Posted: 11/08/2013 - Gay rights groups and the White House appear to have differing views of the opportunities presented by that political landscape.
Posted: 11/08/2013 - Insurance cancellations are fueling a political backlash against President Barack Obama and Democrats supporting his health care overhaul.
Posted: 11/08/2013 - Israel believes Iran is trying to develop a nuclear weapon, and says international pressure should be stepped up, not eased, in order to force Iran to dismantle its nuclear program.
Posted: 11/08/2013 - Reflecting Americans' increasing acceptance of gays, the Senate on Thursday approved legislation that would bar workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Posted: 11/08/2013 - That could be instructive for lawmakers as a dysfunctional and divided Washington wrestles with philosophical questions about the federal budget and President Barack Obama's health care law.
Posted: 11/08/2013 - Officials said the president was referring to fixes his administration could make on its own, not legislative options proposed by congressional lawmakers.
Posted: 11/08/2013 - The state GOP and former chief of staff Mark Winslow have settled a lawsuit over the public disclosure of his severance pay after he left the party.
Posted: 11/07/2013 - The Senate is headed for a historic vote on legislation outlawing workplace discrimination against gay, bisexual and transgender Americans.
Posted: 11/07/2013 - Her instructor, standing next to her, orders her forward again, and despite the slow, careful creep, the Navy boat knocks into the pier.
Posted: 11/07/2013 - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday he was "pleased" with his discussions among Israeli and Palestinian leaders this week as he scrambled to salvage faltering peace talks in a furious round of shuttle diplomacy.
Posted: 11/07/2013 - Among the five people added this week to the FBI's list of "most wanted" cybercriminals is a former San Diego college student who developed an $89 program called "Loverspy" or "Email PI."
Posted: 11/07/2013 - Jason Carter, the grandson of former President Jimmy Carter and a state lawmaker from Atlanta, said Thursday he plans to run for governor of Georgia next year.
Posted: 11/07/2013 - The former lawmaker left the Legislature to run for the 4th Congressional District seat last year but was easily defeated by Republican incumbent Scott DesJarlais.
Posted: 11/06/2013 - In Democratic-leaning New Jersey, voters gave Republican Chris Christie a second term and rewarded him for his bipartisan, get-it-done, inclusive pitch.
Posted: 11/06/2013 - Obama administration officials are facing mounting questions about whether they cut corners on security testing while rushing to meet a self-imposed deadline to launch online health insurance markets.
Posted: 11/06/2013 - Sebelius was due to face questions Wednesday from the Senate Finance Committee, whose chairman, Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., was a chief author of the 2010 law and remains a vocal defender.