09/02/14 01:15 PM
BEIRUT (AP) — Internet video purports to show beheading of US reporter Steven Sotloff by Islamic State group.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/02/14 01:00 PM
"He's [Clinton's] better than anyone at explaining why what we're doing matters. I'm looking forward to kicking off the final two months of this campaign with him," Crist said when announcing the event.
09/02/14 12:45 PM
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A top Saudi security official said Tuesday that police had arrested 88 men suspected of being part of an al-Qaida cell that was plotting attacks inside and outside of the kingdom. Interior Ministry spokesman Mansour al-Turki did not give any details about the alleged...
By Mark Flatten | 09/02/14 12:36 PM
Ram Hingorani pleaded guilty to one count of major program fraud in connection with a scheme to obtain construction contracts with federal agencies using set-asides for owners of Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Businesses.
By Joseph Lawler | 09/02/14 12:36 PM
The FHFA proposal calls for the agency to buy more refinancing mortgages for low-income families and to increase Fannie Mae's goals for low-income families in multifamily units.
By Betsy Woodruff | 09/02/14 12:29 PM
After receiving an blistering letter from the lawyer of the family of a sexual assault victim, Alaska Sen. Mark Begich is taking down a controversial TV ad criticizing his Republican opponent.
By Paul Bedard | 09/02/14 12:27 PM
The number of illegal immigrants crossing into the United States would surge more than five times the current wave of 90,000 if President Obama grants amnesty, according to an immigration expert.
09/02/14 12:15 PM
U.S. stocks are mostly lower at midday as energy stocks weigh on the market and investors wait to see what actions central banks take later this week. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 44 points, or 0.3 percent, to 17,053 as of 11:53 a.m. Eastern time Tuesday. The Standard & Poor's 500...
09/02/14 11:32 AM
BRUSSELS (AP) — While Ukraine's leaders are trying to win the war against Russian-backed separatists in the east, they appear to be losing the battle to resurrect the country's battered economy. Ukraine might need billions in additional support if the fighting between the military and the...
09/02/14 11:15 AM
Private equity firm Thoma Bravo will spend about $2.5 billion to buy Compuware and take the software developer private. The companies said Tuesday that Compuware stock owners will receive about $10.92 for each share they own. That price includes mostly cash and some stock from Compuware spinoff...
09/02/14 11:01 AM
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Yemeni president on Tuesday dismissed the Cabinet including the prime minister who led it for two years, while partially reversing an earlier decision to lift fuel subsidies in a bid to end a standoff with Shiite rebels holding anti-government protests across the country....
09/02/14 10:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. construction spending staged a strong rebound in July, rising by the largest amount in more than two years. All major categories of construction showed gains in an encouraging sign that spending on building projects will help boost the economy in the second half of this...
09/02/14 10:30 AM
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Florida's Lee County school board rescinds vote to opt-out of state's standardized testing.
09/02/14 10:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US manufacturing expanded in August at fastest pace in 3½ years as orders and production rose.
09/02/14 10:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US construction spending rebounds 1.8 percent in July, biggest gain in more than 2 years.
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