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Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday dismissed as unwarranted a vote by a congressional committee to charge him with contempt of Congress after the Obama administration withheld documents related
President Barack Obama said on Friday his administration's decision to stop deporting some illegal immigrants who came to the United States as children was a "just" move that was not a permanent fix
A federal judge says he is inclined to allow ABC to air the premiere of its new reality series "The Glass House" over the objections of rival network CBS.U.S. District Judge Gary Feess said Friday he
Republican Rep. Vern Buchanan is fighting off a congressional ethics investigation linked to a former business partner and campaign donations. Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters is battling a charge of
A federal judge on Friday said he's inclined to allow ABC to air its new reality competition series "The Glass House" over rival network CBS' objections that the show copies "Big Brother."U.S.
The White House is partially lifting the lid of secrecy on its counterterrorism campaign against al-Qaida in Yemen and Somalia by formally acknowledging for the first time that it is conducting
A House committee wants the attorney general to face charges for withholding documents concerning a gun-smuggling scheme, but that's hardly the end of the storyOn Wednesday, a GOP-led House
After a decade of costly conflict in Iraq and Afghanistan, the American way of war is evolving toward less brawn, more guile.Drone aircraft spy on and attack terrorists with no pilot in harm's way.
House Republican officials and Attorney General Eric Holder said they're willing to negotiate an end to a potential constitutional confrontation in a dispute related to the botched "Fast and Furious"
President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, baseball's Joe Torre, New York Knicks phenom Jeremy Lin, New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning and soccer celebrity David
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi declared Saturday that the Nobel Peace Prize she won while under house arrest 21 years ago helped to shatter her sense of isolation and ensured that the
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi became only the second woman after Queen Elizabeth to address both houses of Britain's parliament on Thursday, a rare honor she used to ask for help in a once in a
Watergate's "what ifs" are still tantalizing.What if a security guard hadn't noticed tape on a door latch outside Democratic headquarters at the Watergate office building not far from the White
The U.S. State Department said on Saturday that the sooner a political transition occurs in Syria the higher the odds of preventing a long and bloody civil war."We are consulting with our
The Senate on Thursday completed a five-year, half-trillion-dollar farm bill that cuts farm subsidies and land conservation spending by about $2 billion a year but largely protects sugar growers and
Britain's Prince William celebrates his 30th birthday on Thursday, triggering a clause in his late mother Diana's will which could see him receive a £10 million inheritance.The late Princess
Looking back, the financial lives many Americans enjoyed until just a few years ago can seem like a mirage. On a suburban cul-de-sac northwest of Atlanta, Michael and Patricia
Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo vowed on Thursday to stand and fight rather than resign after his opponents launched an impeachment drive over a land eviction in which 17 people died last
President Barack Obama got a brief respite from the euro zone debt crisis and an intensifying general election campaign on Saturday while attending the wedding of a top aide's daughter with his
The author of an anti-tax increase pledge signed by nearly every Republican in Congress says he's not hurting the GOP's election chances this fall.Anti-tax activist Grover Norquist is frequently