CNN - Latest Bannon says US locked in 'economic war' with China, slams White House colleagues 2017-08-16T23:48:15.000000000+00:00 Embattled White House chief strategist Steve Bannon declared in an interview published Wednesday that the US is at "economic war with China," promised aggressive trade actions against Beijing and said he is "fighting" other top White House aides "every day." Robert E. Lee's great-great grandson OK with Confederate statues coming down 2017-08-16T23:40:37.000000000+00:00 The great-great grandson of Gen. Robert E. Lee condemned last weekend's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia and said it might be "appropriate" for Confederate statues to be exhibited in a museum. US military leaders condemn racism after Charlottesville violence 2017-08-16T23:25:29.000000000+00:00 In a rare move, top commanders in the US military are speaking out in the wake of the deadly violence that erupted at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. New York Times editor testifies in Sarah Palin lawsuit 2017-08-16T23:19:26.000000000+00:00 Fielding questions from attorneys representing both Palin and his paper, Times editorial page editor James Bennet detailed the writing and research behind a piece that prompted the former Republican vice presidential candidate to take legal action. Actually, Robert E. Lee was against erecting Confederate memorials 2017-08-16T23:17:04.000000000+00:00 There's been much controversy in Charlottesville and beyond about preserving monuments to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. But if you had a chance to ask him, he'd most likely say, no thanks. Grace Mugabe asks for diplomatic immunity over alleged assault 2017-08-16T23:05:07.000000000+00:00 Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe is seeking diplomatic immunity over allegations of assault in South Africa. ACLU takes heat for its free-speech defense of white supremacist group 2017-08-16T22:59:12.000000000+00:00 Last weekend's deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, has put the American Civil Liberties Union on the defensive for representing the white supremacists and generated furious debate over First Amendment speech rights. House Democrats push to censure Trump over 'both sides' comments on Charlottesville 2017-08-16T22:56:23.000000000+00:00 Three House Democrats drafted a resolution to formally censure President Donald Trump for saying Tuesday that "both sides" shared responsibility for the violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that resulted in the death of Heather Heyer, a young woman protesting hate g... Cupp: Wow, does Trump have an awful opinion of his own voters 2017-08-16T22:39:33.000000000+00:00 In defending the alt-right protesters in Charlottesville, the President appears to be -- mistakenly -- conflating them with his base, says SE Cupp. He won't change direction until his voters tell him he's wrong, Blacks and whites see racism in the United States very, very differently 2017-08-16T22:38:43.000000000+00:00 How you see race in the United States can depend a lot on your own background.