After McCarthy dropped out of the House speakership race, there was a chaotic outpouring of reaction from Republicans, like Rep. Jason Chaffetz, in a Capitol Hill hallway. Here are the highlights.
Wendy Sherman, the lead U.S. negotiator in the Iran nuclear talks, tells NPR the U.S. still has plenty of other issues to settle with Iran, such as the release of Americans being held in that country.
“Talking about firearms now is like talking about race” among officers, says a national law enforcement leader. In Milwaukee, for instance, a sheriff and police chief took vocal, opposing stances.
Lonnie Swartz is expected to plead not guilty in the shooting death of an unarmed teenager on the U.S.-Mexico border. The agent says he acted in self defense, as he felt threatened by rock throwers.
The city has reached a multi-million dollar settlement with the family of the unarmed black man shot and killed by a white police officer in April.
The ship’s conservancy has retained a broker to explore the potential sale of “America’s Flagship” to a responsible, U.S.-based metals recycler, if no investor comes forward by Oct. 31.
A new study from the Pew Research Center shows American opinions about immigration policy are increasingly split along party lines.
Facebook reveals new emojis it’s testing to expand the iconic “Like” button. All Tech Considered welcomes a new host, who tries to explain her vision for the blog using Facebook’s seven “Reactions.”
Florida Rep. Daniel Webster faces a redrawn congressional map that puts his re-election next year in doubt.
Amazon will require that the goods be factory-free — a direct swipe at Etsy, which now allows artisans to work with manufacturers to increase their sales.
Harold Kroto shared a Nobel in 1996 for finding a new type of carbon molecule that ignited the field of nanotechnology. Find a passion where — with hard work — you can be the best, he advises.
The New Orleans chef changed the way the world saw Louisiana cooking. He has died at the age of 75.
Bull trout are dwindling in Montana as their home waters warm and invasive fish devour them. Scooping up threatened fish and moving them higher up the mountain could backfire. Is the risk worth it?
The laws are intended to reduce inappropriate prescribing of powerful antipsychotics to children and teens in foster care. Public health nurses will monitor medical records.
A new study suggests the Red Planet had some blue on it around 3.5 billion years ago.