09/01/14 04:30 PM
CHICAGO (AP) — A new study says Americans' eating habits have improved — except among the poor. Those results show a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among wealthier adults, food choices remain far from ideal. The 12-year study used an index of healthy eating where a perfect...
By Paul Bedard | 09/01/14 12:35 PM
Make that Labor Day barbecue a union-made feast, says the AFL-CIO, which provides a list of labor-made hot dogs, beer and ice cream.
By Zack Colman | 08/29/14 11:31 PM
While solar's slice of the U.S. electricity pie is still small -- it accounted for just 0.2 percent of total generation in 2013 -- the electric utility industry is viewing it as a disruptive force.
By Paul Bedard | 09/01/14 09:57 AM
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka says that the shrinking labor movement is "in crisis."
By Becket Adams | 08/31/14 06:43 PM
Aside from a hollow threat from Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, and a terribly misconstrued quote from Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., there is nothing to suggest that the Republican Party is actually conspiring to shut down the government.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/29/14 09:34 PM
Hillary Clinton hasn't announced a run officially, but her actions have pretty much confirmed what most people already thought.
By Sean Higgins | 08/29/14 09:56 PM
Heritage Foundation legal scholar Andrew Kloster said the issue is simply not mentioned in the 1947 Taft-Hartley law that allowed states to pass right-to-work laws.
By Sean Lengell | 08/29/14 04:51 PM
Democrats haven't won the governor's mansion in twenty years, but the DNC believes that Charlie Crist can change that.
08/31/14 09:01 PM
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toured the abandoned homes of diplomats who fled the country more than a month ago. An Associated Press journalist...
By Washington Examiner | 08/29/14 04:20 PM
SEIU may have won a round, but worker awareness and further court challenges could, one hopes, turn these unseemly benefit-skimming operations into a thing of the past.
By Michael Barone | 08/31/14 06:21 PM
The fact that Democratic Party strategists are pitching their efforts to maximize black turnout carries a whiff of desperation.
By Michael Barone | 08/31/14 06:06 PM
The ability to read other people comes harder or not at all if you're transfixed with your image of yourself. Which seems to be the case with Barack Obama.
By Hugh Hewitt | 08/31/14 05:41 PM
Some future Thucydides will surely point to the Aug. 28, 2014 declaration by President Obama that, "We don't have a strategy yet," as some sort of significant point in the long war of the West against Islamist extremism.
By Paul Bedard | 08/31/14 05:27 PM
As he waffles on U.S. policy toward terrorists in Syria dubbed the Islamic State, President Obama is being handed rare American support for a military attack against the terrorists, according to a new poll.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/31/14 05:08 PM
"ISIS is an extreme threat," said the Virginia Democrat, who sits on the Senate Intelligence Committee. "I think we need to leave all options on the table."
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