Former federal prosecutor Lori Lightfoot took home the victory in Chicago's mayoral race on Tuesday, making her the city's first African American female mayor, the Associated Press projected. She had 74% of the vote with…

House Democrats on Wednesday plan to move forward with efforts to subpoena the Justice Department for special counsel Robert Mueller's full report, along with any underlying materials, after the Justice Department ignored Democrats' deadline to…

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After a nearly 48-hour manhunt, police arrested the suspect they say gunned down Nipsey Hussle in front of the popular rapper’s South Los Angeles clothing store. Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies…

Ashley Bratcher in Unplanned (Pure Flix Entertainment) Unplanned depicts the gruesome reality of the ‘right to choose.’ After a day on the job at Planned Parenthood, Abby Johnson greets her young daughter — who stares…

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (Shannon Stapleton/Reuters) New York’s Democratic governor has given his blessing to a package laden with billions in new taxes and spending. The leaders of the state of New York just…

Trucks wait for border customs control to cross into U.S. at the World Trade Bridge in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, in 2016. (Daniel Becerril/Reuters) President Trump said Tuesday that the economic cost of closing the southern…

British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at the House of Commons in London, England, March 29, 2019. (Mark Duffy/UK Parliament/Handout via Reuters) March has seen the unraveling of the Brexit process and the ruin of…

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (Gali Tibbon/Pool via Reuters) The more important question, for both Israel and the U.S., is what comes after next week’s Knesset elections. The Israeli people might be ready to rid…

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi at the introduction of the Climate Action Now Act on Capitol Hill, March 27, 2019. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) The speaker of the House has a long record of nonchalance about fellow Democrats’…

Flags of the separatist Donetsk People’s Republic at a celebration of Saint George’s Ribbon Day in Donetsk, Ukraine, December 7, 2018. (Alexander Ermochenko/Reuters) And does so with the cooperation of the Russian Orthodox Church. No…

A political scientist says former Vice President Joe Biden will have to "adjust his behavior" to make a run in 2020. AP, AP WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump cracked a few jokes about the allegations encircling Joe…

  Joaquin Phoenix stars in "The Joker." (Photo: Niko Tavernise/WARNER BROS) Joaquin Phoenix is finally stepping out with "The Joker." Director Todd Phillips revealed the first footage of the long-discussed origin story for the DC Comics arch-villain…

8:10 PM ET Brady HendersonESPN Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, who is heading into the final year of his contract, has given an April 15 deadline for a new deal, sources confirmed to ESPN's Adam…

Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball filed suit late Tuesday night against the former co-founder and manager of Big Baller Brand, Alan Foster, for damages of more than $2 million plus interest, alleging that Foster…

Former Sen. Mike Gravel of Alaska, 88, is running for president, his campaign said, a month after college-age fans eager to push the Democrats further to the left started boosting his Twitter cred. (C.J. GUNTHER/AFP/Getty Images,…