A woman who accused Florida Rep. Alcee Hastings of sexual harassment reportedly received $220,000 taxpayer-funded settlement, but Democratic and Republican lawmakers Hastings’ sitution is different than the scandals that toppled Al Franken and John Conyers.
Visit by ex-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to New York's Rikers Island jail draws rebuke from correction officers; Department of Correction says purpose was to share message of 'hope and inspiration'.
The wife of embattled Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore drew ridicule online after she declared that "one of our attorneys is a Jew," and said some of their close friends are "Jewish and rabbis" while defending him against bias accusations.
Environmental groups are blasting a legislative proposal by U.S. Rep. Chris Stewart that would create a small national park within the recently downsized Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah.
Attorney General Brad Schimel says Ethics Commission Chairman David Halbrooks should recuse himself from any involvement in issues related to the now-closed investigation into Gov. Scott Walker's campaign.
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas said on July 13, 2017 that he will now vote "yes" after his amendment creating a fund to help insurers cover people with higher medical costs was added to the Senate health care bill.
Cruz supports revised GOP health care bill with his amendment attached
Rep. Mike Thompson: "To sweep this under the rug is a shame"
Trump tells French president's wife: 'You're in such a good shape'
Trump's FBI pick wants to lead independent bureau that will "make every American proud"