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.
Representatives from the U.S. and Cuba are meeting in Florida today as they near agreement on a plan Caribbean nations would follow in dealing with future oil spills.
President Obama made a brief stop in Philly last night and raised more than $1 million for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee.
Caroline Kennedy, daughter of President John F. Kennedy, who was assassinated in 1963, arrived in Japan of Friday as the new U.S. ambassador.
House Republicans are pushing for passage of a measure to let insurers keep offering health coverage that falls short of the law's standards, despite a veto threat.
Ted Cruz is joining fellow tea partier Sen. Rand Paul in trying to get a Senate vote on a bill to audit the Federal Reserve by holding up Janet Yellen's nomination to chair the central bank.