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Summary Highlights from our latest update: - Under the Affordable Care Act, millions of Americans have signed up for private health insurance and...
Veep Joe Biden met with some African leaders attending the White House-African summit. Here are, um, details.
In an interview on Fox News, former Vice President Dick Cheney went too far with his claim that President Obama “has stated repeatedly the terrorist...
Q: Did the Obama administration advertise in January to transport 65,000 foreign children apprehended at the border? Did it expect a surge of illegal...
MARION, Iowa - Inside a diner crammed with television cameras and national reporters in this town just outside Cedar Rapids, Joe Mallie gave a glimpse of the challenge Gov. Christie could confront in wooing conservative voters to elevate him to the White House.
Gov. Christie is spending the day in Iowa, where his presence in the state -- home to the first presidential caucus -- is stirring speculation about a bid for the White House in 2016.
The Street: Marijuana legalization advocates are unhappy with the decision by the Obama administration to maintain what they see as the failed approach of marijuana prohibition.
As Gov. Christie prepares to head to Iowa later this week, a conservative group opposed to his judicial record is targeting voters there with an online ad campaign saying that the New Jersey governor "broke his promise" to reshape the state Supreme Court.
A lot of gray area surrounds the political rhetoric about the White House’s decision to swap Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for five Taliban figures detained...
Staff writers for both The Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News will be tweeting about today's General Election.
Lyle Denniston looks at an ongoing dispute between President Barack Obama and some members of Congress over releasing Guantanamo Bay detainees, with...
The Christie Chronicles: Gov. Christie does not have ties to organized crime. He thinks immigration reform will require “strong action by the President and a spirit of cooperation in Congress.” And as for his favorite character on MTV's Jersey Shore, he doesn’t have one, because “they don’t deserve it.” Christie gave those answers, and others, during a Facebook chat Friday night.
It it crazy to try to end a war, and exchange prisoners...after 13 years?
Hillary Clinton's age and health are valid campaign issues if the 66-year-old Democrat makes another run for president in 2016, the Republican Party leader said on Sunday.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - His standing with veterans damaged by scandal, President Barack Obama on Tuesday defended his administration's response to Veterans Affairs lapses that delayed health care for thousands of former service members, but conceded more needed to be done to regain their trust.
WASHINGTON (AP) - While in office, former President George H. W. Bush once plaintively asked, "What is it about August?"
Standing in a beer garden across from the Liberty Bell, the city's leaders vowed Thursday to lure the Democratic National Convention to Philadelphia and announced their slogan: "Let's make history again."
Veep Joe Biden met with some African leaders attending the White House-African summit. Here are, um, details.
WASHINGTON – Philadelphia-area Republicans voted Wednesday to support a measure authorizing House Speaker John Boehner to sue President Obama for...
Q: Did the Obama administration advertise in January to transport 65,000 foreign children apprehended at the border? Did it expect a surge of illegal...
MARION, Iowa - Inside a diner crammed with television cameras and national reporters in this town just outside Cedar Rapids, Joe Mallie gave a glimpse of the challenge Gov. Christie could confront in wooing conservative voters to elevate him to the White House.
Gov. Christie is spending the day in Iowa, where his presence in the state -- home to the first presidential caucus -- is stirring speculation about a bid for the White House in 2016.
The Street: Marijuana legalization advocates are unhappy with the decision by the Obama administration to maintain what they see as the failed approach of marijuana prohibition.
As Gov. Christie prepares to head to Iowa later this week, a conservative group opposed to his judicial record is targeting voters there with an online ad campaign saying that the New Jersey governor "broke his promise" to reshape the state Supreme Court.
Don't like President Obama's foreign policy? Blame President Richard M. Nixon. Just don't hold your breath waiting for the former to acknowledge the influence of the latter, even as we approach the 40th anniversary next month of Nixon's resignation.
Summary Highlights from our latest update: - Under the Affordable Care Act, millions of Americans have signed up for private health insurance and...
In an interview on Fox News, former Vice President Dick Cheney went too far with his claim that President Obama “has stated repeatedly the terrorist...
A lot of gray area surrounds the political rhetoric about the White House’s decision to swap Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for five Taliban figures detained...
WASHINGTON (AP) - While in office, former President George H. W. Bush once plaintively asked, "What is it about August?"