10:12 pm, September 21, 2014

Government News

Ukrainian leader meets with Obama at White House

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Ukrainian president asks US for military aid

Ukrainian president thanks US for assistance, but says it needs lethal military aid

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 03:38pm EDT

Senate OKs Rep. Heck promotion to 1-star general

Senate approves Nevada Rep. Joe Heck's promotion to 1-star general in Army Reserves

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 03:30pm EDT

Report: Progress 'modest' on upping embassy safety

State Dept watchdog cites limited progress in boosting Marine security after Benghazi attack

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 01:58pm EDT

AP Sources: US offers Ukraine $46M in security aid

AP Sources: US to give Ukraine $46 million in security assistance, stops short of lethal aid

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 12:28pm EDT

First lady introduces new class of student poets

Michelle Obama introduces new class of National Student Poets, hears them read at White House

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 12:17pm EDT

APNewsBreak: NKorea unresponsive to US envoy offer

APNewsBreak: North Korea unresponsive to US offer to send envoy about detained Americans

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 12:17pm EDT

House Democrats' campaign arm still has $55M saved

House Democrats' campaign committee spends $12M in August, still has $55M banked

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 11:48am EDT

US to train veterans to install solar panels

The jobs training program is among a host of initiatives the White House says will cut carbon dioxide emissions by more than 300 million tons through 2030.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 11:00am EDT

Muted expectations for Obama, Rouhani meeting

Stalled nuclear talks complicate prospects for a meeting between Obama and Iranian president

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 10:06am EDT

$2.8M grant awarded to study bridge over Potomac

Federal government awards $2.8 million grant to study replacing rail bridge over Potomac

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 10:00am EDT

NASA says rocket launch from Wallops postponed

NASA says Department of Defense rocket launch postponed at Wallops Flight Facility

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 09:30am EDT

US military role in Iraq raises combat questions

US officials grapple with how to explain military role in Iraq, define combat

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 09:26am EDT

Obama praises House vote on arming Syrian rebels

Obama says bipartisan House vote is important step toward confronting Islamic State group

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 09:18am EDT

Poll: Gardner ahead in Colorado Senate race

Poll puts Rep. Cory Gardner in lead in Colorado Senate race

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 09:10am EDT

Fed increases estimate for key rate at end of 2015

US Federal Reserve policymakers considering a slightly faster rate rise in 2015

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 09:10am EDT

Yellen: Fed balance sheet to take years to shrink

Federal Reserve balance sheet could return to normal at end of decade, Yellen says

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 08:00am EDT

US judge in W.Va. delays gay-marriage ruling

Federal judge in West Virginia delays ruling on challenge to same-sex marriage ban

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:10am EDT

Mechanical issue slows first lady's Tennessee trip

Mechanical issue with first lady's airplane leads to unusual airport greeting from Obama

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 06:04am EDT

Biden: Troops not needed now, but will reassess

Biden: US ground troops not needed in Iraq, but will determine 'based on how effort goes'

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 04:20am EDT
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