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Thursday, May 26, 2016

CNN Politics

Key House spending bill fails over LGBT controversy

54 minutes ago
In an embarrassing blow for the Speaker Paul Ryan, the House failed to pass its annual spending bill funding water and energy programs.

TSA chief open to private airport security

1 hour 28 minutes ago
The head of the nation's airport security said Thursday that airports can decide whether they want to privatize their security staff -- amid exasperatingly long waits and continued security gaps -- but the results are likely to be the same as using government workers.

Trump, Ryan call: 'Good conversation' but no endorsement

1 hour 34 minutes ago
Donald Trump and Paul Ryan had a "good conversation" by phone Wednesday night, but the House speaker didn't offer an endorsement for his party's presumptive nominee.

Navy probing discrepancies in 'American Sniper' medal records

1 hour 54 minutes ago
The Navy is investigating why documents show a discrepancy between the number of medals awarded to Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and what he wrote about in his best-selling book "American Sniper.Popular: Radical Islam in America | Graham Opposes Republican Leader | Guns in America

Manafort: Trump unlikely to release tax returns

2 hours 17 minutes ago
Donald Trump's chief strategist, Paul Manafort, said he does not think the presumptive Republican nominee will release his tax returns, in part because they would likely be too complicated for the public to understand.

Trump aide on VP: Picking a woman, minority 'would be viewed as pandering'

2 hours 17 minutes ago
Paul Manafort, a top aide to Donald Trump, said the presumptive Republican nominee is unlikely to pick a woman or minority for the position because "that would be viewed as pandering, I think."Popular: Radical Islam in America | Graham Opposes Republican Leader | Guns in America

Ilana Dayan: Netanyahu-military rift could be a 'game-changer'

2 hours 18 minutes ago
The open rift between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the military could be a "game-changer," upsetting Israel's fragile balance of power, says one of the nation's leading broadcast journalists.

Clinton, Sanders neck-and-neck in California

3 hours 58 minutes ago
A new California poll shows Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders locked in a dead heat, while likely Republican nominee Donald Trump trails both Democrats in general elections matchups in the blue state.

'Game on': Trump, Sanders to debate?

4 hours 40 minutes ago
Could a debate between presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders be in the works? Popular: Radical Islam in America | Graham Opposes Republican Leader | Guns in America

Obama: Trump's comments 'rattle' world leaders

5 hours 41 minutes ago
President Obama touched on the increasingly rancorous U.S. presidential race at a press conference from the G7 summit in Japan, saying that the presumptive Republican nominee's statements had his fellow leaders concerned.

Trump tells Jimmy Kimmel he has used aliases

5 hours 41 minutes ago
Donald Trump admitted Wednesday that he used aliases for business deals but denied that a recently-surfaced audio recording of him pretending to be his own publicist was really his own voice.

House passes LGBT amendment after GOP leaders defeated it last week

5 hours 42 minutes ago
After House Republicans scrambled to defeat a Democratic proposal to protect federal workers from being fired on the basis of sexual discrimination or gender identity, Democrats brought the proposal back late Wednesday night and the measure passed.Popular: Radical Islam in America | Graham Opposes Republican Leader | Guns in America

Here's why Obama decided to go to Hiroshima

5 hours 42 minutes ago
President Barack Obama's visit to Hiroshima Friday is a trip more than six years in the making by a man who has sought to recognize history without being what he has called "imprisoned" by it.

CNN's Barbara Starr: My very secret trip to the Mideast

5 hours 42 minutes ago
The message arrived in my in box several weeks ago. It asked if I wanted to go on an "interesting trip" overseas. Sponsored: Drivers With No Tickets In 3 Years Read This Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try this.

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