Politics

  • Hulk Hogan’s Flattered People Want Him to Run for U.S. Senate

    Hulk Hogan may have retired from wrestling, but someone powerful is twisting his arm hard … to run for U.S. Senate … something he says doesn’t interest him, but he made it clear to us that could change. Republican strategist and former Trump adviser Roger Stone is urging Hulk...
  • Trump: ‘Unlikely’ he’d submit to a Russia probe interview

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says that it “seems unlikely” that he’d give an interview in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into potential coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign. Trump said “we’ll see what happens” when asked if he’d provide an interview to Mueller’s team. “When they...
  • North Korea praises ‘Fire and Fury’ book for foretelling ‘Trump’s political demise’

    Michael Wolff’s revealing book about President Trump’s White House has made its way to one of the most isolated corners of the planet: Kim Jong Un’s North Korea, where state media Thursday praised it for foretelling “Trump’s political demise.” Wolff’s Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House has...
  • Trump starting workday later to spend more time watching TV and tweeting: report

    President Trump is starting his official workday later and spending more time in the mornings watching TV and tweeting, Axios reported Sunday. Trump’s day is now starting around 11 a.m. and he is also holding far fewer meetings during his workday, Axios reported after viewing copies of Trump’s private schedule....
  • Ethiopia to release all political prisoners, says prime minister

    Ethiopia’s prime minister has announced the release all political prisoners and the closure of a notorious detention centre which allegedly used torture to extract confessions. Hailemariam Desalegn told a press conference charges would also be dropped for those still awaiting trial. The move is designed to allow political dialogue,...
  • Tracking President Trump’s Visits to Trump Properties

    President Donald Trump frequently uses his luxury properties for government business and leisure, prompting ethics concerns over a president appearing to promote his private enterprise at public cost. NBCNews.com and the NBC News White House unit are tracking Trump’s visits to his properties and golf courses since his inauguration....
  • Mitch McConnell and Paul Ryan both plan to end food stamp program!

    Mitch McConnell and Paul Ryan both agreed today on Fox news that the food stamp program needs to come to an end — Allen Marshall (@AllenCMarshall) December 24, 2017 SNAP provides a monthly supplement for purchasing nutritious food. If you qualify, you’ll get a debit card to use for...
  • Close race for Virginia legislative seat now tied

    NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) – A court has now declared a tie in a Virginia legislative election that one day earlier appeared to have gone to a Democrat by a single vote, the latest dramatic twist in a contest likely to decide control of the state House. A three-judge panel...
  • Omarosa denies there was a dramatic confrontation at the White House

    Omarosa Manigault Newman, the White House aide whose resignation was announced on Wednesday , denied reports that she left the White House after a dramatic confrontation with White House chief of staff John Kelly. Speaking with ABC on Thursday morning, the former reality television star claimed that she resigned...