President Donald Trump grudgingly averted a government shutdown — but only after undercutting his own negotiators with a last-minute veto threat.
Among those who communicated with Papadopoulos were such senior campaign figures as Steve Bannon and Michael Flynn, the e-mails show.
President Donald Trump released an order Friday night banning most transgender troops from serving in the military except under "limited circumstances," following up on his calls last year to ban transgender individuals from serving.
Students from many backgrounds joined the masses rallying for stricter gun controls as part of the March for Our Lives event.
Jill Biden and Colin Powell will be visiting Boston to speak at a national conference for teachers and school officials.
Roman Catholic officials in New Jersey say they will not appeal a federal judge's rejection of their challenge to a law that bars private religious cemeteries from selling headstones.
Student survivors of the Florida school massacre anchored a massive rally against gun violence Saturday in Washington, D.C., while throngs of other young people took to the streets in sister marches across the U.S. The protests followed widespread student walkouts last week.
A longtime congressional stronghold for Republicans, Pennsylvania is emerging in dramatic fashion as a source of hope for Democrats in their quest to take control of the U.S. House in November's mid-term elections.
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He told a crowd Thursday that he's planning a visit to Minnesota. But the Super Bowl Host Committee there has been "nothing to indicate that he is" coming.
The Latest on student-led protests against gun violence (all times Eastern Daylight Time):
Summoned to action by student survivors of the Florida school shooting, hundreds of thousands of teenagers and their supporters rallied in the nation's capital and cities across America on Saturday to press for gun control in one of the biggest youth protests since the Vietnam era.
As students and their supporters congregate, traffic downtown and near the State Capitol may be significantly affected.
Back in World War II when the U.S. and Russia were allied against the Nazis, hundreds of Soviet aviators were trained on the North Carolina coast as part of a secret spy project — but now, an effort to honor their mission has triggered a miniature Cold War in a small American city.
China's retaliatory moves to penalize pork, ethanol will have outsized impact in the state.
With passage of an enormous budget bill, the GOP-controlled Congress all but wrapped up its legislating for the year. But will it be enough to convince voters to give Republicans another term at the helm?
Utility companies around the nation are reacting in varied ways to states' demands that they return federal tax cut proceeds to their customers. Some companies are readily complying, while others are balking.
A federal heating aid program for low-income residents has survived another attempt by President Donald Trump to kill it.The $1.3 trillion spending bill signed by…
As Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton nears the end of eight years in office to cap a four-decade political career, he's content to take a back seat in the race to replace him. At least for now.
A new pilot program in southern Wisconsin is offering help for women who are pregnant and are dealing with substance abuse.