Trump Picks Rockford Native Heather Nauert As U.N. AmbassadorPresident Donald Trump announced on Friday that State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert is his choice to succeed Nikki Haley as US ambassador to the United Nations.
A Look At Burke's Business Dealings, Including Work For President TrumpBurke stopped doing tax work for Trump in June citing "irreconciable differences." It is not known if Thursday's raid had anything to do with Burke's ties to the White House.  
Feds Raid Ald. Edward Burke's City Hall Office, Ward Office; Doors And Windows Covered In Brown PaperFederal agents raided powerful Ald. Edward Burke's offices on Thursday, papering over doors and windows to keep out prying eyes.
Former Trump Campaign Aide George Papadopoulos Begins 14-Day Prison SentenceGeorge Papadopoulos, 22 months after he first lied to the FBI about his contact with Russians while working for the Trump presidential campaign, reported to a federal prison camp in Oxford, Wisconsin, Monday.
Judge Blocks Trump Administration From Denying Asylum Claims To Immigrants Who Cross Border IllegallyIn an order laced with language accusing President Donald Trump of attempting to rewrite immigration laws, a federal judge based in San Francisco temporarily blocked the government late Monday night from denying asylum to those crossing over the southern border between ports of entry.
Tim Weiner, Author Behind New Showtime Political Series, Touts Robert Mueller: 'He Will Not Bend Or Break'A new Showtime series examines the relationship of presidents and the FBI and highlights the relationship between President Donald Trump and former FBI Director James Comey.
Tammy Duckworth: Trump Has 'Failed Miserably' In Supporting U.S. Troops"If he truly cared about the troops he would go visit them in a combat zone, he would go to the cemetery whether it was raining or snowing to honor our heroic dead," Duckworth told CNN's Anderson Cooper on "Anderson Cooper 360."
Kinzinger 'Disgusted' By Trump For Mocking Republican Reps Who Distanced ThemselvesLast week, Trump blamed House representatives who did not or may not win re-election, for not supporting him during their campaigns.