03/12/14 06:47 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bypassing Congress, President Barack Obama intends to order changes in overtime rules so employers would be required to pay millions more workers for the extra time they put in on the job. The rules, which would not likely take effect until 2015, are aimed at workers...
03/12/14 06:19 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Militants in the Gaza Strip fired dozens of rockets Wednesday into southern Israel, sending civilians rushing into bomb shelters but causing no casualties. The Israeli military said it was the largest rocket barrage since 2012, when it launched an eight-day air campaign in...
03/12/14 06:01 PM
BEIJING (AP) — China's official Xinhua News Agency says a government website has images of suspected debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane. The report says the satellite images from the morning of March 9 appear to show "three suspected floating objects" of varying sizes. The...
03/12/14 05:45 PM
BEIJING (AP) — China's Xinhua agency: Government website has images of suspected debris of missing plane.
03/12/14 04:15 PM
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand raises benchmark interest rates by 0.25 percent, to 2.75 percent.
03/12/14 04:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ukraine's PM vows to never surrender, says, 'Ukraine is and will be part of the Western world'
03/12/14 03:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama: US and world 'will be forced to apply costs' if Russia continues its path in Ukraine.
03/12/14 02:46 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the Central Intelligence Agency's top lawyer gave it a "heads up" before the CIA filed a criminal complaint with the Justice Department against Senate Intelligence Committee staffers earlier this year. The Senate panel has been investigating the CIA's...
By Astrid Galvan | 03/12/14 01:49 PM
The Arizona Constitution limits governors to two terms, but the Republican governor and her advisers have kept alive a scenario in which she might mount a longshot legal challenge to seek another four years in office.
03/12/14 01:45 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal Trade Commission opens investigation into the nutritional supplement company Herbalife.
03/12/14 12:33 PM
Facing the media in a press conference setting for the first time since allegations surfaced Monday that Mayor Vincent Gray knew of a 'shadow campaign', Gray once again denied he had any knowledge or involvement in the illegal activity.
03/12/14 11:16 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry says he will travel to London to meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (SEHR'-gay LAHV'-rahf) on Friday in a last-ditch bid to avert a new crisis over Ukraine. Kerry told Congress on Wednesday he will make the trip to try to calm rising...
03/12/14 11:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kerry says he will meet Russian foreign minister in London in bid to avert new Ukraine crisis.
By Seth Borenstein | 03/12/14 10:34 AM
If the Obama administration's health care plan is going to pass what amounts to its first physical, people have to sign up this month at a pretty speedy rate: 42 times a minute.
By Julie Pace | 03/12/14 09:48 AM
President Obama will direct the Labor Department to strengthen overtime pay protections for millions of workers, a White House official said.
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