Tillerson’s Exxon violated Russia sanctions, Treasury says

Here's what you should know about U.S.-Russia business ties ExxonMobil blatantly violated U.S. sanctions on Russia when Secretary of State Rex Tillerson led the oil company, U.S. authorities alleged on Thursday. The Treasury Department slapped...

J. Dennis Hastert, Ex-House Speaker Who Admitted Sex Abuse, Leaves Prison

J. Dennis Hastert, the former speaker of the House of Representatives, was released from a federal prison on Monday and moved to a Chicago halfway house where he will serve the rest of his 15-month...

As Abbott launches ambitious special session, ill will flows between Straus, Patrick

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, Gov. Greg Abbott and House Speaker Joe Straus on the dais in the Texas House chamber for a ceremony memorializing the nation's veterans on May 27, 2017. Seven weeks after legislative...

Even Trump voters want the minimum wage raised

A story of struggle in the heartland Donna Coomer raised three children on a minimum-wage job and a lot of prayer. She thanks God daily that President Trump was elected. Her message to him is...

Garbiñe Muguruza Wins Wimbledon, Defeating Venus Williams

WIMBLEDON, England — After struggling with the burden of winning her first Grand Slam singles title, Garbiñe Muguruza now must cope with the reality of winning a second. She triumphed at Wimbledon on Saturday by...

Trump business sues over tax assessment for Florida golf course … again

Trump's property tax strategy hurts local governments President Trump's business is once again suing to lower the tax assessment on his golf club in Jupiter, Florida. Jupiter Golf Club, LLC, which is owned by the...

Beyonce’s Baby Photoshoots Aren’t The Problem, You Are

On Instagram, in the early hours of Friday morning, Beyoncé posted a picture with her newborn twins that was breathtaking. According to some people on Twitter, however, Beyoncé's baby photoshoots are attention-seeking nonsense and nothing...

Your Retirement Money Belongs in 3 Different Worlds

To make planning simple, divide your financial life into three parts: an emergency fund, your income sources and growth. Getty Images If you’re at or near retirement age, you’ve likely become accustomed to the ups...

Through plea deal, USA Gymnastics doctor Nassar may avoid charges for alleged abuse at...

Larry Nassar listens to testimony during a preliminary hearing, in Lansing, Mich., in February. (Robert Killips /Lansing State Journal via AP, File) Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics team physician accused by more than 100...

Trump’s personal lawyer: ‘Watch your back, bitch’

(CNN)The personal attorney for President Donald Trump apologized on Thursday after a thread of emails was released showing threats he wrote to a stranger on Wednesday night. The emails, obtained by investigative news website ProPublica,...