- Unbeliebable: White House turns Bieber petition response into immigration screed
- Obama signs law denying Iran ambassador’s visa, but says law is ‘advisory’
- Mich. judge to laughing convicted killer: ‘I hope you die in prison’
- Man charged in Kansas City-area highway shootings
- Keystone XL pipeline still on hold after State Dept. decision
- Fla. man charged with killing 16-month-old son to play Xbox undisturbed
- Drones from the deep: Pentagon develops ocean-floor attack robots
- Michigan mayor slaps back atheists’ try to erect ‘reason station’ at city hall
- PHILLIPS: Where is the conservative establishment?
- 7.5-magnitude earthquake shakes southern Mexico
Inside Politics Archive: June 2013
A Republican senator says President Obama's pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency will face an uphill road to confirmation, based on what she's said about the president's new plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Published June 25 2013
Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, Arizona Democrat, and her husband, retired astronaut Mark Kelly, announced Tuesday that they will begin a week-long tour on July 1 to promote gun-purchase background check legislation and show potential swing voters in the U.S. Senate it's in their interest to support such a measure. Published June 25 2013
A representative of Eva Longoria, John Legend and other Hollywood stars says that he's in talks with the Obama administration on helping promote the president's health care overhaul — and that his clients are "looking at ways to be involved." Published June 25 2013
Add former Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton to potential contenders for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, apparently. Published June 25 2013
Sen. John McCain said Tuesday that a comprehensive immigration bill "may not" include a pathway to citizenship for illegal immigrants but that Congress would be acting at its own peril if it doesn't include one. Published June 25 2013
One of the White House's advisers on climate change said that President Obama should use his global warming speech Tuesday to launch a "war on coal" — drawing the ire of the top Republican in the Senate. Published June 25 2013
Former Sen. Scott P. Brown, Massachusetts Republican, said that he needed a respite from running for office and joked that the millions of dollars he would have had to raise to run in Tuesday's special Senate election — as well as another campaign next year — "doesn't compare to the big contract I got with Fox." Published June 25 2013
The willingness of Sen. Marco Rubio to work across the aisle on immigration reform isn't helping him out with GOP voters, a new poll shows. Published June 25 2013
Sen. John McCain is brushing off critics arguing a border security plan that advanced in the Senate Monday was not sufficient, arguing that "we'll be the most militarized border since the fall of the Berlin Wall." Published June 25 2013
As the U.S. Supreme Court weighs the constitutionality of a key provision of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, the U.S. Department of Justice has agreed to exempt a Virginia county and town from the requirements of the section. Published June 25 2013
The Congressional Budget Office said the new border security proposal the Senate is voting on late Monday night will reduce illegal immigration even further than the 25 percent reduction in the original immigration bill — though CBO cannot say by how much. Published June 24 2013
A second Colorado recall drive fueled by a backlash against the state's newly passed gun-control laws cleared its first hurdle Monday after the petition signatures were deemed sufficient to proceed. Published June 24 2013
A petition submitted on the White House's "We the People" website to pardon NSA leaker Edward Snowden has crossed the threshold of 100,000 signatures needed to trigger a response from the administration. Published June 24 2013
Vice President Joseph R. Biden and his wife, Jill, will head to India and Singapore in late July to meet with key leaders, the White House announced Monday. Published June 24 2013
Rep. Ed Markey, Massachusetts Democrat, holds a 10-point lead over Republican and former Navy SEAL Gabriel Gomez a day before Massachusetts voters head to the polls to select one of the two men to fill the Senate seat of Secretary of State John Kerry. Published June 24 2013
President Obama is praying for the health of ailing former South African President Nelson Mandela, the White House said Monday. Published June 24 2013
The Secular Coalition of America on Monday reported a "positive step" in opening lines of communication between the White House and the "nontheistic community" after the group's executive director and others held a recent meeting with administration officials. Published June 24 2013
If National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden is looking for sympathy, he's not going to find it from billionaire Donald Trump. Published June 24 2013
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Monday that the House, which failed to pass a farm bill last week, should take up the upper chamber's version instead of extending benefits for the short term. Published June 24 2013
A testy exchange between NBC's David Gregory and Guardian reporter Glenn Greenwald has sparked debate over what exactly a journalist's role can and should be in cases like the one involving National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden. Published June 24 2013
Women losing coverage under Obamacare, too
- Scalia to students on high taxes: At a certain point, 'perhaps you should revolt'
- Former Ranger breaks silence on Pat Tillman death: I may have killed him
- Special Forces' suicide rates hit record levels casualties of 'hard combat'
- Feds approve powdered alcohol; 'Palcohol' available later this year
- EDITORIAL: Mark Warner running scared?
- Army goes to war with National Guard, seizes Apache attack helicopters
- Critics rail against liberal bias for commencement speakers
- Harry Reid blasts Bundy ranch supporters as 'domestic terrorists'
- EDITORIAL: More Lerner smoking-gun emails at IRS
- EDITORIAL: Republicans finally fight back in phony 'war on women'