RALEIGH, N.C. — The political operative at the center of an election fraud scandal that has engulfed a North Carolina congressional race was arrested Wednesday on charges of illegal ballot handling and conspiracy. Four people working for him were
Feb 27, 2019 at 4:13 PM
WASHINGTON — In a damning depiction of Donald Trump, the president’s former lawyer on Wednesday cast him as a racist and conman who used his inner circle to cover up politically damaging allegations about sex and lied about his business interests
Feb 27, 2019 at 3:59 PM
A bill seeking to ban abortions from the point a fetal heartbeat is detected gained the House Health Committee’s approval Tuesday, and it now appears destined to pass the Tennessee House of Representatives in the coming weeks.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee was 17 when he joined the Kappa Alpha fraternity at Auburn University, which every spring held an “Old South” party where he and other members dressed in Confederate uniforms.
HOUSTON — Months after the Trump administration announced an end to its widescale separation of migrant parents and children, the policy remains a heated issue in the courts and at the border as critics contend the government is still needlessly
Feb 21, 2019 at 8:30 AM
WASHINGTON — House Democrats are preparing to take a defiant stance against President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration seeking to fund his Southwest border wall without congressional approval.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California and 15 other states filed a lawsuit Monday against President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — President Donald Trump is prepared to issue the first veto of his term if Congress votes to disapprove his declaration of a national emergency along the U.S.-Mexico border, a top White House adviser said on Sunday.
According to a recent poll from Sandbar Solar, a solar installation company, only 47 percent of Tennesseans surveyed said they were prepared to make lifestyle changes to curb or stop the effects of climate change.
WASHINGTON — What is happening to the Democrats?
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump plans to spend about $8 billion on border barriers, far more than Congress has given him for that purpose.
WASHINGTON — Battling with one branch of government and opening a new confrontation with another, President Donald Trump announced Friday he was declaring a national emergency to fulfill his pledge to construct a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Updated Feb 15, 2019 at 12:12 PM
WASHINGTON — If President Donald Trump declares an emergency to build the wall with Mexico, he still needs money to pay for it. And shifting money from other accounts to deliver the $5.7 billion he wants is not without political problems.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump isn’t showing his hand yet. But with little Washington appetite for another shutdown, he’s expected to grudgingly accept an agreement that would keep the government open but provide just a fraction of the money
Feb 13, 2019 at 2:28 PM
The experiences of people of color in Appalachia are often overlooked in many historical discussions about the region, which usually focus on the Scotch-Irish settlers who came to define understandings of contemporary mainstream Appalachian culture.