- Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb announces 2016 presidential bid
Webb is the latest politician to join the field of challengers going up against Democratic frontrunner Hillary Rodham Clinton for the party’s nomination. […]
- Can P.G. Sittenfeld make millennials stop hating politics?
The 30-year-old is aiming to be the first member of his generation elected to the U.S. Senate. […]
- Christie can’t win New Jersey. Does that matter?
Here’s the good news for Christie, if you want to be glass-half-full about it: At least he’s not running for reelection as governor. […]
- All-clear given after reports of shooting at Navy Yard
Reports of an active shooter at the site of a deadly 2013 attack spurred a massive response from law enforcement. […]
- Sanders raises $15 million after launching presidential bid
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign said Thursday the Vermont Democrat has raised $15 million since joining the race in late April, a strong total for his challenge against front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton. […]
- Thousands evacuated after Tennessee train fire
A train carrying toxic chemicals derails and catches fire in eastern Tennessee. […]
- New warden, security measures after New York prison escape
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A range of new security measures is being put in place at a maximum-security prison to close gaps exploited by two inmates who escaped last month. […]