Political

(Dubuque, IA) -- Iowa's Libertarian candidate for U.S. Senate is dead following a plane crash. Doug Butzier was piloting a Piper PA-46 airplane about 11 o'clock Monday night when it crashed about one mile north of the runway at Dubuque Regional Airport. The Cedar Falls native...
(Washington, DC) -- Barring action by the U.S. Supreme Court, Texas' voter ID law will be in effect for the November election. A federal appeals court on Tuesday blocked a lower court's ruling that struck down a law requiring voters to show certain forms of ID before they can...
(Washington, DC) -- White House officials say President Obama will not nominate a new Attorney General until after next month's midterm elections. Senate Democrats have been pushing the White House to delay the pick so as to avoid any possible controversy before the elections...
(New Brunswick, NJ) -- New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's popularity has sunk to an all-time low in his home state. Dr. David Redlawsk says the latest Rutgers-Eagleton poll shows the governor's approval rating has dropped seven points in the last two months. The pollster says...
(New Brunswick, NJ) -- New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's popularity has sunk to an all-time low in his home state. Dr. David Redlawsk says the latest Rutgers-Eagleton poll shows the governor's approval rating has dropped seven points in the last two months. The pollster says...
(Trenton, NJ) -- New Jersey Governor Chris Christie says he would rather die than be a U.S. senator. The governor made his remarks at an NAACP convention over the weekend to punctuate his vow never to run for public office in New Jersey again. As for his presidential aspirations...
(Trenton, NJ) -- New Jersey Governor Chris Christie says he would rather die than be a U.S. senator. The governor made his remarks at an NAACP convention over the weekend to punctuate his vow never to run for public office in New Jersey again. As for his presidential aspirations...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama says the international community needs to do more to fight Ebola. He met yesterday with UN Secretary Ban Ki-Moon, and the White House says the two agreed that more had to be done globally to "decisively address the Ebola crisis." The President...
(Paris) -- Secretary of State John Kerry and Russia's foreign minister meet today, as Russian troops are pulling back from the border with Ukraine. Kerry's meeting in Paris with foreign minister Sergei Lavrov comes as Russian president Vladimir Putin tries to avoid more economic...