The influential artist best known for songs like "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised," Gil Scott Heron, died Friday.
Over Memorial Day, President Obama announced new nominations to top military positions.
Tornado-wracked Joplin, Missouri, hosted President Obama on Sunday. He was there to assure tornado victims that they would not be forgotten.
Congress extended the PATRIOT act this week. Many in and out of Congress are worried about civil liberties.
Survivors of the genocide allegedly perpetrated by Ratko Mladic in Serbia agreed to tell their stories to the world, only once Mladic had been captured.
The judge in charge of the case against Jared Loughner, the man accused of killing 6 people and shooting Gabrielle Giffords, has ruled that the defendant is unfit for trial.
Digital Money or bitcoins could be changing the way that people do business.
Too many Americans have already maxed out their credit cards and couldn't get a loan, even in the case of financial emergency.
Democrats want to use Medicare to hit Republicans until the 2012 election, and Republicans intend to use Medicare to remind people of Obama's health care overhaul.
Bradley Manning's father talks about his son's imprisonment, innocence and the new documentary "Wikisecrets."