Budgets & Deficits

  • New York disburses $185M in security funding

    | 07/12/14 09:31 AM

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Cities and towns across New York state are set to receive $185 million for anti-terrorism initiatives, bomb squads, 911 upgrades and other homeland security-related programs....
    Read More…

  • House chairman: $3.7B border request 'too much'

    | 07/11/14 08:02 PM

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A key Republican said Friday that President Barack Obama's multibillion-dollar emergency request for the border is too big to get through the House, as a growing number of...
    Read More…

  • Cutoff passes in Detroit bankruptcy creditor vote

    | 07/11/14 06:09 PM

    DETROIT (AP) — The deadline passed Friday for thousands of creditors to vote on Detroit emergency manager Kevyn Orr's bankruptcy restructuring plan for the city. Ballots had to be received no...
    Read More…

Health Care

Economy

  • Obama cites letter writers in pitching economy

    | 07/12/14 06:00 AM

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says his travels beyond the capital and his visits with selected letter writers demonstrate the need for Congress to act on his stalled economic agenda....
    Read More…

  • Stocks stabilize, but end down for the week

    | 07/11/14 05:39 PM

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks stabilized and ended with a small gain Friday, but it wasn't enough to prevent the market's biggest weekly drop since April. Investors became more cautious this week...
    Read More…

  • How the Dow Jones industrial average did Friday

    | 07/11/14 04:54 PM

    The stock market stabilized on Friday, booking a small gain, but it wasn't enough to prevent the biggest weekly drop since early April. Tobacco company Lorillard was among the biggest gainers in...
    Read More…

Technology

Environment & Energy

Law

Entitlements

Labor

National Security