By Chris Stirewalt | 12/10/13 09:45 AM
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12/10/13 09:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. banks will be barred in most cases from trading for their own profit under a federal rule set to be approved Tuesday. Five U.S. regulatory agencies are voting on the so-called Volcker Rule, a major step toward preventing extreme risk-taking on Wall Street that helped...
By Luke Rosiak | 12/10/13 08:54 AM
They operate in obscurity, largely without oversight by inspectors-general, the news media or the president, toiling ostensibly for the good of taxpayers who rarely see the impact of their work, and likely don’t even know they exist. They are the little federal agencies hidden away in the...
12/10/13 08:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Residents along the East Coast and in the Appalachians woke up to snow Tuesday and government workers and students in the DC area were told to stay home as the region saw a round of snow that came just a few days after some parts already got several inches. In Washington,...
By Charlie Spiering | 12/10/13 08:04 AM
Before his speech at Nelson Mandela's funeral in Johannesburg, South Africa on Tuesday, President Obama shook hands with Raul Castro.
12/10/13 07:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Wintry weather has forced postponement of a National Transportation Safety Board hearing into the crash-landing of an Asiana jet at San Francisco International Airport in July. The agency said it hopes to reschedule the hearing to later in the week. The crash of the Boeing...
By David M. Drucker and Susan Ferrechio | 12/10/13 07:36 AM
A proposal to raise various government fees to offset sequester-driven budget cuts is at the heart of a pending Congressional budget deal, though some are warning lawmakers that higher fees is another way of saying tax increase.
By Charlie Spiering | 12/10/13 07:29 AM
President Obama added a personal touch to his remarks at Nelson Mandela's funeral in Johannesburg on Tuesday. Obama explained that Mandela's death should prompt everyone to reflect on his legacy.
By Sean Lengell | 12/10/13 07:23 AM
The Senate on Tuesday is expected to confirm President Obama nominee Patricia Ann Millett to the appeals court, a long-delayed move that would bring the bench's judicial lineup to nine — with five judges appointed by Democratic presidents and four by Republicans. Expected bad weather in...
By Brian Hughes | 12/10/13 07:23 AM
Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday will announce $100 million in government spending on mental health services, trumpeting the investment during a meeting with family members of victims from the massacre in Newtown, Conn.
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