Sanders reopens Dem primary wounds

Bernie Sanders is opening old wounds. Sanders’s recent swipe against former Vice President Joe Biden has angered Democratic party officials, who are accusing the onetime Democratic presidential candidate of refighting a bitter primary season that ripped the party in two.

Trump threatens Mexico over ‘bad hombres’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump threatened in a phone call with his Mexican counterpart to send U.S. troops to stop “bad hombres down there” unless the Mexican military does more to control them itself, according to an excerpt of a transcript of the conversation obtained by The Associated Press.

The Perils of Calling Trump a Liar

When Richard Nixon was president, most journalists knew he was a thoroughly dishonest man. Early in his first term he had declared war on them—famously in two high-profile speeches delivered by his pit-bull vice president, Spiro T. Agnew—and he spied on many with illegal wiretaps authorized by his national security adviser Henry Kissinger. When reporters crossed him, he… Read More »

Trump rattles statehouse order

SACRAMENTO — In state capitals from Albany to Sacramento, and in Democratic and Republican-controlled statehouses, President Donald Trump is emerging as a central organizing principle for both parties.

Trump Manhandles Reporter…

When ABC News anchor David Muir anchor asked President Donald Trump during an interview this week whether he could hear the crowds during the so-called Women’s March in Washington from the White House on Saturday, the answer he received was a lot more than he had bargained for.