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With no indictment, chaos fills Ferguson streets
Issued: November 25, 2014
FERGUSON, Mo. — Chaos returned to the streets of Ferguson after a grand jury declined to indict a white police officer in the death of Michael Brown —...
Obama urges calm after Ferguson decision
Issued: November 24, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says he joins with Michael Brown's family in urging peaceful protests after a grand jury decided not to indict...
Ferguson crowd erupts in anger at no indictment
Issued: November 24, 2014
FERGUSON, Mo. — A crowd gathered in Ferguson erupted in anger, throwing things at police and knocking down a barricade as a county prosecutor...
Garcia Marquez archive goes to University of Texas
Issued: November 24, 2014
AUSTIN, Texas — The archive of celebrated Colombian novelist and Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez has been acquired by the University of Texas in...
Under pressure, Hagel steps as Pentagon chief
Issued: November 24, 2014
WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced Monday he is stepping down, leaving under pressure following a rocky tenure in which he has...
United Technologies CEO retires, succeeded by CFO
Issued: November 24, 2014
HARTFORD, Conn. — Aerospace and building systems giant United Technologies announced Monday the abrupt retirement of CEO Louis Chenevert, and named...
Report: Hagel resigning as Defense secretary
Issued: November 24, 2014
WASHINGTON — A senior administration official says Secretary of State Chuck Hagel is resigning from President Barack Obama's Cabinet. ...
Merry marijuana: Pot sellers woo holiday shoppers
Issued: November 24, 2014
DENVER — That's not mistletoe. ...
Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78
Issued: November 23, 2014
WASHINGTON — Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia...
Obama immigration plan good, not great for economy
Issued: November 22, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's expansive executive action on immigration is good for the U.S. economy — just not as good as partnering with...
Obama: From 'deporter in chief' to 'gracias'
Issued: November 22, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's carefully cultivated Hispanic coalition was starting to splinter. ...
Dow, S&P 500 push further into record territory
Issued: November 21, 2014
Stocks are pushing further into record territory as investors welcome a move by China to stimulate its economy by lowering interest rates. ...
New York Fed chief on defensive on bank oversight
Issued: November 21, 2014
WASHINGTON — The head of the New York Federal Reserve was put on the defensive by Senate Democrats, who accused the Fed of being too close to the big...
Colorado charters credit union for pot industry
Issued: November 21, 2014
DENVER — Colorado has granted a charter for the first financial institution to serve its cash-only marijuana industry. ...
Unemployment rates fall in two-thirds of US states
Issued: November 21, 2014
WASHINGTON — Unemployment rates fell in 34 U.S. states in October, a sign that steady hiring this year has been broadly dispersed through most of the...
White House: Immigration steps would boost GDP
Issued: November 21, 2014
WASHINGTON — The White House says President Barack Obama's immigration executive actions would boost the economy by expanding the U.S. labor force...
Aereo files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
Issued: November 21, 2014
NEW YORK — Online streaming service Aereo says that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, saying an unfavorable ruling by the U.S....
Emotions rise as people hear immigration plan
Issued: November 21, 2014
Thousands of immigrant-rights activists, families and elected officials cheered across the country as President Barack Obama announced on television...
CEOs in 10 big mergers to get $430M
Issued: November 21, 2014
NEW YORK — This year’s flurry of corporate mergers may not pay off for shareholders in the long run, but one thing is for sure: The bosses who are...
Defying GOP, Obama to spare 5M from deportation
Issued: November 20, 2014
WASHINGTON — Brushing aside Republican outrage, President Barack Obama is announcing far-reaching orders on immigration that will allow nearly 5...
Dow, S&P 500 edge back up to record highs
Issued: November 20, 2014
U.S. stocks are back at record levels as investors were encouraged by good news on housing, the job market and corporate earnings. ...
5 reasons why most unemployed aren't getting aid
Issued: November 20, 2014
WASHINGTON — Even though the U.S. job market is gaining strength, there are still a lot of unemployed Americans. Yet only a fraction of them are...
Main elements of Obama's actions on immigration
Issued: November 20, 2014
The main presidential actions on immigration under President Barack Obama's plan, according to those briefed on it: ...
Oops! Administration erred on health law sign-ups
Issued: November 20, 2014
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration acknowledged Thursday it has been over-reporting the number of people signed up under the health care law, a...
Does Obama have authority for immigration changes?
Issued: November 20, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's announcement of sweeping changes to the nation's immigration system is likely to lead to a battle over...


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