Politics

Why Senator Tom Coburn Is Retiring Before the End of His Term

Prominent GOP Senator Tom Coburn has announced that he will leave the U.S. Senate before his term expires in 2017. More 

Boston Marathon Bomb Victims Will Receive $8.4M In Aid

The U.S. Department of Justice announced today it will be giving $8.4 million in assistance to those impacted by last year's Boston Marathon bombing. More 

Same-Sex Marriage Will NOT Be Recognized by Utah

The state of Utah will not recognize same-sex marriage licenses while it appeals a federal court ruling that allowed their issuance. More 

5 Things to Know About Chris Christie Aid Bridget Anne Kelly

Bridget Anne Kelly, an aide to N.J. Governor Chris Christie, has been linked to a scheme to snarl traffic in Fort Lee, N.J., as payback to the local mayor. More 

Bloomberg Gives $2.5M to Help Democrats Keep Senate

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has donated $2.5 million to a super PAC aimed at keeping Democrats in charge of the U.S. Senate. More 

Marijuana Is Legal In Colorado, But Landlords Are Banning It

Though marijuana is legal in Colorado, landlords are free to prohibit its use in lease agreements. More 

NJ State of Emergency Declared Thanks to Massive Winter Storm

NJ Governor Chris Christie declared a state of emergency in the Garden State ahead of Thursday night's snowstorm. More