Updated: 12:27 PM The liberal super PAC from Kentucky that incurred the wrath of the Senate Republican leader is an organization of outsiders that has barely raised any funds since it was founded in December to oust U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell from office in 2014.
Updated: 6:29 AM The question of how Washington can persuade Beijing to exert real pressure on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's unpredictable regime is front and center as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Chinese leaders today.
Posted: 6:22 AM Several states are bracing for a second storm today on the heels of a powerful spring storm that unleashed tornadoes and heaped snow and ice on the Midwest. The first storm killed three people.
Posted: 6:17 AM A 33-year-old West Hollywood man who felt sickened by bacterial meningitis earlier this week has been declared brain dead amid warnings to sexually active men about the deadly strain of illness.
Updated: 1:25 PM The attorney for the director of a liberal Kentucky political fundraising group says his client is a cooperating witness in an FBI investigation into a secret recording of a campaign meeting held by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.
Posted: 10:27 AM An airfield lighting outage has forced the shutdown of more than half of the runways at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, delaying flights at one of the world's busiest airports.
Posted: 9:04 AM The mother of Florida neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman has written a letter to the public that criticizes the justice system for her son's arrest in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin.
Updated: 8:34 AM The BBC is in a bind after opponents of Margaret Thatcher pushed the song "Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead" to the top of the British charts in a posthumous protest over her divisive policies.