Headlines
Mapping Obama's Strategy to Defeat ISIS in Iraq
This is the plan laid out by Gen. Dempsey and Secretary Hagel
Why Political E-Mails Are Getting Even Weirder
Like car salesmen itchy to make quota, campaign emails ooze with desperation.
2014's Weirdest And Wackiest Campaign Ads So Far
These unusual ads are raising eyebrows in Washington and beyond.
Cory Booker Brings Selfie Obsession to the Senate
Booker is trying to make D.C. selfies cool again, one senator at a time.
Blogs
'Game of Thrones' Author Gives Senate Candidate A Boost
Who wouldn't want a V.I.P. movie screening with George R.R. Martin?
The Senate's Turn
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES HOUSE APPROVES OBAMA’S PLAN, SENATE VOTES TODAY: The House of Representatives...
Obamas Bend Ban on Selfies for Cute Kids
Ever since President Obama inadvertently got in hot water for appearing in a sponsored Samsung selfie tweet with Big Papi, he...
Air Force Drops 'So Help Me God' Requirement in Enlistment Oaths
Air Force members once again have the option of omitting the phrase “so help me God” from their enlistment and appointment...
Joe Biden Refers to Asia as 'The Orient'
Vice president scolded for second cultural misstep of the day.
Phoenix Wait-Lists 'Contributed' to VA Deaths
Assistant inspector general can’t rule out secret waiting lists as factor.
Arrest for Trying to Watch Volleyball Lands Iranian Woman in Solitary Confinement
A roaring crowd gathered outside Iran’s Azadi Stadium to watch the Iranian national volleyball team play a qualifying match...
Biden Rolls into Iowa With Nuns on a Bus
DES MOINES, Iowa–Just three days after Hillary Clinton visited the presidential testing grounds of Iowa, Vice President Biden...
Benghazi Committee Probes Progress to Improve Diplomatic Security
Lawmakers examine steps to avoid future incidents.
How Lawmakers Are Celebrating Constitution Day
From tweeting out the entire Constitution to handing out pocket-sized ones.
7 Signs the 2016 Presidential Race Has Begun
A slew of possible presidential hopefuls are making a mad dash for Iowa.
Six Top Democrats Who Aren't So Ready For Hillary
Some major Democrats stay distant from Clinton's presidential prospects.
Behind-The-Scenes On The President's Asia Trip
Here's what life is like inside the presidential bubble.
Videos
VA Official Links Deaths to Delays
Inspector General Richard Griffin admits that wait times may have contributed to the deaths of veterans.
Vice President Biden Visits Iowa
The vice president made an appearance in the first caucus state days after Hillary Clinton's visit.
Biden Rolls into Iowa With Nuns on a Bus
The nation's first Catholic vice president travels with an inspired group.
John McCain, John Kerry Face Off on ISIS
Things got heated between the secretary of state and the senator during a Senate hearing.
Joe Biden Refers to Asia as 'The Orient'
Vice President draws criticism for use of the term "the orient."
OIG Admits Phoenix Waitlist 'Contributed' to Deaths
Dr. John Daigh admitted to the Veterans Affairs Committee that delays caused by "secret waiting lists" contributed to deaths...
Senate Questions John Kerry on ISIS Plan
The secretary of state testifies in a Senate hearing about the president's plan to battle ISIS in Iraq.
Obama Addresses Troops on ISIS Threat
The president delivers remarks after meeting with CENTCOM on expanded airstrikes.
US Strategy: Squeeze ISIS From 'Multiple Directions'
Gen. Martin Dempsey on the actions needed to force the terrorist group into an "untenable position."
Obama: 'In West Africa Ebola Is Now an Epidemic'
The president discusses his plan to battle the deadly outbreak in Africa.
Slideshows
Michelle Obama Tries Tai Chi in China
As she enters her 50s, a look at the first lady's life and times.