- Warren: Let Harvard grad assistants form bargaining units Updated: May-24-16 7:49 pm
BOSTON - U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has urged Harvard University to let graduate students who work as research and teaching assistants form collective bargaining units.
- Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violence Updated: May-20-16 10:18 am
WASHINGTON - A simmering political crisis in Congo that the U.S. and its allies have been unable to defuse is stoking fears in Congress that one of Africa's largest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence.
- Sen. Markey: Court nominee Garland 'eminently qualified' Updated: May-11-16 4:45 pm
BOSTON - U.S. Sen. Edward Markey says President Obama's Supreme Court pick is "an eminently qualified nominee" who deserves a hearing and a vote.
- White House sends high-court pick's questionnaire to Senate Updated: May-10-16 6:50 pm
WASHINGTON - Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland detailed his most significant cases in thousands of pages of documents submitted to Congress Tuesday, including his role as a federal prosecutor in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing case and the prosecution of Unabomber Ted Kaczynski.