6:44 pm, August 30, 2014

Government News

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

Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

Embattled Democratic senator plays up Alaska roots in race

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 02:44am EDT

GOP's Senate candidate: Alaska is my home, too

Who's more Alaskan? Republican Senate candidate Dan Sullivan dismisses Democratic criticism

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 01:58am EDT

High court blocks same-sex unions in Virginia

Supreme Court puts same-sex marriage on hold in Virginia pending outcome of high-court appeal

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 12:50am EDT

FBI chief calls Islamic terror group 'savages'

FBI director calls Islamic terror group behind journalist slaying 'savages'

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 10:20pm EDT

McConnell, Grimes spar at Kentucky farm forum

McConnell, Grimes go on attack during 1st joint appearance in Kentucky Senate race

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 08:16pm EDT

Obama to speak after militants behead American

Obama to deliver statement in aftermath of video showing beheading of US journalist

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 07:50pm EDT

Report: Firefighting costs eroding conservation

Obama administration says costs of fighting wildfires takes long-term toll on forest programs

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 07:46pm EDT

US offers new bounties for Haqqani network members

US offers new rewards for info on location of top Haqqani network members, leader

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 06:50pm EDT

Text of Obama's remarks on slain journalist

Text of Obama's remarks on killing of journalist James Foley by Islamic extremists

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 06:22pm EDT

Obama: US won't stop confronting Islamic State

Obama says US won't stop confronting Islamic State extremists despite journalist's killing

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 06:10pm EDT

US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,200

At least 2,200 US military deaths in Afghanistan since 2001

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 05:19pm EDT

US government sells 400,000 acres offshore Texas

US government finds bidders for 400,000 acres offshore Texas for oil and gas exploration

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 04:30pm EDT

After somber statement, Obama golfs with friends

Obama golfs with friends after somber statement on death of American journalist

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 03:40pm EDT
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