Radio news anchor Leeann Tweeden says that Sen. Al Franken kissed her against her will and later groped her while she was asleep on a USO tour in 2006, before he was a senator.
Franken, a Minnesota Democrat,...
In the first round of negotiations over how President Robert Mugabe will leave power, the Zimbabwean leader met Thursday with the army commander who put him under house arrest and mediators, including South...
Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 01:09 AM PST
Millions Will Forgo Coverage If 'Obamacare' Mandate Repealed
Millions are expected to forgo coverage if Congress repeals the unpopular requirement that Americans get health insurance, gambling that they won't get sick and boosting premiums for others.
The drive by Senate...
Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 05:41 PM PST
Bipartisan Senate Bill Would Bolster FBI Gun Checks
Republican and Democratic senators have joined forces on legislation to strengthen the FBI database of prohibited gun buyers after the Air Force failed to report the criminal history of the gunman who slaughter...
Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 01:53 AM PST
Big House Victory for GOP Tax Plan, But Senate Fate Unclear
Republicans have stretched closer to delivering the first big legislative victory for President Donald Trump and their party, whisking a $1.5 trillion overhaul of business and personal income taxes through...
Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 03:52 PM PST
Senate Confirms Trump's Pick to Oversee Mine Safety
Senate Republicans voted on Wednesday to confirm the former leader of a coal company with a record of serious safety violations to become the country's top regulator of miner health and safety.
On a 52-46...
Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 05:31 PM PST
Judge Sides With Philadelphia in 'Sanctuary Cities' Funding Case
A federal judge on Wednesday blocked the U.S. government from withholding a major grant that pays for public safety equipment because Philadelphia is a "sanctuary city."
U.S. District Judge Michael Baylson said...
President Donald Trump was very thirsty — for some more positive news coverage of his lengthy Asia trip, and for some water.
While speaking at the White House on Wednesday about his 11 days abroad, Trump...