4 Hrs Ago
The 'Patient Zero' of Internet shame wants to end cyber-bullying. She began by joining Twitter.
6 Hrs Ago
Obama's campaign schedule is already light, and on Sunday some people actually left his event early.
Oct 17, 2014 1:14PM ET
The GOP goes Willie Horton-style in Nebraska, while a gay candidate proudly cites his husband in Massachusetts.
Oct 16, 2014 5:13PM ET
The CDC's Thomas Frieden told Republicans on Capitol Hill it wouldn't work. They didn't believe him.
Oct 16, 2014 12:47PM ET
John Pistole survived longer than anyone else atop the agency that everyone loves to hate.
Oct 16, 2014 10:08AM ET
Lawmakers will grill Thomas Frieden over why the U.S. wasn't better prepared for Ebola.
Oct 15, 2014 2:44PM ET
The CDC is playing catchup after a healthcare worker flew a commercial flight after being in contact with a patient.
Oct 15, 2014 1:03PM ET
The party's Senate contenders don't want anything to do with the president, but statehouse candidates are rolling out the welcome mat.
Oct 15, 2014 11:28AM ET
The Senate is slipping away, but Republicans haven't locked it up.
Oct 14, 2014 3:18PM ET
Democrats don't want a divisive battle over Eric Holder's replacement before the midterms.
Oct 14, 2014 1:14PM ET
Liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg joins with conservatives Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas to urge the court to take up a drug-sentencing case.
Oct 14, 2014 12:03PM ET
Will voters care more about Mitch McConnell's Obamacare stumble or Alison Lundergan Grimes's presidential vote from 2012?
Oct 10, 2014 5:36PM ET
A trove of documents released on Friday offers a new look at the 1990s compromise on gays in the military.
Oct 10, 2014 1:36PM ET
Shuttering the terrorist detention center despite an explicit congressional ban would be the president's boldest move yet.
Oct 10, 2014 10:38AM ET
Statutes in Wisconsin and Texas were blocked, while other limits in North Carolina were upheld.
Oct 9, 2014 5:28PM ET
The two parties issued a rare joint statement to praise a ruling by the Federal Election Commission.
Oct 9, 2014 4:12PM ET
The Obama administration tries to strike a balance between vigilance and fear.
Oct 9, 2014 10:11AM ET
A new report says the White House knew more than it let on about dalliances with prostitutes in Cartagena.
Oct 8, 2014 1:34PM ET
The Senate could have four members in 2015 who are neither Republicans nor Democrats, a historic and game-changing dynamic.
Oct 8, 2014 10:53AM ET
The Supreme Court justice temporarily blocked an appeals court ruling striking down same-sex-marriage bans in Idaho and Nevada.
Oct 7, 2014 5:11PM ET
Tuesday's 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision likely clears the way for legal same-sex unions in Idaho and Nevada.
Oct 7, 2014 1:51PM ET
The American mission in Liberia will take 4,000 troops, cost $750 million, and could last more than a year.
Oct 7, 2014 10:39AM ET
Most Republican leaders were quiet on the Supreme Court's landmark pass on gay marriage. The junior senator from Texas was not.
Oct 6, 2014 4:18PM ET
Bill Clinton returns to stump in Arkansas, where he is loved but the president is not.
Oct 6, 2014 12:35PM ET
The Louisiana governor calls for higher defense spending as he eyes a Republican presidential bid in 2016.
Oct 6, 2014 10:14AM ET
The justices declined to hear appeals of lower-court rulings that struck down marriage bans in Indiana, Utah, Oklahoma, Virginia, and Wisconsin.
Oct 6, 2014 9:18AM ET
The political map for Republicans in 2016 will be every bit as treacherous as it has been for Democrats this year.
Oct 3, 2014 10:15AM ET
The unemployment rate dropped below 6 percent for the first time since 2008, providing an economic jolt a month before the midterm elections.
Oct 2, 2014 3:26PM ET
The president offered up a forceful defense of his economic record at Northwestern University, touting improvements in jobs, energy and health care. But will voters care?
Oct 2, 2014 11:11AM ET
The Supreme Court took no action on a series of high-profile petitions concerning gay marriage laws, but it did accept 10 new cases for the fall term.