The post-election vote could tighten Democrats’ grip on Capitol Hill while giving GOP stars a chance to shine.
After a post-9/11 drop-off, the State Department has taken steps to ease foreigners' concerns.
Readers write about prejudice in the US, the benefits of returning to the gold standard, and American ideals.
For many lawmakers of both parties, it may be one costly bailout too many.
Afghan president says those who disagree with his offer of safety for the Taliban to attend talks can unseat him or leave the country.
A federal judge in Miami last month ordered a shipping firm to pay $80 million for conspiring with Cuba to abuse workers.
Obama will have to find a new balance between civil liberties and national security.