Baltimore mayor meets her moment
The same day that police arrested Freddie Gray in a high-crime part of Baltimore, that city's mayor was on NBC's Meet the Press dishing her opinions on Hillary Clinton, the health of the Republican Party and the wisdom of police body cameras.
Will the drone debate come back?
The death of two innocent hostages — including one American — in a U.S. drone strike targeting al Qaeda is renewing the debate over the use of the controversial technology.
Ted Cruz: I still oppose gay marriage
Ted Cruz was forced to reiterate his stance against same-sex marriage in a Thursday night statement after a news report of comments he made at a fundraising event on Monday in New York City cast some doubt.
Bipartisan presidential mashup: 'America is...'
America is different things to different presidents. But they all seem to use that term - "America is." President Obama used it when he gave a moving speech in Selma, Alabama in April. What he said then sounds a lot different than what President Ronald Reagan said in his inaugural address, although both are probably accurate.
Obama, Dems have trade rift
President Barack Obama's push for free trade got another boost on Thursday, when a House panel passed legislation setting up trade promotion authority, allowing deals negotiated by the administration to get a vote in Congress without any amendments.