WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump could build a border wall with Mexico through the U.S. budget process. Trump's transition team has told House GOP leaders in private meetings they'd like the US to pay for the ...

Matthew Dowd, a former strategist to President George W. Bush, is considering mounting an independent run against Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), according to the The Texas Tribune. Dowd, who is an ABC News analyst, said that ...

Midway through a Senate committee hearing on foreign cyberthreats Thursday, Sen. Tim Kaine took a moment to settle a score against an old nemesis — retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn. Kaine (D-Va.), the Democratic ...

Stop us if you've heard this one before: An American election is upended by cyber shenanigans from Eastern Europe, thus propelling an unqualified candidate to the top of the polls.   No, we're not talking about the ...

It's the circle of life, guys: Bernie Sanders printed a Donald Trump tweet on a poster board and brought it to the Senate floor, so the internet is making weird memes out of it. Sanders used the big, big printout to ...

Bernie Sanders spoke on the Senate floor on Wednesday to urge Donald Trump to veto any cuts to Social Security, Medicare or Medicaid—and used one of the President-elect’s own tweets to prove his point. As lawmakers ...

Dhoni and Kohli have a good camaraderie between themselves as they form the crux of India’s batting. (PTI) As Team India limited-overs captain MS Dhoni stepped down from the captaincy post, it’s quite clear that ...

KYIV —  Ukraine indicated on Wednesday it would bar French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen from entering the country after comments she made that appeared to legitimize Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014. ...

Healthcare for millions of Americans is in jeopardy, and Senator Bernie Sanders is fighting back with one beautiful, foam core poster. Senator Sanders came to the Senate floor on Wednesday dragging a "yuge" poster ...

This "Breaking Bad" star insists he didn’t break any rules. Actor-turned politician Steven Michael Quezada is fighting back after his opponent in the race for County Commissioner of Bernalillo County's District 2 in ...

Outgoing US President Barack Obama's recent foreign policy moves reflect the collapse of his party and failure of its presidential candidate, Daniel McAdams, political analyst and executive director of the Ron Paul ...

France's far-right leader Marine Le Pen has outlined plans for France to leave the euro should she win this year's presidential election. But she proposed Europe could return to a parallel Ecu-like common unit in a bid ...

In a stunning reversal, Mexico's president said today that an official who resigned four months ago in the wake of then-presidential candidate Donald Trump's visit to Mexico would now head the country's secretary of ...

Russian President Vladimir Putin is the true winner of the U.S. 2016 presidential election. His interests have clearly been served infinitely more than those of the American people and those of either candidate. While ...

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin apologized to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in a Facebook post Tuesday, soon after the latter’s interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity was aired. The former vice ...

Preparing for years of potentially exhaustive legal battles with the federal government, California’s State Legislature announced Wednesday it had hired Eric Holder, President Barack Obama’s former attorney general ...

It’s too early to determine a favorite to be the 49ers’ next head coach, but there’s no question about their most intriguing candidate. He’s younger than five players on their roster and has a close connection ...

Sen. Bernie Sanders haunted Donald Trump and Republicans with the ghost of Twitter past on Wednesday. The Vermont senator printed an oversized tweet of Trump's to use as a visual aid during the Senate's debate over ...

Ya know, if we'd been forced to guess a theme for 2017, it almost certainly wouldn't have been "orange semi-literate throwbacks to bygone decades undermining our national security goals," and yet, here we are. First, ...

The Oakland Raiders (12-4) return to the postseason for the first time in 14 years was supposed to be treated with more hope and fanfare. They had an MVP candidate in quarterback Derek Carr leading one of the ...