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WASHINGTON -- Washington is on the brink of a partial government shutdown, with funding set to expire for several key federal agencies at midnight on Friday. If a shutdown were to take place, it would be limited in scope. That's because lawmakers have already funded roughly 75-...
WASHINGTON -- Defense Secretary Gen. James Mattis resigned on Thursday, one day after President Trump announced plans to withdraw US troops from Syria. Mattis said he plans to leave the White House in February. In his resignation letter, Mattis wrote: "Because you have the right...
WASHINGTON -- House Speaker Paul Ryan says President Trump will not sign a short-term spending bill that would avert a partial government shutdown. The Senate passed the bill Wednesday night and the measure was on the House calendar today. After meeting with Trump at the White...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- It's not exactly the "Space Force" President Trump was looking for, but it's a start. Vice-President Mike Pence was at Kennedy Space Center today where two rockets were set to be launched carrying national security satellites for the US Air Force. Pence...
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The nation's Surgeon General has declared there's a problem with the growth of E-cigarette use. At a news briefing, Jerome Adams, who is Indiana's former Health Commissioner, says more young people are changing from regular cigarettes to E-cigarettes, even...
WASHINGTON -- Sentencing for Michael Flynn, President Trump's former National Security Advisor, is being put on hold as Flynn continues to cooperate with the ongoing Russia investigation. Flynn previously pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about contacts with a top Russian...
WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration rolled out a new federal regulation Tuesday that will outlaw bump stocks. The rule concludes that bump stocks and devices with certain similar characteristics all fall within the prohibition on machine guns by allowing a " shooter of a...
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A U.S Army Green Beret, initially cleared by the U.S. Military of any wrong doing, is now facing a murder charge for killing an suspected Taliban bombmaker without clearance back in 2010. Maj. Mathew Golsteyn is charged with murder and is now waiting for an...
(CNN) -- In the coming days, President Donald Trump will order the establishment of a new military space command, a move that comes as Vice President Mike Pence plans two high-profile visits related to the US space program, three US representatives tell CNN. Pence will visit...