Congress

Congress Has a Gender Pay Problem - and Republicans Are the Worst Offenders

3 minutes ago   |  

There may be more women than ever in Congress , but the gender pay gap continues to rear its ugly head. According to a new study ‘The Gender Pay Gap in Congressional Offices...
Read more ...

Shutdown is starting to hurt Trump's financial deregulation agenda

3 minutes ago   |     |   2 articles

The U.S. government shutdown over President Donald Trump's call for Congress to fund a wall he promised to build on the U.S.- Mexican border is threatening another campaign...
Read more ...

How We Photographed 130 Women of Congress, One by One

1 hour ago   |  

Elizabeth D. Herman and Celeste Sloman photographed the women of the United States Congress in a style historically reserved for male politicians.
Read more ...

GOP dismiss suggestion that State of Union be postponed

1 hour ago   |     |   3 articles

By CATHERINE LUCEY, JILL COLVIN and LISA MASCARO WASHINGTON - A grand Washington ritual became a potential casualty of the partial government shutdown as House Speaker Nancy...
Read more ...

Rapper Cardi B Disses President Trump Over the Government Shutdown in an Instagram Video

2 hours ago   |     |   2 articles

She's always been a spitfire in her music but American rapper Cardi B has come after U.S. President Donald Trump over the longest-ever federal government shutdown. In a video...
Read more ...

Visiting a Prohibition-era speakeasy 100 years after Congress banned booze

3 hours ago   |  

A century ago, a secret password would get you a drink in the Big Apple - and speakeasies like Chumley's were all the rage.
Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Will Teach Congress How To Twitter

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Will Teach Congress How To Twitter

4 hours ago   |     |   4 articles

The youngest woman in Congress is killing it on social media - and now her colleagues want in.
Read more ...

Adriana Cohen: The president should ignore Nancy Pelosi

5 hours ago   |     |   4 articles

Trump can beat Pelosi at her own game. Now that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wrote a letter to the president asking him to delay the upcoming State of the Union address using the...
Read more ...

Hundreds of Kentucky IRS workers called to work without pay for tax filing season

Hundreds of Kentucky IRS workers called to work without pay for tax filing season

7 hours ago   |     |   4 articles

President Donald Trump has signed a bill, passed by Congress, guaranteeing back pay for federal workers. The money will not come until the government shutdown ends. It is now...
Read more ...

Gillibrand launches campaign from N.Y. hometown

8 hours ago   |     |   2 articles

BRUNSWICK, N.Y. - The Country View Diner on Hoosick Road buzzed with national attention Wednesday as U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was in her hometown to officially launch her...
Read more ...


Register you to post on News E-Servicis

Free Registration

Professional bull rider dies after being stomped during competition

Professional bull rider dies after being stomped during competition

The 25-year-old rider, who was wearing a protective vest, suffered a massive chest injury and damage to his heart. Read more ...

'Frosty had the last laugh': Vandal tries to run over giant snowman, hits...

'Frosty had the last laugh': Vandal tries to run over giant snowman, hits tree stump instead

A would-be vandal was stumped after they tried to run over a 9-foot snowman in Kentucky, only to find it had been built over a large tree stump. Read more ...

Man accused of making threats to White House, other targets in Washington...

Man accused of making threats to White House, other targets in Washington using explosives

Federal authorities said Wednesday a Georgia man is accused of threatening to attack the White House and other federal buildings. Read more ...

Lawmakers in one state propose giving $10 million to fund US-Mexico border wall

Lawmakers in one state propose giving $10 million to fund US-Mexico border wall

Some lawmakers in drug-ravaged West Virginia want to pitch in millions of dollars for a wall-building effort along the U.S.-Mexico border. Read more ...

Self-driving vehicles set to deliver groceries

Self-driving vehicles set to deliver groceries

Stop & Shop says it plans to launch 'driverless grocery vehicles' in the Greater Boston area beginning this spring. Read more ...

Jackson leads No. 2 Baylor women past Kansas 94-68

Jackson leads No. 2 Baylor women past Kansas 94-68

LAWRENCE, Kan. - Chloe Jackson scored a season-high 22 points on 10-of-14 shooting and had eight assists, seven rebounds and two steals to lead No. 2 Baylor to a 94-68 win over... Read more ...

'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' is latest Disney live-action remake

'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' is latest Disney live-action remake

Because Disney nostalgia never ends. Read more ...

Verdict Expected For Chicago Cops Charged In Cover-Up Of Laquan McDonald...

Verdict Expected For Chicago Cops Charged In Cover-Up Of Laquan McDonald Shooting

The three officers were charged with conspiracy, obstruction of justice, and official misconduct for allegedly exaggerating the threat the 17-year-old posed to officers. Read more ...

Jack Bogle, Father Of Simple Investing, Dies At 89

Jack Bogle, Father Of Simple Investing, Dies At 89

Bogle, the founder of Vanguard who created the first index mutual fund, died Wednesday, the firm said. He said investors should own a mix of bonds and stocks but shouldn't pay... Read more ...

Couple who called 911 says Wisconsin teen, not them, should get $50,000 reward

Couple who called 911 says Wisconsin teen, not them, should get $50,000 reward

The couple who dialed 911 says they don't want the $50,000 reward. They say Jayme Closs should get it because "She got herself out." Read more ...