WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is doing something he rarely does: discussing the presumptive GOP presidential nominee, Donald Trump.
At the Capitol, the Kentucky Republican rarely comments on the ...Read more
Gary Johnson and Bill Weld may be the Ralph Naders of 2016, though it's not clear whether the casualty would be Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton.
Johnson and Weld, former Republican Governors, were tapped last weekend as ...Read more
The killing of an endangered western lowland gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden on Saturday after a child fell into the enclosure was a tragic event. Was there another way to go? Probably not at that moment. ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Two Republicans intimately familiar with Bill Kristol's efforts to recruit an independent presidential candidate to challenge Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have told Bloomberg Politics that the person ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Library of Congress has agreed to pay a former military prosecutor $100,000 and change his personnel records to resolve his complaint that he was fired improperly for criticizing the military commission ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Several top contenders for a "Never Trump" nomination continued to insist Tuesday that they were not interested, but that hasn't dampened growing speculation that a third party candidate will materialize ...Read more
If Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer, a season for frivolity, it could also mean several months of postponing some serious decision-making as we focus on the great outdoors, crab feasts, family reunions and...Read more
For someone who claims he can change the world overnight -- stop wars, illegal immigration, Muslims and trade deals -- Donald Trump has been as slow as sludge in accounting for the money he bragged about raising for ...Read more
Tales of My Large, Loud, Spiritual FamilyKatherine Agranovich
When Katherine hypnotizes her daughter Jessica to pass a math quiz, the teenager reports seeing two angels who give her sage advice. With that, the gates of consciousness fly open and the realm of spirit bursts through, propelling the Agranovich clan on a rollercoaster ride full of mystical ...
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump repeatedly lashed out at the media, conservative opponents and Republican foes in a testy news conference Tuesday that he had called to answer criticism over his contributions to veterans' ...Read more
With the Democratic primaries grinding to a bitter end, I have suggestions for both Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders supporters that neither will like.
First, my advice to Clinton supporters: Don't try to drum Sanders ...Read more
Whom are you going to believe, Donald Trump or your own lying eyes?
Trump is hoping the answer is Trump.
At an event in Fresno on Friday, the presumptive Republican nominee had the gall to declare that Californias severe...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump hired his national political director, Rick Wiley, without ever having a conversation with him.
He fired him the same way.
The two men never had a single phone call, or traded emails, because ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- If you like contentious, insult-laced news conferences, you'll be in luck should Donald Trump ascend to the White House, the likely Republican president nominee acknowledged Tuesday.
Speaking to reporters ...Read more
A Facebook post from an author I admire caught my eye over the weekend for the ways it touched on mean girl culture.
Michelle Icard, author of "Middle School Makeover: Improving the Way You and Your Child Experience the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Senate hopeful Alan Grayson quietly married fiancee Dena Minning over the Memorial Day holiday weekend in Florida.
"Rep. Alan Grayson and his wife Dr. Dena Grayson had a small, private wedding ceremony ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- After carefully avoiding any involvement in the Democratic presidential primary, California Gov. Jerry Brown dropped his neutrality -- and looked past his bitter history with the Clintons -- to endorse ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- For those of us with a certain political bent and background, this is the most depressing moment of all. The best of the GOP -- Marco Rubio and Paul Ryan, the intellectually serious reformicons who have ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump looked like a fool and a fraud on Sunday. But what else is new?
Even the most ardent Trumpistas would have to admit that Trump's appearance at the annual Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally was, as...Read more
You want to know why people often laugh at animal rights activists? It's because those extremists have no idea of what the real world is like. Their sense of reality is warped.
Case in point: The gorilla who was shot at ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court refused on Tuesday to hear a union's challenge to a bankruptcy ruling that cut health and pension benefits for workers at the Atlantic City, N.J., casino founded and formerly owned by Donald...Read more