NEW YORK -- A day after weeping through the pope’s address, Speaker of the House John Boehner resigned his post, a move likely
NEW YORK -- Pope Francis will address a joint meeting of the US House and Senate on September 24, becoming the first pontiff
NEW YORK -- For the first time in eight years, the Republican Party has assumed control of the US Congress, having taken
John Boehner, the Republican speaker of the United States House of Representatives, is facing a primary challenge in Ohio
After 16 days of shutdown and having come within a day of breaching the debt ceiling, Republicans and Democrats reached a
The five things you need to know on Wednesday 16 October 2013... 1) POLITICIANS VS THE POLICE OVER 'PLEBGATE' Momentum is
Hillary Clinton has raised concerns about the "distressing" shutdown of the United States federal government amidst several
The coalition of the willing done a good job of creating just the opposite, seemingly. Large majorities in both the UK and US still do not support attacking Syria, and it is those most passionate about politics who seem to most object. For the antiwar left, any use of force by the West is neo-imperialism and repeats the mistakes of ten years ago...
It seems the world police have called Syria's bluff. CIA-trained operatives have been deployed on the ground to help bolster the country's rebel forces, and Barack Obama is now within inches of attaining what David Cameron so embarrassingly failed to achieve in Britain: Congressional approval to fire a few hundred cruise missiles at Bashar al-Assad's living room.
The United Nations has warned Barack Obama that the US should not carry out "punitive" strikes against Syria for its alleged