June 26, 2019

Judge permits Democrats’ lawsuit towards Trump to proceed

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge ruled Tuesday that a lawsuit that accuses President Trump of profiting off the presidency in violation of the Constitution’s emoluments clause can move forward.
June 26, 2019

Lawmakers search to revoke Wounded Knee medals for US troopers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Advocates for Native Americans called Tuesday for Congress to revoke the Medals of Honor given to the U.S. soldiers who participated in the Wounded Knee massacre.
June 26, 2019

RMV head resigns over N.H. motorbike crash revelations

The head of the state’s Registry of Motor Vehicles resigned Tuesday following revelations that the West Springfield truck driver accused of killing seven motorcycle riders in New Hampshire on Friday had been charged with drunken driving in Connecticut in May, part of a long history of driving infractions.
June 26, 2019

House Democrats instructed they’re too centered on impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats convened privately Tuesday to discuss campaign issues and heard a sobering assessment: They’re seen as too focused on impeachment of President Donald Trump and voters are not hearing enough about their work on other issues.
June 26, 2019

7 methods Elizabeth Warren’s new plan would change how our elections work

Since entering the 2020 race for the Democratic presidential nomination, Elizabeth Warren has looked to stand out from the crowded field with a constant stream of policy proposals she says she would pursue, if elected.
June 26, 2019

Trump protocol chief out forward of main summit

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s chief of protocol, Sean Lawler, is leaving the administration ahead of Trump’s departure for the Group of 20 summit meeting in Japan.
June 26, 2019

Trump awards highest navy honor to Iraq War veteran

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday awarded the nation’s highest military honor to an Iraq War veteran who took on an insurgent stronghold and allowed members of his platoon to move to safety during heavy fighting in Fallujah.
June 26, 2019

Possible final result of Trump-Xi assembly: A truce in commerce conflict

WASHINGTON (AP) — American businesses are bracing for a painful escalation in President Donald Trump’s trade war with China.
June 26, 2019

The Latest: Acting Pentagon chief to attraction to NATO allies

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper’s trip to Europe (all times local):
June 26, 2019

‘Baby Trump’ blimp now a world traveler, rallying level

WASHINGTON (AP) — He was born in a London pub and now his clones are floating all over the U.S. — quite literally.