WASHINGTON (AP) — An erratic North Korea, with its nuclear weapons and increasingly belligerent tone, poses a serious threat to the US and East Asia nations, the director of National Intelligence warned in the annual accounting of the threats worldwide.
WASHINGTON (AP) — After weeks of arguing constitutional fine points and citing rival statistics, senators wrangling over gun control saw and heard the anguish of a bereft father. “I’m not here for the sympathy or the pat on the back,” he said, weeping openly.
(AP) – Lawmakers have introduced or plan to introduce the following bills seeking further restrictions on guns and ammunition this year.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Maryland’s U.S. senators are enjoying the spoils of victory following the Baltimore Ravens’ win in the Super Bowl.
Yesterday we heard a dramatic appeal from former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords as she urged Congress to enact tougher gun control legislation. Listen to this interview with CNN’s Don Lemon.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has drastically trimmed the budget for U.S. spies and satellites for 2013, though not quite as deeply as the White House wanted.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont was sworn in Tuesday as president pro tempore of the Senate. As the longest serving Democrat now in the Senate, Leahy moved to third place in the line of presidential succession.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two senators are calling for a national commission to examine mass shootings in the United States, while a colleague says she’s pushing to ban the sale of military-style assault weapons.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee says former CIA Director David Petraeus has agreed to testify to Congress about the Sept. 11 attacks on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that […]
Gasoline hits another record price leaving drivers wondering how soon the price will come down and by how much. Will the Governor’s action on winter blend and some refineries getting back online have an immediate […]
KFWB’s Jon Baird talks with fuming drivers are fuming as gas prices remain sky high amid talk of price manipulation. The governor has taken action to start producing winter grade gas and Senator Dianne Feinstein […]
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) – San Bernardino County officials have approved a plan to pump the Mojave Desert’s groundwater to supply it to Southern California homeowners. The Los Angeles Times and San Bernardino Sun report […]