Articles by Teresa Welsh
President Obama will nominate the current vice chair to head the U.S. central bank.
As of today, all non-essential government activities officially stop.
The Texas senator's marathon floor speech against the health care law may damage his party.
President Barack Obama is cautiously optimistic about forging a relationship with Iran's new president.
The GOP plans to advance a government funding bill with no money for Obamacare.
A deal could be struck allowing the U.N. to take control of Syria's chemical weapons.
President Obama said he won't intervene before Congress votes.
The attorney general will allow state laws legalizing use of the drug to stand.
Employees across the country want higher pay and the ability to unionize.
Martin Luther King Jr. shared his dream 50 years ago today.