Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) gave a personal plea on the Senate floor against the GOP's "skinny" Obamacare repeal, asking her colleagues "Where is the care you showed me when I was diagnosed with my illness?"
State investigators say the former head of the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services improperly awarded a no-bid contract to a person with whom he co-owned property
Star witness admits under cross examination that she couldn't be sure where Robert Durst was at the time of Susan Berman's murder; reaction from former federal prosecutors Fred Tecce and Doug Burns
A teenage driver accused of causing a crash that killed her younger sister while livestreaming on Instagram will remain in jail after a California judge refused to lower bail
From The New York Times: Jonathan Weisman, deputy Washington editor for The Times, explains the voting and amendment process that the bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act must go through next.By: By A.J. CHAVAR and DREW JORDAN. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2u2CXaH
A federal appeals court says Flint residents who used lead-contaminated water can pursue constitutional claims against Michigan and city officials
Civil rights activists and clergy in Philadelphia say they want a broader investigation of the fatal police shooting of a black man last month amid conflicting accounts of the killing
CNN Special Report "Why Trump Won" with host Fareed Zakaria explores how Donald Trump connected with voters and took the White House after the polls and pundits got it wrong on Monday, July 31, at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
Explore how Donald Trump tapped into voter frustration and took on the Washington establishment to win the White House on the CNN Special Report "Why Trump Won," airing Monday, July 31, at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
Former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli is being portrayed both as a swindler by the government and as a well-meaning prodigy by his lawyers on the second day of closing arguments at his securities fraud trial
A police chief says one of his officers had no reason to suspect he was in danger before he was fatally shot while trying to help two people inside an overturned car on a busy Indianapolis street