The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Deputy White House chief of staff Kirstjen Nielsen as President Donald Trump's choice to lead the Department of Homeland Security.
Senators approved Nielsen's nomination, 62-37...
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 09:49 PM EST
Former Pa. Governor Leaves Hospital After Heart Attack
Former Pennsylvania governor and U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge is out of the hospital more than two weeks after suffering a heart attack and is continuing his recovery in a Texas rehabilitation...
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 06:28 PM EST
Kirstjen Nielsen Confirmed as Homeland Security Secretary
Donald Trump Jr. asked a Russian lawyer at the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting whether she had evidence of illegal donations to the Clinton Foundation, the lawyer told the Senate Judiciary Committee in answers to...
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 01:15 PM EST
All Police Want for Christmas Is... 250 Ballistic Helmets
When it comes to filling jobs dealing with complex science, environment and health issues, the Trump administration is nominating people with fewer science academic credentials than their Obama predecessors. And...
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 10:41 AM EST
Mueller Details Millions in Cost of Early Months of Probe
The special counsel investigation into possible coordination between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russia during the 2016 presidential election has cost more than $6.7 million so far, according to a...
Former President Barack Obama says cities, states and nonprofit groups have emerged as “the new face of leadership” on climate change.
He briefly spoke Tuesday to a summit of mayors from around the world...
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 09:12 AM EST
Q&A: Tax Bill Impacts on Health Law Coverage and Medicare
The tax overhaul Republicans are pushing toward final votes in Congress could undermine the Affordable Care Act's health insurance markets and add to the financial squeeze on Medicare over time.