09/30/2013 11:55amA rare full appeals court Monday wrestled with whether it should overturn the conviction of an alleged al-Qaida propagandist, who argues the acts he was convicted for were not considered crimes at the time he committed them.
09/30/2013 1:14pmThe Agriculture Department says 524 schools _ out of about 100,000 _ have dropped out of the federally subsidized national school lunch program since the government introduced new standards for healthier foods last year.
09/30/2013 3:19pmThe Environmental Protection Agency failed to train employees to search secret government email accounts used by senior officials for messages they were required to turn over under public records requests and congressional inquiries, the inspector general said Monday in a new report. It said senior officials who used the accounts said they did not intend to circumvent federal records laws.
09/30/2013 4:19pmThe U.S. Education Department on Monday excused Texas from the most strenuous requirements of the Bush-era No Child Left Behind law, granting the state a reprieve from some of the standardized testing-based accountability standards it helped pioneer.
09/30/2013 6:27pmGetting covered under President Barack Obama's health care law might take you more than one sitting. In a media preview Monday, it felt like a cross between doing your taxes and making an important purchase that requires research.