Posted: 09/30/2013 - The Democratic-led Senate has rejected conditions that House Republicans attached to a temporary spending bill.
Posted: 09/30/2013 - As many as four dozen people were injured when two Chicago Transit Authority trains crashed at a station west of the city.
Updated: 09/30/2013 - The next move is up to the Senate -- but it's not expected to make a partial government shutdown tonight any less likely.
Posted: 09/30/2013 - The federal trial over the 2010 BP oil spill resumed Monday with a focus on the company's response to the disaster, with billions of dollars at stake as the two sides argue over how much oil spewed into the Gulf of Mexico.
Posted: 09/29/2013 - Officials say a small jet that took off from Idaho has crashed into a storage hangar and started a large fire.
Posted: 09/29/2013 - Organizers say 69-year-old Carl Enlow died after being hit by the rotor Friday night at the Bloomsburg Fair.
Posted: 09/29/2013 - Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif says Tehran is open to negotiations with the United States over its nuclear program, but Washington must end its crippling sanctions.
Posted: 09/29/2013 - A 53-year-old man with no known criminal history is being held in lieu of $1 million bond, accused of shooting and killing a preacher during a revival service in southwest Louisiana.
Posted: 09/29/2013 - NASA's newest delivery service pulled up at the International Space Station on Sunday after a week's delay, bringing more than a half-ton of meals and special treats to the astronauts who assisted in the high-flying feat.
Posted: 09/28/2013 - The ACLU has filed two complaints with Mississippi state officials, claiming that a Sikh truck driver was harassed by traffic cops for possessing a religious talisman and then further humiliated by a county judge who referred to his turban as "that rag."
Posted: 09/28/2013 - Damon Janes, 16, died three days after suffering an injury and losing consciousness during a football game in Portville, N.Y.
Posted: 09/28/2013 - The Boeing 737-300 was en route from Phoenix to Sacramento, Calif., when a 5-foot-long gash opened in the fuselage.
Updated: 09/28/2013 - The report by a team of fire experts cites improperly programmed radios, vague updates, and a 3minute communication blackout just before the flames engulfed the men.
Posted: 09/28/2013 - House Republicans will unveil a new bill for preventing a government shutdown on Tuesday that would also delay implementing the rest of President Barack Obama's health care law for one year.
Posted: 09/28/2013 - Air Force Gen. Robert Kehler, who heads Strategic Command, suspended the deputy commander, Navy Vice Adm. Tim Giardina, from his duties on Sept. 3, according to the command's top spokeswoman, Navy Capt. Pamela Kunze.
Posted: 09/28/2013 - Just as the U.S. economy is struggling to expand at a healthy pace, a pair of political standoffs threatens to slow growth and spook investors.
Posted: 09/28/2013 - A growing number of Republican-led states are moving aggressively to tighten voting rules.
Updated: 09/28/2013 - Police say five people have died after a car spun out and burst into flames, trapping some of those inside early Saturday morning.
Posted: 09/27/2013 - Girlfriend Shayana Jenkins, 24, of North Attleboro, is accused of perjury. Cousin Tanya Singleton, 37, of Bristol, Conn., is accused of conspiracy.
Posted: 09/27/2013 - Krokodil, Russian for “crocodile,” is a street drug used as a cheap substitute for heroin.
Posted: 09/27/2013 - Siblings testified that Khalil Wimes had to endure beatings, run laps and stand in the corner for hours because of his frequent vomiting.
Posted: 09/27/2013 - President Barack Obama says he's spoken by phone with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.
Posted: 09/27/2013 - The federal fingerprint in efforts to fix Detroit is growing larger as the Obama administration has found millions of dollars in grant money to help the bankrupt city hire more police and firefighters, and clear out blighted neighborhoods.