President Donald Trump said Sunday that he is not considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller even as his administration was again forced to grapple with the growing Russia probe that has shadowed the White House for much of his initial year in office.
Democrat Doug Jones, who won election to the Senate from staunchly Republican Alabama, insisted to both parties in politically divided Washington Sunday that he'll leave "all the options on the table" when it comes to his votes next year on issues from immigration to infrastructure.
State's flawed computer system has some registrars operating in the red.
Primaries will narrow the field of candidates running in three open legislative seats across Wisconsin.
Gov. Scott Walker is making a big push to highlight the elimination of a state property tax that will save the owner of a typical home an estimated $27 a year.
A witness to a police-involved shooting that killed a 16-year-old boy in Delaware is disputing accounts given by authorities.
The medical examiner's office says San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee died of a heart attack.
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The Giant of the Senate, as Franken jokingly referred to himself in his latest book, is now the Ghost of the Senate.
The sexual harassment scandal has brought new attention to the different disclosure practices that apply to Minnesota institutions.
A Pennsylvania state senator who is the subject of allegations published by The Philadelphia Inquirer that he behaved inappropriately toward female employees and campaign aides hopes to continue serving in office, his lawyer said.
A Kentucky lawmaker who killed himself amid accusations of sexually assaulting a teenage girl was being remembered Monday in the same church where he preached and defiantly denied the allegations.
U.S. stocks are making more gains Monday as investors react to the Republican tax plan, which could boost corporate profits and stock prices, as well as several corporate deals. Technology companies, banks and retailers and leading the way. Two major food companies bought smaller snack makers: Campbell Soup will buy pretzel maker Snyder's-Lance for $4.87 billion and Hershey will buy Amplify Snack Brands for $1.2 billion.
Republican Sen. John McCain, who is battling brain cancer, is back home in Arizona after being treated for a viral infection and will miss the vote on the GOP tax bill.
The Latest on the funeral of a Kentucky lawmaker who died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound after denying accusations of sexually assaulting a teenage girl: (all times local):
John Skipper, president of the sprawling ESPN sports network, said Monday that he is resigning to treat a substance abuse problem.
The Latest on a New York City fire that claimed the lives of a mother and three children (all times local):
The Senate Finance Committee chairman on Monday rejected as "categorically false" a report that Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee was responsible for a provision in the final tax bill that could help him financially.
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U.S. health officials plan to crack down on a growing number of unproven alternative remedies, focusing on products containing dangerous ingredients that have occasionally been linked to serious injury and death.