Republicans are wrestling with whether the political risk of supporting Roy S. Moore, the Senate candidate from Alabama, is worth helping maintain a majority in the Senate. Moore is accused of sexual misconduct with minors.
A day after President Donald Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Trump is going back on comments he made during their joint press conference regarding Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.
During the summit in Helsinki, a reporter asked President Trump about United States agencies concluding that Russia meddling in the U.S. 2016 presidential election. Trump revealed that Vladimir Putin strongly denied interference in their talks.
President Trump accused fellow NATO ally Germany of being "captive to Russia" because of the payments it makes to Moscow for energy. Trump said the payments make it harder for the U.S. to defend Germany from Russia.
President Donald Trump nominated Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on Monday night. Born in Washington, D.C., Kavanaugh has served as a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit since 2006.
With a 5-4 vote Tuesday, the Supreme Court upheld Trump's most recent travel ban, which the president called a "tremendous victory." The travel ban restricts entry into the U.S. from seven countries, five of which have a Muslim majority population.
Following President Trump callling for depriving undocumented immigrants of due process rights, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders tells reporters on June 25, 2018 that immigrants can receive due process without seeing a judge.