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The House of Representatives is expected to approve a short-term measure Wednesday that would keep the federal government open after the fiscal year ends Sept. 30 and temporarily authorize the training and arming of Syrian rebels to battle the ...
Faulty fracking wells are to blame for drinking water contamination in Texas and Pennsylvania, according to new findings from researchers at five universities.
Congress was largely receptive Thursday to President Barack Obama’s plan to attack the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, but lawmakers are divided on the details, and it’s not clear how quickly they will act on his push to arm and tr...
The head of the Alaska National Guard has resigned in the wake of an investigation that confirmed the command’s mishandling of reported rapes and other offenses.
A federal judge ruled Thursday that oil giant BP was grossly negligent in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon blowout, which killed 11 workers and resulted in the biggest environmental disaster in U.S. history.
Alaska Democratic Sen. Mark Begich has withdrawn a controversial T.V. ad that tried to link his Republican challenger Dan Sullivan to a horrific crime.
Sarah Palin has lost the magic. The defeat of her choice Tuesday in a Republican Senate primary in her home state of Alaska capped a primary season in which her favored candidates have stumbled across the nation.
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is calling for demilitarization of America’s local police forces in the wake of the heavily armed response to the protests in Ferguson, Mo.
It’s in part a statement about the unpopularity of Mitch McConnell, but new polling shows just how much Kentuckians prefer Rand Paul of their state’s two senators.
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is just back from barnstorming Iowa, home of the earliest presidential caucus, and he’s heading next to eat barbecue in South Carolina, the first voting state in Dixie and a critical stop for Republicans who aspire ...