04/17/14 04:15 PM
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Source close to family says Nobel laureate novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died.
By Ashe Schow | 04/17/14 04:08 PM
I was a ballerina for years when I was younger, and even I didn’t pivot (pirouette, whatever) this much.
By Meghashyam Mali | 04/17/14 04:08 PM
President Obama announced Thursday that 8 million consumers had signed up in Obamacare's federal and state insurance exchanges during the open enrollment period. “The Affordable Care Act is covering more people at less cost than a few months ago,” said Obama during a press briefing at the...
04/17/14 04:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama says he hopes Russia lives up to Ukraine agreement, past practice makes it unlikely .
By Betsy Woodruff | 04/17/14 03:54 PM
Two competing pieces of legislation -- one in Congress and another in Vermont -- are reviving debate over genetically modified foods. On Capitol Hill, Rep. Mike Pompeo has a bill that would give the Food and Drug Administration the sole authority to require labeling to indicate that foods have...
By Ashe Schow | 04/17/14 03:49 PM
Terrorist group Boko Haram has escalated its campaign of terror in northeast Nigeria, most recently with the abduction of more than 100 school girls.
By Joseph Lawler | 04/17/14 03:45 PM
The enormous bailout of the U.S. financial system at the height of the financial crisis in fall 2008 is on track to cost the federal government $27 billion, the Congressional Budget Office estimated in a report issued Thursday afternoon.
By Associated Press | 04/17/14 03:41 PM
Stocks are mostly higher on Wall Street as upbeat earnings news from several big U.S. companies encouraged investors.
04/17/14 03:30 PM
Chelsea Clinton, the daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has announced that she's pregnant with her first child.
By Meghashyam Mali | 04/17/14 03:03 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday condemned alleged calls for Jewish residents in an eastern Ukrainian town to register with authorities as “grotesque.” Kerry acknowledged the reports during a press conference in Geneva, where he announced that U.S., Russian, Ukrainian and European...
By Sean Higgins | 04/17/14 02:36 PM
Media Matters for America is apparently resisting an effort by Service Employees International Union Local 500 to unionize its staff. Last week, the union filed a representation petition with the National Labor Relations Board, indicating that the nonprofit media watchdog organization rejected...
04/17/14 01:31 PM
GENEVA (AP) — Here is the joint statement issued by the foreign ministers of the U.S., Russia, Ukraine and European Union after seven hours of talks Thursday in Geneva: ___ The Geneva meeting on the situation in Ukraine agreed on initial concrete steps to de-escalate tensions and restore...
04/17/14 01:00 PM
GENEVA (AP) — Kerry: Ukraine deal represents a 'good day's work,' but words must be turned into actions.
04/17/14 01:00 PM
GENEVA (AP) — Kerry: US will have 'no choice' but to impose further costs on Russia if Ukraine deal fails.
04/17/14 01:00 PM
GENEVA (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry says diplomats from Russia, the United States, the European Union and Ukraine have agreed on a series of steps aimed at de-escalating violence in strife-ridden Ukraine. He said all of this "represents a good day's work." But Kerry also says "words...
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