Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in Saturday night as the 114th justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.
By Alan Fram, Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press
Democrats are forecast to make gains in the House when voters go to the polls Nov. 6, while Republicans may fare better in Senate races, where they hold the advantage. But with more than 200 women running for the House…
By PBS NewsHour
Here’s what science says about how alcohol, age and memory interplay, and how trying to forget a memory can reinforce or corrode it.
By Nsikan Akpan
Lawyers for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh submitted several pages from a 1982 calendar to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday in a bid to disprove Christine Blasey Ford's allegation that he sexually assaulted her when the two were in…
By Joshua Barajas
By Jessica Yarvin
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has led Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke in the polls, but Cruz's lead has narrowed in the Texas Senate race in recent months.
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
The stopgap bill would not address President Donald Trump's long-promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. GOP leaders have said they prefer to resolve the issue after the Nov. 6 elections.
By Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press
The Senate Judiciary Committee is meeting today at 10 a.m. ET. Watch it live here.
The country’s top leaders mourned on Sunday news that Sen. John McCain, Republican leader and and two-time presidential candidate, died at his home in Arizona on Saturday. From the former director of the CIA David Petraeus to former Secretary of…
By Yamiche Alcindor
Many consider Nevada's Sen. Dean Heller the most vulnerable Republican in the Senate this fall. President Trump has loomed large in the race, but public support for Trump there has been sliding, and the state went for the Democrat in…
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