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NEW YORK >> A former contestant on “The Apprentice” who accused President Donald Trump of unwanted kissing and groping can move forward with her defamation lawsuit against him, a state appeals court ruled today, raising the prospect that a sitting president could be called for sworn questioning.

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On Politics With Lisa Lerer: 2 Days in Congress, 3 Trump Rejections

In the On Politics newsletter: There have been multiple bipartisan efforts in the House and Senate to rebuke the president over the wall, Saudi Arabia and the Mueller report.

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Congress Has a Breaking Point. This Week, Trump Might Have Found It.

In three bipartisan votes, Congress this week rebuked President Trump over Saudi Arabia, blocked his border emergency declaration and demanded a public release of the special counsel’s report.

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Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., walks through the Senate subway on Capitol Hill in Washington Thursday as the Senate rejects President Donald Trump’s emergency border declaration.  (The Associated Press) WASHINGTON (AP) — In a stunning rebuke, a dozen defecting Republicans joined Senate Democrats...

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Trump Raises Specter Of Supporters Turning Violent If They Don’t Get Their Way

"I have the support of the police, the support of the military, the support of Bikers for Trump," the president warns.

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Days of defiance The GOP-run Senate on Thursday delivered its second thumbs-down in two days on a major Trump administration policy move, by voting to overturn his declaration of a national "emergency" to divert billions to a vaguely defined border wall.

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Trump Administration Warns Venezuela Not to Arrest Opposition Leader

The administration said that any attempts to arrest Juan Guaidó would be met with “immediate reaction” from the international community, though it was unclear what that would mean.

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Afghanistan's national security adviser on Thursday blasted the U.S. talks with the Taliban, saying the Trump administration has alienated the Afghan government, legitimized the militant network and is crafting a deal that will never lead to peace.

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Trump confidant Roger Stone will go on trial Nov. 5 on charges he lied to Congress, engaged in witness tampering and obstructed a congressional investigation into possible coordination between Russia and Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, a federal judge said Thursday.

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Manafort faces state charges after drawing more federal time

WASHINGTON (AP) " Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was sentenced to a total of seven and a half years in prison on federal charges, then was hit almost immediately with fresh state charges in New York that could put him outside the president's power to pardon.In Washington on Wednesday,...

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Colbert Reveals How Rand Paul Waited Nearly 4 Years For Revenge On Trump

The "Late Show" host shows why the senator's act of rebellion against the president "has to feel pretty good."

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The Republican-led Senate is set to deal President Donald Trump a rebuke on his declaration of a national emergency at the Mexican border, with the only remaining question how many GOP senators will join Democrats in defying him.

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Senate slaps down Trump border emergency; Republicans defect

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a stunning rebuke, a dozen defecting Republicans joined Senate Democrats Thursday to block the national emergency that President Donald Trump declared so he could build his border wall with Mexico. The rejection capped a week of confrontation with the White House as both...

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Trump Can Be Sued for Defamation by Summer Zervos, ‘Apprentice’ Contestant, Court Rules

In a split decision, an appellate panel of the New York State Supreme Court ruled that a lawsuit against the president can proceed.

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CNN was criticized on Thursday for an on-screen graphic that editorialized news of Senate preparing to vote to block President Trump’s border emergency declaration.

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Why was the FAA late to deplane from 737 Max?

Talk about leading from behind: The Federal Aviation Administration waited until 51 other countries’ air safety regulators barred flights by Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft before announcing Wednesday that it too would ground the planes indefinitely. Well, technically, the FAA didn’t announce the...

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Twelve Republican senators sided with Democrats Thursday and voted to block President Donald Trump's declaration of an emergency on the southwest border.

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President Trump is nostalgic. Ah, the good old days, he says, when America was great, coal was king and the comedians weren’t so darn mean.

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On today's episode of The Story, Ed Henry guest hosts when new evidence comes out of an FBI bias against then-candidate Trump, as the Southern Poverty Law Center tosses out its founder.

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The Senate votes to block Trump's emergency border declaration

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