ABC News can confirm that the Trump "family member" referenced in the Inspector General report who had a friendship with dossier author Chris Steele, was Ivanka. She met him in 2007 at a dinner in London when he was still working for MI6. read more
The U.S. government deficit spiked 12 percent to $342 billion during the first two months of fiscal year 2020, according to data from the Congressional Budget Office. read more
A long-awaited Justice Department inspector general's report examining the FBI's investigation into possible coordination between President Trump's 2016 campaign and Russia rebuts some of conservatives' most sensational allegations about the case -- including that top FBI officials were motivated by political bias and illegally spied on Trump advisers -- but finds serious faults in other areas. read more
Former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley said in an interview released this week that the man who killed black parishoners at a church in her state "hijacked" the meaning of the Confederate battle flag for people who felt it meant "sacrifice and heritage." Haley, in an interview with conservative radio host Glenn Beck, revisited the conversation around her decision in 2015 to remove the Confederate battle flag from the South Carolina statehouse after the shooting at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina. Haley was widely praised for removing the flag.
President Trump proposes to mitigate the effects of his incompetently executed trade war by expanding that trade war.