Lisa Mascaro and Robert Burns, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 4:00pm
The Senate has rejected a resolution that would prohibit U.S. troops from helping a Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen. But the unusual vote — coming as Saudi Arabia's crown prince met with President Trump— showed the continued unease in Congress with military action abroad.
Matthew Barakat and Jesse J. Holland, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 3:58pm
A teenager armed a handgun shot and critically wounded a girl inside a Maryland school on Tuesday and the shooter was killed when a school resource officer confronted him moments after the gunfire erupted. A third student was in good condition after he was shot.
Mark Scolforo, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 3:55pm
Twelve Republican state legislators in Pennsylvania have signed on to resolutions introduced Tuesday that seek to impeach four Democratic justices on the state Supreme Court over rulings in a congressional redistricting case.
Mary Clare Jalonick, Zeke Miller and Chad Day, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 3:48pm
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday expressed confidence in special counsel Robert Mueller and said he should be allowed to "finish his job," the Senate leader's first response to President Donald Trump's recent outburst of criticism of Mueller and his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Eight alleged members or associates of a white supremacist prison gang called the Aryan Circle have been indicted in Louisiana on federal charges in the 2016 killing of a fellow alleged member of the gang.
The series of bombings this month in the Texas capital city of Austin and near San Antonio has generated a vast response by state and federal law enforcement agencies that are sifting through hundreds of tips to find what Austin police Chief Brian Manley has described as a serial bomber.
Curt Anderson, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 3:20pm
A judge set an unusually high $500,000 bond on Tuesday and imposed a host of other restrictions for the brother of the Florida school shooting suspect who was charged with trespassing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.