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Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Texas Attack

1 hour 36 min ago
Islamic State has claimed responsibility for Sunday’s armed attack on an art fair in Texas that featured cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad.

Hillary Clinton to Challenge GOP on Immigration

1 hour 56 min ago
Hillary Clinton will call for a path to citizenship for some 11 million people in the U.S. illegally, and contrast that position with Republican contenders.

Free Trade Gains a Convert

1 hour 57 min ago
South Carolina textile maker Milliken & Co., like other U.S. companies, dropped its protectionist stance as business went global

Attorney General Lynch to Visit Baltimore

2 hours 8 min ago
Attorney General Loretta Lynch will travel to Baltimore to discuss the frayed relationship between residents and police.

Obama to Nominate Gen. Dunford as Joint Chiefs Chairman

3 hours 8 min ago
President Obama plans to nominate Marine Commandant Gen. Joe Dunford as the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Second Honor for War Heroes

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 19:27
The Daughters of the American Revolution is commemorating the 65 Medal of Honor recipients buried in Kansas, and is tracking down their descendants to take part.

Supreme Court to Review FERC Energy Saving Rule

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 18:24
The Supreme Court on Monday said it would consider the validity of a 2011 energy saving rule by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

Court Seeks Obama Comment on Marijuana Case

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 17:32
The Supreme Court asked the Obama administration to weigh in on a lawsuit brought by Nebraska and Oklahoma seeking to roll back marijuana legalization in Colorado.

Ex-Christie Allies Plead Not Guilty in Bridge Scandal

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 17:30
An attorney for Bridget Anne Kelly said he might call New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to the witness stand to ask him questions about the September 2013 lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.

Clinton Takes Hit but Holds Edge Over Republican Rivals

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 17:02
Hillary Clinton’s stature has been battered after more than a month of controversy over her fundraising and email practices, but support for her among Democrats remains strong and unshaken, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds.

One of Texas Gunmen Had Previously Drawn FBI's Attention

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 17:00
One of the gunmen who was shot to death by police in Texas had previously attracted the attention of federal authorities for allegedly trying to join Islamic militant groups in Africa.

California Drought Victim: Water Bonds

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 16:55
California’s drought is starting to spread to the market for bonds issued by water utilities, long considered one of the safest types of debt sold by state and local governments.

De Blasios Are Largely No-Shows at New York City's High-Profile Society Affairs

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 15:45
Since becoming New York City’s first couple 16 months ago, Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife, Chirlane McCray, have skipped many of the city’s society events, offering a contrast with predecessor Michael Bloomberg.

Ben Carson Declares Bid for President

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 15:41
Benjamin S. Carson, former head of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins University, returned to his hometown in Detroit to declare his bid for the Republican nomination for president.

Boston Bomber Shows Rare Sign of Emotion in Court

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 15:14
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s aunts and cousins from Russia wept while testifying in federal court, where they drew a rare show of emotion from the convicted Boston marathon bomber.

Immigration Debate Caught in a Time Warp

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 15:12
Congress has failed to overhaul U.S. immigration laws, underscoring how politicians are often locked in an argument about the past rather than the future, Gerald F. Seib writes.

Obama Unveils Nonprofit for Young Men of Color

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 14:46
President Barack Obama unveiled a new nonprofit aimed at assisting young men in disadvantaged communities.

New York City Police Officer Shot in Face Dies

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 13:40
Brian Moore, 25 years old, died from his injuries after being taken off life support at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center two days after the shooting.

Carly Fiorina: 'I'm Running for President'

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 05:03
Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina formally entered the 2016 Republican presidential field.

U.S. Emergency-Room Visits Keep Climbing

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 04:01
Emergency-room visits are climbing, despite predictions the Affordable Care Act would lead to less traffic.

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