| Jan 3, 2012
If airfares confuse you as much as they confuse me, then I have some good news: Several new rules are going to make it easier to calculate the total cost of a ticket.
Starting Jan. 26, a new U.S. Transportation Department rule will require...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:35 PM
NEW YORK — What seemed inevitable for the NHL has become reality. The league canceled the first two weeks of the regular season on Thursday, the second time games have been lost because of a lockoutin seven years.
The announcement was made in a...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:39 PM
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid called on Republicans to cooperate with an expanded Democratic majority Wednesday, a day after the Democrats picked up at least one more seat in the chamber.
"It is better to dance than to fight," said Reid, D-Nevada....
| Jun 13, 2012
| 10:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP)— JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon told Congress on Wednesday that senior bank executives responsible for a $2 billion trading loss will probably have some of their pay taken back by the company.
“It’s likely that there...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 9:08 AM
First-term Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk faces a potentially long road back from a weekend stroke that his neurosurgeon said could leave the lawmaker with lasting physical damage but also a full mental recovery.
The 52-year-old North Shore politician...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Very few things unite Democratic and Republican senators in Washington. But unfortunately, one thing that does is attacking the human rights of Palestinians. And now they're are at it again. This time in the form of an anti-Palestinian amendment sponsored...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:58 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — New census data released Thursday affirm a clear and sustained drop in illegal immigration, ending more than a decade of increases.
The number of illegal immigrants in the U.S. dropped to an estimated 11.1 million last year...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 9:40 AM
The top Republican on the House Homeland Security Committee said Sunday that the length of the FBI's investigation into David Petraeus' extramarital affair raises serious questions about the government's response to potentially comprised intelligence.
| Nov 11, 2012
| 3:26 PM
The top Republican on the House Homeland Security Committee said Sunday that the length of the FBI's investigation into David Petraeus' extramarital affair raises serious questions about the government's response to potentially comprised intelligence....
| Oct 28, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Sarah Palin has told "Entertainment Tonight" that she would run for president in 2012 "if there's nobody else to do it." What does that mean? She will have a chance to expand on the comments this weekend on "Fox News Sunday." It airs at 9 a.m. Sunday on...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 4:32 PM
By BEN FOX Â SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) â Dayra Rivera saw the letter as a slap in the face for Puerto Ricans: No, Apple Inc. told her over the summer, you can't have the free iPhone case promised to U.S. customers. Apple, which was giving out pla...