Political

(Undated) -- Afghanistan's new president is meeting with Secretary of State John Kerry and Defense Secretary Ash Carter today at Camp David. He took the time to show his appreciation to the U.S. for its military efforts in the country. It is the first of multiple meetings Ashraf...
(Undated) -- The U.S. delegation to the United Nations won't join an Israeli-Palestinian human rights debate today. The move is being called unprecedented since Washington has always defended its ally Israel at the forum on violations in the Palestinian territories. This follows...
(New York, NY) -- Despite the e-mail controversy, Hillary Clinton hasn't lost much ground in the polls in New York State. A Quinnipiac survey out today finds the former Secretary of State still has at least a 20-percentage point lead over any Republican in a hypothetical...
(Washington, DC) -- Donald Trump is reacting to Texas Senator Ted Cruz's announcement that he'll be running for president. Trump tells Fox News' "Fox and Friends" that Cruz is a good candidate, but there could be other options out there. Trump is currently in an "exploratory"...
(Washington, DC) -- It's the fifth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act. President Obama says the law known widely as Obamacare is working in many ways even better than experts anticipated. Obama cited the 16 million previously uninsured people who have signed up for...
(Undated) -- The U.S. Supreme Court is taking a free speech case today involving putting the Confederate flag on a license plate. The Texas chapter of the group Sons of Confederate Veterans is suing Texas after a state motor vehicle board denied their proposal for a specialty...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama says Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's re-election will make it hard to find a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In an interview with the "Huffington Post" on Friday the President talked about his phone call with Netanyahu, two...
(Undated) -- President Obama says he joins the people of Singapore in mourning the death of Lee Kuan Yew, known as the "Father of Singapore." The 91-year-old Lee died early Monday morning. He served as Singapore's prime minister for 31 years after its 1959 independence from...
(Washington, DC) -- Federal investigators are preparing to file corruption charges against New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez. The "Wall Street Journal" reports the criminal corruption charges could be filed as early as this week. Menendez is the ranking Democrat on the Senate...