October 17, 2014 @ 4:12 pm
Secretary of State John Kerry has opened his home to a top Chinese diplomat for two days of discussions aimed at easing tensions between the two nations.
October 17, 2014 @ 3:48 pm
If there's one thing the "Ebola czar" knows, it's government.
October 17, 2014 @ 3:36 pm
Republicans are tapping into Americans' fears about Ebola in their latest attacks on the competence of the Obama administration, adding a darker and more emotional edge to their main argument of the 2014 elections.
October 17, 2014 @ 3:32 pm
Virginia public health authorities say the woman who became ill in the Pentagon parking lot, setting off an Ebola scare, does not have the virus.
October 17, 2014 @ 2:48 pm
National Republicans launched an ad linking a Nebraska Democrat to a convicted murderer in a commercial echoing a spot with racial overtones that roiled the 1988 presidential race.
October 17, 2014 @ 2:36 pm
Dusty and remote, the Syrian city of Kobani has become an unlikely spoil in the war against Islamic State militants -- and far more of a strategic prize than the United States wants to admit.
October 17, 2014 @ 2:24 pm
Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:
October 17, 2014 @ 2:19 pm
Anger stemming from a 30-year-old religious clash in India that left thousands dead has crept into one of the closest and most expensive congressional races in the country.
October 17, 2014 @ 1:56 pm
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has asked his military chiefs and service-branch secretaries to look into questions about the medical care and treatment of about 20 service members who were exposed to chemical weapons during the Iraq war, a senior defense official said Friday.
October 17, 2014 @ 1:36 pm
The National Security Agency says it is reviewing its decision to allow a top official to work part time for a cybersecurity firm that is pitching its services to the financial sector.
October 17, 2014 @ 1:32 pm
Candidates in Kentucky's combative U.S. Senate race are bringing in outside help with two weeks to go as Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes will campaign with Bill Clinton on Tuesday and a trio of Republican congressmen will stump for Sen. Mitch McConnell beginning Monday.
October 17, 2014 @ 1:28 pm
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and his wife reported nearly $700,000 in income last year, a significant jump from 2012.
October 17, 2014 @ 1:17 pm
The White House is reaffirming its opposition to a travel ban that would stop people from coming to the United States from West Africa.
October 17, 2014 @ 1:08 pm
With nearly three weeks until Election Day, political parties and their committees on Friday were busy moving cash around with a sharp eye on the Senate, where control is at stake.
October 17, 2014 @ 12:52 pm
The federal government will recognize same-sex marriages in seven more states and extend federal benefits to those couples, the Justice Department said Friday.