| Apr 6, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Returning from a recent leisure trip to Miami, Jerry Jorgensen landed in Detroit only to face one of the biggest frustrations of air travel: His bag was nowhere to be found.
After making several dozen calls, Jorgensen got American Airlines to return his...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:36 PM
WASHINGTON – For Rep. Anna G. Eshoo, the attack on a Syrian town that is home to descendants of the Armenian genocide was a painful reminder of the past.
"I can’t help but think, 'Here we are again,'" said Eshoo, whose grandparents...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:27 AM
WASHINGTON -- A reporter who was physically threatened by a member of Congress while conducting an interview after Tuesday night's State of the Union address says he has no plans to press charges.
Michael Scotto, a reporter for the NY1 channel, was...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 3:37 PM
WASHINGTON -- A Republican congressman is expected to face charges in a long-running federal investigation into campaign irregularities, but will continue serving in office, his lawyer said Friday.
Rep. Michael R. Grimm, a combat Marine and former FBI...
| May 17, 2013
| 5:11 PM
In what has become an annual exercise, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) this week introduced a House resolution calling on the U.S. to formally recognize the Armenian Genocide, in which roughly 1.5 million Armenians were massacred by Ottoman Turks from 1915...
| May 24, 2013
| 1:47 PM
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Trisha's Southern Kitchen In the season...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:52 PM
WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) pleaded for patience Wednesday from a nervous faction of Republicans clamoring for a resolution to the government shutdown, now headed into a third day after congressional leaders left the White House...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Police on Staten Island are trying to unravel something of a mystery. Who broke into the campaign office of GOP Rep. Michael Grimm, and why?
Carol Danko -- Grimm's spokeswoman -- says his campaign headquarters at 2582 Hyland Blvd., between the New Dorp...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 12:45 PM
10th Anniversary "Will on the Hill" Benefit
with Eleanor Holmes Norton (D -DC), West Wing actor Richard Schiff, Veanne Cox - Tony Award Nominee, Major Garrett - Congressional Correspondent for National Journal, Representative Donna Edwards (D-MD),...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Rebuilding quickly after a major storm like Sandy may sound good conceptually, but doing so too quickly could spread illness among people and cause irreparable structural damage in buildings.
That's the message that elected officials tried to convey to...
| Feb 16, 2011
The federal commission that investigated the financial crisis descended into partisanship, with its Democratic majority pushing to find "villains and victims" rather than the true causes, the panel's top Republican said Wednesday. "It was clear from the...