Nevada Rep. Horsford acknowledges he had extramarital affair

Democratic Congressman Steven Horsford of Nevada has acknowledged he had an extramarital affair with a.

Trump’s emergency powers worry some senators, legal experts

WASHINGTON — The day he declared the COVID-19 pandemic a national emergency, President Donald Trump.

Puerto Rico to hold statehood referendum amid disillusion

Puerto Rico will hold a nonbinding referendum in November to decide whether the island should.

Group buys Alabama abortion clinic to keep it from closing

An Alabama-based abortion rights group received a flood of donations after state lawmakers in 2019.

Tensions rise as Texas governor readies to lift more rules

AUSTIN, Texas — Two weeks into the reopening of Texas, coronavirus cases are climbing. New.

Powell warns of a possible sustained recession from pandemic

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell warned Wednesday of the threat of a prolonged.

Court: Proof of citizenship for voter registration unlawful

A federal appeals court panel has ruled that a Kansas law requiring proof of citizenship.

Senate panel backs assessment that Russia interfered in 2016

WASHINGTON — A bipartisan Senate report released Tuesday affirms the U.S. intelligence community’s conclusions that.

Trump says he’s close to a deal with Congress on virus aid

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration and Congress are nearing an agreement on an aid package.

Officials want delay in nation’s head count due to virus

The U.S. Census Bureau wants to delay deadlines for the 2020 head count of all.