State Department: Nauert out as pick for UN…

The State Department says Heather Nauert, picked by President Donald Trump to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, has withdrawn her name from consideration.

Black Virginia Voters Want More Sincere Apology…

As Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam works on repairing his image, black voters in Richmond say he needs to make more direct appeals to the black community.

Trump Facing Disapproval Resolution After…

President Trump's national emergency will likely get tied up in the Courts. He's also facing pushback from Congress.

State Dept.: Trump nominee for U.S. ambassador to U.N., Heather Nauert, withdraws. (Corrects source from previous alert)

State Dept.: Trump nominee for U.S. ambassador to U.N., Heather Nauert, withdraws. (Corrects source from previous alert)

Former Army Secretary John Marsh laid to rest in Virginia

Former Secretary of the Army John Marsh Jr. has been laid to rest at a Civil War battlefield where he first developed a love for history and the military

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Medicare May Start Covering Gene Immunotherapy…

The Center for Medicare and Medicare Services is proposing to cover new, expensive gene immunotherapy treatments for cancer...with some stipulations.

SCOTUS Will Hear Case On 2020 Census Citizenship…

The Supreme Court said Friday it'll hear a case on the Trump administration's proposal to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census.

AP Explains: What are India's options after Kashmir attack?

AP Explains: What are India's options after Kashmir attack?

Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has robustly defended European powers' decision to stand by the Iran nuclear deal but U.S. Vice President Mike Pence promptly accused Europe of once again undermining the United States

President Trump Signs Funding Bill, Avoiding…

The government was set to run out of money at midnight Friday.

To Jason Rezaian, Solitary Confinement Is Unjust…

Rezaian was held captive in an Iranian prison for a year and a half with no idea when he would get out.

US military planes land near Venezuela border…

The U.S. Air Force has begun flying tons of aid to a Colombian town on the Venezuelan border as part of an effort meant to undermine socialist President Nicolas Maduro

NBA, FIBA announce plans for pro league in Africa

The NBA and FIBA are bringing a pro league to Africa, set to begin play in January

Chicago Mayoral Campaign Ad Deceives Voters With…

An ad from Toni Preckwinkle's campaign makes it seem like Susana Mendoza is a staunch supporter of the death penalty. But the opposite is true.

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Data Doesn't Back Up Cory Booker's Comment On…

The Democratic presidential candidate said lowering the enrollment age for Medicare could save the government money and lower everyone's premiums.

NYC mayor says Amazon should have tried to win critics over

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says Amazon proved its critics right by canceling its planned New York City campus rather than trying to win the critics over

Potential privacy lapse found in Americans' 2010…

A top Census Bureau official says an internal agency team found that basic personal information collected from more than 100 million Americans during the 2010 head count could be reconstructed from encrypted data _ but with lots of mistakes

Lawsuit Filed Over New Policy That Makes…

The U.S. began sending back non-Mexican asylum-seekers at San Diego's San Ysidro crossing last month to await decisions on their cases in Mexico.

Congress Passes Spending Bill To Avoid Another…

The measure includes $1.375 billion in funding for barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Officer shot multiple times, suspects die in subsequent fire

An Auburn police officer shot multiple times after responding to reports of an armed robbery is recovering, while two suspects are believed to have died in a fire following a shootout

Mother who helped free son from Venezuelan jail…

The family and friends of a Utah woman who spent nearly two years pushing to get her son freed from a Venezuelan jail was remembered for her fearlessness and determination at her funeral Saturday

Moments Before Leaving An Iranian Prison: Jason…

Iranian officials had threatened Jason Rezaian with execution multiple times before his release.

Rep. Schiff Wants Google, Facebook To Curb…

The lawmaker sent a letter to big tech CEOs Thursday asking for clarification on how they provide "medically accurate information" to users.

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The Latest: Police name Alabama officer shot following call

An Alabama police officer who was shot multiple times after responding to reports of an armed robbery has been identified

Back in the Bronx, Ocasio-Cortez says to keep up…

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is urging supporters to keep up the kind of activism that resulted in Amazon rescinding its plan to build a campus in New York City

Government Workers Still Recovering Financially…

Federal workers who were furloughed or worked without pay during the government shutdown say they continue to worry about their financial futures.