Six GOP senators have announced their intentions ahead of Tuesday's Judiciary Committee vote on the Supreme Court nominee.
Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination draws focus to the gains of minority and female judges nationwide.
Just 650 Afghans are fighting alongside the 4,000 US Marines in the Helmand province. US commanders and now Congress are pushing to grow Afghan security forces.
In most metro areas surveyed in a new report, unemployment is growing faster in suburbs than in nearby cities.
Five years after the commission released its report, one key reform for US security – streamlining congressional oversight – hasn’t happened.
New coal-fired power plants will capture CO2 and inject it into the earth.