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  • Trade deal, Keystone open Clinton to flip-flop charges

    WASHINGTON – Martin O’Malley was blunt when he learned Hillary Rodham Clinton had announced her opposition to a Pacific Rim trade deal. “Wow, that’s a ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • House bill would cut prison time for some offenders

    WASHINGTON – In a rare move for the bitterly partisan House, Republicans and Democrats have come together to propose major legislation that would redu ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • After Obama apology, medical charity presses probe request

    KABUL, Afghanistan – A day after President Barack Obama apologized for a tragic U.S. airstrike that killed at least 22 people at a hospital run by Doc ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • Israeli leader calls for calm amid spiraling attacks

    JERUSALEM – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sought to calm Israelis Thursday as a wave of Palestinian stabbing attacks spread deeper into Israel and ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • New tally in Saudi hajj disaster shows at least 1,399 killed

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The crush and stampede last month outside of Saudi Arabia's holy city of Mecca killed at least 1,399 people during the h ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • Volkswagen executive apologizes but says scandal not his fault

    WASHINGTON – Volkswagen's top U.S. executive offered deep apologies yet sought to distance himself Thursday from the emissions scandal enveloping the ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • NATO leaves door open for troops to remain in Afghanistan

    BRUSSELS – Urged on by the United States, NATO is open to keeping more troops in Afghanistan than initially planned after 2016, but officials said Thu ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy withdraws candidacy for speaker

    WASHINGTON – Confronting insurmountable obstacles, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy suddenly withdrew from the contest for speaker of the U.S. House on ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Hillary Clinton server hack attempts came from China, Korea, Germany

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Rodham Clinton's private email server, containing an electronic inventory of some 55,000 pages of emails from her stint as secret ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Rupert Murdoch suggests Obama isn't 'real black president'

    NEW YORK – The founder of the global News Corp. media empire, Rupert Murdoch, issued an apology Thursday after he faced social media backlash followin ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 9:39 am
  • Holiday sales seen rising 3.7 percent

    NEW YORK – Americans are expected to spend at a slower pace than last year during the crucial winter holidays, weighed down by sluggish wage growth an ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 8:42 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Oct. 8; Volkswagen exec to face tough questions in Congress

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 6:26 am
  • As Clinton campaigns, complications with her old boss arise

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama seemed to call Hillary Rodham Clinton’s idea of a no-fly zone in Syria “half-baked.”
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 1:19 am
  • Ben Carson defends his comment on mass shootings

    NEWARK, N.J. – Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is defending his comments that he would try to overwhelm a shooter and "would not just sta ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 12:39 pm
  • Kevin McCarthy's pledge to conservatives: 'I'm not John Boehner'

    WASHINGTON – House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy is making a promise to conservative Republican lawmakers — "I'm not John Boehner" — as he seeks thei ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:27 am
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