December 1, 2013 @ 6:01 am
Sen. Dianne Feinstein has strong words about Afghanistan's president for refusing to sign an agreement governing the future of the American troop presence in his country.
December 1, 2013 @ 6:01 am
The terrorism threat against the United States is increasing and Americans aren't as safe as they were a year or two ago, the leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees said.
December 1, 2013 @ 5:09 am
Forty-five states and the District of Columbia have adopted the Common Core State Standards with the goal of sending high school graduates into the world ready for college or career. But they're hardly without controversy.
November 30, 2013 @ 2:29 pm
At the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains sits one of the most Republican congressional districts in the country that is home to Georgia's governor, lieutenant governor and speaker of the House.
November 30, 2013 @ 1:03 pm
The U.S. is urging North Korea to release an 85-year-old American who's been detained for more than a month.
November 30, 2013 @ 8:28 am
Do you keep a close watch when you hand over your credit card?
November 30, 2013 @ 8:26 am
You can take our word for it. Americans don't trust each other anymore.
November 30, 2013 @ 6:10 am
The Associated Press-GfK poll on the American public's trust in others was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications Oct. 3-7. It is based on online interviews of 1,227 adults who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel.
November 30, 2013 @ 1:19 am
The Obama administration is aggressively pursuing lawsuits over minority voting rights in Texas and North Carolina, but the Justice Department has not moved on evidence that the latest round of redistricting in Los Angeles County unfairly reduces the influence of Latino voters.
November 30, 2013 @ 1:11 am
When he meets voters in Pennsylvania's 8th Congressional District, former Army Ranger Kevin Strouse recounts how he helped clear a city block in Iraq during the rescue of prisoner of war Jessica Lynch in 2003. The story is meant to show his experience working with others to accomplish a goal.
November 29, 2013 @ 7:29 pm
Sasha Obama could be the deciding factor in whether her father stays in Washington after he leaves office.
November 29, 2013 @ 7:21 pm
Key parts of the government's beleaguered health insurance website will be down longer than usual this weekend as the site continues to undergo maintenance and repairs.
November 29, 2013 @ 6:53 pm
The State Department is advising U.S. air carriers abroad to comply with China's demand that it be told of any flights passing through its new maritime air defense zone over the East China Sea.
November 29, 2013 @ 3:03 pm
Ratings agency Moody's late Friday upgraded Greece's credit rating, citing improved results in the crisis-hit country's economic adjustment program.
November 29, 2013 @ 2:51 pm
President Barack Obama on Friday told activists who are fasting to protest House inaction on immigration legislation that their "commitment to change" ultimately will help pressure lawmakers to act.