Amazon sales tax expanded to Tennessee, Indiana and Nevada at the start of 2014. Tennessee had previously avoided collecting Amazon sales tax, under a deal struck with the former governor's administration, but the online retailing giant's brick-and-mortar competitors argued that arrangement wasn't fair.
President Obama wants comprehensive immigration reform, and he’s suing to block Arizona’s tough new law. But most Americans – including many Democratic officials – are against him.
In November, 37 states will elect governors, and there's really only one issue that will sway voters' choices: how to boost jobs with economic growth.
The events of the past week would test any president. How well has Obama weathered the BP oil spill, the Nashville flood, a car bomb in Times Square, and Thursday's wild stock market ride?
As the Cumberland River begins to recede, power outages grip Nashville, Tenn.
States are scrambling to pass education reforms to be eligible for the Obama administration's $4.35 billion in Race to the Top grants. California was set to confirm far-reaching reforms Tuesday.
Beau Biden, son of Vice President Joe Biden, returned from Iraq Wednesday. He's tipped to run for the US Senate. Several other political families also have members eyeing 2010.
The current gas crisis is worse than the 2005 shortages after hurricanes Katrina and Rita, say some experts.