Cruz, O'Rourke trade attacks during testy 1st Texas debate

DALLAS (AP) — Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Beto O'Rourke repeatedly traded barbs during a testy first debate Friday night, ...
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Mueller Probe's Fate Hinges On Rod Rosenstein Convincing Trump He Was Just Joking

The fate of special counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation could
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Sexual Assault Groups Stop Work With Senators Over Treatment Of Christine Blasey Ford

For two years, a task force of national sexual assault and domestic violence
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Pompeo: We will hold Iran accountable

Secretary of State makes clear US will take direct action against Tehran for any attacks.

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How sexual misconduct allegations against a Netanyahu spokesman are plaguing his U.S. ambassador

David Keyes denies the accusations by more than a dozen women. Either way, Israel’s man in Washington, Ron Dermer, is ...
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Abbas denies refusing talks with Israel

PA chairman denies US claims that the PA refused to enter peace talks with Israel, says he is ready for ...
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Manslaughter charge: Georgia officer shot fleeing black man

Manslaughter charge: Georgia officer shot fleeing black manATLANTA (AP) — A white Georgia police officer accused of fatally shooting a black man had only been on the job a year and a half. But during that time, he'd already earned one suspension for using his personal vehicle in a high-speed chase and — after a black resident complained to the police — parked outside his house, causing the resident to say he feared for his life.


US Fed: Deutsche Bank USA fails 'stress test'

US Fed: Deutsche Bank USA fails 'stress test'German banking giant Deutsche Bank’s American operations failed the US Federal Reserve’s annual stress test due to “widespread and critical deficiencies” in its risk management, the central bank said Thursday. The Fed gave a “conditional” pass to US investment behemoths Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, even though their capital backstops sank below required levels, since that was due to one-time charges tied to December’s tax cuts, officials said.