President Obama has announced strict new carbon emissions regulations. Washington state has the largest reduction target — about 72 percent overall. But it's likely the state will meet that goal by continuing policies it's already pursing, such as closing its last coal plant and turning to more renewable energy sources.
Republicans have been using the attack in Libya against her. Analysts say while Clinton is talking about Benghazi, she is defining the issue herself well ahead of any political campaign.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost his primary election to Tea Party challenger Dave Brat Tuesday night. Cantor was widely expected to eventually replace House Speaker John Boehner.
Voters in the Cleveland area renewed a tax on alcohol and cigarettes to fund upgrades to the city's professional sports stadiums/
Americans are increasingly looking outside the banking system for loans and alternative ways to raise money. There's another lending model — one that capitalizes on communities.
Amid all the national discussion about helping minority students succeed in college, a chain of private Catholic high schools is being held up as a model.
Egypt's chief prosecutor has ordered three men arrested in connection with the assaults in Tahrir Square over the weekend to be put on trial immediately.
Over the past year, we've learned a lot about what the National Security Agency is capable of doing. Out technology correspondent Steve Henn — along with partners from two other organizations — allowed his phone and Internet use to be tapped and watched to see what was revealed. In the second part of our series, Henn reports on what he learned during one week of surveillance.
Lawmakers in the House intend to vote soon on funds for the $15 billion school meals program. Passage would undermine nutrition standards set five years ago by the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act.
The school nutrition association that supported imposing healthy food requirements on the nation's school lunch program has reversed itself, and is supporting a waiver for schools to delay them.
Governor says Iraq is determined to retake Mosul