Antiviolence program employs ex-gang members to help curb street violence, with some success.
Severe weather in the US interior has wrought economic disaster. But recovery may be quick.
Supreme Court mulls whether to take a suit accusing Illinois of forcing families to give up rights.
Obama sees potential in traditional red states such as Virginia, Colorado, and North Carolina. McCain looks to target blue states including Pennsylvania and Michigan.
Even though legislation fell to defeat, Friday’s debate marked the first time a majority backed a cap on carbon emissions.
They're both mavericks, but they differ sharply on issues and how to govern.
He's the first African-American to head presidential ticket of a major party, winning Democrats' long war of attrition.
Benjamin Jealous was chosen amid divides over how to reenergize the organization.