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Piling on

If you are president of the United States, there must be many days when you wish you had stayed in bed. That has to be occurring more frequently for George…

Bush taps Mukasey for AG

Former federal judge Michael Mukasey, a tough-on-terrorism jurist with an independent streak, was tapped by President Bush on Monday to take over as attorney general and lead a Justice Department…

Bush set to nominate Musakey for AG

President George W. Bush has settled on retired federal judge Michael Mukasey as his choice to replace outgoing Attorney General Alberto Gonzales, people familiar with the selection process said on…

Conservatives weigh in on AG nominee

Conservatives on Saturday lined up for and against potential attorney general nominee Michael Mukasey, the man they believe has ascended to the top of President Bush's list of replacements for…

Bush told many lies about Iraq

President Bush pointed to political realignment in Iraq's volatile Anbar province as evidence that Iraq is a fight that the United States is winning. His claims, however, are not backed by…

Text of Bush’s speech

Text of President Bush's speech prepared for delivery Thursday night: …

White House admits little progress in Iraq

A new White House report on Iraq will show improved progress on just one of 18 political and security goals — efforts to allow former members of Saddam Hussein's Baath…

Bush orders gradual troop cuts

President Bush, defending an unpopular war, ordered gradual reductions in U.S. forces in Iraq on Thursday night and said, "The more successful we are, the more American troops can return…

Bush to announce conditional troop cut

President Bush will tell the nation this week he plans to reduce the American troop presence in Iraq by about 30,000 by next summer, but will condition those and further…

Rumsfeld: Afghanistan war a ‘success’

In an interview billed as his first since leaving the top Pentagon post, Donald Rumsfeld calls Afghanistan "a big success," but says U.S. efforts in Iraq are hampered by the…