| May 10, 2010
With millions of dollars invested in campaign donations and an all-star lobbying team, BP executives could give an advanced class in how to build influence in Washington. But with millions of gallons of leaking oil bearing down Gulf Coast beaches and...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 5:11 AM
Isabella Oleschuk, the 13-year-old Connecticut girl who disappeared over the weekend, has been found. More than a hundred people searched for her ever since she was reported missing Sunday morning. And now, the rumor is that the usually-dependable,...
| Nov 18, 2010
This year House Speaker Nancy Pelosi indicated she would do everything in her power to bring to a vote the legislation recognizing the Armenian Genocide at the hands of Ottoman Turks in 1915.
But Pelosi's power is much diminished since the Nov. 2...
| May 7, 2011
| 1:28 PM
It will be exactly a week Sunday since Osama Bin Laden was shot dead and buried at sea.
The WTC Health & Education Conference was held Saturday morning to help first responders, volunteers and people living in Lower Manhattan, who had their lives...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 11:15 AM
Senate Democrats Tuesday staunchly defended their decision to include a tax increase in a bill designed to prevent teachers and firefighters from getting laid off, even though they know the revenue hike is a poison pill for most Republicans and some...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Eulalia Barrientos spent the last four months in a detention cell in New Jersey. After being apprehended by agents from Immigration and Customs Enforcement in June, the illegal immigrant was just steps away from being deported back to her native...
| Jan 3, 2012
If airfares confuse you as much as they confuse me, then I have some good news: Several new rules are going to make it easier to calculate the total cost of a ticket.
Starting Jan. 26, a new U.S. Transportation Department rule will require...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 9:08 AM
First-term Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk faces a potentially long road back from a weekend stroke that his neurosurgeon said could leave the lawmaker with lasting physical damage but also a full mental recovery.
The 52-year-old North Shore politician...
| Feb 7, 2008
The results of Tuesday's primaries brought a renewed and vigorous debate about the Latino vote and the "Latino gap" for Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.). States such as California, Illinois, New York, Arizona and New Mexico have very large Latino electorates...
| Feb 26, 2010
| 9:34 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Feb. 21 - 27 in PDF format This week's TV Movies TODAY Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC McLaughlin Group 6:30 p.m. KCET SUNDAY CBS News Sunday Morning (N)......
| Feb 27, 2010
| 4:34 PM
ABC's "This Week" with Elizabeth Vargas: Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.),George Will, Sam Donaldson and Cokie Roberts. Bloomberg's "Political Capital" with Al Hunt: Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.), Bloombergâs Mike Firn, Lizzie...
| Jan 23, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Also Mitch McConnell, Richard Durbin, Orrin Hatch, Robert Menendez, Robert Gibbs and David Axelrod....