President Donald Trump has ordered all major US intelligence agencies to assist Attorney General William Barr in his review of surveillance issues surrounding Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, delegating significant authority to Barr to declassify sensitive intelligence materials as the attorney general sees fit.
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 10:55 pm
Alabama and Georgia recently passed some of the most restrictive abortion legislation in the country.
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 10:32 pm
In November 2016, the world was shocked by the outcome of the US presidential election. Not only had the chattering classes gotten it wrong, but the data -- the polls that many closely tracked -- were sometimes off, too. Why did several state polls seem so off, especially in key battleground states like Pennsylvania and Wisconsin?
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 10:31 pm
On Friday, countless young people will flood the streets of the world's major cities, demanding action to tackle climate change. The global movement stems from the stark reality that the window to addressing this emergency is closing. At the front of these demonstrations, there is frequently a banner warning that there are just "12 years to save the Earth."
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 10:30 pm
It has been weeks since little Maleah Davis went missing and the man overseeing the search for the Houston girl has no hope searchers will find her alive.
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 10:29 pm
Star Trek fans just got the briefest glimpse of Jean-Luc Picard's life after the USS Enterprise.
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 10:28 pm
Radio shock jock Howard Stern believes President Donald Trump's candidacy for president started out as a "publicity stunt" in order to get a raise from NBC for hosting "The Apprentice."
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 10:26 pm
A man who captivated thousands of people with his self-empowerment vision is standing trial accused of running a secret sex cult.
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 10:20 pm
The message arrived as we were passing through airport security. A US returnee from ISIS-held territory needed help. Reintegrating back into his American community was not going well. His past was doggedly blocking his prospects for the future. And the same drivers that often push people into extremist groups -- isolation, trauma and societal marginalization -- were weighing on him once again.
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 9:56 pm
The last time anyone saw 97-year-old Leonie Shannon was in late December. In April, police were finally called to her Phoenix-area home for a wellness check.
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 9:09 pm
When Donald Trump chose Rex Tillerson to be his secretary of state in December 2016, he praised the former head of ExxonMobil for his "tenacity, broad experience and deep understanding of geopolitics." In a tweet touting the pick, Trump called Tillerson "one of the truly great business leaders of the world."
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 8:44 pm
CNN's Anderson Cooper blasts President Donald Trump for his impromptu press conference where he railed against House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and called himself a "stable genius."
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 8:37 pm
A Boston area man came home from work with his son to find something amiss.
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 7:31 pm