lewis on Sunday saying he "lived the American dream."
"Jerry Lewis kept us all laughing for over half a century, and his incredible charity work touched the lives of millions," Sanders said in a statement [...]
SINGAPORE — A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer collided with a tanker early Monday in waters east of Singapore and the Straits of Malacca, and at least 10 sailors are missing.
The Navy said five others were hurt.
The USS John S. McCain sustained damage on its port side aft, or left rear, [...]
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The United States, Canada and Mexico are determined to reach an agreement as soon as possible in talks on renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement, the three countries said in a joint statement as the first round of talks ended Sunday.
"While a great deal of effort and [...]
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President Donald Trump will address the country Monday night when he will provide an update on his administration's plans for Afghanistan and South Asia.
The details of what Trump will announce are not clear, but he is expected to approve sending more troops to Afghanistan.
According to a White House statement, the [...]
Ohio Gov. John Kasich sidestepped questions Sunday about whether he thinks President Donald Trump should face a primary challenge in 2020.
“I don't have any plans to do anything like that. I'm rooting for him to get it together,” Kasich told Jake Tapper on CNN's “State of the Union." “We all [...]
By Julia Angwin, Jeff Larson, Madeleine Varner and Lauren Kirchner,
Because of its “extreme hostility [...]
What if upon taking office in January, President Trump had carefully balanced the insurgent influence of Steve Bannon, his chief strategist (now gone), with the establishment-friendly approach of Reince Priebus, his chief of staff (now gone) — and governed as a kinder, gentler, more media-savvy populist?
It wasn't so [...]
The departure of Steve Bannon, President Trump's chief strategist, from the White House on Friday may not mean much of anything.
On this emergency edition of FiveThirtyEight's Politics podcast, the team reacts to the news that chief strategist Steve Bannon is leaving the Trump administration. The crew discusses how the shakeup changes the power [...]
President Trump's defense of “very fine people” within the ranks of white supremacists in Charlottesville last weekend has angered many, including Republican politicians. But Trump has also tried to stand up for something else: the statues that the white supremacists ostensibly came to defend. On Thursday [...]