Obama Decries Orlando Shooting As An 'Act Of Terror'President Barack Obama decried the deadliest mass shooting in American history on Sunday as an "act of terror" and an "act of hate" targeting a place of "solidarity and empowerment" for gays and lesbians.
AP Count: Clinton Has Delegates To Win Democratic NominationStriding into history, Hillary Clinton will become the first woman to top the presidential ticket of a major U.S. political party.
Man Shot Outside White House Remains In Critical ConditionA man shot by a U.S. Secret Service officer outside the White House remained in critical condition in a Washington hospital, a hospital spokeswoman said.
Shooting Near White House Triggers LockdownReports indicate a shooting near the White House triggered a lockdown on Friday.
Overtime Pay May Become Reality For More U.S. WorkersMore than 4 million U.S. workers will become newly eligible for overtime pay under rules to be issued Wednesday by the Obama administration.
Pot Activists Smoke Outside The White House Activists smoked marijuana outside the White House to send their message that the drug shouldn't be considered dangerous.
Federal Funds To Aid Layoff-Hit Appalachian Coal CommunitiesAppalachian coal communities hit hard by layoffs will get $65.8 million in federal funding to help them diversify their economies, create new jobs and retrain workers.
Pittsburgh Mayor, Bishop In Audience As Pope Visits Washington, D.C.Jumping into the issues of the day, Pope Francis opened his visit to the United States with a strong call Wednesday for action to combat climate change.
Bishop Zubik: Atmosphere 'Electric' Around Pope FrancisBishop David Zubik joined the "KDKA Morning News" live from the south lawn of the White House Wednesday morning in anticipation of the pope’s first address since arriving in the United States.
Local Girl Invited To White House’s Kids’ State DinnerIt was a big day for a young girl from Ross Township.
Many Worried After Computer Glitches Interrupt NYSE, Travel, NewsFirst, United Airlines, then the New York Stock Exchange, and then the Wall Street Journal; travel, money and news were all interrupted Wednesday by computer glitches.
White House Announces 3D Ornament Design WinnersIn October the White House launched a 3D Printed Ornament Challenge for the holiday season.