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May 15, 2017 11:11 PM

Russian magnate sues AP over story on Trump campaign ties

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Russian billionaire with ties to Vladimir Putin sued The Associated Press on Monday for defamation over...
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May 7, 2017 11:44 PM

Obama urges Congress to show 'courage' on health care

BOSTON (AP) — Former President Barack Obama, in his first public comments about the ongoing debate over his signature health...
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Apr 28, 2017 5:16 PM

Berkeley praises police for keeping peace at Coulter rallies

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Berkeley officials declared their handling of protests over Ann Coulter's canceled appearance a success thanks to...
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Apr 28, 2017 2:23 PM

Facebook gearing up to fight political propaganda

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is acknowledging that governments or other malicious non-state actors are using its social network to...
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Apr 28, 2017 7:42 PM

Manafort-linked lobbying firm registers as foreign agent

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Washington lobbying firm that worked under the direction of Paul Manafort's firm registered Friday with the...
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Apr 19, 2017 12:56 AM

Democrat leads in Georgia race; final count delayed

DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) — An upstart Democrat leads a special election in a conservative Georgia congressional district, but returns late...
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Apr 19, 2017 12:54 AM

The Latest: Trump tweets about potential runoff in Georgia

DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on Georgia's 6th Congressional District election. (all times local): 12:40 a.m. President...
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Apr 12, 2017 12:36 AM

Republicans survive election scare, win Kansas House seat

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Republicans survived an election scare on Tuesday and won a Kansas House seat in the first...
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Apr 10, 2017 10:58 PM

Judge again finds discrimination in Texas' voter ID law

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A judge Monday again ruled that Republican lawmakers deliberately designed a strict voter ID law to...
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Apr 4, 2017 11:18 PM

The Latest: Ferguson re-elects Knowles as mayor

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on Ferguson, Missouri, municipal elections (all times local): 10:05 p.m. Ferguson, Missouri's...
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Apr 4, 2017 11:45 PM

Ferguson mayor who handled Brown shooting fallout re-elected

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson, Missouri's top elected official in the tumultuous 32 months since the fatal police shooting of...
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Mar 14, 2017 11:48 PM

Tax story puts spotlight on MSNBC's Rachel Maddow

NEW YORK (AP) — For a brief, breathless moment Tuesday night, MSNBC's Rachel Maddow was at the center of the...

Mar 13, 2017 6:13 PM

Snoop Dogg aims gun at clown dressed as Trump in new video

NEW YORK (AP) — Snoop Dogg aims a toy gun at a clown dressed as Republican President Donald Trump in...
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Feb 19, 2017 8:25 PM

Known for political temperance, Iowa moves sharply right

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — After decades as the crossroads of prairie populists and checkbook conservatives, Iowa has suddenly become...
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Feb 8, 2017 5:56 PM

Robert F. Kennedy's son announces bid for Illinois governor

CHICAGO (AP) — Chris Kennedy, son of the late Sen. Robert F. Kennedy, announced Wednesday he will run for Illinois...
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Feb 8, 2017 12:39 AM

Warren raking in millions in campaign donations

BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is raking in millions in campaign donations as she looks ahead to a...
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Feb 7, 2017 4:32 PM

First lady says high profile could mean millions for brand

WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump has said little about what she intends to do with her prominent position....
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Jan 24, 2017 11:12 PM

Sexist, vulgar posts on women's marches rebound on officials

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A school board member in Hillary Clinton's hometown resigned after making a derogatory reference on Twitter to...
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Jan 21, 2017 12:42 AM

The Latest: Trump returns to White House after celebrations

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States (all times EST):...
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Jan 21, 2017 12:42 AM

Fires, bricks mark daylong assault on inaugural festivities

WASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters set fires and hurled bricks in a daylong assault on the city hosting Donald Trump's inauguration,...