On day one, Joe Biden will sign actions on COVID-19 crisis, racial equity: Incoming White House Chief of Staff
Biden will ask the Department of Education to extend the existing pause on student loan repayments for Americans with federal student loans, and will and re-join the Paris Agreement, Ron Klein said
Donald Trump cancels Christmas holiday party after skipping correspondents' dinner; US president continues 'war on tradition'
Since taking office in January 2016, US president Donald has not only continued — and in some ways expanded — the wars of his predecessors, but even opened up a new front: A war on tradition
Donald Trump seizes on college student Mollie Tibbetts' murder by illegal alien to rally base in midterm season; calls US immigration laws a 'disgrace'
The disappearance of a well-liked college student from America's heartland had touched many people since she vanished one month ago while out for a run. But the stunning news that a Mexican man living in the U.S. illegally has allegedly confessed to kidnapping and murdering her thrust the case into the middle of the contentious immigration debate and midterm elections.
US SC upholds travel ban: Conservative justices defer to President Donald Trump's power, liberals dissent with 'profound regret'
The US Supreme Court broke down on partisan lines on Tuesday when it upheld President Donald Trump's ban on travel from mostly Muslim countries in a 5-4 decision.
US Supreme Court upholds Donald Trump's anti-Muslim travel ban, rejects discrimination claim: All you need to know
A sharply divided Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld US President Donald Trump's latest version of ban on travel from several mostly Muslim countries - but not only those countries - rejecting a challenge that it discriminated against Muslims or exceeded his authority. A dissenting justice said the outcome was a historic mistake.
17 US states including Washington, New York, California sue Donald Trump government over family separations
Seventeen states, including Washington, New York and California, sued President Donald Trump's administration Tuesday in an effort to force officials to reunite migrant families who have been separated at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Hopes rise for US immigration deal on DACA while legal immigrants remain on edge in midterm election year
A leader of US House moderates said Thursday that a tentative deal with conservatives has emerged to help young "Dreamer" immigrants brought illegally to the US as children and later given temporary protections by the Obama government now stay in the U.S. legally. But where does all this leave those who are legally in America and waiting in line?
US Congress races against time to fix contentious US immigration problems - the new tinderbox of American politics
While the US president and his A team on hardline immigration chart their own course, deep fault lines have surfaced within the Republican party on a mind-stretching gamut of issues that have come to define the catchall of immigration policy in the US.
Donald Trump hosts first White House Iftar dinner: American Muslim groups boycott, say thanks, but no thanks
Last year, Trump broke with decades of precedent by forgoing the annual Iftar dinner – a bipartisan tradition that formally began with Bill Clinton in the 1990s but has conceptual roots tracing as far back as under Thomas Jefferson in 1805.
Donald Trump on midterm campaign mode whips up immigration storm; seizes on opponents' glaring social media errors
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday seized on an error by liberal activists who tweeted photos of young-looking immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border in steel cages and blamed the current administration for separating immigrant children from their parents.
In the court's first full-blown consideration of a Trump order, the conservative justices who make up the court's majority seemed unwilling to hem in a president who has invoked national security to justify restrictions on who can or cannot step on U.S. soil.
Neal Katyal, the Indian immigrant lawyer representing challengers of the Donald Trump-led travel ban which faces its reckoning in the US Supreme Court today, once argued for the White House when he was acting solicitor general under President Barack Obama. Now he’s on the other side.
The Supreme Court is saving one of its biggest cases for last. The justices are hearing arguments Wednesday over President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from several mostly Muslim countries.
Kirstjen Nielsen to take charge of Homeland Security; White House aide had also served in George W Bush administration
The US Senate confirmed White House deputy chief of staff Kirstjen Nielsen as Secretary of Homeland Security on Tuesday.
Muslim advocates, legal organisation first to sue Donald Trump administration over revised travel ban
A coalition of Muslim and Iranian-American advocates and a nonpartisan legal institute filed the first lawsuits against the Trump administration's new travel restrictions for citizens of eight countries, including Iran, that were announced late in August.
The Supreme Court signalled that it may dismiss a challenge to Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban after the White House announced tailored restrictions.
US Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy provided a temporary reprieve for President Trump’s order blocking most refugees from entering the United States.
A US judge rejected Hawaii's bid to exempt grandparents from President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban on Thursday.
US' travel ban on travellers from six mainly Muslim countries went into effect late Thursday, after a US Supreme Court decision allowed it to go forward.
Donald Trump's travel ban: Supreme Court's decision leaves myriad questions unanswered, say analysts
The Supreme Court's decision to partially reinstate President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban has left questions unanswered, which may lead to more litigation.