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Don't Understand How Michael Grimm Can Pull Off Reelection? Visit Staten Island.

Staten Island voters are embracing the indicted congressman as one of their own, no matter that he will be in court before his next term would even begin.

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 7:11pm

American Ebola Survivor: Outbreak is 'A Fire Straight From the Pit of Hell'

Kent Brantly called for a seriously ramped-up response from the United States, on the same day Obama announced new aggressive measures to combat the virus.

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 6:03pm

Senator Tries to Help Frustrated Military Drivers With #OopsWeLostYourCar

One senator is on a quest to help soldiers find their vehicles, which are being held up as they move overseas.

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 6:03pm

On Syria, Senate's Vulnerable Democrats Are All Over the Map

Some members in tight races are running away from Obama's strategy.

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 4:03pm

Bobby Jindal's Soft Climate-Change Skepticism

The Louisiana governor, eyeing a White House run, laid out an energy and climate change policy on Tuesday.

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 3:31pm

Will Reid Remain Leader if Democrats Lose the Senate? He Won't Say.

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Tuesday left open the possibility that he might not stand for Democratic leader if his party loses in the midterm elections.

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 3:09pm

Everything You Need to Know About NASA's Space Taxi Announcement

The space agency will soon use commercial partners to put its astronauts into orbit.

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 2:43pm

You're More Attracted to the Body Odors of People Who Share Your Political Beliefs

A new study finds there may be a subconscious reason politically similar people form long-lasting relationships.

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 12:44pm

Syria Measure Likely to Pass, Despite Doubts in Both Parties

Leaders gathering votes as some members question Obama's strategy.

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 12:34pm

Senate Republicans Fear ISIS Strategy Doesn’t Go Far Enough

Senators largely backed training opposition forces, but they also floated embedding U.S. soldiers with the Iraqi military.

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 12:11pm