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O'Rourke's campaign is cratering. But he's got a plan to bring...

EL PASO, Texas — Beto O'Rourke has gone from phenom to front-runner to flailing in five months, and so he came home to this...

NASA announces Orion achievement on Apollo 11 anniversary

WASHINGTON — NASA and the White House used the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing to mark the latest achievement in the development...

Latino votes could swing the Democratic primary. And the candidates know...

LAS VEGAS — Last December, a series of presidential hopefuls began courting Yvanna Cancela.At 31, the former political director of the state's legendarily powerful...

Gay lawmaker says his congressional run against 'homophobe' is personal

In heavily Democratic New York City, the toughest part of political elections typically takes place in the primaries, long before the general election. Indeed,...

Joe Biden compares Trump to segregationist George Wallace

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Joe Biden, former U.S. vice-president and Democratic presidential candidate, compared President Donald Trump on Friday to the late George Wallace,...

U.S. intelligence chief creates election security position

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, who has drawn criticism from President Donald Trump for assessments that countered his policies, said...

Trump takes shots at NASA administrator during photo op celebrating Apollo...

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump used an Oval Office photo op Friday commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing to grouse about NASA...

Trump says will not use U.S. debt ceiling to negotiate spending...

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks while participating in an Apollo 11 50th anniversary commemoration event in the Oval Office of the White House in...

Biden versus Sanders: Top 2020 contenders snipe over healthcare policy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden and rival Bernie Sanders are waging a public battle this week over universal healthcare, staking out...

Biden's plan for rural America is the latest Democratic outreach to...

WASHINGTON — It’s no coincidence that, only one day after rolling out a health care plan built around protecting the Affordable Care Act from...

Concerns from Trump, GOP lawmakers could jeopardize Pentagon's JEDI proposal

WASHINGTON — Concerns from President Donald Trump and some members of Congress are jeopardizing a massive, multibillion-dollar contract for a cloud computing program at...

Senators introduce bipartisan bill to require carbon monoxide detectors in public...

A bipartisan Senate bill to require carbon monoxide detectors in public housing was introduced Thursday in the wake of multiple deaths of low-income residents...

Democrats, Republicans condemn 'send her back' chant at Trump's rally

Lawmakers from both parties swiftly condemned a boisterous "send her back" chant aimed at Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., during President Donald Trump's Wednesday night...

Trump sparks condemnation after supporters chant 'send her back'

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U.S. Democratic candidate Warren targets private equity in new Wall Street...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Thursday called for an overhaul of the private-equity industry as part of a new...

Biden versus Sanders: Top 2020 contenders snipe over healthcare policy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden and rival Bernie Sanders are waging a public battle this week over universal healthcare, staking out...

Explainer: NASA aims to build on moon as a way station...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Unlike the Apollo program that put astronauts on the moon 50 years ago, NASA is gearing up for a...

Puerto Rico faces tougher scrutiny over federal Medicaid funding

(Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday called for heightened scrutiny of Puerto Rico’s Medicaid program as the bankrupt territory seeks increased federal healthcare funding...

Artemis cost estimate won’t be ready until 2020

RENTON, Wash. — NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine told a Senate committee July 17 that a cost estimate for landing humans on the moon by...