State Of The Union News
Congressman and Iraq War Vet Makes Case for Assault Weapons Ban
The cover of today’s New York Daily News has this headline: “No civilian should own this gun.” That's according to Rep. Seth Moulton, a Democrat from Massachusetts' 6th district, who posed for the cover in his Marine uniform and holding an assault rifle. Today's front page: Hey @NRA , Marine says
2nd Navy Officer Fired Over Iran's Detention of 10 Sailors
The U.S. Navy has fired a second commander in connection with the 10 American sailors who wandered into Iranian territorial waters in the Persian Gulf in January and were captured and held by Iran for about 15 hours
Joe Biden Vows to ‘Mow Down’ Impediments to Moonshot and ‘Fundamentally Change’ Cancer
Vice president Joe Biden vowed to “mow down” any bureaucratic impediments to the work of the Cancer Moonshot, saying it was “truly a bipartisan issue.” Biden heads the “moonshot,” which is the $1 billion initiative that aims to improve cancer treatments and find a cure for the disease. “We’re going
Vladimir Putin Heaps Praise on Obama, but Dodges on Clinton vs. Trump
Vladimir Putin has given his annual marathon call-in show, where ordinary Russians have the chance to put their questions to him live on-air. The event, where Putin sits in a studio before a bank of telephone dispatchers receiving the questions, blends the State of the Union and Oprah Winfrey, with
7 Potential Running Mates for Donald Trump
Donald Trump is not yet the Republican presidential nominee, and he may not end up winning the 1,237 delegates needed to secure the nomination before this summer’s GOP convention. If he doesn't, he may be ousted at the convention in favor of another contender. But, then again, he may end up being
Obama Says GOP Is to Blame for the Rise of Donald Trump
President Obama is pushing back against attacks that he is the one responsible for the rise of Donald Trump and the turmoil in the Republican Party.
Obama Holds Joint Press Conference With Canadian PM
Prime Minister Trudeau joined President Obama for a press conference on US-Canada relations.
Taraji Henson Talks 'Empire' on 'The View'
The actress stops by to discuss her latest projects and her revenge on co-star Jussie Smollett.
What President Obama's Nostalgic Return to Illinois Means For 2016
When President Obama travels to Illinois this week to speak in front of the state legislature, it will be nine years to the day since he announced his bid for the presidency from the same spot. “By ourselves, this change will not happen. Divided, we are bound to fail,” Obama said in 2007 to the