Trump Says He’s Declaring Emergency to Build Border Wall
"I am going to be signing a national emergency," Trump said from the Rose Garden, as he claimed illegal immigration marked "an invasion of our country."
McConnell Says Trump to Sign Border Deal, Declare Emergency
The president has said that move would give him power to divert money from other budget projects into wall building.
Justice Watchdog Advises FBI on How to Store Text Messages
The discovery of anti-Trump text messages led special counsel Robert Mueller to remove former FBI counterintelligence agent Peter Strzok from his team.
FBI Official Feared Russia Probe Would End After Comey Fired
McCabe said DOJ officials discussed bringing the Cabinet together to consider using the Constitution's 25th Amendment to remove Donald Trump from office.
Pence Urges Europe to Quit Iran Deal, Stop Busting Sanctions
Pence was critical of Britain, France and Germany for use of a new financial mechanism that U.S. officials believe is intended to keep the nuclear deal alive.
Egypt Lawmakers Approve Possible 3-Decade Rule by President
Egyptian lawmakers voted overwhelmingly Thursday to extend term limits for President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi until 2034 and enshrine the military in politics.
Some Washington Sheriffs Refuse to Enforce New Gun Laws
Sheriffs in a dozen Washington counties say they won't enforce the state's sweeping new restrictions on semi-automatic rifles pending more court rulings.
Trump Announces Campaign Rally Next Week in El Paso
President Donald Trump is holding his first campaign rally of the year next week in El Paso, city he's cited in arguing for his proposed border wall.
Texas Father Sues Son’s Classmates for Alleged Cyberbullying
It's the first lawsuit to invoke David's Law, named for a Texas high school student who killed himself in 2016 after being cyberbullied.
High Court Upholds Texting Suicide Manslaughter Conviction
Massachusetts' highest court has upheld the involuntary manslaughter conviction of a woman who encouraged her boyfriend to kill himself via text messaging.