Trumpís foes fear chance is lost

The election calendar suggests that if the New York billionaireís rivals donít slow him by mid-March, they may not ever.

Signing on to Syrian cease-fire

The Syrian government and the main umbrella for opposition and rebel groups accept the proposed U.S.-Russian cease-fire ó albeit with conditions.

Partisan struggle intensifies

Majority Leader McConnell rules out any action this year in the Republican-led Senate on whomever Obama nominates to fill the Supreme Court vacancy.

Details on justiceís death

Antonin Scalia suffered from coronary artery disease, obesity and diabetes, among other ailments that probably contributed to the justiceís unexpected death, according to a letter from the high courtís doctor.

Obama eyes Guantanamo

The president has not ruled out the possibility of again trying to close the detention center through executive action.

Older Castro brother dies at 91

Ramon Castro preferred farming to the political life embraced by his younger siblings.

U.S. studies possible Zika cases

The 14 cases all involve men who visited areas with virus outbreaks, and who may have infected their female sex partners.

Hilton Hotels apologizes

The mea culpa comes after the Cavaliersí Kyrie Irving says he was bitten by bed bugs during a weekend stay in Oklahoma City.