- US senator in Cuba says normal relations 'weeks away' Updated: May-27-15 8:10 pm
HAVANA - The historic process of restoring long-severed diplomatic relationship between the U.S. and Cuba that began Dec. 17 will likely come to a successful end in a matter of weeks, a U.S. senator said during a visit to the island Wednesday.
- Senators sing blues over impasse; GOP hopefuls stuck in DC Updated: May-22-15 10:13 pm
WASHINGTON - Two senators have a plane to catch to Cuba, others were hoping to impress Republican presidential primary voters and then there's Sen. Lamar Alexander, who is slated to deliver a sunset piano performance of "Ol' Man River" on the banks of the Mississippi.
- Franken part of delegation headed to Cuba Updated: May-22-15 7:01 am
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken will travel to Cuba this weekend.
- Historian retires; climate foes back chem bill Updated: May-07-15 3:16 pm
WASHINGTON - Senate historian Donald Ritchie is stepping down from his "front-row seat to the best show in town."
- Senators propose wilderness areas in national monument Updated: May-07-15 2:51 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico's two U.S. senators are proposed the establishment of two new wilderness areas within the Rio Grande Del Norte National Monument northwest of Taos.
- New Mexico senators sign on to minimum wage legislation Updated: May-06-15 12:37 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico's two Democratic senators are throwing their support behind legislation that would raise the federal minimum wage to $12 by 2020.