Ex-Trump Org exec sentenced to 5 months in jail over tax fraud scheme

Driving the news: Weisselberg, 75, was sentenced to five months in jail and taken into custody. He…

Conservatives take aim at tenure for university professors

MISSION, Kan. (AP) — When Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick asked Texas colleges to disavow critical race…

Making excuses for dictators is nothing new: “Mr. Republican” and the Nazis

GOP’s boy-crush on Putin and Orbán shouldn’t be surprising — consider legendary Republican Sen. Robert Taft.…

Two Years After the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol Attack, Nearly 1,000 Have Faced Consequences — But Special Counsel’s Just Getting Started

Friday marked two years since a riotous crowd of Donald Trump supporters descended on the Capitol building,…

White Nationalist Vincent James Would Happily Live in a ‘Society Where They Throw Gays Off Roofs’

“Which one would you rather have: trains to be on time [and] society to function or…

Biden to mark Jan. 6 anniversary by warning the Big Lie remains

The president is planning a solemn address to mark the events of two years ago. “Our…

Tucker Carlson marks January 6 anniversary by calling it a “wholly created myth”

Carlson: “The DOJ has been allowed to prosecute and jail hundreds of non-violent protesters whose crime…

McCarthy elected House speaker after historic battle with GOP rebels

Why it matters: The California Republican’s hard-won ascendancy follows a feud that saw a group of far-right conservatives…

In Milley’s own words: The most striking moments from his Jan. 6 interview

The Joint Chiefs chair told investigators he was worried that America’s enemies saw an opening based…

House Democrats connect Jan. 6 to GOP’s speakership fight

Between the lines: “The whole campus is aware of this juxtaposition of these two dates and…