The catastrophic train crash Thursday in Hoboken, N.J., has renewed debate over technology known as “positive train control” that potentially could have helped avert the...
With funding for the government set to run out Sep. 30, congressional Republicans have an overriding concern - to avoid a government shutdown, for which they often have been...
Even before Bernie Sanders could roll out his new organization to fund progressive candidates and causes, it was beset with high-level drama, including the en masse resignation...
Hillary Clinton is set to launch a full-fledged attack Thursday on a newly evolving group that's embracing the Trump candidacy: the so-called "alt right."
While Donald Trump is making Republican Party elders nervous amid concerns over his lack of discipline and grassroots infrastructure, another major problem may be brewing -- as...
The Veterans Affairs Department is taking heat over a proposal to allow highly trained nurses to act as doctors, and even administer anesthesia without a doctor’s supervision.
Five Republican senators are fighting back against what they see as heavy-handed tactics by the Department of Justice to silence climate change skeptics.
The night of Donald Trump’s big Indiana Republican primary win, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., was ready. She tore loose with a series of late-night anti-Trump tweets in which...
With a $728 million dollar annual budget, AmeriCorps and its 87,500 volunteers are authorized to help with things like disaster services, foster care, affordable housing but...
For Americans wondering why their health care premiums and deductibles are rising so dramatically, a new study by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association provides some answers.