03/14/14 12:45 PM
LONDON (AP) — Kerry: US, international community will not recognize outcome of vote in Crimea.
By Charlie Spiering | 03/14/14 12:31 PM
During a Christmas event last year, first lady Michelle Obama admitted that President Obama calls her "bossy" when they decorate for Christmas. "This year, I have to say, the president actually put most of the ornaments on the tree -- because he says I’m bossy, so I just sat back and let...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/14/14 12:22 PM
President Obama on Friday warned Russia of “consequences” if the country allows the government in Ukraine's Crimea region to go ahead with a referendum on secession. “There will be consequences,” said Obama as he met with visiting Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny at the White House....
By Sean Lengell | 03/14/14 12:18 PM
Newly elected Rep. David Jolly downplayed the role Obamacare played in his campaign and warned fellow Republicans against obsessing about stopping President Obama's health care law. Jolly, who narrowly beat Democrat Alex Sink in Tuesday's special election in Florida's 13th Congressional...
03/14/14 12:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official says investigators are examining the possibility that someone caused the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jet with 239 people on board, and that it may have been "an act of piracy." The official wasn't authorized to speak publicly on the matter and spoke...
By Paul Bedard | 03/14/14 12:08 PM
A top Republican campaigning for immigration reform is warning that America needs at least 1 million more immigrants every year just for basic farming and construction jobs, not ban like some in the party are advocating. Carlos Gutierrez, Commerce secretary under former President George W....
By Joel Gehrke | 03/14/14 12:08 PM
Insurance companies that provide plans covering spouses must extend that coverage to couples in gay marriages, according to a new rule from the Health and Human Services Department. "In other words, insurance companies will not be permitted to discriminate against married same-sex couples when...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/14/14 12:01 PM
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny expressed frustration at the slow pace of immigration reform in the United States at a breakfast hosted by Vice President Joe Biden to honor him and mark St. Patrick's Day.
03/14/14 11:45 AM
LONDON (AP) — Lavrov: Russia, US do not have 'common vision' on Ukraine, despite 'useful' talks in London.
By Brian Hughes | 03/14/14 11:42 AM
Rep. Bill Cassidy, a Louisiana liver doctor who could determine control of the Senate, has crafted a two-step prescription for helping the GOP retake the upper chamber: Focus on the big picture and reject Democrats' narratives on the GOP.
By Brian Hughes | 03/14/14 11:41 AM
t's a question that conservative Louisianans have been muttering for years: How does Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu keep winning in a deep-red state?
By Charlie Spiering | 03/14/14 11:41 AM
"The Daily Show" host Jon Stewart had a lot of fun with Sen. Mitch McConnell's b-roll video footage released by his campaign this week. Stewart admitted Thursday that he was in a terrible mood until the clip came into his life, and shared some of his favorite mashups of the footage with...
By Rebecca Berg | 03/14/14 11:40 AM
For months, Rick Perry -- the three-term Texas governor who walked in late to the 2012 Republican presidential primary as an instant, if short-lived, front-runner -- has deliberately tried to position himself to be the one to change the presidency this time, should he choose.
By Joseph Lawler | 03/14/14 11:38 AM
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., a potential 2016 presidential candidate, says Congress should hike taxes on families and small businesses making more than $1 million, then use the tax revenue to let debt-ridden students refinance their college loans.
By Susan Ferrechio | 03/14/14 11:38 AM
Rep. Lee Terry, a Republican who is serving his eighth term representing Nebraska's 2nd district, has been a leading proponent of the Keystone XL pipeline, which is on hold while President Obama decides whether to grant the permit that would allow the project to finally go forward.
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