The GOP picks up seats, holds on to key governors' races, and winning governors' races in some blue states.
Four nurses from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital talked to 60 Minutes about what it was like to treat Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan. "We held his hand and talked to him and comforted him because his family couldn't be there."
Senior administration officials discuss the response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa that has killed more than 3,400 people.
An appeals court panel ruled 2-1 that a provision eliminating same-day voter registration and one eliminating the counting of ballots cast on election day outside of a person's home precinct could disenfranchise black voters.
"If we don’t take care of this now, we are going to see fallout effects and secondary effects from this that will have ramifications for a long time, above and beyond the lives that will have been lost."
In a video statement, Chief Thomas Jackson said he was "truly sorry for the loss of your son. I'm also sorry that it took so long to remove Michael from the street." He also apologized to peaceful protestors who demonstrated after Brown was shot by Officer Darren Wilson on Aug. 9.
At least 11,079 people have died from an outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, according to the World Health Organization.
President Obama will be briefed on the Ebola outbreak on Tuesday at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The president is ordering 3,000 military personnel to West Africa to help with the crisis.
When she won a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host in 1990, Rivers dedicated the award to her husband Edgar, who committed suicide a few years earlier. The comedian died Thursday at age 81.
The shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a police officer ignited tensions in Ferguson, Mo., and around the nation. Read coverage from the first eight days of unrest in Ferguson, Mo.
The Last Week Tonight talked at length Sunday night about the unrest in Ferguson and the police response, and militarization of local law enforcement.
The shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a police officer ignited tensions in Ferguson, Mo., and around the nation. Continued coverage here.
President Obama promises a limited, effective fight against the Islamic State in Iraq in comments Saturday morning. U.S. military jets launched several airstrikes Friday on isolated targets.
The World Health Organization says the outbreak is a "public health emergency of international concern."
President Obama and his aides watched the USA vs. Germany game on Air Force One while traveling to Minneapolis. Apparently he used Jurgen Klinsmann's excuse note.
Justices unanimously ruled a Massachusetts law banning protests 35 feet from clinic entrances violates the First Amendment.
The 6-3 decision said the startup service has to pay broadcasters when it takes their programs and streams them to paid subscribers. Broadcasters painted the ruling as a win for consumers. But that claim is dubious.
"Are you a doctor or an old west traveling salesman?"
And he wants to be sure he can get in to his office. "Please make the necessary arrangements for my office locks to be restored to their state prior to my departure."
A pair of shooters identified as Jerad and Amanda Miller, a married couple, fatally shot two police officers and another victim.