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Disagreement over impact if US surveillance laws do expire

US officials, civil libertarians disagree on possible consequences if surveillance laws lapse

Updated 06 minutes, 08 seconds ago

Report: At least 4 Americans held by Yemen's rebels

Report: Rebels in Yemen are holding at least 4 Americans believed imprisoned in capital Sanaa

Updated 06 minutes, 20 seconds ago

US, Iran hold 'intense' nuclear talks month before deadline

US, Iran nuclear meeting said to be 'at times intense'; questions over penalties, inspections

Updated 06 minutes, 26 seconds ago

Russia's Putin shut out from G-7 meeting, but not much else

Russia's Putin off guest list for next G-7 meeting, but West limited in trying to isolate him

Updated 06 minutes, 28 seconds ago

A look at the expiring surveillance provisions

A look at the expiring surveillance provisions

Updated 06 minutes, 32 seconds ago

Obama, family head into DC for Mexican dinner

Obama, First Lady, daughter Malia head into downtown DC for Mexican dinner

Updated 07 minutes, 30 seconds ago

CBS' Bob Schieffer is ready for retirement

CBS' Bob Schieffer to host last 'Face the Nation' before retirement on Sunday

Updated 08 minutes, 20 seconds ago

McCain: US should allow sale of defensive weapons to Vietnam

McCain: US should sell more defensive weapons to Vietnam in case of conflict with China

Updated 24 minutes, 28 seconds ago

Impasse over China's island-building shows no sign of easing

With strong US criticism, standoff over China's island-building shows few signs of abating

Updated 1 hours, 22 minutes ago

US, Swiss target top soccer officials in corruption probe

Soccer officials indicted in US corruption probe; 2018, 2022 World Cup votes also scrutinized

Updated 1 hours, 58 minutes ago

Texas GOP moves to strip power from unit tied to Perry case

Texas Legislature votes to strip public corruption cases from unit tied to Perry indictment

Saturday - 05/30/2015, 04:50pm EDT

Coast Guard defends cleanup response to California oil spill

Government defends cleanup effort after California oil spill amid criticism by lawmakers

Saturday - 05/30/2015, 04:42pm EDT

Pentagon: Anthrax shipments broader than first thought

Pentagon says live anthrax shipments went to 24 labs in 11 states, 2 foreign countries

Saturday - 05/30/2015, 04:42pm EDT

Wisconsin governor: Obama power plant rule 'unworkable'

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says his state won't comply with Obama climate change plan

Saturday - 05/30/2015, 04:42pm EDT

Administration asks judge to toss House health care suit

Obama administration urges skeptical federal judge to dismiss House GOP health care lawsuit

Saturday - 05/30/2015, 04:42pm EDT

NIH: Major study finds earlier HIV treatment improves health

NIH: Study finds treating HIV soon after diagnosis better than waiting until health declines

Saturday - 05/30/2015, 04:42pm EDT

Obama: 'Handful of senators' standing in way of Patriot Act

Obama: 'Handful of senators' standing in way of extension of Patriot Act provisions

Saturday - 05/30/2015, 03:06pm EDT

FCC head unveils proposal to narrow 'digital divide'

With Internet access increasingly seen as need, not luxury, FCC wants to help poor get online

Saturday - 05/30/2015, 03:06pm EDT

Hastert rose to speakership among the scandals of others

Hastert's speakership began and ended amid the scandals of others

Saturday - 05/30/2015, 12:22pm EDT

Dover DNA lab to help ID Pearl Harbor remains

Dover DNA lab to help ID Pearl Harbor remains; officials expect high number of matches

Saturday - 05/30/2015, 12:17pm EDT
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