09/02/14 06:15 AM
TOKYO (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is wooing Japanese businesses with a promise of "red carpet" treatment rather than the bureaucratic red tape that India is notorious for. India is the best possible investment destination, offering "democracy, demography and demand" in its market...
09/02/14 06:15 AM
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states rose slightly in August, suggesting growth is ahead. A survey report issued Tuesday says the overall Mid-America Business Conditions Index inched up to 57.2 last month from 57.0 in July. The index had...
09/02/14 06:15 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City subway riders are getting back service on the G train between Brooklyn and Queens. The return of service comes as the Metropolitan Transportation Authority reopens a tunnel Tuesday that was heavily damaged by Superstorm Sandy. The Greenpoint tunnel has been closed...
09/02/14 06:02 AM
BANGKOK (AP) — When the young Thai woman saw an online ad seeking surrogate mothers, it seemed like a life-altering deal: $10,000 to help a foreign couple that wanted a child but couldn't conceive. Wassana, a lifetime resident of the slums, viewed it as a nine-month solution to her family's...
By Washington Examiner staff | 09/01/14 07:42 PM
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09/02/14 05:04 AM
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — U.S. military forces attacked the extremist al-Shabab network in Somalia Monday, the Pentagon said, and a witness described ground-shaking explosions in a strike that reportedly targeted the group's leader. Al-Shabab had attacked the upscale Westgate Mall in Nairobi,...
By David M. Drucker | 08/29/14 05:51 PM
New technology allows campaign organizations to buy ad time during the TV programs that are most watched by voters they want to reach.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/01/14 04:03 PM
Late summer polling suggests Republican governors seeking re-election not only won't ride a GOP wave to victory, they may even be crushed.
By Sean Higgins | 09/01/14 11:11 AM
"Increasing the legal labor workforce is something we are going to support nine times out of 10," said Angelo Amador, vice president of labor and workforce policy at the National Restaurant Association.
By Joseph Lawler | 09/01/14 12:55 PM
For more than a year, a regulatory super-group has investigated whether MetLife poses a systemic risk to the financial system if it fails, the way that insurer AIG did in the 2008 crisis.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/01/14 05:16 PM
The U.S. has struggled with the corruption in Afghanistan's government over the past 13 years, including having millions of dollars being diverted to the Taliban.
By Byron York | 09/01/14 07:08 PM
If you're sick of cynicism in politics, you might want to avert your eyes from the Senate for the next few weeks.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/01/14 06:33 PM
A deeply polarized state, Wisconsin has been the epicenter of a major fight in recent years over the power of government workers' unions with a highly competitive governor's race this fall.
By Washington Examiner | 08/31/14 07:05 PM
Last summer, Obama had called the IRS scandal "inexcusable" and forced the head of the IRS to resign. How times change.
By Paul Bedard | 09/01/14 12:35 PM
Make that Labor Day barbecue a union-made feast, says the AFL-CIO, which provides a list of labor-made hot dogs, beer and ice cream.
By Byron York | 08/31/14
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