3:56 pm, November 21, 2014

Government News

3 astronauts land safely in Kazakhstan steppe

Russian Soyuz with 3 astronauts from International Space Station lands safely in Kazakhstan

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 10:18am EST

Aid groups in Myanmar trip over links to elite

Doing good in Myanmar is a murky business for foreign aid groups tied to powerful elites

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 10:12am EST

US, China unveil ambitious climate change goals

In bid to boost climate treaty, US, China set new goals for cutting greenhouse gas emissions

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 08:30am EST

Admin. dials back goal for health law sign-ups

Obama administration dials back expectations for 2015 health law sign-ups

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 08:26am EST

Security agents train to stop the next Benghazi

In 'Erehwon,' fantasy city at Virginia base, security agents learn to stop the next Benghazi

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 06:38am EST

Justices review racial makeup of Alabama districts

Role reversal at Supreme Court: Democrats argue GOP draws Alabama districts based on race

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 05:52am EST

Republican Dan Sullivan wins Senate race in Alaska

Republican Dan Sullivan defeats Mark Begich for Senate seat in Alaska

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 05:28am EST

White House turns to girls of color

White House turns focus to girls of color after focusing on boys

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 05:20am EST

China's president claims progress on human rights

Chinese President Xi claims huge progress on human rights; still room for improvement

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 04:18am EST

Obama calls Ebola doctor, commends him for service

Obama calls doctor who recovered from Ebola, commends him for helping stop spread of virus

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 03:34am EST

Army trauma expert quit after admitting PhD fraud

A statistician at an Army research lab claimed graduate degrees she didn't earn

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 03:32am EST

Bush father, son want Jeb Bush run for White House

George W. Bush says 41st and 43rd presidents believe Jeb Bush 'ought to run' for White House

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 01:04am EST

Brunei queen's jewelry tops Obama diplomatic gifts

Brunei queen's jewelry gift to Michelle Obama ranks as most expensive diplomatic gift in 2013

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

Myanmar falls short on key reform pledges to US

Myanmar falls short on key reform pledges made to Obama 2 years ago

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

Senators: we're optimistic Cuba to free contractor

US senators say Cuba trip makes them optimistic contractor Alan Gross can be freed soon

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 11:33pm EST

John Doar, ex-DOJ civil rights lawyer, dies at 92

John Doar, '60s Justice Department civil rights lawyer who fought discrimination, dies at 92

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 09:57pm EST

Hagel sports face bandage at Veterans Day ceremony

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel appears at Veterans Day ceremony with cheek bandaged

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 07:43pm EST

US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,207

At least 2,207 US military deaths in Afghanistan since 2001

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 06:30pm EST

NKorea rescue mission delayed by plane trouble

Clapper late to North Korea to retrieve American detainees due to broken plane

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 04:50pm EST

Ryan, Chaffetz likely among new House panel heads

Republicans remains in charge of House, but committee chairmen likely to be rearranged

Saturday - 11/08/2014, 05:08am EST
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