Political

(Washington, DC) -- The State Department is currently not considering a ban on travel visas from West Africa to the U.S. Spokeswoman Marie Harf says banning or restricting visas will actually harm the fight against Ebola, rather than help it. New travel policies from the...
(Brussels) -- The European Union will not ease off economic sanctions against Russia for what it sees as Moscow's part in the Ukraine crisis. Russia continues to deny any involvement in the violence in eastern Ukraine. There was an indication some aspects of the measures, which...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- U.S. Senator John McCain is criticizing President Obama's strategy for dealing with ISIS. Speaking on Phoenix's KFYI radio Tuesday morning, the Arizona senator and former Republican presidential candidate said the President's strategy is too slow for dealing...
(Florham Park, NJ) -- With the election just two weeks away, a new poll gives New Jersey Senator Cory Booker a commanding 16-percent lead over Republican challenger Jeff Bell. Krista Jenkins is with the Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind Poll. Jenkins says Booker's...
(Undated) -- The alleged mastermind of a deadly attack on an American diplomatic outpost in Libya is pleading not guilty to a total of 17 charges. Ahmed Abu Khattalah made a brief appearance in federal court Monday, where his lawyer entered not guilty pleas on his behalf...
(Philadelphia, PA) -- Victims of online abuse have a new hero, Monica Lewinsky. Alice Stockton-Rossini reports. Play Clip
(Jacksonville, FL) -- CNN says fans won't be allowed at tonight's third and final debate between Governor Rick Scott and his challenger, Charlie Crist. A disagreement over a fan at last week's debate caused a seven-minute delay in the proceedings and provided plenty of fodder...
(Undated) -- Senator Marco Rubio is planning to introduce legislation that would temporarily ban travel visas for people from three West African nations affected by the Ebola outbreak. The Florida Republican calls the travel bans "common sense restrictions." Rubio joins a...
(Undated) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is flying home on a commercial flight after his plane broke down -- again. Kerry's aging Air Force plane is grounded for the fourth time this year. He had stopped for a day in Hawaii after visiting Afghanistan, Myanmar, Australia and...