08/01/14 05:15 PM
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08/01/14 04:30 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. stock market is closing out its worst week in two years. Traders moved money into investments traditionally seen as having lower risk Friday, such as U.S. government bonds, gold and utility stocks. Energy stocks fell after Chevron reported weaker oil and gas...
By Mark Tapscott | 08/01/14 04:22 PM
This "news platform dedicated to discovering real-life success stories and solutions across America" isn't your father's news website.
By Brian Hughes | 08/01/14 04:21 PM
President Obama acknowledged Friday that the U.S. "tortured some folks" in the wake of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, highlighting CIA shortcomings ahead of the release of a Senate report on the agency's interrogation techniques.
By Ed Sykes | 08/01/14 04:13 PM
President Obama is not too happy with House Republicans as Congress prepares for its summer recess.
By Brian Hughes | 08/01/14 04:06 PM
As it did when other agency chiefs came under fire, the White House dismissed calls for Brennan's head, labeling the matter a "misunderstanding" and trying to move past the embarrassing episode. But for President Obama, it won't be that easy, for one simple reason: Democrats are furious.
08/01/14 04:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he is taking the Ebola outbreak in Africa seriously. He says the United States is taking precautions for next week's U.S.-African summit in the nation's capital. He says the federal Centers for Disease Control is working with international health...
By Brian Hughes | 08/01/14 04:00 PM
President Obama in a press conference Friday afternoon ripped into congressional Republicans for not passing big-ticket items before their summer recess but was left to defend his own relevance amid a series of mushrooming international crises.
08/01/14 03:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama says he takes Ebola outbreak seriously, US taking precautions for US-Africa summit.
08/01/14 03:33 PM
HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) — Wearing gloves and carrying blue plastic buckets, international investigators finally began gathering up body parts and victims' belongings Friday in the fields where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came down. Artillery boomed in the distance as the 70-member team of Dutch...
08/01/14 03:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama says of CIA after 9-11 attacks, "We tortured some folks" .
By Ed Sykes | 08/01/14 03:21 PM
"We shouldn't be gone for five weeks with something this important left unresolved."
By Becket Adams | 08/01/14 03:20 PM
How could working for ol' "Uncle Joe" Biden be nearly as unpleasant as working for Hillary Clinton, who has long been rumored to be exceptionally unpleasant to agents?
By Ashe Schow | 08/01/14 03:04 PM
Ken Cuccinelli may have lost his bid for Virginia governor in 2013, but unlike most losing politicians, he's managed to remain relevant by helping elect conservatives through the Senate Conservatives Fund.
08/01/14 03:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama calls for unconditional release of Israeli soldier if Hamas wants to resolve conflict.
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