A sobering portrait of less-educated middle-age white Americans emerged Thursday with new research showing them dying disproportionately from what one expert calls "deaths of despair" — suicides, drug overdoses...
Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 02:50 PM CDT
Top Senate Democrat Vows Filibuster Against Gorsuch
The top Senate Democrat said Thursday he will oppose President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee and lead a filibuster of the choice, setting up a politically charged showdown with Republicans with far-reach...
Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 09:06 AM CDT
‘Bizarre’ Behavior by House Intel Committee Leaders: McCain
After a high-stakes back and forth between the top Democrat and Republican on the House Intelligence Committee, Sen. John McCain said partisan bickering has cost Congress its credibility to investigate...
Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 09:22 AM CDT
Trump Jr. Called a 'Disgrace' for Criticizing London Mayor
Donald Trump Jr. is facing criticism for tweeting in the hours after Wednesday's London attack a months-old comment from London Mayor Sadiq Khan that terror attacks are part of living in a big city.
Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 06:52 AM CDT
Texas Rep. to Vote Against American Health Care Act
Abandoning negotiations, President Donald Trump demanded a make-or-break vote on health care legislation in the House, threatening to leave "Obamacare" in place and move on to other issues if Friday's vote...
During Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch's Senate confirmation hearings, one case came up repeatedly: A truck driver was fired for leaving his trailer of meat on the side of an Illinois road after breaking down...
Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 08:02 PM CDT
Koch Network Spending Millions to Stop GOP Health Care Bill
The conservative Koch network is promising to spend millions of dollars to defeat the health care overhaul backed by President Donald Trump and top House Republicans.
The network's leading organizations,...