By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 06:54 PM
Of the $37 million in combined contributions to the two candidates identified by an analysis by the Louisville Courier-Journal, 85 percent is from out of state.
By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 06:07 PM
The Des Moines Register survey of likely voters shows Ernst leading 44-38 in a race that had long been deadlocked.
By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 05:34 PM
Tony Blinken, deputy national security adviser to the president, said the FBI is investigating whether the suspect, Alton Nolen, is a so-called "lone wolf" terrorist or a disgruntled worker who went on a rampage, killing and beheading one co-worker and seriously wounding another.
By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 03:16 PM
Patients at a Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in Iowa were not told that deadly Legionella bacteria was found at the facility, the Des Moines Register reported Sunday.
By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 02:03 PM
The Wall Street Journal reports 72 percent of registered voters said they believe U.S. ground troops will eventually be deployed to combat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, which has taken huge chunks of territory in both of those countries.
By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 01:50 PM
Sen. Mary Landrieu is trailing her Republican challenger among likely voters in a head-to-head contest in one of the tightest races in the nation, and one that could help decide whether Republicans take control of the Senate, according to a new poll.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/28/14 12:47 PM
A man in a car with a semiautomatic rifle landed seven shots on the White House in 2011, and Secret Service bosses dismissed the entire incident for four days.
By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 12:35 PM
Underestimating the resiliency of Islamic terrorists and overestimating the willingness and ability of the Iraqi military to fight contributed to the rapid rise of the Islamic State, President Obama said in an interview broadcast Sunday.
By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 11:37 AM
"We have no choice," the Ohio Republican said when asked directly whether U.S. ground troops should be sent if current efforts to defeat the Islamic State using moderate Syrian rebels and Iraqi military forces fails.
By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 11:10 AM
The use of air power and other resources from the United States and other allies, coupled with ground forces from moderate opposition rebel groups in Syria, is the way to defeat the Islamic State, Blinken said on "Fox News Sunday."
By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 10:31 AM
Any attempt to ram a new nominee for attorney general through a post-election session of the lame-duck Congress would be a politically motivated act of desperation, Sen. John Barrasso said Sunday.
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/26/14 07:38 PM
"The question is, was everything necessary that the American side allegedly did," asked Tim Ostermann of Gemany's Christian Democratic Union. "We have not received an answer to this question."
By Justin Green | 09/27/14 05:17 PM
Two influential polling analysts are giving the Republican Party a better chance of retaking the Senate in 2014, and the shifting Colorado Senate race is a major factor.
By Mark Flatten | 09/27/14 04:46 PM
Photos of Osama bin Laden and anti-American rants on Facebook by the suspect are raising fears the brutal murder of a co-worker in Oklahoma is an act of terror and not workplace violence.
By Justin Green | 09/27/14 03:49 PM
The Texas Republican senator received 25 percent of votes at the annual conference.
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