09/18/14 05:45 AM
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank has launched its new stimulus program aimed at boosting lending to businesses and getting a slack economy moving. The uptake for the loans to banks, however, was less than expected. The central bank for the 18-country eurozone handed out 82.6...
By Paul Bedard | 09/18/14 05:17 AM
First lady Michelle Obama cozied up to children at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., late Wednesday and opened up about life in the White House, assuring the kids that through her six years she has remains just a simple mom to her family. Asked if she ever felt...
By Washington Examiner Staff | 09/17/14 10:08 PM
Scroll down for the latest from the Washington Examiner: » White House weighs Syria travel restrictions The Obama administration is considering restricting or revoking passports held by Americans suspected of fighting for the Islamic State. » Lawmakers hope to fast track defense policy...
By Susan Crabtree | 09/17/14 08:43 PM
The Obama administration is considering restricting or revoking passports held by Americans suspected of fighting for the Islamic State.
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/17/14 08:42 PM
"We're laying the groundwork to hit the ground running" after the elections, said Sen. James Inhofe, ranking Republican on the Armed Services Committee.
By Jared Meyer | 09/17/14 03:34 PM
For a limited time, Hailo is lowering its fares during work hours, but price isn't the biggest advantage ridesharing services like Uber have over the traditional cab.
By Richard Pollock | 09/17/14 04:46 PM
Mauricio Lopez Bonilla, Guatemala's interior minister, has vowed to stop the new round of violence that intensified last month.
By Joseph Lawler | 09/17/14 07:42 PM
Hope for reforming Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac dims as Congress finishes up its business before the November elections, even as administration officials intensify the push to fix housing finance and boost home lending.
By Zack Colman | 09/17/14 11:28 PM
Sens. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Tim Scott of South Carolina released their report on energy insecurity to highlight some of the repercussions from regulations that they say could raise energy costs.
By Washington Examiner | 09/17/14 05:51 PM
There exists a painless plan that can make Russia's future attempts to bully its neighbors less relevant and profitable.
09/18/14 12:19 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday. Enjoy the easy money while it lasts. By mid-2015, economists expect the Fed to abandon a nearly 6-year-old policy of keeping short-term rates at record lows....
By Rebecca Berg | 09/17/14 09:50 PM
Part of the reason Hagan is so strong, writes Crystal Ball Managing Editor Kyle Kondik, is because her Republican opponent Thom Tillis is underperforming.
09/17/14 08:46 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Marina Silva, a front-running presidential candidate who grew up in the Amazon jungle and could become the first black to lead Brazil's government, said Wednesday that if elected she'll improve ties with the U.S. and strongly push for human rights in nations like Cuba. She...
By Paul Gonzalez | 09/17/14 08:03 PM
Hackers can potentially access privileged user information like passwords, internet history and keyboard input.
09/17/14 08:00 PM
TORONTO (AP) — Toronto's embattled mayor has a rare and difficult cancer that will require aggressive chemotherapy, his doctor said Wednesday, days after Rob Ford's dramatic announcement that he was pulling out of a re-election campaign. Dr. Zane Cohen, a colorectal surgeon at Mount Sinai...
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