Democrat candidates put climate crisis at heart of 2020 race

World / Politics Sep 6, 2019

Democrat candidates put climate crisis at heart of 2020 race

Democrats seeking to oust climate skeptic Donald Trump from the White House are placing the "existential threat" of a warming planet front and center for the 2020 presidential contests. With a rampaging Hurricane Dorian not far from the minds of many Americans, 10 Democratic presidential ...

Joe Biden opens new attack line on Trump: 'Cruelty' to children

World / Politics Aug 30, 2019

Joe Biden opens new attack line on Trump: 'Cruelty' to children

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden opened a new line of attack Thursday on Donald Trump, accusing the Republican president of deliberate cruelty to children after the administration ended a policy shielding certain immigrants from deportation if they're seeking life-saving medical treatment. "He's seeking to deport ...

Ex-Rep. Joe Walsh making long-shot GOP challenge to Trump

World / Politics Aug 26, 2019

Ex-Rep. Joe Walsh making long-shot GOP challenge to Trump

Joe Walsh, a former Illinois congressman and tea party favorite turned radio talk show host, announced a challenge Sunday to President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination in 2020, saying the incumbent is unfit for office and must be denied a second term. "He's nuts. ...