DENVER (AP) — As Colorado prepares to lift its statewide stay-home order, Gov. Jared Polis said Sunday that social distancing measures should likely continue for months to avoid another spike in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — They've skipped the high-profile Sunday TV shows and avoided driveway chat sessions with reporters. Few who are typically eager to defend the president have appeared at all on...
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Most of the 2,000-plus people who gathered in the Florida heat Tuesday didn't know Edward Pearson. They knew little, if anything, about the life of the 80-year-old Army...
NEW YORK (AP) — CNN's Don Lemon did not back down despite criticism from President Donald Trump, twice labeling presidential remarks as racist while he was moderating Wednesday's Democratic...
NEW YORK (AP) — Raise your hand if you can think of some different ways CNN will approach the second Democratic presidential debate, which will unfold over two nights in Detroit on Tuesday and...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Democratic presidential hopeful is planning a televised forum from Mississippi.
Jackson State University says U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts will...
WASHINGTON (AP) — "Medicare-for-all" is quickly becoming a rallying cry for many Democratic White House hopefuls, but there are growing questions about how to pull off such a dramatic switch to a government-run health care system.
NEW YORK (AP) — After hours of television commentating, swinging needles on election meters and reams of statistics from obscure counties called up on computer screens, CNN's Jake Tapper had a revelation about Tuesday's midterm elections.
"Actually," he said, "this is pretty much what we thought was going to happen."
NEW YORK (AP) — Martha MacCallum is no stranger to Fox News Channel viewers, but she will have a prominent new role for the network during its midterm election coverage.
MacCallum will co-host the evening with Bret Baier, taking over a job held by Megyn Kelly for the most recent big election nights. The other cable news networks have familiar faces out front: Brian Williams and Rachel Maddow on MSNBC and Wolf Blitzer, Anderson Cooper and Jake Tapper on CNN.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Democratic candidate for Florida governor Andrew Gillum isn't a big fan of Donald Trump, but he said during a televised debate that he'd gladly work with the president to bring money to the state for needed projects.
"That's just not the way it works," said his opponent Ron DeSantis, who won the Republican nomination based on Trump's endorsement.
ATLANTA (AP) — Stacey Abrams, the Democrat vying for the governorship of Georgia, is ratcheting up her assertion that Republican rival Brian Kemp is effectively suppressing minority and women voters in his role as secretary of state.
The Kemp campaign is returning fire with charges of a "manufactured ... crisis" and a "publicity stunt" as early voting ramps up before one of the premier matchups nationally in the Nov. 6 midterm elections.
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said she was once a victim of sexual assault on Sunday, but said women's shared outrage over such misconduct shouldn't affect Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Tapper isn't the only author in his family.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana's Democratic governor is saying for the first time that he'd support a ban on some semiautomatic weapons.
Gov. Steve Bullock's comments came in response Sunday to a question posed to him on CNN's State of The Union.
Host Jake Tapper asked Bullock if he would support an "assault weapons ban, a ban on some forms of semiautomatic weapons."
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — CNN anchor Jake Tapper is set to address graduates at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst's spring commencement.
Tapper is the featured speaker at Friday's ceremony for undergraduate students.
Tapper hosts a weekday program on CNN and serves as the network's chief Washington correspondent. He's known for his political coverage and has won awards for his reporting on the 2016 presidential election.
"The Hellfire Club" (Little, Brown), by Jake Tapper
CNN's Jake Tapper dives into the world of historical fiction and produces "The Hellfire Club," an insightful novel that echoes today's political landscape.
In January 1954, at the height of McCarthyism and when policies were decided behind closed doors, Charlie Marder receives a congressional appointment. It's a temporary posting until the next election, and his colleagues treat him as naive and lacking in skills.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Tapper, veteran newsman and debut novelist, isn't quite used to being on the receiving end of questions.
"When people come to my set and I'm about to do an interview, I generally don't think at all that they're nervous," the CNN anchor said during a recent telephone interview. "But then it's you in the chair yourself and you think, 'Wow, this is terrifying.'"
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — CNN anchor Jake Tapper has been chosen to speak at UMass Amherst's spring graduation ceremony.
The school announced Thursday that Tapper will be the featured speaker at the May 11 commencement ceremony for undergraduate students.
NEW YORK (AP) — A support network for victims of sexual misconduct in newsrooms has appointed an advisory board that includes CNN's Jake Tapper and PBS' Judy Woodruff and wants to fund a study to give news organizations specific ideas on keeping women safer.
The group Press Forward launched a website Tuesday and was hosting a panel discussion at the National Press Club in Washington that included Tapper, Woodruff and former ABC "Nightline" host Ted Koppel.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has been mum on running for president. But he's entertained the idea of debating President Donald Trump in 2020.
Appearing Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union," McAuliffe did not directly answer Jake Tapper's question about a presidential run. McAuliffe said he'll spend 2018 focused on a redistricting project, "and we'll see what happens after that."
NEW YORK (AP) — The lawyer for a CNN producer who was fired last month following complaints about his behavior says the man was not accused of sexual harassment.
The network said Teddy Davis, a senior producer on Jake Tapper's program, was let go following an investigation that found his conduct "does not align with the standards and values of the network." A network representative later confirmed the circumstances were related to sexual misconduct.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on sexual misconduct allegations against men in media, including allegations that led to NBC News' firing of longtime "Today" show host Matt Lauer (all times local):
CNN says it has fired a senior producer on Jake Tapper's "State of the Union" show after an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations made against him.
NEW YORK (AP) — As the days pass since Hurricane Maria ripped across Puerto Rico, television reports increasingly echo those after Katrina a dozen years ago in sounding the alarm for a desperate population frustrated by the pace of relief efforts.
The question is: how many people are listening this time?
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan is planning to hold a town hall meeting Aug. 21, his first open to the general public in his congressional district in nearly two years.
The town hall in Racine is being organized by CNN and will be hosted by Jake Tapper. Only residents of Ryan's southeast Wisconsin district can request a ticket from CNN and the network will determine who asks questions.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he confronted a Chicago Cubs fan during Sunday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers because the man said "some really lousy, awful stuff" with a lot of children around.
The Republican governor was caught on video nearly getting in the man's face at Miller Park. "You're a big shot," Christie says before walking down the stairs.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — CNN news anchor Jake Tapper will be giving the main address at his alma mater's commencement ceremony on Sunday.
Tapper is speaking at Dartmouth College in Hanover. He will be among seven honorary degree recipients.
NEW YORK (AP) — The USAA financial services firm is reinstating its advertising on Sean Hannity's Fox News Channel program after receiving heavy criticism for its initial decision from many of the military members and veterans that it serves.
The San Antonio, Texas-based company said Tuesday it will also start advertising again on other programs where it had suspended ads, including "Hardball" and "The Rachel Maddow Show" on MSNBC, and Jake Tapper's "The Lead" on CNN.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — A pizza shop that had fed generations of Dartmouth College students and New Hampshire residents alike shut its doors earlier this week with little warning given to patrons and employees.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Tapper isn't the only CNN anchor writing novels these days.
NEW YORK (AP) — Less than a week after President Donald Trump publicly attacked journalists for using anonymous sources in stories about his administration, it appears the president become one himself on Tuesday — at least briefly.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Tapper is working on a book that you could call fake news: It's his debut novel.