October 20, 2014 @ 8:08 am
The Supreme Court will decide whether a convicted felon barred from possessing guns can sell or transfer the weapons to another person after he had surrendered them to authorities.
October 20, 2014 @ 6:54 am
The Supreme Court will consider reinstating the conviction and death sentence for a California man in a 29-year-old triple murder in San Diego.
October 20, 2014 @ 6:40 am
The Supreme Court has rejected appeals from two former executives of New York City drugstore chain Duane Reade Inc. who were convicted of securities fraud.
October 20, 2014 @ 6:40 am
U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy, a sign that wage gains may remain weak in the coming months.
October 20, 2014 @ 5:20 am
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday the Obama administration decided to airdrop weapons and ammunitions to "valiant" Kurds fighting Islamic State extremists in the Syrian border town of Kobani because it would be "irresponsible" and "morally very difficult" not to support them.
October 19, 2014 @ 10:44 pm
A new business survey finds hiring is healthy but pay raises, not so much.
October 19, 2014 @ 8:28 pm
The U.S. military said Sunday it had airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish forces defending the Syrian city of Kobani against Islamic State militants.
October 19, 2014 @ 7:32 pm
Marching onto the campaign trail for the first time this year, President Barack Obama cast Democrats' success in this year's midterm elections as a chance to further the policies he's fought for in the White House. "Don't give up now," he said. "Not after we've made this much progress."
October 19, 2014 @ 4:16 pm
Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," a top federal health official said Sunday, and the Pentagon announced it was forming a team to assist medical staff in the U.S., if needed.
October 19, 2014 @ 12:41 pm
President Barack Obama delayed acting on immigration and an attorney general nomination this fall to dodge the politics of the midterm campaign season. But there was one topic he could not push aside -- Ebola.
October 19, 2014 @ 10:56 am
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered the military to prepare and train a 30-member medical support team that could provide short-term help to civilian health professionals if there are more Ebola cases in the United States.
October 19, 2014 @ 8:28 am
By many measures, Republican Rick Scott should have a strong case for a second term as governor.
October 19, 2014 @ 8:04 am
With the election less than three weeks away, the first-of-its kind central Washington U.S. House race between two Republicans remains a hard fought intramural contest.
October 19, 2014 @ 6:08 am
To some in Maine, Republican Gov. Paul LePage is hot-headed and divisive. Others say the hard-charging former mayor has found his own way to be effective in a state with a proud independent streak.
October 18, 2014 @ 2:01 pm
The United States and four other nations are strongly condemning the ongoing violence in Libya and calling for an immediate cessation of hostilities.