'Aberration': New Orleans Starts Tearing Down Confederate Monuments
Workers removed one monument that commemorates whites who tried to topple a biracial post-Civil War government in New Orleans.
Countdown to Shutdown: Trump, Congress on Collision Course
Congress' return runs up against the threat of a government shutdown and a president eagerly looking for victories by his 100th day in office.
China Calls for 'Restraint' on North Korea in Call With Trump
China's Xi Jinping called for restraint when dealing with North Korea in a phone call with Trump as the USS Carl Vinson arrived in the region.
Nikki Haley to N. Korea: 'Don't Give Us a Reason' to Fight
Jim Mattis made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan three days after a Taliban attack on an army base there that killed at least 100 people.
Revolution: Outsiders Smash Through French Politics
Voters face the starkest choice: Macron's vision of a tolerant France in the EU against far-right Le Pen's "French-first" anti-immigration stance.
Mattis in Surprise Visit to Assess America's Longest War
The top U.S. commander in the country has said he thinks the war is at a "stalemate" and suggested thousands more troops are needed to turn the tide.
New Roger Stone Documentary Reveals Trump's Man
'I revel in your hatred,' one-time Trump adviser Roger Stone declares in the new Netflix documentary.
Can Bernie Save the Democrats?
Whether each of them likes it or not, the Democratic party and Sanders will need each other to survive in Donald Trump's America.
How to Care for Your Aged Parents — Without Going Broke
Part one of this NBC News series about how to care for aging parents discusses the various living accommodations available for seniors.
25 Years After Riots, How Los Angeles Has Changed
What has changed in Los Angeles since riots tore the city apart 25 years ago this week? Jason Kandel looks at what has happened since the violence.
France urged to reject Le Pen in presidential vote run-off - CNN
CNNFrance urged to reject Le Pen in presidential vote run-offCNN(CNN) France's defeated political establishment has begun to rally against the far-right leader Marine Le Pen as she goes head-to-head against political novice Emmanuel Macron in the final race for the French presidency. As Le Pen celeb...
A short history of presidents' complicated relationship with the 100-day milestone - Washington Post
Washington PostA short history of presidents' complicated relationship with the 100-day milestoneWashington PostOn Friday morning, Donald Trump had something to say about his first 100 days. In a tweet, he wrote "no matter how much I accomplish during the ridiculous standard of the first 100 days, &...
The first brick hasn't been set, and Trump's border wall is already going south on him - Washington Post
Washington PostThe first brick hasn't been set, and Trump's border wall is already going south on himWashington PostMexico won't pay for it. Democrats hate it. Border-state Republicans don't like it. Congressional Republican leaders would rather not undertake it. There could be an avoidable governme...
North Korea has detained a US citizen, potentially raising tensions - Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles TimesNorth Korea has detained a US citizen, potentially raising tensionsLos Angeles TimesNorth Korean authorities have reportedly detained a U.S. citizen, raising the total number of Americans known to be held in North Korea to three and potentially deepening animosities between Washingt...
Marine Le Pen: Islamism Has Declared War On Our Nation, On Reason, On Civilisation - Breitbart News
Breitbart NewsMarine Le Pen: Islamism Has Declared War On Our Nation, On Reason, On CivilisationBreitbart NewsFrench presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has denounced radical Islam as “a monstrous totalitarian ideology that has declared war on our nation, on reason, on civilisation,” after a deadly...
Why President Trump is probably right about the 'ridiculous standard' of the first 100 days - Washington Post
Washington PostWhy President Trump is probably right about the 'ridiculous standard' of the first 100 daysWashington PostThe date was July 24, 1933. President Franklin D. Roosevelt was sitting behind a desk in the White House's Diplomatic Reception Room. To his left was a microphone, to his right a ...
South Korea faces political crisis, nuclear threat, economic fear and Trump's history lesson - Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles TimesSouth Korea faces political crisis, nuclear threat, economic fear and Trump's history lessonLos Angeles TimesIn recent months, South Korea has endured the arrest of its ousted former president, threats from a nuclear-armed neighbor and economic retaliation from its most important re...
Trump Adviser's Visit to Moscow Got the FBI's Attention - New York Times
New York TimesTrump Adviser's Visit to Moscow Got the FBI's AttentionNew York TimesCarter Page criticized American policies toward Russia at the New Economic School in Moscow in July, echoing the positions of President Vladimir V. Putin. Credit Anton Denisov/Sputnik, via Associated Press. WASHINGTON...
How 'Hire American' may do more harm than good to our economy - The Hill (blog)
The Hill (blog)How 'Hire American' may do more harm than good to our economyThe Hill (blog)This week, the White House issued an executive order targeting the H-1B visa program. These visas are available for jobs that require specific college level or professional level education. The executive order...
Trump blasts foreign worker program at company that pays below-average wages to foreign workers - Washington Post
Washington PostTrump blasts foreign worker program at company that pays below-average wages to foreign workersWashington PostThis story has been updated to include additional comment from Snap-on. Standing before an American flag made out of wrenches at a Wisconsin tools company, President Trump on ...