In 2011, 1 in 25 Americans was arrested. In a few years, if the FBI has its way, the federal government will possess the DNA of all of those people and more. Under the radar of most lawmakers and journalists, the Bureau
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. âEUR" A network of conservative advocacy groups backed by Charles and David Koch aims to spend a staggering $889 million in advance of the next White House election, part of an expansive strategy to build on its 2014 victories. . .
Jeffrey Sterling, who was involved in a highly secretive operation to give faulty nuclear plans to Iran, was convicted of giving classified information about his work to a New York Times reporter and author.
In the vast majority of US states, the top 1 percent of earners captured at least half of the income gains during the first three years of the economic recovery. In seventeen states, the 1 percent raked in all of the income growth.
Michelle Obama did not wear a headscarf or veil Tuesday. In Saudi Arabia, that's unusual: The country is one of the few on Earth where women are expected to cover their heads, and most Saudi women wear niqabs.
John Yarmuth describes the power of AIPAC, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, in Congress: Unfortunately, I think, some of the demands that are made of members by AIPAC and some strong Jewish supporters are that we pay more attention ...
A bill banning the use of gas chambers to kill pets is making its way through a state House committee. House Bill 2030 would amend the Kansas Pet Animal Act to prohibit animal control officers and shelters from using carbon monoxide gas chambers to...
A bill to scrap a $3.1 billion roadway overhaul and expressway tunnel excavation in Seattle has been introduced by two Washington state lawmakers who have branded the project a failure beset by cost overruns, construction mishaps and delays.
To mark the 50th Anniversary of the official deployment of American troops to Vietnam, a small number of survivors made a video of a well-known song and put it out on YouTube two weeks ago. Those aged 60+ will remember well.
Obama's visit was part of his broader Asia initiative to get India, like China, to cut carbon emissions, while strengthening America and India's trade and security ties as a counterweight to China's growing influence. But fighting global warming in exchan
Michelle Obama did not look happy on Tuesday when she had to cut short her visit to India to accompany her husband on a trip to a country where women aren't even allowed to drive cars. The First Lady bowed and beamed as she boarded Air Force One in New De