Immigration reform continues to meet resistance
Anna Jiang - Jul 17, 2014
Immigration reform continues to meet resistance
Speaker of the House John Boehner spoke Thursday on the unlikeliness of any immigration reform bill to pass before recess is take.
Report: NSA surveillance is harming freedom of press Report: NSA surveillance is harming freedom of press
Ella Vincent - 18 hours ago
Released report finds that government surveillance is hurting the press,
Sarah Palin launches online channel with higher monthly cost than Netflix Sarah Palin launches online channel with higher monthly cost than Netflix
Ella Vincent - 19 hours ago
The former Alaska governor starts a streaming news channel.
President Obama urges African nations to take charge of their economy President Obama urges African nations to take charge of their economy
Anna Jiang - 19 hours ago
Obama gives a preview of next weeks' U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington.
NYPD to re-evaluate officer training after accidental death
NYPD to re-evaluate officer training after accidental death
Anna Jiang - Jul 22, 2014
The New York Police Department plans to review its officer training procedures after an attempted arrest turned tragic.

Texas to send National Guard to Mexican border
Texas to send National Guard to Mexican border
Ella Vincent - Jul 22, 2014
Texas governor sends troops to border to stem flow of undocumented children.

Hillary Clinton open to support anti-Citizens United amendment
Hillary Clinton open to support anti-Citizens United amendment
Anna Jiang - Jul 22, 2014

Obama pushes for more investment in transportation
Obama pushes for more investment in transportation
Ella Vincent - Jul 18, 2014
The president wants more Congressional funding for roads and bridges,

California rules death penalty unconstitutional
California rules death penalty unconstitutional
Anna Jiang - Jul 16, 2014
California federal judge declares the state's death penalty constitutional due to delays and lack of consistency.

President Obama to broaden the climate agenda
President Obama to broaden the climate agenda
Anna Jiang - Jul 16, 2014
President Obama released a new set of initiatives aimed at taking immediate action against climate change.

Does money determine political race outcomes?
Does money determine political race outcomes?
Anna Jiang - Jul 15, 2014
Reported campaign funds suggest Governor Cuomo has the upper hand in upcoming election.

Poll: Few Americans support impeaching Obama
Poll: Few Americans support impeaching Obama
Ella Vincent - Jul 15, 2014
Famous Republicans like Sarah Palin want the president impeached, but they have little support nationwide.

Key players in S&P 500's two largest cap sectors to report quarterly results
Key players in S&P 500's two largest cap sectors to report quarterly results
David Keup - Jul 13, 2014
Investors will get an early preview on whether corporate America backs a rosier economic picture this week.

Trump Plaza may be another Atlantic City gambling casino to close in Sept.
Trump Plaza may be another Atlantic City gambling casino to close in Sept.
David Keup - Jul 12, 2014
Trump Entertainment Resorts could shutter Trump Plaza and casino by earliest as Sept. 16.

Obama slams Boehner's proposed lawsuit: 'It's a political stunt'
Obama slams Boehner's proposed lawsuit: 'It's a political stunt'
Aaron Sims - Jul 12, 2014
Speaker Boehner's office outlined the proposed lawsuit on Thursday.

Donald Trump on Rosie O'Donnell's return: 'It'll have a short-term positive impact'
Donald Trump on Rosie O'Donnell's return: 'It'll have a short-term positive impact'
Aaron Sims - Jul 11, 2014
O'Donnell and Trump have long been public enemies.

Conservatives consider Obama's immigration aid request
Conservatives consider Obama's immigration aid request
Anna Jiang - Jul 09, 2014
Republican lawmakers are deliberating the President's multi billion dollar immigration aid request.

Cruz demands investigation of Cochran primary win
Cruz demands investigation of Cochran primary win
Ella Vincent - Jul 08, 2014
The Mississippi Republican senate primary has garnered national attention.

Village in Illinois looking to create medical marijuana cultivation regulations
Village in Illinois looking to create medical marijuana cultivation regulations
David Keup - Jul 06, 2014
Village of Plainfield board of trustees will decide on a proposal to draft an ordinance to amend the zoning code to include regulations for medical marijuana cultivations centers and dispensaries.

Chinese food manufacturer in center of food safety scandal
David Keup - Jul 27, 2014
Shanghai Husi Food Co. has been accused of forging production dates on smoked beef patties and then selling them after they expired.

Poll: One third of Americans believe Obama should be impeached
Aaron Sims - Jul 27, 2014
According to the poll, 57 percent of Republicans support an attempt to impeach the president.

Investors are concerned about Amazon's profitability
David Keup - Jul 26, 2014
Some industry analyst and experts say Amazon's stock is overvalued.

More than 1,500 unaccompanied children placed in New Jersey
Anna Jiang - Jul 24, 2014
The number of immigrant children placed with sponsors in New Jersey is among the highest in the nation.

Paul Ryan presents seemingly bipartisan anti-poverty proposal
Ella Vincent - Jul 24, 2014
Wisconsin governor presents different plan in Congress than previous proposals.

Newt Gingrich isn't happy about Bush and Clinton friendship
Anna Jiang - Jul 23, 2014
Newt Gingrich calls the Bush family's friendship with Bill Clinton a huge mistake.

VA nominee promises reform at Congressional hearing
Ella Vincent - Jul 23, 2014
Robert McDonald is Obama appointee to be Veteran Affairs Secretary.

Obama signs order protecting LGBT federal employees
Ella Vincent - Jul 21, 2014
President signs executive order making bias against LGBT employees of federal contractors illegal.

Mixed reviews last week for U.S. economic indicators and financial markets
David Keup - Jul 20, 2014
Despite U.S. equities climbing last week, financial professionals are anxious about unsustainable levels and see a possible bubble.

Despite geopolitical tensions in the Ukraine and Gaza Strip, U.S. dollar remains steady
David Keup - Jul 19, 2014
Investors are keeping a wary eye on the geopolitical unrest in the Ukraine and the Gaza Strip.

Obama: We will drill for oil on east coast
David Keup - Jul 19, 2014
Announcement applauded by U.S. oil and gas companies and the business world, not by environmentalists.

Congressional Democrats demand to know cost of lawsuit against Obama
Ella Vincent - Jul 17, 2014
Democrats say GOP lawsuit against Obama is frivolous.

Gay marriage given the green light in Florida Keys
Anna Jiang - Jul 17, 2014
Circuit Judge Garcia rules in favor of gay couples in the Florida Keys.

Americans worry about depleted Federal Highway Trust Fund
Anna Jiang - Jul 14, 2014
The House of Representatives will try to strike a deal with the Senate to keep the funding coming.

KKK membership ends careers of two Florida police officers
Ella Vincent - Jul 14, 2014
Two Florida policemen forced to resign after Klan membership is discovered.

Rick Perry and Rand Paul spark Republican party divide
Ella Vincent - Jul 14, 2014
Rand Paul and Rick Perry's dueling op-eds have started an intra-party debate,

Amazon seeking permission to deliver packages via drones
David Keup - Jul 12, 2014
Letter sent to Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) seeks usage of self-guided aircrafts.

Star power: Jennifer Lopez posts out-of-this-world selfie with Michelle Obama
Aaron Sims - Jul 12, 2014
FLOTUS was preparing to address LULAC when the organization learned that Lopez was nearby working on a reality TV show.

US colleges are slacking in their rape investigations
Anna Jiang - Jul 09, 2014
Nearly half of colleges surveyed failed to formally investigate rape cases that were reported.

White House: Illegal immigrant children will be deported
Ella Vincent - Jul 09, 2014
Unaccompanied minor children at U.S. border will be sent back to Central American countries.

Cleveland is site of 2016 Republican National Convention: Will the GOP gain an advantage?
Ella Vincent - Jul 09, 2014
Midwestern city will host GOP convention in two years.

Obama Administration to relocate teachers
Anna Jiang - Jul 07, 2014
Obama Administration attempts to place better teachers in high-poverty schools.

Washington state issues its first licenses for pot stores
Ella Vincent - Jul 07, 2014
Recreational marijuana stores in Washington receive their first licenses to sell the drug.

Hillary Clinton's book falls to second on the New York Times' Best Sellers List
Anna Jiang - Jul 07, 2014
Hillary Clinton's "Hard Choices" is surpassed by a reporter's tell-all book about the Clinton and Obama families.

SunTrust Mortgage agrees to settle after mortgage misrepresentation allegations
David Keup - Jul 05, 2014
SunTrust will pay up to $274 million to thousands of customers who were harmed financially.

Hillary Clinton to critics: Relax, fees have been donated
Aaron Sims - Jul 05, 2014
Clinton will receive $225,000 from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas in October.

Supreme Court blocks contraception mandate for Christian college
Ella Vincent - Jul 04, 2014
The ruling comes soon after the Hobby Lobby decision ending contraception coverage for employees on religious grounds.

Lawmakers urge for Colorado's same-sex marriage ban to be overturned
Anna Jiang - Jul 03, 2014
Five gay lawmakers call out for the same-sex marriage ban in Colorado to be overturned effective immediately.

The Illinois Supreme Court rejects pension reductions
Anna Jiang - Jul 03, 2014
The Illinois Supreme Court ruled that the state constitution clearly protects against reductions in retirement pensions.

Supreme Court rules partial public employees can opt out of union dues
Ella Vincent - Jul 03, 2014
The Supreme Court rules that quasi public workers don't have to pay union dues.

Poll reveals worst president since WWII and it's not George W. Bush
Aaron Sims - Jul 03, 2014
The economy and jobs are the most important issues facing the country today, voters say.

Obama says he has unfinished business with the banking industry
Aaron Sims - Jul 03, 2014
"We have to continue to see how can we rebalance the economy sensibly," President Obama said in a radio interview on Wednesday.

Florida ban on same-sex marriage contested in court
Anna Jiang - Jul 02, 2014
Florida is the latest state to have a ban on same-sex marriage challenged in court.

Obama voices disappointment in Congress
Anna Jiang - Jul 02, 2014
President Obama openly mocked Congress during a speech on Tuesday.

Congress struggles to replenish federal highway budget
Anna Jiang - Jul 02, 2014
Congress decides between three proposals to return money to the Federal Highway Trust Fund.