08/20/14 03:15 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Zephyr Teachout survived another attempt by Gov. Andrew Cuomo's supporters to knock her off next month's Democratic primary ballot after a judicial panel ruled Wednesday that she is eligible to run. The decision ends an effort mounted by two men listed online as Cuomo...
By Ken Cuccinelli and Mark Fitzgibbons | 08/20/14 02:37 PM
Federal impeachment under Article II of the Constitution is not reserved just for presidents or other high officials, but "all civil officers of the United States" as well. Aside from members of the military, any official in the executive branch is subject to impeachment.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/20/14 02:18 PM
A leading Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee captured the conundrum President Obama finds himself in after the Islamic State beheaded an American journalist and appeared to both threaten the U.S. against continuing airstrikes while baiting America into full-scale war.
08/20/14 02:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bank of America reaches record $17 billion settlement over sale of mortgage-backed securities.
By Justin Green | 08/20/14 02:11 PM
How on Earth have textbooks become so wildly expensive?
08/20/14 02:01 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister: 'We will not stop' Gaza operation until quiet is restored.
08/20/14 02:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US officials: Military weighs plan to send a small number of additional troops to Iraq.
08/20/14 02:00 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Target Corp. slashed its annual profit outlook for the second time in three months as the retailer reels from a massive customer-data breach, a botched Canadian expansion and sluggish U.S. sales. The nation's third-largest retailer also said Wednesday that its second-quarter...
08/20/14 02:00 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Liberal opponent Teachout again survives challenge by Cuomo campaign, stays on primary ballot.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/20/14 01:44 PM
After withdrawing U.S. forces from Iraq in 2011, Obama now must decide whether to stretch the limited rationales he's given for airstrikes or pull back and risk allowing fighters with the Islamic State to secure more territory.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/20/14 01:36 PM
President Obama denounced the Islamic State's beheading of an American journalist and said terrorist threats would not dictate his decisions on military action in Iraq or elsewhere.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/20/14 01:35 PM
Democrats' aim was not to boost Tea Party favorite Joe Miller to victory, but to define Dan Sullivan, their likely general election foe, as an Alaska transplant with fragile roots in the state.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/20/14 01:35 PM
President Obama on Wednesday condemned the murder of journalist James Foley, saying, "Today the entire world is appalled by the brutal murder of Jim Foley by the terrorist group [the Islamic State]."
08/20/14 01:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — At least 34 sailors are being kicked out of the Navy for their roles in a cheating ring that operated undetected for at least seven years at a nuclear power training site, and 10 others are under criminal investigation, the admiral in charge of the Navy's nuclear reactors...
By Ed Sykes | 08/20/14 01:29 PM
Attorney General Eric Holder is in Ferguson, Mo., Wednesday to meet with federal investigators and community leaders after police shot and killed an unarmed black teenager nearly two weeks ago.
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