More than two years after Arkansans voted to legalize medical marijuana, the commission created to approve licenses for cultivators and growers has responded to public criticisms of lack of transparency and sluggish action.
The man appointed by President Donald Trump's administration to run the Environmental Protection Agency's Southeastern regional office has been indicted, along with a former business partner, on state ethics charges in Alabama.
Senators have reached a tentative accord on the first major rewrite of criminal justice sentencing in a generation, but now it's up to President Donald Trump to decide if it's worth pushing for the bill during the lame-duck session of Congress.
Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill has been named vice chairman of the Republican Attorneys General Association amid calls from the state's GOP governor and legislative leaders that he resign over allegations that he drunkenly groped four women.
Gov. Bruce Rauner's office says it supports a "vibrant" Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum but wants more information before committing state money toward $9 million owed on a collection of 1,500 Lincoln artifacts.
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says the Trump administration will appeal a federal court ruling that would allow oil and gas drilling on land considered sacred to Native American tribes in Montana and Canada.
Democrats took control of the U.S. House of Representatives in Tuesday's midterm elections, adding several women to their ranks. The party now has the power to investigate President Trump. Here’s how else Democrats may challenge the president.