U.S. stocks turned slightly higher after the Federal Reserve did exactly what investors expected: Scaling back its support for the economy. Stock indexes edged higher after spending most of the day in the red.
Nedra Pickler, Associated Press | posted 24 minutes ago
Pointing the finger at Republicans for congressional inaction, President Barack Obama chided lawmakers Wednesday for spending the waning days before their month-long summer break trying to sue him rather than addressing economic issues that could boost the middle class.
The Associated Press | posted 43 minutes ago
Thousands of people are trekking to a Bavarian farmer's field to check out a mysterious set of crop circles.
Peter Svensson, Associated Press | posted 44 minutes ago
3-D printing is all the rage. You can hit a button on your computer, which sends a file to a printer, which produces a small 3-D object out of plastic. It's a cool technology, but it's not exactly a hands-on way to make things.
Janet McConnaughey, Associated Press | posted 14 minutes ago
Lawyers for people who say defective Chinese drywall wrecked their homes are again suing the manufacturers. And the lawsuit adds a new defendant — the Chinese commission that oversees 117 companies including in aerospace, nuclear power and electronics.
Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press | posted 14 minutes ago
Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer woes that paralyzed the president's new health care program last fall, nonpartisan investigators said in testimony released Wednesday.
Menelaos Hadjicostis, Associated Press | posted 34 minutes ago
Cyprus' president on Wednesday rebuffed an International Monetary Fund assessment that Cyprus will need to make additional spending cuts to meet a key target of its financial rescue program.
Andrew Welsh-Huggins, Associated Press | posted 34 minutes ago
The director of a state prisons oversight committee says there appears to be legitimate concerns about the job a private vendor is doing feeding Ohio inmates.
Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press | posted 34 minutes ago
The Federal Reserve is further slowing the pace of its bond purchases because it thinks an improving U.S. economy needs less help. But it's offering no clearer hint of when it will start raising its benchmark short-term interest rate.
Ben Nuckols, Associated Press | posted 34 minutes ago
Federal investigators looking for fraud in the nation's capital are scrutinizing a program meant to give local contractors a share of major construction projects, people familiar with the probe have told The Associated Press.
Stephen Ohlemacher, Associated Press | posted 42 minutes ago
A former IRS official at the heart of the agency's tea party controversy called some right-wing Republicans "crazies" and more in emails released Wednesday.
Becky Bohrer, Associated Press | posted 44 minutes ago
A federal judge has dismissed the state's lawsuit over the closure of national wildlife refuges during the partial federal government shutdown last year.
The Associated Press | posted 54 minutes ago
In a story July 29 about consumer debt reported to collection agencies, The Associated Press erroneously indicated that 80 percent of Americans have no debt on file. The study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute found that 20 percent of Americans with credit records have no debt on file.
Terry Wallace, Associated Press | posted 54 minutes ago
Law school graduates taking the bar exam in multiple states experienced delays when they tried to submit their answers on the test's first day. The Florida-based testing software provider blamed a processing issue and said it had been fixed as of Wednesday morning.
Russ Bynum, Associated Press | posted 54 minutes ago
The trial of three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak linked to a Georgia peanut plant could keep jurors tied up at least two months.
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