By THANYARAT DOKSONEAssociated Press
BANGKOK (AP) - Thailand's film censors have banned a documentary about the country's long-running border dispute with neighboring Cambodia as a threat to national security, the filmmaker said Wednesday.
"Boundary" tells the story of the Thai-
By JOSH LEDERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is hosting a group of female senators for dinner at the White House.
The White House says all 20 female senators were invited.
It's part of Obama's ongoing efforts to improve the lines of communication with Congress
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Senate sponsor of a defeated compromise on expanding gun sale background checks says he'll consider changing the measure to add people on the government's terror list to those forbidden from owning firearms.
Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia says he's
By DAVID KLEPPERAssociated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - If Rhode Island joins the rest of New England in allowing gay and lesbian couples to wed, it will be because a formidable opponent, Senate President Teresa Paiva Weed, moved out of the way.
The state's first female Senate leader, Paiva
By CHARLES BABINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Two senators hope to require political groups to name the donors who spend millions of dollars to influence federal campaigns.
Legislation sponsored by Democrat Ron Wyden of Oregon and Republican Lisa Murkowski of Alaska would require so-called
By ADAM GOLDMAN, ERIC TUCKER and MATT APUZZOAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - In the years before the Boston Marathon bombings, Tamerlan Tsarnaev fell under the influence of a new friend, a Muslim convert who steered the religiously apathetic young man toward a strict strain of Islam, family
By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Democrats and Republicans on Tuesday challenged the Obama administration to spell out its justification for using drones for targeted killings amid growing concerns about unchecked powers of the presidency and Americans' civil liberties
By DONNA CASSATA and RICHARD LARDNERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - An interim report released Tuesday by House Republicans faults the State Department and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton for security deficiencies at the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, prior to last
By ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Republicans and Democrats gridlocked Tuesday over competing proposals to ease the impact of across-the-board spending cuts blamed for furloughs of air traffic controllers and flight delays for millions of travelers.
With Republicans blaming
By LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A defense official says an investigation of a possible suspicious letter at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington, D.C., has turned out to be a false alarm.
Lt. Col. Thomas Veale, spokesman for the Defense Intelligence Agency, said Tuesday