• House GOP to DC: Guns OK, pot dangerous

    BEN NUCKOLS Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — If House Republicans have their way, District of Columbia residents won’t be allowed to walk the streets with a joint in their pocket, and they will be allowed…

  • Senate plan to end shutdown emerges

    House Speaker John Boehner is telling fellow Republicans that talks with President Barack Obama over ending the partial government shutdown and preventing a federal default have stalled.