Offbeat | Reuters | Friday April 4, 2014
US Senator Dan Coats had a quick explanation for how he ended up speaking at the wrong hearing - the Russians made him do it.
World | Reuters | Friday March 14, 2014
The United States is weighing requests for military assistance from Ukraine, including both lethal and non-lethal support, two US officials said on Thursday, as a prominent US senator urged approval of any arms sought by Kiev.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 12, 2014
The senator denounced the CIA's actions, saying it appeared to be a bid to intimidate lawmakers from holding the spy agency accountable.
World | Reuters | Saturday March 1, 2014
It took a jury less than hour to find the daughter of slain U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy not criminally liable for sideswiping a tractor-trailer while driving on a suburban New York highway, after mistakenly taking a sleeping pill.
World | Amy Chozick, The New York Times | Tuesday February 11, 2014
It has been more than 16 years since the Monica Lewinsky scandal. The 22-year-old White House intern is now a low-profile 40-year-old. The once-embattled President Bill Clinton has assumed a post-presidential role as global philanthropist and the sco...
Reuters | Monday January 6, 2014
Paul made the statement in an interview on ABC's 'This Week' news segment.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday December 23, 2013
Top Republican leader and current Governor of Louisiana Bobby Jindal is planning to run for president in 2016, a top US Senator from his home State has said.
Wednesday December 11, 2013
Democratic Senator Patty Murray and Republican Representative Paul Ryan appeared before reporters to announce the $85 billion budget accord, which still must be approved by the full Senate and House of Representatives.
World | Associated Press | Sunday December 1, 2013
Senator Dianne Feinstein has strong words about Afghanistan's president for refusing to sign an agreement governing the future of the American troop presence in his country.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday November 20, 2013
The son of a state senator in the US stabbed his father in the head and chest on Tuesday before apparently killing himself with a gun, according to initial reports from police.
Associated Press | Monday November 18, 2013
US senator Chuck Schumer says he is seeking an extension to the ban of 3D-printed firearms, which expires on December 9.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 11, 2013
An Australian senator detained in Sri Lanka returned to Sydney on Monday accusing Colombo of attempting to "shut down" scrutiny of war crimes.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 23, 2013
An Italian judge on Wednesday ordered Silvio Berlusconi to stand trial for allegedly bribing a senator to join his party's ranks, in the latest legal woe for the former prime minister.
Wednesday October 16, 2013
Republican Senator Ted Cruz, who had earlier opposed any compromise unless it defunded Obamacare, said he does not intend to delay consideration of the measure, which is expected to be approved later in the day by the Republican-led House of Represen...
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 16, 2013
Republican and Democratic leaders in the US Senate struck an agreement on Wednesday to end a fiscal impasse, hours before Washington hits its debt limit, a senator said.
Wednesday October 16, 2013
The aide, who asked not to be identified, added that there were "indications" that once a deal is announced, the Senate might be able to move quickly to pass it. That could mean that Tea Party activists, such as Republican Senator Ted Cruz, do not in...
Tuesday October 15, 2013
A month of combat in the U.S. Congress over government spending showed signs on Monday of giving way to a Senate deal to reopen shuttered federal agencies and prevent an economically damaging default on federal debt.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 19, 2013
US Senator John McCain penned a blistering column for a Russian news website on Thursday, telling the Russian people that their President Vladimir Putin is a dissent-quashing tyrant who "doesn't believe in you."
India | Associated Press | Friday September 13, 2013
A Republican senator has strongly criticised India for continuing to buy oil from sanctions-hit Iran, saying it should quit imports entirely to support the US effort to put pressure on Tehran over its nuclear program.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday September 11, 2013
Hillary Rodham Clinton has been in this spot before: As a senator in 2002, she endorsed military action in Iraq, a decision that came back to haunt her in her failed White House bid six years later.