Category: Politics

The tantrum over babies on the Senate floor, explained

“But what if there are 10 babies on the floor of the Senate?” This was the question posed by Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT), in a discussion over whether children under age 1 ought to be allowed inside the Senate chamber during votes. The whole debate began after Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) recently became the first […]

Felony trial against Missouri governor can go forward, judge says

A St. Louis judge denied Gov. Eric Greitens’ motion to dismiss an invasion of privacy case, meaning the May 14th felony trial will go forward against the embattled Missouri Republican. Adding to his legal troubles, Greitens could learn on Friday if he will face additional criminal charges after allegations he improperly obtained a donor list […]

Trump’s attorney withdraws 2 defamation lawsuits

Michael Cohen, President Trump’s longtime personal attorney, has withdrawn lawsuits against BuzzFeed and Fusion GPS over the publishing of a controversial dossier compiled by former MI6 agent Christopher Steele. Interested in Donald Trump? Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC […]

Michael Cohen withdraws lawsuits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

Michael Cohen, President Trump’s longtime personal attorney, has withdrawn lawsuits against BuzzFeed and Fusion GPS over the publishing of a controversial dossier compiled by former MI6 agent Christopher Steele. Interested in Donald Trump? Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC […]

Diaz-Canel replaces Raul Castro as Cuba’s president

A 57-year-old bureaucrat replaced Raul Castro as the president of Cuba on Thursday, launching a new political era as a government led by a single family for six decades tries to ensure the long-term survival of one of the world’s last communist states. The National Assembly announced that Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez had been approved […]