President Trump blamed Democratic lawmakers for a government shutdown Saturday, accusing them of “holding our Military hostage” over their demand that a short-term spending bill include protection for illegal immigrants brought to the country as children.
The government shut down midnight Friday after the Senate failed to reach a deal on a bill to fund the government despite furious, last-minute negotiations.
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday rejected an author’s accusations that he is mentally unfit for office and said his track record showed he is “a very stable genius.”
The U.S. Senate has paid out more than $1.45 million over the past 20 years to settle sexual harassment and discrimination cases, according to new data released by the chamber late Thursday.
NEW YORK -- A New York Army National Guard Soldier who died in a massive apartment house fire in the Bronx on Dec. 28, is being credited with saving four lives, rescuing people three times before he returned to the building and did not come out.
WASHINGTON — Special counsel Robert Mueller has recalled for questioning at least one participant in a controversial meeting with a Kremlin-connected Russian lawyer at Trump Tower in June 2016, and is looking into President Donald Trump's misleading claim last year that the discussion focused on adoption, rather than an offer to provide damaging information about Hillary Clinton.
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump signed Republicans’ massive $1.5 trillion tax overhaul into law on Friday, cementing the biggest legislative victory of his first year in office, and also approved a short-term spending bill that averts a possible government shutdown.