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India launches first mission to Mars

Updated: 11/05/2013 - India has launched its first spacecraft bound for Mars, a complex mission that it hopes will demonstrate and advance technologies for space travel.

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IG finds States' child care requirements too lax

Updated: 11/05/2013 - Parents with children in day care often assume workers have cleared background checks and the facility has passed unannounced inspections, but a review released Tuesday finds many states don't have such requirements.

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New Jersey mall shooting suspect dead

Updated: 11/05/2013 - Authorities say a man suspected of firing multiple shots and causing a lock down at New Jersey's largest shopping mall has been found dead of a self-inflicted wound.

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Feds urge students to check loan repayment plans

Posted: 11/04/2013 - The Education Department says it will begin reaching out by email this month to about 3.5 million federal student loan borrowers. They will be encouraged to learn more about their repayment options, especially whether they qualify for an income-based repayment plan.

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Experts say nuclear power needed to slow warming

Posted: 11/03/2013 - Some of the world's top climate scientists say wind and solar energy won't be enough to head off extreme global warming, and they're asking environmentalists to support the development of safer nuclear power as one way to cut fossil fuel pollution.

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Gunman with evident hate for TSA opens fire at LAX

Posted: 11/02/2013 - Officials say the suspect in the Los Angeles International Airport shootings had a lot of ammunition as well as a note indicating a grudge against TSA agents and "pigs."

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Michigan man claims he told US where bin Laden was

Posted: 11/01/2013 - A Michigan man claims he tipped federal investigators to the location of Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan years before his killing and is seeking the $25 million reward.

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Red Sox win WS title, beat Cards 6-1 in Game 6

Updated: 10/31/2013 - David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox romped to their third World Series championship in 10 seasons, thumping October ace Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 Wednesday night in Game 6.

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Veterans make up growing share of federal workers

Updated: 10/31/2013 - The federal government says it hired the highest percentage of military veterans in more than two decades in fiscal year 2012, with veterans making up about 29 percent of the 195,000 new employees.

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Govt sues company that handled Snowden vetting

Posted: 10/30/2013 - The Justice Department is stepping into a lawsuit against the company that handled the background check of National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden.

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Kentucky coal miners rally in nation's capital

Updated: 10/29/2013 - Miners from Kentucky and other states joined 30 members of Congress in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday to rally against regulatory polices they say are killing jobs in coal country.

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1 year on, Sandy survivors to light up shore

Updated: 10/29/2013 - Superstorm Sandy survivors are keeping vigil along the water's edge one year after the devastating storm flooded hundreds of miles of coastline and destroyed whole communities.

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