A group of bipartisan attorneys general from 51 states and territories on Friday wrote to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos urging the Department of Education automatically forgive the student loan debt of eligible veterans who became disabled through their military service.
It took Facebook more than a day to downgrade a doctored video making Nancy Pelosi look like she was slurring her words — and the video itself remains on the site, with copycats proliferating.
Proposed changes to a Forest Service program that trains low-income, rural students how to respond to national emergencies could impact more than 1,000 jobs in several states including Virginia.
Major laws that the 116th Congress has passed include reopening the government following the shutdown, a bipartisan public lands measure and changes to Medicaid.
A video altered to make House Speaker Nancy Pelosi appear impaired made the rounds on social media and major digital platforms in recent days.
Bipartisan lawmakers in the House and Senate introduced legislation aimed at providing congressional oversight of the Trump administration’s diplomatic efforts with North Korea.
A Department of Veterans Affairs employee was charged this week for allegedly recording multiple women without their knowledge in a restroom at the department’s headquarters near the White House, according to court documents.
A bill to crack down on unwanted robocalls sailed through the Senate on Thursday, adding to a push by Congress to defeat the growing problem of phone scams and nuisance calls.
A federal grand jury in Manhattan indicted celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti on Wednesday in two alleged schemes, charging him with fraud and aggravated identity theft involving his former client, Stormy Daniels, and with attempting to extort more than $20 million from sportswear giant Nike.
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson faced questioning from congressional Democrats on a range of topics and policies, often getting defensive or confused.
The House Judiciary Committee subpoenaed the former White House officials for documents and testimony, setting the stage for another clash with the Trump administration over former officials appearing before Congress.
Count Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Elizabeth Warren among the viewers disappointed by Game of Thrones’ series conclusion.
“Our subpoenas are not optional,” committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said at Tuesday’s hearing. “Mr. McGahn has a legal obligation to be here for his scheduled appearance.”
U.S. F-22 stealth jets intercepted four Russian bombers and two Russian Su-35 fighter jets off the coast of Alaska on Monday, according to a statement from NORAD.
President Donald Trump on Sunday ratcheted up his rhetoric toward Iran, warning that a fight with the United States would “be the official end of Iran.”
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