Mitch McConnell to meet with 9/11 first responders
Mitch McConnell to meet with 9/11 first responders

By Sunlen Serfaty, CNN Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will sit down Tuesday with 9/11 first responders on Capitol Hill, following comedian Jon Stewart's high-profile criticism of Congress and his plea for the...

2 hrs 20 mins ago
Betsy DeVos faces new lawsuit over student debt forgiveness
Betsy DeVos faces new lawsuit over student debt forgiveness

By Katie Lobosco, CNN Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is facing another lawsuit over the department's loan forgiveness program aimed at helping defrauded students.

19 mins ago
Stars come out to perform in play based on Mueller report
Stars come out to perform in play based on Mueller report

By Kate Sullivan and Paul LeBlanc, CNN A collection of stars participated in the telling of a political drama filled with intrigue, foreign adversaries and dreams of power.

17 hrs 35 mins ago
Agriculture Secretary Perdue on climate crisis: 'It rained yesterday, it's a nice pretty day today'
Agriculture Secretary Perdue on climate crisis: 'It rained yesterday, it's a nice pretty day today'

By Kate Sullivan and Vanessa Yurkevich, CNN Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue cited weather patterns and said "it rained yesterday, it's a nice pretty day today" when asked about the cause of the global climate crisis...

34 mins ago
Agriculture secretary: Farmers 'are one of the casualties' of Trump's trade war
Agriculture secretary: Farmers 'are one of the casualties' of Trump's trade war

By Katie Lobosco and Vanessa Yurkevich, CNN Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue acknowledged this week that farmers are getting hurt by President Donald Trump's trade war, but expressed optimism that a deal would be...

34 mins ago
Iran accuses US of lying about wanting to resume talks
Iran accuses US of lying about wanting to resume talks

By Sheena McKenzie and Bethlehem Feleke, CNN Iran accused the United States Tuesday of lying about wanting to resume talks between the two countries in the wake of new sanctions imposed by President Donald Trump earlier...

3 hrs 35 mins ago
Here's what you need to know about the US-Iran crisis
Here's what you need to know about the US-Iran crisis

By Bianca Britton, CNN Tensions between the US and Iran are at their highest level in years after Tehran shot down an American drone last Thursday.

1 hr 20 mins ago
In Supreme Court census case, it's Roberts v. Roberts
In Supreme Court census case, it's Roberts v. Roberts

Analysis by Ronald Brownstein Two of Chief Justice John Roberts' top priorities are on a collision course as the Supreme Court nears a pivotal decision this week on the Trump administration's design for the 2020...

2 hrs 20 mins ago
No Iran strikes, but Trump's sanctions play still risks war
No Iran strikes, but Trump's sanctions play still risks war

Analysis by Stephen Collinson, CNN President Donald Trump balked at greenlighting a "cocked and loaded" military strike on Iran last week, but by tightening an already choking sanctions squeeze on the bitter US foe he...

7 hrs 5 mins ago
How 2020 Democrats are preparing for the first debate
How 2020 Democrats are preparing for the first debate

By Dan Merica, Jeff Zeleny and Greg Krieg, CNN Democratic presidential candidates will descend on Miami this week for the first pair of debates with many hoping to do what only few so far have achieved: score a breakout...

2 hrs 20 mins ago
Kamala Harris endorsed by Rep. William Lacy Clay
Kamala Harris endorsed by Rep. William Lacy Clay

By Kyung Lah, CNN Sen. Kamala Harris of California has added a fourth Congressional Black Caucus member to her list of endorsements from its influential members: Rep. William Lacy Clay.

3 hrs 5 mins ago
House Dems say they've found more political motivation for citizenship question
House Dems say they've found more political motivation for citizenship question

By Lauren Fox and Gregory Wallace, CNN Democratic lawmakers believe they have uncovered another example of previously-hidden political calculus driving the Trump administration's decision to include a question about...

3 hrs 19 mins ago
In Navy Seal Eddie Gallagher's murder trial, expert couldn't conclude that victim was stabbed
In Navy Seal Eddie Gallagher's murder trial, expert couldn't conclude that victim was stabbed

By Dan Simon and Jack Hannah, CNN Jurors in the murder trial of Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher heard from NCIS investigators and forensics and pathology experts on Monday.

6 hrs 20 mins ago
Trump considering a visit to Korean DMZ
Trump considering a visit to Korean DMZ

By Yoonjung Seo and Joshua Berlinger, CNN President Donald Trump is considering a visit to the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea during his scheduled trip to Seoul, South Korea, after the G-20 summit,...

9 hrs 5 mins ago
House Dems to consider potential changes to border bill after 'very tense' meeting
House Dems to consider potential changes to border bill after 'very tense' meeting

By Ashley Killough and Manu Raju, CNN House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is working furiously to push through a multibillion-dollar border funding package amid Democratic infighting over whether the leadership is employing the...

10 hrs 20 mins ago
Trump accuser says alleged sexual assault mirrored 'Access Hollywood' claims
Trump accuser says alleged sexual assault mirrored 'Access Hollywood' claims

By Devan Cole, CNN A woman who recently accused Donald Trump of sexually assaulting her in the mid-1990s said Monday that Trump's boasts on the infamous 2005 "Access Hollywood" video about being able to grope women...

21 hrs 50 mins ago
Trump won't reveal his confidence level in FBI Director Chris Wray
Trump won't reveal his confidence level in FBI Director Chris Wray

By Maegan Vazquez, CNN President Donald Trump wouldn't reveal his level of confidence in FBI Director Christopher Wray, who has found himself on the opposite side of the White House when it comes to the investigation...

11 hrs 5 mins ago
The facts behind Trump's push for the Fed to cut rates
The facts behind Trump's push for the Fed to cut rates

By Donna Borak, CNN President Donald Trump renewed his criticism of the Federal Reserve on Monday, tweeting that its decision not to cut interest rates is undermining the US economy and that the central bank is acting like...

11 hrs 5 mins ago
Trump believes he doesn't need congressional approval to strike Iran
Trump believes he doesn't need congressional approval to strike Iran

By Nikki Carvajal and Paul LeBlanc, CNN President Donald Trump doesn't believe he needs congressional approval to make a military strike against Iran, but he likes "the idea of keeping Congress abreast."

12 hrs 35 mins ago
Democrats may filibuster defense bill to force vote on Iran
Democrats may filibuster defense bill to force vote on Iran

By Ted Barrett, CNN Senate Democrats are weighing whether to filibuster the annual defense policy bill that is on the floor this week to try to force a vote on an amendment that would require President Donald Trump to get...

11 hrs 35 mins ago
White House says Kellyanne Conway won't show up to Hatch Act hearing
White House says Kellyanne Conway won't show up to Hatch Act hearing

By Manu Raju and Jim Acosta, CNN White House lawyers told the House Oversight Committee on Monday that senior counselor Kellyanne Conway will not appear at a hearing on Wednesday after a federal agency said earlier this...

12 hrs 5 mins ago
US moves 249 migrant children from Texas facility after reports of poor conditions
US moves 249 migrant children from Texas facility after reports of poor conditions

By Paul LeBlanc and Priscilla Alvarez, CNN Nearly 250 migrant children who were held at a Customs and Border Protection facility in Clint, Texas, will be shifted into the Department of Health and Human Services'...

11 hrs 50 mins ago
READ: White House counsel says Kellyanne Conway won't testify before Congress
READ: White House counsel says Kellyanne Conway won't testify before Congress

null White House lawyer Pat Cipollone told the House Oversight Committee on Monday that senior counselor Kellyanne Conway will not appear at a hearing on Wednesday after a federal agency said earlier this month that Conway...

11 hrs 50 mins ago
Tiffany Cabán's longshot campaign takes aim at the same powerful Democrats Ocasio-Cortez shocked
Tiffany Cabán's longshot campaign takes aim at the same powerful Democrats Ocasio-Cortez shocked

By Gregory Krieg, CNN The fight over the future of progressive politics in the era of Donald Trump will take center stage on Tuesday in New York's Queens county, home to 2.3 million people and a captivating intraparty...

14 hrs 35 mins ago
Judge releases court details that show speed, scope of Mueller investigation following CNN request
Judge releases court details that show speed, scope of Mueller investigation following CNN request

By Katelyn Polantz, CNN At the request of CNN, a federal judge in Washington on Monday released about 230 pages of data from the court showing new details about the scope and speed of Robert Mueller's investigation.

12 hrs 20 mins ago
Susan Collins had a very bad day today
Susan Collins had a very bad day today

Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large Ever since Susan Collins cast the deciding vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court last October, Democrats have pledged that they will beat the long-serving...

12 hrs 50 mins ago
Washington Post: Puerto Rico might not get $600 million in aid until September despite new law
Washington Post: Puerto Rico might not get $600 million in aid until September despite new law

By Faris Bseiso, CNN The Trump administration has not sent $600 million in emergency food stamp aid to Puerto Rico two weeks after President Donald Trump approved the funds, and the US territory does not expect to receive...

13 hrs 50 mins ago
Trump announces 'hard-hitting' new sanctions against Iran
Trump announces 'hard-hitting' new sanctions against Iran

By Nicole Gaouette, Donna Borak and Noah Gray, CNN President Donald Trump announced new sanctions against Iran Monday in part to retaliate after the downing of a US drone last week, with the punitive measures set to target...

20 hrs 5 mins ago
Trump says Obamacare 'works at least adequately now' after trying to dismantle it
Trump says Obamacare 'works at least adequately now' after trying to dismantle it

By Maegan Vazquez and Tami Luhby, CNN In the last three months, President Donald Trump has called Obamacare a "disaster," a "catastrophe" and something that just "doesn't work." But on Monday, he conceded, it's...

14 hrs 35 mins ago
Michael Flynn appears in court with new lawyers, continues to cooperate with feds
Michael Flynn appears in court with new lawyers, continues to cooperate with feds

By Katelyn Polantz, CNN Michael Flynn is still cooperating with the Justice Department, and it will delay his sentencing for another several months.

15 hrs 5 mins ago