09/30/14 10:47 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson vows that a security breach like the Sept. 19 incident in which a man scaled the White House fence and made his way well into the executive mansion will never happen again. Pierson told the House Oversight and Government Operations...
09/30/14 10:47 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service director says it's clear White House security plan was not properly executed.
09/30/14 07:15 AM
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — EBay to split PayPal business off into separate company next year.
09/29/14 11:16 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional oversight hearing with the director of the embattled agency...
09/29/14 10:00 PM
DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas hospital says it is isolating a patient who is showing signs of having the Ebola virus. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas said in a statement Monday night that the patient's symptoms and travel history suggest the patient may have Ebola, the virus that has killed...
09/29/14 05:15 PM
DETROIT (AP) — A U.S. safety agency is looking into a car owner's allegations that older Toyota Corollas can accelerate unexpectedly at low speeds and cause crashes, reviving a problem that appeared to be in the automaker's past. The inquiry by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration...
09/29/14 04:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing slightly lower after recovering most of an early slide. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 41 points, or 0.2 percent, to close at 17,071 Monday. The Dow had been down as much as 178 points earlier. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell five points, or...
09/29/14 12:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans boosted spending by a healthy amount in August, offering welcome evidence that the economy is on solid footing heading into the final quarter of the year. Consumer spending in August rose 0.5 percent from the previous month after showing no gain in July, the Commerce...
09/29/14 12:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration is reviewing security practices and how it deals with unexpected incidents throughout its air traffic control facilities following last week's fire at a Chicago-area air traffic facility, agency administrator Michael Huerta said Monday. The...
09/29/14 09:45 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are opening sharply lower, following losses overseas. Asian markets closed mostly lower as investors fretted over the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, where the main Hang Seng index fell 1.9 percent The Dow Jones industrial average fell 153 points, or 0.9...
09/29/14 08:45 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — US president's adviser: Afghan president to sign deal Tuesday allowing US troops to remain.
09/29/14 08:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US consumer spending climbed healthy 0.5 percent in August, while income up 0.3 percent.
09/29/14 01:31 AM
KISO, Japan (AP) — Japanese soldiers managed to bring down eight more bodies by helicopter from the ash-blanketed peak of a still-erupting volcano on Monday, before toxic gases and ash forced them to suspend the recovery effort in the early afternoon. At least 31 people are believed to have...
09/28/14 10:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone was admitted Sunday to a hospital at the National Institutes of Health near the nation's capital. The patient, who was not identified, arrived at NIH's Clinical Center about 4 p.m., NIH...
09/28/14 09:45 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown signs assault bill that requires college students to give consent before sex.
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