Posted: 01/16/2014 - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says former Defense Secretary Robert Gates is out to make a buck with a book denigrating other senior officials.
Posted: 01/16/2014 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Both highly critical and bipartisan, a Senate report declared Wednesday that the deadly assault on the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, could have been prevented. The account spreads blame among the State Department, the military and U.S. intelligence for missing what now seem like obvious warning signs.
Posted: 01/16/2014 - The top cybersecurity officer for the Health and Human Services Department says he was concerned about potential vulnerabilities before the launch of the Obama administration's health care website.
Updated: 01/16/2014 - Parents hit with hundreds of dollars in unexpected charges when their children bought virtual pet food, gems or other items while playing games on mobile devices will be getting refunds from Apple.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - Federal officials have filed a formal complaint charging that Walmart violated the rights of protesting and striking workers last year.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - The Republican-led House has approved a massive $1.1 trillion bill financing government agencies this year.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - A Federal Reserve survey shows economic growth remained healthy in most U.S. regions in late November and December, helped by gains in consumer spending and factory output.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - There's good news for parents who've discovered that their kids have made purchases, without their permission, while using their iPads or iPhones to play games or use other mobile apps.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - The Air Force says 34 nuclear missile launch officers have been implicated in a cheating scandal and have been stripped of their certification in what is believed to be the largest such breach of integrity in the nuclear force.
Updated: 01/15/2014 - A Democratic-leaning former senator says President Barack Obama has no coherent anti-terrorism strategy in embattled Syria, Iraq and Libya.
Updated: 01/15/2014 - A South Dakota jury has convicted a carnival worker from Texas accused of having crack cocaine shipped to him inside a doll last summer.
Updated: 01/15/2014 - The House is expected today to approve a $1.1 trillion spending bill for this year
Posted: 01/15/2014 - A Coast Guard helicopter crew hoisted four people from a disabled sailboat about 300 miles off Virginia's coast.
Updated: 01/15/2014 - Three rockets have been launched from NASA's Wallops Island Flight Facility on Virginia's Eastern Shore.
Updated: 01/15/2014 - The National Security Agency has implanted software in nearly 100,000 computers around the world — but not in the United States — that allows the U.S. to conduct surveillance on those machines, The New York Times reported Tuesday.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says his administration "let down the people we are entrusted to serve" in an apparent political payback scandal but says it doesn't define his team or the state.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - A bipartisan group of lawmakers wants the president to disclose what the U.S. spends at every intelligence agency, every year.
Updated: 01/14/2014 - Officials and witnesses say a 12-year-old boy drew a shotgun from a band-instrument case and shot and wounded two classmates at his New Mexico middle school before a teacher talked him into dropping the weapon.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - A 7-year-old boy and his 8-year-old sister died after getting trapped in a hope chest in their home, authorities said Monday.
Posted: 01/13/2014 - The stock market is down the most in two months, continuing a weak start to the year.
Posted: 01/13/2014 - President Barack Obama says former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates did an outstanding job while at the Pentagon and calls him a good friend.