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Government News

China data drags on Asian stocks, but Europe gains

China manufacturing drags on most Asian stock markets but sentiment holds up in Europe, US

Updated 56 minutes, 40 seconds ago

US special ops tried but failed to find hostages

US rescue mission in Syria this summer failed to find Americans held hostage by extremists

Updated 57 minutes, 08 seconds ago

As US airstrikes in Iraq grow, details stay thin

US is intensifying airstrikes in Iraq but details on how it is done are sometimes thin

Updated 57 minutes, 18 seconds ago

News Guide: Democrats top GOP campaign committees

News Guide: Democrats' House, Senate, central party committees outraise Republicans

Updated 57 minutes, 36 seconds ago

BofA's $17B settlement not as large as it appears

Bank of America settlement expected to be a record $17 billion, but true cost likely lower

Updated 03 minutes, 07 seconds ago

Why Bank of America deal might not cost it $17B

Accounting obscurities mean US settlement with Bank of America might not cost bank $17 billion

Updated 03 minutes, 32 seconds ago

Some Fed officials want to slow economic help soon

Some Fed officials argue that economy is improving fast enough to signal lower support

Updated 03 minutes, 35 seconds ago

Pryor's 'Obamacare' ad highlights his cancer fight

Pryor explains 'Obamacare' vote in new advertisement that highlights his fight against cancer

Updated 07 minutes, 36 seconds ago

US won't reveal records on health website security

Citing threats from hackers, US won't release security details for federal health care website

Updated 07 minutes, 37 seconds ago

Foley's death isn't changing views in Congress

Journalist's slaying not shifting positions in Congress on military action against extremists

Updated 16 minutes, 38 seconds ago

Laughs in Minnesota Senate race not from Franken

Who's funny in Minnesota's US Senate race? Not former comedian Franken

Updated 17 minutes, 29 seconds ago

Beheading spurs new attacks on Islamic militants

Angry over journalist's death, world powers consider new front against Islamic State

Updated 17 minutes, 33 seconds ago

Obama weighs broader move on legal immigration

Obama, meets with business, tech leaders, weighs broader executive move on immigration

Updated 17 minutes, 37 seconds ago

Yellen to give her outlook as Fed honeymoon fades

As Yellen prepares to detail her economic outlook, 6-month Fed honeymoon is likely to end soon

Updated 17 minutes, 39 seconds ago

US official: More airstrikes in Iraq

US official: More airstrikes in Iraq since video of journalist's death was released

Updated 17 minutes, 41 seconds ago

Labor orders reinstatement of nuclear whistleblower

The U.S. Department of Labor has ordered a Hanford Nuclear Reservation contractor to reinstate a worker who the department says was fired for voicing concerns about nuclear and environmental safety.

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 04:20am EDT

Judge: Justice Dept must provide list of documents

In Operation Fast and Furious, judge orders govt to turn over list of contested documents

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 04:20am EDT

AP NewsBreak: Navy kicks out 34 for nuke cheating

At least 34 sailors are being kicked out of the Navy for their roles in a cheating ring that operated undetected for at least seven years at a nuclear power training site.

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 03:38am EDT

US mission to rescue hostages in Syria failed

Special forces tried to rescue American hostages in Syria this summer but didn't find them

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 03:12am EDT

APNewsBreak: B ofA reaches $17B settlement with US

APNewsBreak: Bank of America reaches $17B settlement with US over sale of securities

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 03:10am EDT
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