By Byron York | 08/27/14 12:06 PM
Rubio thinks an overreach by Obama could become a springboard for GOP action on immigration. If that happens, Rubio would like to see lawmakers take an approach far different from the Gang of Eight's comprehensive scheme.
08/27/14 11:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Congressional Budget Office on Wednesday forecast that the U.S. economy will grow by just 1.5 percent in 2014, undermined by a poor performance during the first three months of the year. The new assessment was considerably more pessimistic than the Obama administration's,...
08/27/14 10:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Budget Office: US economy predicted to grow by 1.5 percent this year.
08/27/14 05:30 AM
PARIS (AP) — IMF chief Christine Lagarde under official investigation for 'negligence' in corruption probe.
08/26/14 10:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Islamic State militant group is holding hostage a young American woman who was doing humanitarian aid work in Syria, a family representative said Tuesday. The 26-year-old woman is the third American known to have been kidnapped by the militant group. The Islamic State...
08/26/14 10:15 PM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — George Sheldon, a one-time top official in the Obama administration, easily defeated state Rep. Perry Thurston on Tuesday in the Democratic primary for attorney general. Sheldon moves on to the November ballot, where he will challenge Republican incumbent Pam Bondi and...
08/26/14 09:45 PM
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Cristobal hurled heavy rains across Atlantic and Caribbean islands on Tuesday as it headed toward Bermuda, and officials said the storm had caused at least five deaths. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said the hurricane would likely avoid a...
08/26/14 09:30 PM
LYNWOOD, Calif. (AP) — A man suspected of wounding a Los Angeles County sheriff's detective was shot to death Tuesday after he came out of an apartment with a gun in his hand, authorities said. The man, whose name wasn't immediately disclosed, died at the scene. Two detectives were...
08/26/14 08:15 PM
BULLETIN (AP) — Rick Scott, GOP, nominated Governor, Florida.
08/26/14 08:15 PM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — George Sheldon wins Democratic primary for attorney general, will face Pam Bondi in November.
08/26/14 07:45 PM
BULLETIN (AP) — Oscar Braynon, Dem, nominated State Senate, District 36, Florida.
08/26/14 05:31 PM
MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Interfax: Ukraine's president says leaders at Minsk meeting support his peace plan.
08/26/14 05:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming is here, human-caused and probably already dangerous — and it's increasingly likely that the heating trend could be irreversible, a draft of a new international science report says. The United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change on Monday sent...
08/26/14 04:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Egypt and the United Arab Emirates secretly carried out airstrikes against Islamist militias inside Libya, the United States publicly acknowledged Tuesday, another sharp jolt to American-led attempts over the past three years to stabilize Libya after dictator Moammar Gadhafi's...
08/26/14 04:16 PM
PARIS (AP) — France's prime minister reshuffled his Cabinet on Tuesday to silence ministers who had openly criticized Socialist President Francois Hollande's economic policies as he tries to pull the nation out of stagnation and steer it toward growth. Emmanuel Macron, who had earlier served as...
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