World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 21, 2015
White House hopeful Rand Paul theatrically brought the Senate to a standstill Wednesday, delivering a 10-hour, 30-minute speech seeking to end intelligence agency bulk telephone data collection from millions of Americans.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 15, 2015
Republican US Senator John McCain has turned down a post as advisor to Ukraine's pro-Western President Petro Poroshenko, saying constitutional constraints prohibited him from accepting.
World News | Reuters | Thursday April 30, 2015
Independent US Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont today announced he would seek the 2016 Democratic nomination for president in a bid likely to pressure Hillary Clinton from the left and challenge her on financial issues.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 30, 2015
Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign has dismissed as conspiracy theory claims made by a new book that cash donations from India swayed her stance as a senator on the landmark India-US nuclear deal.
World News | Reuters | Saturday April 18, 2015
Less than a week after announcing his 2016 campaign for president, Republican Senator Marco Rubio of Florida doesn't need to worry about money.
World News | Agence Presse-France | Wednesday April 15, 2015
A Florida eye doctor facing corruption charges along with US Senator Robert Menendez has been indicted for multimillion-dollar health care fraud.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday April 14, 2015
US Senator Marco Rubio of Florida urged voters on Monday to make a "generational choice" for new leadership that is not mired in the policies of the past, as the Republican announced he will enter the 2016 race for the White House.
World News | Reuters | Monday April 13, 2015
US Senator Marco Rubio of Florida told top donors today that he will run for the White House because he is "uniquely qualified" to represent the Republican Party in the 2016 presidential race, the Associated Press reported.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday April 11, 2015
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said today that Iran should take back its citizens who failed in their bids for refugee status, confirming his government will lobby Tehran on the issue.
World News | Reuters | Thursday April 9, 2015
When Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky travels across the country this week as a newly minted presidential candidate, he will be greeted by $1 million worth of attack ads accusing him of being "wrong and dangerous" on Iran.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday April 8, 2015
US Senator Rand Paul promised to be a different kind of Republican on Tuesday, launching a 2016 White House bid by saying he would stand up for individual freedoms that are being trampled by "the Washington machine."
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Conservative US Senator Rand Paul announced today that he is running for the Republican Party's nomination for the 2016 presidential race.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 1, 2015
Influential American Senator John McCain has said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is probably the strongest Indian leader to have emerged in his lifetime and asserted that the US needs to have more cooperation with India.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 23, 2015
Once reviled by fellow Republicans as a "wacko bird" for leading the US government to a 2013 shutdown, resurgent Senator Ted Cruz has turned his Constitution-above-all conservatism into a Tea Party quest for the White House.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 23, 2015
Republican US Senator Ted Cruz confirmed today that he will run for president in 2016, the first major candidate to officially declare a bid in the next race for the White House.
World News | Reuters | Monday March 23, 2015
Texas Senator Ted Cruz, a conservative firebrand who frequently clashes with leaders of his Republican Party, will become the first major figure from either party to jump into the 2016 US presidential election race today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 22, 2015
United States Senator and Tea Party favorite Ted Cruz is expected tomorrow to confirm plans to run for president in 2016, the Houston Chronicle reported Saturday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 6, 2015
Boko Haram militants have been amassing in the northeast Nigeria town of Gwoza, believed to be the group's headquarters, killing residents who were unable to flee, a senator and witnesses said on Thursday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday February 9, 2015
Virtually all "connected cars" on the road are vulnerable to hackers who could steal data or gain control of the vehicle, a report from a US senator said today.
World News | Reuters | Saturday February 7, 2015
Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel warned today that sending arms to help Ukraine fight pro-Russian separatists would not solve the crisis there, drawing a sharp rebuke from a leading U.S. senator who accused Berlin of turning its back on an ally in ...
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 30, 2015
John Kerry has many titles - secretary of state, former senator, one-time Democratic candidate for president.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 20, 2015
US Senator John McCain on Monday urged the deployment of international ground forces to combat jihadists in Syria and Iraq, as he toured the Middle East with a Senate delegation.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday January 19, 2015
A delegation of US lawmakers headed by Democratic Senator Patrick Leahy, on Sunday, met with dissidents for the first time since the countries announced plans to normalize ties, an activist said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
Indian-American California Attorney General Kamala Harris has won a major endorsement for her Senate bid from top Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren.