4:52 am, October 2, 2014

Government News

Pentagon wants tighter soldier loan protections

Aiming to restrict lenders who prey on members of the military, the Obama administration on Friday moved to close legal loopholes that have placed hundreds of thousands of service members at risk of excessive payday and other short-term loan fees.

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 03:40pm EDT

Michelle Obama to appear on ABC's 'The Chew'

Michelle Obama talks school nutrition, cooking at home in debut appearance on ABC's 'The Chew'

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 03:40pm EDT

Holder departure clouds fate of civil rights cases

Fate of civil rights cases uncertain after attorney general's departure

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 03:12pm EDT

SEC alleges $129M pyramid scheme in China, US

US regulators charge companies, individuals with operating $129M pyramid scheme in China, US

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 12:28pm EDT

DEA holding its final drug take-back day

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 10:20am EDT

Clinton out of Denver event for embattled Dems

Bill Clinton will not appear at Denver event to help embattled Dems after birth of grandchild

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 10:10am EDT

Anti-addiction groups call for new FDA chief

Anti-addiction activists call for FDA chief's resignation amid painkiller abuse epidemic

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 10:02am EDT

Why rate hikes are good news for stocks

History shows higher interest rates don't always upend stocks

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 09:48am EDT

US: Most new immigrant families fail to report

Homeland Security acknowledges 70 percent of immigrant families fail to report to authorities

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 09:20am EDT

US cites Missouri company in cell tower deaths

Federal worker safety agency cites Missouri communications firm in Kansas cell tower deaths

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 04:30am EDT

It's Pryor v. Cotton v. Obama in Arkansas race

In Arkansas race, Sen. Pryor runs against Rep. Cotton, who runs against President Obama

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 04:06am EDT

A departing Obama friend leaves mixed legal legacy

Holder leaving after 6 years as attorney general, focused on civil rights amid controversies

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 03:10am EDT

Holder's legacy: counterterrorism to civil rights

Holder's legacy: from counterterrorism to civil rights, to political lightning rod

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 03:10am EDT

Holder departure will bring civil rights questions

After Holder? Questions about future of civil rights cases after attorney general's departure

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 02:58am EDT

Key cases of Mexican military accused of crimes

Key cases in which Mexican military personnel were accused of crimes

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 01:10am EDT

USDA: Genetically modified wheat found in Montana

USDA says unapproved genetically modified wheat is found again, this time in Huntley, Montana

Friday - 09/26/2014, 09:20pm EDT

Mexico army holds 8 soldiers in June killing of 22

Mexican army detains 8 soldiers over June killing of 22 gang suspects, alleges breach of duty

Friday - 09/26/2014, 09:00pm EDT

Texas congressman battles Ryan for committee post

Senior Texas congressman Kevin Brady to battle Paul Ryan for gavel of powerful House committee

Friday - 09/26/2014, 08:39pm EDT

Feds tell Ferguson chief to ban bracelets

Justice Department tells Ferguson chief to ban bracelets supporting officer in Brown shooting

Friday - 09/26/2014, 08:10pm EDT

Correction: Movie Drones story

Correction: Movie Drones story

Friday - 09/26/2014, 08:10pm EDT
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