A group of female lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have come forward with allegations of sexual harassment or unwanted sexual comments experienced while serving on Capitol Hill.
The Houston Astros won the last game of the World Series 5-1 against the Los Angeles Dodgers to become World Champions for the first time since the franchise was created in 1962.
The Fed announced Wednesday the key interest rate will remain the same and offered a bright outlook for the US economy, despite market disruptions during this fall's hurricane season. Analysts expect rate hikes to begin gradually after the new year.
New evidence shows Russian interference in global affairs is broader than previously thought. Russian opposition, US officials, and political campaigns have all been targeted over the past several years.
The US Postal Service is testing next-day Sunday deliveries in major cities across the country. USPS continues to face a decline in its first-class mail as online retailers expand their own delivery services.
Unable to repeal Obamacare, the GOP has set its sights on producing the most extensive overhaul of the US tax system in three decades. An earlier outline of the plan showed a simplified tax filing process and a reduction in the number of tax brackets.
An Uzbekistan immigrant plowed through a bike path and hit a school bus, killing eight people and seriously injuring others on Oct. 31. The truck attack, which appears similar to others in England, France, and Germany, has been declared an act of terror by Mayor De Blasio.
At a Monitor-hosted breakfast for reporters, Tom Perez says the Trump team's legal difficulties notwithstanding, the Democratic Party must rebuild if it wants to reclaim power in Washington.
Facebook, Twitter, and Google, expected to present any evidence of Russian activity on their sites during the US presidential election in Congress, have already begun addressing how to prevent meddling in elections via advertisements.
Paul Manafort and Rick Gates, both formerly part of the Trump campaign, face charges for conspiracy against the United States, money laundering, and false statements in the investigation of the Trump campaign's ties to Russia.