U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has called on Israeli and Palestinian leaders to use the ongoing 72-hour truce that halted fighting in the Gaza Strip as a stepping-stone to restart more far-reaching negotiations.
Kansas GOP Sen. Pat Roberts became the latest establishment incumbent to fend off a primary challenge from a Tea Party-backed candidate Tuesday night, as he survived a late charge from Dr. Milton Wolf.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) allegedly misled Congress on the number of veteran deaths in its health care system, adding to a growing list of untruths that VA has told congressmen trying to investigate the scandal-plagued department.
Five members of Missouri's congressional delegation tapped enormous advantages in campaign cash and name recognition to easily survive primary election challenges Tuesday.
Michigan Rep. Kerry Bentivolio, a Tea Party-backed candidate, was upset by a wide margin Tuesday in a GOP primary by attorney-businessman David Trott in the race for the state's 11th House District seat.