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Amid newly solidified front-runner status, Sanders poised to be top target at debate

(WASHINGTON) -- The last debate may have been a pile on for former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg, but with a decisive victory in Nevada under his belt, Sen. Bernie Sanders has solidified his front-runner status in the Democratic primary and his competitors have sharpened their attacks on the…... Read More

Trump hails Weinstein conviction as 'victory' for women

(NEW DELHI, India) -- Reacting to Harvey Weinstein's conviction on criminal sexual assault and third-degree rape charges, President Donald Trump hailed a New York jury's decision as a "great victory" for women and sought to tie the disgraced movie mogul to prominent Democrats. "I think from the standpoint of women…... Read More

Sanders slammed by pro-Israel group for boycotting their conference

(WASHINGTON) -- The influential pro-Israel lobbying group American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) is criticizing 2020 presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders after he decided to skip the organization’s annual policy conference in March, calling it a platform for "leaders who express bigotry.""The Israeli people have the right to live in…... Read More

Sanders roils Dems over Castro remarks, a flashpoint of fears over his nomination

(WASHINGTON) -- It's been only three days since Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders scored an emphatic win in Nevada, solidifying his front-runner status for the top of the Democratic ticket over his rivals, but Sanders' apparent defense of parts of Fidel Castro's dictatorial reign in Cuba is roiling the big-tent party…... Read More

Trump greeted by huge crowd at stadium rally as he begins two-day India trip

(AHMEDABAD, India) -- President Donald Trump on Monday, greeted by an enthusiastic crowd estimated at more than 100,000 at the world's largest cricket stadium in India, said the country gives hope to all of humanity. "Namaste! Namaste," Trump told the cheering crowd at the "Namaste Trump" or "Welcome Trump" event…... Read More

Five things to know about President Trump's trip to India

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump arrived in India on Monday for a two-day visit as the U.S. and the world's largest democracy look to smooth over simmering trade tensions and reaffirm their close bond in the face of China's growing influence in Asia.The trip marks Trump's first visit to India…... Read More

Trump says he hasn't been briefed on Russia's efforts to help Sanders

(WASHINGTON) -- After a week of reports that President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders are being pumped up by Russia through a misinformation campaign on social media, the president said he has "not been briefed at all" about Russian interference in the Democratic presidential primary."I read…... Read More

South Carolinians 'leery about that title socialist': Rep. James Clyburn

(WASHINGTON) -- A day after Sen. Bernie Sanders' resounding victory in the Nevada caucuses, Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C., said his state's electorate could be uncomfortable with voting for someone who calls himself a socialist."I do believe it will be an extra burden for us to have to carry. This is…... Read More

Bloomberg says women involved in 3 non-disclosure agreements can ask to be released

(NEW YORK) --  Still under fire for his response to Sen. Elizabeth Warren's questions at Wednesday's Democratic debate about non-disclosure agreements, Mike Bloomberg said on Friday he would release some NDA signatories from their agreements.Bloomberg has identified three non-disclosure agreements from past 30 years "to address complaints about comments they…... Read More

Like Iowa, Trump predicts ‘a lot of problems’ for Nevada caucuses during Vegas rally

(LAS VEGAS) -- President Donald Trump took the stage in Las Vegas on Friday on the eve of the Nevada caucuses, where he predicted a repeat of the chaos in Iowa."You know, they say they’re gonna have a lot of problems tomorrow," Trump said regarding the Nevada caucuses. "I hate…... Read More

Bloomberg video with added crickets would be 'Manipulated Media' under new Twitter rules

(NEW YORK) -- The kind of edited video posted to Twitter by Mike Bloomberg on Thursday soon will be labeled "Manipulated Media" according to the social media company.Video from Tuesday's Democratic debate was altered to paint Bloomberg's Democratic rivals in a bad light. Twitter confirmed that under new rules regarding…... Read More

Reflecting on her 2019 scandal, former Rep. Katie Hill says she still hasn't 'fully recovered'

(NEW YORK) -- Former Democratic Rep. Katie Hill joined the hosts of ABC's "The View" on Friday, opening up about the scandal that led to her resignation from Congress, saying she still hasn't "fully recovered from it.""It was an incredibly difficult thing to reconcile, to recover from -- and I…... Read More

Several 2020 Democrats face major cash crunch ahead of competitive primaries

(WASHINGTON) -- As the 2020 Democratic primary field enters an ever-more competitive phase of the historic presidential election, most candidates are facing a major cash crunch-- except for Sen. Bernie Sanders and the two billionaire contenders, the latest campaign disclosures show.Leading up to what resulted in a chaotic first party…... Read More

Judge's impassioned remarks in Roger Stone case: 'The truth still matters'

(WASHINGTON) -- Even before Judge Amy Berman Jackson sentenced longtime Republican operative Roger Stone to more than three years in prison, she had drawn the ire of President Donald Trump and his allies, who have accused her and a jury member of political bias.So, on Thursday, as she ticked through…... Read More