Impeaching a U.S. president might not be the be-all-end-all for their career. We explain why this is the case. Just the FAQs, USA TODAY WASHINGTON – Expanding his scorched-earth defense against possible impeachment, President Donald Trump…

TRUMANSBURG, N.Y. (AP) — On a late summer Saturday, a procession of fire engines, motorcycles and squad cars escorted a van down Main Street, greeted by clusters of flag-waving folks. By the time the caravan…

People cast their votes at a polling place in Winterville, Ga., November 6, 2018. (Chris Aluka Berry/Reuters) Republicans are giving up on entitlement reform, and seniors’ share of the population will only grow. The president…

Ukraine Now

Ukraine Now

(Jim Young/Reuters) No one in our political debate has been very careful about distinctions lately, so why should the Ukraine controversy be any different? In evaluating the controversy, it is necessary to acknowledge that different…

(Troy Taormina/USA TODAY Sports) The National Basketball Association is facing heavy backlash from Chinese supporters after Daryl Morey, general manager of the Houston Rockets, tweeted his support for the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. China’s…

As Congress lurches towards impeachment, complete with Cabinet-level subpoenas, the specter of a Mike Pence presidency looms larger. But let’s face it: Whether it’s in 2024 or sooner, President Pence in the Oval Office would…

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets with U.S. President Donald Trump during the Singapore summit June 12. Low-level talks with North Korea have apparently gone nowhere, and North Korea claims that the U.S. still…

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale. Photo by Gunnar Klack, via Wikimedia Commons. Good morning. Auberon Waugh said he preferred “the vituperative arts”—that is criticism and journalism—to fiction, but “the trouble with being a…

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump, under pressure as Democrats pursue an impeachment inquiry against him, lashed out at the top Democrat in Congress on Sunday, saying House Speaker Nancy Pelosi could be guilty…

The Supreme Court justices, pictured in November 2018, start a new term on Monday.   J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption toggle caption   J. Scott Applewhite/AP   The Supreme Court justices, pictured in November 2018,…

Democratic presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker and Kamala Harris defend the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump at a candidate forum in Las Vegas. (Oct. 2) AP, AP The trade war with China. Growing…

Whistleblowers have been at time essential and detrimental to a country's democracy, but what makes them different than a leaker? We explain. Just the FAQs, USA TODAY WASHINGTON – Congressional Republicans spent Sunday morning defending President…

Naomi Herring, Oxford Mail Published 6:13 a.m. ET Oct. 7, 2019 OXFORD, United Kingdom – The wife of a U.S. diplomat has left the United Kingdom after becoming a suspect in the police investigation into a…

The 2019 NFL season rolls on, and we're here with a betting preview for Monday night's game between the Cleveland Browns and San Francisco 49ers. Mike Clay and Joe Fortenbaugh offer their best bets. Note:…