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Beyond D.C. partisanship, Raphael Warnock makes broad pitch in Georgia

On Capitol Hill, Sen. Raphael Warnock assails Republicans’ push for tighter voting rules as “Jim Crow in new clothes,” while his campaign operation blasts...

Congress approves bill to make Juneteenth a federal holiday; Paul Gosar...

The United States will soon have a new federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the nation. The House voted 415-14 Wednesday to make...

Martin Luther King Jr. Day service calls for nonviolence amid turbulent...

Speakers at the annual Martin Luther King Jr. holiday celebration in Atlanta called Monday for a renewed dedication to nonviolence following a turbulent year...

States declare emergencies, close capitols ahead of rallies

Responding to warnings of potentially violent demonstrations, governors across the nation are calling out National Guard troops, declaring states of emergency and closing their...

Raphael Warnock, Jon Ossoff win in Georgia, handing Dems Senate control

Democrats won both Georgia Senate seats — and with them, the U.S. Senate majority — as final votes were counted Wednesday, serving President Donald...

Phoenix rejects Black Lives Matter, law enforcement murals

Officials said there could be legal implications if one mural is approved and not the other.

Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis lies in state at Capitol

In a solemn display of bipartisan unity, congressional leaders praised Democratic Rep. John Lewis as a moral force for the nation on Monday in...

Donald Trump’s tweet about rioters echoes 1960s Miami police chief

The language has been attributed to segregationist presidential candidate George Wallace in a 1968 campaign speech in Pittsburgh.

Rush Limbaugh draws bipartisan criticism for Pete Buttigieg remarks

Limbaugh's comments came eight days after Donald Trump awarded him the nation's top civilian honor.

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