Philadelphia's controversial soda tax didn't go down well at a state Senate hearing that some see as a warm-up to an effort at repeal.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican and Democratic senators joined in announcing a plan Tuesday aimed at stabilizing America's health insurance markets in the wake of President Donald Trump's order to terminate "Obamacare" subsidies. Trump himself spoke approvingly of the deal, but some conservatives denounced...
Rep. Tom Marino, a seeming lock for Trump's drug czar, withdrew his name from consideration Tuesday, after the publication of an explosive report about a little-noticed law that severely limits the Drug Enforcement Administration's ability to go after the drug manufacturers that supply pill mills.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Testimony from defense witnesses in the bribery trial of Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez on Tuesday included a curious story involving the former governor of Florida and a zinger by a prosecutor that left jurors chuckling but earned an admonition from the judge.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a Republican, and former Vice President Joe Biden, a Democrat, told students at the University of Delaware to listen to those with whom they disagree and try to understand their thinking.
A lot's going on in our fair state this week! John McCain visited Philly last night and slammed President Trump's nationalistic politics, and a Pennsylvania congressman and longtime Trump supporter is in hot water over his sponsorship of a controversial drug policy law.
President Trump said in a radio interview with WMAL in Washington that "people have to be careful because at some point I fight back."
The Pa. Republican congressman played a key role in weakening the federal government's authority to stop companies from distributing opioids, according to an investigative report by the Washington Post and "60 Minutes."
With all of the controversy surrounding President Trump, the New Yorker's Jane Mayer took a deep look at the political and financial forces behind Vice President Mike Pence, the man who would succeed Trump in the event of his ouster.
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NEW YORK (AP) - A furor over the Manhattan district attorney's decision to shut down a groping investigation of Harvey Weinstein two years ago is putting a spotlight on the DA's practice of taking campaign contributions from defense attorneys.
The record is plain that presidents reached out to families of the dead and to the wounded, often with their presence as well as by letter and phone.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats and environmental groups on Tuesday denounced a Republican plan to allow oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, saying it would defile a crown jewel of U.S. wilderness to promote oil exports to China and other nations.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has pulled bereaved military families into a painful political fight of his own making, going so far Tuesday as to cite the death of his chief of staff's son in Afghanistan to question whether Barack Obama and other presidents did enough to honor the military...