House bill allots almost one-quarter of the $825 billion recovery package to states, localities. How will that boost the economy?
How a three-legged dog won the hearts of everyone from an angry homeless man to Barack Obama.
In three executive orders signed Thursday, he departs sharply from Bush's policies on Guantanamo, CIA prisons, and harsh interrogation tactics.
Wednesday's National Prayer Service featured an array of faith leaders, as Democrats aim for inclusiveness and a fuller religious voice.
Thousands gather, bearing witness to America’s historic step toward racial equality.