The City of Newark is accused of failing to acknowledge or remove the alarming level of lead in its drinking water — among the highest recently recorded for a major U.S. water system.
President Trump said former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman was “vicious,” “not smart” and regularly missed meetings.
Scott McLean, a deputy chief at Cal Fire, rejected President Trump's claim that “readily available water” that could've been used to fight wildfires is being diverting into the Pacific Ocean.
A.G. Sulzberger, the publisher of the New York Times, warned President Trump during a meeting at the White House that his anti-press rhetoric is “contributing to a rise in threats against journalists and will lead to violence.”
President Trump said many parents crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally are using their children for “their own sinister purposes” and threatened to shut down the government if Congress doesn’t support his wall on the U.S. border with Mexico.
After Andrew Wheeler took over at the head of the EPA, his first major action was to overhaul a 2015 Obama regulation for the disposal of coal ash. Wheeler seems likely to take the same path as Scott Pruitt but with more cunning and fewer scandals, which could ultimately mean more success in seeing through
If the Land and Water Conservation Fund enjoys widespread support among Democrats and Republicans, why is it so close to expiring?
President Trump defended his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin amid reports that a majority of Americans disapprove of his decision not to confront Putin over Moscow’s interference in the 2016 U.S. elections.
If he’s confirmed to the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh could have plenty of opportunities to change environmental law. It’s less likely that he’ll become the deciding vote on environmental issues than that he’ll push the court firmly to the right.
Russian President Vladimir Putin did not explicitly deny whether Moscow had collected compromising information on President Trump when asked at a press conference in Helsinki.
Brett Kavanaugh’s Catholic upbringing and education at Mater Dei elementary school for boys and Georgetown Prep in the suburbs of Washington, D.C., had a tremendous impact on the man he would become.
Thanks in part to a nationwide “enthusiasm gap,” Mikie Sherrill has a shot at turning a traditionally Republican New Jersey district blue.
Democrats and Republicans may have different proposals to confront the opioid epidemic, but this doesn’t appear to have created a national trend toward either party. Instead, in the midterms, the opioid issue is more likely to play out locally — candidate by candidate — as people look for solutions rather
President Trump said he probably won’t ask potential Supreme Court candidates about their opinions on abortion before nominating Justice Anthony M. Kennedy’s replacement. In a program that aired Sunday morning, Fox News journalist Maria Bartiromo asked Trump if he would ask his nominees beforehand how
Jim Bridenstine was far from the science community’s first choice for NASA administrator, but his first few months have won “cautious optimism” from even his fiercest critics. The former Republican congressman vows to keep politics out of his current post, as he sets his sights on the moon and Mars.
MJ Hegar’s biographical and cinematic campaign ad could give the Democrat a chance in the heavily Republican 31st Congressional District of Texas. Yahoo News spoke with Hegar to learn more about how the video came to be and what she hopes to do in Congress.
Ivanka Trump said she agrees with liberals and conservatives who think it’s important to help encourage stability and spark economic growth throughout Central America and South America — as the United States is engaged in a passionate debate over immigration policy.
Jake Monty, a former member of Donald Trump's National Hispanic Advisory Council, said it’s troubling to see the Trump administration let the fate of undocumented immigrants be determined by a political agenda.
South Carolina firefighter Ed Thompson says his life was saved after undergoing MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for PTSD from his job. Researchers are starting phase three clinical trials this summer to get FDA approval for the legal prescription of MDMA for inpatient therapy.
Several of President Trump’s supporters have been speaking out against the administration’s policy of separating children from their parents when they cross the U.S. border illegally.
Rudy Giuliani called for an investigation into Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian interference with the 2016 U.S. elections and potential links between Donald Trump’s campaign and Moscow.
Sunday morning, President Trump repeatedly defended the North Korea summit and accused the press of not giving him the credit he deserves for trying to bring more stability to the Korean peninsula.
White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow was highly critical of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's press conference at the end of this week's G7 summit in Quebec. He accused Trudeau of stabbing the U.S. in the back.
Drug companies regularly pathologize everyday experiences and market diseases in order to sell new drugs. Disease mongering is among the pharmaceutical industry’s most effective, and least understood, marketing tactics. Experts say it plays a large role in a prescription drug epidemic in the U.S. today