By Kelly Cohen | 09/16/14 01:13 PM
At a breakfast Tuesday hosted by the Christian Science Monitor, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal hinted at running for president in 2016, saying "there's no reason to be coy" about it.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/16/14 01:07 PM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry will join Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback next week on the campaign trail, lending a hand to one of the most troubled Republican governors.
By Steve Doty | 09/16/14 12:59 PM
Tuesday marked the one-year anniversary of the shooting at the Navy Yard complex in Washington that left 12 dead.
By Paul Bedard | 09/16/14 12:52 PM
The summer lull in illegal border crossings from Mexico is about to give way to a rush of even more immigrants in a frenzy of fear that Washington is about to shut the door, according to several Hispanic leaders.
By David M. Drucker | 09/16/14 12:49 PM
Huckabee and his team have been meeting with potential campaign contributors, conservative activists, elected officials and other GOP power players -- both nationally and in the early primary states of Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina -- and openly asking them for their support.
By Becket Adams | 09/16/14 12:45 PM
The House Benghazi Select Committee on Wednesday will conduct its first hearing on the deadly 2012 attacks on U.S. facilities in Libya that left four Americans dead.
By Ashe Schow | 09/16/14 12:41 PM
In a new ad that comes one week after her GOP primary victory in New Hampshire's 2nd Congressional District, Marilinda Garcia says that taxpayer distrust in government has led to a need for a "new generation of conservative leaders to challenge the status quo."
09/16/14 12:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are turning higher at midday with energy companies leading the gains. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 11 points, or 0.6 percent, to 1,995 at 12:03 p.m. Eastern time Tuesday. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 83 points, or 0.5 percent, to 17,116. The...
By Mark Tapscott | 09/16/14 11:57 AM
Missouri public housing officials improperly exempted virtually everybody living in a 200-unit facility from federal rules requiring that able-bodied residents help with maintenance and cleanup work, according to a government watchdog.
09/16/14 11:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Optimism among chief executives at the largest U.S. companies fell in the July-September quarter after reaching a two-year high in the previous quarter. The Business Roundtable said Tuesday that its CEO outlook index fell to 86.4 in the third quarter, down from 95.4 in the...
By Sean Lengell | 09/16/14 11:42 AM
"I just think that if our goal here is to destroy [the Islamic State], we've got to do more than train a few folks in Syria and train a few folks in Iraq and dropping a few bombs," the House speaker told reporters at the Capitol on Tuesday.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/16/14 11:42 AM
Comedian Bill Maher announced Friday that he would attempt to unseat Rep. John Kline of Minnesota as part of his "Flip a District" campaign.
By Joseph Lawler | 09/16/14 11:28 AM
The share of Americans officially living in poverty in 2013 was 14.5 percent, down from 15 percent in 2012.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/16/14 11:22 AM
The Democratic Governors Association gave Charlie Crist $1.5 million Monday, bringing its total investment to about $5.6 million, according to the Miami Herald.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/16/14 11:21 AM
Republican critics, despite their reservations about the measure, acknowledge a coalition of Democrats and Republicans will likely pass the legislation this week.
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