Protesters demanded that Dilma Rousseff step down amid allegations of massive corruption and a sputtering economy.
The world's attention has moved on, but Swedish prosecutors still want to interview the WikiLeaks founder about sexual-assault allegations.
From apparent drunk-driving to prostitution to sloppy investigations and advance work, the once-proud agency has had a rough four years.
The government investigated whether the author was manipulated into publishing Go Set a Watchman.
The city's police chief announced his resignation on Wednesday, but it's unclear what that will mean for citizens in and around St. Louis.
A Morning Joe discussion about a University of Oklahoma fraternity highlights the problem with equating hip-hop and bigotry.
In her first comments on the email controversy, the former secretary of state asked for the benefit of the doubt. Will she get it?
You may have noticed dueling headlines about the latest projections for the Affordable Care Act. The truth is mixed, but less confusing than it seems.
Can refusing to talk about climate change make it go away?
Is a letter Senate Republicans wrote to the country's supreme leader an appalling breach of diplomatic protocol, or a simple statement of constitutional law?
The case of a woman whose impartiality was questioned by a judicial board illustrates how anti-Semitism works on campus today.
The federal government will reportedly bring corruption charges against the New Jersey Democratic senator, long the subject of accusations.
The 2016 frontrunner appears to have the support of most of her party, but more progressives are asking why there's no plan B.
The retired general will pay $40,000 and get two years' probation. Not all leakers are so lucky.
Even as the U.S. recovery ramps up, polling shows Americans are more anxious than ever about being the world's top power.
The police shooting of a man on Los Angeles' Skid Row Sunday was apparently captured by at least four cameras. Will that make the case different?
Nelson Shanks says his presidential painting features a reference to Monica Lewinsky's infamous outfit.
Maryland Democrat Barbara Mikulski has worked to unite female senators since 1987.
With the department poised to shut down at midnight Friday, Congress passes a one-week extension of funding.
Does the political class overrate the necessity of diplomacy experience in presidential candidates?