'A Gentleman's Guide' Leads Tony Awards NominationsNominations for Broadway's Tony Awards will be announced Tuesday, but unlike most years, there no obvious front-runners for best musical or play and virtually no lock in the acting categories.
McConnell Takes Shot At Reid: Senate Being Run Into The Ground By 'One Person'Senate Republicans accused Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) of trying to “jam” through legislation and nominations as some members of Congress look to head home before the Christmas holiday.
Reid, Dems Near Vote On Curbing GOP Filibuster PowerThe Senate is nearing a potential showdown on curbing the power that the Republican minority has to block President Barack Obama's nominations, as Democrats edge toward muscling a rewrite of filibuster rules through the chamber.
Graham Threatens to Block All Nominations Without Benghazi AnswersSen. Lindsey Graham is threatening to hold up all nominations for federal government positions until survivors of last year's deadly attack on the diplomatic post in Libya appear before Congress.
Senate Steps Back From Brink In Nominations Fight The Senate stepped away from the brink of a meltdown on Tuesday, confirming one of President Barack Obama's long-stalled nominees, agreeing to quick action on others and finessing a Democratic threat to overturn historic rules that protect minority-party rights.
White House: 'Grave Concern' On Delayed NomineesThe new White House chief of staff says there's "a grave concern" about delays in assembling President Barack Obama's second-term national security team.
More Artists Join Tonight’s Nominations ConcertThe Lumineers, Janelle Monáe, Sheryl Crow, Little Big Town and Chris Young join tonight's show in Nashville.