White House press secretary Sarah Sanders is leaving at the end of the month, President Donald Trump revealed in a tweet Thursday.
A federal watchdog agency says White House counselor Kellyanne Conway should be fired for repeatedly violating a law that limits certain political activities of federal employees.
A House committee voted Wednesday to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with subpoenas for documents related to a decision adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
President Donald Trump is suspending plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country agreed to take strong measures to reduce the number of migrants entering the U.S.
In a move that could compromise a major trade deal, President Donald Trump says he is slapping a 5% tariff on all Mexican imports to pressure the country to crack down on migrants.
In his first and last public appearance as special counsel, Robert Mueller said charging the president was "not an option" because of Justice Department guidelines and that election interference "deserves the attention of every American."
The U.S. will bolster its military presence in the Middle East with an additional 1,500 troops, President Donald Trump said Friday amid heightened tensions with Iran.
The White House invoked executive privilege Wednesday, claiming the right to block lawmakers from the full report from special counsel Robert Mueller on his Trump-Russia probe and escalating the battle between President Donald Trump and Congress.
A new rule backs up federal laws that protect clinicians who refuse to provide abortions and certain other services over religious beliefs. Some critics fear it could lead to denial of medical care to LGBT people.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's departure ends a nearly two-year run defined by his appointment of a special counsel to investigate connections between the Trump campaign and Russia.
Robert Mueller's 448-page report, the redacted version at least, takes the American public inside the room with President Donald Trump as he expressed fear that the special counsel would end his presidency and made several attempts to get the people around him to curtail the probe into his c…
The special counsel's Trump-Russia report has been released for all to see. But not all of it.
A federal grand jury charged Greg Craig with false statements and concealing material information in connection with work he performed for Ukraine.
President Donald Trump says he's accepted the resignation of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen. Trump announced the resignation in a tweet on Sunday.
Lori Lightfoot jumped out to an early lead over a longtime political power broker, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle.
Special counsel Robert Mueller did not exonerate President Donald Trump of obstruction of justice and collusion nor find that he committed a crime, according to a letter from the Justice Department to Congress.
President Donald Trump has issued the first veto of his presidency, overruling Congress to protect his emergency declaration for border wall funding.
The U.S. Senate has joined the House in voting to terminate President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration for border wall funding. The resolution sets Trump up for the first veto of his presidency.
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been sentenced to more than 3 1/2 additional years in prison for conspiracy, on top of the roughly four-year sentence he received in a fraud case last week. Meanwhile, he also has been indicted in New York on state charges, seen as a strategy for preventing a potential presidential pardon.
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been given just under 4 years in prison for fraud in the first of his sentencings related to the Russia investigation, a significant break from guidelines that called for a 20-year prison term.
The Senate has confirmed former coal industry lobbyist Andrew Wheeler to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, despite concerns by Democrats and one Republican about regulatory rollbacks he's made in eight months as the agency's acting chief.
Michael Cohen told Congress a lot — and much of it wasn't good for Donald Trump.
House Democrats voted Tuesday to block President Donald Trump from steering billions of extra dollars to his Southwest border wall, as Republicans worked to keep defections low enough to ensure that a presidential veto would stand.
The Justice Department is preparing to announce as early as next week that special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report is complete, according to people familiar with the plans.
President Donald Trump announced Friday that he will declare a national emergency to fulfill his pledge to construct a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Here's what's next.
The White House confirms that President Donald Trump will sign a bill averting a potential partial government shutdown at the end of the week.
The Senate has approved William Barr to be attorney general. The veteran government official will lead the Justice Department as special counsel Robert Mueller investigates Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Congressional negotiators reached agreement to prevent a government shutdown and finance construction of new barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, overcoming a late-stage hang-up over immigration enforcement issues that had threatened to scuttle the talks.
Watch and read reactions live as President Donald Trump gives his State of the Union address.
The subpoena suggests that beyond special counsel Robert Mueller there is continued scrutiny of people connected to President Donald Trump, though there is no indication the matter relates to Trump directly.
President Donald Trump says he'll sign legislation shortly to temporarily reopen shuttered government departments, ending what has become a record, 35-day partial shutdown.
Watch President Trump deliver a statement on the government shutdown from the White House.
A look at everyone charged so far in connection with Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
Roger Stone, a confidant of President Donald Trump, was arrested in the special counsel's Russia investigation in a pre-dawn raid at his Florida home Friday on charges that he lied to Congress and obstructed the probe.
President Donald Trump said Wednesday night he was not looking for an alternate option after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi served notice earlier in the day that he wouldn't be allowed to deliver the address to a joint session of Congress next week.
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., said the allegation that Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie in his 2017 testimony to Congress "in an effort to curtail the investigation and cover up his business dealings with Russia is among the most serious to date."
The Trump administration does not know how many children were separated from a parent or guardian last year, but it's "thousands" more than the the 2,737 it has previously acknowledged, according to a new inspector general report.
Law enforcement officials became so concerned by President Donald Trump's behavior in the days after he fired FBI Director James Comey that they began investigating whether he had been working for Russia against U.S. interests, The New York Times reported.
The partial government shutdown entered Day 22 when the clock ticked past midnight into early Saturday as President Donald Trump and nervous Republicans scrambled to find a way out of the mess.
Thursday's vote restores Pelosi to the post the Californian held from 2007 until 2011. She's the only woman to ever hold the chamber's top job.
In a surprise trip to Iraq, President Donald Trump on Wednesday defended his decision to withdraw U.S. forces from Syria where they have been helping battle Islamic State militants.
President Donald Trump made an unannounced visit to Iraq on Wednesday, leaving behind a partially shuttered U.S. government to greet American troops helping hold off extremists in a country where thousands of Americans died during the recent war.
A government shutdown doesn't halt essential services. We'll get mail, for example, but if the shutdown persists, its impact will soon register with taxpayers nationwide.
A partial federal shutdown took hold early Saturday after Democrats refused to meet President Donald Trump's demands for $5 billion to start erecting his cherished Mexican border wall, a chaotic postscript for Republicans in the waning days of their two-year reign controlling government.
Hurt feelings, closed parks and "Green Eggs and Ham."
President Donald Trump signed a sweeping criminal justice bill Friday that addresses concerns that the nation's war on drugs had led to the imprisonment of too many Americans for non-violent crimes without adequately preparing them for their return to society.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had two malignant nodules removed from her left lung Friday at a New York hospital, the Supreme Court announced.
As Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' departure unfolds, here's a timeline of other notable exits from the Trump administration.
The president tweeted Twitter that a new secretary of defense will be named soon. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will retire at the end of February.
Seated at the head of his Situation Room conference table, President Donald Trump was adamant: American troops must come home from Syria. He had just announced as much to a crowd in Ohio. The assembled military and national security advisers told him the move was rash and unwise. So he gave them six months.