2:52 am, April 17, 2014

Government News

A tale of 2 US employment surveys, at a glance

A tale of 2 employment surveys, covering US households and businesses, at a glance

Friday - 04/04/2014, 06:29pm EDT

Q&A: Status update as health law marks a milestone

Q&A: It's hard to define success as health care overhaul marks a milestone _ sort of

Friday - 04/04/2014, 06:14pm EDT

Gay group raps White House on discrimination order

Gay group criticizes White House for calling executive order on discrimination 'redundant'

Friday - 04/04/2014, 05:50pm EDT

Oil prices rise on US jobs report

Oil prices rise after US jobs report, but end slightly lower for the week

Friday - 04/04/2014, 05:28pm EDT

Republican candidate in Georgia uses Obama in ad

GOP Senate hopeful uses Obama images, impersonator in ads ahead of Georgia primary

Friday - 04/04/2014, 04:59pm EDT

US business hiring finally tops recession losses

US employers added 192,000 jobs in March; growth in construction, retail and health care

Friday - 04/04/2014, 04:40pm EDT

IRS paid $53 million to whistleblowers in 2013

IRS paid $53 million last year to 122 whistleblowers who turned in big-time tax cheats

Friday - 04/04/2014, 04:40pm EDT

Holder: Justice investigating high-speed trading

Attorney General Holder says Department of Justice investigating high-frequency stock trading

Friday - 04/04/2014, 04:10pm EDT

House GOP moves against health care law

House GOP votes to change health care law's definition of full-time work

Friday - 04/04/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Senators urge US to deny visa to Iran ambassador

29 Republican senators call on Obama to deny visa to Iran ambassador involved in 1979 siege

Friday - 04/04/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Kerry outdoes himself in new diplomatic frenzy

John Kerry, diplomatic dervish, takes on Ukraine, Mideast in extended whirlwind of travel

Friday - 04/04/2014, 03:52pm EDT

Space station sidesteps space junk again

Call it the orbital two-step; Space station dodges space junk for second time in 3 weeks

Friday - 04/04/2014, 03:40pm EDT

Portraits by George W. Bush go on display

Former President George W. Bush produces portraits of world leaders including Putin, Havel

Friday - 04/04/2014, 03:05pm EDT

US optimism ebbs over Myanmar reforms

Optimism in Washington over Myanmar's transformation ebbs as Muslims' plight worsens

Friday - 04/04/2014, 02:14pm EDT

Senate committee OKs release of CIA torture report

White House backs declassification of CIA torture report after Senate panel OKs release

Friday - 04/04/2014, 01:56pm EDT

Lawmakers push EPA for more time on water rule

Lawmakers, groups urge EPA to reconsider rule on wetlands protection, saying it is overreach

Friday - 04/04/2014, 01:27pm EDT

Feds reach $5.15B settlement over mining cleanup

Feds reaches $5.15B settlement with Anadarko for cleanup of mining sites

Friday - 04/04/2014, 11:56am EDT

Jobless benefits bill set to pass Senate on Monday

Jobless benefits bill clears final pre-passage hurdle in Senate; final vote on Monday

Friday - 04/04/2014, 11:00am EDT

Palin and Handel campaign in Georgia's Senate race

With Palin at her side, GOP Senate candidate in Ga. argues she's best bet to beat Democrat

Friday - 04/04/2014, 06:26am EDT

Serial killer executed with Texas' new drug supply

Texas executes serial killer with new supply of lethal drug from secret provider

Friday - 04/04/2014, 05:38am EDT
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