Photo of rescue team saving a man from flooding during Hurricane Florence

Top 10 Photos of the Week

Hurricane Florence Rescue Teams U.S. Coast Guard rescue swimmer Samuel Knoeppel, center, and Randy Haba, bottom right, approach to Willie Schubert of Pollocksville, N.C., on a stranded van in Pollocksville on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in the aftermath of Hurri...
Photo of former President Barack Obama speaking at a campaign in Ohio

Barack Obama’s Return: Good or Bad for Democrats?

WASHINGTON — Nearly two years out of the White House, former President Barack Obama is facing another political test. "This is perfect for us. It will energize Republicans as a reminder." — Rep. Lou Barletta...
Two female detainees sleep in a holding cell,

Misleading Tweets by Liberal Activists Fuel Trump

WASHINGTON — 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 administrati...

Assemi Calls Out Local GOP for Arpaio Event

A prominent Fresno Republican and political donor criticized the local party over hosting controversial law enforcement figure Joe Arpaio last month. Darius Assemi, president and CEO of Granville Homes, said the local GOP risks becoming irrelevant because o...