8:32 am, October 30, 2014

Government News

Activists: Myanmar clinging to political prisoners

Activists, US say Myanmar clings to junta-era political prisoners, despite government denials

Updated 59 minutes, 54 seconds ago

Court: UK spies get bulk access to NSA data

Court document shows UK spies get bulk access to NSA surveillance data, no warrant needed

Updated 00 minutes, 03 seconds ago

Stocks mixed after Fed ends stimulus

World stocks mixed, dollar higher after Fed confirms end to stimulus and hints at rate hike

Updated 01 minutes, 45 seconds ago

As Fed ends bond buys, Yellen to expand influence

Fed sees improved job market but keeps plan to maintain record low rate, ends bond buying

Updated 01 minutes, 58 seconds ago

Senate control could turn on 2 independents' moves

Maine, Kansas independents could swing Senate control to either party under some scenarios

Updated 01 minutes, 59 seconds ago

For-profit colleges face 'gainful employment' rule

Gov't sets 'gainful employment' rule for for-profit colleges whose grads don't earn enough

Updated 01 minutes, 59 seconds ago

Quarantines rarely used, effectiveness questioned

Ebola spurs debate on quarantines; experts say they are used rarely, question their efficacy

Updated 19 minutes, 49 seconds ago

Rocket explosion setback for commercial space

Rocket explosion in Virginia setback for commercial cargo flights after string of successes

Updated 19 minutes, 51 seconds ago

FTC says AT&T misled customers over unlimited data

US regulator sues AT&T, says company misled smartphone customers about unlimited data plans

Updated 20 minutes, 01 seconds ago

Russian deliver space station cargo after US flop

Russian cargo arrives at space station just hours after US supply run ends in launch explosion

Updated 1 hours, 15 minutes ago

Pentagon orders 21-day Ebola quarantine for troops

Quarantines: 21-day holds ordered for returning troops; nurse resists her confinement in Maine

Updated 1 hours, 57 minutes ago

Funding to tame an Ebola outbreak has fallen short

Fight against Ebola and other deadly infectious diseases needs more funding and political will

Updated 1 hours, 57 minutes ago

Where's czar? Ebola raises management questions

Where's the czar? Federal Ebola response raises questions about White House coordination

Updated 1 hours, 57 minutes ago

Solid third-quarter US economic growth is expected

US economy is expected to reach steady speed and remain at a solid pace through 2015

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 06:28am EDT

Asia stocks meander after Fed ends stimulus

Asian stocks meander, dollar higher after Fed confirms end to stimulus

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 05:12am EDT

Q&A: Did the Fed's $4 trillion experiment work?

Critics said the Fed's 5-year effort to boost the economy would spell disaster. What happened?

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 04:56am EDT

What is Orbital Sciences?

Orbital: maker of rockets and satellites suffers setback with launch pad explosion

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 04:48am EDT

Roster of largest TIGER grants

Roster of largest TIGER grants, by congressional district

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 04:30am EDT

Elaborate FBI repairman ruse shown in videos

Video gives details of FBI ruse to shut off Internet, impersonate repairmen in gambling case

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 04:30am EDT

Democratic areas win more transportation grants

Democratic districts win greater share of transportation grants despite GOP's House majority

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 04:30am EDT
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