07/28/14 04:46 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are ending little changed as traders wait for key economic and earnings reports later this week. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose less than a point to close at 1,978 on Monday. The Dow Jones industrial average edged up 22 points to 16,982. The Nasdaq fell. The...
By David M. Drucker | 07/28/14 04:29 PM
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., on Monday moved to ensure Israel receives crucial military aid, decoupling $225 million funding for the Iron Dome missile defense system from a controversial border bill.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/28/14 04:20 PM
Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., announced a $17 billion agreement to reform the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs.
By Paul Bedard | 07/28/14 04:15 PM
This week's Mainstream Media Scream features NBC "Meet the Press" host David Gregory suggesting that Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan's new anti-poverty plan doesn't have a "lot of sympathy" for the poor.
By Ashe Schow | 07/28/14 04:04 PM
Shaneen Allen, a young mother of two, was arrested in Philadelphia last October over an honest mistake. She's African-American, and instead of getting any kind of leniency -- or decency -- she was charged with a felony and could face up to four years in jail.
07/28/14 02:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — CORRECTS: FAA proposes $12M fine against Southwest for flying planes without proper repairs.
07/28/14 01:45 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli prime minister says Israelis must be ready 'for a long campaign' in Gaza Strip.
07/28/14 12:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicare hospital fund to stay solvent until 2030, four years later than previous estimate.
07/28/14 12:30 PM
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — NY parolee convicted of murder in shooting of police officer, carjacking victim on Long Island.
By Washington Examiner News Staff | 07/28/14 11:13 AM
Hugo Gurdon, editor in chief of The Hill, has been hired as editorial director of the Washington Examiner.
07/28/14 10:30 AM
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian officials: airstrike hits main Gaza hospital compound, causing casualties.
By Associated Press | 07/28/14 08:20 AM
The on-demand ride-sharing app Lyft planned to start limited service in New York City on Friday night after reaching agreement with officials to resolve regulatory issues that prompted a lawsuit by the state.
By Joan Lowy | 07/28/14 08:19 AM
University and college professors are complaining that government restrictions on the use of small drones are likely to stifle academic research.
By Associated Press | 07/28/14 08:14 AM
The number of reports of multiple deficiencies in New York City's public housing units nearly doubled between 2008 and 2011 from 19 percent to 11 percent.
By Associated Press | 07/28/14 08:11 AM
New York City's pension funds ended the latest fiscal year with a record-high value of $160.5 billion, City Comptroller Scott Stringer said Monday.
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