08/02/14 12:32 AM
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel launched dozens of airstrikes early Saturday in the southern Gaza Strip as part of a large-scale search for a soldier Israel suspects was captured by Hamas fighters. At least 35 Palestinians were killed in the bombardment and shelling in and around the city...
08/01/14 11:15 PM
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media: factory blast has killed between 40 and 65 people in eastern Kunshan city.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/01/14 10:55 PM
The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee said the CIA has heavily redacted her panel's final report of its investigation into the agencyâ€™s detention and interrogation practices.
By Susan Ferrechio | 08/01/14 10:42 PM
The House on Friday passed legislation aimed at curbing President Obama's use of executive authority to slow deportations of young people who arrived here as children.
By Susan Ferrechio | 08/01/14 10:38 PM
House Republicans overcame divisions within their own party and voted Friday night to pass a $694 million bill aimed at addressing the recent surge of migrants on the southern border.
By David M. Drucker | 08/01/14 10:33 PM
House Republicans decided that the tail had wagged the dog long enough.
08/01/14 10:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress approves $225 million package for Israel's missile defense system.
08/01/14 10:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — House votes to end Obama deportation relief program for immigrants brought illegally as kids.
08/01/14 08:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans pass $694 million bill to address immigration crisis on US-Mexico border.
08/01/14 07:15 PM
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Two American tourists charged with "anti-state" crimes in North Korea said Friday they expect to be tried soon and pleaded for help from the U.S. government to secure their release from what they say could be long prison terms. In their first appearance since being...
By Becket Adams | 08/01/14 07:02 PM
The proposed amendment not only gives Congress the power to limit spending on federal candidates, but it also bars the judicial branch from overturning any future campaign finance laws authored by legislative branch.
08/01/14 06:30 PM
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco fire officials say 20 people were taken to hospitals, one with serious injuries, after two separate crashes involving city transit vehicles just minutes apart. Fire spokeswoman Jennifer Balestrieri says crews were called to the city's Japantown neighborhood at...
08/01/14 06:15 PM
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Moody's ratings agency late Friday upgraded Greece's government bond rating, predicting a gradual decline of its massive national debt. The agency is also citing a continued commitment by the bailed out country's conservative-led government to improve public finances. In...
08/01/14 05:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A sixth straight month of solid 200,000-plus job growth in July reinforced growing evidence that the U.S. economy is accelerating after five years of sluggish expansion. Employers added 209,000 jobs last month. Though that was fewer than in the previous three months, the...
By Sean Lengell | 08/01/14 05:23 PM
Senate Democrats are ramping up efforts for a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at reversing recent Supreme Court decisions that loosened campaign finance restrictions.
By Paul Bedard | 08/01/14
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