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.
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.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/22/14 08:19 AM
President Obama is still vacationing in Martha's Vineyard as this is written. But he may have experienced a jolting encounter with a grim reality.
08/22/14 08:15 AM
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq officials say at least 40 people killed in attack on Sunni mosque in Diyala province.
By Zack Colman | 08/22/14 08:10 AM
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's staff said that Democrats are slamming the Kentucky Republican by taking comments he made earlier this week out of context.
By Steve Doty | 08/22/14 07:44 AM
Virginia Republican candidate for Senate Ed Gillespie will embark on a statewide bus tour that'll run through all of next week.
08/22/14 07:30 AM
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria confirms first 2 Ebola cases beyond those who had direct contact with ill traveler .
By David M. Drucker | 08/22/14 07:26 AM
Gov. Rick Perry is working a little harder as his second presidential campaign gets underway.
08/22/14 07:00 AM
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas media: Masked gunmen kill 7 alleged informers for Israel near Gaza mosque.
08/22/14 07:00 AM
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's Security Service chief calls movement of the Russian aid convoy a "direct invasion"
08/22/14 05:02 AM
IZVARYNE, Ukraine (AP) — CORRECTS: AP journalist: 1st trucks in Russian aid convoy driven into eastern Ukraine. (Corrects APNewsAlert to delete reference to Red Cross driving the trucks.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/21/14 11:21 PM
So far, it's been difficult to discern what President Obama is prepared to do about ISIS outside of staying the airstrike course in Iraq that he began two weeks ago.
By Luke Rosiak | 08/21/14
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