1:41 pm, April 27, 2015

Government News

US stocks edge lower at start of busy week for earnings

US stocks slip in afternoon trading ahead of busy week for earnings, Fed meeting on rate

Updated 00 minutes, 24 seconds ago

Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general

Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general; replaces Eric Holder after 6-year tenure

Updated 03 minutes, 18 seconds ago

Kerry, Zarif set for nuke talks in NY as Senate weighs move

Obama administration seeks to advance Iran deal as Senate weighs how hard to press the brakes

Updated 03 minutes, 31 seconds ago

Compromise GOP budget hikes war funds, targets 'Obamacare'

Compromise House-Senate GOP budget hikes war funds, targets 'Obamacare'

Updated 00 minutes, 43 seconds ago

US Green Berets join in Nepal earthquake relief

US Green Berets who happened to be in Nepal when quake struck have stayed to join relief work

Updated 00 minutes, 51 seconds ago

With economy uncertain, no Fed rate hike is seen before fall

With US economy still uncertain, a Fed rate increase seems unlikely before fall at earliest

Updated 00 minutes, 56 seconds ago

White House to unveil Barack Obama state china

Blue inspired by Hawaii waters featured in Obama state china White House unveils Monday

Updated 01 minutes, 04 seconds ago

High court to consider lawsuits over personal data

Supreme Court will consider lawsuits against Web sites that publish inaccurate personal data

Updated 01 minutes, 05 seconds ago

Murray, mom in tennis shoes in '92, stands her ground

WA Democrat Murray, '92's 'mom in tennis shoes,' stands her ground in tradition-bound Senate

Updated 10 minutes, 37 seconds ago

US, Japan boost defense ties with eyes on China, NKorea

US, Japan boost defense relationship with eyes on threats from China, North Korea

Updated 10 minutes, 38 seconds ago

Kerry: Will urge Iran FM to push Yemen rebels to talks

Kerry says he will urge Iran FM to push Yemen rebels into political negotiations

Updated 10 minutes, 41 seconds ago

Q&A: Issues, possible legal outcomes in gay marriage cases

Q&A: Stakes, potential outcomes as the Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex marriage

Updated 11 minutes, 04 seconds ago

Court weighs excessive force against inmates awaiting trial

Supreme Court considers use of excessive force against inmates in jail awaiting trial

Updated 20 minutes, 55 seconds ago

Internet billionaires face off in renewed Texas space race

Space wranglers: Internet billionaires take different approaches to exploring new horizons

Updated 24 minutes, 59 seconds ago

Clinton Foundation acknowledges mistakes in revealing donors

Acting CEO of Clinton Foundation says it will work quickly to 'remedy' mistakes in disclosure

Updated 41 minutes, 00 seconds ago

Supporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments

Backers of Senate bill to give Congress a say on Iran nuclear deal swatting away amendments

Updated 1 hours, 24 minutes ago

Kerry to see Iranian FM as nuke talks hit end phase

Kerry to meet Iranian foreign minister at UN as nuclear talks enter end phase

Updated 1 hours, 32 minutes ago

Pentagon: US military sending aid to quake-ravaged Nepal

Pentagon: Disaster, search and rescue teams to arrive in quake ravaged Nepal on Monday

Updated 1 hours, 32 minutes ago

House rebels blame GOP leaders for falling contributions

As PAC contributions fall, some House GOP rebels who opposed Boehner blame party leaders

Updated 1 hours, 35 minutes ago

Obama turns 2016 hopefuls into comic fodder for media dinner

At correspondents' dinner, Obama playfully pokes at 2016 contenders as well as media elite

Monday - 04/27/2015, 11:40am EDT
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