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.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Key senators reached a breakthrough deal Tuesday on resuming federal payments to health insurers that President Donald Trump has blocked. Insurers had warned that unless the money is quickly restored, premiums will go up.
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.
NEW YORK (AP) - The Manhattan district attorney who declined to charge Harvey Weinstein in a 2015 sexual abuse case says he will stop taking campaign contributions pending a review by an outside ethics group.
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 on Tuesday will call the families of four soldiers killed this month in Niger, the White House says, as Trump again casts doubt on whether his predecessor appropriately consoled the families of military personnel who died in war.
NEW YORK (AP) - President Donald Trump's ranking in the Forbes list of wealthiest Americans has dropped, as the magazine said the value of some of his Manhattan real estate holdings has declined recently.
In a memo filed with U.S. District Judge Paul S. Diamond, government lawyers described the city's fallen top prosecutor as a crooked politician who took every opportunity to enrich himself through numerous frauds, thefts from his campaign fund, and bribes accepted from generous donors.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Top-ranking Congressional Democrats are calling on a federal watchdog to review whether Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt broke the law by making a video for a private group opposing an Obama-era clean-water rule.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Reporters were seated in the White House briefing room awaiting an appearance by press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday when a call went out over a loudspeaker to head to the Rose Garden. There was no time to lose: President Donald Trump wanted to talk. Again.
The order was intended to help with law enforcement agencies' response to rallies planned for Thursday, the governor said in a news release. University of Florida officials said Monday afternoon that the order was not made in response to any specific heightened threat.
Clinton, one of just nine living Americans who has lost a presidential election, remains an instant newsmaker. But on no other media platform does she dominate headlines as she does on Fox News. All year, the network's commentators have covered Clinton's post-campaign life and comments as breaking news...