A federal judge has ordered a temporary injunction against the California law requiring presidential candidates to release their tax returns to secure a spot on the state's presidential primary ballot -- a law aimed at President Donald Trump, who has not released his tax returns.
Posted on: 19 September 2019 | 6:06 pm
The intelligence community inspector general suggested to the House Intelligence Committee Thursday that the controversial whistleblower complaint, which is at the center of a dispute between the director of national intelligence and Congress, raised concerns about multiple actions but would not say if those instances involved President Donald Trump, sources familiar with the closed-door briefing told CNN.
Posted on: 19 September 2019 | 5:46 pm
There have been 530 confirmed and probable cases of lung injury related to e-cigarettes as of September 17, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. That's 150 more than had been reported on September 11. There have been cases in 38 states and one US territory.
Posted on: 19 September 2019 | 5:42 pm
The White House and the Justice Department have advised the nation's top intelligence agency that the controversial complaint is outside intelligence activities as covered by laws governing intelligence whistleblowers, according to three sources familiar with the matter.
Posted on: 19 September 2019 | 5:30 pm
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is having a Ben Bernanke moment. He is trying to maintain confidence by insisting there is no risk of a recession, yet he's pursuing a policy of rate cuts at the same time.
Posted on: 19 September 2019 | 5:28 pm
New York Yankees pitcher Domingo Germán has been placed on administrative leave under Major League Baseball's and the MLB Players Association's joint domestic violence policy.
Posted on: 19 September 2019 | 5:12 pm
Last month, five Chicago teenagers were charged with first-degree murder after their alleged accomplice in an attempted burglary was fatally shot by the elderly homeowner.
Posted on: 19 September 2019 | 5:02 pm
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met Thursday afternoon with Missouri Republican Sen. Josh Hawley, one of Facebook's most vocal critics, to discuss data privacy and allegations of anti-conservative bias.
Posted on: 19 September 2019 | 4:45 pm
The House of Representatives on Thursday passed a bill to temporarily extend funding for the federal government and avert a shutdown at the end of the month.
Posted on: 19 September 2019 | 4:31 pm
The news that a whistleblower within the intelligence community filed a complaint about communications between President Donald Trump and a foreign leader shook an already-shaky political Washington on Wednesday night.
Posted on: 19 September 2019 | 4:28 pm