Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke says a stronger dollar and lower commodity prices are good news in his effort to keep inflation in check.
Just when we thought we knew the final group of four or five names being considered for Barack Obama’s running mate, here comes Texas Rep. Chet Edwards. Why is his name emerging at the last moment? What is his political record? Is Obama just toying with the media at this point? And would Obama be taking a huge risk with a virtually unknown running mate?
Barack Obama has selected a running mate. He won’t say who it is, but who should it be? Who would help him most? Who would help him least?
Republicans and Democrats alike are concerned that John McCain may select former Democratic vice presidential nominee Joe Lieberman. Are you? Would Lieberman be a brilliant choice or a complete bust for the McCain campaign?
John McCain is pro-life but is strongly considering a pro-choice running mate. Is that a recipe for disaster in his own party or a way to gain crossover appeal?
Already at odds over the Russian invasion of Georgia nearly two weeks ago, Washington and Moscow are still failing to find common ground over a proposed missile shield in eastern Europe.
Barack Obama has led John McCain every day since the general election campaign began two months ago. However, a new Reuters/Zogby poll shows McCain ahead by five points. Has the momentum in this campaign shifted in a major way? If so, what has changed? Share your thoughts with us here.
Well over 100 people may be dead after a packed airliner caught fire and overshot the runway in Madrid, Spain.
Tropical Storm Fay is soaking Florida and spawning tornadoes, and after it moves through, some forecasters say it will come right back to the Sunshine State.