The Republican Party has "yet to find a single 2018 candidate for any of New York's statewide offices," New York Magazine reports.
Talks between North and South Korea do not show opportunity for any kind of a breakthrough, and North Korea is waging a "propaganda campaign" to disguise its progress on nuclear weapons, former U.S. Ambassador John Bolton said Tuesday, despite of talk that the two nations...
A New York Democratic assemblywoman was indicted Tuesday for allegedly defrauding government agencies out of tens of thousands of dollars, including the agency in charge of Hurricane Sandy relief.
Alex Azar, the White House’s choice to lead the Department of Health and Human Services, made opening remarks at his Senate confirmation hearing on Jan. 9.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The Latest on a legislative hearing about the Legionnaires' disease outbreak (all times local):
A Republican senator says the director of the Illinois Department of Public Health should resign for a six-day delay in publicizing a Legionnaires' disease outbreak at the Illinois Veterans Home ...
Hundreds of bills have already been filed as lawmakers return to Richmond for the General Assembly session convening Wednesday. This year's biggest agenda item will be passing the biennial state … Click to Continue »
The former chief executive of a failed oil field services company has pleaded guilty to securities fraud and other charges in a federal case that includes a Texas state senator … Click to Continue »
Bob Jenson, who served nearly two decades in the Oregon House of Representatives, has died at 86. First elected in 1996, the Pendleton legislator served so long his colleagues dubbed … Click to Continue »
Without coming out and saying Oprah Winfrey would make a terrible president, Joe Scarborough on Tuesday framed the conversation that implied Oprah would be a terrible president.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The former chief executive of a failed oil field services company has pleaded guilty to securities fraud and other charges in a federal case that includes a Texas state senator as a defendant.
Stan Bates, who was CEO of defunct FourWinds Logistics, entered his plea Monday ...
Signs are emerging that the Trump administration’s decision to end special status for Salvadoran immigrants could be used as a bargaining chip for the president as he works to strike a deal with Congress on immigration.
Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio announced Tuesday he will run for Arizona's Senate seat as an unabashedly pro-Trump candidate, fueling what was already one of the hottest races in the country.
Mr. Arpaio confirmed his decision on Twitter, after breaking the news in an interview with the Washington Examiner.
"I am ...
The Latest on the Supreme Court taking up a case on a law enforcement search of a rental car (all times local): 11:30 a.m. The Supreme Court is considering whether … Click to Continue »
The police chief who led South Carolina's third largest city through the crisis after one of its officers was charged with murder in the shooting death of a black man … Click to Continue »
A Democratic lawmaker says that he will introduce legislation that would require presidential candidates to undergo a mental health examination following a tweet from President Trump in which he praised himself as a "stab...
A federal judge says Augusta National Golf Club will hold three green jackets and other Masters memorabilia while a lawsuit over an online auction plays out. The Augusta Chronicle reports … Click to Continue »
A federal judge on Tuesday set a goal of doing something about the nation's opioid epidemic this year, while noting the drug crisis is "100 percent man-made." Judge Dan Polster … Click to Continue »
Correctional Officer Scott Jones kissed his wife goodbye on July 8, 2011, and headed off to a maximum-security prison in the remote high desert of northeastern California. He never came … Click to Continue »
The chairman of the Wisconsin Elections Commission called Republican Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald a bully and a coward Tuesday for blocking confirmation of the agency's administrator. Elections Commission chairman … Click to Continue »
An Egyptian court has sentenced 23 alleged Muslim Brotherhood members to life in prison on charges linked to the unrest that followed the 2013 military overthrow of an elected Islamist … Click to Continue »
Gov. Kim Reynolds on Tuesday said she envisions a multi-year tax plan for Iowa that would reduce taxes on individuals immediately but hold off on corporate tax cuts for later, … Click to Continue »
Controversial former Arizona county Sheriff Joe Arpaio announced Tuesday that he will run for Senate, a decision that cas...
Tulsa officials are working with the state's congressional delegation to create a plan to repurpose a federal building downtown. City leaders hope to add the Page Belcher Federal Building into … Click to Continue »
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise says he will undergo surgery Wednesday as part of his recovery from last June's shooting at a baseball practice. The Louisiana Republican said Tuesday he's … Click to Continue »
Two House Republican campaign groups aligned with Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., raised a combined $66 million in 2017 as they look to keep the GOP in control, The Hill reports.
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland is criticizing Gov. Pete Ricketts' attempt to end funding for any health care provider that also offers abortions. A spokeswoman for the group issued a … Click to Continue »
An Oklahoma lawmaker wants voters to amend the state constitution to lower the number of lawmakers required to approve revenue-raising measures. Republican House Speaker Pro Tempore Harold Wright filed a … Click to Continue »
A coroner says a man shot following a confrontation with police in a church parking lot over the weekend died of multiple gunshot wounds. The York County coroner's office said … Click to Continue »
Republican Joe Arpaio, a close ally of President Trump and former sheriff known for his provocative approach to combatting illegal immigration, is running for Senate in Arizona.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Shri Thanedar is spending nearly $900,000 on TV advertising over the next month, culminating with a new ad his campaign will run during the Super Bowl. The … Click to Continue »
Texas health officials are providing funding to mental health facilities as part of a $300 million endeavor to revamp the state's crumbling psychiatric hospital system. The Texas Health and Human … Click to Continue »