February 21, 2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders says he’s working for president in 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, whose insurgent 2016 presidential campaign reshaped Democratic politics, announced Tuesday that he is running for president in 2020.
February 21, 2019

The Latest: Another lawsuit filed against Trump border wall

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on lawsuits against the Trump administration over a border wall (all times local):
February 21, 2019

Here’s what Elizabeth Warren’s child care plan would mean for parents in Massachusetts and beyond

Sen. Elizabeth Warren released a plan this week to address one of the biggest rising costs for American families: Child care.
February 21, 2019

Feds: Coast Guard lieutenant compiled hit record of lawmakers

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Coast Guard lieutenant who was arrested last week is a “domestic terrorist” who drafted an email discussing biological attacks and had what appeared to be a hit list that included prominent Democrats and media figures, prosecutors said in court papers.
February 21, 2019

Trump orders creation of Space Force, however inside Air Force

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday directed the Pentagon to develop plans to create a new Space Force within the Air Force, accepting less than the full-fledged department he’d wanted.
February 21, 2019

U.S. says Alabama girl who joined Islamic State isn’t allowed again dwelling

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State group in Syria won’t be allowed to return to the United States with her toddler son because she is not an American citizen, the U.S. said on Wednesday. Her lawyer is challenging that claim.
February 21, 2019

Trump says he’s in no rush to see North Korea quit nukes

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he wants to see North Korea eventually give up its nuclear weapons program, but adds he’s not in any rush because U.S. relations with Pyongyang are good going into next week’s summit.
February 21, 2019

The Latest: Lawyer says girl who joined IS a US citizen

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State group in Syria and now wants to return to the U.S. with her child (all times local):
February 21, 2019

Trump the pundit handicaps 2020 Democratic contenders

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamala Harris had the best campaign roll-out. Amy Klobuchar’s snowy debut showed grit. Elizabeth Warren’s opening campaign video was a bit odd. Take it from an unlikely armchair pundit sizing up the 2020 Democratic field: President Donald Trump.
February 21, 2019

Elizabeth Warren got political advice from 50 Cent during her interview with James Corden

Sen. Elizabeth Warren and 50 Cent? Name a more iconic duo.The Massachusetts Democrat and 2020 presidential candidate shared the couch Tuesday night with the rapper — whose real name is Curtis Jackson — during her appearance on “The Late Late Show with James Corden.” And while Warren may not have gotten Jackson’s endorsement, she did get some advice from the 43-year-old on reaching young voters.