By Susan Crabtree | 09/02/14 02:32 PM
Pressed repeatedly by reporters Tuesday, White House press secretary Josh Earnest confirmed Obama's intention to use his executive power to act on immigration if Congress fails to, but he declined to say when that would take place.
By Zack Colman | 09/02/14 02:31 PM
Gina McCarthy said the agency is on track to release its strategy for controlling methane gas leaks this fall, but didn't hint at whether it would include new regulations.
09/02/14 02:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Family spokesman: Sotloff relatives aware of beheading video by Islamic State, are grieving.
By Michael Barone | 09/02/14 02:28 PM
Some subjects, it appears, are better left unspoken of.
09/02/14 02:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pentagon: Al-Shabab leader Ahmed Abdi Godane was target of US strikes; unclear if he was hit.
09/02/14 02:15 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A bank purposely avoided giving mortgages to African-Americans by locating all of its branches outside black neighborhoods and directing advertising and loan products toward largely white communities, New York's attorney general said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday as part of a...
By Kelly Cohen | 09/02/14 02:08 PM
Colorado Republican Senate candidate Cory Gardner is putting campaign cash behind a conservative argument that's been picking up steam in recent months.
By Rebecca Berg | 09/02/14 02:04 PM
Former President Bill Clinton has been a popular party surrogate for Democratic candidates this year in Republican-leaning states such as Arkansas and Kentucky -- and, now, Georgia.
By Becket Adams | 09/02/14 02:03 PM
For us, the YouTube video released Tuesday by the American Civil Liberties Union falls into the "less-than-dignified" category.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/02/14 01:58 PM
The Department of Homeland Security has no idea which of its vehicles are under-used.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/02/14 01:50 PM
GOP staffers say the party wants to steer clear of the kind of sinking poll numbers it experienced a little more than a year ago, when House Republicans sidelined the annual spending bill in a futile attempt to defund Obamacare.
By Joseph Lawler | 09/02/14 01:42 PM
The Census Bureau reported Tuesday that almost 7 percent of people in the Frontier State receive public assistance from the federal or state government, more than a percentage point more than the state with the next highest rate.
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/02/14 01:32 PM
Steven Joel Sotloff, the U.S. journalist last seen being threatened by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, appears to have been beheaded in a video released Tuesday by the Islamist extremist group.
09/02/14 01:31 PM
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A U.S. airstrike in Somalia killed at least six members of the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab, possibly including its leader who was in a car that was hit. The leader, Ahmed Abdi Godane, has no heir apparent and if he has been killed, al-Shabab could ditch its...
By Susan Crabtree | 09/02/14 01:26 PM
The White House could not immediately confirm reports that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has released a video showing the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff.
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