There’s no such thing as a sure thing in politics -- but for Republicans, South Dakota’s open Senate seat is as close as it comes.
Whether Thad Cochran will stand for election to a seventh term in the Senate, or whether his political career ends Tuesday night is anyone’s guess.
What do breasts, "mamacitas" and indecent acts with animals have in common? They’re all mudballs the campaigns of Sen. Thad Cochran and challenger Chris McDaniel are throwing...
The number of illegal immigrant minors crossing the southern border is so high that the Border Patrol can barely cope.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) acknowledged today that the agency had goofed when it told the world of the first case of person-to-person transmission of...
It was already a slugfest. But with a week left until primary day, recent developments in the race for the U.S. Senate seat in Mississippi have redefined the sort of nasty...
Complex experiments are trying to determine whether drones can be safely integrated into already-crowded U.S. airspace, and what they might best be used for.
Taxpayers are about to give the federal government a big, fat Easter egg -- more than three-quarters of a billion dollars in tax revenue that the government technically doesn't...
New research out of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has found that the residue from smoking indoors – so-called “thirdhand smoke” – has the potential to cause cancer.
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Special elections rarely attract this much attention. But the race for Florida's 13th Congressional District is a hot one -- with so much at stake in November, what happens...