Democrat O’Rourke presidential bid draws $6.1 million in first 24 hours

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Beto O’Rourke raised more than $6.1 million within 24 hours of announcing his candidacy for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, his campaign said on Monday, highlighting... Read more »

A little love on the campaign trail – Rosario Dawson dating Cory Booker

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actress Rosario Dawson, whose film credits include “Rent” and “Men in Black II,” has confirmed reports she is dating U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Cory... Read more »

A little love on the campaign trail – Rosario Dawson dating Cory Booker

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actress Rosario Dawson, whose film credits include “Rent” and “Men in Black II,” has confirmed reports she is dating U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Cory... Read more »

Senator McSally, an Air Force veteran, says she was raped by a superior officer

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Martha McSally, the first female combat pilot in the U.S. Air Force, said on Wednesday she had been raped by a superior officer but... Read more »

Trump to nominate federal prosecutor Jessie Liu for No. 3 Justice Department post

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump plans to nominate Jessie Liu, the current U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia, to serve in the third-ranking post at the Justice... Read more »

Joe Biden says will decide soon whether to run for presidency

Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is seen during the annual Munich Security Conference in Munich, Germany February 16, 2019. REUTERS/Andreas Gebert MUNICH (Reuters) – Former U.S. Vice President... Read more »

Ex-acting FBI chief says probe of Trump began after Comey firing: CBS

FILE PHOTO: Andrew McCabe announces the results of the national health care fraud takedown during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, U.S., July 13, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron... Read more »

Senate panel delays vote on nominee to lead immigration agency

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate Homeland Security Committee postponed a vote on Wednesday on whether to approve Ronald Vitiello, President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the U.S. Immigration... Read more »

U.S. lawmakers cautiously optimistic on tentative deal to avoid shutdown

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. congressional negotiators on Tuesday were hopeful lawmakers would pass a deal to avert another partial government shutdown, even as it remained unclear whether Republican President... Read more »

Wounded ex-U.S. Rep. Gifford’s husband to run for U.S. Senate

FILE PHOTO: Former U.S. Representative Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) joins her husband retired U.S. astronaut Mark Kelly in addressing reporters about the deadly shootings in Las Vegas, from a lectern... Read more »