Companies seeking tax credits from Wisconsin's troubled job-creation agency would face less scrutiny under a provision Republicans included in a package of lame-duck legislation designed to weaken newly elected Democrats
Italy's right-wing interior minister says former Trump administration adviser Steve Bannon has interesting ideas but that he doesn't understand Europe's complexities and that "the destiny of Europe is in the hands of Europeans, no one else."
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul is calling for a groundswell of support from Kentuckians to help prod the state's senior senator _ Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell _ into allowing a vote on a criminal justice bill
The Supreme Court is avoiding a high-profile case by rejecting appeals from Kansas and Louisiana in their effort to strip Medicaid money from Planned Parenthood over the dissenting votes of three justices
Hundreds of young demonstrators are planning to turn out Monday on Capitol Hill to push Democrats on a package of ambitious environmental goals — including a nationwide transition to 100 percent power from renewable sources within as little as 10 years — that's collectively dubbed the Green New Deal
Federal prosecutors are assailing Michael Cohen's attempt to portray himself as a man who found his ethical compass after years of shady business dealings and unquestioning loyalty to President Donald Trump
President Donald Trump says Congress should provide all the money he wants for his promised U.S.-Mexico border wall, and he calls illegal immigration a "threat to the well-being of every American community."
President Donald Trump appears to be moving closer to his long-teased White House staff shake-up as he prepares for his 2020 re-election bid and dealing with Democratic-run investigations once they take control of the House
John Kelly took over as chief of staff on July 31, 2017, with a mandate to instill order and professionalism in a largely inexperienced White House staff beset by disorganization in the early days of the Trump presidency.
Two women who cleaned rooms set aside for President Donald Trump at one of his golf resorts in New Jersey say they used false papers to get hired, their supervisors knew it and that many employees there also lack legal documents.
Flag waving-crowds lined the tracks as a special funeral train carried the flag-draped body of former President George H.W. Bush to College Station, Texas, where he'll be buried on the grounds of his presidential library
Several key states have elected new Democrat governors who are more skeptical of charter schools than their election opponents and will replace leaders who openly supported the publicly funded, privately run schools