Posted: 04/10/2014 - Eleven Senate Democrats are urging President Barack Obama to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline by the end of May.
Updated: 04/11/2014 - A woman was taken into federal custody Thursday after throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton as the former secretary of state began a Las Vegas convention keynote speech.
Updated: 04/11/2014 - President Barack Obama has met with Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis, the Democratic nominee for governor.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - A White House official says Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning from the Obama administration.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - The Nasdaq had its worst day since 2011 as investors dumped biotechnology shares and other industries that have soared over the past year.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - The man authorities say fled after causing a deadly crash at a Florida day care center has surrendered.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - The U.S. government's budget deficit shrank to just $37 billion in March from $107 billion in the same month last year, the latest sign of improvement in the nation's finances. The deficit was the lowest for the month of March in 14 years.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is telling his Russian counterpart that Russia could face tougher economic sanctions because of its actions in Ukraine.
Updated: 04/11/2014 - The CBS Television Network today announced that Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning “The Colbert Report,” will succeed David Letterman as the host of THE LATE SHOW.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - Authorities have identified a Marine killed in an apparently accidental shooting while on duty at a North Carolina base.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - Navy sailors say conditions during the rescue of a family with a 1-year-old, critically ill girl were so bad that even the para-jumpers who dropped into the sea to help grew seasick as 5- to 8-foot waves crashed into the boat.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - Former President Bill Clinton is using the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act to criticize efforts in several states to create new restrictions for voters, saying they threaten to roll back a half-century of progress.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - President Barack Obama returned to the grieving Army post Wednesday where he first took on the job as the nation's comforter five years ago, mourning with families and uniformed comrades of those killed during last week's Fort Hood shooting spree.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - A Florida hospital says a child has died from injuries suffered when a car slammed into an Orlando-area day care center.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - Police have identified and charged a 16-year-old boy accused of stabbing and slashing 21 fellow students and a security guard at a Pennsylvania high school.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - The stock market is sharply higher as investors got some encouraging news about interest rates and as U.S. corporate earnings got off to a good start.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - The head of the search effort says he believes searchers are closing in on the "final resting place" of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - Medicare paid a tiny group of doctors $3 million or more apiece in 2012. One got nearly $21 million.
Updated: 04/08/2014 - A civil rights summit headlined by four of the five living U.S. presidents has started with a top Republican and Democrat finding common ground on ideas for immigration reform.
Posted: 04/08/2014 - Officials say more than three dozen people are possibly ill with the highly contagious Norovirus while onboard a cruise ship sailing to ports in California.
Posted: 04/08/2014 - Stocks are closing higher as the market stabilizes after a three-day slump.
Updated: 04/08/2014 - After a month of failed hunting and finding debris that turned out to be ordinary flotsam, an Australian ship detected faint pings deep in the Indian Ocean in what an official called the "most promising lead" yet in the search for Flight 370.
Posted: 04/07/2014 - U.S. stocks are sagging at the close, pushing the broader market to its longest losing streak since January.
Posted: 04/07/2014 - The Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library in Austin is hosting a civil rights summit this week, highlighted by a keynote address by President Barack Obama.