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What the White House’s decision to forgo Ramadan event means for religion and politics under Trump

President Donald Trump decided against celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim holiday marking the end of Ramadan, at the White House this year, the first time in two decades that the White House did not commemorate the Islamic holy month of fasting with an iftar dinner.

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Tequila industry to Heineken: Stop using our name

Mexico’s Tequila Regulatory Council is planning a lawsuit against Heineken for fraudulently claiming its Desperados beer contains tequila. It said tests show there’s no tequila in the booze.

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Something very interesting happened on the Senate steps Monday night

On Monday night, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker and Georgia Rep. John Lewis walked from the House side of the US Capitol to the steps in front of the Senate. There, with Booker live-streaming on his Facebook page, they started talking about the health care bill the Senate is currently debating. Three and a half hours later, in front of ...

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Senate health care state of play: ‘Hanging by a thread’

Tuesday is another critical day for the Senate health care bill as Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Vice President Mike Pence have a power lunch of sorts with their fellow Republicans to determine the way forward.

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