Updated: 07/22/2009 - The Fox network says it's skipping live coverage of President Barack Obama's prime-time news conference Wednesday night.
Posted: 07/22/2009 - Republican Sen. Jon Kyl's office says he'll vote against Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor
Updated: 07/22/2009 - An outspoken Southern Republican says it's time to "put the brakes on" President Barack Obama, saying he's advocating too much government spending and ballooning the deficit.
Posted: 07/22/2009 - A private study is finding fault with cyber-security efforts at federal agencies at a time of growing threats.
Posted: 07/22/2009 - Vice President Joe Biden's travels are taking him to the former Soviet republic of Georgia today.
Posted: 07/22/2009 - Violence is still a major danger as Iraqi forces assume a larger police role there and that will be among the topics as President Barack Obama meets Iraq's leader today.
Updated: 07/22/2009 - A Senate showdown looms today over concealed weapons.
Updated: 07/22/2009 - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says "irreversible denuclearization" is the only viable option for North Korea.
Updated: 07/22/2009 - The head of a U.N. climate-change panel says tariffs in a House-passed bill could undermine U.S. efforts to gain support for a new global warming treaty.
Updated: 07/22/2009 - President Barack Obama continues to keep a sharp focus on his proposed health care overhaul with a prime time news conference tonight, amid growing resistance to the plan in his own party.
Posted: 07/22/2009 - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke is heading back to Capitol Hill for a second day before Congress.
Posted: 07/22/2009 - Gov. Mark Parkinson has reappointed three members of the Kansas Board of Regents.
Posted: 07/22/2009 - The Kansas ethics commission is reviewing a nepotism allegation against House Speaker Mike O'Neal.
Updated: 11/01/2010 - Former Kansas senator returns home in time to celebrate 86th birthday
Posted: 07/21/2009 - The Senate Democrat leading the push for changes in immigration law says verifying that people are legally employed will require all workers — citizens and immigrants — to prove they are eligible to hold jobs in the U.S.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - A senior administration official says billions of dollars to raise fees for doctors treating Medicare patients are not covered by President Barack Obama's pledge to pay for health care legislation.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - The job will require her to focus on interests of reserve and National Guard service members, including such things as recruitment, family issues and health care.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - The Obama administration on Tuesday sent Congress legislation seeking to tighten government oversight of Wall Street's credit rating agencies and stem potential conflicts of interest in their business practices to protect investors.
Updated: 07/21/2009 - Senior House Democrats are warning President Barack Obama he sounds too much like George W. Bush when Mr. Obama declared this summer that he could ignore legislation he thinks oversteps the Constitution.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - Robert Byrd, the longest serving senator in history, has returned to the chamber after being absent for weeks due to illness.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis says $220 million in federal stimulus funds will be disbursed to programs that train workers in health care and other high-growth industries.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is expressing concern about reports of military cooperation between North Korea and Myanmar.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - At least eight people have been killed in Iraq today in a series of bombings in and around Baghdad.