Political News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/pol Political News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2017 EarthLink Networks Inc. Sun, 28 May 2017 20:37:50 EDT Sun, 28 May 2017 23:52:55 EDT 5 Trump eyes White House overhaul, outside lawyers and PR team http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170528/5161272c-4746-4371-9fbd-583fd23f47de WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is considering overhauling his White House staff and bringing back top campaign strategists, frustrated by what he views as his team's inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Sun, 28 May 2017 20:37:50 EDT 20170528/5161272c-4746-4371-9fbd-583fd23f47de By JILL COLVIN and KEN THOMAS Associated Press The Latest: Trump says he favors more money for health care http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170528/30f09ecb-4482-451e-9728-a0839b403a8f WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 8:20 p.m. President Donald Trump is turning his attention to domestic issues after his nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe. Sun, 28 May 2017 20:28:44 EDT 20170528/30f09ecb-4482-451e-9728-a0839b403a8f Associated Press Kushner's Russia ties questioned as Trump cites media 'lies' http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170528/2420d237-223b-4793-af08-ee1a1814cef5 WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Democrats on Sunday demanded to hear directly from top White House adviser Jared Kushner over allegations of proposed secret back-channel communications with Russia, saying the security clearance of President Donald Trump's son-in-law may need to be revoked. Sun, 28 May 2017 16:19:48 EDT 20170528/2420d237-223b-4793-af08-ee1a1814cef5 By HOPE YEN and VIVIAN SALAMA Associated Press New lawsuit accuses imprisoned former speaker of sex assault http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170528/359753d6-14ee-410e-861d-14988239cd67 CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois man accuses Dennis Hastert in a new lawsuit of sexually assaulting him in bathroom stall when he was a fourth-grader, at least the fifth such allegation against the former House speaker who will soon be released from prison in a hush-money case. Sun, 28 May 2017 14:17:58 EDT 20170528/359753d6-14ee-410e-861d-14988239cd67 Associated Press US official mulling greatly expanded airplane laptop ban http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170528/9e49df0b-11a2-4cf8-8212-09c8244050c6 WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Sunday he's considering banning laptops from the passenger cabins of all international flights to and from the United States. Sun, 28 May 2017 14:13:51 EDT 20170528/9e49df0b-11a2-4cf8-8212-09c8244050c6 Associated Press Associated Press