If the Patriot Act expires, what's plan B?
When the Senate returns to work Sunday, it will have eight hours to re-authorize, reform or let the Patriot Act expire before its midnight deadline.
Can O'Malley rally liberals against Clinton?
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is running for the Democratic presidential nomination, but he has a steep popularity gap to beat.
Indictment doesn't show Hastert's 'misconduct'
A $3.5 million mystery payout over alleged "misconduct" is at the center of federal charges against former House Speaker Dennis Hastert.
Author objects as gay marriage study retracted
Michael LaCour's study found a 20-minute conversation can change people's minds about same-sex marriage, but critics accuse him of faking his data.
Jeb Bush's non-campaign seems like a campaign
Jeb Bush is clearly laying the groundwork for his future campaign. Why won't he admit it?