Sen. Claire McCaskill’s (D., Mo.) net approval rating has continued to decline, resulting in the Missouri senator having one of the top five highest disapproval ratings in the nation, according to new polling data.
A school district in Erie, Pennsylvania has armed its teachers with miniature baseball bats to use as a last resort against active shooters.
The Israeli military said Friday that it prevented Hamas from breaching the border fence between the Gaza Strip and Israel to carry out acts of terrorism under the cover of a Palestinian protest.
A Puerto Rico-based member of the Democratic National Committee resigned his position Friday after authorities arrested him earlier this week on domestic violence charges.
Four-term Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold (R., Texas) resigned from Congress Friday afternoon after staffers accused him of sexual harassment and creating a negative work environment in his office.
Pro-choice Democratic activist group EMILY’s List has been the subject increasing criticism from Democrats for not supporting progressive enough candidates.