Setting political traps is a time-honored Washington tradition, and Hillary Clinton is trying to force Republican presidential candidates to take a hard-line position on immigration.
Transportation secretary Anthony Foxx urged lawmakers to pass a $478-billion funding measure to shore up our transportation infrastructure, which experts agree is in dire need of modernization.
Critics of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal – and the Senate bill to give the president fast track authority to negotiate it – say it will hurt American workers. Here is a look at some of those claims.
Seymour Hersh's counter-narrative of the death of Osama bin Laden has put the White House on the defensive. But is there any truth to it?
The United States is virtually alone in not offering paid maternity leave, comedian John Oliver notes. But three states offer a glimpse of how the US could do it.
Witness testimony in the Boston Marathon bombing trial concluded this morning, with the final defense witness describing private conversations with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev that he was remorseful for his crimes
On Saturday, first lady Michelle Obama related the tale of the Tuskegee Airmen and what they went through to the most recent graduates of the historically black Alabama university.