(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court has agreed to hear Donald Trump's appeal of a unanimous lower court decision rejecting his claims of sweeping presidential immunity in the face of a special counsel case against him for alleged election interference in 2020.The justices said they... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Donald Trump has filed an emergency application with the U.S. Supreme Court asking the justices to stay last week's appeals court decision that rejected his claim to absolute immunity from prosecution in special counsel Jack Smith's election interference case.Trump, who... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A former State Department contracted officer responsible for diplomatic security was arrested Tuesday on charges that he breached the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.Kevin Alstrup was charged with four misdemeanor offenses including entering and remaining in a restricted building, disorderly and disruptive... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- When all nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court signed a new ethics code last year, each pledged to step aside from a case when "impartiality might be reasonably questioned" or when a justice or a spouse has a financial interest in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former Trump White House adviser Peter Navarro will be sentenced on Thursday for defying a congressional subpoena to cooperate with the House select committee that investigated the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.Navarro was convicted in September on one count of contempt... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former Oath Keeper Ray Epps was sentenced to one year of probation on Tuesday for his role during the attack at the Capitol on Jan. 6.In addition to the year of probation, Epps received a $25 fine, $500 restitution and 100 hours... Read More.
(Sioux City, Iowa) -- Former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is working feverishly to close the gap between her and former President Donald Trump in the 2024 Republican primary, with new polling showing Haley's support growing in what could be a determinative contest in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former President Donald Trump says he'll be in court Tuesday when the Washington, D.C., Court of Appeals hears arguments over his efforts to dismiss his federal election interference case based on his claim of presidential immunity.It could mark the first of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Republican Rep. Tony Gonzales is defending his endorsement of former President Donald Trump despite their sharply different views on Jan. 6.In an interview on Sunday with ABC News "This Week" anchor George Stephanopoulos, Gonzales was repeatedly pressed on his support for Trump in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday lambasted former President Donald Trump for his reported inaction to quell the violence at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021."He incited an insurrection," the California Democrat told ABC News "This Week" anchor George Stephanopoulos one... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Special counsel Jack Smith's team has uncovered previously undisclosed details about former President Donald Trump's refusal to help stop the violent attack on the U.S. Capitol three years ago as he sat watching TV inside the White House, according to sources familiar... Read More.
(MASON CITY, Iowa) -- On Jan. 6, 2021, then-President Donald Trump spoke on the Ellipse near the White House on the heels of his 2020 election loss, telling supporters to march to the U.S. Capitol "peacefully and patriotically," but also proclaiming, "If you don't fight... Read More.