| Mar 5, 2015
| 10:48 AM
U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) will give a talk about his latest book, written with Mark Salter, on Monday, March 9, at a luncheon beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Crowne Plaza, 100 Berlin Road, Rte. 372, Cromwell, presented by R.J. Julia Booksellers of...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 2:24 PM
HARTFORD — Sens. Chris Murphy and John McCain made a bipartisan pitch Monday for military and economic aid for Ukraine.
"In order to understand what is happening in Ukraine, we have to understand Vladimir Putin,'' McCain, chairman of the Senate...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 6:55 PM
David H. Petraeus, the former CIA director and retired four-star Army general, admitted Tuesday that he gave eight handwritten journals containing highly classified information about secret operations and identities of covert officers to his mistress in...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 5:53 PM
After breakthroughs abroad, President Barack Obama is finding stern challenges at home to his foreign policy, facing hard sells to skeptics over U.S. shifts, first on Iran and now Cuba.
Obama returned to Washington early Sunday still basking in the...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 6:11 PM
A bipartisan group of 13 U.S. senators has called on FIFA President Sepp Blatter to move soccer’s 2018 World Cup out of Russia.
In a letter sent Tuesday and released publicly Wednesday, the lawmakers told Blatter that allowing Russia to play...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 4:00 AM
When President Obama claimed the Democratic nomination en route to the White House, he planted his party flag in this Rocky Mountain capital, vowing to end Washington's dysfunction and find elusive consensus around issues such as immigration, guns and...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 5:15 PM
President Obama on Saturday charged that Republicans were trying to “short-circuit” negotiations to contain Iran’s nuclear program, expressing dismay over the extent to which opponents have gone to thwart one of his top foreign policy...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 8:30 PM
The conviction of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev quietly sealed a chapter in this, the opening stages of what may become our long battle against terrorism on U.S. soil.
Tsarnaev heard his guilty verdicts -- all 30 of them -- including one for...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 4:41 PM
His party lost control of the Senate and the White House isn't all that happy with his push for a congressional review of any Iranian nuclear weapons agreement, but by and large Sen. Tim Kaine is feeling pretty optimistic these days.
He's seeing signs...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 1:18 PM
Rand Paul is the Republican son of a longtime Republican House member, but let it never be said that he is not open-minded. In 2013, he confided to Sean Hannity, "I've been kind of disappointed, because honestly there were certain aspects of President...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 9:10 AM
WASHINGTON — If he runs for president as expected, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., will have a political committee ready to raise and spend unlimited cash on his behalf.
Rubio is set to announce his 2016 campaign plans in a speech Monday at the...