Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour recently asked Congress to give states a lump sum of money, known as a "block grant," to let them run Medicaid, the health care program for the poor and disabled. But Democrats argue that millions could lose...
Around the world, events are being held today to mark the 100th International Women's Day. James Bond (actor Daniel Craig) lends his support in a new video where he dresses as a woman to make a point about inequality.
The cartridge leaks could mean people get less insulin than they need or lead the alarms on their pumps to fail. The recall of leaky cartridges is the latest in a parade of quality-related problems at Johnson & Johnson.
The Baltimore duo reveals how a Discovery Channel documentary influenced a song on their new album.
The disclosure of the thawing came from e-mails between the governor's office and senate Democrats. While the governor publicly has taken the stance that a bill perceived as anti-union was non-negotiable, the e-mails suggest the governor is...
The difference is that the Irish Republican Army never attacked America, says the congressman, who holds a hearing Thursday on "Muslim radicalization."
Pressure is mounting for the U.S. and its allies to take action in Libya. There's talk of providing weapons to the rebels. Some U.S. lawmakers are pressing for a no-fly zone. But the Pentagon has been resisting, arguing that a new mission...
With their collective bargaining rights on the chopping block, thousands of Tennessee's teachers rallied in the rain to protest Republican-sponsored bills that would limit collective bargaining.
Reacting to a video that showed an NPR executive making controversial comments about Republicans, conservatives and Tea Party activists, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor said the video proved NPR and public broadcasting generally shouldn't get...
The New York City nonprofit Common Ground started a campaign to get 100,000 chronically homeless people in 70 cities into permanent housing. In San Diego one of the participating cities businesses, nonprofits and government officials are working...