Democratic candidates spend holiday in New Hampshire, Iowa

Several Democratic presidential candidates are closing out the long holiday weekend on the campaign trail, with…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump tells Democrats ‘come back from vacation’

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the U.S. government shutdown (all times local): 11 a.m. President Donald…

WASHINGTON | Pelosi’s triumph: A reminder why she’s set to be speaker

WASHINGTON — It has been quite a week for Nancy Pelosi. The televised meeting with President…

More Democrat governors, more skepticism of charter schools

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos was not on the ballot in the Michigan governor’s race, but her…

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina | The Latest: Trump blasts probe in which Cohen pleaded guilty

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina  — The Latest on President Donald Trump at the Group of 20 summit…

Natural disasters will be a priority for incoming governors

Governors have a wide range of priorities they want to tackle in the coming year, from…

Fires, floods and other disasters await new governors

Governors have a wide range of priorities they want to tackle in the coming year, from…

WASHINGTON  | The big question for new House Dems: Will you back Pelosi?

WASHINGTON  — It’s the thorny first question confronting newly elected House Democrats: Will you vote for…

WASHINGTON | Pelosi starts bid for speakership with kind words from Trump

WASHINGTON  — Vilified by Republicans on the campaign trail, Nancy Pelosi emerged Wednesday as President Donald…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump, without evidence, sees media-violence tie

WASHINGTON— The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 2:55 p.m. President Donald Trump is…

WASHINGTON | Beginning election sprint, White House says Trumps voted

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is headed back out on the campaign trail with rallies Friday…

DES MOINES, Iowa | On campaign trail, Biden bemoans tenor of Trump-era politics

DES MOINES, Iowa  — Former Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday bemoaned the tenor of Trump-era…

MISSOULA, Mont. | The Latest: Trump: Tester ‘viciously’ went after VA nominee

MISSOULA, Mont. — The Latest on President Donald Trump on the campaign trail (all times local):…

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. | Ronald Reagan is back on the campaign trail – as a hologram

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. — A characteristic twinkle in his eye, Ronald Reagan waves to a crowd…

Walkout teachers now in a drive to win US statehouse posts

Last September, school speech therapist Kathy Hoffman was settling into the new academic year, working with…

ANAHEIM, Calif | The Latest: Obama rallies Democrats, Pence disappointed

ANAHEIM, Calif — The Latest on former President Barack Obama (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Vice…

ANAHEIM, Calif. | The Latest: Obama says midterms chance at political ‘sanity’

ANAHEIM, Calif.— The Latest on former President Barack Obama (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Vice President…

WASHINGTON | Trump to hold rally in Indiana next week for GOP candidate

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump will rally supporters in Indiana next week as Republicans seek to…