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?
Will Nebraska's death penalty ban start a trend?
Nebraska's decision to abolish the death penalty raised eyebrows, but could it set a precedent for other firmly Republican states?
George Pataki announces presidential bid
Former New York Gov. George Pataki says he will seek the Republican nomination for president.