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  • NJ Man Held in Second WH Incident in Less Than 24 Hours

    20 September 2014, 7:08 pm

    A man was arrested at the White House today after trying to enter a barricaded entrance to the White House complex with his car, the second security incident on the grounds of the executive mansion in less than 24 hours.
  • White House Partially Evacuated as Fence Jumper Gets Into Executive Mansion

    20 September 2014, 10:41 am

    Part of the White House had to be evacuated tonight after a North Lawn fence jumper briefly eluded security and made it all the way inside the executive mansion.
  • Bob Dole Returns to Save Kansas for Jittery GOP

    20 September 2014, 10:29 am

    Republican Kansas Senator Pat Roberts has had a tough few weeks. But the endangered Senator is set to receive a helping hand from "Kansas' favorite son."
  • Sunday on 'This Week': Ambassador Samantha Power

    19 September 2014, 7:00 pm

    This Sunday, as the campaign against ISIS intensifies, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power comes to ???This Week.??? And the powerhouse roundtable debates all the week???s politics, with Democratic strategist James Carville, ABC News…
  • Survivor of Boko Haram Kidnapping Recounts Escape

    19 September 2014, 5:44 pm

    WASHINGTON -- Sleeping in her hostel, "Saa" remembers being awoken by the sound of gunfire last April.…
  • Defending Debbie Wasserman Schultz

    19 September 2014, 5:38 pm

    Obama, Biden, Clinton rush to defend Democratic chairwoman.
  • Chief Justice Roberts: Justices Scalia, Ginsburg Wouldn't Be Confirmed Today

    19 September 2014, 5:35 pm

    ?? LINCOLN, Neb. ??? Chief Justice John Roberts expressed concern today over the bitter partisanship gripping Washington, saying two sitting justices who sailed to confirmation would never make it through the Senate today. In a speech at the University of…
  • Excerpt: 'Duty' by Robert Gates

    19 September 2014, 5:35 pm

    Excerpted from DUTY by Robert Gates. Copyright ?? 2014 by Robert Gates. Published in arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf, and imprint of The Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, a division of Random House LLC. Author???s Note This is a book about my more than four…
  • Watch: Joe Biden Ends Gaffe-Heavy Week With...Another Gaffe

    19 September 2014, 2:38 pm

    Biden lauds former Senator Bob Packwood in speech on domestic violence.
  • Obama Says 'It's on Us' to Prevent Sexual Assault

    19 September 2014, 1:53 pm

    President unveils campaign to prevent sexual assault on college campuses.
  • The First Foreign Policy Debate of 2016 Just Happened

    19 September 2014, 1:24 pm

    The vote was on the American response to ISIS, but many senators had Iowa and 2016 on the mind.
  • Joe Biden Ends Gaffe-Heavy Week With Another Gaffe

    19 September 2014, 12:39 pm

    Oh, Joe. Vice President Joe Biden managed to step in it this morning while speaking about domestic violence and sexual assault at the Democratic National Committee???s annual Women???s Leadership Forum in Washington, D.C. After giving an impassioned plea to…
  • 5 Myths About Obama's ISIS Plan Debunked

    19 September 2014, 11:52 am

    It's been a pivotal week on the international stage, particularly when it comes to President Obama's plan to "degrade, and ultimately destroy" ISIS, the terrorist group. But the details of the plan can be confusing.
  • Watch: White House Adamant There Will Be No US Combat Mission Against ISIS

    18 September 2014, 3:59 pm

    The White House vows no boots on the ground, but says US troops could "forward deploy" with Iraqi forces.
  • Watch: US Intel Chief Tries Standup Comedy

    18 September 2014, 3:42 pm

    James Clapper joked about the high standards the public expects of the intelligence community.
  • 'Game of Thrones' Author Gives Senate Candidate A Boost

    18 September 2014, 12:31 pm

    Who wouldn't want a V.I.P. movie screening with George R.R. Martin?
  • Watch: Vice President Biden Visits Iowa

    18 September 2014, 11:00 am

    The vice president made an appearance in the first caucus state days after Hillary Clinton's visit.
  • Watch: VA Official Links Deaths to Delays

    18 September 2014, 10:58 am

    Inspector General Richard Griffin admits that wait times may have contributed to the deaths of veterans.
  • Watch: Biden Rolls into Iowa With Nuns on a Bus

    18 September 2014, 3:11 am

    The nation's first Catholic vice president is traveling with an inspired group.
  • Watch: Senate Questions John Kerry on ISIS Plan

    18 September 2014, 3:02 am

    The secretary of state testifies in a Senate hearing about the president's plan to battle ISIS in Iraq.
  • Watch: John McCain, John Kerry Face Off on ISIS

    17 September 2014, 8:37 pm

    Things got heated between the secretary of state and the senator during a Senate hearing.
  • Watch: Joe Biden Refers to Asia as 'The Orient'

    17 September 2014, 7:25 pm

    Vice President draws criticism for use of the term "the orient."
  • Watch: OIG Admits Phoenix Waitlist 'Contributed' to Deaths

    17 September 2014, 6:45 pm

    Dr. John Daigh admitted to the Veterans Affairs Committee that delays caused by "secret waiting lists" contributed to deaths at the Phoenix, VA.
  • 2014's Weirdest And Wackiest Campaign Ads So Far

    28 August 2014, 11:25 am

    As one campaign ad ironically admits, nobody likes political ads. But we think you???ll get a kick out of these. From castrated hogs to talking dogs, the ads may lack gravitas -- but they seem designed to attract attention.
  • 7 Signs the 2016 Presidential Race Has Begun

    6 August 2014, 2:13 pm

    A slew of possible presidential hopefuls are making a mad dash for Iowa.
  • Six Top Democrats Who Aren't So Ready For Hillary

    22 July 2014, 11:55 am

    Some major Democrats stay distant from Clinton's presidential prospects.
  • Cory Booker Brings Selfie Obsession to the Senate

    15 July 2014, 11:46 am

    Cory Booker is trying to make selfies in our nation's cool again, one senator at a time.
  • Why Political E-Mails Are Getting Even Weirder

    10 July 2014, 10:58 am

    Like car salesmen itchy to make quota, political campaigns ooze with desperation as the first of each new month approaches. The Federal Election Commission counts donations monthly in an election year like this one, and candidates get eager to post impressive…
  • Behind-The-Scenes On The President's Asia Trip

    23 April 2014, 4:00 pm

    Here's what life is like inside the presidential bubble.
  • Photos: Michelle Obama Tries Tai Chi in China

    25 March 2014, 3:21 pm

    As she enters her 50s, a look at the first lady's life and times.

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