GOP Slams Another Pro-Labor Executive Order
February 26 2015 1:30 PM EST
Republicans railed against the executive order, which aims to improve labor standards at federal contractors.
‘We Cannot Have A Two-Tiered Internet’
February 26 2015 1:15 PM EST
The FCC just approved unprecedented new open-Internet rules that would reclassify broadband as a public utility.
GOP Demands Release Of Cuomo's Book Contract
February 26 2015 12:51 PM EST
Republicans want to see the deal the New York governor got from Murdoch's News Corp. after he backed initiatives helping the company.
Loretta Lynch AG Nomination Goes To Full Senate For Vote
February 26 2015 12:42 PM EST
The fact that Loretta Lynch's attorney general nomination won bipartisan support argues for her approval by the full Senate, a civil rights group said.
Boehner Blows Kisses
February 26 2015 12:38 PM EST
House Speaker Boehner appeared tired of questions about a Homeland Security shutdown. So he blew some kisses.
Firefighter Salaries Threatened By DHS Shutdown
February 26 2015 12:23 PM EST
A Department of Homeland Security shutdown means 1,800 firefighters will lose their pay and response times will skyrocket.
Mexico Condemns Shooting In Texas
February 26 2015 11:59 AM EST
Mexico's government denounced the police shooting of an unarmed Mexican immigrant in Texas, the second incident of its kind this month.
How To Work Out Like Beyonce
February 26 2015 10:32 AM EST
Beyonce does standing oblique crunches, sit-ups with a medicine ball, punches with weights, lunges and jump squats.
Local Police Departments Learn Spanish In Communities With Undocumented Immigrants
February 26 2015 9:28 AM EST
Police departments around the nation have embraced Spanish-language learning for officers.
Haitians Protest Dominican Republic's Alleged Immigrant Abuse
February 26 2015 9:14 AM EST
“Despite our diversity, despite our differences, we are a country, we exist and we deserve respect," a protest leader said.
Blessed Are The Dealmakers, If You Can Find Them
February 26 2015 9:01 AM EST
Homeland Security funding is just the year's first fiscal fight. Who in the U.S. Congress can step up and negotiate a deal?
Donald Trump 'Serious' About 2016: Should We Believe Him?
February 26 2015 8:26 AM EST
While Trump has hired staff in key primary states, he may be underestimating the need to raise funds in 2016.
Donations To Clinton Foundation Under Scrutiny
February 26 2015 4:44 AM EST
Hillary Clinton has faced increasing scrutiny for her, and the foundation's, ties to corporate and foreign governmental interests.
Former Defense Contractor Pleads Guilty To Leaking US Military Documents To Iran
February 26 2015 3:54 AM EST
Mozaffar Khazaee pleaded guilty to disclosing information about the F35 Joint Strike Fighter and F-22 Raptor programs to Iran.
Meet Rahm Emanuel's Rival For Chicago Mayor
February 26 2015 2:01 AM EST
Jesus 'Chuy' Garcia has won the support of many liberal groups in Chicago, but faces an uphill battle to unseat the well-funded Emanuel.
NY Trial Reveals Documents Seized In Raid That Killed Osama Bin Laden
February 26 2015 1:44 AM EST
Abid Naseer is accused of planning attacks in the U.S., England and Russia, but the 28-year-old has pleaded not guilty to the charges.
'They Don’t Care About Us'
February 26 2015 12:23 AM EST
Three years to the day since Trayvon Martin was killed, young African-Americans are frustrated their place in society has not improved.
Trayvon Martin's Father Says Hate Crime 'Bar Is Too High' For Prosecution: Report
February 25 2015 11:01 PM EST
“Trayvon would have to be here to tell his story,” Tracy Martin reportedly said Wednesday, after investigators said there was insufficient evidence to charge George Zimmerman for killing his son.
GOP Holding DHS 'Hostage,' Obama Says
February 25 2015 9:47 PM EST
At a town hall discussion, President Obama accused Republicans of holding the Department of Homeland Security "hostage" over his immigration policies.
US Labs Now Test 72% More Animals: PETA
February 25 2015 9:29 PM EST
A dramatic rise in animals used for experiments comes despite a push by American consumers for cruelty-free products.