Sen. Bob Menendez remains a free man after his corruption trial ended Thursday. But lingering questions remain. The ordeal took a severe toll on his public standing one year before he is due to be on the ballot and he faces a potential retrial, perhaps in the midst of a reelection campaign.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A group of women who worked alongside Al Franken on NBC's "Saturday Night Live" have signed a statement of support for the Minnesota senator.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Michigan Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances, BuzzFeed News reported Monday.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey will move toward a $15 minimum wage next year, Democratic Gov.-elect Phil Murphy pledged on Monday alongside fellow Democrats who control the Legislature.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Monday promised a tax overhaul by Christmas, even as a nonpartisan tax analysis group said the Senate package would leave half of taxpayers facing higher levies by 2027.
The former head of the Pennsylvania Department of State appears to have been forced to resign by Gov. Wolf, according to newly released documents.
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is urging for a review of the controversial $1 million in bonuses given to staff and volunteers by the DNC's host committee last year. Two of the bonuses may have violated federal regulations, he noted.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Janet Yellen submitted her resignation from the Federal Reserve board to President Donald Trump on Monday, announcing that she will leave when her successor is sworn in as Fed chairman.
The New York Times has suspended prominent political reporter Glenn Thrush pending an investigation into accusations of sexually inappropriate behavior.
ATLANTA (AP) - The ads leap out from the pages of almost any gun magazine: Soldiers wearing greasepaint and camouflage wield military-style rifles depicted as essential to the American way of life. A promotional spot by the Mossberg brand boasts of weapons "engineered to the specs of freedom and independence...
WASHINGTON (AP) - For all the lingering tensions between President Donald Trump and former President George W. Bush, Trump's White House shares one thing in common with his Republican predecessor's: People.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says the true cost of the opioid drug epidemic in 2015 was $504 billion, or roughly half a trillion dollars.
There are factors beyond gerrymandering that discourage political competition in Pennsylvania.