Mnuchin Touts Trump's Call For Unconstitutional Line-Item Veto

WASHINGTON ― Congress should somehow reinstate the line-item veto even thoughWASHINGTON ― Congress should somehow reinstate the line-item veto even though it was ruled unconstitutional two decades ago, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said on Sunday without offering any ideas of how the legal objections could be overcome.Appearing on “Fox News Sunday,” Mnuchin defended President Donald Trump’s … Read more

French police officer hailed a hero after terror attack, dies from his injuries

Arnaud Beltrame was one of the first officers to respond to the attack on a French supermarket, swapping places with a hostage.Watch Watch “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt,” providing reports and analysis of the day’s most newsworthy national and international events.

Former Cop Who Killed Sam DuBose Awarded $350,000 Settlement

The University of Cincinnati on Thursday awarded the officer who shot andThe University of Cincinnati on Thursday awarded the officer who shot and killed unarmed black motorist Sam DuBose with a settlement worth nearly $350,000, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer.The settlement comes after the Ohio police union filed a grievance for University of Cincinnati Officer Raymond … Read more

Roy Moore supporters tried to buy off his accuser’s lawyer using 10,000 dollars and Steve Bannon

A jaw dropping new storyline surrounding last year’s Alabama special election ties Steve Bannon and Breitbart to a plot aimed to undermine Leigh Corfman’s accusations on Roy MooreWatch Launched in 2008, “The Rachel Maddow Show” follows the machinations of policy making in America, from local political activism to international diplomacy. Rachel Maddow looks past the … Read more

March for Our Lives: Hollywood stars among thousands to march in Los Angeles in support of stricter gun controls

Comedienne Amy Schumer addresses the 50,000-strong crowd in LA: ReutersHollywood celebrities lent their presence and political heft to the March for Our Lives gun control movement, and helped to rally Americans in a day of nationwide protest, by both donating large sums of money, as well as by showing up to march, speak and perform.At … Read more

March For Our Lives draws hundreds of thousands calling for change

Subscribe to Breaking News emailsYou have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.WASHINGTON — Marjory Stoneman Douglas senior Emma Gonzalez stood silent, with tears … Read more

Bill Cosby’s next trial will be much more than a rerun

Subscribe to Breaking News emailsYou have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.Some things are the same: the famous defendant and his key accuser, … Read more

The Week in Pictures: March 15 – 22

The Week in Pictures: March 15 – 22Spring starts with snowy nor’easter, police close in on Austin bomb suspect, candles keep vineyards warm, and more.A Florida family at the National Mall enjoys their first snowfall after the spring storm extended their trip to Washington on March 21, 2018. Another major Nor’easter — the fourth to strike … Read more

Trump brings a Bush-era hawk back into the foreign policy fray

Subscribe to Breaking News emailsYou have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.A Bush-era hawk, now on Team Trump.Joshua Roberts / Reuters fileBreaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.WASHINGTON — … Read more

Trump legal team shake-up clears path for possible Mueller interview

Subscribe to Breaking News emailsYou have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.U.S. President Donald Trump participates in an onstage interview with moderator Charlie Kirk at the White House in Washington on March 22, 2018.Jonathan Ernst / ReutersBreaking News EmailsGet breaking … Read more