Pennsylvania is proving to be a classic case of incumbent fatigue.
The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 4.2 percent from April to June, the government reported Thursday in a second estimate.
The race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination in Iowa, traditionally the nation’s first caucus state, remains a muddle. But only if Mitt Romney stays out of the race.
The Iowa Senate race is tied.
A former Iowa state senator pleaded guilty Wednesday to a federal campaign finance charge for his part in a sneaky presidential endorsement-selling scheme.
– A former aide to Democratic Rep. Chaka Fattah of Philadelphia pleaded guilty Wednesday to lying to federal agents and attempting to conceal the misuse of campaign funds during Fattah’s 2007 mayoral bid in a case that appears to have led investigators to Fattah’s doorstep.
Justice Department investigators have chastised an FBI official for exercising “extremely poor” judgment amidst a sensitive lawsuit.
Voters in four states go to the polls Tuesday, with Arizona likely to provide the most drama.
After voters in Washington state and Colorado made history by legalizing marijuana in November 2012, Colorado hit the finish line first, opening its pot stores to big fanfare on Jan. 1 of this year.
A distraught female soldier at the Fort Lee army garrison shot herself in the head Monday morning as negotiators tried to calm her at the base south of Richmond, Virginia. The incident triggered fears of another deadly base rampage.
In an extraordinary crackdown, 16 former Puerto Rico police officers have pleaded guilty to essentially turning part of their department into a crime ring.
Democrat Michelle Nunn has a sizeable lead over Republican David Perdue in Georgia’s U.S. Senate race, a new poll found, thanks in large part to a huge gender gap.
Hillary Clinton is a war hawk, Sen. Rand Paul said Sunday, as he warned that image will hurt Democrats chances in 2016.
Secret negotiations over a California water bill are nearing a make-or-break moment, after a long, dry summer that’s tested some political alliances.
President Enrique Pena Nieto on Friday launched a highly mobile 5,000-member militia, known as the National Gendarmerie, claiming it would be a potent tool in protecting industry from being looted by crime groups.
President Barack Obama’s vacation in Martha’s Vineyard -- interrupted by turmoil at home and abroad -- has earned him some bad headlines.