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  • Donald Trump Nov 30, 2019

    Impeachment’s Influence Hazy as Issue in Congressional Races

    Republicans aim to use the House drive toward impeaching President Donald Trump to whittle down Democrats’ majority by dislodging vulnerable incumbents from swing districts loaded with moderate voters. It could work, especially in Democratic-held districts Trump carried in 2016 with throngs of independent voters who polls shows are closely divided over his removal. Or it could flop, in an era...

  • Donald Trump Aug 2, 2019

    GOP Pushes Immigration Bill, Skirting Rules as Dems Protest

    Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee upended the rules Thursday for immigration legislation that would extend family detentions as chairman Lindsey Graham muscled the measure forward over the objections of Democrats. It’s one last battle, led by a top ally of President Donald Trump, before senators break for a long August recess and the start of 2020 campaigning with immigration...

  • Congress Jul 25, 2019

    Attorney General William Barr Orders First Federal Executions in Nearly Two Decades

    The federal government will resume executing death-row inmates after nearly two decades without doing so, the Department of Justice announced on Thursday. Attorney General William Barr directed the Bureau of Prisons to schedule the executions of five inmates convicted of murder and other crimes. The executions have been scheduled for December 2019 and January 2020. The department also announced a...

  • Philadelphia May 28, 2019

    Artist Looks to ‘Paint it Forward’ With CHOP

    Painter Susan Reiser and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Dr. Stephen Hunger talk about a unique art show raising money for CHOP.

  • Donald Trump Apr 24, 2019

    Hillary Clinton: Mueller Report Is Beginning, Not the End

    Special counsel Robert Mueller’s report is only the beginning of a reckoning on election meddling, not the end, and “raises some serious questions,” Hillary Clinton said Tuesday. The former Democratic presidential candidate stopped short of calling for immediate impeachment proceedings, however, and said Congress should instead conduct a serious analysis of whether President Donald Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors....

  • Ohio Apr 16, 2019

    Determined Marine Vet Crawls to Boston Marathon Finish Line

    When a Marine veteran collapsed near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, he kept pushing forward and crawled to the very end in honor of his fallen comrades. Tens of thousands of marathoners from around the world participated in the iconic marathon on Monday, but Micha Herndon’s race to the finish melted the hearts of the Internet and earned...

  • European Union Apr 6, 2019

    UK’s May Concedes Brexit Deal Won’t Pass ‘in Near Future’

    British Prime Minister Theresa May acknowledged that the government’s strategies to get her Brexit deal approved in Parliament failed, saying Saturday there’s little prospect lawmakers will back the thrice-rejected divorce agreement “in the near future.” With the U.K. once again days away from a deadline for leaving the European Union, May pressured opposition lawmakers to help her find a compromise...

  • Donald Trump Mar 13, 2019

    Howard Schultz Offers Vision for an Independent Presidency

    Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz on Wednesday offered his vision for what an independent presidency could look like, even though he still hasn’t decided whether to enter the White House race himself. In a speech at Miami Dade College, Schultz laid out his plans for protecting democracy and free enterprise and sought to show how a president elected outside the...

  • Donald Trump Feb 4, 2019

    Trump Campaign Takes Steps to Prevent a Challenge Within GOP

    Worried about a potential Republican primary challenge, President Donald Trump’s campaign has launched a state-by-state effort to prevent an intraparty fight that could spill over into the general-election campaign. The nascent initiative has been an intense focus in recent weeks and includes taking steps to change state party rules, crowd out potential rivals and quell any early signs of opposition...

  • CHICAGO Jan 19, 2019

    Source: Eagles Do Right by Nick Foles, Give Him $1 Million Bonus

    There’s normally no rounding up when a player falls just short of a threshold for a bonus. Nick Foles is not a normal case. By Dave Zangaro 

  • nfl Jan 15, 2019

    Doug Pederson Ends Speculation About Carson Wentz’s Future

    Coach Doug Pederson turned down the heat on the notion that the Eagles have any sort of quarterback controversy. By Reuben Frank

  • NBCUniversal Inc. Jan 15, 2019

    Foles, Wentz Talk Future as Eagles Clean Out Lockers

    The Eagles season ended in heartbreak in New Orleans Sunday. On Monday, the birds emptied their lockers. Much of the focus was on quarterbacks Nick Foles and Carson Wentz who both addressed their futures.

  • NBC Dec 31, 2018

    Women’s March Canceled in Northern California After Diversity Concerns

    Organizers of an annual Women’s March in Eureka, Humboldt County, California said they won’t be holding the event on Jan. 19 after concerns were raised by organizers that it’s “participants” were “overwhelmingly white.”

  • Donald Trump Oct 10, 2018

    Trump Jokes About Impeachment on the Campaign Trail

    President Donald Trump joked about talk of impeaching him and Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh during a campaign rally on Tuesday night, NBC News reported. “The Democrats are even talking about doing really bad things now to Justice Kavanaugh,” Trump said. “Last week, they were saying, ‘We’ll impeach.’ … I have to go first, right? Don’t I? — Even though...

  • NBCUniversal Inc. Sep 4, 2018

    Chaotic Start to Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing

    It was a chaotic start to the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh with protesters in the audience. We take a look at the highlights from the first day and also hear from Delaware senator Chris Coons about what he plans to ask Kavanaugh.

  • Philadelphia Jul 5, 2018

    Cab Driver Killed at Holiday Party

    An off-duty cab driver was killed at a Fourth of July party where an off-duty officer was also injured. Michael Boateng was 24 and had a 6-year-old daughter. Now, Philadelphia police are asking anyone with information to come forward.

  • Philadelphia Jun 6, 2018

    Eagles Coach Was ‘Looking Forward’ to White House Honor

    In the aftermath of President Donald Trump canceling the Eagles White House Super Bowl celebration, head coach Doug Pederson is trying to focus on practice, not the controversy.

  • United States Feb 21, 2018

    US Women Beat Canada for First Olympic Hockey Gold Since 1998

    Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson skated slowly back and forth toward the net, showing forehand, then leaning quickly to the left to fake a backhand that pulled Canadian goalie Shannon Szabados out of the crease. On the sport’s biggest stage, against the Americans’ greatest rival, with all her teammates leaning eagerly over the boards watching her every move, the three-time Olympian came back...

  • Israel Apr 1, 2018

    Israel Rejects Calls for Inquiry Into Gaza Violence

    Israel’s defense minister on Sunday rejected international calls for an investigation into deadly violence along Gaza’s border with Israel, saying troops acted appropriately and fired only at Palestinian protesters who posed a threat. Fifteen Palestinians were killed and over 700 wounded in Friday’s violence near the Israeli border, according to Palestinian health officials. It was the area’s deadliest violence since...

  • Israel Mar 31, 2018

    Israeli Says It Will Expand Response If Gaza Clashes Go On

    Israel will target “terror organizations” in Gaza if violence along the territory’s border with Israel drags on, the chief military spokesman warned Saturday, a day after thousands of Palestinians staged protests near the border fence. The mass marches were led by Gaza’s ruling Hamas group and touted as the launch of a six-week-long protest campaign. Palestinian health officials said 15...

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