So many voters flocked to the polls that many stations ran out of ballot papers.
The president's high approval ratings in a new poll suggest that Americans appreciate his cooperative approach to world affairs.
The process of allocating taxpayer dollars starts in earnest as the 13 separate appropriations bills make their way through committees.
Justice Kennedy appears to be the tiebreaking vote on whether New Haven, Conn., discriminated against white firefighters.
The president told credit-card companies Thursday he wants to halt arbitrary rate hikes and get more protections for consumers.