U.S. officials say the Trump administration has notified Congress it plans to send 1,500 troops to the Middle East amid heightened tensions with Iran.
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has signed one of the nation’s most restrictive abortion bills, banning the procedure on or beyond eight weeks of pregnancy.
The Senate has passed a long-overdue $19 billion disaster aid bill to help to a number of states and Puerto Rico recover after a series of hurricanes, floods and wildfires.
Education advocates are urging New York lawmakers to leave the discussion of recreational marijuana out of the state budget process.
Back when he was still just teasing a presidential run, Beto O’Rourke told “Vanity Fair” he was “born to be in” the race.
President Donald Trump has issued the first veto of his presidency, overruling Congress to protect his emergency declaration for border wall funding.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the last remaining American diplomats in Venezuela have left the country.
New York lawmakers say they will work quickly to close a loophole in state law to ensure anyone pardoned by President Donald Trump may still be charged in state court.
The Democrat-controlled state Legislature has passed its resolutions for New York’s budget amid renewed threats by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to reject any spending plan that doesn’t make the 2 percent property tax permanent.
President Donald Trump says the U.S. is issuing an emergency order grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft in the wake of a crash of an Ethiopian Airliner that killed 157 people.
New York’s attorney general has opened a civil investigation into President Donald Trump’s business dealings.
There are websites and apps that help consumers choose restaurants based on a variety of factors from price to being child-friendly, and now you can add “Trump friendly” to the list.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says it could take longer than he had hoped to legalize recreational marijuana in New York.