National Politics

Trump delivers first speech to Congress

President Donald Trump opened his first address to Congress Tuesday by condemning the recent spate of threats against Jewish community centers, vandalism at Jewish cemeteries and the shooting of two Indian men in Kansas.

Conservatives gather for CPAC 2017

The Conservative Political Action Conference, or CPAC, will be held February 22-25, 2017, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.  

A history of presidential firsts

The history of the American presidency is full of firsts -- from groundbreaking to the just plain goofy. In honor of Presidents Day, here are just a few.

How presidents have aged while in office

There's a saying that presidents age twice as fast while in office. With Election Day finally here, we'll soon find out whether Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump get to be the next to test that theory. In the meantime, take a look back over the past 60 years of U.S. presidents and judge for yourself how much the office aged them.