By Ashe Schow | 04/24/14 08:50 AM
In a first for Egypt, a doctor will be tried for performing female genital mutilation surgery on a girl who then died of complications.
04/24/14 08:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders for US durable goods up solid 2.6 percent in March with strength in business investment.
04/24/14 08:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for US unemployment aid jumped last week to 329K, likely due to Easter layoffs.
04/24/14 08:30 AM
United Airlines is the one U.S. carrier that can't seem to get its act together. While all the other major airlines made money in the first quarter, United lost $609 million during the first three months of this year. United attributed $200 million of its loss to the "historic severe" winter...
By Ben Fox | 04/24/14 08:13 AM
The planned release of portions of the Senate report on the CIA's use of harsh interrogation techniques could add to the legal complications facing the long-delayed U.S. military tribunals of terrorist suspects at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp.
By Associated Press | 04/24/14 08:11 AM
A former commanding officer of the Navy's Blue Angels allowed, and in some cases encouraged, sexually explicit humor and inappropriate comments among members of the famed precision flying team, the U.S. Navy contended Wednesday.
By Becky Bohrer | 04/24/14 08:01 AM
Lawmakers late Wednesday announced a tentative deal on an education package, the issue that sent them into an extended legislative session.
By Associated Press | 04/24/14 08:00 AM
A trial date is expected to be set for a southwestern Ohio lawmaker charged with fraud and theft for allegedly misleading investors about a company's financial status and using their money for personal gain.
By Gosia Wozniacka | 04/24/14 07:57 AM
After weeks of deliberation, a committee is poised to make a final recommendation Thursday on what to do with Oregon's botched health insurance exchange portal.
By John Hanna | 04/24/14 07:55 AM
Kansas is joining a proposed compact with other states that hope to exempt themselves from the federal health care overhaul, and Republican Gov. Sam Brownback on Wednesday rejected criticism that the move will jeopardize seniors' benefits.
By Steve Doty | 04/24/14 07:02 AM
Primary challengers since the end of World War II have historically failed at defeating incumbent lawmakers. Just two percent of House incumbents and five percent of Senate incumbents have lost in a primary battle.
04/24/14 07:00 AM
BEIRUT (AP) — Activists: Government airstrikes on vegetable market in northern Syria kill at least 18 people.
04/24/14 05:45 AM
BAGHDAD (AP) — A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into a police checkpoint south of Baghdad on Thursday morning, killing at least 11 people, officials said, the latest episode in an uptick in violence in the run-up to next week's parliamentary elections. The attack struck during...
04/24/14 05:19 AM
TOKYO (AP) — Showing solidarity with Japan, President Barack Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. would be obligated to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over a set of disputed islands, but urged all sides to resolve the long-running dispute peacefully. Wading cautiously into a...
04/24/14 12:30 AM
TOKYO (AP) — Obama says further Russia sanctions are "teed up" in response to Ukraine crisis.
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