(PITTSBURGH) -- Just days after the still too-close-to-call special election for Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District, it appears that Democrat Conor Lamb will seek re-election in the state's new 17th Congressional District this fall, setting u... Read More
(PHILADELPHIA) -- Republican Rep. Ryan Costello of Pennsylvania is considering retirement, several state and national officials in GOP politics have told ABC News, a move that would boost Democratic hopes in their quest to retake control of the House... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump said it "certainly looks like" Russia is responsible for the recent poisoning of a former Russian spy in the U.K.
“It certainly looks like the Russians were behind it, something that should neve... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- Embattled former deputy director of the FBI, Andy McCabe will have, at most, just a few hours on Thursday to encapsulate a 22-year career in public service and make the case to keep his job until he is officially eligible for his reti... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- By 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, students and teachers across the country were settling back into the school day after morning walkouts in honor of the 17 people killed last month by a Florida gunman wielding an AR-15-style rifle.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration is hitting five Russian entities and 19 Russian citizens with sanctions for cyber activity, including their interference in the 2016 election.
The sanctions represent some of the most significant a... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- After last month’s school shooting in Parkland, Florida, President Donald Trump called for a ban on so-called bump stock devices that he said "turn legal weapons into machine guns.”
But, at the same time, his admi... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- The adult-film star known as Stormy Daniels on Wednesday launched an online fundraising appeal, which she says is intended to help cover legal fees and potential damages she might incur if she speaks publicly about an alleged affair w... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump has picked conservative economic commentator and former Reagan official Larry Kudlow to lead the National Economic Council, the White House confirmed Wednesday.
Press secretary Sarah Sanders said the ... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- Newly released agency emails show that Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson's wife, Candy, had a direct role in a controversial request to purchase a $31,000 dining set for the secretary's office -- which some watchdog g... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump's nomination of CIA Director Mike Pompeo as the new secretary of state has drawn the ire of a number of activist groups.
A Muslim civil rights group slammed what they called Pompeo's Islamaphobic view... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- “Hey, hey, ho, ho. The NRA has got to go,” several thousand students chanted loudly in front of the U.S. Capitol Wednesday demanding Congress pass gun control legislation.
Students from the Washington, D.C., are... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- As tens of thousands of students walked out of their schools to demand action to prevent gun violence on Wednesday, the House of Representatives passed the first gun-related measure since the Parkland, Florida, mass shooting last mont... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- The Environmental Protection Agency spent more than $43,000 to install a private phone booth in EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's office, according to newly released federal records. That's more than the $25,000 the agency confirmed to... Read More