Posted: 07/24/2013 - A former first daughter who is now an attorney and bestselling book editor could be headed to a political appointment in Japan.
Posted: 07/22/2013 - Eliot Spitzer in 2008 resigned from his gubernatorial seat after revelations that he had hired prostitutes and tried to cover up pricey wire transfers. He's now running for New York City comptroller.
Posted: 07/19/2013 - U.S. Senator Pat Roberts Friday urged U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to allow emergency haying and grazing on Conservation Reserve Program acreage.
Posted: 07/17/2013 - After a day of heated rhetoric, the House voted largely along party lines, 264-161, to delay by one year the so-called employer mandate of the Affordable Care Act. It voted 251-174 to extend a similar grace period to virtually all Americans who will be required to obtain coverage beginning Jan. 1, the linchpin of the law.
Posted: 07/16/2013 - Liz Cheney dedicated part of her nearly six-minute long video to criticizing President Barack Obama, accusing him of announcing a war on Americans' freedoms of religion and speech.
Updated: 07/17/2013 - No word on Mayor Steve Shepard's medical condition after he suddenly left Tuesday night's meeting.
Posted: 07/16/2013 - A vote Tuesday sends the funding for the National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility to the full Senate Appropriations Committee for consideration. The money is part of the Department of Homeland Security budget for 2014.
Updated: 07/15/2013 - Gov. Sam Brownback has named Jim Clark the new Secretary of Administration.
Posted: 07/12/2013 - Snowden is asking Russia for asylum, a WikiLeaks transcript of his statement says. White House says Russia is giving "a propaganda platform" to the NSA contractor.