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AP Sources: GOP weighs short-term debt limit hike

October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008 file photo, a man walks past a Fidelity Investments office in the Financial District of downtown Boston. On Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, the nation’s largest manager of money market mutual funds said that it no longer holds any U.S. government debt that comes due around the time [&hellip...

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Ex-cop killed after firing at US courthouse in WVa

October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

RETRANSMISSION TO CORRECT PHOTOGRAPHERS NAME – U.S. Deputy Marshal Chad Simpson walks near the Federal Building in Wheeling, W.Va, on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. West Virginia State Police say a man who fired shots at a federal courthouse in Wheeling has...

NYPD undercover officer in biker melee unmasked

October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In a court sketch Wojciech Braszczok is seen in criminal court in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. Braszczok, an undercover police detective, was arrested as fallout from a burst of motorcyclist mayhem reached a new level, with investigators saying the...

US cutting hundreds of millions in aid to Egypt

October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Wednesday, April 24, 2013, file photo, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, second left, stands with an Egyptian army official before laying a wreath at the tomb of late President Anwar al-Sadat in Cairo. U.S. officials said Wednesday,...

Jupiter-bound craft runs into problem after flyby

October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This 2010 artist’s rendering depicts NASA’s Juno spacecraft with Jupiter in the background. NASA’s Jupiter-bound spacecraft will swing by Earth for one last visit Wednesday Oct. 9, 2013 before speeding to the outer solar system....

3-star admiral fired as No. 2 nuclear commander

October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

This image provided by the U.S. Navy shows Navy Vice Adm. Tim Giardina in a Nov. 11, 2011, photo. The Navy says a Giardina was notified Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, that he has been relieved of duty as second-in-command at the military organization that oversees...

Food stamp recipients fret as stimulus boost ends

October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 photo, Jennifer Donald whose family receives money from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program also known as food stamps, eats dinner with her sons David, 6, left, and Donovan, 4, and daughter Jayla, 10, in Philadelphia....

USA Gymnastics ‘disappointed’ in racist remark

October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Gold medallist Simone Biles of the U.S. competes to win the floor exercise during the apparatus final at the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Antwerp, Belgium on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013. The 44th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Antwerp...

Obama to nominate Yellen as Bernanke successor

October 8, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Monday, June 3, 2013, file photo, Janet Yellen, vice chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, answers a question from a participant at the International Monetary Conference in Shanghai, China. President Barack will...

In ‘Afterlife,’ Archie Comics veers into horror

October 8, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

This image released by Archie Comics shows the character Jughead from”Afterlife With Archie,” a series debuting Wednesday, Oct. 9. The series written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and illustrated by Francesco Francavilla sees Archie, Betty, Jughead,...