Wheat field in Dixon, Ill. (Jim Young/Reuters) The House passed the final version of the farm bill on Wednesday, sending it to President Trump’s desk. The $867 billion bill passed overwhelmingly in a 369 to 47 vote.…

Dan Roberts inspects his corn crops during the harvest in Minooka, Ill., in 2014. (Jim Young/Reuters) With no work requirements, the farm bill offers more of the same| A  strong farming industry is vital to America’s…

Demonstrators march past a McDonald’s restaurant during a protest calling for a $15-an-hour nationwide minimum wage in Chicago, Ill., in 2016. (Jim Young/Reuters) The price of labor is an economic reality, and you cannot legislate…

Former FBI Director James Comey departs after giving a private deposition to the House Judiciary and House Government and Oversight committees, December 7, 2018. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) When put under oath, he suddenly becomes much less…

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A top official at the United States Olympic Committee was fired on Monday over his delayed response to the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal. Interested in Larry Nassar? Add Larry Nassar as an interest to…

Five children have died following a house fire in Youngstown, Ohio, local fire officials said. Arson is not suspected in the Sunday night blaze, officials said. WYTV Five children died in a house fire in…

The nation's farewell to President George H.W. Bush ended Thursday in his adopted home state of Texas, when, after a more intimate service for family and friends, he was buried where he had long hoped…

A child was killed and at least 45 other passengers, most of them children, were injured when a charter bus carrying a youth all-star football team skidded off a highway in Arkansas early Monday and…