Congress clears bill to prevent shutdown
Congress hit the exits Wednesday night, with the House and Senate passing legislation to avoid a government shutdown and lawmakers skipping town until after Election Day. The weeks-long funding fight was resolved rapidly after a bipartisan deal was ...
Congress Approves Spending Bill, Averting Government Shutdown
Congress acts to avert government shutdown after striking deal on Flint aid
Congress approves deal to keep government open, fight Zika
Commodity currencies firm, yen sags after OPEC oil curb agreement
Euro, Hong Kong dollar, U.S. dollar, Japanese yen, pound and Chinese 100 yuan banknotes are seen in this picture illustration, in Beijing, China, January 21, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee. By Hideyuki Sano | TOKYO. TOKYO Commodity-linked currencies ...
Oil Prices Rise on OPEC Deal
Treasuries Fall for Second Day as OPEC Agreement Saps Safety Bid
Asia markets rally after oil prices surge on OPEC production cut deal
Trump angry at allies conceding he lost debate
Washington (CNN) Donald Trump is angry that his aides and advisers have conceded to reporters -- largely without attribution -- that the Republican nominee struggled in his first presidential debate. In a conference call with surrogates Wednesday ...
Parsing What Makes a Trump Supporter Tick
Republicans to Trump: Keep Lewinsky out of it
Trump Campaign Quietly Shouts About Clinton Sex Scandals
Student Critical, Two Other People Injured in Shooting at South Carolina School
A 14-year-old boy shot a teacher and two young pupils, one of whom was critically wounded, at a South Carolina elementary school Wednesday, and his father was later found dead by the suspect's grandmother at a home nearby, authorities said. One of the ...
Carolina Boy, 14, Held After Father Is Killed and 3 Are Shot at School
3 shot at Townville Elementary linked to nearby slaying
Two students, teacher injured in shooting at SC elementary school; officials say teen shooter's father killed
Police: Man killed by officer pointed vaping device
El Cajon, California (CNN) A man pulled a vape smoking device from his pocket and pointed it at police before one officer fatally shot him and another discharged a Taser, police in El Cajon, California, said Wednesday. Police identified him as Alfred ...
El Cajon police say black man was holding vape smoking device in hand when officers fatally shot him
El Cajon, Calif. police: Unarmed black man pointed a vape before fatal shooting
Black man shot dead by police near San Diego, probe underway
Obama visits troops, takes heat over refusal to utter 'radical Islamic terrorism'
President Obama jumps up the stairs to take the stage to speak to members of the military community Wednesday at Fort Lee in Virginia. (Associated Press) more >. 0. Share. 0. Tweet. 0. Share. 0. Pin. 0. Share. 0. Mail. 0. Share. View Comments Print. By ...
Gold Star Mom To Obama: Why Don't You Use The Term 'Islamic Terrorist'? Obama Says Issue 'Sort of Manufactured'
Obama had a tense exchange with CNN's Jake Tapper over why he won't say 'radical Islamic terrorism'
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Gary Johnson blunders again: 'I guess I'm having an Aleppo moment'
Gary Johnson drew a blank again on Wednesday. In another excruciating exchange on MSNBC, the Libertarian nominee was unable to name a single foreign leader he respects, failing to recall the name of former Mexican President Vicente Fox just as he ...
Gary Johnson: Take a Deep Breath, Voters. There Is a Third Way.
Gary Johnson Cant Name Favorite Foreign Leader
Gary Johnson has another 'Aleppo moment' in interview
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California Treasurer Suspends Ties With Wells Fargo
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Wells Fargo clawed back $41 million of John G. Stumpf's pay over the sham accounts scandal. Credit Susan Walsh/Associated Press. Citing Wells Fargo's “venal abuse of its customers,” the California treasurer took the unusual step on Wednesday of ...
Stumpf's Pay Cut Eclipsed by Fury as Yellen, California Join In
Wells Fargo CEO Isn't Out of Danger Despite Pay Clawback
Critics say Wells Fargo CEO should forfeit more than $41 million after sales scandal
Elon Musk's ideas aren't enough to turn humanity into a multi-planet species
I admit it: I'm an optimist. I wanted Elon Musk to show me a strong Mars plan with real finances and real life-support design. I was hoping he'd talked some of his billionaire friends into financing this Mars dream. I wanted the dream to be real ...
Elon Musk Says Falcon 9 Explosion Investigation Remains SpaceX's Top Priority
Elon Musk's Mars metropolis: Insane but not impossible
Elon Musk unveils ambitious Mars colonization plan
Darkness and fear in Aleppo as the bombs rain down
BEIRUT — The bombings at night are the worst. There is no electricity in the rebel-held portion of eastern Aleppo, and the warplanes flying overhead target any light piercing the blackness beneath. So families huddle together in the dark, gathered in ...
Aleppo "slaughterhouse": 96 kids killed in 5 days, hospitals flattened, Syrian activists say
Warplanes knock out Aleppo hospitals as Russian-backed assault intensifies
Innocent Witness: Aleppo's Devastation as Seen by Its Children