Highway Funds in Danger of Running Out

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_ba521b4962.jpgpictureimpressions/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- The Obama administration is telling Congress that it's either the president's way or funds for highway projects will soon run out. That message is being delivered by Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, who is currently on a bus tour of eight states. The Highway Trust Fund is due to be depleted by August.

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Romney Son Takes a Swipe at Harry Reid on Tax Day

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_37ca336565.jpgAlex Wong/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- Almost two years after Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid repeated an unsubstantiated report that Mitt Romney did not pay taxes, one of the Romney sons fired back. Josh Romney tweeted a photo of his father standing in line at the post office to mail his tax forms Tuesday evening.

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No Executive Action on Immigration Overhaul

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_a413f9f5d1.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- President Obama has no plans to enact unilateral immigration overhaul by executive action, faith leaders from across the country said Obama told them Tuesday. “We did not discuss the need; we did not bring up the issue of the president doing unilateral action,” Luis Cortes, president of  Esperanza, a nonprofit law office serving immigrants, said at a news briefing after the Washington meeting.

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Vice President Biden Applauds Boston’s Courage

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_65f7822516.jpgJared Wickerham/Getty Images (BOSTON) -- On the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings that killed three people and injured more than 200 others, Vice President Joe Biden paid tribute Tuesday to the bravery and courage of survivors and first responders. “In my career I’ve been part of or witnessed some incredible tributes, but I have to say…I’ve never, never, never witnessed a tribute like I’ve heard today,” he said.

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Samantha Power: Putin's Actions Suggest He Wants Eastern Ukraine

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_4d15b2ee58.jpgUS Department of State (WASHINGTON) -- In a wide-ranging, exclusive interview with George Stephanopoulos Sunday morning on This Week, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power had harsh words for Russian President Vladimir Putin in the wake of pro-Russian soldiers’ recent takeovers of government buildings in several eastern Ukrainian cities. Asked by Stephanopoulos if the U.S. believes that Putin “wants” Eastern Ukraine, Power responded, “I think the actions that he is undertaking certainly give credence to that idea."

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