The new book about the scandalous romances of American politicians suggests that sex is essential to politics.
This memorial day, Sarah Palin will be crossing East Coast on her "One Nation" bus tour. Some think this is a serious step toward running for President.
California's prisons are so over crowded that they violate the Constitution, according to yesterday's Supreme Court decision.
Long-shot Presidential candidates can win. No-shot, oddball candidates probably can't. Celeste Headlee surveys the oddball, the long-shot and the no shot candidates for the 2012 Presidency.
116 people have been confirmed dead after a tornado ripped through the heart of Joplin, Missouri. The rescue efforts have been difficult.
A tornado ripped through Joplin, Missouri, killing 89 people. Two survivors of the disaster talk about their experience.
Executives from the Wall Street firm Goldman Sachs stand accused of lying to Congress, but so far, there's little indication that they'll stand trial.
For R.E.M.’s newest album, Collapse into Now, the band commissioned a short film for every song on the record. Michael Stipe talks about the new album and the films.
A new report says that the West Virginia coal mining disaster that killed 29 people last year was caused by negligence on the part of the mine's owner, Massey Energy.
The full text and video of Barack Obama's speech announcing the death of Osama Bin Laden.