Category: Politics

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Senate confirms surgeon general

The Senate confirmed Dr. Vivek Murthy as surgeon general on Monday, more than a year after 36-year-old physician was nominated for the post.
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Senate passes $1.1 trillion funding bill, averts government shutdown

The Senate voted 56-40 Saturday night to pass a bill funding most of the government until September averting a federal shutdown.
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Congress passes spending bill to block marijuana legalization in D.C.

Officials and drug-policy advocates have been pushing to make the District of Columbia, the nation's capital, the first area on the East Coast to use ...
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House struggles to pass $1.1 trillion spending bill

The GOP is mustering the needed votes to pass a $1.1 trillion spending bill for 2015 in the face of the lapse of the current government funding by mid...
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President Obama and Prince William Meet in the Oval Office

England's royal family, Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge arrived in New York Sunday night, with Prince William making a quick stop at the n...
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Senate panel to release CIA torture report, reprisal attacks on Americans feared

The Senate Intelligence Committee will release Tuesday a controversial report on the CIA's controversial interrogation methods on terrorism suspects d...
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Obama takes CT scan over sore throat, doctor says symptoms due to acid reflux

President Barack Obama took an unscheduled checkup at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Saturday afternoon due to his sore throat.
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Senator Ted Cruz does not want to meddle with mentally ill man’s death sentence

Republican Senator Ted Cruz of Texas said that he trusts the criminal system to operate and to protect the rights of the accused, in reference to Sco...
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North Korea slams James Franco and Seth Rogen’s ‘Interview’ again

On North Korea's government-controlled website Uriminzokkiri, the regime released a statement on Friday condemning James Franco and Seth Rogen film "T...
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Obama will give incentives to businesses employing immigrants

United States President Barack Obamas has been taking the necessary steps to address the growing issue regarding illegal immigration in the country an...