01/14/2014 10:27amThree-term New York Rep. Bill Owens, who narrowly won re-election in 2012, has decided not to seek another term.
01/14/2014 11:50amIn her 17 months out of work, Lita Ness has heard all the criticisms of extended unemployment insurance that has led to the program getting suspended amid a partisan standoff in Congress.
01/14/2014 12:28pmA former Utah staffer for U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz has pleaded not guilty to lying about being injured in the Iraq War to collect disability benefits.
01/14/2014 12:43pmEx-U.S. Rep. Rick Renzi has filed an appeal that delays the start of his three-year prison sentence on convictions of public corruption and money laundering charges.
01/14/2014 1:40pmA spending bill written to fund the government through October would increase security at U.S. diplomatic facilities abroad.
01/14/2014 1:56pmA spending bill in Congress would restore $1.5 billion in aid to Egypt, but only on condition that the Egyptian government ensures democratic reform.
01/14/2014 2:28pmHomeowners worried that new federal flood maps will send their flood insurance premiums skyrocketing would get some short-term relief under a provision tucked into a massive government-wide funding bill.
01/14/2014 2:43pmA House Republican chairman is seeking from U.S. military officials the names of 72 detainees that Afghan President Hamid Karzai has ordered released from prison.