Supreme Court’s voter roll decision may have limited impact

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling has cleared the way for states to take a tougher approach to maintaining their voter rolls, but will they?

House aims at campaign-season bills battling opioid abuse

The House dove Tuesday into a two-week vote-a-thon on dozens of bills aimed at opioid abuse, as lawmakers try to tackle a crisis that’s killing tens of thousands a year and to score a popular win they can tout for the midterm elections.

Lawmakers looking at what comes next after Trump-Kim summit

Confusion, skepticism and a bit of optimism ricocheted around Capitol Hill on Tuesday as lawmakers tried to figure out what comes next after President Donald Trump’s historic summit with Kim Jong Un over North Korea’s nuclear program

‘I’m so happy’: Dennis Rodman weeps as Trump and Kim meet

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman openly wept on television in a live interview from Singapore as President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met for the first time.

Analysis: Wit, wisdom are likely tactics from Kim’s playbook

Dry wit. Disarming humility. An appreciation for wiggle room, and lots of it.

Putin says willing to meet Trump whenever US is ready

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Sunday that he’s happy to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump once Washington is ready to hold the summit and welcomed Trump’s call to bring Moscow back into the G-7 group of leading industrialized nations.

Iran, spurned by US, angrily watches Trump-North Korea talks

For Iran, the so-called “Axis of Evil” has boiled down to a party of one, as President Donald Trump prepares for direct talks with North Korea.

Not voting could jeopardize future votes in some US states

Do you have to vote even if you don’t want to? Not doing so could put you on the path to losing your vote in some states.

Trump signals support for states deciding if pot is legal

President Donald Trump said Friday that he was inclined to support a bipartisan effort in Congress to ease the U.S. ban on marijuana, a proposal that would dramatically reshape the nation’s legal landscape for pot users and businesses.

How big is gig economy? Gov’t study shows how little we know

Look around, and it seems more Americans are working outside traditional full-time jobs — whether as freelance graphic designers or independent contractors or Uber drivers.