Politics
WHCD: Barack Obama has one mean wit
Here's some advice: If you've crossed Barack Obama in the last year, you might want to stay home on Saturday night.
04/24/2015 09:31:44pm
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What to expect in Obama's speech Saturday night
Expect some swagger from President Barack Obama at Washington's big prom Saturday night.
04/24/2015 06:30:44pm
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8 things found at the White House Correspondent's Dinner
A look back at some of the White House Correspondent's dinners most memorable moments -- the incredibly funny, the mind numbing, the awkward and the brutal.
04/24/2015 06:59:15pm
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Jake Tapper will anchor CNN's 'State of the Union'
04/24/2015 11:08:57am
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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.
04/24/2015 03:22:48pm
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How a Cincinnati judge could shape the gay marriage case
Judge Jeffrey Sutton doesn't have a lot of company on the appeals courts these days.
04/24/2015 06:59:23pm
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The nastiest fight in Republican politics is on Twitter
In the midst of Florida Sen. Marco Rubio's presidential announcement speech last week, his shiny new website was flooded with visitors. And then, for several painful minutes, it crashed.
04/24/2015 04:58:21pm
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Meet the lawyers who will argue the gay marriage case
When a same sex couple turned to Mary L. Bonauto about 20 years ago for legal help to get married, the lawyer declined to take the case.
04/24/2015 06:36:02pm
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Holder bids farewell to Justice Department
04/24/2015 10:04:13pm
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John Roberts' big moment
Chief Justice John Roberts is back in the spotlight.
04/24/2015 06:59:51pm
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The GOP's least-favorite Cabinet official says goodbye
04/24/2015 03:52:18pm
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Loretta Lynch makes history
After a highly politicized five-month battle, the Senate makes Loretta Lynch the first African-American female attorney general in U.S. history.
04/23/2015 05:47:55pm
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Obama confronts 'cruel' reality of his drone war
04/24/2015 03:50:35pm
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In Warren Weinstein hostage ordeal, help from Congress
04/24/2015 03:47:42pm
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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.
04/24/2015 01:48:23pm
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White House: 2 hostages accidentally killed by U.S. counterterror forces
The White House announced Thursday that a U.S. counterterrorism operation targeting an al Qaeda compound in January accidentally killed two innocent hostages.
04/24/2015 01:48:23pm
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Senate Dems: More pay for cafeteria workers
04/24/2015 10:04:35pm
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Working in the Capitol, sleeping on the street
For Charles Gladden, home is a makeshift bed on a sidewalk next to D.C.'s McPherson Square Metro Station.
04/24/2015 10:02:45pm
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Workers walk out on U.S. Senate
04/24/2015 10:04:06pm
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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.
04/24/2015 07:23:08am
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Obama again breaks Armenian genocide promise
04/24/2015 08:12:50am
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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.
04/24/2015 04:59:05pm
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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.
04/23/2015 11:26:47pm
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Iranian ships turn away from Yemen
04/24/2015 12:10:40pm
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How ISIS is luring so many Americans
04/24/2015 09:56:41am
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