Attorney General Jeff Sessions says that the Justice Department is prosecuting more physicians charged with profiting off of so-called "pill mills" as part of the agency's effort to combat the opioid crisis.
"I've been to 30, 40 United States Attorney offices all over America, and they all have cases on ...
Students who witnessed the school shooting last week in Parkland, Florida, have already organized a "March for Our Lives" in Washington next month which has quickly gained traction after the young organizers appeared on multiple Sunday talk shows to make their case — particularly to unnamed lawmakers.
"The adults in ...
Under fire from former U.S. diplomats for slashing the State Department amid multiple crises around the world, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told CBS News' "60 Minutes" there was "no dismantling" and the U.S.' "foreign policy objectives continue to be met."
A Republican running for a Maryland legislative seat raffled off an AR-15 assault weapon at a Saturday night fundraiser celebrating the Second Amendment — only days after the same type of weapon was used to kill 17 people at a Florida high school.
President Donald Trump has boasted repeatedly about his big and powerful “nuclear button” — but, a new report says, it almost got away from him last year in China.
The defiant president attacks FBI and McMaster, blames Russian interference on Democrats and claims exoneration.
Congress' ability to stop gun violence -- as America has demand -- is far more complex than act laws, amid such questions as would more restriction really work and what to voters come Election Day truly want.
Sen. Bob Casey believes it would be a mistake for special counsel Robert Mueller to release his final report on Russian interference in the 2016 election near the fall midterm elections.
Rep. Kevin Cramer, North Dakota Republican, launched his campaign for Senate during a rally in Bismarck on Friday, saying he had to jump into the race after his opponent celebrated voting against a 20-week abortion ban.
Mr. Cramer, who has served three consecutive terms in the House, decided to challenge ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Latest from Sunday's NBA All-Star Game and events around the league's annual showcase (all times local):
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver doubled down on his support of players speaking out on social and political issues, opening his comments at the Legends Brunch by thanking ...
Maryland state Sen. Richard S. Madaleno Jr. has chosen Luwanda Jenkins to be his running mate in his race for governor.
Mr. Madaleno, Montgomery Democrat, said Sunday in an email that he will make a formal announcement on Monday.
Ms. Jenkins "has over 25 years of effective progressive leadership experience. ...
The Environmental Protection Agency chief has faced criticized over the past week for the cost of his domestic and international travel.
Presidents' Day started as a celebration of George Washington's birthday; today, it honors all U.S. presidents.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A proposal in the Missouri Legislature seeks to give convicted felons a second chance in pursuing a career.
A House committee this week approved a law that would ease restrictions on convicted felons in the workplace. Among other things, people with felony convictions aren't allowed ...
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Helping young immigrants, not deporting them, is the smarter way to fight a vicious international gang.
President Donald Trump bragged about a survey in a tweet on Sunday that he said has the Republicans in the lead for a generic congressional ballot, even though the actual poll he cited has the Democrats ahead.Great Pollster John McLaughlin now has the GOP up in the Generic...
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President Macron faces major questions regarding French secularism.
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Emails unearthed by Congress show Obama's national security advisor toyed with the prospect of hiding information from Trump's incoming team.
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Immigration reform seems out of reach. Will Trump really let the DREAMers face deportation?
Whatever else the Trump Administration is (or is not) doing, it continues to announce excellent judicial nominees for federal appellate courts - while
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The American people are tired of leaders playing politics on immigration reform.
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Friday's grand jury indictment in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election destroys Democratic claims that the Trump presidential campaign colluded with Russia to win the race, and that the Russian interference cost Hillary Clinton the election.
Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh called Sunday for concealed carrying of handguns in schools in order to combat mass shooters like the one that took place last week in Florida.
"If we are really serious of protecting the kids, we need a mechanism to be defensive," Mr. Limbaugh said on ...
Former first lady Rosalynn Carter is recovering from surgery at Emory University Hospital.
Here's a guide to the many errant claims made by the president during his tweet storm about the Russia probe.
Despite past criticism, the president still seems unconcerned about the origins of what he posts on Twitter.
ATLANTA — Former first lady Rosalynn Carter is recovering from surgery at Emory University Hospital.
Carter, 90, had surgery on Sunday to remove scar tissue from a portion of her small intestine, The Carter Center said in a statement. The surgery was successful. The scar tissue, the statement said, developed ...