One of the Democratic presidential candidates' leading ideas to lower drug prices would come with intense legal battles and thus an uncertain fate.Why it matters: Democrats' plans to seize drugmakers' patents could give patients some…

WASHINGTON – Setting the stage for the public phase of the inquiry, the House of Representatives adopted rules for the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump along mostly partisan lines on Thursday. The resolution sets rules…

A brush fire exploded in Ventura County Thursday night, quickly consuming more than 7,400 acres and burning structures. The blaze, which has been dubbed the Maria fire, broke out atop South Mountain, just south of…

Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks to reporters after a town hall meeting in Franconia, N.H., August 14, 2019. (Elizabeth Frantz/Reuters) A reporter who now works for the New York Times failed to report on public records…

New York City mayor Bill de Blasio attends the dedication of the new Statue of Liberty Museum on Liberty Island, May 16, 2019. (Mike Segar/Reuters) What Bill de Blasio is doing to the residents of…

(Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) After drama, internal contention, and tragicomedy, nothing happened. Republicans have had trouble mounting an effective defense on Ukraine because they haven’t put down their stakes on the most defensible ground. Complaints about House…

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From left: Sen. Kamala Harris, Sen. Bernie Sanders, former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg onstage before the Democratic presidential candidates debate in Westerville, Ohio, October 15, 2019.…

Metal worker Andy Mattingly operates a siphoning crucible in the pot room at Century Aluminum Company in Hawesville, Kentucky, May 14, 2019. Bryan Woolston | Reuters An update on manufacturing activity Friday could provide a…

The most affordable, smallest member of the Surface lineup is the 10-inch Surface Go. It's a smaller and significantly cheaper Surface tablet. If your needs are minimal, or you prefer tiny computers, this is what…

Twitter boss Jack Dorsey noticed that Zuckerberg is still clinging to his old tropes and took full advantage of his rival’s absolutist views. Just as Facebook began its earnings call with investors Wednesday, Dorsey said…

In the late hours of October 23, Craig Clements was grading papers when a colleague in Oakland texted him about a rapidly growing wildfire just north of San Francisco. He texted a few of his…

Once they won the Democratic presidential nomination. But do their endorsements matter now? Unless your name is Barack Obama, not really. A national USA TODAY/Suffolk Poll asked likely Democratic voters whom among the party's past…

The 76ers' Joel Embiid and the Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns each received a two-game suspension for their roles in an altercation in their game in Philadelphia on Wednesday night. The suspensions, announced Thursday by league vice…

NEW YORK -- Washington third baseman Anthony Rendon became a free agent Thursday, a day after homering to spark the Nationals' seventh-inning comeback in Game 7 of the World Series. Houston pitcher Gerrit Cole also…