Senate Set to OK Budget Bill, But Fight Not Over But disputes with the Republican-run House and among GOP lawmakers themselves ensure the battle will spill into the weekend at least, and quite possibly beyond. The result: a high-stakes showdown that ... view on the Senate floor as a pair of conservatives ... 06/24/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Power outages affect White House, State Dept. WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House, State Department, and Capitol were all affected by reports of widespread power outages across Washington and its suburbs Tuesday afternoon. The utility company Pepco said it was investigating the outage reports. 04/6/2015 - 7:57 pm | View Link
GM plans $5B stock buyback, avoids showdown with hedge funds Jesse Jackson Jr. will be released from a federal prison on Thursday and will serve out the remainder of his term in a Washington, D.C., halfway house, former U.S. Rep ... (AP) — California jury rules Greyhound not to blame in 2010 deadly crash that ... 03/9/2015 - 1:48 am | View Link
Senate clears bill to pay military in shutdown Funds federal agencies through Nov. 15 at the same level as the House bill. -Does not delay health care law, repeal medical device tax or let ... For the first time since the showdown began more than a week ago, there was public dissent from the Republican ... 02/16/2015 - 10:45 pm | View Link
House GOP floats counter to Senate debt plan Unions oppose the fee and Senate Democrats are pressing to repeal it, but House Republicans are positioning to block ... but might not be able to win a floor vote since many Democrats oppose the tax too. Democratic and Republican aides described the ... 02/9/2015 - 8:20 pm | View Link
Health News & Articles | Healthy Living Get the latest health news from Dr. Richard Besser. Here you'll find stories about new medical research, the latest health care trends and health issues that affect ... 07/6/2015 - 4:54 pm | View Website
POLITICO Morning Cybersecurity U.S. cyber warriors fare OK in war game. ... With help from Joseph Marks, David Perera, Shaun Waterman, Caroline Cullen Barker and Adam Sneed 07/6/2015 - 10:28 am | View Website
POLITICO Huddle By Burgess Everett (@burgessev or email@example.com) LA LUCHA DE CUBA: President Obama’s establishment of a Cuban embassy on Wednesday follows the traditional ... 07/6/2015 - 9:52 am | View Website
Breitbart TV Jindal: Left Thinks ‘If You’re Smart, You Must Be a Liberal’ …‘What Is the Point’ of GOP that Accepts ‘Baseline Dependence’? Clarence Page: ‘A Lot ... 07/6/2015 - 7:00 am | View Website
Local Politics Mayor Rahm Emanuel faces a difficult path in his effort to forge a "grand bargain" to steady Chicago Public Schools finances. 07/6/2015 - 3:04 am | View Website
If Disney is looking for a sequel to Homeward Bound, this is it: An 8-year-old Shar Pei mix named Georgia trekked through 35 miles of California canyons and suburbs to return home through the backyard doggy door after having been missing for nine days, The San Diego Union-Tribune reports. Georgia got lost while chasing a rabbit in Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve in late June.
New Greek Finance Minster Euclid Tsakalotos reportedly showed up to an emergency summit in Brussels to determine Greece's economic fate without any written proposals in hand. While Tsakalotos was urged to offer his reform proposals in written form, three eurozone sources speaking on the condition of anonymity said that he only offered Greece's creditors an oral update on the country's financial situation, The Associated Press reports.