The Latest on the Kansas Legislature's debate over raising taxes to fix the state budget and provide extra funds to public schools (all times local): 4:20 p.m. Kansas legislators have … Click to Continue »
An eventful graduation day at Yale University on Monday featured the awarding of degrees, dancing from Stevie Wonder, a union demonstration and a man who unexpectedly took the podium and … Click to Continue »
Former White House National Security Adviser Michael Flynn appears to have lied to federal investigators last year about who paid for his 2015 trip to Moscow during a Defense Department … Click to Continue »
The Latest on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's visit to New England (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has visited a Rhode Island public school and met with … Click to Continue »
The Justice Department is looking for more ways to deny coveted federal grant money to so-called sanctuary cities. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a department memorandum Monday that the … Click to Continue »
Embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer said in an interview published on Monday that he will only leave office if forced out, despite facing growing calls to resign over a corruption … Click to Continue »
A federal judge dealt another blow to the proposed purple line light-rail project in D.C.'s Maryland suburbs. The judge on Monday ordered more studies on the possible effect of declining … Click to Continue »
Despite a constitutional prohibition on passing revenue bills in the final week of session, the Oklahoma House approved a plan to generate about $100 million by limiting the amount of … Click to Continue »
The Latest on the last day of the Minnesota Legislature's regional session for 2017 (all times local): 3:40 p.m. Fishing and hunting licenses, and state park, snowmobile and ATV fees … Click to Continue »
The Latest on President Donald Trump's budget for the fiscal year beginning Oct. 1 (all times local): ___ 4:30 p.m. President Donald Trump is proposing to balance the federal budget … Click to Continue »
The Air Force is blaming Boeing mechanics for accidental contamination of the oxygen system aboard one of the modified Boeing 747 planes known as Air Force One used for presidential … Click to Continue »
The Center on Law and Poverty and other advocates are asking a state judge to declare that New Mexico's education system is failing to meet its constitutional responsibilities for Native … Click to Continue »
The Latest on Gov. Scott Walker's threat to veto entire state budget (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Gov. Scott Walker is threatening to take the unprecedented step of vetoing the … Click to Continue »
The Latest on the stabbing death of a visiting student at the University of Maryland (all times local): 4 p.m. Officials are asking for patience in the investigation into a … Click to Continue »
The Latest on Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey's action on the final 33 bills from the 2017 legislative session (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Republican Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has signed … Click to Continue »
Texas residents near the Mexico border could soon receive new protection from drones. Flying unmanned aircraft to survey private property, and any people on it, is currently illegal throughout the … Click to Continue »
The Latest on the shooting death of a 7-year-old Kentucky boy (all times local): 3:35 p.m. Kentucky's governor says the death of a 7-year-old Louisville boy from stray gunfire is … Click to Continue »
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Everyone knows the city's transit infrastructure need billions' worth of repairs and upgrades. Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday appealed to President Donald Trump for money to overhaul Penn Station.... To view the full story, click the title link.
Here's something pretty much every elected official representing Manhattan below 96th Street agrees on: exempting more small business owners from a hefty tax on their rent. All except Mayor Bill de... To view the full story, click the title link.