- Riot police storm opposition offices in Ukraine Updated: Dec-09-13 1:59 pm
- Sanford discusses immigration with reform group Updated: Dec-09-13 1:04 pm
- World markets rise as US economy improves Updated: Dec-09-13 12:44 pm
- McKinley, WVU host energy forum Updated: Dec-09-13 2:07 am
- Survey: Fed economic stimulus will end in 2014 Updated: Dec-09-13 12:04 am
- Personal stories used as spin over new health law Updated: Dec-08-13 1:56 pm
- SD lawmakers will be urged to expand Medicaid Updated: Dec-08-13 12:52 pm
- Iowa insurer pokes fun at federal website in ads Updated: Dec-08-13 10:59 am
- Analysis: Crises in Asia let Biden show US resolve Updated: Dec-08-13 10:04 am
- Tea party battles business over Braves stadium Updated: Dec-08-13 9:59 am
- Insurance agents feeling left out of "Obamacare" Updated: Dec-08-13 9:43 am
- Iran's president: Nuclear deal has helped economy Updated: Dec-08-13 7:23 am
- Senate proposal: open Mexico oil to private firms Updated: Dec-07-13 6:51 pm
- Gun-rights advocates oppose Madison bus ban Updated: Dec-07-13 5:05 pm
- Obama taps former top aide to work on health law Updated: Dec-07-13 1:07 pm
- Mass. congressional hopefuls making final pitches Updated: Dec-07-13 10:18 am
- Deal to boost global trade reached at WTO summit Updated: Dec-06-13 11:04 pm
- Kan. lawmaker, allies push for renewable energy Updated: Dec-06-13 9:16 pm
- Republican Tom Cotton invites Obama to Arkansas Updated: Dec-06-13 6:50 pm
- Stock market jumps after strong jobs report Updated: Dec-06-13 5:28 pm
- Nonprofit group fights homelessness in Ohio county Updated: Dec-06-13 5:17 pm
- Greece: Public sector no longer too large Updated: Dec-06-13 3:17 pm
- Solid US job growth cuts unemployment to 7 pct. Updated: Dec-06-13 3:15 pm
- Panel: Nuclear to remain key Japan energy source Updated: Dec-06-13 11:05 am
- Bloomberg touts legacy before NYC civic group Updated: Dec-05-13 6:31 pm
KIEV, Ukraine - Heavily armed riot troops broke into the offices of a top Ukrainian opposition party office in Kiev and seized its servers Monday, the party said, as anti-government protests crippled the capital for yet another day.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, South Carolina - U.S. Rep Mark Sanford says he would support a stronger work visa program as a way to deal with the nation's immigration issues.
Global stock markets rose on Monday as signs of U.S. economic recovery offset concerns that the Federal Reserve may reduce its monetary stimulus this month.
MORGANTOWN, West Virginia - Industry, labor and environmental leaders from around the country are expected to participate in an energy forum in Morgantown.
NEW YORK - The vast majority of business economists believe the Federal Reserve will begin to pull back on its massive economic stimulus program in the first three months of 2014, according to a November survey done by the National Association of Business Economists.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - When Jennifer Slafter first ran the numbers, she thought the new federal health care law would cost her family an extra $171 a month for an insurance plan with a higher deductible. So the 40-year-old stay-home mom from southeastern Minnesota felt compelled to go public with her frustration.
PIERRE, South Dakota - Some lawmakers and health care groups plan to ask the South Dakota Legislature next month to expand the state's Medicaid program to cover the medical costs of 48,000 more poor people, despite resistance from Gov. Dennis Daugaard.
DES MOINES, Iowa - The television ads show a series of medical mishaps: a man kicking the wrong leg in a reflex check, a urine sample bottle that won't open for a frustrated patient and a blood pressure cuff letting out a strange noise when the doctor presses the plastic bulb.
SEOUL, South Korea - As Vice President Joe Biden left for Asia on a mission to reinforce America's determination to be a major Pacific player, a regional crisis over disputed airspace threatened to drown out his message.
ATLANTA - A deal for hundreds of millions of dollars in public money to draw the Atlanta Braves north of their downtown home is pitting conservative tea party activists against the elected and civic leaders in the staunch Republican county, with opponents saying the use of public money to help a private business is not what American capitalism should be about.
MIAMI - When insurance agent Kelly Fristoe recently spent 30 minutes helping a client pick a mid-level health plan and the federal marketplace website froze, he called the government's hotline and tried to finish the application. But the operator refused to credit Fristoe as an agent on the application, meaning he wouldn't get the commission or be listed as the follow-up contact if his client needed help again later.
TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday that last month's nuclear deal with world powers has already boosted the country's economy, as he continues a push to convince skeptics of the benefits brought by the pact's partial sanctions relief.
MEXICO CITY - A Mexican senate committee on Saturday proposed the most dramatic oil reform in decades that would open the country's beleaguered, state-run sector to private companies and investment.
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gun-rights advocates say they're preparing a court challenge to Metro Transit's weapons ban on city buses, claiming the policy violates the state's concealed-carry law. But city officials say they're confident the policy banning "weapons of any kind" is legal and in the best interest of passengers.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is bringing a former top aide with deep ties to Congress back to the White House to help get his health care overhaul back on track after a bungled rollout.
BOSTON - Voters in the 5th Congressional District are heading to the polls this week to decide the latest in a string of special elections in Massachusetts.
BALI, Indonesia - A deal to boost global trade has been approved by all 159 member economies of the World Trade Organization for the first time in nearly two decades.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Policies for promoting renewable energy will be on the Kansas Legislature's agenda next year, but a Democratic lawmaker and a key Republican senator gave dramatically different reasons Friday for why there should be a debate.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Republican Senate hopeful and U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton said Friday that President Barack Obama should visit Arkansas to see the effects of the nation's new health care law - issuing a no-lose invitation that his campaign opponent dismissed as a political stunt.
NEW YORK - Good news was finally good news for the stock market on Friday.
NEWARK, Ohio - Stepping into Kandice Hairston's apartment, it's difficult to miss the writings on her walls.
ATHENS, Greece - Greece no longer has too many public servants and is close to reaching staff reduction targets demanded by bailout lenders two years before the deadline, the government said Friday.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. job market has been recovering fitfully for three years. Now, it's starting to show consistency.
TOKYO - Japan should continue to use nuclear power as a key energy source despite the Fukushima power plant disaster, a government panel said Friday in a reversal of a phase-out plan by the previous government.
NEW YORK - Outgoing New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg grew emotional while speaking about the future of the city he has led for 12 years.