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.
5 Things To Know About Ebola, From The CDC
October 02 2014 9:02 PM
The Centers for Disease Control held an hour-long Twitter chat to answer the public's questions about the Ebola outbreak.
Hedge Fund Crook Rajaratnam Accused Of Funding Tamil Terror
October 02 2014 4:40 PM
The biggest insider trading case in history isn’t the only legal trouble for Raj Rajaratnam.
Obama: US Economy Better Off By Every Measure Than 2008
October 02 2014 4:23 PM
The president defended his administration's handling of the economy in a speech Thursday at Northwestern University.
Liberia To Prosecute American Ebola Patient
October 02 2014 1:38 PM
Liberia accused Thomas Eric Duncan of lying about coming into contact with a relative who contracted Ebola.
Homemade Gas Masks Worn By Hong Kong Demonstrators
October 02 2014 11:11 AM
Hong Kong demonstrators are now handing out homemade gas masks after police used tear gas and pepper spray on protesters.
Rand Paul Says US Downplaying Ebola Virus
October 02 2014 10:53 AM
The Kentucky senator said it would "be a big mistake" to downplay Ebola's impact on the United States.
Illinois GOP Candidate Touts Career Making Fees Off Pensions
October 02 2014 8:57 AM
The Republican candidate for governor in Illinois promotes his career making millions from public pension investments.