Republicans: Keystone pipeline down, but not out

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Republicans are promising they will resurrect Keystone XL pipeline legislationwhen they take control of the U.S. Senate…

Obama, GOP leaders test their will for compromise

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Can President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans really make nice under divided government…

Republicans take Senate in voter rebuke to Obama

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Republicans stormed to power in the U.S. Senate and extended their majority in the House of Representatives…

US Senate main prize for GOP

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The midterm election is all but certain to give opposition Republicans control of both chambers of Congress…

US chamber approves lawsuit against Obama

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U.S. House of Representatives approved a Republican plan to file a lawsuit against President Obama…

US appeals court deals blow to health law

Two federal appeals courts issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue over President Obama’s health care law…

US stunned by defeat of No. 2 House Republican

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Majority Leader Eric Cantor decided Wednesday to surrender his No. 2 leadership post in the U.S. House of Representatives…

Lewinsky speaking up for people trashed online

Monica Lewinsky says there’s no question her boss – Bill Clinton – “took advantage” of her when he was president…

Senate GOP blocks minimum wage boost

Senate Republicans have blocked an election-year Democratic bill that would have raised the federal minimum wage…

NYC mayor candidate again in sex chat scandal

NYC mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner said he won’t drop out despite the revelation of racy correspondence with a young woman…

Obama’s poll numbers slip

According a new poll conducted by Pew, President Obama’s approval rating has dropped to 43% in June…

Vice President Biden coming to SF for democratic fundraiser

Vice President Joe Biden will be in San Francisco on Friday for Democratic Party fundraisers…