The toxic waste threat that climate change is…

The Trump administration is moving to weaken an Obama-era regulation meant to prevent a repeat of past coal ash disasters. | Steve Helber/AP Photo Energy & Environment More than 100 ponds and landfills containing coal…

How Bernie and Cardi B became 2020s oddest…

POLITICO illustration/AP Photo 2020 Elections 'She’s a no-B.S. person,' says one aide to the Democratic hopeful. 'And Bernie Sanders loves no-B.S. people.' By HOLLY OTTERBEIN 08/26/2019 05:01 AM EDT Hours before the first debate of…

‘The rock star’ vs. ‘The rock’: Warren and…

With Sen. Elizabeth Warren rising in the polls and former Vice President Joe Biden’s lead narrowing since late spring, Warren's message is igniting progressives. | Mario Tama/Getty Images SEATTLE — Elizabeth Warren has the crowds.…

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Appeals court clears way for trial in Abu…

CACI's headquarters is pictured. | AP Photo By JOSH GERSTEIN 08/25/2019 11:22 PM EDT A federal appeals court has cleared the way for a trial in a decade-old lawsuit accusing a military contractor of responsibility…

Macron’s G7 descends into summit of spin

BIARRITZ, France — It's the seaside summit of seven truths. Gathered for their annual pow-wow in the French coastal city of Biarritz this weekend, leaders of the G7 club of rich democracies agreed that Russia…

Boris Johnson loses Brexit bite in Biarritz

BIARRITZ, France — Boris Johnson made plenty of noise in Biarritz, but at critical moments, his bark proved worse than his bite. The U.K. prime minister headed into one of his key meetings of his first…