September 21, 2014 @ 6:36 am
The Secret Service tightened security outside the White House after an embarrassing breach in which a man with a knife scaled a fence, ran across the lawn and made it all the way inside before agents stopped him.
September 21, 2014 @ 6:24 am
A suspenseful election night is one thing, but what if it stretches out for a month? Or into next year?
September 21, 2014 @ 6:20 am
The United States' ambassador to the United Nations says other nations are pledging support for the fight against Islamic State group militants.
September 21, 2014 @ 5:45 am
The Obama administration applauded the power-sharing deal signed Sunday by Afghanistan's two presidential candidates.
September 21, 2014 @ 5:00 am
September 20, 2014 @ 10:09 pm
Sen. Pat Roberts of Kansas took his conservative re-election message into the state's swing-voting east Saturday in his latest effort chip away any advantage from independent candidate Greg Orman in a U.S. Senate race that has unexpectedly become one of the most hotly contested in the nation.
September 20, 2014 @ 8:01 pm
The Secret Service chief has stepped-up security outside the White House after a man with a knife who jumped the fence made it into the presidential residence before being apprehended, officials said Saturday.
September 20, 2014 @ 2:08 pm
The political parties, their campaign committees and some of their super PACs faced a Saturday deadline to disclose how much donors gave and how much operatives spent in August. Highlights from the filings:
September 20, 2014 @ 2:08 pm
The two party committees tasked with electing House members are sitting on a combined $100 million pile of cash, suggesting voters in the handful of competitive districts will face an onslaught of late political advertising.
September 20, 2014 @ 9:48 am
New York City will be full of planet-saving pomp this coming week, but short on action to rescue the world.
September 20, 2014 @ 9:04 am
Looking to leave behind her highly specialized medical career for a seat in the U.S. Senate, pediatric neurosurgeon Monica Wehby burst onto the political scene with a splash last year.
September 20, 2014 @ 8:52 am
President Barack Obama's military campaign against the Islamic State group already has extended beyond the limits he first outlined.
September 20, 2014 @ 7:46 am
While other Republicans considering the 2016 presidential race are openly laying the foundations of potential campaigns, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is busy tending to a growing personal business empire.
September 20, 2014 @ 5:40 am
A college dropout from Florida. A nurse's aide from Denver. The owner of a pizza-and-wings joint from upstate New York.
September 20, 2014 @ 5:12 am
The Republican National Committee again outraised its Democratic rival last month and is sitting on a $3 million lead, according to campaign finance reports filed Saturday.