Political

(Washington, DC) -- Two lucky turkeys are being spared the dinner plate this Thanksgiving due to the spirit of bipartisanship. Both President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner will be on hand for a double turkey pardon today at the White House Rose Garden. The two lucky...
(Washington, DC) -- A Pentagon spokesman says it's business at usual at the Department of Defense despite the announced resignation of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. Terry Moore reports. Play Clip
(Washington, DC) -- U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says two federal investigations are still ongoing into the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. One investigation deals with the shooting of the unarmed black teenager, while the other is looking into the Ferguson...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- Arizona Representative Kyrsten Sinema says firing the former head of the Phoenix V.A. indicates Secretary Robert McDonald is holding people accountable for systemic fraud at the department. Sinema says Sharon Helman has been paid 90-thousand dollars since she...
(Washington, DC) -- The DC-based Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good calls it a time of great national pain, following last night's grand jury decision in Missouri. Senior fellow Christopher Hale says the nation needs to work harder to end distrust based on skin color. The...
(Undated) -- All that lobbying by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and other Brooklyn boosters is paying off. Brooklyn remains a top contender to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention. The other two cities still in the running are Philadelphia and Columbus, Ohio...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- The director of the Phoenix VA hospital is being replaced after an investigation showed a record of mismanagement and hiding long wait times for care. Doctor Sam Foote with the hospital has confidence in Glen Grippen, who will act as interim director taking over...
(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. Attorney General says the investigation into the police shooting of Michael Brown is ongoing. Shortly after the St. Louis County prosecutor announced that a grand jury decided not to indict officer Darren Wilson, Attorney General Eric Holder released...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama says Americans must accept the grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown. Speaking from the White House, Obama repeated calls from Brown's father saying hurting others or destroying property is not...