7:51 am, September 17, 2014

Government News

House votes to block EPA water rules

GOP-controlled House votes to block new rule clarifying EPA role in Clean Water Act

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 08:40am EDT

Study: More pilots testing positive for drugs

More pilots in fatal crashes testing positive for legal and illegal drugs, NTSB study says

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 03:44am EDT

Safety board finds multiple errors in UPS crash

Accident board finds multiple pilot errors in fatal crash of UPS cargo plane

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 03:26am EDT

News Guide: Highlights of primary elections

News Guide: Brown wins in New Hampshire, Tierney loses in Massachusetts, in Tuesday's primary

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 03:12am EDT

Obama to seek arms, training for Syrian opposition

Obama to seek arms, training for Syrian opposition, undertake a broader strategy on militants

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 03:10am EDT

Democrat Moulton sets sights on congressional seat

Democrat Moulton, Republican Tisei to vie for Massachusetts' 6th Congressional District seat

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 03:08am EDT

US Rep. Tierney concedes defeat in Dem primary

US Rep. Tierney concedes defeat in Massachusetts Democratic primary to ex-Marine Moulton

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 01:58am EDT

Judge rejects latest bid to keep oyster farm open

Federal judge rejects latest bid by restaurants to keep Northern California oyster farm open

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 01:30am EDT

Senate candidates in Colo. clash on foreign policy

Colorado's Senate candidates turn to foreign affairs as Islamic State threat draws attention

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 01:00am EDT

Brown wins GOP primary in bid for US Senate return

Brown wins Republican New Hampshire primary in bid for return to US Senate from 2nd state

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 12:12am EDT

Justice Dept. IG complains of interference

The Justice Department's inspector general said Tuesday that his staff is routinely blocked from getting access to documents it needs for audits and reviews of the department and its law enforcement agencies.

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 10:50pm EDT

Congress considers review of police military gear

Congress considers more oversight, accountability of police agencies that get US military gear

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 10:14pm EDT

House GOP to extend Export-Import Bank authority

House Republicans moved Tuesday to extend the authority of the Export-Import Bank this month as part of a government-wide funding bill needed to prevent a shutdown at month's end.

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 10:00pm EDT

Brown wins New Hampshire Republican Senate primary

Brown wins New Hampshire Republican primary; to face Shaheen as he eyes return to US Senate

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 08:50pm EDT

American recovery drives the dollar sharply higher

US dollar looks like safe haven in gloomy world, rises sharply against other major currencies

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 08:34pm EDT

Fed ramps pressure for biggest US banks to shrink

Fed ramping up pressure for biggest US banks to shrink to become less risky for system

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 08:31pm EDT

Witness: Conspiracy with ex-governor was unspoken

Key prosecution witness characterizes conspiracy with former Connecticut governor as unspoken

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 08:30pm EDT

Biden: Domestic violence a stain on US character

Biden calls domestic violence a stain on the US; aims to let victims sue in federal court

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 07:10pm EDT

Miss. high court sets Senate race appeal schedule

Miss. Supreme Court sets arguments for candidate to revive Senate primary loss legal challenge

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 06:50pm EDT

A child of Guatemala seeks a seat in Congress

A child of Guatemala _ and the US _ runs for Congress, has strong ideas about immigration law

Saturday - 09/06/2014, 03:32pm EDT
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