WASHINGTON – Majority Leader Harry Reid is pressing to extend unemployment benefits and health insurance subsidies for the jobless through December as he and Republicans try to figure out a way to clear the Senate's plate of business left over from l
LOS ANGELES – The Dalai Lama said Monday he would have no misgivings ending his centuries-old spiritual position if Tibetans so choose amid worries that China would try to pick a pliant successor.
The Dalai Lama, who fled his Chinese-ruled homelan
Washington - Former Vice President Dick Cheney was "feeling good" a day after being hospitalized with chest pains, a source who spoke to Cheney said Tuesday.
The source said Cheney watched some Olympics coverage on television Monday night hours af
WASHINGTON - Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole is
hospitalized at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, undergoing therapy
after recovering from pneumonia, his spokesman says.
Dole, 86, was admitted to the military hospital about three
The embattled liberal group ACORN is in the process of dissolving its national structure, with state and local-chapters splitting off from the underfunded, controversial national group, an official close to the group confirmed.
"ACORN has dissolve
TYLER, Texas — Two men who once attended church together were charged Sunday with intentionally burning down a church in east Texas and are suspected in a string of similar blazes, authorities said.
Jason Robert Bourque, 19, and 21-year-old Dani