By Paul Bedard | 08/20/14 08:47 AM
Republican voters are ready for a Mitt Romney "I told you so" campaign for president in 2016, as a new poll puts him far ahead of his GOP rivals by a nearly two-to-one margin over his closest competitor.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/20/14 08:12 AM
Dan Sullivan won Tuesday's Alaska Republican Senate primary pretty much as expected, taking 40 percent of the vote, followed by Tea Party insurgent Joe Miller with 32 percent and Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell at 25 percent.
By Steve Doty | 08/20/14 07:53 AM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry turned himself in to Travis County authorities Tuesday following the indictment he received on Friday.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/20/14 07:46 AM
Sullivan, the state's former attorney general, won the Alaska Republican primary with 40.1 percent of the vote with 98 percent of precincts reporting.
08/20/14 01:00 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A grisly video released Tuesday shows Islamic State militants beheading American journalist James Foley, U.S. officials said, in what the extremists called retribution for recent U.S. airstrikes in Iraq. The militants threatened to kill another captive they also identified as...
08/19/14 10:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — AP sources: Video appears to show execution of US journalist James Foley by Islamic group.
08/19/14 07:45 PM
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia's president declares curfew, quarantine of large slum amid mounting Ebola death toll.
08/19/14 06:00 PM
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders are selling a minority stake of the team, with a former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor to become full owners in two years. The hockey team said Tuesday a group led by former Capitals co-owner Jon Ledecky and investor Scott...
08/19/14 04:46 PM
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Three relatives of Pope Francis died and a fourth was in serious condition Tuesday after their car crashed on a provincial highway in Argentina, the Vatican and local officials said. The small car carrying a nephew of the pope along with the man's wife and two...
08/19/14 03:15 PM
Mid-American Conference Commissioner Jon Steinbrecher says the league's new 13-year media rights agreement with ESPN provides long-term stability to the conference at uncertain time for college athletics. The MAC and ESPN officially announced the new deal, which runs through the 2026-27 season,...
08/19/14 02:15 PM
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — New York Islanders hockey team being sold to ex-Washington Capitals co-owner, London investor.
08/19/14 01:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home construction rebounded in July, rising to an eight-month high and offering hope that housing has regained momentum after two months of declines. Construction increased 15.7 percent in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.09 million homes, the Commerce...
08/19/14 12:00 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli official says delegation in Cairo for talks has been recalled over Gaza rocket fire.
08/19/14 11:45 AM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli military says it has intercepted 2 more rockets fired at southern Israel from Gaza.
08/19/14 11:15 AM
ATLANTA (AP) — Home Depot's fiscal second-quarter net income surged 14 percent thanks to a rebound in its spring selling season. The nation's largest home improvement retailer also raised its annual profit guidance Tuesday. Spring is the biggest season for home-improvement retailers, as...
By Byron York | 08/18/14
By Susan Crabtree | 08/19/14
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/20/14
By Sean Higgins | 08/19/14
By Mark Tapscott | 08/19/14