Tax cuts promises from Republicans began taking firmer shape Tuesday when Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick unveiled a draft Senate budget that would deliver $3 billion in property relief to Texas homeowners.
Major business and economic events scheduled for Wednesday: All times are Eastern WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve policymakers meet to set interest rates and release statement, 2 p.m.
Five years ago, Denise Goerke, 58, was at the top of her game as a national saleswoman for Xerox when she began getting lost on roads she’d driven a hundred times, MyFoxAtlanta.com reported.
The Obama administration pitched a plan Tuesday to open up parts of the Atlantic Ocean to drilling for the first time, even as it moved to lock down parts of Alaska indefinitely.
Accident investigators say there are systemic weaknesses in the way natural gas providers protect against the rupture of major, high-pressure pipelines in populated areas.
The City and Borough of Juneau is exploring options so it doesn't have to ship leftovers from its waste treatment plants to Oregon.
Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., charged on Tuesday that the Obama administration is purposely slowing a congressional inquiry into the deadly 2012 terror attacks in Benghazi, Libya, and demanded greater cooperation from the State Department. Gowdy, chairman of the House Select Committee on Benghazi, said the committee recently received 15,000 pages of documents but needs more time to go through all of it.
Military and commercial vehicle maker AM General will start making Mercedes-Benz SUVs this summer under a new, multi-year contract with the German automaker.
Add American Airlines to the list of carriers that want to take you to Cuba.
Writing a novel can be a challenge for anyone, but for one Chinese woman, it seemed impossible due to her crippling cerebral palsy.
People who carry a gene variation associated with longevity have better brain cognition and are more resilient to aging, new research has found, paving the way for future treatments for brain aging and disease.
A senior Democratic senator's complaints Tuesday, and noisy protesters, underscored the Obama administration's challenge in seeking congressional approval for enhanced powers to cut trade deals with Japan, India and many other countries.
A group of Senate Democrats on Tuesday eased off their push for new Iran sanctions, potentially taking the wind out of the bipartisan effort to muscle through the legislation in the face of a President Obama veto threat.
For some travelers visiting Arizona for the Super Bowl, the trip may be just as memorable as the game.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says the state will help the Milwaukee Bucks pay for a new basketball arena with $220 million in bonds that would be paid for by projected growth in income taxes from NBA players.