Politics News

Photo

State Department says 150 more Clinton emails have classified information 5:22pm EDT

WASHINGTON - About 150 more of Hillary Clinton's work emails have recently been designated as containing classified information, the U.S. State Department said on Monday ahead of the public release of the latest batch of emails Clinton handed over last year.

Recent Politics News

Photo

Milwaukee mayor wants to outfit all patrol officers with body cameras

MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee may soon become one of the largest cities in the United States to outfit all of its patrol officers with body cameras under a proposal by Mayor Tom Barrett.

U.S. 5:16pm EDT
Photo

Iran nuclear deal now backed by 31 senators

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley, a Democrat from Oregon, said on Sunday he would support the nuclear deal with Iran, moving President Barack Obama a step closer to having sufficient backing to ensure the deal stands.

30 Aug 2015
Photo

Obama Alaska trip aims for 'punctuation mark' on climate legacy

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama sets off for a three-day tour of Alaska on Monday, aiming to shine a spotlight on how the United States is being affected by warming temperatures and rising oceans.

Photo

U.S. presidential hopeful Sanders gains ground on Clinton in Iowa poll

WASHINGTON - U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders narrowed the gap with leading Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in a recent opinion poll in the political bellwether state of Iowa as support for the front-runner fell below 50 percent for the first time this year.

30 Aug 2015