President Donald Trump and Democratic leaders bickered over funding for his promised border wall and offered a grim preview of life in Washington the next two years under divided government.
Many diabetics say they need help, with the price having tripled since 2002.
A measure that would have required some recipients to work was stripped from the bill.
A plaque honoring Confederate soldiers has been removed from a West Virginia courthouse.
Government numbers show health insurance sign-ups for the Affordable Care Act are down with just a few days left to enroll.
Missouri's outgoing Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill says she won't run for another office, but will remain active in politics.
Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation establishing a panel to oversee a hotly disputed tunnel that will house an oil pipeline beneath the waterway linking Lake Huron and Lake Michigan.
U.S. national security officials say China's cyberthreats and the theft of intellectual property from American companies pose large economic and national security challenges for the United States.
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Congress banned head covering during its 20th session, in 1837. More than 180 years later, that might come to an end.
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As financing projections finally pan out, leaders mull how to handle the surge.
The Latest on the sentencing of Michael Cohen, a former lawyer for President Donald Trump (all times local):
Global stock indexes jumped Wednesday to reverse some of their big losses from the week before. In the U.S., technology companies rallied and energy companies rose along with crude oil prices. Health care and industrial companies also jumped, while safer, high-dividend stocks like utilities and household goods makers were little changed.
At an Oval Office gathering earlier this year, President Donald Trump began touting his administration's new real estate investment program, which offers massive tax breaks to developers who invest in downtrodden American communities. He then turned to one of the plan's strongest supporters.
Michael Cohen, a lawyer who made his career protecting President Donald Trump, is set to learn Wednesday whether his decision to cooperate with federal investigators will lessen his punishment for crimes including making illegal hush-money payments to two women during the 2016 campaign — a scandal that could damage Trump's presidency.
Former Vice President Joe Biden is wrapping up a busy stretch of events this week before stepping out of the public eye to hold family…
CIA Director Gina Haspel is briefing House leaders Wednesday on the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi as the Senate prepares for a possible vote on two resolutions that would rebuke Saudi Arabia for its role in the slaying.
The parents of an unarmed black teenager who was fatally shot by an East Pittsburgh police officer as he fled a traffic stop are suing the officer's former employer— the University of Pittsburgh— for failing to properly discipline him or record performance issues in his personnel file.
The Latest on the commission that is investigating the Florida high school massacre (all times local):
Democratic Sen. Doug Jones says President Donald Trump's talk of tariffs is sparking questions and anxiety back home in Alabama, including from soybean farmers who are "scared to death."