2:23 pm, August 29, 2014

Government News

Correction: Film Crew-Train Crash story

Correction: Film Crew-Train Crash story

Friday - 08/15/2014, 11:10am EDT

Sen. Enzi denies his office benefited son's firm

Sen. Mike Enzi of Wyoming says his position didn't help son's firm receive stimulus grant

Friday - 08/15/2014, 04:20am EDT

For Obama, pitfalls and power in addressing race

For Obama, addressing intersection of race and the law carries pitfalls and power

Friday - 08/15/2014, 03:10am EDT

Report: FBI improves national security letter use

Report: FBI has improved use of national security letters but more work still needed

Friday - 08/15/2014, 03:00am EDT

US commends al-Maliki for stepping aside

US expresses hope that Iraqi power shift unite Iraqis against Islamic State militants

Friday - 08/15/2014, 02:10am EDT

Candidate drops bid for Montana US Senate race

Wanzenried drops bid to win Montana Democratic nomination for US Senate

Friday - 08/15/2014, 01:10am EDT

VA chief: Firings of workers a deliberate process

VA Secretary McDonald says employees who are being fired must be given due process

Friday - 08/15/2014, 12:30am EDT

Today in History

Today in History

Friday - 08/15/2014, 12:08am EDT

Sentencing panel to weigh economic crime penalties

US Sentencing Commission identifies review of economic crime penalties as a priority

Friday - 08/15/2014, 12:02am EDT

US military takes 1st step in relocation in Japan

US military takes 1st step in relocation of troops on Japan's southern Okinawa island

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 11:24pm EDT

Sept. 11 suspect pushes for details of FBI inquiry

Sept. 11 suspect's lawyer may quit over lack of details on FBI probes of defense team members

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:20pm EDT

Hawaii judge upholds timing of makeup primary

Hawaii judge rejects move to postpone makeup primary election; polls to open Friday

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 09:00pm EDT

Family asks Justice Dept. to oversee 2nd autopsy

Lawyer: Family of Missouri teen killed by cop asking Justice Department to oversee 2nd autopsy

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 07:28pm EDT

Lawsuit challenges loss to Sen. Cochran in Miss.

McDaniel asks Miss. judge to declare him winner or order new runoff against Sen. Thad Cochran

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 07:19pm EDT

Media groups present petition supporting reporter

Media advocates hand Justice Dep't. a petition supporting subpoenaed New York Times reporter

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 06:40pm EDT

Obama confers on Ebola with African leaders

Obama tells presidents of Liberia, Sierra Leone, US committed to help contain Ebola outbreak

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 06:10pm EDT

Businessman makes plea deal in Navy bribery case

Chesapeake businessman pleads guilty to giving gratuity to public official in bribery case

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Obama: US broke militants' siege on Iraq mountain

Obama: US broke militants' siege on Iraqi mountaintop; though airstrike will continue

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Ex-peanut plant head says he lied about salmonella

Ex-Georgia peanut plant manager says he lied to FDA investigators during salmonella outbreak

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 04:48pm EDT

Ebola may be scary, but most shouldn't be afraid

Understanding Ebola: A 'dreadful, merciless virus,' but most people shouldn't be afraid

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 04:40pm EDT

Iraq isn't Syria: Congress on board this time

A year after objecting to strikes against Syria, Congress is OK with Obama's Iraq intervention

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 07:08am EDT

Nuclear regulator calls for comment on Sequoyah

Nuclear regulator calls for public comment on environmental impact of renewing Sequoyah plant

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 05:27am EDT

US sends 130 more troops to Iraq

Pentagon sends 130 more troops to northern Iraq as US military role deepens

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 04:57am EDT

Obama administration eases part of lobbying rule

Obama administration eases key part of lobbying restriction after court defeat

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 04:43am EDT

Kerry visits Solomon Islands, sees WWII memorials

Kerry in Solomon Islands to talk climate change, commemorate bloody Guadalcanal battles

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 04:41am EDT

Watchdog: Officials didn't OK immigrant releases

Watchdog report: Homeland Security secretary unaware of release of 2,228 immigrants from jails

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 04:36am EDT

FCC's Pai supports repeal of NFL TV blackout rules

FCC commissioner Pai, on the 'side of sports fans,' supports repeal of NFL's TV blackout rules

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 04:36am EDT
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