08/22/14 12:31 PM
LUHANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Declaring it had lost patience with Ukraine's stalling tactics, Russia sent at least 130 aid trucks rolling into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday without the approval of the government in Kiev. Ukraine called the move a "direct invasion" that aimed to provoke an...
08/22/14 12:30 PM
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's secretary general has condemned Russia for sending a "so-called humanitarian convoy" into eastern Ukraine without the consent of the Ukrainian government. Anders Fogh Rasmussen called Russia's unilateral decision to send more than 130 trucks filled with what it called...
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/22/14 12:26 PM
The U.S. Senate election in Alaska was three days ago, but second-place finisher Joe Miller still hasn't conceded to the winner, former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/22/14 12:25 PM
The former New York mayor, who has not been an outsized presence on the campaign trail this year, will co-host the fundraiser forÂ Al Franken's Republican challenger. Tickets are $2,600 per person.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/22/14 12:11 PM
The latest results from the WMUR Granite State Poll show the Republican has closed the gap with the Democratic incumbent to within the poll's margin of error.
08/22/14 12:05 PM
BAGHDAD (AP) — A suicide bomber and several gunmen attacked a Sunni mosque in a volatile province outside Baghdad during Friday prayers, killing at least 64 people and wounding more than 60, officials said. It was not immediately clear if the attack was carried out by Shiite militiamen or the...
08/22/14 12:05 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli rescue officials say a 4-year-old boy has been killed in a mortar attack near the border with the Gaza Strip. The attack occurred early Friday evening in a southern Israeli village along the frontier. Eli Bin, head of Israel's national rescue service, confirmed the...
By Ashe Schow | 08/22/14 11:58 AM
Thanks to an increased focus on sexual assaults on college campuses, young college men are starting to rethink how they talk to women.
08/22/14 11:46 AM
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Two new cases of Ebola have emerged in Nigeria and, in an alarming development, they are outside the group of caregivers who treated an airline passenger who arrived with Ebola and died, Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu said Friday. The two new cases are spouses of medical...
By Joseph Lawler | 08/22/14 11:00 AM
The Fed chairwoman, speaking Friday at a conference of top central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyo., acknowledged that the Fed is nearing a tipping point in its calculation between tightening monetary policy at the risk of creating more unemployment and keeping money too loose for too long.
08/22/14 10:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that the Great Recession complicated the Fed's ability to assess the U.S. job market and made it harder to determine when to adjust interest rates. Yellen's remarks to an annual Fed conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, offered no...
By Ed Sykes | 08/22/14 10:18 AM
The former presidential candidate dons a full suit and calls in some outside support to raise awareness for ALS.
By Becket Adams | 08/22/14 10:18 AM
Pentagon officials confirmed Thursday that a mission to rescue prisoners held by the ISIS had been launched earlier this year in Syria, but that the extraction team had failed to locate the hostages.
08/22/14 10:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Yellen says shifts in job market since Great Recession make Fed rate decisions more difficult.
By Steve Doty | 08/22/14 09:50 AM
Illinois Republican gubernatorial hopeful Bruce Rauner's last chance at getting term limits on the November ballot may come to an end Friday.
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