New York is now the 20th state to issue explicit protections for transgender people.
The first Democratic presidential debate is Tuesday night.
The two senators say the tougher punishments are necessary.
The Democratic presidential candidate issued a plan to curb gun violence.
The Trump "Coming 2016" sign is blocks from the White House.
The bill passed narrowly 218-213 and nearly melted down on the floor.
In a 5-4 decision, the court ruled that states may use midazolam in executions.
Mississippi’s two Republican senators are calling to replace the state’s flag.
Passage came days before a major trade vote in the House.
The top Senate Democrat called the decision "unprofessional and unfair."
Two House lawmakers have authored legislation to allow parents to opt their children out of...
Police in Washington, D.C., have been referred materials for a possible investigation.
A pilot program will allow college credit for alternative programs such as coding boot camps.
The bill would create a competitive grant program to support open textbook programs.
Eisenhower's family has criticized architect Frank Gehry's design.
"Bigotry and intolerance should have no place in America," Rep. David Cicilline said.
Opponents of pornography say it has become a public health crisis.
Rep. Carolyn Maloney wrote to FIFA blasting the “discriminatory policy.”
Roberts argues decision "had nothing to do" with Constitution.
Rep. Steve King's bill would direct public universities to release publicly available annual...
House GOP leaders yanked a No Child Left Behind rewrite off the floor in February.
The proposal would allow people to petition for restoration of their gun rights.
They view her as an ally in the push for expanded background checks.
Paul has called for a serious review of the nation’s policies on illegal drugs.