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U.S. President Donald Trump leaves the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. Trump's two-day stay in Davos is a test of his ability to balance anger over being impeached with a desire to project leadership on the world stage. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Trump suggests he may be open to entitlement cuts in futurePresident Donald Trump appears to be suggesting he’s willing to consider entitlement cuts in the future, a move that would mark a tectonic shift from his 2016 campaign position
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
Day 2 of Impeachment Trial: Schiff Talks, Trump TweetsDemocratic Sen. Jon Tester described the first day of President Trump's impeachment trial, which clocked in at nearly 13 hours, as "like sitting on a tractor," reports NBC News . And it's back on the tractor today: With the rules for the trial now set , House managers led by Rep. Adam...
Newser53 minutes ago
Obscure Seattle election offers experiment in online votingAn obscure Seattle-area election will be the first in the country where all voters will be allowed to vote online
The Associated Press56 minutes ago
Trump Suggests He's Open to Entitlement CutsEntitlement programs such as Social Security and Medicare could potentially get cut under President Trump, or so he suggested at the very end of a CNBC interview from Davos on Wednesday. In what the Washington Post describes as a "new openness" to the idea—he pledged to protect entitlements from...
Newser1 hour ago
Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., talks on a phone at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial quickly burst into a partisan fight Tuesday as proceedings began unfolding at the Capitol. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Impeachment trial brings angst for 4 presidential hopefulsThe four senators seeking the White House have been pulled off the presidential campaign trail and into the Senate as jurors in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial
The Associated Press2 hours ago
U.S. President Donald Trump leaves the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. Trump's two-day stay in Davos is a test of his ability to balance anger over being impeached with a desire to project leadership on the world stage. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Trump: Travel ban expansion coming, nations aren't yet finalPresident Donald Trump says the U.S. will soon be adding visa restrictions for more countries _ though it's not clear yet how many nations will be affected by his expansion of the travel ban
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Democratic presidential candidate former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, wraps up a town hall meeting in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Bloomberg, Buttigieg work to connect with nation's mayors Michael Bloomberg and Pete Buttigieg are two former mayors running for president from very different places, but they're finding common ground this week in Washington as they address the U.S. Conference of Mayors
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this image from video, presiding officer Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts speaks during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. (Senate Television via AP)
AP-NORC poll: Public doubts Senate trial will be revealingAmericans are sharply divided along party lines about whether President Donald Trump should be removed from office and they doubt the Senate impeachment trial will do anything to change their minds,
The Associated Press2 hours ago
ACLU pressing Nat'l Archives on censored women's march photoThe American Civil Liberties Union is demanding answers from the National Archives in the wake of a scandal over politically motivated edits to a photo of the 2017 Women's March
The Associated Press2 hours ago
ARCHIVO - En esta foto de archivo del 14 de diciembre de 2017, Jeff Bezos asiste al estreno del filme "The Post", en Washington. Expertos de las Naciones Unidas reclamaron a Estados Unidos el miércoles 22 de enero de 2020 una “investigación inmediata” del supuesto hackeo del teléfono de Jeff Bezos después de recibir un archivo de la cuenta de WhatsApp del príncipe heredero saudí Mohammed bin Salman. (Foto de Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP, File)
Key events leading to statement on Jeff Bezos phone hack Experts at the United Nations said Wednesday that the phone of Amazon founder and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos was likely hacked through a file sent from an account used by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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