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U.S. Rep. John Dingell, who recently announced he will end the longest congressional career in American history early next year, will undergo a procedure to correct an abnormal heart rhythm, his office announced Thursday.
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What's the one thing that can bring together Democratic Sen. Al Franken and Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann? A Minnesota hotdish.
A file photo taken on May 13, 2010 shows the black boxes of the Libyan Afriqiyah Airways passenger plane pictured during a press conference at Tripoli International Airport.
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wednesday approved a package of loans and aid for Ukraine along with sanctions against Russia for its military intervention in Crimea.
Child care providers who receive federal support would have to undergo criminal background checks, know first aid and CPR and get other medical training under a bill moving forward in the Senate.
The festering dispute between the CIA and Senate investigators that exploded in public this week shows just how hard it can be to learn from the past and move on.
U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch is again calling for the release of additional documents related to the Sept.
Feinstein, who chairs the Senate Intelligence Committee, has fretted that the public was losing confidence "in the dedicated men and women of our intelligence community" because of a string of disclosures that she said often lacked important context.
After months of railing against President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, Republicans scored a key victory in a hard-fought congressional race that had been closely watched as a bellwether of midterm elections in November.
Mayors of three historic Alabama cities met Monday to help designate the Edmund Pettus Bridge - the scene of a violent assault by state troopers on peaceful marchers in 1965 - as a national landmark.
A member of the House armed services committee late Tuesday called on Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to direct the Air Force, Marine Corps and Navy to re-examine troops in sensitive posts in light Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.
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A plan to phase out government-controlled mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and instead use mainly private insurers to backstop home loans has advanced in Congress.
Crowds line the street during the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in Boston, Sunday, March 18, 2012.
Would Parmesan by any other name be as tasty atop your pasta? A ripening trade battle might put that to the test.
Fallon traveled to the Windy City to join Mayor Rahm Emanuel and over 3,200 Chicagoans in taking a dip into icy Lake Michigan waters on March 2. "You didn't see any black people there," Harvey replied, causing the crowd to erupt in laughter.