McCain Says GOP Should Focus On Governing
November 12 2014 8:01 PM
Sen. John McCain would vote for a full repeal of President Obama's health care law, but doesn't think it's actually going to happen.
Judge Approves Settlement For US Ebola Victim's Family
November 12 2014 6:27 PM
Duncan’s nephew, Josephus Weeks, had alleged that his uncle’s death was partly due to his race, nationality and lack of insurance.
How The US Can Meet Obama's Climate Targets
November 12 2014 5:58 PM
Regulations to curb power plant and tailpipe pollution, methane and refrigerants could help slash U.S. emissions.
'New Level' Push With China Is Tough Sell At Home
November 12 2014 5:25 PM
Obama wants to take things "to a new level" with China -- but his time to do it is limited, and China knows it.
Louisiana Runoff Pushes Vote On Keystone XL
November 12 2014 4:48 PM
The still-undecided Louisiana Senate race has prompted quick movement on a long-dormant project.
ACLU Sues US Army For Barring Sikh Student
November 12 2014 4:18 PM
The ACLU filed a lawsuit Monday against the U.S. Army for forcing Sikh student to shave his beard and remove his turban before enlisting.
Putin's Chilly Reception At APEC
November 12 2014 4:05 PM
The Russian president didn't get the warmest welcome in China this week, and things may stay chilly at the G-20 summit.
Mass. Town Could Be First In US To Ban Tobacco Sales
November 12 2014 3:04 PM
The ban would prohibit sales of all tobacco and nicotine products, including electronic cigarettes and smokeless tobacco.
UN Investigators To Press US On Overseas Torture
November 12 2014 3:02 PM
A U.N. panel is pressing the U.S. to clarify its position on torture in areas like "black sites" and nongovernment territories.
'Bumps And Biases' Marked Loretta Lynch's Early Career
November 12 2014 2:57 PM
"I would go out to take depositions and be mistaken for the court reporter all the time,” as a young black lawyer, Lynch said.
GOP Blasts Obama For Carbon Emissions Pledge
November 12 2014 1:07 PM
Republicans lawmakers are seething over President Obama's announcement that the U.S. struck a deal with China to address climate change.
US-China Emissions Deal Won't Stop Climate Change
November 12 2014 12:11 PM
President Obama and Chinese leader Xi Jinping agreed to curb greenhouse gas emissions in a first-of-its-kind deal Wednesday. Will it be enough?
3 US Sailors 'Sacked' By Turkish Youth Group
November 12 2014 10:56 AM
The men targeted are believed to be sailors who were aboard the USS Ross, a warship docked in Istanbul after NATO training exercises in the Black Sea.
Russia Bomber Patrols To Reach Gulf Of Mexico
November 12 2014 10:28 AM
“In the current situation we have to maintain military presence in the western Atlantic and eastern Pacific," Sergei Shoigu said.
Republicans Want 'To Put An Asterisk' On Obama
November 12 2014 9:31 AM
Republicans would likely have the votes to impeach Obama, but not to convict the president and remove him from office.
Sullivan Beats Begich In Alaska Senate Race
November 12 2014 7:57 AM
Begich can't overcome the 8,000-vote lead Sullivan has as the counting of absentee and provisional ballots started.
UN Anti-Torture Panel Seeks Answers From US Officials
November 12 2014 7:33 AM
The U.N. committee also asked officials to elaborate on steps taken by the U.S. to comply with Obama’s "clear" guidance against torture.
China, US Strike Climate Change Deal
November 11 2014 11:28 PM
Under the terms of the ambitious pact, Xi Jinping agreed to cap emissions for the first time while Obama pledged deeper cuts for the U.S.
Ebola Victim's Family Reaches 'Resolution' With Hospital
November 11 2014 10:03 PM
The family of the first U.S. Ebola victim will address the media Wednesday in regards to this "resolution."
3 Colorado Girls A Textbook Case Of 'Wireless Caliphate'
November 11 2014 9:06 PM
Three Colorado teenagers who tried to join the Islamic State in Syria seem to have been radicalized through social media.