Congress must raise the nation’s debt limit by Nov. 5 or the federal
government risks running out of money to pay all its bills.
House Speaker John Boehner left open the possibility of tackling major fiscal measures in October, including raising the nation's borrowing limit.
Pope Francis beseeched Americans to end hostility toward immigrants in a historic speech before the U.S. Congress on Thursday, weighing in forcefully on a divisive issue that is stirring debate in the 2016 presidential campaign.
Hillary Clinton said she would give close scrutiny to health insurance
industry mergers like those proposed this year by Anthem Inc.
Pope Francis will only be in New York City for some 40 hours but his
visit is the source of much fanfare and preparation.
Teachers in Seattle on Sunday ratified a new three-year contract putting
an end to a labor dispute that included a week-long strike.
More than six years after the recession ended, the missing millions
of working men are increasingly looking like they’re gone for good.
After more than two years of negotiations led by John
Kerry, an agreement has been reached to rein in Iran’s nuclear program,
said Pres Obama.