Political

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama will be leading a Global Health Security Agenda Summit at the White House today. The Ebola epidemic in West Africa is expected to dominate the event. Speaking at the UN yesterday, the President said the epidemic represents a growing threat to...
(Undated) -- Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann says the fight against ISIS could have been prevented. Representative Bachmann told Arizona radio station KFYI President Obama thinks war is obsolete in today's world, and that's putting Americans at risk. The Minnesota...
(Houston, TX) -- A Houston lawyer is accusing the prosecutor in Governor Rick Perry's indictment of overcharging taxpayers. David Rushing filed a complaint in Travis County saying Michael McCrum is billing the county too much for his services. He tells the "Houston Chronicle"...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is praising Attorney General Eric Holder as Holder prepares to exit. In a statement at the White House, the President noted that Holder is one of the longest-serving attorneys general in U.S. history. He called the occasion bittersweet. Holder...
(Washington, DC) -- Attorney General Eric Holder is expected to announce his retirement today.
(United Nations) -- President Obama will focus on the deadly Ebola epidemic when he speaks at the United Nations today. Global health experts expect the epidemic to continue spreading quickly in West Africa over the next few weeks. Obama is deploying roughly three-thousand U.S...
(Undated) -- The U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. says the U.S. is at war with ISIS. Ambassador Samantha Power tells NBC's "Today" the U.S. will not coordinate airstrikes with the Syrian government. Power says Syria is not a reliable partner in the strikes. The latest round of...
(Wichita, KS) -- Kansas Governor Sam Brownback is getting a little help from his Texas counterpart. Texas Governor Rick Perry was in Wichita yesterday to campaign for Brownback, who is running for re-election. Perry touted the economic growth and the tax cuts that Kansas has...
(United Nations) -- President Obama says foreign terrorist fighters pose a growing threat to world peace and stability. Chairing a special UN Security Council meeting, the President said groups like ISIS "betray Islam." UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said tens of thousands of...