35 min ago | Seattle Times
The chairman of the Senate Energy Committee says a website partially funded by the oil and gas industry is a constructive tool that could be used by federal regulators in requiring public disclosure of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations.
1 hr ago | WTEN-TV Albany
The Republican leaders of the House of Representatives are pledging to act to fix the nation's immigration system but making clear that they will not simply accept legislation passed by the Senate.
2 hrs ago | Talking Points Memo
The amendment by Vermont independent Sen. Bernie Sanders tried to clarify that states can require the labels.
2 hrs ago | Seattle Times
The Obama administration wants another round. But the House Armed Services readiness subcommittee passed a bill Thursday to block any base closings in the U.S. Republican Robert Wittman of Virginia is the subcommittee chairman.
2 hrs ago | CBS Local
President Barack Obama says he will nominate Katherine Archuleta, a former top campaign aide, as director of the Office of Personnel Management.
3 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Katie Thomas sorts through debris at a friend's tornado-ravaged day care on Tuesday, one day after a huge tornado flattened entire neighborhoods in Moore, Okla.
4 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Remember that Obama campaign ad featuring Mitt Romney singing "America the Beautiful" to scenes of Caribbean islands where the GOP nominee had invested some of his considerable wealth? So do Republican senators who plan to question Commerce Secretary nominee Penny Pritzker about her own off-shore assets at a confirmation hearing today, a ... (more)
4 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines
On the day of Anthony Weiner's first official campaign stop, the governor of New York offered a scathing evaluation of the disgraced former congressman's bid for mayor.
5 hrs ago | WLTX-TV Columbia
7 hrs ago | CBS Local
Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand of New York addressed the latest case at West Point.
8 hrs ago | KMIZ
That's because four federal government agencies will be closed on Friday, including the Internal Revenue Service, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Environmental Protection Agency and the White House Office of Management and Budget.
9 hrs ago | Seattle Times
Pakistani authorities once arrested an American citizen now known to have been killed in a U.S. drone strike in the country, but he escaped after being released on bail.
9 hrs ago | News 4 Jax
From the targeted killing of Americans overseas to the future of the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, President Barack Obama will lay out the framework and legal rationale for his administration's counterterrorism policy in a widely anticipated speech on Thursday.
10 hrs ago | Seattle Times
House lawmakers are ready to pass legislation that links student loan rates to the financial markets in spite of a veto threat from President Barack Obama.
10 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond
The Boy Scouts of America's national leadership will vote Thursday whether to allow openly gay Scouts in its ranks, a critical and emotionally charged moment for one of the nation's oldest youth organizations and its millions of members.
11 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse
14, 1973 file photo, released prisoner of war John McCain is greeted by President Richard Nixon, left, in Washington.
11 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
In the most prominent challenge of its kind, Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. is asking a federal appeals court Thursday for an exemption from part of the federal health care law that requires it to offer employees health coverage that includes access to the morning-after pill.
12 hrs ago | Seattle Times
A company that promised sightseer tours to the Bronx that included a New York City "ghetto" has stopped the bus rides under fire from an outraged neighborhood.
12 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis
Nine-year-old Sydney Angle was "everywhere at once" when she was out on the softball field.