The House passed a year-end budget compromise Thursday night with overwhelming bipartisan support, but the bill faces a surprisingly uncertain path in the United States Senate.
A handful of Republican Party officials is quietly advancing a new batch of rules aimed at streamlining a chaotic presidential nominating process that many party insiders viewed as damaging to the their campaign for the White House in 2012, multiple GOP sources told CNN.
Actor Anthony Mackie was arrested early Saturday for drunken driving in New York City, police said.
Palin slams the bipartisan budget deal and adds to GOP intra-party fight.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Senate panel voted on Friday to confirm President Barack Obama's choice to be the next Internal Revenue Service commissioner, sending his nomination to the full Senate.