Stephanie Land used to scrub toilets for $9 an hour. The single mother of two turned her story of struggle into the New York Times best-seller "Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive" and tells her story to CNN's Ana Cabrera.
Posted on: 17 February 2019 | 9:33 pm
It's been almost three months since Kelsey Berreth's toddler has seen her mom. Three months since anyone has seen the Colorado mother alive.
Posted on: 17 February 2019 | 6:47 pm
In a series of tweets, President Donald Trump has said European countries should take back and put on trial hundreds of ISIS fighters who have been captured in Syria.
Posted on: 17 February 2019 | 6:30 pm
On Friday, President Donald Trump declared a national emergency because, as he put it, there's a "national security crisis on our border" marked by "an invasion of our country with drugs, with human traffickers, with all types of criminals and gangs." With that type of calamity bearing down on our nation, you would expect Trump to be laser focused on the threat in the days that followed.
Posted on: 17 February 2019 | 5:35 pm
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff said Sunday the national emergency President Donald Trump announced is unconstitutional because he declared the emergency when "Congress explicitly rejected" the money for the wall on the southern border in the funding package.
Posted on: 17 February 2019 | 3:44 pm
While the Trump administration sends humanitarian aid to Venezuela and ratchets up its rhetoric against Nicolas Maduro's regime, a growing group of Venezuelans who've fled to the United States are finding themselves in legal limbo and calling on Congress for help.
Posted on: 17 February 2019 | 2:27 pm
I was seated across from a senior cadet at West Point, marveling at her energy, idealism and desire to serve after she reached out to me for career advice. While I'm an older white male, the young, mixed-race woman reminded me so much of myself some three decades ago.
Posted on: 17 February 2019 | 1:21 pm
Brian Stelter and his panel examine Fox News' use of the word "coup" after former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview with CBS that the Justice Department held meetings about Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and questioned whether there was cabinet support to remove President Trump.
Posted on: 17 February 2019 | 12:41 pm
Thirty years ago, there were 12 European countries that had a net wealth tax, a type of levy on personal net assets, which can include anything from investments to cars, jewelry, and collectibles. Today, only three of these countries continue to impose such a tax, which has often proven to be an ineffective way to generate revenue and redistribute wealth.
Posted on: 17 February 2019 | 12:16 pm
Acting US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said, beginning Sunday, he will start studying which projects military money may come from to shift funds toward a border wall following President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration.
Posted on: 17 February 2019 | 10:40 am