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Sen. Mitch McConnell faces a surprisingly tough battle this fall against Alison Lundergan Grimes, who was 5 when he first went to D.C.
President Barack Obama will hash out a strategy to counter Islamic State on Tuesday with military leaders from some 20 countries.
"We have to rethink the way we address Ebola infection control because even a single infection is unacceptable," said Dr. Thomas Frieden.
Concerned about potential security risks, the U.S. government is taking a close look at the sale of the Waldorf Astoria hotel to a Chinese insurance company.
Mitt Romney, bolstered by recent polls, may just decide to take another shot at the White House, Politico's Ben White says.
In the topsy-turvy world of jobs these days, even an advanced degree can't protect some Americans from tumbling down the economic ladder.
Wall Street is spending more on the midterms than ever before—particularly in support of the GOP—but it's not from whom you might think.
The terror group ISIS was birthed from al-Qaeda, and experts in radicalism think the two may fall in with one another again.
GOPer Pat Roberts has found himself in the center of the partisan war for control of the Senate, not the sort of October he was expecting.
Here's why Larry Kudlow is bullish on this economy and agrees with Warren Buffett that this market dip is a buying opportunity.
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell gave reporters her views on what's coming when Obamacare enrollment resumes in earnest next month.
Although passenger screening is mandatory for airports, the Coast Guard is not requiring the same measure for those arriving by sea.
Kansas independent Senate challenger Greg Orman's complaints of inaction by Congress may sway conservatives to send him to Washington.
The Fed remained on its easy-money course at last month's meeting, allaying fears it might start raising rates sooner than expected.
Federal officials have ordered agents at airports and other points of entry to observe all arriving travelers for signs of Ebola.
The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a suit filed by Amazon workers who claim they should be compensated for time spent in security screenings.
President Obama's economic leadership stands at the lowest level of his presidency, according to the latest CNBC All-America Economic survey.
Veterans Affairs says it has taken action against four senior execs for reasons ranging from unethical behavior to the misuse of VA resources.
Federal health officials are poised to unveil tighter requirements for Ebola screenings this week, a U.S. senator said on Tuesday.
Twitter sued the U.S. government on Tuesday, seeking the ability to release a full report on government surveillance requests.