Kristen By Groot, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 1:00pm
Despite a threat from cable giant Comcast to take legal action, Philadelphia has banned employers from asking potential hires to provide their salary history, a move supporters say is a step toward closing the wage gap between men and women.
Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 12:54pm
The Idaho House Revenue and Taxation Committee voted Tuesday to bring the state's tax code in line with federal rules, despite facing objections from two lawmakers who argued the state should not be recognizing same-sex marriages.
Don Thompson, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 12:21pm
The operators of Backpage.com want new pimping charges tossed out, two weeks after the website that prosecutors dubbed an online brothel stopped advertising adult services amid a congressional investigation.
Matthew Daly and Ken Thomas, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 11:50am
President Donald Trump signed executive actions Tuesday to advance construction of the huge Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines, moving aggressively to overhaul America's energy policy and dealing a swift blow to Barack Obama's legacy on climate change.
Joan Lowy, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 11:44am
Senate Democrats on Tuesday offered a plan to spend $1 trillion on transportation and other infrastructure projects over 10 years, challenging President Donald Trump to join them on an issue where they hope to find common ground.
Dee-Ann Durbin, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 11:40am
The threat from President Donald Trump to tax Mexican-made cars sold in the U.S. would throw the auto industry into disarray, analysts say, forcing some uncomfortable choices: Raise car prices or swallow the cost. Stop selling Mexican-made cars in the U.S. but risk losing customers. Move production to the U.S. but make less money.
Jonathan J. Cooper, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 11:31am
Businesses looking to invalidate California's fee for carbon pollution take their arguments to a state appeals court Tuesday in a case that could determine the future of one of California's signature efforts to combat climate change.
Danica Kirka, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 10:56am
Britain's Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that Prime Minister Theresa May must get legislative approval to start the process of leaving the European Union, raising the possibility that lawmakers will delay her plans to trigger negotiations by the end of March.