| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:36 PM
If Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney fails to oust President Barack Obama in November, who's up for the open Oval Office seat in 2016? A new Public Policy Polling survey says Floridians would like to see U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio versus U.S....
| Aug 30, 2012
| 4:32 PM
With the Republican National Convention winding down, it's the Democrats' turn to gather, with the Democratic National Convention taking place in Charlotte Sept. 4-6. There they are expected to formally nominate President Barack Obama and Vice President...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:43 PM
“Face the Nation” isn't the only stop for Bill Clinton on Sunday morning. The former president also talks to “Fareed Zakaria GPS” at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. this weekend. Author Salman Rushdie weighs in on religious extremism. Elsewhere...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 7:44 AM
WASHINGTON -- Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will address the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., next month, organizers said today.
The convention runs Sept. 4-6. Democratic Party officials did not announce a date or time, and an Emanuel aide...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 10:21 AM
Gov. Pat Quinn and Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick have agreed to a gentleman's wager as they back their home teams in the Stanley Cup clash between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins.
The loser will volunteer at a food bank of the winner's...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick was honored on the South Side this afternoon with the unveiling of a city street named in his honor.
The 5300 block of South Wabash Avenue was adorned with honorary street signs bearing his name. Patrick was greeted by...
| May 31, 2013
| 9:54 AM
Aerosmith, James Taylor and Carole King, the Dropkick Murphys and the band Boston were among performers serving up solace and inspiration to a crowd of thousands at TD Garden during Thursday night’s Boston Strong concert benefiting victims of the...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:39 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - John Kerry's nomination as President Barack Obama's new secretary of state sailed through the Senate on Tuesday, as his fellow senators voted overwhelmingly to confirm him to replace Hillary Clinton as the country's top diplomat....
| Dec 14, 2012
| 6:41 PM
HARTFORD — It was a quiet December morning at the state Capitol.
State officials were working in their offices, and most of the top leaders in the building — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman, incoming House Speaker J. Brendan...
| May 4, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Aerosmith, New Kids on the Block and the J. Geils Band -- all Massachusetts natives -- are to perform at a concert to benefit victims of the bombings at the Boston Marathon.
Boston Strong: An Evening of Support & Celebration, scheduled for May 30 at...
| Apr 21, 2013
Within hours of the Boston Marathon bombing, investigators were already overwhelmed. Bloody clothing, bags, shoes and other evidence from victims and witnesses was piling up. Videos and still images, thousands of them, were pouring in by e-mail and...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 2:17 PM
The number of documented U.S. cases of fungal meningitis has risen yet again, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reporting 205 infections Sunday, including 15 deaths.
The latest tally is over a dozen more than the agency reported Friday....