Trump suggests openness to negotiations on GOP tax plan

President Donald Trump speaks via videoconference to U.S. troops, from his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla.,

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump suggested Saturday he may be willing to negotiate changes to a significant portion of the tax overhaul, the corporate tax rate, injecting an element of uncertainty into the tax plan only hours after it cleared the Senate. Trump told reporters at the White House before…

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Mueller dismisses top FBI agent in Russia probe over possible anti-Trump texts

Robert Mueller, the special counsel leading the Justice Department’s Russia collusion investigation

Robert Mueller, the special counsel leading the Justice Department’s Russia collusion investigation, removed an FBI agent from the case over possible anti-Trump text messages, Fox News confirmed Saturday. The agent has been identified as Peter Strzok, one of the agency’s most experienced and trusted counterintelligence investigators, said the New York…

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Lara Trump robo-calls Alabamans, invites them to see president in Fla.

Lara Trump robo-calls Alabamans, invites them to see president in Fla.

The White House said last week that President Donald Trump had no plans to visit Alabama ahead of the state’s Dec. 12 election for a U.S. Senate seat. But it didn’t say Trump wouldn’t visit Pensacola, Fla., about an hour’s drive from Mobile — Alabama’s fourth-largest city. The president plans…

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Trump plan on Utah monuments draws 5,000 protesters

Trump plan on Utah monuments draws 5,000 protesters

Thousands rallied outside Utah’s Capitol in Salt Lake City on Saturday, protesting President Donald Trump’s expected plan to shrink two national monuments in one of America’s most scenic states. The Utah Highway Patrol estimated the crowd to be about 5,000 people, the Salt Lake Tribune reported. Trump will travel to…

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Jerry Jones: Labor Union Files Complaint Over Benching Threat

Jerry Jones: Labor Union Files Complaint Over Benching Threat

A labor union has filed a complaint against Jerry Jones for his announced policy to bench players who don’t stand during the national anthem before NFL games. United Labor Unions Local 100, which represents workers in Texas, Louisiana, and Arkansas, has filed a request asking the National Labor Relations Board…

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SKorean Lawmaker Says NoKorea Hacked ‘Decapitation’ War Plans

SKorean Lawmaker Says NoKorea Hacked 'Decapitation' War Plans

A South Korean lawmaker says North Korean hackers stole highly classified military documents that include U.S.-South Korean wartime “decapitation strike” plans against the North Korean leadership. The United States, meanwhile, staged another show of force meant to deter any North Korean aggression by flying two B-1B supersonic bombers Tuesday night…

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White House hammers GOP senator, escalating feud

White House hammers GOP senator, escalating feud

The White House on Tuesday escalated President Trump’s feud with Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), saying the senator was partially responsible for the Iran nuclear deal. “Senator Corker worked with Nancy Pelosi and the Obama administration to pave the way for that and rolled out the red carpet for the Iran…

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House Intel investigation expands to Trump campaign data firm

House Intel investigation expands to Trump campaign data firm

The House Intelligence Committee has requested information from Cambridge Analytica about its work for President Trump’s presidential campaign as part of its investigation into Russian interference. A spokesman for the data mining firm confirmed to The Hill that Cambridge Analytica “has been asked by the House Intelligence Committee to provide…

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Tom Price Quits Health and Human Services Amid Private Flight Scandal

Tom Price Quits Health and Human Services Amid Private Flight Scandal

Lawmakers from both the House and Senate have called on Trump officials to disclose information about their use of private planes, which include military aircraft. Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Judiciary Committee, on Thursday called for a prohibition on charter flight travel by officials. The Office of the…

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Kellyanne Conway Scrutinized for Taking Private Flights

Kellyanne Conway Scrutinized for Taking Private Flights

A leading Democratic congressman wants answers from Kellyanne Conway, the counselor to President Donald Trump, about her traveling on non-commercial flights. The inquest comes as several Trump administration officials have faced scrutiny for taking such flights, including Tom Price, who resigned last Friday as secretary of the Department of Health…

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