House panel approves bill to overhaul sentencing laws
In a rare bipartisan effort, the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday approved legislation that would make sweeping changes to U.S. sentencing...
Seattle gives cash to voters to spend on campaign donations
Many voters don't have the money to donate to political candidates or don't care enough to bother. But what if the government gave them $100 to...
ISIS mag boasts of Paris, airliner attacks as rep warns of US plots
The Islamic State went online Wednesday to bolster its claim of responsibility for last Friday's Paris massacre, publishing in its online magazine...
Jeb Bush Outlining National Security Policy
Jeb Bush is set to lay out his plan for rebranding the military today.
White House on defense over Kerry, Obama comments on terror threat
The White House was on the defense Wednesday morning for statements made by President Obama - who labeled Friday's Paris massacre that left 129...
Poll finds Carson tops GOP race in Colorado; top Republicans beat Clinton
Former neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson is leading the race for the Republican nomination in Colorado, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll...
The Note: Obama Takes On GOP Candidates Over Refugee Policy
NOTABLES --OBAMA MOCKS REPUBLICANS ON REFUGEE STANCE: President Obama defended his efforts to resettle Syrian refugees in the United States today,...
2016 Hopefuls on Syrian Refugees: Then and Now
A look at where the candidates stand.
Obama Mocks Republicans on Refugee Stance
The president doubts there's any reason to fear "3-year-old orphans."
Powerful Paris fallout: The media’s commander-in-chief test
There comes a point in every presidential campaign where the media stop fooling around and impose the commander-in-chief test.
Lesbian mother asks Supreme Court to reverse Ala. custody ruling
A lesbian mother in Alabama filed an emergency petition with the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday, asking it to review her case after state judges ruled...
Trump says US will 'have no choice' but to shut some mosques down
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Tuesday that the U.S. would have "absolutely no choice" but to close down some mosques in the...