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World

China accused of cyberattacks on anti-censorship sites

China accused of cyberattacks on anti-censorship sitesGreatfire.org said China censors have taken a new step against foreign websites.
  • World
  • 14 hours, 23 minutes ago
Nation

Carter says military seeks new ways to attract troops

Carter says military seeks new ways to attract troopsCarter says military is looking for new ways to attract, keep troops.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
World

Iran nuke talks hit major stumbling block

Iran nuke talks hit major stumbling blockSecretary of State John Kerry and Iran Foreign Minister Javad Zarif in high-level talks.
  • World
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Nation

What the 'religious freedom' law really means for Indiana

What the 'religious freedom' law really means for IndianaQuestions linger over what the law actually enables versus the intent behind the law.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Washington

Obama will visit Kenya in July, White House says

Obama will visit Kenya in July, White House saysObama will attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit during his first trip to his father's native country
  • Washington
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Nation

Defense seeks to bolster military retirement benefits

Defense seeks to bolster military retirement benefitsNew threats demand new incentives for troops, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter says.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Tech

Apple's Tim Cook blasts 'religious freedom' laws

Apple's Tim Cook blasts 'religious freedom' lawsApple CEO warns of a 'dangerous wave' of legislation that could hurt freedom and business.
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Washington

Seattle mayor to ban city-funded travel to Indiana

Seattle mayor to ban city-funded travel to IndianaAs issue: Indiana's new "religious freedom" law.
  • Washington
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Washington

Late vets' family members to have their say about VA care

Late vets' family members to have their say about VA careVeterans' care at Wisconsin VA medical center in spotlight at congressional hearing Monday.
  • Washington
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
World

Islamic State beheads 8, led to death by teens

Islamic State beheads 8, led to death by teensIslamic State executes men described as Shiite Muslims in latest video
  • World
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Business

U.S. oil storage crunch might cut crude prices

U.S. oil storage crunch might cut crude pricesA major oil stocking hub in Cushing, Okla., is approaching capacity
  • Business
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Washington

Clinton wipes server after handing over e-mails

Clinton wipes server after handing over e-mailsClinton has faced intense scrutiny over her use of a private e-mail account.
  • Washington
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Politics

Houston's crowded mayoral race is heating up

Houston's crowded mayoral race is heating upAt least five candidates have entered the field, and on Saturday, one candidate was already out on the campaign trail
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Elections 2016

Ted Cruz raises $2 million for White House bid

Ted Cruz raises $2 million for White House bidTexas Republican relies on complex digital strategy in quest to raise $50 million.
  • Elections 2016
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Washington

Reid exit sparks leadership shake-up

Reid exit sparks leadership shake-upSenate Minority Leader Harry Reid's decision not to seek re-election will scramble the Democratic leadership team.
  • Washington
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
The Oval

Obama: Harry Reid has 'curmudgeonly charm'

Obama: Harry Reid has 'curmudgeonly charm'Obama calls public radio station to congratulate Senate minority leader
  • The Oval
  • 4 days, 11 hours ago
Politics

Lawmaker: Baby cut from womb was God's punishment

Lawmaker: Baby cut from womb was God's punishmentA Colorado state rep. is coming under fire for comments he made in a new episode of his televangelist show
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 17 hours ago
Washington

Senate postpones action on 'doc fix' for two weeks

Senate postpones action on 'doc fix' for two weeksThe Senate is expected to take up the issue in mid-April after its two-week recess.
  • Washington
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Washington

House ethics panel launches formal probe of Rep. Whitfield

House ethics panel launches formal probe of Rep. WhitfieldPanel opens formal investigation of congressman's potential violations of lobbying rules and other laws.
  • Washington
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Politics

Family business: Two presidents help Jeb Bush raise Texas money

Family business: Two presidents help Jeb Bush raise Texas moneyJeb Bush understands his famous last name carries not only the weight of history, but also the baggage of politics
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 6 hours ago
Texas

Judge in Texas blocks federal rules change for gay couples

Judge in Texas blocks federal rules change for gay couplesA federal judge in Texas has blocked temporarily federal rules that would have expanded medical leave benefits to some gay couples
  • Texas
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Elections

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid to retire

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid to retireDemocratic leader Harry Reid won't seek re-election to the Senate.
  • Elections
  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
Politics

Gov. Abbott calls for reform of child protection in Texas

Gov. Abbott calls for reform of child protection in TexasAbbott asked for $40 million more in new funding for the chronically underfunded and understaffed department, and increased oversight of child safety placement
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 2 hours ago
Investigations

Joplin files lawsuit against former Sugar Land mayor, company

Joplin files lawsuit against former Sugar Land mayor, companyThis week, the tornado-ravaged city of Joplin, Mo., filed a lawsuit against David Wallace, his company and former business partner Costa Bajjali
  • Investigations
  • 4 days, 18 hours ago
Nation

Gingrich: GOP really doesn't want to repeal Obamacare

Gingrich: GOP really doesn't want to repeal ObamacareGingrich doesn't support ACA repeal and says neither do Hill Republicans who say they do
  • Nation
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
Washington

Obama pushes payday lending rules in Alabama

Obama pushes payday lending rules in AlabamaThe Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, under threat of budget cuts, proposes payday loan rules
  • Washington
  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
Washington

Clinton backers hosted her 'official' Senate events

Clinton backers hosted her 'official' Senate eventsAs senator, Clinton allies provided platforms for speeches — and some fundraising.
  • Washington
  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
Nation

Review: Cartel funded sex parties of DEA agents

Review: Cartel funded sex parties of DEA agentsMishandling of allegations of loud parties, prostitutes and harassment are cited in Justice report.
  • Nation
  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Washington

Schock says he leaves Congress with sadness, humility

Schock says he leaves Congress with sadness, humilitySchock said he believes that everyone learns from their mistakes and added: "I know that God has a plan for my life."
  • Washington
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
Washington

House passes bipartisan 'doc fix' Medicare bill

House passes bipartisan 'doc fix' Medicare billThe Senate is expected to take up the bill Friday.
  • Washington
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
Texas

Texas Senate education leaders mull school voucher plan

Texas Senate education leaders mull school voucher planA Texas Senate education panel is considering a sweeping but divisive voucher plan that would let families get state funding to send their children to private and religious schools.
  • Texas
  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
The Oval

Pope Francis to visit White House on Sept. 23

Pope Francis to visit White House on Sept. 23The pope's visit will mark just the third time a president has hosted the pontiff.
  • The Oval
  • 5 days, 13 hours ago
Washington

Ind. governor signs 'religious freedom' bill in private

Ind. governor signs 'religious freedom' bill in privateOpponents fear it would allow discrimination.
  • Washington
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
World

Virginia mom, daughter killed in German airline crash

Virginia mom, daughter killed in German airline crashThey are among three Americans killed.
  • World
  • 5 days, 13 hours ago
Texas

House passes statewide texting and driving ban bill

House passes statewide texting and driving ban billThe Texas House of Representatives passed a bill proposing a statewide ban on texting and driving Wednesday
  • Texas
  • 6 days, 5 hours ago
Nation

Justices say pregnant workers can seek accommodations

Justices say pregnant workers can seek accommodationsPregnant workers with limitations cannot be treated differently from all others, court says.
  • Nation
  • 6 days, 11 hours ago