Politics

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Closing Prices for Crude Oil, Gold, and Other Commodities (Jan. 2)

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for February delivery fell $1.27 to $70.38 per barrel Tuesday. Brent crude for March delivery fell $1.15 to $75.89 per barrel. Wholesale gasoline for February delivery fell 2 cents to $2.09 a gallon. February heating oil was unchanged at $2.53 a gallon. February natural gas rose 6 cents to $2.57 per […]

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BREAKING: Trump appeals Maine secretary of state’s decision to remove him from 2024 ballot

“President Trump will be illegally excluded from the ballot as a result of the Secretary’s actions.”

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Tucker Carlson Reveals Jeffrey Epstein’s Brother Mark’s Battle for ‘Basic’ Records

Mr. Carlson posted a video on social media of Mark Epstein being unable to get ‘basic’ hospital records after the sex offender’s death.

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New York Governor Vetoes Change to Wrongful Death Statute, Nixing Damages for Emotional Suffering

ALBANY, N.Y.—New York Gov. Kathy Hochul has again vetoed legislation that would have changed the state’s wrongful death statute by letting families recover damages for emotional suffering from the death of a loved one. Ms. Hochul declined Friday to sign the Grieving Families Act for the second time this year. In a veto memo, the […]

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Trump Breaks With Ohio Gov. After Veto of Ban on Child Transgender Surgeries

The decision allowed transgender surgeries on children to proceed, and permits males from taking part in female sports in high schools and colleges.

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Nikki Haley Only 4 Points Behind Trump in New Poll

Former South Carolina governor has shaved more than 30 points off the gap between her and former President Donald Trump in the race for The White House.

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Top Republicans demand White House provide communications between Joe, Hunter Biden

U.S. House Oversight Committee Chair James Comer and House Judiciary Committee Chair Jim Jordan are investigating allegations that President Joe Biden urged his son to dodge

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Biden Admin Announces New $250 Million Weapons Package for Ukraine Amid Congressional Deadlock

The Biden administration has announced a new $250 million weapons package for Ukraine as money from existing commitments is running out.

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Donald Trump Jr. Says He’d Go to ‘Great Lengths’ to Stop Haley as VP Pick

‘I would go to great lengths to make sure’ Ms. Haley is not tapped as VP, the former president’s son said.

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Former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo quietly considering a run for New York City mayor: report

Former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is reportedly weighing the option to run for mayor in New York City if current Mayor Eric Adams decides to step aside. 

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New York Times says DeSantis campaign has entered the ‘hospice care’ phase of inevitable death

The New York Times ran an article on the status of Florida Governor Ron DeSantis' presidential campaign, indicating that it is only a matter of time before his candidacy comes to a close.

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Trump Kicks Off Iowa ‘Blitz,’ Looking to Clinch First GOP Contest

The former president seeks a resounding victory over his GOP challengers; all are vying for a strong showing in the first-in-nation contest on Jan. 15.

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Biden Admin U-Turns on Ban of Pesticide Linked to Learning Disabilities, Behavioral Disorder in Kids

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced it plans to rescind a ban on the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos—which has been linked to multiple health issues including learning disabilities and behavioral disorders in children—in some cases, following an appeals court ruling. The EPA said in an update on Dec. 18 that it would not […]

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Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Challenge to EPA Anti-Smog Regulation

The rule inflicts economic harm on states and may cause blackouts, Ohio and other states argue.

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Biden Reacts to Colorado Supreme Court Trump Ruling

He added the comments after initially saying ‘no comment.’

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Trump Hands Supreme Court a Historic Question

‘In 234 years of American history, no President ever faced criminal prosecution for his official acts. Until 19 days ago …’