Breckenridge has known Obama since 2003. She was a former aide to Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
The dramatic race to finish the term of the late Sen. Daniel Inouye was tinged with emotional residue from the past.
Rep. Hank Johnson of Georgia says he’ll introduce legislation to reverse police militarization.
Obama reiterated his call for Congress to pass legislation letting students refinance their loans at lower interest rates.
Police and about 200 protesters clashed in Ferguson, Missouri late Friday after another tense day in the St. Louis suburb.
Idea seen as an incentive to get people to vote.
Thousands now imported each year without oversight.
Accused of abuse of power and coercion of a public official
The program began in 1990 as a way to help states and local agencies fight drug-related crime. It was expanded in the mid-1990s.
A woman who drank sweet tea that authorities say was mistakenly mixed with a highly toxic industrial cleaning solution at a Utah restaurant …
During an afternoon news conference Jackson said the robbery “was not related to the initial contact” between the officer and Brown on Satur…
Attorney General Eric Holder said he was concerned that use of military equipment by police in Ferguson was sending a “conflicting message.”
An American doctor infected with Ebola while working in western Africa says he is “recovering in every way” and holding onto the hope of a r…
Police reports say that the unarmed 18-year-old fatally shot by police in Ferguson, Missouri, and his friend were suspects in a convenience …
Mom doesn’t let labor pains stop her from taking son to Pre-K registration, where she delivers with the help of teachers and staff.
“I think I just drank acid.”
The announcement comes less than a week after a driver was struck and killed during a dirt-track race in New York.
Police in Ferguson have revealed the name of the six-year veteran accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager.