Sen. Claire McCaskill

Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. (File photo. Photo by Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill: I’m Done With ‘Game Of Thrones’

HBO’s popular series “Game of Thrones” featured a scene Sunday that many viewers are upset over, including a member of Congress.


Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. (File photo. Photo by Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Sen. McCaskill: Rolling Stone’s ‘Bad Journalism’ A ‘Setback’ For Rape Survivors

The Missouri Democrat fears the Rolling Stone’s “bad journalism” may prevent rape victims from coming forward in the future.


Dr. Mehmet Oz promised a Senate panel on consumer protection he would work to uncover health scams. (Photo: Brad Barket/Getty Images)

Dr. Oz Scolded At Hearing On Weight Loss Scams

Dr. Mehmet Oz was forced to admit claims he made about weight loss products were not backed by science.


The Pentagon says it inadvertently shipped live anthrax spores to as many as nine laboratories and is investigating how that happened. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Pentagon: Reports Of Sexual Assaults Up 46 Percent

Reports of sexual assaults in the military increased by an unprecedented 46 percent during the last fiscal year, the Pentagon said Thursday.


File photo of Sen. Claire McCaskill. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

McCaskill: ‘Little Hope To Dodge The Cuts’

The White House has detailed the potential fallout in each state from budget cuts set to take effect at week’s end, while congressional Republicans and Democrats keep up the sniping over who’s to blame.


President Barack Obama speaks at Capital University on Aug. 21, 2012 in Columbus, Ohio. (credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Obama: Akin ‘Somehow Missed Science Class’

President Barack Obama is mocking Senate candidate Todd Akin of Missouri for his remarks about a woman’s body being able to avoid pregnancy during what Akin called a “legitimate rape.”