By Susan Ferrechio | 07/31/14 02:08 PM
House Republicans, who had authored a plan to spend $659 million on humanitarian aid as well as additional border security and judges, failed to garner enough support among their rank and file to come up with the 218 votes needed for passage.
By Philip Klein | 07/31/14 02:01 PM
However the Halbig v. Burwell case on Obamacare subsidies turns out legally, the public debate should be a lesson in humility.
07/31/14 02:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans abandon vote on border security bill in face of tea party opposition.
By Ed Sykes | 07/31/14 01:48 PM
Tensions are flaring over the still unresolved funding plan to address security and humanitarian concerns on the southwest border.
By Timothy P. Carney | 07/31/14 01:35 PM
If that expectation of a Wall Street bailout can be brought to near-zero, then that has some ramifications.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/31/14 01:33 PM
With more and more states opting to decriminalize marijuana, whether for medical or recreational purposes, new laws will be required to control the possibility of driving while high.Â The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing Thursday to dig in on the issue.
By Ashe Schow | 07/31/14 01:08 PM
CIA Director John Brennan admitted Thursday that agency officials acted improperly when they hacked Senate computers, according to the Associated Press.
07/31/14 01:00 PM
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Data firm: San Francisco Bay Area sells record number of million-dollar homes amid tech boom.
By Steve Doty | 07/31/14 12:44 PM
Speaker of the House John Boehner made it clear to reporters Thursday that the Republican-controlled House will not take up the Senate immigration reform bill.
07/31/14 12:00 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Dow Jones industrial average slumps 200 points as US corporate earnings disappoint.
07/31/14 11:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA director apologizes to senators over CIA searches of Senate computers; launches inquiry.
07/31/14 08:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for US unemployment benefits increase to 302k; still at pre-recession levels.
By Associated Press | 07/31/14 07:39 AM
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has upheld the 2011 law that effectively ended collective bargaining for most public workers, sparked massive protests and led to Republican Gov. Scott Walker's recall election and rise to national prominence.
07/31/14 07:15 AM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target hires PepsiCo exec Brian Cornell as new chairman and CEO as it works to recover.
07/31/14 01:30 AM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's military says 16,000 more reserves called up for Gaza fighting.
By Paul Bedard | 07/30/14
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