7:42 am, November 28, 2014

Government News

US to close family detention center in New Mexico

White House to close family immigrant detention center in New Mexico, expand jails elsewhere

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 01:50pm EST

Kerry condemns Jerusalem synagogue attack

Kerry condemns attack on Jerusalem synagogue, demands Palestinian leaders halt incitement

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 01:50pm EST

Federal gov't health websites come up short

Investigators: Government fails to provide adequate data on Medicare provider cost and quality

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 01:40pm EST

Colombian rebels acknowledge capture of general

Colombian rebels leave door open to negotiating captured general's release

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 01:17pm EST

High court asked to rule on tour-guide licensing

US Supreme Court may take up tour-guide licensing laws; some say they violate 1st Amendment

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 11:30am EST

US orders its Europe troops to keep low profile

US military orders Europe troops not to wear uniforms off base after threat assessment

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 11:20am EST

SPIN METER: Obama is firm but vague on immigration

SPIN METER: What does Obama mean when he promises he will help immigrants 'get legal?'

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 11:14am EST

Administration says working well

Obama administration says working well as 100,000 submit new applications

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 10:46am EST

Europeans have prominent role in beheading video

European militants have prominent role in Islamic State group's video of beheadings

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 06:00am EST

Federal gov't falls short on more health websites

Investigators: Government fails to provide adequate data on Medicare provider cost and quality

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 04:40am EST

2 GOP presidents acted unilaterally on immigration

Reagan, Bush acted unilaterally on immigration, setting precedent for Obama

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 03:54am EST

Gay marriage issue squarely before high court

Appeal by lesbian couple from Michigan puts gay marriage issue squarely before high court

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 03:34am EST

Keystone Pipeline vote on Tuesday

Maine's Sen. King says he is a 'probable no" on Keystone vote, but not definitely opposed.

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 03:28am EST

Hagel says US speeding up training of Iraqi forces

Pentagon chief says US is speeding up training of Iraqi forces fighting Islamic State group

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 02:42am EST

Missouri governor activates National Guard

Missouri governor activates National Guard in advance of Ferguson grand jury decision

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 01:30am EST

White House threatens to veto EPA related bills

White House issues veto threat against GOP bills that place restrictions on the EPA

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 01:20am EST

Iran talks: taking stock a week before deadline

Where things stand: Iran talks approach Nov. 24 deadline with main issues unresolved

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 12:54am EST

Air Force working to open last 7 jobs to women

Air Force working on plans to allow women to compete for last 7 male-only jobs in the service

Monday - 11/17/2014, 08:25pm EST

Kerry: US 'not intimidated' by Islamic militants

In aftermath of grisly killing, Kerry underscores need for US involvement in Mideast

Monday - 11/17/2014, 08:25pm EST

Bipartisan bill to revamp federal child care aid

Congress sends President Obama bipartisan bill updating federal child care grants to states

Monday - 11/17/2014, 07:50pm EST
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