Joan Lowy, Associated Press | Posted Feb 11th - 6:21pm
A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation's air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by airlines and other aviation interests.
Niniek Karmini, Associated Press | Posted Feb 11th - 6:11pm
Human Rights Watch on Friday urged Indonesian President Jokowi Widodo to protect gay and lesbian rights, a day after his government told instant messaging apps to remove stickers featuring same-sex couples in the latest high-profile attempt to discourage visible homosexuality in the socially conservative country.
Melinda Deslatte, Associated Press | Posted Feb 11th - 5:30pm
Payments to Louisiana's colleges from the TOPS free college tuition program were put on hold Thursday because of uncertainties about the state's budget and questions about whether the popular program could be on the chopping block.
Lisa Lerer and Ken Thomas, Associated Press | Posted Feb 11th - 5:30pm
After an overwhelming loss in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton is staking a campaign comeback on her ability to woo black and Latino voters, placing outreach to those communities at the center of her strategy to re-energize her 2016 bid.
Gary Fineout, Associated Press | Posted Feb 11th - 5:11pm
Separated by nearly $1 billion in spending and differences over everything from tax cuts to health care spending, the Florida Legislature has less than a month left in its regular session to reach a deal on a new state budget.
Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | Posted Feb 11th - 4:30pm
A key House Republican is renewing a GOP push to allow drug tests for low-income food stamp recipients, a move to help states like Wisconsin, where Gov. Scott Walker has sued the federal government to permit screening.