Why The Kansas Supreme Court Sided With FedEx Drivers
October 04 2014 10:43 PM
The ruling comes a month after a California judge dismissed FedEx’s claim that its drivers are freelancers not direct employees.
Pennsylvania Governor's Appointee Refuses To Resign After Pornographic Email Scandal
October 04 2014 4:52 PM
Former and current employees of the Pennsylvania attorney general’s office allegedly exchanged hundreds of emails with pornographic content.
Canada Plans To Join Anti-ISIS Coalition In Iraq
October 04 2014 10:15 AM
Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Canada seeks to "significantly degrade" the capabilities of the Islamic State group.
Ebola Outbreak Causes Crunch In Distribution Of Hazmat Suits
October 04 2014 9:29 AM
International aid organizations fighting Ebola are having trouble getting hazmat suits to health-care workers in Africa.
With Most Texas Abortion Clinics Closed, What Are The Alternatives?
October 03 2014 5:52 PM
Women in Texas now have very limited options in seeking legal abortions: Only seven clinics remain open in the state, and travel expenses could make the procedure prohibitive for low-income women.
Ebola In Dallas: Hazmat Team Enters, Family Exits
October 03 2014 5:37 PM
Louise Troh, her son and two nephews were seen exiting the Dallas apartment where they have been quarantined since Monday.
Ebola-Related Travel Ban 'Would Backfire'
October 03 2014 5:05 PM
Public health experts agree that restricting flights from West Africa would not help contain the Ebola epidemic.
Why The Strong Jobs Report May Be Too Late To Help Democrats
October 03 2014 3:36 PM
The latest jobs report is the final one before midterm elections, and it may be too late to help Democrats keep control of the Senate.
Most Republicans Say They'll Vote In Midterms To Oppose Obama
October 03 2014 3:17 PM
President Obama may not be on the ballot in 2014, but his policies will be.
White House To Address US Response To Deadly Ebola Outbreak
October 03 2014 3:03 PM
Senior White House officials are expected to speak about the Ebola outbreak around 4:30 p.m. EDT.
African-Americans Eye Secret Service With Suspicion
October 03 2014 12:48 PM
After a string of security failures, some blacks believe the Secret Service is deliberately slipping in protecting President Obama.
US Eases Arms Embargo On Vietnam After Three Decades
October 03 2014 9:44 AM
The policy shift was announced after Vietnam's foreign minister, Pham Binh Minh, met U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in Washington.
Porno Email Scandal Forces 2 Top Pennsylvania Officials To Resign
October 03 2014 9:37 AM
The two officials, who allegedly exchanged emails with pornographic content, were working under Gov. Tom Corbett, when he was Attorney General.
Ferguson Police Arrest 6 Overnight, Including Journalist
October 03 2014 6:29 AM
The police had arrested them shouting that they were being arrested on charges of “inciting violence” and “failure to obey.”
Colorado School Board Pushes Plan For 'Patriotic' AP History, Despite Protests
October 03 2014 5:20 AM
The Jefferson County Board of Education had proposed for a history course that removes parts promoting civil disobedience.
DoJ Plea To Keep Gitmo Force-Feeding Hearings Secret Rejected
October 03 2014 4:24 AM
A federal judge dismissed arguments from the DoJ that an open hearing could jeopardize national security.
US Heroin Deaths Double In Link To Prescription Painkillers: CDC
October 03 2014 3:55 AM
The over-prescribing of painkillers is fuelling nearly 17,000 annual deaths from overdoses in the United States, says the CDC.
NBC News Cameraman Diagnosed With Ebola Virus Disease
October 03 2014 3:04 AM
Ashoka Mukpo, a cameraman for NBC News, tested positive for the Ebola virus. He and the rest of the crew will be flown back to the U.S.
Court Ruling Allows Texas To Impose Severe Restrictions On Abortion
October 03 2014 1:44 AM
Abortion rights advocates have criticized the ruling, which will require many of the state's abortion clinics to cease operations.
ISIS War's First US Casualty: Marine Lost in Persian Gulf
October 02 2014 10:37 PM
The Navy has called off the search for a Marine airman who bailed out of a plane.