Attorney General Loretta Lynch intends to accept whatever recommendation career prosecutors and federal agents make in the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server, a Justice Department official said Friday.
A driver with a history of speeding who was so enamored of his Tesla Model S sedan that he nicknamed the car "Tessy" and praised the safety benefits of its sophisticated "Autopilot" system has become the first U.S. fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode.
The Republican has come up with a new fundraising gimmick: an ISIS hunting permit. For $10, donors get a bumper sticker proclaiming the permit. “No bagging limit. No tagging limit,” the bumper sticker says.
With Democrats applying election-year pressure to act on gun control, Republican Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday the House will vote next week on a GOP proposal aimed at keeping suspected terrorists from obtaining firearms.
Former President Bill Clinton spoke with Attorney General Loretta Lynch during an impromptu meeting in Phoenix, but Lynch said the discussion did not involve the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email use as secretary of state.
A group of teachers, parents and other supporters of public education working to elect like-minded candidates to the Oklahoma Legislature passed their first test at the ballot box on Tuesday with flying colors.
The Missouri Democratic Party steps up attacks on Republican Sen. Roy Blunt over the failure of a funding bill he'd sponsored to combat the Zika virus. They accuse Blunt of skipping crucial negotiations to make time for two fundraisers the same night that Republicans filed a final version of the bill. But Republicans say Blunt wasn’t expected to be present at that point and that Democrats are misrepresenting the timeline of events and how such deals work on Capitol Hill.
Gov. Sam Brownback’s office announced that Mike King will step down as director of the Kansas Department of Transportation in mid-July. Former state representative Richard Carlson will become the interim director.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Wednesday signed two bills that increase the state auditor’s authority to audit and review financial statements of community improvement districts and transportation development districts.
This Fourth of July is the 240th anniversary of the colonists declaring their independence from Great Britain by adopting the Declaration of Independence. Set against perhaps one of the most raucous political climates in American history, what does this anniversary – and the Declaration of Independence itself – mean to Americans?