House Speaker Paul Ryan is refusing to support Donald Trump as the Republican nominee for president, insisting Thursday that the businessman must do more to unify the GOP.
House Republicans have offered to spend $600M on statewide projects.
Donald Trump is taking his first steps toward raising the massive amounts of money needed for a national presidential race, aiming to broaden his primary insurgency into a full-fledged general election campaign and unite the fractured Republican Party behind him.
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Congressman Erik Paulsen has donated the contribution his campaign received from a political action committee of former House Speaker Dennis Hastert to a domestic violence prevention organization.
Senate DFL leaders want to borrowing nearly $1.5 billion to fund a so-called jobs bill that will fund capital improvement projects across Minnesota.
Donald Trump said Thursday he has nothing against Janet Yellen but would likely replace her as Fed chair once her term is up.
___FDA will require e-cigarettes and contents to be reviewedWASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government on Thursday announced sweeping new rules for electronic cigarettes that will…
The Pentagon's spokesman says the attack in which IS fighters penetrated Kurdish Peshmerga lines and killed U.S. Petty Officer 1st Class Charles Keating was a surprise.
A federal appeals court has rejected an appeal of a Virginia death row inmate who killed two people during an escape.
President Barack Obama's final Cinco de Mayo reception at the White House seemed more a celebration of him than of the holiday.
The Latest on the search for an escaped inmate in New Jersey (all times local):
Seattle's mayor and an investor have condemned sports fans' sexist attacks against the mostly female City Council after its vote sidetracked a proposed arena project aimed at luring the NBA back to the city.
Donald Trump said Thursday that he will name his vice presidential pick at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this July.
In a rare move, a Colorado city has agreed to pay dozens of people, most of them homeless, who were sent to jail because they couldn't afford to pay fines for minor offenses like panhandling and jaywalking.
Republican Party responses include no way, OK, too soon to say, no comment.
The Latest on New York City's plastic bag law (all times local):
The Latest on the verdicts in the "Grim Sleeper" serial killings (all times local):
Lawyers for an Army staff sergeant accused of fatally shooting a police officer working her first shift are fighting prosecutors' efforts to bring the sergeant's 11-year-old son in front of a grand jury.
The leader of Wisconsin's short-staffed prison system said Thursday that he plans to hand out millions of dollars in raises each year in the hopes of boosting recruiting and retention.
The fate of Detroit's debt-ridden school district rests with the Michigan Legislature, where lawmakers have passed widely different restructuring plans and have just six weeks to resolve their differences before a summer adjournment.