03302020What's Hot:

Trump approves Michigan disaster declaration after war of words with governor

Governors across the country, including Michigan’s Gretchen Whitmer, have repeatedly called on President Donald Trump to use the Defense Production Act. | David Eggert, File/AP Photo */ ]]> The White House approved Michigan’s [...]

Venezuelan Leader Maduro Is Charged in the U.S. With Drug Trafficking

Instead, the country was hit by the largest economic collapse in its history, a result of falling oil prices and years of economic mismanagement by the left-wing government. The country’s hospital system collapsed, triggering the exodus [...]

Coronavirus Helps Bring Down Kosovo’s Government, With Nudge From U.S.

BERLIN — The coronavirus crisis contributed for the first time to the collapse of a national government on Wednesday after a majority of lawmakers in Kosovo voted to bring down the country’s ruling coalition, following a political [...]

Red state governors buck Trump and stick with social distancing

Republican Gov. Larry Hogan of Maryland | Brian Witte/AP Photo By BRIANNA EHLEY 03/25/2020 12:30 PM EDT Updated: 03/25/2020 04:49 PM EDT */ ]]> Republican governors are following the advice of public health experts and embracing [...]

Coronavirus relief bill & our economic future: An interview with Nobel Economist Joe Stiglitz

Home News Coronavirus relief bill & our economic future: An interview with Nobel Economist Joe Stiglitz Cliff and I are pleased today to have Nobel Economist Joe Stiglitz as our guest, recorded just an hour ago giving his opinion on the [...]

Trump signals unity with Fauci amid talk of tension

President Donald Trump and Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute Of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images By QUINT FORGEY 03/24/2020 08:53 AM EDT Updated: 03/24/2020 03:21 PM EDT */ ]]> President [...]

Video Chat With the Taliban Keeps Afghan Peace Deal on Life Support

KABUL, Afghanistan — Balancing coronavirus concerns with fears that a painstakingly negotiated peace deal could fall apart, Afghan government officials met by videoconference on Sunday with Taliban delegates to discuss technical details [...]

Pelosi pushes forward with her own emergency coronavirus package

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi. | J. Scott Appelwhite/AP Photo */ ]]> Speaker Nancy Pelosi is hitting pause on bipartisan negotiations on a $ 1.6 trillion-plus emergency package in the Senate, saying the House will forge ahead [...]

Trump has scoreboard obsession. It hasn’t worked with coronavirus

*/ ]]> President Donald Trump is always keeping score. Sometimes it’s a simple brag — boasting about the highest State of the Union TV ratings in history, trumpeting that he appointed more judges than George Washington, inflating [...]

Bernie Sanders bats away campaign questions: ‘I’m dealing with a ‘f—ing global crisis’

Sen. Bernard Sanders of Vermont on Wednesday made clear that he didn’t want to entertain questions about a potential time frame for his ending his presidential campaign, saying he’s dealing with the expanding coronavirus outbreak. Mr. Sanders’ [...]