Nevermind a government shutdown. The looming fight over the debt ceiling could create an even bigger mess.» Read More
Planned Parenthood tries to take the offensive in Congress, accusing an anti-abortion videographer of acting fraudulently.
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio says even though Hillary Clinton is the most prepared to run for president, he's not ready to endorse her.
While he's selling it as a boon for the middle class, the biggest gains would likely flow to the wealthy.
Find out how House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy has voted in the past.
Fed officials are lining up behind a rate hike this year, but odds are rising Congress could get in its way
Latinas wrote Donald Trump was the most negative thing about living in the U.S., according to a new survey.
Donald Trump promised to simplify the US tax code and eliminate deductions and loopholes for special interest groups if he becomes president.
I saw firsthand the determination of the refugees to rise above their plight, says Elizabeth MacBride. We have a lot to gain by welcoming them.
Obama was one of the first speakers at the opening of general debate for the 70th session of the UN General Assembly.
"We believe that any attempts to play games with terrorists, let alone to arm them, are not just short-sighted, but hazardous," Putin tells the U.N.
The Federal Reserve did the right thing by leaving interest rates unchanged, former President Bill Clinton said.
What is slowing Donald Trump down is the realization among GOPers he is basically running as an anti-immigrant Democrat, Politico's Ben White says.
Donald Trump and Ben Carson are running neck and neck in the Republican presidential horserace, NBC News reports
The Fed will likely raise interest rates later this year, a key central bank official said on Monday.
Eric Cantor said House Speaker John Boehner decision to step down could help avert a potential government shutdown.
Gender equality and women's rights remain a tricky issue in modern China, and for international relations.
John Boehner's announcement that he will resign has thrown DC into deep uncertainty, The NY Times reports.
After the South China Sea and cyberspace, the U.S. and China rivalry has found a new front: women’s rights, The NY Times reports.
John Boehner's resignation makes a govt. shutdown less likely, but it could make for a scary fall for markets and Wall St., Politico's Ben White says.
John Boehner's decision to relinquish his House leadership post may complicate things for the Federal Reserve.