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Auto recalls on hold during govt shutdown

10/10/2013 1:40am
Lives and property are at greater risk because auto recalls and investigations of safety defects have been put on hold during the partial government shutdown, safety advocates said.

US holds out possibility of restoring aid to Egypt

10/10/2013 7:28am
While dissatisfied with Egypt's progress toward reinstating a democratic government, the U.S. is holding out the possibility of restoring hundreds of millions of dollars in aid if its Mideast ally moves toward free and fair elections.

Pentagon's No. 2 official stepping down

10/10/2013 2:47pm
Ashton Carter, the Pentagon's second-in-command, said Thursday he will step down in December, having served for two years under two secretaries of defense.

Texas fertilizer plant cited for safety lapses

10/10/2013 3:50pm
The Texas company that operated a fertilizer plant where a thunderous explosion in April killed 15 people is facing $118,300 in federal fines for two dozen serious safety violations, including a failure to have an emergency response plan, officials said Thursday.