Political News

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., gestures during her address at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics in Manchester, N.H., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Iowa Democrats worry 'Medicare for All' hurts key industryIn Iowa, where nearly 17,000 residents work in the health insurance industry, candidates are facing questions about how their health care plans could affect jobs in the state
The Associated Press7 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Nassau Bay, Texas, Police Department shows Tavores Henderson. The Harris County Sheriff’s Office said 21-year-old Tavores Henderson was taken into custody without incident at a home in Houston. Nassau Bay police Sgt. Kaila Sullivan was assisting in a traffic stop at an apartment complex Tuesday night when police discovered the driver, later identified as Henderson, had an outstanding warrant for assault.  (Nassau Bay Police Department via AP)
Funeral set for Texas sergeant amid anger over initial bondFuneral arrangements have been set for a Houston-area police sergeant who was killed this week while trying to arrest a suspect during a traffic stop, officials announced Friday
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Brazil's women join in anthem denouncing sexual violenceBrazilian women have staged demonstrations in the capital and in Rio de Janeiro, singing a song protesting sexual violence that has become an anthem for women across Latin America
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Police divers prepare to search the waters near White Island off the coast of Whakatane, New Zealand, Saturday Dec.14, 2019. A team of nine from the Police National Dive Squad resumed their search early Saturday for a body seen in the water following Monday's volcanic eruption. (New Zealand Police via AP)
New Zealand divers attempt to recover last 2 volcano victimsPolice divers working in near zero visibility in contaminated waters around New Zealand's volcanic White Island are trying to find the remaining two victims of an eruption that left at least 16 dead and dozens severely burned
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Kansas congressman addressing residence issue for 2nd timeA freshman Kansas congressman might have to correct his voter registration a second time
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Wisconsin governor: No tax credits for new Foxconn plantWisconsin Gov. Tony Evers' top aide is warning Foxconn Technology Group that it won't collect any state incentives for its scaled-down factory in Wisconsin if it doesn't renegotiate the deal
The Associated Press13 hours ago
This Thursday, Dec,. 12, 2019 photo provided by the Department of Consumer Affairs shows a display with jars of marijuana at Save Greens Cannabis dispensary in Los Angeles. California regulators mounted two-dozen raids against illegal marijuana retailers in Los Angeles this week, the largest crackdown to date against the city's thriving illicit pot market, officials announced Friday, Dec. 13, 2019.  (Megan Kiefer/Department of Consumer Affairs via AP)
State mounts largest crackdown on illegal pot shops in LACalifornia regulators carried out their largest crackdown to date on illegal marijuana shops in Los Angeles, raiding 24 locations and seizing nearly $9 million in illicit products
The Associated Press13 hours ago
More Political News
This component is currently unavailable.