07/29/14 11:01 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers are more confident about the economy than they have been in nearly seven years. The Conference Board said Tuesday that its confidence index rose to 90.9 in July from an upwardly revised 86.4 in June. The July reading is the highest since October 2007, two...
07/29/14 10:45 AM
BEIJING (AP) — China says dozens of people killed, injured in latest Xinjiang violence blamed on militants.
07/29/14 10:00 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose in May from a year earlier at the weakest pace in 15 months as sales remain modest in the spring buying season. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index, released Tuesday, increased 9.3 percent in May from 12 months earlier. That's...
07/29/14 08:46 AM
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza official: At least 100 Palestinians killed in Israeli airstrikes and shelling on Tuesday.
07/29/14 08:30 AM
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Senior Palestinian official offers 24 hour truce in Gaza, says he's also speaking for Hamas.
07/29/14 06:15 AM
BEIJING (AP) — China announces probe into ex-security czar Zhou Yongkang over alleged discipline violations.
07/28/14 08:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US says Russian testing violated 1987 missile treaty, calls breach 'very serious matter'
07/28/14 06:00 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Judge rules against Clippers owner Donald Sterling, OKs sale of team to ex-Microsoft CEO.
07/28/14 02:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — CORRECTS: FAA proposes $12M fine against Southwest for flying planes without proper repairs.
07/28/14 01:45 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli prime minister says Israelis must be ready 'for a long campaign' in Gaza Strip.
07/28/14 12:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicare hospital fund to stay solvent until 2030, four years later than previous estimate.
07/28/14 12:30 PM
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — NY parolee convicted of murder in shooting of police officer, carjacking victim on Long Island.
By Washington Examiner News Staff | 07/28/14 11:13 AM
Hugo Gurdon, editor in chief of The Hill, has been hired as editorial director of the Washington Examiner.
07/28/14 10:30 AM
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian officials: airstrike hits main Gaza hospital compound, causing casualties.
By Associated Press | 07/28/14 08:20 AM
The on-demand ride-sharing app Lyft planned to start limited service in New York City on Friday night after reaching agreement with officials to resolve regulatory issues that prompted a lawsuit by the state.
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