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Al Franken accuser passionately describes what she's gone through since going public with groping allegations

TV host Leeann Tweeden said in an interview Thursday that it was hard to come forward with her allegations that Sen. Al Franken sexually harassed her in 2006. Tweeden accused Franken on Tuesday of kissing her and groping her without her consent


The first shots were just fired in the Senate's brewing judiciary war

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley just dramatically curtailed the "blue slip" process. It's a move that sent shockwaves through the Judiciary Committee and was praised by Republicans and scorned by Democrats. Immediately, Grass



Roy Moore's wife is waging an all-out war against reporters amid mounting sexual misconduct allegations against her husband

Kayla Moore has aggressively defended her husband, GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore, amid mounting sexual misconduct claims. Some media figures on the right have attempted to discredit reporting on the allegations. In the week since the first


UBS: The pound is the world's most overvalued major currency

Sterling is 19% overvalued, Swiss bank UBS says, making it the most overvalued major currency on earth. This is largely down to the UK's "elevated" current account deficit. Despite dropping more than 10% since the Brexit vote, sterling could ha


Democrats use viral Steven Mnuchin photo to troll Republicans on tax bill

Democrats used the recently viral image of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to protest the Republican tax bill. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act ultimately passed a few hours later. House Democrats capitalized on the viral photo of Treasury Secre


Fox News poll: Roy Moore is falling behind his Democrat rival in the heated Alabama Senate race

A Fox News poll published Thursday shows Roy Moore's Democratic opponent opening up a lead against him in the Alabama Senate race. Of the voters surveyed, 50% said they would vote for the Democratic nominee Doug Jones and 42% said they would cho


The GOP just took another huge step forward on their tax-cut plan

The Senate Finance Comittee reported the GOP tax plan, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, on Thursday. The approval came after a tense four-day markup of the bill. The TCJA will be considered by the full Senate after the weeklong Thanksgiving recess.



The GOP tax plan just passed the House, but the Senate's bill is officially 'in trouble'

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the House GOP tax reform bill, passed the House on Thursday. The Senate bill's path faces a murkier outlook, especially after the defection of GOP Sen. Ron Johnson on Wednesday. Republicans' path ahead for the tax bil


The life and career of model-actress Louise Linton, who is married to Steve Mnuchin and just caused a stir with a photo showing off freshly printed money

Actress and model Louise Linton married US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin this June. Linton has gained attention due to public fights via her Instagram comments. Most recently, she was the subject of criticism after a photo of her holding a s