10/01/14 04:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slumping to a third straight loss as investors fret over poor economic news. Airline stocks sank over worries that the first diagnosis of Ebola in the U.S. would cause people to curtail their travel plans. American Airlines and Delta each fell 3 percent. The Dow...
By Susan Crabtree | 10/01/14 04:15 PM
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johsnon said he accepted her resignation and saluted her 30 years of service.
By Becket Adams | 10/01/14 03:59 PM
Republican Louisiana State Sen. Elbert Guillory in an ad this week savaged vulnerable incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., for living a life of luxury while many African Americans in the Pelican State live in poverty.
By David M. Drucker | 10/01/14 03:57 PM
Republican Sen. Pat Roberts and independent Greg Orman have scrambled to assemble capable voter turnout operations as their Senate face-off goes down to the wire in this unlikely midterm battleground.
By Becket Adams | 10/01/14 03:56 PM
Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., leads his Democratic challenger, businesswoman Mary Burke, by five points with "likely voters" in the Badger State, according to a new Marquette University Law School poll.
10/01/14 03:49 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House: Obama believes Pierson resignation in best interest of Secret Service.
10/01/14 03:48 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House: New construction in east Jerusalem would distance Israel from 'closest allies'
By Ashe Schow | 10/01/14 03:47 PM
Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis trails her opponent Greg Abbott by double-digits, so she needed to shake things up during Tuesday night's debate.
10/01/14 03:45 PM
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's troubled coalition government said Wednesday it would call a vote of confidence in parliament next week, hours after the country's leftwing opposition demanded early elections citing ongoing austerity measures. Government spokeswoman Sofia Voultepsi the government...
10/01/14 03:32 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigns amid recent White House security breach.
By Kelly Cohen | 10/01/14 03:13 PM
Orman leads Roberts 46 percent to 41 percent among 500 likely voters, with 11 percent undecided, according to a new Suffolk University/USA Today poll.
10/01/14 02:46 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Palestinians are asking the U.N. Security Council to set a deadline of November 2016 for an Israeli withdrawal from all Palestinian territory occupied since 1967 including East Jerusalem in a new push to achieve independence. The circulation of the draft resolution to...
By Sarah Westwood | 10/01/14 02:43 PM
A U.S. Postal Service program designed to make it easier for people to forward mail to their new homes has jeopardized the privacy of millions of addresses, according to a government watchdog.
By Michelle Malkin | 10/01/14 02:33 PM
So the five Afghan soldiers who went missing from two separate U.S. military bases are now all accounted for and apparently headed back to their home country. Feel safer now? Don't.
By Steve Chapman | 10/01/14 02:24 PM
What the Secret Service needs is something every law enforcement agency needs: Weapons that can incapacitate threatening suspects without inflicting deadly wounds.
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