Governor has made pre-K education a top priority.
The Trump administration sought to block former acting attorney general Sally Yates from testifying to Congress in the House investigation of links between Russian officials and Donald Trump's presidential campaign.
A Wisconsin state Senate committee is considering a package of anti-crime bills, including three that would impose harsher punishments on youth who commit crimes.
The Trump administration has asked a federal appeals court to postpone ruling on the merits of President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to address climate change.
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Police are continuing to investigate how two people were killed in a shooting that involved two officers in a wealthy Louisville suburb.
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The Democratic congressman, who has represented southern Minnesota since his election in 2006, told the Rochester Post-Bulletin that he's running for governor.
As Democrats line up to oppose Neil Gorsuch's confirmation to the Supreme Court, Sen. Al Franken is vowing to vote against Gorsuch and Sen. Amy Klobuchar appears to be leaning against him.
A woman described as "erratic and aggressive" drove a vehicle into a U.S. Capitol Police cruiser near the Capitol on Wednesday morning and was taken into custody, police said.
U.S. regulators have approved the first drug for an aggressive kind of multiple sclerosis that steadily reduces coordination and the ability to walk.
Talks with a Chinese company seeking a stake in a Fifth Avenue skyscraper owned by the family of Jared Kushner are over.
The U.S. Census Bureau did not include a separate count of LGBTQ Americans in its proposal for the 2020 Census.
A state-owned car used by Franklin D. Roosevelt while governor of New York is heading into the shop for some repairs.
In a story March 28 about a legislative bill on regulation of high-capacity wells, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Sen. Janis Ringhand is from Janesville. She is from Evansville.
A fire that knocked a Massachusetts city's water treatment plant out of commission has been blamed on birds.
Nadia Murad, the human rights activist who survived the murderous reign of ISIS, is working on a book.
Sen. Tim Kaine is joining with most of his Democratic colleagues and says he will vote to filibuster President Donald Trump's choice of Judge Neil Gorsuch to serve on the Supreme Court.
The Supreme Court is ordering a lower court to take a new look at a New York law that prohibits businesses from imposing fees on credit-card purchases.