What if a supermajority of states could override a federal law or Supreme Court ruling? That’s just one idea being proposed by advocates of a “convention of states” to amend the U.S. Constitution. "The
Scalia, 79, wrote the majority opinion in a landmark case for a new medium Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's death yesterday is of particular note to the video games industry, for while Scalia had
By Dan Lamothe Dan Lamothe Reporter covering the Pentagon and the U.S. military Email Bio Follow They zip and dart across the sky in a three-jet formation, a six-second apparition in a 30-second commercial
A brand-new reactor, an experimental stellarator design called Wendelstein 7-X, was successfully booted up to an extent where it created hydrogen plasma. This story was translated from the original published
State lawmakers returning to work are putting immigration issues on the agenda, with Kansas among about a dozen states considering measures against so-called sanctuary cities that would bar local law officials
(CNN) — Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum ended his presidential bid on Wednesday, throwing his support behind Florida Sen. Marco Rubio. Satorum made the announcement Wednesday night on Fox News'
Senator Rand Paul will suspend his campaign for US president, ending hopes that a libertarian could stake a major claim on the Republican party’s voter coalition. Paul, the son of three-time libertarian
Inequality was the single most popular topic when economists gathered at their annual convention in San Francisco last month. But here is what everyone should know. Most of the studies you read about newspapers
One of the largest rescues of companion animals in the history of the ASPCA is being carried out in North Carolina, where 600 or more dogs, cats, horses and other animals have been seized from a no-kill
EXCLUSIVE: The intelligence community has deemed some of Hillary Clinton’s emails “too damaging" to national security to release under any circumstances, according to a U.S. government official close the
If Donald Trump keeps his promise not to appear at Thursday night's Fox News debate, it will be the first time in recent history that a top candidate, let alone the front-runner, will skip such a high-profile
A former top Justice Department official is saying a "criminal charge is justified" against Hillary Clinton because it's become clear that highly classified information was discussed on her private email
Washington (CNN) — Donald Trump's lead among Republicans nationally appears to be growing, an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll shows. Trump is the first choice of 33% of likely GOP primary voters, ahead
In Politico Tuesday, Republican elites warned that if Donald Trump or Ted Cruz become the nominee it would ruin the Republican brand. How's that for party unity and loyalty? More to the point: What brand?
The most-viewed FBI file on UFOs is a one-page memo to J. Edgar Hoover about an investigation the agency never took up. Whether or not you believe in Earthly visitation by alien beings, it's undeniable
Washington (CNN) — Donald Trump on Monday released a letter from his physician stating that the 69-year-old Republican presidential candidate's latest medical examination "showed only positive results."