Warren Slams Citigroup Bid To Dilute Derivatives Regs
December 13 2014 1:35 AM
The senator lashed out at the banking titan, saying: "Dodd-Frank isn't perfect. It should have broken you into pieces."
Iran Hackers May Target US Energy, Defense Firms, FBI Warns
December 12 2014 11:56 PM
FBI has warned US businesses to be on the alert for a sophisticated Iranian hacking operation, according to a confidential agency document.
NYT Journalist Won't Be Prosecuted As Part Of CIA Trial
December 12 2014 8:38 PM
James Risen was scheduled to testify in a trial against a former CIA officer who allegedly revealed a botched intelligence plan.
Senate Passes $585B Military Authorization
December 12 2014 8:01 PM
The authorization, already approved by the House, passed by a vote of 89-11 and now heads to the president's desk.
Sanders To Lead Left On Budget Committee
December 12 2014 7:05 PM
Sanders will replace Sen. Patty Murray, though the GOP still has yet to introduce a Republican chairman.
'Waiting Around' For The Spending Bill
December 12 2014 5:50 PM
The House quickly, quietly passed a deadline extension: It may take another five days before the Senate passes the $1.1 trillion cromnibus.
Three Shot At High School In Portland, Oregon
December 12 2014 5:46 PM
Police believe the shooting at a corner near Rosemary Anderson High School may have been gang-related.
Doctors Describe 'Rectal Feeding' As Torture
December 12 2014 4:19 PM
Doctors call "rectal hydration" torture, despite ex-CIA Director Gen. Michael Hayden's claims that it's a "medical" procedure.
Obama 'Doing Fine' After Acid Reflux Diagnosis
December 12 2014 4:12 PM
"It's a classic example of, if it weren't for the press pool, nobody would know about it," President Barack Obama said Friday.
FBI To Investigate Hanging Death Of Black Teen
December 12 2014 4:10 PM
Lennon Lacy's death was ruled a suicide, but suspicions about the circumstances have gotten the FBI involved.
'I Can't Breathe' Won't Necessarily Stop Police
December 12 2014 4:02 PM
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio says there's a culture problem in the NYPD, but officers say they have a job to take control of an arrest.
CIA Torture Report: 'It Wasn’t Shocking To Muslims'
December 12 2014 3:49 PM
Muslim leaders in the U.S. described the report as anything but groundbreaking.
DC Rally Planned Saturday For Brown, Garner
December 12 2014 2:05 PM
Dozens of protests across the country have been organized to complement the Justice for All March in Washington, D.C.
Police Killing Of 12-Year-Old Cleveland Boy Ruled A Homicide
December 12 2014 1:47 PM
“He was my baby,” Tamir Rice's mother told CBS News this week.
'A Lifeline' In Jeopardy
December 12 2014 12:59 PM
A plan in Congress to cut Pell Grant funding by $303M would make it harder for minority and lower-income students to attend college.
CIA Knew Torture Was Useless 25 Years Ago
December 12 2014 12:09 PM
A 1989 report from the CIA to Congress stated that “inhumane physical or psychological techniques are counterproductive."
Dreams Of A Unified Iraq Are Still Just That
December 12 2014 10:36 AM
The fight against the Islamic State group has pushed fractious Iraqis together, but national unity is just a shaky façade.
Alberto Mora: DOJ's Poor Efforts Facilitated CIA Torture Program
December 12 2014 10:27 AM
“What a different place we’d be in today if the Department of Justice had not performed so abominably," the former U.S. Navy Counsel said.
San Diego Sex-Traffickers Indicted
December 12 2014 7:58 AM
The 22 members and associates, who were part of the "Tycoons" group, reportedly forced underage girls into prostitution.
Romney Warming To 2016 Run: Report
December 12 2014 5:53 AM
Romney has judged the likely Republican contenders for the 2016 presidential election as weak, and is considering a third attempt.