Oct 24, 2014 4:00PM ET
Kathryn Ruemmler, the former White House counsel and Obama's good friend, won't replace Eric Holder.
Oct 23, 2014 5:26PM ET
ISIS has made at least $20 million in ransom this year and millions more in oil revenues, the Treasury Department said Thursday.
Oct 23, 2014 11:12AM ET
A pair of canines play hero in the latest fence-jumping incident at the White House.
Oct 22, 2014 5:48PM ET
The Republicans want to overhaul scandal-plagued federal agencies in 2015, the majority leader says.
Oct 22, 2014 1:33PM ET
A federal jury convicted one security guard of murder and three others of manslaughter in the 2007 killings in Iraq.
Oct 22, 2014 10:02AM ET
The White House may just want to stay away from Bruce Braley's Senate bid until Election Day.
Oct 21, 2014 3:08PM ET
John Kerry is sending his fellow would-be president to Northern Ireland as an envoy in the latest round of peace talks.
Oct 21, 2014 12:27PM ET
Passengers from Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea will now have to fly through the five airports where screenings are taking place.
Oct 21, 2014 10:06AM ET
The question of restricting flights to insulate the U.S. has become a classic campaign litmus test.
Oct 20, 2014 5:39PM ET
The Democratic Senate hopeful in Georgia is ignoring the former president's pleas not to use his image in her ads.
Oct 20, 2014 12:44PM ET
The "Patient Zero" of Internet shame wants to end cyber-bullying. She began by joining Twitter.
Oct 20, 2014 11:22AM ET
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.