Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam refused mounting calls for his resignation after a photo surfaced on his yearbook page showing people in blackface and a KKK robe, stressing that he “truly” doesn’t believe he was in the picture. Northam initially planned to resign after apologizing for appearing in the photo andRead More →

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has apologized to the Cherokee Nation for her decision to release the results of a DNA test showing she has distant Native American ancestry, the tribe said Friday. “Senator Warren has reached out to us and has apologized to the tribe,” Julie Hubbard, the executiveRead More →

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the Trump administration’s decision to withdraw from the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces treaty with Russia, saying Russia has “shamelessly” violated the Cold War-era pact. Withdrawing will allow the U.S. to develop and test missiles banned by the pact. Read More →

Twitter disclosed on Thursday that it had identified and shut down disinformation and government-backed trolling operations from thousands of accounts from five different countries, including Russia, Iran and Venezuela, NBC News reported. Twitter said the Russian operation mirrored the tactics of the 2016 campaign by the Internet Research Agency, theRead More →

The woman accusing Democratic Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexual assault 15 years ago has hired Christine Blasey Ford’s legal team to represent her, NBC News reported. Vanessa Tyson, an associate professor of politics at Scripps College in California who is currently on leave, has accused Fairfax of sexualRead More →

The woman accusing Democratic Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexual assault 15 years ago has hired Christine Blasey Ford’s legal team to represent her, NBC News reported. Vanessa Tyson, an associate professor of politics at Scripps College in California who is currently on leave, has accused Fairfax of sexualRead More →

It was the moment the New England Patriots played for and fans prayed for: a sixth victory parade through the streets of Boston Tuesday after the team beat the Los Angeles Rams in Atlanta in Super Bowl LIII. While tens of thousands of fans lined the streets, a parade pumpingRead More →

An ailing Massachusetts teenager who missed the Super Bowl after traveling to Atlanta finally headed home Tuesday. Jake Silver, an 18-year-old from Ashland, is battling a rare form of cancer. He put together a bucket list, and the community has rallied around him to make sure he accomplishes every wish.Read More →

President Trump is once again threatening to shut down the government over funding for a border wall. Speaking on CBS’ “Face the Nation,” Trump said “”I don’t take anything off the table. I don’t like to take things off the table. It’s that alternative.” The president also said he’s stillRead More →

California Congressman Adam Schiff said Monday that he will not be running for president in 2020. Schiff, a Democrat, appeared Monday in New Hampshire to speak at Saint Anselm College’s “Politics & Eggs” series, a regular stop for potential presidential contenders. But he made it clear that he’s not planning toRead More →