Could it have been an attempted self-immolation in the heart of Beijing, just as the Communist Party's top brass were listing to one of the Premier's key...
Family members joined the lawmakers on 40 percent of the trips paid for by special interest groups
This coming fall, you may want to consider donating to preschools instead of politicians. With $174,000 salaries and a median net worth just north of $1 million,...
The survey results are a damning report card for the ruling Congress Party
Thinner, lighter and faster? Sure. But there are some new ideas, too.
The 32-year-old activist is running for state Senate instead
(RALEIGH, N.C.) — Former "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken is running for Congress in North Carolina. Aiken said Wednesday he'll seek the Democratic...
Says U.S. will be unable to pay its bills past end of February if Congress doesn't raise debt ceiling
The Democrat will challenge Republican Renee Ellmers in North Carolina's 2nd District
Hours after Rep. Henry Waxman (D-CA) announced on Thursday that he was retiring after four decades on the Hill, Sandra Fluke announced that she is “strongly...
A mixed performance from the political scion who will head his party's next election campaign
Obama hails the resilience of an Army Ranger
There's at least one trend that no one has seen before
Next standoff over federal debt ceiling will come earlier than expected
The BJP's Narendra Modi, running for PM in polls this year, spells out his vision for India
Getting Congress to do so might have ended its growing “timid” role
Rahul Gandhi, the vice president of India's ruling Congress party and scion of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty, will not run as Congress's Prime Ministerial candidate...
Citing health and other concerns, 'Dr. No' says no more
Not long ago, appropriations cardinals had the best jobs in Washington. They didn't just have the power of the purse; they got to brag about how they used it...
What a humbling exercise.