U.S. President Barack Obama has been declared the winner of the closely-divided battleground state of Florida, four days after winning re-election. The... Read more.
Retired U.S. General David Petraeus, the man credited with helping turn around the second Iraq War, has resigned as chief of the Central Intelligence Agency,... Read more.
The US Supreme Court will hear a challenge to a key section of the Voting Rights Act, a law adopted to prevent discrimination at the polls. It will hear an... Read more.
Proponents of same-sex marriage and legalized marijuana use gained ground in ballot initiatives across the United States Tuesday. The northeastern state of... Read more.