12:23 pm, December 18, 2014

Government News

US current account deficit rises to $100.3 billion

US current account trade deficit expands to $100.3 billion in third quarter, up 1.9 percent

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 11:36am EST

AP sources: US, Cuba seek to normalize relations

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 11:30am EST

US Senate confirms Salem attorney's appointment as judge

US Senate confirms Salem attorney's appointment as judge for Virginia's Western District

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 10:30am EST

Insurers ease 'Obamacare' deadline

Insurers to allow extra time for paying January 'Obamacare' premiums

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 10:06am EST

Senate OKs nominees and tax bill as term ends

Senate OKs Obama nominees, extends tax breaks in adjournment drive; GOP takes over in January

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 08:52am EST

GOP Sen. Coburn blocks terrorism insurance measure

GOP Sen. Coburn blocks renewal of federal terrorism insurance program

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 08:50am EST

Obama signs $1.1 trillion spending bill into law

Obama signs contentious $1.1 trillion spending bill that pays for government through September

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 08:06am EST

In final 2014 push, Congress renews tax breaks

Tax breaks for banks, commuters, teachers and more are renewed in final 2014 push by Congress

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 05:50am EST

Sony under attack from hackers and ex-employees

Sony barraged by more leaks, lawsuits, theaters pulling Rogen film after hackers' 9/11 threats

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 05:10am EST

Temporary tax breaks _ which ones affect you?

Temporary tax breaks _ which ones affect you?

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 03:20am EST

Congress votes to extend tax breaks through 2014

Congress votes to extend massive package of expired tax breaks but only through end of month

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 03:10am EST

End game: No immigration deal, just divisions

Window closes on comprehensive immigration bill, and some Republicans see missed opportunity

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 01:44am EST

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 01:08am EST

TSA chief: Travelers from some nations targeted

TSA chief: Profiling rules exemption necessary for extra scrutiny of some travelers

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 01:04am EST

SC GOP senator thinking about presidential run

Lindsey Graham, South Carolina senator, says he's considering presidential run

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 11:40pm EST

Obama backs bill imposing new sanctions on Russia

Obama backs legislation imposing new sanctions on Russia in midst of roiling ruble crisis

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 11:36pm EST

Senate approves new auto safety chief

New auto safety chief approved amid furor over faulty ignition switches, exploding air bags

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 11:30pm EST

Obama reviews potential threats with security team

Obama reviews potential threats against US with national security team ahead of holidays

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 10:00pm EST

CIA chief recounts 9/11 horrors

CIA chief recounts 9/11 horrors in defending interrogation practices...

Friday - 12/12/2014, 12:40pm EST
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