Updated: 10/03/2013 - A former Kentucky marine who received the Medal of Honor, for his actions in Afghanistan, says he's thinking about a run for Congress. Especially after so many, including himself, are feeling the frustration over a lack of solutions coming from our nation's leaders.
Updated: 10/03/2013 - The White House says President Barack Obama has told congressional leaders he still won't negotiate over re-opening the government or raising the nation's borrowing limit.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - A jury has rejected a claim that the promoter of Michael Jackson's comeback concerts was negligent in hiring the doctor who killed the superstar with a drug overdose.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - Authorities say a tire on a church bus blew out and the bus hit a tractor-trailer and sport utility vehicle in northeastern Tennessee, killing eight people.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - The Republican-run House has rejected an effort by Democrats to force a quick end to the partial government shutdown.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - A U.S. research institute says new satellite imagery offers further signs that North Korea has restarted a nuclear reactor capable of producing plutonium for bombs.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - National Security Agency chief Gen. Keith Alexander is telling Congress that his agency once tested whether it could track Americans' cellphone locations, but he says the NSA does not use that capability.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - President Barack Obama has summoned congressional leaders to the White House on this, the second day of a partial government shutdown.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - The grand jury investigating whether other laws were broken in the case of a 16-year-old West Virginia girl raped in eastern Ohio last year is five months into its review without criminal charges.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - A federal appeals court has dismissed claims by an Oklahoma woman who says she wasn't hired by Abercrombie & Fitch because her headscarf conflicted with the retailer's dress code, which has since been changed.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - A White House official says President Barack Obama has invited congressional leaders to the White House Wednesday for a meeting.
Updated: 10/02/2013 - Tom Clancy, the celebrated author of espionage thrillers and clandestine military adventures, died Tuesday night at a Baltimore hospital, according to the New York Times. He was 66.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - The Jacksonville International Airport has reopened after a bomb squad removed a "destructive" device from the area.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - First slowed, then stalled by political gridlock, the vast machinery of government clanged into partial shutdown mode on Tuesday and President Barack Obama warned the longer it goes "the more families will be hurt."
Posted: 10/01/2013 - Analysts say the sales declines being reported in September by some major automakers today don't reflect a trend. And they're predicting a strong finish to the year for the auto industry.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - The stock market is closing higher as investors shrug off a partial shutdown of the U.S. government.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - A conservative group is airing television and radio ads urging Democrats to eliminate funding for President Barack Obama's health care law to resolve a government shutdown.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - The commissaries in the U.S. where military families buy discounted groceries are poised to shut their doors due to the partial government shutdown.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - President Barack Obama's nominee to be the nation's top energy regulator withdrew Tuesday, conceding he did not have enough support for confirmation.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - Family members say former Los Alamos National Laboratory Director Harold Agnew, who also worked on the Manhattan Project, has died. He was 92.
Updated: 10/01/2013 - Republicans and Democrats are deadlocked over GOP attempts to derail or delay the three-year-old health care law.
Posted: 09/30/2013 - Union officials say the Federal Aviation Administration is furloughing nearly 3,000 inspectors at the heart of the agency's safety operations because of Congress' federal budget impasse.
Updated: 10/01/2013 - The White House's budget office says it's notifying federal agencies that the government will shut down Tuesday.