By Susan Svrluga, Washington Post on Dec. 08, 2016, at 9:19 a.m.
A woman was charged with making death threats to the father of a boy who was killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre.
By Daniel Trotta, Reuters on Dec. 08, 2016, at 8:54 a.m.
Nearly 60 percent of transgender Americans have avoided using public restrooms for fear of confrontation, saying they have been harassed and assaulted.
By Peter Holley, Washington Post on Dec. 08, 2016, at 8:49 a.m.
“I was crying until I went to bed that night.”
By Lenny Bernstein, Washington Post on Dec. 08, 2016, at 8:44 a.m.
For the first time in more than two decades, life expectancy for Americans declined last year — a troubling development linked to a panoply of worsening health problems in the United States.
By Richard Cowan, Reuters on Dec. 08, 2016, at 7:01 a.m.
President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday picked a fossil fuel industry defender as his top environmental official, another retired general as homeland security chief and Iowa’s governor as U.S. ambassador to China in choices at odds with some of his recent pronouncements.
By Thomas Gibbons-Neff, The Washington Post on Dec. 08, 2016, at 7 a.m.
U.S. Army Sgt. First Class Allan Brown died Tuesday, nearly a month after he was wounded during a suicide bombing at Bagram air base in northeastern Afghanistan.
By Darren Fishell on Dec. 06, 2016, at 5:21 p.m.
Digital and print mapmaker DeLorme will not get a hearing before the nation’s top court.
By Liz Hampton, Reuters on Dec. 06, 2016, at 3:02 p.m.
Shippers who expected to see another 570,000 barrels of daily Bakken pipeline capacity in 2017 will have to find new ways to move supply.
By Greg Stohr, Bloomberg on Dec. 06, 2016, at 1:41 p.m.
Justice Sonia Sotomayor said Apple might not be entitled to Samsung’s entire profit on 11 infringing smartphones.
By Craig Whitlock and Bob Woodward, Washington Post on Dec. 06, 2016, at 10:09 a.m.
The Pentagon has buried an internal study that exposed $125 billion in administrative waste in its business operations.
By Doina Chiacu and Diane Bartz, Reuters on Dec. 06, 2016, at 6:34 a.m.
Ben Carson overcame his stated qualms about a lack of government experience on Monday to accept the president-elect’s nomination.
By Ernest Scheyder and Terray Sylvester, Reuters on Dec. 06, 2016, at 6:29 a.m.
“The people who are supporting us … they can return home and enjoy this winter with their families. Same with law enforcement.”
By Isaac Stein, The Keene Sentinel on Dec. 05, 2016, at 6:04 p.m.
Moosehead Brewery has several registered U.S. trademarks, including the word “moose” in alcoholic beverages and any moose image pertaining to the alcoholic beverage industry.
By Andrew Harris and David McLaughlin, Bloomberg on Dec. 05, 2016, at 5:57 p.m.
Aetna Inc.’s proposal to salvage its $37 billion takeover of Humana Inc. by selling assets to a smaller company isn’t convincing the Justice Department, which told a federal judge that the remedy poses risks for seniors who depend on Medicare.
By Leslie Patton, Bloomberg on Dec. 05, 2016, at 3:59 p.m.
McDonald’s Corp., losing ground in its battle for the nation’s coffee drinkers, is planning to shake up its McCafe brand — part of a bid to challenge Starbucks Corp. and Dunkin’ Donuts.
By Reuters on Dec. 05, 2016, at 12:08 p.m.
Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc. said on Monday it would buy broadband service provider FairPoint Communications Inc.
By Seth Kelley, Reuters on Dec. 05, 2016, at 9:22 a.m.
By Emily Langer, The Washington Post on Dec. 05, 2016, at 6:06 a.m.
By Ernest Scheyder and Valerie Volcovici, Reuters on Dec. 04, 2016, at 6:26 p.m.
“The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and all of Indian Country will be forever grateful to the Obama administration for this historic decision,” said Standing Rock Chairman Dave Archambault II.
By Ylan Q. Mui, The Washington Post on Dec. 04, 2016, at 2:29 p.m.
Trump declared that he intends to incentivize businesses to stay in America by lowering corporate taxes and slashing regulations, two key components of his economic agenda.