Politics

State of the Union: Joe Biden sees economic glow, GOP sees...

WASHINGTON — Going into Tuesday’s State of the Union address, President Joe Biden sees a nation with its future aglow. Read more…...

Sen. Jon Tester readies defense panel for hearing into...

Sen. Jon Tester has announced that his Senate defense subcommittee will hold a hearing to demand answers from Biden administration...

China’s Mideast buildup stirs security worries for U.S.

Chinese state-owned firms are building up their presence near the Strait of Hormuz in the Middle East, a new report says, raising...

Abortion debate to dominate 2024 races with Republican...

Abortion, an issue that helped flatten a GOP red wave in the last elections, is poised to make a big comeback in 2024 and likely make...

American aid worker killed while evacuating civilians in...

Pete Reed died after his vehicle was reportedly shelled, according to Global Outreach Doctors.

Shrinking Colorado River hands Biden his first climate...

A fracas among the seven states along the drought-stricken Colorado River is forcing the first major reckoning for the Biden administration...

‘It’s about damn time’: College workers organize amid nationwide...

Frustrated by low wages and new laws limiting what they can teach — and buoyed by President Joe Biden's pro-union bent — campus workers...

The Surprising Reason Europe Came Together Against Putin

Since Feb. 24, when Russia launched its all-out invasion of Ukraine, we’ve heard from many quarters that Europe is united as never...

Karen Bass’ mission: Get 17,000 people off the streets...

LOS ANGELES — Karen Bass has pledged to tackle the homelessness problem here by getting 17,000 people off the streets during her first...

Diane Feinstein's extremely awkward, very uncomfortable...

LOS ANGELES — Several of her House colleagues are already running for her Senate seat. She isn’t raising real money. And it’s so widely...

Democrats Set to Vote on Overhauling Party’s Primary Calendar

The proposal would radically reshape the way the party picks its presidential nominees, putting more racially diverse states at the...

The Pentagon Saw a Warship Boondoggle. Congress Saw Jobs.

After years of crippling problems and a changing mission, the Navy pushed to retire nine of its newest ships. Then the lobbying started.

Before Balloon Sighting, Classified Report Highlighted...

Before a Chinese spy balloon was discovered in the United States, American officials said a rival power may have used advanced technology...

Ties to Kabul Bombing Put ISIS Leader in Somalia in U.S....

Bilal al-Sudani’s financing of the ISIS branch in Afghanistan that killed 13 U.S. troops in 2021 elevated him on U.S. kill-or-capture...

Selling Trump Isn’t What It Used to Be

Donald Trump has reunited with a former business partner to sell online trading cards, hoping to recreate a once-profitable mix of...

Pentagon says another Chinese spy balloon spotted over...

The Chinese spy balloon above the United States isn’t the only one flying somewhere it shouldn’t be. News outlets in Costa Rica reported...