By Associated Press | 12/06/13 09:26 AM
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is backing an incumbent Republican congressman in Idaho against a more conservative primary challenger.
By Associated Press | 12/06/13 09:13 AM
Several little-known Democrats and Republicans are challenging the incumbent senator.
By Mari Yamaguchi | 12/06/13 09:09 AM
Allison Macfarlane, head of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, said in Tokyo that finding an underground repository remains a challenge despite a global consensus on the need for such a facility to deal with waste coming out of nuclear power plants.
12/06/13 09:00 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers increased their spending in October even though their wages and salaries barely increased, raising questions about how strong the economy will grow at the end of the year. Consumer spending increased 0.3 percent in October compared with September when spending...
12/06/13 08:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US unemployment rate falls to 5-year low of 7 percent as employers add 203,000 jobs.
12/06/13 08:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US consumer spending up 0.3 percent in October but wages and salaries post weak gain.
12/05/13 10:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Counting himself among the millions influenced by Nelson Mandela, President Barack Obama on Thursday mourned the death of the anti-apartheid icon with whom he shares the distinction of being his nation's first black president. "He no longer belongs to us. He belongs to the...
By Lisa Ruhl | 12/05/13 05:38 PM
Democratic members of Congress urged President Obama to take action on immigration reform by sending him a letter Thursday asking to expand the deferred action program.
12/05/13 05:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama: Mandela achieved more than could be expected of any man; he lives for the ages.
12/05/13 05:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama to speak from White House on Nelson Mandela.
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