7:39 am, August 27, 2014

Government News

VA says no proof delays in care caused vets to die

VA says investigators find no proof that delays in care caused Phoenix veterans to die

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 02:03am EDT

Obama back in DC amid crises, as if he never left

Obama juggling Islamic militants, Russian provocations and more upon return to capital

Monday - 08/25/2014, 09:36pm EDT

Cops called after fliers fight over seat recline

A United jet was diverted after a passenger used gadget to prohibit another from reclining

Monday - 08/25/2014, 09:30pm EDT

CDC director to visit Ebola outbreak countries

CDC director to visit health officials, hospitals in West Africa nations hit by Ebola outbreak

Monday - 08/25/2014, 06:42pm EDT

Sen. Rand Paul calls Hillary Clinton a 'war hawk'

Rand Paul: Clinton a 'war hawk,' says voters will worry she will get US in another Mideast war

Monday - 08/25/2014, 05:40pm EDT

Survey: Economists say Fed is on 'the right track'

Economists say Federal Reserve is on 'the right track', expect interest rates to rise in 2015

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:50pm EDT

NASA: Former astronaut Nagel dies after illness

NASA: Former astronaut Nagel dies at 67 after long illness

Monday - 08/25/2014, 02:52pm EDT

Primary challenger concedes to US Rep. DesJarlais

Challenger to scandal-plagued US Rep. DesJarlais concedes 38-vote GOP primary loss in Tenn.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 12:50pm EDT

Obama back at White House after summer 'vacation'

Obama returns to White House after 2 weeks of summer 'vacation' on Martha's Vineyard

Monday - 08/25/2014, 04:46am EDT

Obama again faces tug of military action in Syria

Obama again faces tug of military action in Syria following militants' murder of American

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:56am EDT

Obama's summer vacation by the numbers

Obama's 2 weeks of summer vacation on Martha's Vineyard, by the numbers

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:50am EDT

White House aides to attend Michael Brown funeral

President Obama sending 3 White House aides to Michael Brown funeral in St. Louis

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:40am EDT

US says American held in Syria has been freed

US says American held in Syria for nearly 2 years by al-Qaida-linked group has been freed

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:32am EDT

As conference ends, economists give clashing views

As Fed's Jackson Hole conference ends, economists offer clashing views of central bank policy

Monday - 08/25/2014, 12:44am EDT

NASA says rocket launch from Wallops successful

NASA says Department of Defense rocket successfully launched from Wallops Flight Facility

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 01:30pm EDT

At Jackson Hole, central bankers eye varying goals

World's central bankers pursue sometimes conflicting policies as economic prospects diverge

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 12:16pm EDT

China defends intercepting US Navy plane

China says intercept of US spy plane was professional, urges end to close-in reconnaissance

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 10:40am EDT

Officials: White House reviewing equipment program

Officials say Obama orders a review of programs that help police obtain military equipment

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 09:40am EDT

Democrats reframe debate on health care

A vulnerable Democrat embracing health care law? Signs the issue losing its political punch

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 08:40am EDT

US diplomats barred from ice bucket challenge

State Department bars high-ranking US diplomats from taking ice bucket challenge for charity

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 08:12am EDT

Name of Muslim group in Myanmar goes unspoken

Pressed by Myanmar, foreign officials veer away from using name of Muslim minority group

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 12:06am EDT
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