Congress is about to open a new, real-time window into its members' stock trades, real estate deals and other financial transactions, allowing anyone to view the information online within weeks of the investments. Full story
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. senators plan to press regulators on Thursday on whether they were asleep at the switch as now-bankrupt MF Global took on massive risky bets, and why hundreds millions of dollars in customer funds are still missing. Full story
Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., joins Morning Joe to share his thoughts on the death of Osama bin Laden and what can be done to help the state of Alabama after a series of tornadoes devastated the area.
President Barack Obama tours tornado damage with Tuscaloosa, Ala. Mayor Walter Maddox, Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley, third from left, Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., left, and others, Friday, April 29, 2011, Tuscaloosa, Ala.