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  • Judge denies Tsarnaev bid to suppress evidence

    BOSTON – A federal judge on Friday rejected a request by lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to throw out evidence collected ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • U.S. stocks end dramatic week with rally

    NEW YORK – The stock market capped a turbulent week with a big gain Friday, a sign of renewed investor confidence after days of gloomy economic news.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 4:27 pm
  • Obama's under-used credit card declined in New York cafe

    WASHINGTON – The Secret Service is charged with watching the president's back, but who's watching his wallet?
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 1:23 pm
  • UN: We botched response to the Ebola outbreak

    LONDON – The World Health Organization has admitted that it botched attempts to stop the now-spiraling Ebola outbreak in West Africa, blaming factors ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:47 am
  • Former Joe Biden chief of staff Ron Klain to lead Ebola response

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is naming Ron Klain, a former chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden and a trusted adviser at the Obama White ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Apartments pushed up U.S. homebuilding in September

    WASHINGTON – Construction firms broke ground on more apartment complexes in September, pushing up the pace of U.S. homebuilding.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 8:26 am
  • Schultz: Whoa to our runaway tongues

    In May 1997, I was a reporter assigned to interview spiritual author Deepak Chopra, who upon meeting me asked whether I could drive him to where our i ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Ebola: Rising call for travel ban from W. Africa

    WASHINGTON – Warning that Americans are losing faith in their government’s ability to stop Ebola, Republican lawmakers on Thursday pressed for a ban o ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • U.S. stands strong despite fear over global slowdown

    WASHINGTON – Beyond the turmoil shaking financial markets, the U.S. economy remains sturdier than many seem to fear.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • U.S. still searching for credible allies in Syria

    WASHINGTON – Despite years of diplomacy and a CIA operation to vet and train moderate rebels, the U.S. finds itself without a credible partner on the ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Africa stems Ebola via border closings

    NAIROBI, Kenya – Health officials battling the Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 4,500 people in West Africa have managed to limit its spread o ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • FBI director warns against cellphone encryption

    WASHINGTON – FBI Director James Comey warned in stark terms Thursday against the push by technology companies to encrypt smartphone data and operating ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • With foxes scarce, hunting clubs target coyotes

    BRIDGEWATER, Conn. – American fox-hunting is a sport so steeped in tradition that riders still wear ties and blazers and cry out “Tally ho!” at the si ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Comet buzzing Mars on Sunday

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – The heavens are hosting an event this weekend that occurs once in a million years or so.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Republicans press for Ebola travel ban

    WASHINGTON – House Republicans demanded a travel ban from Ebola-ravaged West Africa Thursday, calling it the only sure way to protect Americans from t ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 4:27 pm
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