Virginia state Sen. Creigh Deeds is in serious condition and another person was found dead inside the home.
The night before his assassination, President John F. Kennedy made a historic stop at a LULAC meeting that forever shaped politics.
A contest is brewing up between Sen. Elizabeth Warren and former first lady Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination for president in 2016 -- though neither has announced an intention to run.
NEW YORK - Former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum is spending time right now making movies, but he's not ruling out another presidential run in 2016.
Marco Rubio and other conservatives want to strip Obamacare of a provision that allows the federal government to funnel taxpayer dollars to insurers that face the prospect of losing too much money under the new health care law.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has "every right" to oppose a potential nuclear deal with Iran but his fear that a deal would leave Israel vulnerable is unfounded, Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday.
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review a challenge to the National Security Agency's collection of domestic telephone records.
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor is calling attention to an Alabama law that allows judges to impose death sentences after juries have voted to send defendants to prison for life.
Gov. Susana Martinez said she will make New Mexico's Job Training Incentive Program a permanent part of her annual Economic Development Department budget request to the Legislature.
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner has taken a position with the private equity firm Warburg Pincus.
Marco Rubio seems to be trying to reconnect with the hard right by finding an issue that resonates with social conservatives.
Joining the Republican majority, 39 Democratic House members broke ranks with their party in voting to permit the sale of individual health insurance that falls short of Affordable Care Act standards.
A delay in the Senate over Obamacare could be the silver lining for President Obama in his repeated pleas to Congress to hold off on a new round of Iran sanctions.
The president's decision this week to allow insurers to extend some current insurance plans for another year was a balancing act, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said Friday in Detroit.
More than 6 in 10 voters in Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart's South Florida district say he needs to be more aggressive in pushing immigration reform this year, according to a new poll.