Saccone concedes Pennsylvania US House race to Lamb
Republican Rick Saccone is conceding a special congressional election in southwestern Pennsylvania to Democrat Conor Lamb after the GOP considered a recount and legal action.
Kentucky teachers try to keep heat on state lawmakers
Kentucky teachers turned out in droves on a snowy day to keep the political heat on the Republican-led legislature.
White House increasingly facing questions about Trump's past
With two women pursuing court cases and the attorney for a porn actress claiming an affair continuing to needle President Donald Trump, accusations about his past sexual exploits are under fresh scrutiny.
Democrats giddy about odds of retaking Illinois' top job
Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and billionaire Democratic businessman J.B. Pritzker spent millions attacking each other even before their 2018 matchup was set.
Hawaii lawmaker is latest to resign after misconduct probe
A former speaker of the Hawaii House of Representatives will resign by next week to resolve sexual harassment allegations brought by several women, the latest case of an elected official being forced from office...
The Latest: CBS to air Stormy Daniels interview Sunday
CBS says it will air its interview with adult film actress Stormy Daniels on Sunday's episode of "60 Minutes.".
Budget bill in place, lawmakers hope to begin voting quickly
Congressional leaders hope to start voting as soon as Thursday on a sweeping $1.3 trillion budget bill that substantially boosts military and domestic spending.
Facebook's Zuckerberg apologizes for 'major breach of trust'
The head of Trump-affiliated data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica has been suspended, while government authorities are bearing down on both the firm and Facebook over allegations the firm stole data from 50 million...
Peru president undone by corruption scandals he vowed to end
Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski took office in 2016 as a political outsider boasting strong business credentials that would buoy thes economy while sweeping away endemic corruption.
White House issues threat over leaked Trump briefing papers
In wake of criticism of Trump's congratulatory call to Putin, White House issues threat over leaking of briefing papers to press.
Opening arguments in AT&T antitrust trial postponed
Opening arguments in the federal government's case to block AT&T's efforts to gobble up Time Warner have been postponed until Thursday.
Texas accuses more schools of 'unlawful electioneering'
Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has ordered two more school districts to stop "unlawful electioneering activities," accusing them of using state funds to endorse a political candidate.
A media giant in the balance: AT&T antitrust trial kicks off
AT&T is squaring off against the federal government in a trial that could shape how you get - and how much you pay for - streaming TV and movies.
Outraised and outhustled, is Sen. Ted Cruz losing his mojo?
Ted Cruz slayed the Texas Republican establishment in 2012 with his Senate win, took Washington by storm and finished second only to Donald Trump for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination.
The Latest: Texas GOP voters worry about outright gun ban
The Latest on primary day in Texas (all times local):
Democrats, women candidates score big in Texas primaries
Women running for Congress surged to big wins and Democrats smashed recent turnout levels in Texas' first-in-the-nation 2018 primary elections.