A Senate bill would have increase the amount that Amtrak can be sued for by $95 million.
More than 400 Congolese children adopted by American parents are waiting for exit permits.
Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Cory Booker blasted "abhorrent acts of barbarism."
The Energy Department is seeking stronger efficiency standards for rechargeable batteries.
A new coalition is pushing back againt larger carriers' claims.
The R Street Institute said lack of consequences and unrealistic guidelines are to blame.
The district allegedly diverted more than $158 million over a six-year period from the lunch...
A March ruling from an NLRB judge found that 11 of the company's policies violated the law.
West Virginia's attorney general promised a challenge, but didn't name the states involved.
The bipartisan heads of the House Judiciary Committee are aiming for a sweeping overhaul.
Some of the funding will support DNA “fingerprinting” of bacteria.
Murray Energy Corp. said it expects to topple the backbone of President Obama's climate push.
The number of deceased inmates is the highest it's been since 2007.
Police arrested a staffer for Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) on Tuesday.
The pitch comes days before the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act.
Consumers in states that prohibit payday lending had no obligation to repay loans.
Last week, the House passed a bill that could change the way Washington works for the better.
Wednesday's edition of the Federal Register contains new rules for lobster fishing, test procedures...
Green groups are vowing to defend the contentious rules against expected attacks.
Environmentally friendly groups say two-thirds to three-quarters of small businesses support the...
Delta had allowed shipments that complied with regulations concerning protected species.
A spokesman for United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon applauded President Obama’s climate...
The Senate Dem is responding to a July 19 crash that killed four Long Island women.
The National Association of Manufacturers and Chamber of Commerce are threatening lawsuits.