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WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House said Thursday that President Barack Obama briefly lived with an uncle who faced deportation from the United States, correcting its previous statements that the president had never met Onyango Obama.
The statement at issue: “For [Justices] Ginsburg and Breyer to risk their judicial legacy on predictions of the outcomes of elections [in 2014 and...
Rick Santorum wrongly claimed health plans on the health care exchanges are offering more limited networks of doctors and hospitals “because the...
Fueled by a surge in spending by independent groups, the 2013 state elections were the most expensive in New Jersey history, according to a preliminary analysis released Thursday by an election watchdog.
Saying the government should lead by example, President Barack Obama is ordering the federal government to nearly triple its use of renewable sources for electricity by 2020.
Election season is over, but at least one candidate is still campaigning in an effort to pay off her campaign debt. It's not illegal in Pennsylvania or unethical. In fact, many said it's common for judge-elects to ask attorneys for contributions. But some said it hurts public perception about whether the courts are fair and impartial.
A Latino leader who is an ally of Gov. Christie on Wednesday accused state Senate President Stephen Sweeney (D., Gloucester) of playing politics and jeopardizing a bill that would allow undocumented immigrant students to pay in-state college tuition.
City is moving closer to having a land bank to recycle vacant, blighted properties.
Councilman Oh wants voters to end Philly's "resign-to-run" rule, but the ballot question's wording has some confused.
One candidate for PA governor is taking a different approach to the annual PA Society weekend in NYC.
Pennsylvania public schools would have wider latitude to furlough employees during tough economic times and would not have to start with the least senior workers under proposals that were debated Tuesday in the state Capitol.
MAYS LANDING, N.J. - Democratic challenger Vince Mazzeo was again declared the winner over Republican incumbent John Amodeo as a tense recount of ballots in their Second District Assembly race concluded Tuesday evening.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Seeking to regroup from his health care law's disastrous rollout, President Barack Obama on Tuesday insisted that the sweeping overhaul is working and warned Republican critics that he would fight any efforts to strip away its protections.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is launching ads backing eight-term Republican Rep. Mike Simpson, who faces a primary challenge in Idaho, and two GOP candidates in West Virginia as the business organization ramps up its political activity for next year's congressional elections.
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - Needed to keep a school building running these days: Water, electricity - and broadband.
If they don't believe their parents, maybe America's teens will listen to the Pentagon's top general.
The effort to get high-speed broadband in every school is getting a boost from the philanthropy of two technology gurus - Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg and Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates.
Seven restaurants in LOVE Park? That was the vision that Philadelphia City Council President Darrell L. Clarke unfurled on Wednesday. He would pay for long-overdue upgrades to John F. Kennedy Plaza by leasing the rights to create 26,000 square feet of restaurant space in the iconic but aging park.
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