By Susan Ferrechio | 08/12/14 01:56 PM
Republicans have started to turn the tables on Democrats, enabled by news stories and Images of tens of thousands of families and unaccompanied children who have walked over the border in Texas in recent months and are straining the resources of overwhelmed federal authorities and local communities.
By Zack Colman | 08/12/14 12:09 PM
A NOAA tool used to measure climate noted that despite the cool start to the year, the temperature swings we've experienced amount to the seventh-most extreme year on record.
By Joseph Lawler | 08/12/14 11:04 AM
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Tuesday morning that the number of job openings grew from 4.6 million in May to 4.7 million in June, confirming a trend toward accelerating job creation in the first half of 2014.
By Brian Hughes | 08/12/14 08:43 AM
President Obama paid tribute late Monday to Oscar-winning actor Robin Williams, who was found dead in his home from a suspected suicide.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/11/14 07:07 PM
President Obama joined the campaign to pressure Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki to step down and allow the formation of a new government with a new leader. In a brief televised statement, Obama didn’t mention al Maliki by name, but he said he and Vice President Joe Biden called newly...
By Zack Colman | 08/11/14 05:16 PM
While the Environmental Protection Agency adhered to many of the guidelines outlined by the White House Office of Management and Budget when describing the economic effects of proposed rules and potential alternatives, a report said the information EPA used was "not always clear."
By Susan Ferrechio | 08/11/14 04:09 PM
A Clinton-era tax credit program intended to help grow businesses in low-income communities is instead benefitting big banks and private investors to the tune of more than $1 billion annually.
By Joseph Lawler | 08/11/14 08:55 AM
President Obama has sounded increasingly triumphant in recent weeks when talking about the state of the U.S. economy, using words like "booming" and listing new records. But his narrative is missing one big subplot.
By Sean Lengell | 08/10/14 10:50 PM
A surprise change in Pentagon contractors is causing headaches for rank-and-file military personnel and their families on the move this summer: The new company hired to move their personal cars isn't doing a good job, some say.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/10/14 03:23 PM
Republicans who think President Obama should intervene more directly in Iraq are now arguing that not doing so puts the U.S. at risk.
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