WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to counter Republicans intent on repealing his health care law, President Barack Obama will argue that it’s working and hold up as proof half a billion dollars in rebates insurance companies are sending to
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House is ready to make the final tweaks to its Republican-led rewrite of the sweeping No Child Left Behind education law that governs every school in the country that receives federal education dollars.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate was poised Thursday to approve President Barack Obama’s choice to head the Labor Department after lawmakers, by the thinnest of margins, voted to remove obstacles blocking the confirmation while honoring a bipartisan pact
KIROV, Russia (AP) — A Russian judge on Thursday found opposition leader Alexei Navalny guilty of embezzlement, a finding that could bring the charismatic anti-corruption blogger and Moscow mayoral candidate up to six years in prison.
CAIRO (AP) — The head of Egypt’s military, Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, sat with a polite smile in the front row listening to President Mohammed Morsi give a 2 1/2-hour speech defending his year in office. El-Sissi even clapped
PATNA, India (AP) — Suspected Maoist rebels have shot and killed three policemen and two private security guards in an attack on a private construction company complex in eastern India, police said Thursday.
The more than 200 suspected
BEIJING (AP) — Drug manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline, under investigation in China on suspicion its employees bribed doctors, said Thursday its finance director for the country has been barred from leaving.
The executive, Steve Nechelput, has not been questioned or
TOKYO (AP) — Steam or vapors appeared to be coming from a damaged reactor building at Japan’s tsunami-crippled nuclear plant Thursday, but the plant operator said radiation levels were steady.
The video images showed a small amount of
KIROV, Russia (AP) — Russian judge finds opposition leader Alexei Navalny guilty of embezzlement.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Groundbreaking Internet series and movie actors could be the headliners in the upcoming Emmy Awards contest.
“House of Cards” and “Arrested Development,” which Netflix delivered to viewers on the Internet, not on TV, may