By ANGELA CHARLTONAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - France is now officially a land of the left, and the next parliament is set to prove it with a raft of new taxes on the powerful and increased spending on youth.
President Francois Hollande's plans for France a
By DAVID PITTAssociated Press
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A group of Roman Catholic nuns began a nine-state bus tour protesting proposed federal budget cuts Monday, saying they weren't trying to flout recent Vatican criticisms of socially active nuns but felt called to show how R
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is telling gay supporters that they will have a friend and "fellow advocate" in the White House as long as he is president.
Obama spoke to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender guests during a White House reception marking
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
Both presidential candidates are tending to essentials at this stage in their campaigns.
President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney are crisscrossing the country fundraising and trying to more sharply - and negatively - define each other.
By LAURIE KELLMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Conservatives at the core of the Republican Party are coalescing behind likely GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney faster than expected after a punishing primary season in which they loudly sought someone else - almost anybody else - to carry the
By JULIE PACEAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - President Barack Obama basked in the support of his gay and lesbian backers Wednesday night, revving up an enthusiastic crowd with a pledge to block any attempt to roll back rights that gay Americans have gained under his administration.
With his publ