May 23, 2017

Disruptive passenger in Trump cap delays Shanghai flight

A disruptive passenger on a United Airlines flight from Shanghai to New Jersey was asked to get off the plane in a politically tinged altercation, resulting in an unscheduled stop in San Francisco and an arrival delayed by eight hours. Videos on social media ...

/ May 17, 2017

Democrats take first funding steps toward 50-state strategy

National Democrats are taking the first, modest steps toward their promised 50-state strategy, lending help to state and local parties as they try to harness opposition to President Donald Trump and the Republican monopoly in Washington. Dubbing the effort “Resistance Summer,” the Democratic National ...

Trump now claims he planned to ax Comey before recommendation

/ May 12, 2017

Trump now claims he planned to ax Comey before recommendation

Contradicting previous White House explanations, President Donald Trump declared Thursday he had planned to fire FBI Director James Comey all along, regardless of whether top Justice Department officials recommended the stunning step. His assertions came as Comey’s temporary replacement joined in, contradicting other administration ...

In TV interview, Trump says China could have hacked Democratic emails

May 1, 2017

In TV interview, Trump says China could have hacked Democratic emails

U.S. President Donald Trump said China may have hacked the emails of Democratic officials to meddle with the 2016 presidential election, countering the view of U.S. intelligence officials who have said Moscow orchestrated the hacks. In an interview transcript published Sunday, Trump gave no ...

Voters forgive Trump's reversals — to a point

/ | Apr 15, 2017

Voters forgive Trump's reversals — to a point

What is wrong with being flexible? All presidents change their minds. He is only human. President Donald Trump’s voters can be a forgiving lot — up to a point. “He thinks too fast and then makes decisions too fast,” said Miriam Naranjo in Miami ...