By Brian Hughes | 03/14/14 01:27 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that the U.S. would impose sanctions over a planned referendum in the Crimean region to secede from Ukraine, conceding that Russian President Vladimir Putin would not change his position before Sunday's vote. “If the referendum takes place there will...
By Zack Colman | 03/14/14 01:18 PM
Sen. Kay Hagan took to the Senate floor Thursday to call for congressional action on climate change. "This is a pressing problem that needs to be addressed and too often gets pushed to the backburner," the North Carolina Democrat said. The overture was of note because Hagan is in a tight...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/14/14 01:03 PM
President Obama warned young people that if they don't sign up for Obamacare by March 31, they will face a penalty -- if they can afford it. During an interview with radio host Ryan Seacrest, Obama explained that young people might be charged a fine if they don't get insured. "If you can...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/14/14 12:55 PM
Speaking to reporters in London on Friday, Secretary of State John Kerry said that the United States is concerned about state-sponsored "hooliganism" by young Russians in Ukraine.
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?
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