Police capture man as he uses suction cups to scale 58-story Trump Tower

Published Aug. 10 2016

A man who wanted an 'audience' with Donald Trump spent three hours scaling the glass facade of Trump Tower on...

Donald Trump endorses House Speaker Paul Ryan

Published Aug. 5 2016

Donald Trump endorses House Speaker Paul Ryan, ending a four-day standoff between the GOP's most powerful men .

As Zika fears escalate, lawmakers point fingers from afar

Published Aug. 4 2016

As the Zika virus escalates into a public health crisis, members of Congress remain entrenched politically, with Republicans and Democrats...


Supreme Court may be converting on religion

Published Jul. 30 2016

The Supreme Court's defense of religious freedom may be on the decline.

Trump says Russia should hack Clinton's missing emails

Published Jul. 27 2016

Donald Trump has a message for Russia: find Hillary Clinton's missing emails.

America Divided: Despite Hillary Clinton's nomination, women still under-represented in politics

Published Jul. 26 2016

Hillary Clinton and Mary Thomas have little in common, except for this: They both hope to add to the meager...

DNC chair to resign over email leaks

Published Jul. 24 2016

Debbie Wasserman Schultz is resigning under pressure as Democratic Party chairwoman, a stunning leadership shakeup as party officials gather in...

Minute-by-minute: GOP ends first day of convention with emphasis on military

Published Jul. 18 2016

It took two votes, but delegates at the Republican National Convention were able to approve the rules that'll govern the...

POLL: Trump easily tops Clinton in Tennessee, but in Georgia...

Published Jul. 14 2016

NASHVILLE - Republican Donald Trump leads Democrat Hillary Clinton by 49 percent to 33.4 percent, according to a new survey...

Ginsburg regrets "ill-advised" criticism of Trump

Published Jul. 14 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she regrets her "ill-advised" public criticism of Donald Trump.

Bernie Sanders endorses Clinton for president

Published Jul. 12 2016

Bernie Sanders is at last endorsing Hillary Clinton as the Democratic nominee for president.

On Dallas trip, Obama will try to make sense of shootings

Published Jul. 11 2016

For President Barack Obama, the decision to return early from an overseas trip after a series of shocking shootings will...

Obama expected to leave about 8,400 troops in Afghanistan

Published Jul. 6 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama plans to leave around 8,400 U.S. troops in Afghanistan when he finishes his term,...

Obama and Clinton make first joint campaign appearance

Published Jul. 5 2016

Eight years after Hillary Clinton helped unite Democrats behind Barack Obama's presidential campaign, he's returning the favor.

Obama to tell foe-to-friend story at Hillary Clinton event

Published Jul. 4 2016

They've been bitter rivals, allies and colleagues.

US Sen. Jim Inhofe walks away from forced plane landing

Published Jul. 4 2016

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe walked away from a forced landing at a small airport in Oklahoma...

Attorney general removes herself from deciding possible charges in Clinton email probe

Published Jul. 1 2016

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Loretta Lynch will accept the recommendation of career prosecutors and the FBI director about whether to...

Gay marriage, one year later: Tennessee still divided over same-sex unions

Published Jun. 27 2016

In the year since the United States Supreme Court made a landmark decision legalizing gay marriage nationwide, the Technicolor wedding...

Panel wants investigation of fetal tissue transfers to UNM

Published Jun. 24 2016

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Tennessee congresswoman is calling for an investigation into whether a clinic's transfer of aborted fetuses...

Sanders says he'll vote for Clinton, but no endorsement yet

Published Jun. 24 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders says he will vote for Hillary Clinton for president.

Obama concedes Supreme Court tie means game over on immigration plan

Published Jun. 23 2016

President Barack Obama sought to reassure millions of immigrants in the U.S. illegally that he has no plans to deport...

A divided Senate answers Orlando with gridlock on gun curbs

Published Jun. 20 2016

A divided Senate blocked rival election-year plans to curb guns Monday, eight days after the horror of Orlando's mass shooting...

Trump's ousted campaign manager was an unlikely, controversial leader

Published Jun. 20 2016

Corey Lewandowski, dismissed Monday as Donald Trump's campaign manager, had risen from political obscurity to oversee the celebrity businessman's rise...