Trump accuses Pakistan of ‘lies’ and ‘deceit,’ says US has ‘foolishly’ given them aid

close Video Trump says press will back him Because he makes media big bucks. President Trump opened 2018 with a social media salvo against Pakistan, accusing the Muslim-majority nation of harboring terrorists while expressing frustration that the United States has “foolishly” sent billions in aid to the country. “The United States has foolishly given Pakistan […]

With new year, California becomes ‘sanctuary state’

California Gov. Jerry Brown speaks at a news conference in Sacramento, Calif., July 17, 2017. (Associated Press) California became a "sanctuary state" Monday, as a bill that Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law in October officially took effect. The law bars police in the nation’s most populous state from asking people about their immigration […]

New York Dems Cuomo, de Blasio still seem at odds

Despite both being Democrats, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio often fail to see eye to eye. (Associated Press) It’s difficult to say what’s colder in New York these days – the winter weather or the frosty feud between the state’s two most prominent Democrat office holders. […]

Trump withholding $255M in aid to Pakistan, as he accuses country of giving ‘safe haven’ to terrorists

close Video President Trump speaks out on deadly Iran protests Trump tweets it's 'time for change' in Iran; Steve Harrigan reports from West Palm Beach, Florida. The Trump administration has decided to withhold millions in military aid to Pakistan as the president accuses the Muslim-majority nation of harboring terrorists and telling “lies” to the United […]