By Brian Hughes | 01/21/14 07:10 PM
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife were charged with 14 counts of fraud, conspiracy, making false statements and obstruction in connection with accepting gifts from a wealthy businessman allegedly seeking favors from the governor's office. The one-time, rising Republican star and...
By Brian Hughes | 01/21/14 05:55 PM
President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday discussed Iran's nuclear aspirations, the violence in Syria and preparations for the upcoming Sochi Olympics, according to the White House. Obama and Putin have long been at odds over how to handle the regime of Syrian strongman...
By Brian Hughes | 01/21/14 11:25 AM
First Lady Michelle Obama and Miami Heat players had a little fun at the White House filming a public service announcement to encourage healthier eating. In the video, the Heat's LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and head coach Erik Spoelstra talk up the benefits of fruits and vegetables...
By Brian Hughes | 01/20/14 11:11 AM
Vice President Joe Biden marked Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday by saying the nation was in the middle of a “hailstorm” on voting rights, arguing that minorities and low-income people were facing growing barriers to the ballot box. Introduced by Rev. Al Sharpton, Biden at the...
By Brian Hughes | 01/20/14 07:11 AM
The White House this week will devote its attention to managing the fallout from President Obama's National Security Agency reforms and putting the finishing touches on his swiftly approaching State of the Union address. In laying out his blueprint for controversial NSA surveillance...
By Brian Hughes | 01/19/14 12:58 PM
President Obama in an interview released Sunday said that using marijuana was not that different from smoking cigarettes nor any more dangerous than drinking alcohol. “As has been well documented, I smoked pot as a kid, and I view it as a bad habit and a vice, not very different from the...
By Brian Hughes | 01/19/14 11:30 AM
The National Football League’s ratings are at an all-time high, but officials have been on the defensive for brain injuries among players after they retire.
By Brian Hughes | 01/19/14 11:02 AM
Putin told ABC that “politics should not interfere with sports,” saying Russia was focused on ensuring the security for the most expensive Olympics in history.
By Brian Hughes | 01/19/14 10:49 AM
Vermont Democratic Senator Patrick Leahy on Sunday criticized fellow progressives pushing for new Iran sanctions while the Obama administration and other U.S. allies try to curtail the Middle Eastern nation's nuclear ambitions. “I think that's a mistake,” Leahy, chairman of the Senate...
By Brian Hughes | 01/19/14 10:32 AM
“The president has embraced it,” Hayden said of the NSA's practice of tapping into phone data, contending that Obama's speech at the Justice Department Friday was more about addressing a “political problem.”
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