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Government News

A look at what's been lost to history

A look at what's been lost to history

Monday - 03/30/2015, 06:24am EDT

Pelosi irks some allies over bipartisan bill with Boehner

House Democratic leader risks abortion lobby's ire by crafting bipartisan deal with Boehner

Monday - 03/30/2015, 04:20am EDT

Price tag of bipartisan bill averting Medicare doc fee cuts

Congressional Budget Office's cost estimates of bipartisan bill averting Medicare doc fee cuts

Monday - 03/30/2015, 04:20am EDT

AP Exclusive: Before leak, NSA mulled ending phone program

AP Exclusive: Some at NSA thought costs of collecting US calling records exceeded the benefits

Monday - 03/30/2015, 03:16am EDT

Delete, erase, shred: enemies of federal record-keepers

Delete, erase, shred: Weapons of mass info destruction foil efforts to save government records

Monday - 03/30/2015, 03:16am EDT

Pentagon chief mulls easing military enlistment standards

Carter considers easing US military enlistment standards; seeks better recruiting, retention

Monday - 03/30/2015, 03:13am EDT

Run from Cuba, Americans cling to claims for seized property

US families who fled Cuba generations ago wonder if new diplomacy will pay for what they lost

Monday - 03/30/2015, 01:19am EDT

Institute honoring the late Sen. Kennedy to open in Boston

Full-scale replica of US Senate the centerpiece of building honoring the late Sen. Kennedy

Monday - 03/30/2015, 12:28am EDT

Obama golfs with big money, oil moguls in Florida

On weekend jaunt to Florida, Obama golfs with Halliburton director, Houston Astros owner

Sunday - 03/29/2015, 10:18pm EDT

WWII heroes to give congressional gold medal to Ohio museum

Doolittle Raiders' congressional gold medal to be given to Air Force museum in Ohio

Sunday - 03/29/2015, 02:50pm EDT

Popular Nevada governor looms over fight for Reid seat

Popular Nevada governor would be favorite for Reid seat in 2016, but shows little interest

Sunday - 03/29/2015, 02:48pm EDT

After a few stumbles, GOP lawmakers regain footing on budget

Budget gives congressional Republicans a chance to regain their footing after early stumbles

Sunday - 03/29/2015, 02:48pm EDT

Obama urges expansion of 'take child to work' day

Obama asks employers to include foster, homeless, struggling kids in 'take child to work' day

Sunday - 03/29/2015, 02:48pm EDT

Fore! Obama golfs with Alonzo Mourning on Florida getaway

Fore! Obama tees off with Alonzo Mourning as he opens golf getaway in Florida

Sunday - 03/29/2015, 03:18am EDT

NASA details plans to pluck rock off asteroid, explore it

NASA: 2020 launch of big mission where robot grabs rock off asteroid for astronauts to explore

Sunday - 03/29/2015, 12:46am EDT

American, Russian leaving Earth for year at space station

2 men leaving Earth this week for year in space: American and Russian flying for science

Sunday - 03/29/2015, 12:46am EDT

US rescues Saudi airmen from water south of Yemen

US forces rescue Saudi airmen from Gulf of Aden, south of Yemen

Saturday - 03/28/2015, 11:00pm EDT

Gowdy: Clinton wiped email server clean, deleted all emails

Gowdy: Clinton wiped email server clean, hasn't turned over new documents

Saturday - 03/28/2015, 11:00pm EDT

With gay marriage case pending, religion bills gain ground

With gay marriage case pending before high court, religious objection bills gain traction

Saturday - 03/28/2015, 02:40pm EDT

Yellen: A rate increase may be warranted later this year

Yellen says continued economic improvement may trigger the start of Fed rate hikes this year

Saturday - 03/28/2015, 01:00pm EDT

The nation's fastest growing metro areas

The 20 fastest growing metro areas in the United States in 2014

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 04:30pm EDT

Watchdog says senior Homeland official broke no laws

Watchdog says senior Homeland official broke no laws when doing favors for key Democrats

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 04:22pm EDT

Lawmakers urge more study of US tribal recognition changes

Lawmakers call on US Interior Department to slow down overhaul of tribal recognition rules

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 04:18pm EDT

Ex-aide of retiring Indiana senator running to replace him

Former aide, Indiana Republican chairman enters race to replace retiring Sen. Dan Coats

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 04:05pm EDT

Va. AG Herring launching effort aimed at predatory lending

Virginia AG Mark Herring launching effort aimed at combatting predatory lending

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 03:48pm EDT

Energy Dept revives vehicle loan program after criticism

After 4-year halt, Department of Energy revives vehicle loan program with loan to Alcoa

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 03:48pm EDT

House speaker invites Japanese leader to address Congress

House speaker invites Japanese prime minister to address Congress next month

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 03:48pm EDT

Seniors rattled by endless risk of Medicare cuts to doctors

Political momentum to fix how Medicare pays doctors reflects built-up frustration

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 03:36pm EDT

Unprecedented sage grouse protection deal signed in Nevada

Feds, world's largest gold miner and environmentalists enter unprecedented sage grouse deal

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 03:28pm EDT

Census: Florida city tops list of fastest-growing areas

Census: Florida leads nation with 6 of the nation's fastest-growing metro areas

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 02:20pm EDT

House Roll Call: House approves bipartisan Medicare doc bill

House Roll Call: House approves bipartisan Medicare doc bill

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 02:20pm EDT

Md. Senate votes unanimously for $40B budget

Maryland Senate votes unanimously for $40 billion budget

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 02:20pm EDT

DHS chief says he has confidence in Secret Service director

Homeland Security chief: 'Upset' at Secret Service White House incident, confident in director

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 02:10pm EDT

Lawmakers introduce bill to better aid Kurds fighting IS

House members introduce bill to better aid Kurds fighting Islamic militants in Iraq

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 01:20pm EDT

Obamas to host Pope Francis at White House Sept. 23

Obamas to host Pope Francis at White House Sept. 23 during pontiff's US visit

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 01:10pm EDT

Florida has 6 of the nation's fastest-growing metro areas

Census finds that Florida has 6 of the fastest-growing metro areas

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 11:36am EDT

US: Thailand must end slavery in its fishing fleets

AP investigation renews US pressure on Thai government to end labor abuses in seafood sector

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 11:23am EDT

DC's delegate to Congress botches parking job

DC's delegate to Congress gets attention for awkward parking job captured on video

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 11:10am EDT

Military: Bergdahl may face life in prison if convicted

Military: Bergdahl may face up to life in prison if convicted of misbehavior before the enemy

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 03:36am EDT

GOP-controlled House passes budget to erase deficits

House approves conservative budget to erase red ink, cut trillions from benefit programs.

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 03:30am EDT

Report calls for improvements at FBI to combat terror

New report urges improvements at FBI to combat terror, but also cites progress in last decade

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 03:22am EDT

Afghan president says his nation won't be 'lazy Uncle Joe'

Afghan president vows to work toward self-reliance, says his nation won't be 'lazy Uncle Joe'

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 03:22am EDT

Kerry lands in Switzerland for make-or-break Iran nuke talks

Kerry returns to nuclear talks with Iran with deadline for framework pact just days away

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 03:16am EDT
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