The government is headed for a fiscal crisis caused by partisan gridlock. The stakes are high. U.S. credibility is on the line. The economic recovery could be derailed. Is this a faux crisis that will quickly pass or the real deal?
It may only be the first days of fall, but the thought of salted caramel, apples and cinnamon spice should be enough to get anyone off the couch and into the kitchen.
The Democratic-controlled Senate is on a path toward defeating tea party attempts to dismantle President Barack Obama’s health care law, despite an overnight talkathon on the chamber’s floor led by Texas Sen. Ted Cruz.
With new health insurance markets launching next week, the Obama administration is unveiling premiums and plan choices for 36 states where the federal government is taking the lead to cover uninsured residents.
It’s time to say farewell to the freewheeling days of summer and hello to the stress that arises from more regimented fall schedules. Try these five stress-busters for healthy living and avoiding stress.
The terrorists who took control of a Nairobi mall and held off Kenyan security forces for four days have been defeated after killing at least 67 civilians and government troops, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said Tuesday.
A major earthquake struck Tuesday in southwestern Pakistan, sending people fleeing into the streets and praying for their lives as buildings swayed, officials said.
Seeking to build on diplomatic opportunities, President Barack Obama is expected to signal his willingness to engage with the new Iranian government if Tehran makes nuclear concessions long sought by the U.S. and Western allies.
The joint appearance comes exactly one week before people who don’t have health insurance can start signing up on Oct. 1 for coverage plans through new insurance marketplaces.
The Emmys lived up to its reputation as the least predictable entertainment awards show.
With a week left to hammer out a deal to avoid a government shutdown, some lawmakers seem resigned — if not rushing — to that end.
Republicans controlling the House are moving to ship to the Senate a measure that would prevent a government shutdown but cripple the health care law that’s the signature accomplishment of President Barack Obama’s first term.
So the world won’t end if a dysfunctional Washington can’t find a way to pass a funding bill before the new budget year begins on Oct. 1.
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The college year has just begun, leaving many students adapting to life in the dorms and wondering what steps to take to keep their immune systems strong. Check out these tips for a healthier, happier school year.
A double-decker bus collided with a passenger train in Canada’s capital Wednesday, ripping off the front of the bus and killing six people, police said.
More than 24 hours after the shooting, Aaron Alexis’ motive remains a mystery. U.S. law enforcement officials report that investigators had found no manifesto or other writings suggesting a political or religious motivation.
Aaron Alexis seems a study in contradictions: a former Navy reservist, a Defense Department contractor, a convert to Buddhism who was taking an online course in aeronautics. But he also had flashes of temper that led to run-ins with police over shootings in Fort Worth, Texas, and Seattle.